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Mr Brightside has announced himself as a spring contender with a dogged first-up victory at Caulfield. The Ben and J D Hayes-trained galloper took out the Group 2 P B Lawrence …

He put the writing on the wall with a dominant three length victory at Kensington on debut and the John O’Shea prepared Zoukerino ($6.50) has taken the next step by winning …

Archie Alexander will be in the good books at home with his wife Annie sharing in the ownership of Caulfield winner Bound For Home. Trainer Archie Alexander conceded he was being …

Giga Kick has provided former picnic turned jumps jockey Clayton Douglas with his first Group race win as trainer taking out the Vain Stakes at Caulfield. Victory in the Group 3 1100m …

The Chris Waller-trained five-year-old was too strong for race favourite Titanium Power ($2.60F) by one length, with stablemate to the winner Oscar Zulu ($5) a further length and a quarter back in …

Wyong based conditioner Kristen Buchanan knows how to train a Midway winner. When Oakfield Arrow ($11) saluted at Rosehill Gardens today it marked the sixth time she has won the race since …

Trainer Shane Nichols knew when he arrived at Caulfield last month for the first-up run of Streets Of Avalon it was not going to be his day. Rain softened the …

Clayton Douglas is under no illusions at the difficult task confronting Giga Kick at Caulfield. Undefeated in his first two starts, Giga Kick runs in the Group 3 Vain Stakes (1100m) on …

Peter and Paul Snowden are hoping a return to Caulfield will help Ebhaar return to winning form. Since a disappointing autumn campaign abandoned after two runs, a lot of work …

Usually conservative in his placement of horses, John O’Shea is pitching debut winner Zoukerino straight into black-type company and his reasons for the move are twofold. Not only does the astute horseman …

Gerald Ryan will saddle up three horses at Rosehill on Saturday and it is no coincidence Tyler Schiller is riding two of them. Ryan is a fan of Sydney’s reigning champion apprentice …

A bold return by the aptly named Hope In Your Heart would provide the perfect tonic for Kerry Parker as stable darling Think It Over continues his treatment for a tendon injury. The …

Anthony and Sam Freedman are confident Sinawann is a weight-for-age galloper in the making and hope to take that approach into the Melbourne Spring Carnival. After the imported galloper’s autumn campaign was derailed …

The Peter and Paul Snowden-trained I Am Superman is Melbourne bound to dodge the continued wet weather in Sydney. The imported galloper is set to resume in the Group 2 P …

Golden Slipper winner Fireburn will be in illustrious company when she makes her first public appearance of the new season in a Rosehill barrier trial. The filly will step out in a …

No filly has won The Rosebud for a decade, but Peter and Paul Snowden are hoping they have the horse to break the drought in stakes placegetter Miss Hellfire. One of …

After preparing for their comebacks in Sydney, Hawkes Racing will unveil a couple of their three-year-olds in stakes races at Caulfield. Dual winner Semillion runs in the Group 3 Vain Stakes (1100m) for …

Trainer Bruce Kay has urged punters not to overlook Sheikh It as he aims for his first success in the XXXX Broome Cup (2200m) on Saturday. Kay had his first …