Tag: 'Aaron Purcell'

Swacadelic on track for Pakenham Cup tilt

Trainer Aaron Purcell is confident Swacadelic will be better suited over 2500m in the Pakenham Cup after his fifth in the Ballarat Cup.

Australian Hurdle next target for Two Hats

After winning the Galleywood Hurdle on his home track at Warrnambool, Two Hats is off to Sandown for a shot at the Australian Hurdle.

Swacadelic lines up for fifth try at 3200m

Trainer Aaron Purcell is hoping Swacadelic gets his opportunity to win at 3200m for the first time when he runs in the Andrew Ramsden Stakes...
Aaron Purcell

Two Hats lands feature Warrnambool hurdle

Aaron Purcell has returned to his base at Warrnambool following a stint at Caulfield and has landed the Galleywood Hurdle with Two Hats.

Purcell set to unveil import at Caulfield

Imported galloper Snoano, a winner during the Royal meeting at Ascot, is set to make his Australian debut in the Listed Anniversary Stakes at Caulfield.

Two last chances at Sandown for Purcell

As Aaron Purcell prepares to hand back control of the Caulfield stables to Ciaron Maher, he has two remaining chances for city success at Sandown.

Purcell aims to bow out a Group One winner with Aloisia

Aloisia gave caretaker trainer Aaron Purcell his first Group One win and could give him his last for the time being as he hands the...

Fox Swift to bounce back at Caulfield

Already a stakes-winning filly, three-year-old Fox Swift will be tested for a tilt at Group company when she runs at Caulfield.
Bons Away

Purcell favours G1 for sprinter Bons Away

Trainer Aaron Purcell favours starting Bons Away in the Group One William Reid at Moonee Valley but has also entered him for Mornington.
Aaron Purcell

Purcell keeping options open for future

Aaron Purcell will go back to training at Warrnambool once Ciaron Maher's suspension ends and he returns to Caulfield.

Purcell confident going into Newmarket

Trainer Aaron Purcell says Merchant Navy has had a faultless build-up to the Newmarket Handicap and expects the colt to be hard to beat in...

Distance rise expected to suit Rellson

Trainer Aaron Purcell believes Rellson will appreciate a step up in distance in the Autumn Classic as he continues on a path towards the Australian...
Oakleigh Plate

Facts and figures on the Oakleigh Plate

A look at the history and what the key players are saying about the Group One Oakleigh Plate at Caulfield.

Aaron Purcell content with Aloisia’s progress

Aloisia is progressing nicely for her return to racing with trainer Aaron Purcell not concerned with her last placing in a Cranbourne trial.
Merchant Navy, trained by Ciaron Maher

Merchant Navy to be nominated for G2 Rubiton Stakes

A decision in which race Group One winner Merchant Navy makes his return will be made after the release of nominations for the Rubiton Stakes.

Lady Esprit causes upset at Caulfield

The Aaron Purcell-trained Lady Esprit has upset odds-on favourite Snitty Kitty to win the Listed WJ Adams Stakes at Caulfield.

Aaron Purcell happy with autumn hopefuls Aloisia & Merchant Navy

Group One-winning stablemates Merchant Navy and Aloisia have been among the carnival contenders at an important set of jump-outs at Caulfield.

Two Flemington runners for Aaron Purcell stable at Flemington

The Aaron Purcell stable will have two each-way chances in separate support races on Kensington Stakes day at Flemington.

Former WA horse Lite’n In My Veins chasing first Melbourne win

Trainer Aaron Purcell is expecting a good showing from former Perth horse Lite'n In My Veins in the Chester Manifold Stakes.

Aaron Purcell aims for big finish to stand in stint at Sandown

Former German galloper Guizot will be out to turn around recent city placings when he runs for Aaron Purcell at Sandown.
Aloisia

Why Aloisia is under the odds for the 2017 Crown Oaks

ALOISIA is the current odds-on favourite to the next Thursday’s Crown Oaks, but where’s the value? There’s little doubting her form leading into the Oaks...
Top colt Jukebox

Jukebox completes Caulfield tune up for Coolmore Stud Stakes

TRAINER Aaron Purcell admitted that star galloper Jukebox “needed” its run in Blue Sapphire Stakes to prepare for an assault on the Coolmore Stud Stakes...