Tag: 'Auckland Cup'

Ladies First

Trainer Allan Sharrock looks towards Auckland Cup with Ladies First

Kawi’s season might be over, but New Plymouth trainer Allan Sharrock has a Group One firmly in his sights with another emerging star of his...
High Spirits

Auckland Cup start on the cards for High Spirits

A strong showing on Saturday can earn the emerging mare High Spirits a shot at a Group 1 feature. “She’s nominated for the Nathans at...
Diesel

Diesel being set for G1 Auckland Cup

Shaun and Emma Clotworthy are confident that Diesel’s free-running style can be put to good use over more ground. The Byerley Park trainers have a...
Ladies First

Trainer confident Auckland Cup is his: “They’ll be in a world of pain”

Weather forecasts will be the least of Allan Sharrock’s worries ahead of a Group One target for his talented staying mare Ladies First. The New...
Charles Road

Charles Road repays Jake Bayliss’ effort to waste for Auckland Cup

A lean and hungry Jake Bayliss was rewarded at Ellerslie for his belief. The Australian jockey’s New Zealand stint gained further momentum on Saturday with...
Caprikosa

Peter Williams hoping for luck with outsiders Caprikosa & Symphonic

Peter Williams is happy to roll the dice with two talented five-year-old mares on Saturday’s Karaka Million night at Ellerslie, despite impediments facing the pair....
Promise To Reign

Promise To Reign to drop back in trip ahead of Auckland Cup

Group performer Promise To Reign will drop back in trip next time out. “We’re going to bypass the City of Auckland Cup and she’s going...
Wait A Sec

Wait A Sec will tackle G3 mile race before G1 Auckland Cup

Wait A Sec will be back in action early next month to continue his build-up toward the Group 1 Auckland Cup (3200m). The Barfoot and...
Irish Moon

Kelso pair set for black type racing

MATAMATA training pair Bev and Ken Kelso are going into Saturday’s Counties meeting hopeful rather than confident with their two black-type contenders. They will be...