Tag: 'Australian Derby'

Gai Waterhouse

Waterhouse, Bott after another St Leger

Progressive staying three-year-old Sacramento will be out to add to the Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott stable's impressive recent record in the VRC St Leger.
Quick Thinker

Quick Thinker to cap fine campaign

Cambridge trainers Murray Baker and Andrew Forsman look forward to Saturdays even more than usual at present. With New Zealand likely into its final week...
The Chosen One

Sydney Cup the chosen race for Kiwi stayer

Cambridge trainers Murray Baker and Andrew Forsman are in search of more Australian riches this weekend when The Chosen One contests the Group 1 Sydney...

Probabeel flies NZ flag in Australian Oaks

Trainer Jamie Richards is satisfied he has pulled the right rein in extending Probabeel's autumn campaign to include a tilt at the Australian Oaks.
Opie Bosson

Bosson making hay while Sydney sun shines

Kiwi jockey Opie Bosson is making the most of his opportunities and fresh from landing the Group 1 Australian Derby (2400m) aboard Quick Thinker at...

Zebrowski brightens Windsor Park bubble

A stirring performance from promising three-year-old Zebrowski in Saturday’s Group 1 Australian Derby (2400m), at just his sixth career start, has lifted the spirits of...
Quick Thinker

Quick Thinker provides Baker with fifth Derby

Cambridge trainers Murray Baker and Andrew Forsman have done it again. Their names are synonymous with Derby success and the Kiwi conditioners applied their deft...
Not An Option

Champagne Stakes an Option for classy juvenile

Cambridge trainer Tony Pike was pleased with the efforts of classy juvenile Not An Option after he ran on late to finish third in the...
Quick Thinker

Quick Thinker wins Group 1 Australian Derby

New Zealand visitor Quick Thinker has taken out a thrilling Australian Derby to give his co-trainer Murray Baker his fifth win in the Group One...

Fast facts about the ATC Australian Derby

A look at the Australian Derby - the blue riband for three-year-olds.

Freedman fires Sydney Cup Warning

Trainer Anthony Freedman is looking for a superior staying performance from Warning in the ATC Australian Derby before confirming Sydney Cup plans.
Gerald Ryan

Cultural edge to Ryan’s Group One trio

Cultural Amnesia is the least seasoned of trainer Gerald Ryan's three-strong Sires' Produce Stakes team but he is open to the most improvement.
Shadow Hero

Josh Parr confident he is on Derby Hero

Jockey Josh Parr has developed a close partnership with Shadow Hero and he has absolute belief the horse can stay the distance in the ATC...
Quick Thinker

Baker after fifth Australian Derby success

Even with the coronavirus forcing him to stay in New Zealand, trainer Murray Baker is set to again make his presence felt in the ATC...
Sherwood Forest

Technology vital in Sydney preparation

Technology has been a godsend for Tony Pike in preparing his trio of Sydney runners for their Autumn assignments. Not An Option, The Bostonian, and...

Uncomplicated adds to Kendrick reputation

Stuart Kendrick has again shown his knack with cheap horses after Uncomplicated scored an upset win at the Sunshine Coast.

Castelvecchio can join sire as Derby hero

Castelvecchio will be out to join his sire Dundeel on the Australian Derby honour roll, with the colt favourite to win the Group One race...
Nature Strip

Star-studded fields for Randwick features

Fields have been declared for the four Group One races on day one of The Championships including a star-studded line-up of sprinters in the TJ...
Mark Newnham

Newnham believes racing can continue

Group One-winning trainer Mark Newnham believes racing can keep going with participants doing their part to adhere to all the protocols in place.
Quick Thinker

Bosson on Quick Thinker in Australian Derby

New Zealander Quick Thinker will back up in the Australian Derby with Opie Bosson replacing James McDonald who is committed to Castelvecchio.
Shadow Hero

Mark Newnham eyes Derby, Doncaster glory

Mark Newnham's four Group One wins have come at Randwick and he hopes to add to his tally with Shadow Hero and Quackerjack on day...
Eric The Eel

Eric The Eel confirmed for Sydney

Queensland trainer Stuart Kendrick has confirmed Eric The Eel will head to the Australian Derby in Sydney.
Eric The Eel

Kendrick clings to Derby ambition for Eric

Trainer Stuart Kendrick will still try to get Eric The Eel to Sydney for the ATC Australian Derby after the gelding's Doomben win.
Quick Thinker

NZ’s Quick Thinker on track for Derby bid

Quick Thinker has given New Zealand trainer Murray Baker a fifth Tulloch Stakes to stake his claims for the Australian Derby.
Not An Option

Lockdown forces stable switch

Three quality gallopers from the Tony Pike team have transferred to Australian stables in a bid to finish their campaigns in Sydney. Group 1 winners...