Tag: 'Australian Derby'

Baker’s Autumn Gets Cooking With Aegon

New Zealander Aegon has created a huge impression at his Australian debut with a scintillating Hobartville Stakes victory over Sydney's best three-year-olds.

Unheralded Colts Out To Upstage Big Guns

Stablemates The Elanora and Wheelhouse will face a stern test of their autumn carnival credentials when they clash in the Hobartville Stakes.

O’Brien’s Smart Pair Aimed At The Autumn

Danny O'Brien has two lightly-raced three-year-olds, It'sourtime and Young Werther, running in the Autumn Stakes and both are being aimed at major races.

Bigboyroy Wins To Score Queensland Trip

A support race on the Magic Millions Classic program will be the next goal for the Chris Waller-trained Bigboyroy after his Boxing Day victory at...

Familiar look to impressive Te Rapa maiden winner

Promising three-year-old Mongolian Wings showed he could be on a similar path to his illustrious sire when he produced an eye-catching display to shed his...

Waller To Rev-Up Elanora For Grand Prix

Chris Waller will happily follow the carnival train to Brisbane this summer as he chases more black-type for Rosehill winner The Elanora.

Berry Says The Elanora Has Derby Potential

Trainer Chris Waller might have unearthed an up-and-coming horse for the autumn in Newcastle Spring Stakes winner The Elanora.

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 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...

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.

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 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...

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 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.

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.

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...

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...

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...

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...