Tag: 'Australian Oaks'


Oaks path for Amarelinha

Rising star Amarelinha will not be a late entrant for the Group 1 Vodafone New Zealand Derby (2400m). Te Akau principal David Ellis has confirmed...
David Payne

Star Filly Putting Payne Back Up In Lights

Montefilia will be one of the headline acts when she kicks off her Australian Oaks campaign in the Surround Stakes at Randwick.
David Payne

Payne’s Filly Has A Spring In Her Step

David Payne claimed two Group One wins during the Sydney spring with Montefilia and he will look to another filly to add to his stakes-race...
Toffee Tongue

Toffee Tongue adds to family legacy

Regally bred filly Toffee Tongue added to her family’s rich legacy when finishing runner-up behind Colette in the Group 1 Australian Oaks (2400m) at Randwick...

Cummings unsure of Colette’s spring plans

Australian Oaks winner Colette is among the early favourites for this spring's Caulfield Cup but trainer James Cummings warns she may not be a contender.
Jamie Richards

Te Akau team to have well deserved rest

Te Akau Shark, Melody Belle and Probabeel have represented their New Zealand stable well in Australia and will have a well-earned break.

Colette wins Australian Oaks for Godolphin

Colette has made it a favourite's ATC Australian Oaks with the Godolphin filly beating Toffee Tongue and Quintessa in the Classic at Randwick.
Shout The Bar

Shout The Bar ready for another round

Co-trainer Adrian Bott says Shout The Bar continues to thrive going into the ATC Australian Oaks and he is not dismissing the chances of Dorothy...
Jamie Lovett

Lovett hopes Game Of Thorns comes up roses

A few years ago, Australian Bloodstock decided to expand its business into buying yearlings and one of them will line up in the Group One...

Australian Oaks facts and figures

All you need to know about the Group One Australian Oaks at Randwick.

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.
Te Akau Shark

Grand final for Te Akau trio

Te Akau Racing will be hoping their trio of Sydney runners can finish their autumn campaigns on a high at Randwick on Saturday. Melody Belle...
Mark Newnham

Newnham chases elusive Oaks with Quintessa

Trainer Mark Newnham is hoping for a case of third time lucky when he backs up Quintessa in the Group One Australian Oaks at Randwick.
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...
John Sargent

Sargent after another ATC Australian Oaks

Five years after Gust Of Wind beat Winx in the ATC Australian Oaks, trainer John Sargent hopes to win the race again with either Aspect...
Chris Waller

Waller to choose Queen Elizabeth team

Trainer Chris Waller Queen Elizabeth Stakes team will be headed by Verry Elleegant but he has yet to decide who joins her.

Sargent mulling his options with Brandenburg

A possible tilt at the Group 1 All Aged Stakes (1400m) in a fortnight or a stint in the spelling paddock are two of the...

Colette impresses in Adrian Knox victory

The James Cummings-trained Colette has raced to an impressive victory in the Adrian Knox Stakes and moved to favouritism for the Group One ATC Australian...

Probabeel likely to run in Australian Oaks

Star New Zealand filly Probabeel has come through her Vinery Stud Stakes second in good order and now heads to the Australian Oaks.
John Sargent

Aspect Ratio heads to Vinery on Oaks path

Aspect Ratio will step up to 2000m for the first time in the Group One Vinery Stud Stakes on a path to the ATC Australian...

New Zealand horses to stay at home

There will be no more New Zealand horses travelling to Australia for the autumn after the government barred international travel.
London Banker

London Banker prevails in stirring finish

Promising stayer London Banker took every centimetre of the 2100m distance of Saturday’s J Swap Contractors Bay Of Plenty Cup to get his nose in...
Jennifer Eccles

Green light given for Oaks prep

There remain a few unknown variables to overcome, but the green light has been given by syndicate manager Adrian Clark to press on to the...
Miami Bound

Oaks winner to have Flemington jump-out

VRC Oaks winner Miami Bound is scheduled to have a jump-out at Flemington as she prepares for another Classic campaign.
Vow and Declare

O’Brien vows to follow similar Cup plan

Trainer Danny O'Brien plans to take Vow And Declare back to Brisbane as part of the horse's preparation for a defence of the Melbourne Cup.