Tag: 'bjorn baker'

Wide Villiers draw a boon for Goodfella

Consistent galloper Goodfella can take his earnings past $1 million with a win in the Group Two Villiers Stakes at Randwick.

Rosina Kojonup adds to family reputation

Rosina Kojonup, a half-sister to Golden Slipper winner She Will Reign, is well on the way to leaving her own mark on racing after winning...

Bjorn Baker chases more Doomben success

Warwick Farm trainer Bjorn Baker will be hoping his good fortune at the Doomben racetrack can continue with Show A Star.

Baker stablemates vie for Sheraco glory

A stablemate could represent the biggest challenge to Champagne Cuddles igniting her spring campaign with a win at Rosehill.

Egyptian Symbol defies betting in Toy Show

Egyptian Symbol has claimed a tough win in the Group Three Toy Show Quality, leading all the way to defy a betting drift.

Music Magnate ready for Missile

Music Magnate will meet a stronger than normal field in the Group Two Missile Stakes as he has his first start since running unplaced in...

Blue blood colt wins Rosehill trial

Two-year-old colt Nordicus, by Dundeel out of Miss Finland, has won a barrier trial at Rosehill as he prepares to make his race debut.

Champagne Cuddles on track for Tiara

Champagne Cuddles' trainer Bjorn Baker admits the $13 million Everest is on his mind if the filly can win the Tatt's Tiara.

Champagne Cuddles draws four in Tiara

Three-year-old filly Champagne Cuddles, the Tatt's Tiara favourite, has drawn well in barrier four for the final Group One race of the season at Doomben.

Champagne Cuddles breaks record in Guineas

Champagne Cuddles presented trainer Bjorn Baker with a feature race dilemma when she broke the track record in the Gold Coast Guineas.

Champagne Cuddles on Group One path

Consistent filly Champagne Cuddles resumes on Saturday in the Gold Coast Guineas and will chase Group One races later in the winter carnival.
Bjorn Baker

Champagne Cuddles on track for Gold Coast

Bjorn Baker says promising filly Champagne Cuddles is ready to return to racing in a Queensland campaign that opens with the Gold Coast Guineas.

Blinkers to help Missybeel in stakes race

Sydney trainer Bjorn Baker has elected to put blinkers on Missybeel when she makes her Queensland debut at the Sunshine Coast.

Racing news: Track to run in Gallante’s favour

Underfoot conditions will play into Gallante’s favour when he makes his New Zealand debut in Saturday’s Gr.2 City of Palmerston North Awapuni Gold Cup (2000m)....
Music Magnate

Music Magnate ready for world stage

Bjorn Baker is in Dubai for the World Cup meeting hoping to bring home the Al Quoz Sprint Trophy with Music Magnate, one of three...
Crack Me Up

Penalties for Crack Me Up and Aloft

Crack Me Up and Aloft have received one kilogram penalties for the Doncaster Mile and Sydney Cup respectively after their recent wins.

Crack Me Up on target for Doncaster Mile

Brisbane trainer Liam Birchley's loss was Bjorn Baker's gain as Doncaster Mile-bound Crack Me Up cruised to victory in the Liverpool City Cup at Randwick.
Addictive Nature wins at Warwick Farm

Addictive Nature set for Melbourne G1

Bjorn Baker has taken Addictive Nature to Melbourne for the first time for the Group One Australian Guineas rather than race the colt against Winx...
Apprentice jockey Jean Van Overmeire

Jean Van Overmeire heads north

In-form Sydney apprentice Jean Van Overmeire will showcase his talents in Queensland with eight rides at Doomben.
Crack Me Up

Baker to train Crack Me Up for Doncaster

Bjorn Baker has taken over the Doncaster Mile campaign of Villiers Stakes winner Crack Me Up after Liam Birchley was barred from racing horses in...

Conditions favour Addictive Nature

Addictive Nature is again well-supported as the talented colt strives for his third career win in the Apollo Stakes at Randwick.
I Am Poppy

NZ mare I Am Poppy sent to Bjorn Baker’s Australian stables

Talented mare I Am Poppy is continuing her career in Sydney. The four-year-old suffered a bleeding attack when she last raced in the spring with...
Horse Betting

Show A Star shines in Mile for Bjorn Baker

Durable gelding Show A Star has given trainer Bjorn Baker a welcome victory on his home track at Warwick Farm.

Bjorn Baker can’t split Breeders’ Classic pair

Trainer Bjorn Baker is confident Bonny O'Reilly and stablemate Egyptian Symbol will fight out the Breeders' Classic at Warwick Farm.
Bjorn Baker

Ballistica to begin career in Inglis Classic

Debutante Ballistica has an opportunity to press her claims as a possible Golden Slipper contender when she lines up in the $250,000 Inglis Classic.