Tag: 'Bonneval'


Frontman provides Baker with perfect anniversary gift

Trainer Murray Baker got to celebrate a special personal milestone with a victory at Te Rapa on Saturday when lightly raced four-year-old Frontman made a...

Bonneval set for the retirement barn

The curtain has come down on the outstanding racing career of dual New Zealand Horse of the Year Bonneval and a change in ownership looks...

Bonneval to make return at Moonee Valley

Star New Zealand mare Bonneval is set to make her return to racing in the Dato Tan Chin Nam Stakes at Moonee Valley, a race...

Bonneval primed for Dato

Australian-bound gallopers Bonneval and Rubira pleased co-trainer Andrew Forsman after their exhibition gallop in the heavy track conditions at Matamata on Wednesday and will head...

Bonneval NZ champion for a second time

Bonneval has been named New Zealand's champion for the second season and is the fifth successive winner for her trainers Murray Baker and Andrew Forsman.

Bonneval ramping up for Melbourne spring

Triple Group One winner Bonneval has had a hit-out in a Taupo barrier trial ahead of another Melbourne campaign.

Bonneval trial delayed by wet weather

A planned barrier trial for NZ Horse of the Year Bonneval has been postponsed because of wet weather.

Top mare Bonneval enjoys a day out

New Zealand‘s highest-profile galloper enjoyed a trip to Taupo this morning to further her preparation for a return to the Melbourne spring carnival. The Murray...

Bonneval thriving ahead of proposed Australian trip

Outstanding mare Bonneval is making good progress during the early stages of a new preparation that is hoped to see her cross the Tasman again....

Top mare Bonneval returning to work

Reigning New Zealand Horse of the Year Bonneval’s return to her Cambridge base is imminent. The multiple Group 1 winner and the country’s top-rated performer...

Bonneval making sound recovery from injury

Prolific New Zealand mare Bonneval is making steady progress as she recovers from a career-threatening injury that ruled out a return to Sydney.

Mare’s next Group One start weather dependant

The weather will have the final say on the immediate future of the Gr.1 Haunui Farm WFA Classic (1600m) winner Devise. “There are two options...
Bonneval at the Underwood Stakes

Bonneval career in doubt with injury

The racing future of triple Group One winner Bonneval is in doubt with the mare found to have an injury to a suspensory ligament.

Rethink puts NZ Group Ones on Bonneval’s programme

A change of plans will see New Zealand’s top mare Bonneval make two domestic appearances before her Sydney autumn campaign. The high-class daughter of Makfi...

Bonneval one more trial then to resume in Chipping Norton

Outstanding mare Bonneval trialled well at Cambridge on Monday to take her a step closer to opening an autumn campaign in Australia. The multiple Group...

Bonneval to head straight to Sydney Autumn Carnival to resume

Reigning New Zealand Horse of the Year Bonneval won’t race in New Zealand before an autumn campaign in Australia. “She had a good break after...

Cup decision pending on Baker and Forsman’s star trio

KIWI training duo Murray Baker and Andrew Forsman will have two leading Group One Caulfield Cup chances while a start for another member of their...
Hartnell vs. Bonneval

Caulfield Stakes head-to-head betting: Hartnell vs. Bonneval

THE Caulfield Stakes is one of the featured group one races this Saturday and punters have already identified it as a two-horse race. The $1...
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Barnstorming Bonneval the new 2017 Caulfield Cup favourite

KIWI sensation Bonneval is the $5.50 outright favourite at Crownbet to win this year’s Caulfield Cup after a powerful performance in the Underwood Stakes on...

McEvoy booked for Bonneval bonanza

SUPERSTAR jockey Kerrin McEvoy has been locked in to ride quality Kiwi mare Bonneval in the Caulfield Cup later this month. Co-trainer Murray Baker confirmed...
Hartnell vs. Bonneval

Underwood Stakes head-to-head betting tips: Hartnell vs. Bonneval

THE Group 1 Underwood Stakes is one of the must-watch races this spring and there are two runners that punters have come for. New Zealand...

NZ mares have first look of Moonee Valley

Bonneval and Lizzie L'Amour have galloped at Moonee Valley ahead of their return runs in the Group Two Dato Tan Chin Nam Stakes.
NZ galloper Gingernuts

G1 winning NZ horses in Taupo trials

Several of New Zealand's top liners will step out in barrier trials at Taupo ahead of Australian spring carnival missions.

Expert rates Bonneval as NZ’s best

LEADING form analyst Daniel O’Sullivan from The Rating Bureau in Australia has rated Bonneval as the best of New Zealand’s classic winners in the 2016-17...