Tag: 'Catalyst'

Tutukaka

Derby campaign commences for Tutukaka

Don’t expect Group 1 Victoria Derby (2500m) candidate Tutukaka to win his seasonal debut at Flemington on Saturday, but he should be making solid ground...
Dawn Parade

Pike eager to see resumption of racing

Cambridge trainer Tony Pike is happy to be treading water waiting for the return of racing but his mood might change if New Zealand’s COVID-19-enforced...
Marchioness

Marchioness backs up trial form with Te Rapa victory

An eye-catching trial win over new stablemate Catalyst at Cambridge last week indicated promising mare Marchioness was ready to win first-up and so it proved...
Catalyst

Williams bullish on Catalyst and The Oaks Stud future

Group One winning galloper Catalyst was back in action at the Cambridge trials on Thursday and pleased his connections when finishing a nose second behind...
Catalyst

Trans-Tasman plans for Catalyst

Tony Pike is looking forward to spring racing with his new acquisition Catalyst. The rising five-year-old son of Darci Brahma won six of his 10...
Witsabouthim

Pike ventures north in search of good ground

Tony Pike won’t be surprised if Ruakaka candidate Witsabouthim becomes a cups contender in the next two years. Witsabouthim is nominated for two 1600m events...
Clayton Chipperfield

Chipperfield makes riding return

It’s not a misprint in your racebook, former top jumps jockey Clayton Chipperfield is dusting off his saddle and making his raceday riding return at...
Catalyst

Catalyst progressing well for spring campaign

Star galloper Catalyst may not have a trainer, but he is in great order as his team looks ahead to spring racing. The outstanding three-year-old...

Horse Racing History: Today in Racing 3rd April

This day 3rd April in horse racing news history From the extensive Horse Betting news archives we present the all the thoroughbred racing action in...

Horse Racing History: This day in racing 3rd March

This day 3rd March in horse racing news history From the extensive Horse Betting news archives we present the all the thoroughbred racing action in...
Catalyst

Spring targets for Catalyst

A spring resumption is likely for talented galloper Catalyst. The son of Darci Brama had two interrupted preparations in Australia last year, with trainer Clayton...

Horse Racing History: Today in racing 14th February

This day 14th February in horse racing news history From the extensive Horse Betting news archives we present the all the thoroughbred racing action in...

Horse Racing History: Today in Racing 10th February

This day 10th February in horse racing news history From the extensive Horse Betting news archives we present the all the thoroughbred racing action in...

Horse Racing History: This Day in Racing 26th January

This day 26th January in horse racing news history From the extensive Horse Betting news archives we present the all the thoroughbred racing action in...

Horse Racing History: This day in Racing 20th January

This day 20th January in horse racing news history From the extensive Horse Betting news archives we present the all the thoroughbred racing action in...

Horse Racing History: This day in Racing 14th January

This day 14th January in horse racing news history From the extensive Horse Betting news archives we present the all the thoroughbred racing action in...
London Bound

Gear change works the oracle for impressive Wanganui winner

Te Awamutu raider London Bound looked a galloper headed for better things when she produced a powerful late surge to claim victory at Wanganui on...
Clayton Chipperfield

Cup challenge for in-form mare

In-form mare Desert Mirage could be in for an exciting few months if she performs up to expectations in the Steelform Roofing Group Waverley Cup...
Catalyst

Catalyst returning home to spell

Catalyst’s spring campaign is over, but trainer Clayton Chipperfield admits he breathed a sigh of relief when hearing the result of Monday morning’s Sydney veterinary...
Catalyst

Shorts Hope A Catalyst By Name And Nature

One of the first horses to walk into Clayton Chipperfield's stable, star New Zealander Catalyst is taking the fledgling trainer on a remarkable ride.
Catalyst

Chipperfield hoping The Shorts proves Catalyst for Everest Slot

Trainer Clayton Chipperfield is getting used to training his stable star Catalyst remotely. The Te Awamutu galloper is in Sydney preparing to run first-up in...

Big Weekend Looms For Godolphin Stars

Seasoned Godolphin campaigner Avilius is on track to defend his Group One George Main Stakes title at Randwick where his rivals will include barn mate...
The Bostonian

The Bostonian reunited with Pike team

It may have taken plenty of effort and sacrifice, but Cambridge trainer Tony Pike finally has his temporary Sydney satellite barn in operation. Stable foreman...
The Bostonian

Pike pleased with The Bostonian’s campaign opener

Trainer Tony Pike believes his star sprinter The Bostonian has plenty to offer during his Sydney spring campaign following a satisfactory first-up performance in Saturday’s...
Catalyst

Catalyst pleases in Taupo trial

A solid showing in his 1100m trial at Taupo on Wednesday has Catalyst’s connections excited ahead of his Sydney spring campaign. The Group 1 winner...