Tag: 'Christmas Cup'

Significance Delivers Christmas Cheer

Trainer Clare Cunningham and her partner, jockey Jason Collett, have combined to win the Listed Christmas Cup at Randwick with in-form stayer Significance.

Christmas Cup Win Would Be Sweet For Smith

Dour stayer Sweet Thomas returns from a Melbourne spring campaign to tackle the Listed Christmas Cup at Randwick.

Costa Hoping For Purrfect Deal In Cup

In-form Queensland trainer Michael Costa is chasing black-type for progressive mare Purrfect Deal and regards the Christmas Cup as an ideal target.

City Win Has Significance For Cunningham

Significance, a son of champion Frankel, has been a work in progress for trainer Claire Cunningham but he finally put it all together to win...
Morton's Fork

Morton’s stays distance in Christmas Cup

Godolphin cast-off Morton's Fork has unveiled another string to his bow, winning the Christmas Cup at his first genuine distance test.

Variety key as Waller shoots for fifth Cup

Chris Waller has enjoyed incredible success with imported stayers and he says the secret to keeping them happy is a simple one.
Fighting Teo

Teo heading to Sydney for Christmas Cup

Tough Toowoomba stayer Fighting Teo has cemented a trip to Sydney for a tilt at the Christmas Cup with a solid third at Doomben.

Weir trio take aim at Christmas Stakes

Intelligence Cross, Native Soldier and Platinum Angel will line up for Darren Weir who is after successive wins in the Listed Christmas Stakes at Caulfield.

Heartlet earns shot at black-type racing

Trainer Kerry Parker has prepared his share of talented stayers and hopes he has found another one in emerging mare Heartlet.

Christmas Cup goal for Pride stablemates

Up-and-coming stayer Tamarack will be on trial for a shot at black-type level when he chases back-to-back Rosehill wins.

Vassal upsets Broadside to claim Christmas Cup for Waller

Durable stayer Vassal rediscovered his confidence in Queensland and a favourable weight also played a part in his Christmas Cup victory at Randwick.