Tag: 'ciaron maher'

Raise You Ten

New Zealand-bred jumpers raise the bar at Ballarat

Australian Grand National Steeplechase day at Ballarat on Sunday got off to the perfect start for supporters of the Kiwi-bred jumping contenders with sons of...
Nikau Spur

Proisir gelding too good at Sandown

Former Kiwi Nikau Spur picked up his fourth career victory when successful at Sandown on Wednesday over 1500m in the hands of jockey John Allen....
Explosive Jack

Explosive Jack seeking fourth Derby

Explosive Jack, the prince of Australian racing, will be looking to etch his name in the record books when he lines-up in the Group 1...
Explosive Jack

Explosive Jack enters record books with SA Derby win

Explosive Jack made headlines on Saturday when he added the Group 1 South Australian Derby to a trophy cabinet that already includes the Tasmanian Derby...
Wil John

Wil John Makes A Statement

Outside of Flying Agent’s win in the Brierly Steeplechase, the story of the jumps racing on Day 1 of the Warrnambool May Racing Carnival was...
Explosive Jack

Explosive family gives Muollo another Group One win

The success of New Zealand-bred horses in the Group 1 Australian Derby (2400m) continued last Saturday with Explosive Jack taking out the Sydney Classic. The...
Sir Dragonet

Sir Dragonet Ready For More Group 1 Success

Sir Dragonet has been given a push by jockey Glen Boss on Tuesday morning ahead of the Queen Elizabeth Stakes on day two of The...
Explosive Jack

Explosive Jack heads Kiwi-bred trifecta in Australian Derby

The Ciaron Maher and David Eustace-trained Explosive Jack showed his staying prowess when winning the A$2 million Group 1 Australian Derby (2400m) at Randwick on...

Top mares retired, stud beckons

Group Two winning Savabeel mare Yearn has been retired and is likely to be sold as a broodmare prospect in the coming months. Prepared by...

Track gallop to determine Derby start

A start in the Australian Derby at Randwick for Grandslam hinges on a track gallop ahead of the barrier draw on Tuesday.
Sir Dragonet

Sir Dragonet set for Queen Elizabeth Stakes rematch

Sir Dragonet was back to his brilliant best to claim the G1 Tancred Stakes.

Persan to chase Easter victory at Caulfield

Persan resumed victorious after running the race of his life in the Melbourne Cup and will attempt to add to his record in the Easter...
Bam’s On Fire

Bam’s On Fire to chase second Victoria Handicap

The Ciaron Maher & David Eustace stable are hoping Bam’s On Fire can recapture her form of 12 months ago that delivered the mare victory...
Sir Dragonet

Sir Dragonet Expected To Find Form In Ranvet Stakes

Sydney’s wet weather and subsequent delay to the Golden Slipper meeting may be precisely what is required to get Sir Dragonet back into winning form....

Grandslam on march to Australian Derby with Valley win

The younger brother of one of Ciaron Maher’s favourite racehorses has repaid the faith the trainer has in the three-year-old with a stunning victory in...
Explosive Jack

Alister Clark assault from Maher and Eustace pair

The patience Ciaron Maher extends his young stayers eventually pays a dividend as shown by the Melbourne Cup performance of Persan. After starting out in...
Sir Dragonet

Weather to decide Sir Dragonet’s All Star Mile fate

Ciaron Maher and the connections of Cox Plate winner Sir Dragonet will do what is best for the horse before committing to a start in...

Weather to determine Sir Dragonet All Star Mile start

Trainer Ciaron Maher is yet to commit Cox Plate winner Sir Dragonet to a start in The All Star Mile despite the galloper being one...

Eustace Predicting Upset In Guineas

David Eustace believes the Australian Guineas is a very open race and could be won by a horse at big odds. He is hoping Jet...

Away Game Passes Surround Fitness Test

The Ciaron Maher and David Eustace-trained Away Game will take her place in the Surround Stakes after passing a veterinary examination.

Enthaar Cleared To Start In Blue Diamond

In a relief for punters, favourite Enthaar will take her place in the Blue Diamond Stakes but undefeated filly Dosh has been scratched.

Blue Diamond Favourite In Injury Scare

Racing Victoria veterinarians will re-inspect three Blue Diamond runners, including leading contenders Enthaar and Dosh, after they failed fitness tests.

Eustace Confident Filly Can Overcome Draw

The chances of Ciaron Maher and David Eustace claiming their first Blue Diamond Stakes have been dealt a blow after Enthaar came up with a...
General Beau

Diamond A Logical Step For General Beau

Co-trainer Matt Ellerton said there was little debate over whether to pay the late entry fee for General Beau to run in the Blue Diamond...

Injury Rules Acrobat Out Of Golden Slipper

One of the leading Golden Slipper fancies has been ruled out of the rich juvenile race following an injury setback.