Tag: 'Ciaron Maher'

Enjoying

Enjoying steps up for Queen Mother Memorial Cup

Enjoying’s career in Hong Kong hasn’t been straightforward but trainer Chris So is optimistic the Dundeel gelding can expel stamina queries and requite his owners...
Hitotsu wins VRC Derby

100 season winners for Allen

In-form hoop John Allen notched up 100 season wins with a winning double at Kilmore on Thursday afternoon, capping off a terrific season for the...
Detonator Jack

Undefeated Kiwi-bred on way to Derby dance

The apple clearly hasn’t fallen too far from the tree as far as emerging New Zealand-bred stayer and current Group 1 South Australian Derby (2500m)...
Coolmore buys $3m colt

Records tumble at Inglis Easter sales as Coolmore snags $3m colt

The final gavel came down at Inglis’ Riverside Stables late on Wednesday afternoon to conclude an extraordinary Australian Easter Yearling Sale which saw 117-year-old records...
Hitotsu

Japan Cup on the cards for Hitotsu as Waller plots UK raid

After Hitotsu completed a rare Derby double at the weekend, connections are now considering the possibility of heading overseas for a tilt at the Japan...
Hitotsu

Hitotsu claims ATC, VRC Derby double

Star colt Hitotsu won his third Group 1 race, with a stunning win in the Australian Derby at Royal Randwick, giving Maher, Eustace and Allen...
Roch ‘N’ Horse

Little Avondale takes two shots at TJ Smith

Three weeks after rocking the Australian sprinters with a Group One boilover in Melbourne, Little Avondale Stud has two chances of a repeat result at...
Black Sail

Confident Black Sail strong CS Hayes winner

Seven-year-old gelding Black Sail made it back-to-back wins in Adelaide when successful in Monday’s Listed CS Hayes Memorial Cup (1600m) at Morphettville on Adelaide Cup...
Ciaron Maher

Greece is the word after impressive Rosehill trial win

Ciaron Maher & David Eustace may already train the favourite for this year's Golden Slipper Stakes (1200m), but the stable had another reason to smile...
Yonce

Yonce vying for four-peat

New Zealand-bred mare Yonce will be out to continue her unbeaten streak when she heads to Flemington on Saturday for her first tilt over a...
Ancient Girl

Kiwis flying midweek in Australia

It was a red-letter day for New Zealand-breds in Australia on Wednesday. On the Kensington track at Randwick Kiwi-breds won three of the seven races,...
Bright Blue Sky

Bright Blue Sky set for Queensland challenge

Matamata trainer Jamie Richards is keen to plunder some more Australian prizemoney before he ventures to Hong Kong in April or May next year. Unveiled...
Ciaron Maher

Maher hoping Gold Trip can upstage Zaaki in Cox Plate

While Zaaki is generating all the hype ahead of the 2021 Cox Plate, Ciaron Maher is hoping that his stable can go back-to-back in the...
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...
Yearn

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...
Grandslam

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

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...