Tag: 'Danny O’Brien'

Russian Camelot

Rising Star Russian Camelot Earns Praise

Russian Camelot has rocketed to the top of markets for the two biggest races of the Melbourne spring with a dominant victory in the Underwood...

O’Brien Unveils Victoria Derby Prospect

Danny O'Brien has a powerful team aimed at the major Cups and he's now got a legitimate Victoria Derby chance in Derby Trial winner Cetshwayo.
Damien Oliver

Oliver Has Pick Of Stars In Melbourne Cup

Damien Oliver will choose between two of trainer Danny O'Brien's stars, Russian Camelot and last year's winner Vow And Declare, in the Melbourne Cup.

Caulfield Cup On Order For Emerging Stayer

Lightly-raced stayer Orderofthegarter has won his way into the Caulfield Cup with an impressive performance in the Naturalism Stakes.

Walker Not Surprised By Odeum’s Victory

Michael Walker said Mick Price didn't take him seriously when he said Odeum could have won her previous start bar for bad luck but he...
Mark Zahra

Fierce Impact Holds Off Russian Camelot

Fierce Impact has recorded his third Group One win over 1600 metres when fending off the exciting Russian Camelot to claim the Makybe Diva Stakes.
Russian Camelot

O’Brien Excited By Rising Star’s Return

Danny O'Brien is hoping hype will meet expectation with Russian Camelot when he resumes from a spell in the Makybe Diva Stakes at Flemington.

Embolism wins ‘Listed’ maiden at Bendigo

Trainer Danny O'Brien has been pleased to see Embolism make a winning start to his career at Bendigo in a race that promises to be...
Caulfield Cup

Depth and quality in Cups nominations

Racing Victoria officials are pleasantly surprised by the number of entries they have received for the Caulfield and Melbourne Cups.

Oliver triumphs again in Breasley Medal

Damien Oliver has won his eleventh Scobie Breasley Medal and Nature Strip has been crowned Horse of the Year at a Victorian racing awards night.

Flying Award kicks off Guineas campaign

Danny O'Brien is set to make a big impact over the carnival and Flying Award is one of three horses he has at Moonee Valley...

VRC Oaks winner put on notice to perform

Trainer Danny O'Brien wants to see a return to form from Group One winner Miami Bound to prove she is on target for bigger spring...
Danny O'Brien

Raceday gallop for O’Brien pair at Geelong

Two of trainer Danny O'Brien's spring contenders, Vow And Declare and Russian Camelot, have taken part in a gallop between races at Geelong.
Russian Camelot

O’Brien-trained stars to gallop at Geelong

The Danny O'Brien-trained stablemates Vow And Declare and Russian Camelot will have a raceday gallop at Geelong as part of their preparations towards spring.
Russian Camelot

O’Brien with bright prospects for 2020-21

Vow And Declare's Melbourne Cup highlighted an impressive season for trainer Danny O'Brien who believes he has a strong squad heading into 2020-21.
Danny O'Brien

Grand De Flora chasing third straight win

Well-bred filly Grand De Flora will step up to 2000m at Caulfield for the first time when she bids to make it three-straight wins in...
Danny O'Brien

Plein Ciel in form for Winter Championships Final

Plein Ciel has performed well in two Winter Championship Series heats and trainer Danny O'Brien believes he is poised to do likewise in the Final...
Order Of Command

Run To Perfection chasing first Australian win

Former New Zealand three-year-old Run To Perfection will chase his first Australian win when he runs in the Listed AR Creswick Stakes at Flemington.
Plein Ciel

Shot Of Irish, Plein Ciel share Cup spoils

Shot Of Irish and Plein Ciel have finished in a dead-heat for first in the Travis Harrison Cup over 1600m at The Valley.

Trainers wait on spring carnival changes

Potential changes to the program of spring races during the carnival have yet to be seen by trainers of horses in Victoria.

Changes ahead to Melbourne spring carnival

The Melbourne Racing Club is exploring the option of transferring its Caulfield Cup carnival and running it after Melbourne Cup week at Flemington.
Phillip Stokes

Chasing a Cup berth a Good Idea for stayer

Adelaide Cup runner-up Good Idea is among the stayers set to clash at Flemington in The Andrew Ramsden chasing a ballot exemption into the Melbourne...

King Of Leogrance aiming for Cup start

A ballot-free exemption is on offer for the Melbourne Cup which can be secured by winning the Andrew Ramsden Stakes at Flemington.
Russian Camelot

Russian Camelot beats Dalasan in SA Derby

The Danny O'Brien-trained Russian Camelot has proved the dominant stayer in the South Australian Derby at Morphettville.
Order Of Command

Danny O’Brien lands his first Bool feature

Success by Order Of Command in the Wangoom Handicap has provided trainer Danny O'Brien with his first feature victory at the Warrnambool May carnival.