Tag: 'Declan Bates'

Begood Toya Mother

Begood Toya Mother still has zest for racing

A luckless eighth at his first run back after a break has Warrnambool trainer Daniel Bowman enthusiastic for the future with Begood Toya Mother.
Archie Alexander

Firm Deck A Concern For Alexander’s Stayer

Archie Alexander believes former English stayer Young Rascal is ready to improve in The Bart Cummings but says he needs a forgiving track to produce...
Begood Toya Mother

Mother Aiming For Sir Rupert Clarke Repeat

Daniel Bowman had his greatest moment as a trainer when Begood Toya Mother won the Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes and he is looking for a...
I Am Someone

I Am Someone records narrow Flemington win

Declan Bates has steered I Am Someone to victory in the Adam Lindsay Gordon Handicap with the Victorian Sprint Series Final the gelding's next assignment.
Great Again

Great Again scores tough Flemington win

The decision to bypass the Wangoom Handicap at Warrnambool has paid dividends for Lindsey Smith with Great Again scoring a first-up win at Flemington.
Too Close the Sun

Lindsey Smith lands first Warrnambool Cup

Too Close The Sun has given Lindsey Smith the Listed Warrnambool Cup among a winning treble on the second and final day of an abbreviated...

Settled Haky lands strong Flemington win

Haky has broken through for his first Australian win while Melbourne Cup hero Vow And Declare has finished out of the placings at Flemington.
Begood Toya Mother

Begood Toya Mother ready for Orr challenge

Trainer Daniel Bowman believes the C F Orr Stakes at Caulfield will show whether his stable star Begood Toya Mother is a genuine top-level weight-for-age...
Jamie Mott

Jockeys Mott and Bates on injured list

A four-horse fall at Cranbourne has Jamie Mott nursing leg injuries while Declan Bates has a fractured knee cap after a mishap in the mounting...
Begood Toya Mother

Begood Toya Mother wins the Rupert Clarke

Begood Toya Mother has taken out the Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes, beating Age Of Chivalry and Widgee Turf in the Group One race.