Tag: 'Eight Carat Classic'

Amarelinha

Richards excited about potential match race

Trainer Jamie Richards won the Karaka Million 3YO Classic (1600m) last year with Probabeel and he is hoping he has a filly who can repeat...
Il Affare

Il Affare to continue on Oaks path

Co-trainer Dawn Williams was in a philosophical mood when assessing the performance of promising three-year-old Il Affare, who overcame a troubled passage to finish third...
Amarelinha

Amarelinha the latest bright young talent in tangerine

Champion trainer Jamie Richards and the Te Akau team have sent out an abundance of talent this season, and a remarkable performance in Saturday’s Group...
Concert Hall

Concert Hall primed for Zabeel Classic

Cambridge trainer Robert Wellwood is hoping his best Christmas present can be unwrapped at Ellerslie on Boxing Day. Wellwood, who trains in partnership with Roger...
Helsinki

Williams takes three-pronged attack into Eight Carat Classic

Trainers Peter and Dawn Williams will unleash a three-pronged attack on Saturday’s Group 2 Jamieson Park Eight Carat Classic (1600m) at Ellerslie. The Byerley Park-based...
Rock On Wood

Elliot’s Christmas gift to be unveiled on Boxing Day

While most people are busy gorging themselves on festive fodder, Christmas can be a challenging time for jockeys, particularly those that count every gram. With...
In A Twinkling

In A Twinkling out for Group 1 glory

Last start Group 3 Counties Cup (2100m) winner In A Twinkling will be vying for Group 1 glory at Ellerslie on Boxing Day when he...
Opalescence

Three’s a charm for Mahoney

Jenna Mahoney is hoping three will be her lucky number on Saturday. The South Auckland conditioner will be taking three three-year-old fillies to Ellerslie on...
Mascarpone

Mascarpone to bypass Railway

Talented Team Rogerson-trained sprinter Mascarpone is set to miss the Group 1 Sistema Railway (1200m) on New Year’s Day. “He’s out of the Railway, but...
Whimsical

Staying future for Eulogy winner

Lightly raced Cambridge visitor Whimsical showed she will be a force to be reckoned with in the upcoming age-group staying features when she produced a...
Moana

Ellerslie rivals to make way for Moana

Chad Ormsby has no doubt that promising filly Moana has returned from a spring spell a far superior version of her previous self. The Waikato...
Jennifer Eccles

Classy filly sheds maiden status in style

The tag of New Zealand’s best maiden was emphatically stripped from the shoulders of exciting three-year-old Jennifer Eccles when she stormed past her female age...

House Of Cartier to shine in Eight Carat

While he is the first to admit that promising filly House Of Cartier faces a massive task at Ellerslie on Wednesday, trainer Nigel Tiley is...
Princess Rihanna winning at Ellerslie

Princess Rihanna & Spring Heat target Eight Carat Classic

Princess Rihanna will head back to familiar territory for her next appearance. She put away a competitive field of older horses over 1400m at Ellerslie...