Tag: 'Fierce Impact'


Smith to target Championships with Nimalee

With the recent retirement of multiple Group One winner Fierce Impact, Nimalee is emerging as Matt Smith’s next carnival horse.
Punt Drunk racing news

Punt Drunk: Can Kilcruit become Ireland’s next big thing?

Punt Drunk brings you today's best bets and top racing news, including the latest sensation to come out of the renowned Willie Mullins stable in...

Christmas Cup Win Would Be Sweet For Smith

Dour stayer Sweet Thomas returns from a Melbourne spring campaign to tackle the Listed Christmas Cup at Randwick.

Smith Keeps Options Open For Max Impact

Trainer Matthew Smith has nominated Fierce Impact for three feature races in two states and will decide later this week which one he contests.
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.
Fierce Impact

Fierce Impact On Song For Makybe Diva

Fierce Impact loves 1600 metres and the star Sydney galloper will return to Flemington to take on a top-class field over the distance in the...

Golden Slipper winner to trial at Randwick

A host of racing's biggest equine stars, highlighted by Golden Slipper winner Farnan, will step out in barrier trials at Randwick.
Melody Belle

Star mare Melody Belle wins Randwick trial

The Jamie Richards-trained star New Zealand mare Melody Belle has won a barrier trial at Randwick as she prepares for her return to racing in...

High-profile horses to trial at Randwick

Group Two-winning sprinter Splintex is scheduled to be among a host of well-performed horses who will step out at an important set of Randwick barrier...

Weather prompts changes to Randwick trials

Wet weather has prompted officials to announce changes to an important set of barrier trials at Randwick, including rescheduling three heats.

Stars set to step out at Randwick trials

Several Group One winners are among the horses entered to step out at a star-studded set of barrier trials at Randwick.
Fierce Impact

Smith keen to make an Impact during spring

Two-time Group One winner Fierce Impact is back in work and trainer Matt Smith has lofty spring ambitions, culminating in a Cox Plate start.

Last wildcards announced for All-Star Mile

The final positions for the $5 million All-Star Mile have been unveiled for the 1600m-race at Caulfield.
Fierce Impact

Fierce Impact tops All-Star emergency list

The All-Star Mile field is taking shape with Racing Victoria announcing 21 horses as provisional emergencies for the $5 million race at Caulfield.
Fierce Impact

Fierce to make Chipping Norton impact

Dual Group One winner Fierce Impact will be out to force his way into the All-Star Mile with a good performance in the Chipping Norton.
Te Akau Shark

Shark opens favourite for Chipping Norton

New Zealander Te Akau Shark is favourite in first markets for the Group One Chipping Norton Stakes at Randwick.
Fierce Impact

Smith facing a Fierce Group One decision

The Group One Futurity Stakes remains on the agenda for Fierce Impact, pending an important trackwork hit-out at Warwick Farm.

Orr Stakes lures field of 12 at Caulfield

Six Group One winners are among a field of 12 that are set to do battle in the CF Orr Stakes at Caulfield.
Fierce Impact

Fierce Impact ready for C F Orr challenge

A recent gallop at Canterbury has trainer Matthew Smith confident dual Group One winner Fierce Impact is in good order ahead of the C F...

Lashes makes eye-catching winning return

Lashes has continued the momentum of in-form trainer Matthew Smith with a first-up win at Randwick.
Matthew Smith

Smith’s latest import in Rosehill debut

In-form trainer Matt Smith finds himself in unfamiliar territory as he prepares Artarmon for an Australian debut over 2400 metres.
Fierce Impact

Fierce Impact gives Smith Group 1 spring double

Fierce Impact has given Sydney trainer Matthew Smith his second Group One win of the spring, taking out the Group One Cantala Stakes at Flemington.

Fierce Impact wins the Group 1 Cantala Stakes

Fierce Impact has won the $2 million Cantala Stakes, fighting off Fifty Stars in the Group One race at Flemington.
Best Of Days

A guide to the $2m Group 1 Cantala Stakes

A guide to the $2 million Cantala Stakes, one of four Group Ones at Flemington on Victoria Derby day.

Tonsor to continue Smith’s winning ways

Trainer Matt Smith hopes promising sprinter Tonsor can bounce back from a last-start defeat when he runs at Randwick.