Tag: 'Graff'


Graff likely to chase Ramornie success

Smart sprinter Graff is likely to run in next month's Listed Ramornie Handicap at Grafton after an impressive Deagon trial on Tuesday.
Kris Lees

Lees changes tack with Graff in Stradbroke

Trainer Kris Lees will have two runners in the Stradbroke Handicap with both Graff and Chief Ironside chasing their first Group One wins.

Group 1 Stradbroke remains on radar for Graff

Trainer Kris Lees expects Sydney's race fields to remain strong given the reduced winter carnival options in Queensland and interstate travel restrictions..
In Her Time

Owners call time on mare’s career

Dual Group One winner In Her Time will have her final start at Rosehill before being auctioned at the Chairman's Sale.
Kris Lees

Locals chase inaugural $1 million Hunter

Three Novacastrian trainers will chase first prize in the $1 million The Hunter at Newcastle, led by Kris Lees who has a quartet of runners.
Le Romain

Le Romain to bounce back on home track

Triple Group One winner Le Romain will spearhead a big team of horses for trainer Kris Lees on his home track of Newcastle featuring the...
Kris Lees

In Her Time on track for southern raid

In Her Time will head to Melbourne for another tilt at the VRC Classic in which she ran second last year to Santa Ana Lane.
Kris Lees

In her Time unlikely to start in Shorts

Trainer Kris Lees is not keen to run In Her Time first up on a wet track with the mare now likely to resume in...

Graff going in right direction for return

Emerging sprinter Graff has a key gear change for his resumption in a cracking edition of the Concorde Stakes at Randwick.

Group 3 Concorde Stakes an Everest pipe-opener

Three of the leading chances for the $14 million Everest will be in display in the Group Three Concorde Stakes with three others staking claims...
Nash Rawiller

Rawiller happy with In Her Time’s trial

Nash Rawiller and Brenton Avdulla are happy with their respective Everest mounts In Her Time and Graff after the two trialled at Newcastle.

Graff in impressive Newcastle trial win

The Kris Lees-trained Graff has won a barrier trial at Newcastle with hopes high he can gain a slot in the $14 million Everest.
In Her Time

Graff, In Her Time to trial at Newcastle

Everest contender In Her Time and stablemate Graff will trial against each other at Newcastle.

Redzel to begin Everest countdown

Dual winner Redzel will begin the countdown to a fhird tilt at the rich race when he runs in a barrier trial at Gosford.

Graff in the right gear for G1 Galaxy

Three-year-old Graff did not react well to blinkers on Flemington's straight course but trainer Kris Lees is confident it will be different in the G1...

Pike with strong chances at Flemington

Newmarket Handicap contender Graff headlines a book of seven rides for Western Australia's premier jockey William Pike at Flemington.

Pike pleased with Graff in jump-out

William Pike and Barend Vorster have ridden Graff and Sunlight respectively in a jump-out at Flemington with the sprinters headed to the Newmarket Handicap.

Berry impressed with Graff in jump-out

Three-year-old colt Graff has had a look at the Flemington straight in an 800m jump-out ahead of the Group One Lightning Stakes.

Diamond steeled for sparkling debut

Trainer Rick Worthington has Golden Slipper aspirations for well-related filly Steel Diamond who will have her first start at Warwick Farm, her home track.

All you need to know about the Golden Rose

All the facts, figures and history behind the $1 million Group One Golden Rose to be run at Rosehill.

Golden chance for Lees in Group One Rose

Renowned for his success with fillies and mares, Kris Lees is showing he has more strings to his bow with his management of Golden Rose...

Graff draws barrier four in Golden Rose

The Kris Lees-trained Graff has drawn well in barrier four in the 11-horse field for the Group One Golden Rose at Rosehill.

Unbeaten colts showcase Rose credentials

Trainer Kris Lees expects Graff to underline his star potential at Rosehill and continue a march towards the $1 million Golden Rose.

Graff unbeaten after San Domenico victory

Graff has maintained his unbeaten record, recording his third win at Rosehill in the Group Three San Domenico Stakes.

San Domenico return for unbeaten Graff

Unbeaten colt Graff will put his credentials for Group One three-year-old races on show when he makes his return in the San Domenico Stakes at...