Tag: 'Herbie Dyke Stakes'

Germanicus

Group 1 assignments in store for Germanicus

Danica Guy couldn’t be happier with her talented galloper Germanicus as the five-year-old begins a Group 1 programme of assignments this season at Hastings on...
Beauden

Elliot set to surpass season’s best

Waikato jockey Ryan Elliot was a little disappointed about the season being curtailed as a result of COVID-19, but he is looking forward to getting...
Tiptronic

Richardson’s faith in Tiptronic rewarded

Graham Richardson rates the breakthrough Group 1 success of Tiptronic at Te Rapa last Saturday as a highlight of his training career. The Matamata trainer...
Tiptronic

Thrilling finish to Herbie Dyke Stakes

A nail-biting finish to the Group 1 Herbie Dyke Stakes (2000m) at Te Rapa was settled in favour of last year’s runner-up Tiptronic when he...
Kiwi Ida

Parsons shoot for Group 1 double at Te Rapa

Dreams are free! That’s Karen Parson’s response to any suggestion she could land a Group 1 double with Kiwi Ida and Camino Rocoso at Te...
Luvaluva

Jennings looking to nab Kiwi Group 1

New South Wales-based jockey Koby Jennings is aiming to maintain his perfect strike-rate on the John Sargent-trained Luvaluva in the Group 1 Herbie Dyke Stakes...
Tiptronic

Richardson looking to go one better with Tiptronic in Waikato feature

Trainer Graham Richardson believes he has good performer Tiptronic right where he wants him as he prepares for next weekend’s Group 1 Herbie Dyke Stakes...
Kiwi Ida

Group 1 Te Rapa missions for in-form stablemates

Balcairn trainers John and Karen Parsons are hoping their North Island luck holds two-fold at the Te Rapa premier meeting on Saturday week. The North...
Luvaluva

Herbie Dyke assignment for Luvaluva

Expat New Zealand trainer John Sargent is hoping to strike while the iron is hot with New Zealand-bred mare Luvaluva. The daughter of Mastercraftsman has...
Luvaluva

Luvaluva wins again to earn Group One shot

Sydney-based trainer John Sargent is considering a Group One raid in his homeland of New Zealand after Luvaluva claimed another Cup win at Randwick.
Beauden

Beauden best on favourite track

Tuhikaramea visitor Beauden made light work of his 59kg topweight as he took out the Listed Japac Homes FastTrack $5k Marton Cup (2200m) on his...
On The Rocks

On The Rocks back to winning form

Classy customer On the Rocks is on the road to defending his Group 1 Herbie Dyke Stakes (2000m) title after a comprehensive fresh-up performance in...
Lizzie LAmour

Lizzie L’Amour decimates the 2018 G1 Herbie Dyke Stakes

It’s been a memorable 24 hours in the decorated racing career of Cambridge horseman Murray Baker. On Friday evening, he was inducted into the New...
Wait A Sec

Lack of pace in G1 Herbie Dyke Stakes a concern for Cullen & Lowry

The loss of Authentic Paddy from Saturday’s Group 1 Herbie Dyke Stakes (2000m) at Te Rapa has put a spanner in the works for Hastings...
Authentic Paddy

Authentic Paddy scratched from Herbie Dyke Stakes

A bruised heel will prevent Authentic Paddy from chasing a second Group One win at Te Rapa on Saturday. Trainer Lisa Latta confirmed on Thursday...
Lizzie L'amour

Lizzie L’Amour & Milseain to cap memorable week for Murray Baker

Murray Baker could cap off a memorable weekend with Group success at Te Rapa on Saturday. On the eve of the Waikato Racing Club’s premier...
Devise

Shaune Ritchie names Lizzie L’Amour main threat in Herbie Dyke

Shaune Ritchie has been keeping a friendly watch on an enemy camp in the build-up to Saturday’s Group 1 Herbie Dyke Stakes (2000m) at Te...
Promise To Reign

Promise To Reign seeking G1 black type in Herbie Dyke Stakes

The lure of reward at racing’s highest level will see late nomination Promise To Reign tackle Saturday’s Group 1 Herbie Dyke Stakes (2000m). The Brendan...
Savile Row (gold jacket)

Savile Row to start in G1 Herbie Dyke Stakes after Thorndon Mile

Quality performer Savile Row will have opportunities at his next two starts to break through at the highest level. The four-year-old will head to Trentham...
Age Of Fire

Age Of Fire to take on open class horses in G1 Herbie Dyke Stakes

Consideration is being given to a leading three-year-old taking on the older horses next month. Stephen Autridge and Jamie Richards have nominated Age Of Fire...