Tag: 'John Bell'

Tavi Mac

All roads lead to Hastings after Foxbridge Plate wash up

Trainer Alan Sharrock had a smile on his face a mile wide despite being beaten in Saturday’s feature event at Te Rapa, the Group 2...
Julius

Julius on track for Foxbridge Plate assignment

An eye-catching run at the Taupo trials last week has trainer John Bell confident his stable star Julius is right on track for his first...
Julius

Julius builds towards another campaign

Cambridge trainer John Bell is delighted with the condition of his stable star Julius, who again has summer sprint features firmly in his sights. The...
Wyndspelle

Special day ahead for in-form Waddell

Jason Waddell is confident his red-hot run of form can continue at Trentham on Saturday, particularly when he climbs aboard his two favourites, Julius and...
Julius

Comeback complete for Cambridge champ

The fairy-tale comeback of Cambridge galloper Julius was completed at Ellerslie on New Year’s Day when the gentle giant took out the Group 1 Sistema...
Julius

Julius strikes in feature sprint

Giant galloper Julius gave his rivals weight and a beating when he ground out a gutsy victory at Te Rapa on Saturday. Having just his...
Julius

Bigger, stronger Julius ready to fire

Comeback sprinter Julius will take the next step towards an elite level target when he contests the Group 3 J Swap Contractors Sprint (1400m) at...
Julius

Julius set for Counties comeback

Talented sprinter Julius has been given the green light to return to racing in Saturday’s Listed Haunui Farm Counties Bowl (1100m) at Pukekohe. The son...
Helena Baby

Late Windsor Park Plate entry for Helena Baby

Group 1 Tarzino Trophy (1400m) placegetter Helena Baby will get his shot at redemption against victor Melody Belle later this month. Helena Baby wasn’t among...
Helena Baby

Helena Baby seeks stable revenge in Foxbridge

Progressive galloper Helena Baby faces his toughest assignment to date when he tackles a star-studded field in the Group 2 U S Navy Flag Foxbridge...
Helena Baby

Helena Baby from well-known Windsor family

The John Bell-trained Helena Baby has been the star find of winter racing in New Zealand, with Saturday’s Listed Opunake Cup (1400m) triumph his most...
Helena Baby

Helena Baby takes Opunake Cup

Progressive galloper Helena Baby took the next step in his burgeoning career in stunning fashion when he simply decimated his rivals in Saturday’s Listed Powerworx...
Helena Baby

First stakes test for Helena Baby

Promising galloper Helena Baby has won four of his six career starts and will get his first opportunity at stakes level at New Plymouth on...
John Bell

Bell excited with stable’s prospects

John Bell was missing from the New Zealand training ranks for 13 years, but he’s certainly making up for it. The Cambridge horseman experienced a...
Helena Baby

Bell team firing ahead of Ellerslie racing

Cambridge trainer John Bell will head to Ellerslie on Saturday aiming to extend his winning run. Hot on the heels of producing Noble Star and...

Star sprinter Julius retired after injury

Ace sprinter Julius has been retired. A scan has revealed the Swiss Ace gelding has a hole in his near fore tendon, leaving Cambridge trainer...

Group 1 dreams over as Kapoor humanely euthanised

Connections of talented three-year-old Kapoor were dealt a crushing blow on Monday morning when the filly shattered a fetlock during a routine gallop and was...
Julius

Julius wins Group 3 Concorde Handicap on Karaka Million raceday

Lightly raced sprinter Julius delivered an emphatic statement when he captured his first stakes victory in the Group 3 Brighthill Farm Concorde Handicap (1200m) at...
Kapoor winning at Taupo

Trainer John Bell keen on Kapoor in Karaka Millions 3yo Classic

Cambridge trainer John Bell has a formidable hand to play at Saturday’s Karaka Million meeting at Ellerslie. Bell will produce exciting filly Kapoor in the...