Tag: 'john sargent'

Peter Didham

Didham continues proud family legacy

As a member of one of racing’s best-known families, Awapuni horseman Peter Didham is hardly a surprise package in the country’s training ranks. Only weeks...

Brandenburg seeking redemption in Q22

All the word is on Zaaki ahead of Saturday’s Group 2 Q22 (2200m) at Eagle Farm, but Randwick trainer John Sargent is keen to upset...
Gin Martini

Sargent hoping to toast Group One success at Randwick

Promising filly Gin Martini was purchased at Karaka as an Oaks prospect, but she has quickly found herself tackling elite-level targets as a juvenile. The...
Alysha Collett

Sargent filly out to Land Oaks berth

Connections of Oaks hopeful Land Ahoy have put their faith in Alysha Collett to partner the filly in her first stakes test at Randwick.

Patience paying off for connections of Favreau

A more mature Favreau will be out to make an Australian Derby statement via a traditional lead-up to the Group One blue riband.
Readily Availabull

Sargent still packing juvenile arsenal

Randwick trainer John Sargent has enjoyed a good season with his two-year-olds and it isn’t over yet.
Four Moves Ahead

Sargent Banks On Slipper Delay Proving A Lucky Move

Trainer John Sargent is hoping the decision to postpone the Golden Slipper meeting by seven days is an omen for third favourite Four Moves Ahead....

Sweet Win Moves Sargent Filly Into Slipper

Four Moves Ahead will go straight into the Golden Slipper without another start after bouncing back from a setback to take out the Sweet Embrace...
Nash Rawiller

Sargent Moves Ahead With Slipper Dream

A week after being scratched from the Silver Slipper due to a stable mishap, Four Moves Ahead will take her place in the Sweet Embrace...

Sargent Favourite Out Of Silver Slipper

Godolphin youngster Paulele has assumed Silver Slipper favouritism following the withdrawal of the John Sargent-trained Four Moves Ahead.
John Sargent

Firm Tracks Key For Elizabeel This Autumn

Trainer John Sargent has ambitious plans for improving filly Elizabeel, including a tilt at the Group One Coolmore Classic.
Jason Collett

Trainer Tips Sparkling Autumn For Mare

Emeralds will kick off her latest preparation in the first Sydney Group race of the year with the Coolmore Classic her major goal.
John Sargent

Sargent Hoping Luck Can Turn At Randwick

Trainer John Sargent anticipates a competitive debut from filly Perfect Darling at Randwick but says she will improve once she is stepped up in distance.
John Sargent

Fake Love Scratched From Magic Millions

The Ciaron Maher-David Eustace stable has been forced to scratch Fake Love from the Magic Millions while Readily Availabull remains under an injury cloud.
Ciaron Maher

Millions Runners Require Vet Clearance

Stewards will have the final say on whether Fake Love and Readily Availabull start in the Magic Millions after the pair were showing signs of...

She’s Four Moves Ahead Of Her Rivals

John Sargent has always had a big opinion of Snitzel filly Four Moves Ahead. She showed why with an outstanding debut in a style which...
Readily Availabull

Sydney Colt Swoops Home To Win Classic

A couple of years ago, John Sargent identified the Clockwise Classic as a race he'd like to win and he finally found the right horse...

Brandenburg Right On Song For The Gong

John Sargent says a firm track and good barrier draw are the key ingredients to helping stakes winner Brandenburg return to the winner's list.

Ryan Faces An Anxious Wait With Bottega

Fresh from claiming a $1 million race with Peltzer, Gerald Ryan will be chasing an even bigger payday if Bottega can force his way into...
John Sargent

Elizabeel Ready For Distance Test In Bondi

Trainer John Sargent has confirmed dual Randwick nominee Elizabeel will bypass the Brian Crowley Stakes in preference for a $1 million target.

Plum draw for Brandenburg

Expat Kiwi trainer John Sargent is tickled pink with Group 1 performer Brandenburg’s draw in the Group 1 Epsom Handicap (1600m) at Randwick on Saturday....

Sargent Says Brandenburg Can Bounce Back

Trainer John Sargent expects Group One placegetter Brandenburg to show his true colours at Randwick after recovering well from a tough first-up run.

Winx a moment of truth for Brandenburg

Trainer John Sargent says Brandenburg's performance against a quality Winx Stakes field will have a significant influence on the path he takes this spring.

Brandenburg trials in preparation for Group 1

Hobartville Stakes winner Brandenburg has finished fourth in a Randwick barrier trial as part of his preparation towards the Group One Winx Stakes.

Sargent relief as Brandenburg stays put

Trainer John Sargent believes the sky is the limit for Brandenburg this spring after his owners rejected international offers to keep the colt on home...