Tag: 'Karaka Million 2YO'

Pimlico

Three Karaka Millions hopefuls for Campbell

Cambridge trainer Andrew Campbell will be chasing Karaka Million riches at Ellerslie on Saturday with three runners. “We have had a couple of bad years...
Opie Bosson

Bosson hungry for further Karaka Million success

Opie Bosson doesn’t mind getting called greedy. Especially when it comes for his desire for further Karaka Million success. The champion jockey will team up...
Play That Song

2YO hitting right notes ahead of Karaka Million

Pukekohe trainer Nigel Tiley believes undefeated filly Play That Song is hitting all the right notes heading into Saturday’s $1 million Karaka Million 2YO (1200m)...
Not An Option

Failure Not An Option for Karaka Million aspirant

Trainer Tony Pike is confident smart two-year-old Not An Option will be hard to beat in Saturday’s $1 million Karaka Million 2YO (1200m) at Ellerslie....
Cool Aza Beel

Cool Aza Beel secures Million berth

Te Akau Racing’s quest to win the Karaka Million 2YO (1200m) for the fourth year in succession was bolstered considerably when Cool Aza Beel ensured...
Harlech

After-effects for Travelling Light’s beaten brigade

Indecision with Harlech and a rest for Riodini is the outcome following their defeat at the hands of Travelling Light at Trentham on Saturday. With...
Not An Option

Pike gearing up for Karaka assault

As he puts the finishing touches on star juvenile Not An Option’s bid for the $1m Karaka Million 2YO (1200m) at Ellerslie later this month,...
Pimlico

Final hit-out for Campbell trio

Cambridge trainer Andrew Campbell will line-up three Karaka Million aspirants at Ellerslie on Sunday ahead of their rich targets at the Auckland track on January...
Piaggio

Piaggio poised to seal a Karaka Million start

Otaki trainer Johno Benner has an enviable record in the Karaka Million but he’s putting no pressure on himself with his 2020 candidate Piaggio. Benner...
Play That Song

Unbeaten filly plays winning tune at Ellerslie

Exciting juvenile Play That Song maintained her unbeaten record when she downed hot favourite Not An Option to win the first of the feature races...
Play That Song

Tiley trio ready for Ellerslie assignments

Pukekohe trainer Nigel Tiley heads into Ellerslie’s New Year’s Day race meeting with a trio of runners that he believes are all capable of success...
Yourpoint

Richards unveils impressive juvenile winner on home turf

Trainer Jamie Richards’ pre-race comments were spot on the mark at Matamata on Saturday when speaking about debutant runner Yourpoint. Richards revealed the stable had...
La Romanee

La Romanee out of Karaka Million

Promising juvenile La Romanee has been ruled out of a tilt at the rich Karaka Million 2YO (1200m) at Ellerslie on January 25. The Burgundy...
Not An Option

Defeat not an option for Wakefield winner

Cambridge visitor Not An Option showed he will be a force to be reckoned with in the juvenile features this season when he produced a...
Not An Option

Failure isn’t an option for gun Pike colt

There’s no denying Cambridge trainer Tony Pike’s strong personal attachment to a two-year-old he believes is his best chance of winning a Karaka Million yet....
Riodini

Tiley gunning for back-to-back Bonecrusher Stakes wins

Trainer Nigel Tiley is bullish about the chances of unbeaten three-year-old Riodini in Saturday’s Group 3 Mitchell Family Bonecrusher Stakes (1400m) at Ellerslie despite admitting...
Bordeaux le Rouge

Controversial decision secures Karaka Million berth

A somewhat controversial decision in the inquiry room at Ellerslie on Saturday has paved the way for the Jamie Richards-trained Bordeaux le Rouge to secure...
Peloton

Derby prospects to contest Wellington Stakes

Cambridge trainer Andrew Campbell will head south to Otaki on Friday to line-up two Derby prospects in the Group 3 Lucia Valentina Wellington Stakes (1600m)....
La Romanee

Fairy-tale week continues for Miller

Cambridge trainer Daniel Miller was quick to add a second stakes level victory to the black type account he opened on Wednesday when La Romanee...