Tag: 'Lance Noble'

Vernazza

Vernazza set to make raceday return

Former top juvenile filly Vernazza is set to make her raceday return at Te Rapa on Saturday after a 20-month hiatus. The Brendan and Jo...
Lance Noble

Funny Girl on a trail for gold

Funny Girl broke through for her maiden victory first-up on the Cambridge synthetic earlier this month and trainer Lance Noble believes that will give her...
Leith Innes

Innes anxious for return to racing

Auckland’s extended lockdown has proved especially frustrating for leading jockey Leith Innes, who can look but can’t touch with nearly everything he wants to participate...
Leith Innes

Innes keen on what the new season holds

Leith Innes may be a senior statesman of the northern jockeys’ room, but he hasn’t lost his enthusiasm for what lies ahead on the feature...
Bavella

Hit and run Sydney raid for Bavella

The Cambridge Stud colours of Brendan and Jo Lindsay will be in full force on Saturday in Sydney through top-class mare Probabeel in the Group...
Beldarra

Noble in search of more success at old stomping ground

Trainer Lance Noble is shooting for back-to-back winners of the Group 2 J Swap Contractors Ltd Matamata Breeders’ Stakes (1200m) when he saddles Hinchinbrook filly...
Familia

Lindsays out for more Karaka glory

Brendan and Jo Lindsay’s black and gold checked silks have been prominent on Karaka Million night in the last couple of years through the deeds...
La Vernazza

La Vernazza out for spring

Promising filly La Vernazza will head to the spelling paddock after pulling up injured last week. The Brendan and Jo Lindsay-owned filly had joined trainer...
Bavella

Noble in winner’s circle after lengthy absence

The distinctive black and gold chequered colours of Cambridge couple Brendan and Jo Lindsay were to the fore at Te Rapa on Saturday when their...
Taroni

Taroni begins New Zealand 1000 Guineas path

Promising three-year-old Taroni will begin her path towards the Group 1 Barneswood Farm New Zealand 1000 Guineas (1600m) when she lines-up at Te Rapa on...

Kiwi filly follows in footsteps of Sunline

New Zealand filly La Vernazza will make her debut for trainer Jamie Richards in the Group Two Furious Stakes at Randwick.
Demonetization

Innes couldn’t escape home winter

Leith Innes was glad to get the winning feeling back at Avondale on Saturday, but New Zealand isn’t where he was supposed to be during...
Vernazza

New Zealand powerhouses unite ahead of spring

Two of New Zealand’s thoroughbred powerhouses are set to join forces to tackle Melbourne Spring Racing. Te Akau Racing and Cambridge Stud principals Brendan and...
Vernazza

Vernazza leads quality cast for boutique Noble team

Karaka trainer Lance Noble has an eye to the future as he welcomes the next batch of well-bred youngsters to the fold this week. Noble...
Vernazza

Lindsays hoping to extend winning run with Vernazza

The pressure goes on Vernazza this weekend to maintain the big-race run of success being enjoyed by Cambridge Stud owners Brendan and Jo Lindsay with...
Lance Noble

Noble savours special win

Vernazza’s victory in the Group 2 J Swap Contractors Matamata Breeders’ Stakes (1200m) was a special moment in the career of trainer Lance Noble. The...
Michael Coleman

Coleman back on top after lean summer

Popular Matamata jockey Michael Coleman hopes the feature race double he achieved on his home track on Saturday provides the catalyst to lift the number...
Vernazza

Favourite takes Matamata Breeders’ Stakes

Race favourite Vernazza overcame a wide run and a dogged local challenge to take out the feature event at Matamata on Saturday, the Group 2...
Meghan

Noble upbeat about Oaks contender

South Auckland trainer Lance Noble has been spoilt with a quality crop of three-year-old fillies this season and he was delighted to see one of...
Vernazza

Vernazza creates problems for Karaka Million contenders

Upstanding juvenile filly Vernazza showed she had taken plenty of benefit from her debut run for third at Matamata last month when she fought doggedly...
Manchu

Three-year-old fillies exciting Noble

Trainer Lance Noble is enjoying an exciting season with a number of three-year-old fillies this term and he will attempt to add black-type to one...
Bavella

Lindsay pair target Guineas spoils

South Auckland trainer Lance Noble will line-up two fillies in the Group 1 gavelhouse.com New Zealand 1000 Guineas (1600m) at Riccarton on Saturday. The Brendan...
Bavella

Bavella ready to fire in Soliloquy

Trainer Lance Noble is confident classy filly Bavella will give Saturday’s Group 3 Barneswood Farm Soliloquy Stakes (1400m) a decent shake, as she looks to...
Manchu

Manchu boosts Group 1 hopes

Cambridge Stud’s Manchu added serious momentum to her classic campaign yesterday afternoon with a gallant victory at Hastings. The well-related Redoute’s Choice filly overcame her...
Avadane

Noble out to enhance dynasty

Cambridge Stud principals Brendan and Jo Lindsay have had a fantastic run with the progeny of their foundation mare J’Adane and they are hoping that...