Tag: 'Leon Macdonald'

Jerry Chau

Jerry Chau graduates in style, clinches 70th victory

Marking the end of a decorated apprenticeship in emphatic style, Jerry Chau intends to capitalise on his status as the second-fastest rider to make the...
Jerry Chau

Chau has graduation in his sights, takes five rides at the Valley

Closing in on that apprenticeship-ending victory, jockey Jerry Chau heads into Wednesday’s (22 September) eight-race fixture at Happy Valley only two wins away from his...

Leon Macdonald Hoping History Can Repeat

Southern Speed finished fourth in the Turnbull Stakes before she won the Caulfield Cup and trainer Leon MacDonald is hoping stablemate Dalasan can follow suit.

Dalasan Aiming To Win His First Group One

South Australian horses have dominated feature interstate races in recent weeks and Leon MacDonald is hoping Dalasan can continue the winning run.

Field of 14 to contest Group 1 SA Derby

Three fillies will back up into the South Australian Derby after contesting the Australasian Oaks in a bid to emulate the Lindsay Park-trained Qafila.

No South Australian Derby start for Kinane

Frank Packer Plate winner Kinane will not run in the South Australian Derby and is instead being directed towards races in Queensland.

Talented Dalasan wins Group 3 Chairman’s Stakes

Dalasan has cemented his claims for the South Australian Derby with his victory in a traditional lead-up, the Chairman's Stakes.
Andrew Noblet

Andrew Noblet returns for Caulfield shot

Having relocated from Caulfield to Ballarat, trainer Andrew Noblet is hoping to make his first foray back to his former base a winning one.
Jamie Kah

Kah to iron out Dalasan quirks in Guineas

Having made a trip to Adelaide to ride Dalasan in work, jockey Jamie Kah says she is now better placed ahead of her ride on...

Dalasan ready for C S Hayes Stakes clash

South Australian colt Dalasan will be among the Australian Guineas contenders who clash in what shapes as an exciting C S Hayes Stakes at Flemington.
Ben Melham

Ben Melham to take the reins on Dalasan

Having chased the ride on Dalasan in the spring, Ben Melham is set to take the reins aboard the three-year-old for the remainder of his...

Manfred return for quality colt Dalasan

Exciting colt Dalasan will be out to maintain an unblemished first-up record when he begins his latest campaign in the Group Three Manfred Stakes at...

Dalasan to begin campaign at Caulfield

Group-winning South Australian colt Dalasan has had a hit-out at Morphettville as he gears up for his return in Melbourne.

Hugh Bowman to ride Dalasan in Guineas

Hugh Bowman will ride Adelaide colt Dalasan, favourite for the Group One Caulfield Guineas, replacing Raquel Clark.

Dalasan proves too good in Danehill Stakes

South Australian galloper Dalasan has taken out the Danehill Stakes at Flemington, giving apprentice rider Raquel Clark her biggest victory.

Clark gets Melbourne chance on Dalasan

Raquel Clark will be out to maintain an unbeaten record on Dalasan when she rides the exciting colt in the Group Two Danehill Stakes at...
Leon Macdonald

Dalasan on target for Group 2 Danehill Stakes

After beating Scales Of Justice in the Spring Stakes first-up, exciting colt Dalasan will now chase a Danehill Stakes win on a path to the...

Dalasan on path towards Guineas in spring

Leon Macdonald is looking to lightly raced Dalasan to measure up to some of the feature races for three-year-olds during the Melbourne spring carnival.

Williams could add more Finals Day winners

Winter Championship Series Final favourite Waging War will form part of a strong book of rides for star jockey Craig Williams at Flemington.

Waging War on Winter Championship trail

Waging War will be out to confirm Winter Championship Series Final plans when he travels from Adelaide to run in a heat of the series...

Waging War impresses with Caulfield win

Waging War has appreciated a step up in journey, recording an impressive win in the VOBIS Gold Mile at Caulfield.

Hobart & Launceston Cups in Tasmania on radar for Pretty Punk

The Hobart and Launceston Cups are on the radar for Adelaide mare Pretty Punk after her win in a 2000m-open handicap at Flemington.

Leon MacDonald pair on trial for Tassie stakes races at Flemington

Stakes races in Tasmania are on the radar for Adelaide stablemates Pretty Punk and Gogo Grace if they can perform well in their respective races...