Tag: 'Mark Oulaghan'

Walk in the Park for West Coast

Classy jumper West Coast looked like he was out for a Sunday stroll in the park as he ambled his way to victory in Saturday’s...

West Coast primed for Riccarton country

Athleticism may be West Coast’s edge heading into Saturday’s Grand National Steeplechase (5600m) at Riccarton, according to his Awapuni trainer Mark Oulaghan. West Coast claimed...

West Coast takes first day jumping honours at Riccarton

Promising steeplechaser West Coast looks to have attained the favourite’s tag for next Saturday’s Racecourse Hotel & Motor Lodge 147th Grand National Steeplechase (5600m) with...

Southern raid for Oulaghan trio

The cancellation of meetings in the Central Districts of late has hampered the preparations of Mark Oulaghan’s jumpers, but he is still hopeful of bold...
Shaun Fannin

Fannin looking forward to local meeting

Shaun Fannin is currently caught in a tussle with northern hoop Shaun Phelan for the lead in the jumps jockey premiership and he is hoping...
Semper Magico

Awapuni targets for Winter Cup hopefuls

The paths of Mark Oulaghan’s two Group 3 Winning Edge Presentations 124th Winter Cup (1600m) hopefuls will become a lot clearer after racing at Awapuni...
Shadows Cast

Shadows Cast back to his best with feature victory

Venerable eight-year-old Shadows Cast turned back the clock as he gave his rivals weight and a beating when taking out the Listed Bramco Granite &...
Master Fin

Upset in Jericho Cup qualifier

Unfancied Awapuni galloper Master Fin caused a massive boilover in one of the special features at New Plymouth on Saturday when he outstayed his rivals...
Maria Sanson

Sanson makes first day a winning one

Apprentice jockey Maria Sanson kicked off her career in fine style at Awapuni on Saturday when she picked up her first career victory on her...
Des De Jeu

Jumping maestro back in action

Respected central districts trainer Mark Oulaghan will have a small team of jumpers set to compete this winter, including improving steeplechaser Des De Jeu. The...
Shadows Cast

Sprint path likely for Shadows Cast

Group 1 winning miler Shadows Cast may be kept to sprint distances in the coming months, starting with the Group 2 Kamada Park Manawatu Challenge...
Shadows Cast

Oulaghan casting his eye on more Riccarton success

People can be forgiven for confusing Shadows Cast for a pack horse of late given the amount of weight he has been carrying. The Group...
Shadows Cast

Shadows Cast superb in second Redcraze win

Attempting to repeat a spring double from two years ago, top-class galloper Shadows Cast ticked the first box with a supreme weight-carrying performance in Saturday’s...
Shadows Cast

Riccarton return for Shadows Cast

Awapuni trainer Mark Oulaghan will once again return to New Zealand Cup week at Riccarton next month with Group 1 winner Shadows Cast. The son...
Shadows Cast

Tarzino Trophy fresh-up for Shadows Cast

Mark Oulaghan is set to start the star of his stable, Shadows Cast, fresh-up in the first leg of the Hawke’s Bay Triple Crown later...

Familiar path for Shadows Cast

Awapuni galloper Shadows Cast is being set to defend his title in the Group 2 Coupland’s Bakeries Mile (1600m) at Riccarton later this month and...

Shadows Cast to bypass Tarzino

Metric mile features have become the focus for talented Manawatu galloper Shadows Cast. The postponement of Tuesday’s trials at Foxton to next Tuesday has left...

Shared Secrets primed for form reversal

Mark Oulaghan is expecting an improved showing from Shared Secrets on Sunday. The Awapuni trainer has no worries about stepping the mare up in class...
Shadows Cast

Shadows Cast out of the shadows & in to Thorndon Mile

Shadows Cast could live up to his name if he takes the spotlight after Saturday’s Group 1 Thorndon Mile (1600m) at Trentham. The Mark Oulaghan-trained...
Shared Secrets winning at Awapuni

Dominant staying win has Shared Secrets headed to Summer Cup

Handy mare Shared Secrets provided another glimpse of her potential as a top-flight stayer when she trounced her rivals in the last race at Awapuni...