Tag: 'Ocean Emperor'

Ocean Emperor

Time called on Ocean Emperor’s career

Three-time Group 2 winner Ocean Emperor has been retired from racing and is about to embark on a stud career. “He’s not going to race...

Emperor hoping to take the Group 1 throne

Matamata horseman Gary Hennessy knows what it takes to win at the elite level and he has in-form galloper Ocean Emperor primed for Saturday’s Group...
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The story behind Ocean Emperor’s Tauranga Stakes victory

A phone call from the National Racing Bureau in the early hours of Saturday morning delivered an unexpected reward for Cambridge jockey Lynsey Satherley. The...
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Ocean Emperor goes back-to-back in the Tauranga Stakes

To quote famous baseballer Yogi Berra, it was “déjà vu’ all over again” at Tauranga on Saturday when classy customer Ocean Emperor defended his Group...

Ocean Emperor goes back-to-back in Tauranga Stakes

To quote famous baseballer Yogi Berra, it was “déjà vu’ all over again” at Tauranga on Saturday when classy customer Ocean Emperor defended his Group...

Emperor vying to go back-to-back

Dual Group 2 winner Ocean Emperor is vying to make it back-to-back wins in the Group 2 Gartshore Tauranga Stakes (1600m) on Saturday. The Gary...

Hennessy hoping history repeats

Matamata trainer Gary Hennessy sees a number of similarities in Group 1 Tarzino Trophy (1400m) hopeful Ocean Emperor and his five-time Group 1 winning galloper...

WFA targets for Group winner

Ocean Emperor’s New Zealand future is likely to focus on weight-for-age racing. The multiple stakes winner will be on his way home later this month...

Hennessy seeking more international glory

Matamata trainer Gary Hennessy will be looking to add further international success to his CV when he lines up last-start Group 2 winner Ocean Emperor...

Friday NZ news briefs – James’ 3YO in top Derby order

Sherrif is ticking all the boxes ahead of his tilt at Saturday’s Group 1 South Australian Derby (2500m) at Morphettville. “He’s travelled over really well,...

Hennessy’s racing travels to continue

Gary Hennessy is preparing for another international tour of duty. The Matamata trainer has his sights set on a Singapore Group 1 feature after receiving...