Tag: 'The Archer'

Streets Of Avalon

Nichols upbeat despite Streets Of Avalon missing The Archer

Streets Of Avalon's trainer, Shane Nichols, has said that his dual Group 1 winner will not start in the Kingsford Smith Cup in a fortnight,...
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Punt Drunk: The Great Game delivers again… and again and again

We often talk about horse racing as 'The Great Game' for a number of reasons, and often it is tongue-in-cheek after a tough weekend on...

Emerald Kingdom wins inaugural running of The Archer

The very first running of The Archer (1300m) went the way of Emerald Kingdom for Brisbane trainer Rob Heathcote at Rockhampton on Saturday.

Rockhampton tips, top odds & quaddie | The Archer Race Day 7/5/22

While this Saturday's meeting at Rockhampton doesn't hold metropolitan status, all eyes will be on the television at 4:59pm AEST for the inaugural running of...
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Punt Drunk: Was The ‘Bool actually that good?

Five days ago, we were pumping the tyres of The 'Bool, but after three days of jumps racing and country racing at one of the...

‘Ideal’ draw puts Kubrick right in The Archer mix

Having won the inaugural Bondi Stakes in 2019, Kubrick will be aiming to repeat the dose in Rockhampton on Saturday when he tackles The Archer.

Butler hoping to be hometown hero in The Archer

Just nine months after winning his first Rockhampton Newmarket, local jockey Ash Butler is hoping to win the inaugural running of The Archer at Callaghan...

Apache Chase heads early market for The Archer

The final field for the inaugural running of the $440,000 The Archer (1300m) has been assembled, with Niccanova and Ventura Ocean the last two runners...

‘Roll on Rocky’ Nichols says as Streets Of Avalon heads north

Streets Of Avalon stamped himself as the horse to beat in next month's The Archer (1300m) after another game run at Caulfield on Saturday.

Apache Chase leads throughout in first trial back

Apache Chase kicked off his preparation for the fast-approaching Brisbane Winter Carnival with a trial win at Deagon on Tuesday morning. The Desleigh Forster-trained gelding...

2022 Capricornia Yearling Sale sets new record

The 2022 Capricornia Yearling Sale hosted at the Rockhampton Showgrounds has produced a 34-year record with a sales gross of more than $1.5 million on...
Views of Mt Archer at Callaghan Park

Apache Chase, The Harrovian in the mix for The Archer

Although The Archer may still be three months away from its first instalment, the Rocky Amateurs Club is hoping to see the race's prizemoney rise...
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Queensland’s top horses on track for The Archer

A number of Queensland’s best horses are in the process of being selected to run in Rockhampton’s new $440,000 race, The Archer.
Views of Mt Archer at Callaghan Park

Rockhampton to host The Archer in May 2022

Racing in Central Queensland is set to receive a huge boost in 2022 with the first running of The Archer, which was unveiled by Rocky...