Tag: 'Warren Kennedy'

Warren Kennedy sticks with Crocetti for Group 1 sprint

Leading jockey Warren Kennedy had a tough decision to make heading into Saturday’s Group 1 BCD Group Sprint, but has opted to side with Crocetti.

Crocetti claims Group 3 Almanzor Trophy

Undefeated three-year-old Crocetti was a class above in the Group 3 Almanzor Trophy at Ellerslie under Warren Kennedy on Saturday afternoon.

Crocetti chasing Group 3 success on return

Crocetti is expected to kick Karaka Millions night off with a bang when he lines-up in the opening race of the six-race card, the Group...

Grande Gallo impresses at Pukekohe

Stakes targets could be in the offing for promising filly Grande Gallo following her eye-catching win at Pukekohe on Monday.

No denying Kennedy as he takes Rich Hill Mile on Habana

Warren Kennedy has stamped an indelible mark on New Zealand racing with the ex-pat South African jockey dominating proceedings at Pukekohe on New Year’s Day.

Waitak produces dazzling display in Group 1 Railway

Lance O'Sullivan won five Group 1 Railway's as a jockey, on Monday he got his hands on the silverware as a trainer, courtesy of Waitak’s...

About Time too good for rivals in Sir Patrick Hogan Stakes

Cambridge Stud-bred and owned About Time took out the fillies feature at Pukekohe on New Year's Day named after the farm’s founder.

Bellatrix Star makes Karaka Millions statement at Pukekohe

Bellatrix Star showed she will be Karaka Millions 2YO force as she took out the first black-type event for the new year, the Group 2...

Habana gives Noble another shot at Trentham feature

Lance Noble is sending just one horse to Wellington this weekend, hoping his rising star Habana can deal to some unfinished business in the TAB...

Fashion Shoot claims Canterbury Breeders’ Stakes

Warren Kennedy produced another black-type winning ride in guiding Fashion Shoot to victory in the Group 3 Canterbury Breeders’ Stakes

Crocetti takes out Group 1 NZ 2000 Guineas

Undefeated three-year-old Crocetti confirmed his superstar quality with another scintillating performance in Saturday’s Group 1 New Zealand 2000 Guineas.

Lance Noble sweeps Pukekohe feature events

Lance Noble celebrated a memorable afternoon at Pukekohe on Tuesday with a clean sweep of the feature events and a winning undercard double.

Crocetti remains undefeated

Saturday’s Group 2 James and Annie Sarten Memorial (1400m) at Te Rapa, but it turned into a tour de force by New Zealand’s most exciting...

Crocetti primed for final Guineas warmup

Crocetti takes a perfect four-from-four record into Saturday’s $150,000 Sarten, which is his last dress rehearsal ahead of the 2000 Guineas at Riccarton.

Luberon signals Group 1 intent at Matamata

Promising filly Luberon confirmed she is right on schedule for a trip to Christchurch later in the spring with a comprehensive winning performance at Matamata.

Aquacade set for spring campaign kick off

Classy mare Aquacade was dominant in staying company last season and commences an exciting spring campaign in a competitive Listed Matamata Cup (1600m).

Crocetti impresses in Te Rapa victory

The excitement surrounding the looming meeting of top three-year-olds Tokyo Tycoon and Crocetti kicked up a gear following the latter’s victory at Te Rapa.

Luberon with Guineas on radar

Stakes performer Luberon booked her ticket to Riccarton later this spring with a convincing win at Te Rapa on Sunday afternoon.

Apostrophe pleases with Hastings triumph

"I had resigned myself to defeat," admitted trainer Roger James as he watched jockey Warren Kennedy leg up aboard Apostrophe at Hastings last Saturday.

Dragon Leap thunders home to claim Foxbridge Plate

Dragon Leap defeated second elect Skew Wiff in a thrilling finish to the Group 2 Foxbridge Plate (1200m) at Te Rapa on Saturday afternoon.

Crocetti dominates Ruakaka Group 3

Exciting three-year-old Crocetti displayed his classic credentials once again when claiming Group 3 Northland Breeders Stakes (1200m) at Ruakaka on Saturday.

Jodelin Gal relishes change of environment

A change of stable environment seems to have worked the oracle for talented mare Jodelin Gal as she made her way back into the winners’...

Crocetti impresses at Ruakaka

Exciting galloper Crocetti put his name to the forefront for the upcoming three-year-old features with a convincing return to racing at Ruakaka on Saturday.

Prowess enjoys quiet Te Rapa trial

Dual top-flight winner Prowess took her first steps toward another trip across the Tasman when she enjoyed a quiet trial at Te Rapa on Tuesday.

Sulabella leads home training double for Bradley

Local trainer Michelle Bradley was on cloud nine as she celebrated taking out two of the feature events on the card at Ruakaka on Saturday.