Flemington Race 5
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Australian Horse Racing

  • Strength of Oliver gets outsider home

    Australian Horse Racing January 31, 2015 6:30 pm

    A track change in Adelaide paved the way to a Flemington victory for River’s Lane on Saturday. Trainer Ryan Balfour was preparing the eight-year-old for a race over 1800m at Morphettville on Saturday but a delay in track renovations resulted in the meeting being transferred to the inner Parks track. […]

  • Saturn Rock wins Nudgee Quality

    Australian Horse Racing January 31, 2015 6:15 pm

    Much-travelled mare Saturn Rock recaptured her best younger form to give trainer Tony Crane his first black-type win at Doomben on Saturday. Saturn Rock ($21) finished powerfully to beat Breakfast In Bed ($7) by three-quarters of a length in the Listed Nudgee Quality (1200m). The five-year-old mare originally from New […]

  • Weary wins Group Two Expressway Stakes

    Australian Horse Racing January 31, 2015 5:45 pm

    In recent times, Weary has been a rarity in Chris Waller’s stable, and not in a good way. But the French import has overcome many of his problems with the help of a new friend and has shown the benefits with a last-stride win the Group Two Expressway Stakes. Waller […]

  • Well-backed Inishowen wins at Flemington

    Australian Horse Racing January 31, 2015 5:39 pm

    Hall of fame trainer Lee Freedman has been on a learning curve with Inishowen and a comfortable victory at Flemington has him convinced the mare is on the rise. Inishowen was well-supported from $9 to $5 in Saturday’s Elms Handicap (2000m) and notched just the second win of her 15-start […]

  • Trip not too short for Averau

    Australian Horse Racing January 31, 2015 4:33 pm

    Consistent mare Averau showed she was on target for the Adelaide Cup with a strong win at Flemington on Saturday. The Peter Morgan and Craig Widdison trained mare was dropping back from the 2800m of the Bagot Handicap on New Year’s Day to score in the Doriemus Handicap over 2000m. […]

  • Fireworks stars in the Widden Stakes

    Australian Horse Racing January 31, 2015 4:21 pm

    A come-from-behind win by Fireworks in the Widden Stakes may prompt a late call-up to the Golden Slipper. A few months ago, the major two-year-old races were far from the thoughts of trainer Gerald Ryan and the filly’s owner/breeder John Camilleri. But her win in the 1100m Listed sprint at […]

  • Lucky Liberty makes it three from three

    Australian Horse Racing January 31, 2015 3:39 pm

    Promising three-year-old Lucky Liberty has been elevated to the second line of betting for the Group One Australian Guineas after maintaining an unbeaten start to his career at Flemington. The Henry Dwyer-trained gelding sat three and four wide in Saturday’s Flemington Rose Garden Handicap (1420m) but his class shone through […]

  • Johnston gets first city winner at Doomben

    Australian Horse Racing January 31, 2015 2:45 pm

    Busy trainer Krystle Johnston’s hard work paid off when she won her first metropolitan race with Craiglea Wandoo at Doomben on Saturday. Johnston took over training for her father Stan Johnston about 12 months ago and had recorded 23 wins on all tracks. Her horses, who have Stan Johnston’s stud […]

  • Track rider Lizz Rice dies from injuries

    Australian Horse Racing January 31, 2015 2:27 pm

    Track rider Lizz Rice has died from injuries she received in an accident at Caulfield earlier this month. She had been in an induced coma since she was found unconscious on January 12 with head and chest injuries near the pool at Caulfield. On Thursday members of her family, who […]

  • Wawail keeps record intact

    Australian Horse Racing January 31, 2015 2:21 pm

    Jockey Michael Walker labelled Wawail a future Group One horse after her return victory at Flemington on Saturday. Ridden by Michael Walker, Wawail, backed from $1.80 to start the $1.75 favourite, kept her unbeaten record intact in scoring by a length from Clover Lane ($8) with Tennessee Spirit ($26) 1-1/4 […]