Best Odds with Top Tote+ and Bet Back Offers!
Register at Australia's #1 Online Bookmaker!
Watch Live Racing FREE!
Sign-up now and Watch every Race Live and Free on your Phone!
Back A Winner!
Sign-Up to Australia's Fastest Growing Online Bookmaker!
Back Yourself!
Sign-up and start betting with Ladbrokes in 2 minutes!
Best Of The Best Odds!
Bet With Palmerbet and get Paid Top Fluc or Top Tote!!
*Conditions Apply. Excl VIC, NSW, SA & WA. Gamble Responsibly
Image: Steve Hart
Diplomatico has executed part one of a plan designed to get him to Group One racing

Diplomatico has executed part one of a plan designed to get him to Group One racing and a career at stud with his win in the Brian Crowley Stakes at Randwick.

Having his third start in the 1200m-Listed race at Randwick on Saturday, the Hawkes Racing-trained colt came out of the pack to overhaul the leaders.

The $2.40 equal favourite, Diplomatico went to the line three-quarters of a length in front of Legend Of Condor ($21) to give jockey Koby Jennings a rare city win and set up a tilt at the Coolmore Stud Stakes at Flemington.

“As long as he pulls up all right we will look at the Coolmore,” co-trainer Michael Hawkes said.

“It’s all up to him.

“We are about making colts and hopefully we can make another.

“It was good to see him handle the (soft) track conditions and Koby rode him perfectly.

“He has great hands and doesn’t panic.”

Jennings was a leading apprentice in Sydney a couple of seasons ago but since becoming a senior rider, he has plied his trade mostly at provincial meetings.

But he didn’t hesitate when called on by the Hawkes camp to come to Randwick where he picked up one other ride.

“The Hawkes team are my biggest supporters and I can’t thank them enough,” Jennings said.

“There was plenty of merit to that win.

“Once he got room down the back he made up three lengths in two strides and his class just showed.”

The Coolmore Stud Stakes is run on the 1200m-straight course at Flemington on November 3.

*Existing customers only. 2nd Racing bet. Excl SA & WA. T’s & C’s apply. Gamble responsibly.
Featured News

Free List of the Racing Bonus Bets and Offers

We take a look at the BIGGEST and BEST Free Daily Racing Offers and Betting Promotions from Australia’s leading online...

Multiple G1 winner suffers paddock injury

Multiple Group One winner Sunlight is set to miss the start of the Autumn racing carnival after suffering an injury...

Horse Racing Big Bets – 7/12/2019

We take a look at the big bets the online bookmakers have taken on Saturday’s horse racing around the country...

Champion mare Winx to be a mum

The owners of champion Winx are expected to confirm she is successfully in-foal to super sire I Am Invincible in...

Watch: Scary scenes as police open fire at stablehands

Races at Turffontein on Saturday night were delayed as scary scenes broke out across the racecourse after police opened fire...

Four time G1 winner dies

Dual Doncaster Mile winner Sacred Falls has died at New Zealand’s Waikato Stud after a short illness. The Waikato Stud...

Photographer hit by runaway horse

Watch: Photographer hit by runaway horse

A photographer has been taken to hospital after a horse broke through the running rail at an Irish meeting overnight....

Kingston Town Classic

The Kingston Town Classic is a Group One race held at Ascot Racecourse each year. The 1800m event is Held in December each year and...

Australian Bookmaker Reviews

Which bookmaker should you bet with? We Review each of the leading online Australian Bookmakers and rate them in order...

Copyright © 2019 Just Horse Racing.
All rights reserved - Privacy Policy

Gamble Responsibly 18+
*State exclusions apply to some offers. Please check T&Cs of each offer with the bookmaker. All Offers Exclude NSW residents.