Price thrilled with Grunt's development
The physical progression Group One-winning colt Grunt has made since the autumn has trainer Mick Price optimistic about the rising four-year-old's spring prospects.
US Navy Flag has won the July Cup at Newmarket to confirm a trip to Australia to contest the $13 million Everest.
Craig Williams has maintained an 11-win lead in the Melbourne jockeys' premiership as he prepares for a holiday
Trainer Darren Weir and jockey Brad Rawiller both sensed that Voodoo Lad was on his game before the Group Three Sir John Monash Stakes
A couple of weeks after John Thompson thought Dreamforce had won his first stakes race, the five-year-old has delivered at Rosehill.
Trainer Peter Snowden has the task of finding another 3200m race for Plot Twist after the gelding gave jockey Jim Byrne a birthday present and owner Greg Kolivos his first Queensland winner
No Spring for Zoustyle
Brilliant Zoustar gelding Zoustyle made a huge impression when winning on debut at Doomben last month and was equally impressive at the Sunshine Coast on Saturday, but connections are not going to be tempted by the lure of spring racing.
138 for Fastnet Rock
The John Thompson-trained five-year-old Dreamforce (5 g ex Eskimo Queen by Shinko King) his first success at stakes level when claiming the Winter Stakes (Listed, 1400m) at Rosehill yesterday and in the process became the 138th stakes winner for his sire Fastnet Rock (Danehill)
20 for Champs Elysees
Last month’s Stayer’s Cup (3200m) winner Plot Twist (6 g ex Bryanstown Girl by Kalanisi) broke through at Group level yesterday to take the Queen's Cup (Gr 3, 3200m) for co-trainers Peter and Paul Snowden.
Inaugural sire installed at Mount Brown