Robbie Griffiths believes three-year-old Edgewood might already have had a stakes win to his credit had a decision to geld the horse been made after his juvenile season.
Peter Moody has ruled out a Stradbroke Handicap start for Strawberry Boy and will use a race at Caulfield on Saturday to test the promising galloper for a potential spring target.
Devised has been narrowly denied in the past two Wagga Wagga Gold Cups on his home track but now trainer Tim Donnelly has shifted his sights to winning another NSW country feature race.
A horse Keith Dryden decided to race himself to keep faith with a long-time client will be out to confirm how unlucky he was during the Wagga Wagga Gold Cup carnival when he returns to city racing.
MELBOURNE, May 24 AAP – The return to Sydney of last season’s champion apprentice Chad Schofield on Saturday is set to co-incide with a milestone for the highly-rated rider.
MELBOURNE, May 24 AAP – Two horses unbeaten in Australia have provided the motivation for champion jockey Glen Boss to make the first of two scheduled Brisbane winter carnival appearances on Saturday.
MELBOURNE, May 24 AAP – Races over a mile distance usually test the stamina of young horses but trainer David Hayes has no such concerns with Derby hopeful Eagle Island.
SYDNEY, May 24 AAP – A wide gate has shaken his optimism but trainer Tony McEvoy is maintaining faith in his horse and rider ahead of Saturday’s BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes at Doomben.