Horse Racing

Saturday Best with Ray and Duff

Winona Costin could be in for a big day at Rosehill on Saturday. Picture: Simon Bullard Source: News Corp Australia SYDNEY’S star apprentice Winona Costin is the jockey to follow with a strong book of rides at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday. The Daily Telegraph’s racing editor Ray Thomas and Sky …

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Midweek Best Bets

James McDonald will ride Miss Denni at Warwick Farm. Picture: Gregg Porteous Source: News Corp Australia OUR experts give you an early shot at finding that elusive midweek winner as they look at the major cards around the nation. WARWICK FARM NIC ASHMAN (The Daily Telegraph) MISS DENNI Race 3, …

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Stokes has colt primed to strike

Craig Williams steers Thermogenic to victory at Flemington last month. Source: Getty Images QUEENSLAND Derby contender Thermogenic has arrived safely in the sunshine state. Adelaide’s leading trainer Phillip Stokes said the last-start Flemington winner arrived in Queensland late last week and had ticked all the boxes before Saturday’s $600,000 Group …

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Kennewell happy as Lion keeps roaring

Heart Of A Lion (Joe Bowditch) wins the SA Sprint Series Final at Morphettville. Picture: Tom Huntley Source: News Corp Australia WHEN Heart Of A Lion wins a race — and it has happened quite often recently — you can expect a standard response. “You know he’s Happy Trails’ brother, …

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Leon’s talented youngster right on the Pulse

Counter Pulse and Sigrid Carr stave off the challenge from Eclair Attack. Picture: Atkins Photography Source: Supplied LEADING Adelaide trainer Leon Macdonald may be recovering from hip replacement surgery — but he still had a spring in his step after the win of talented two-year-old Counter Pulse at Morphettville. Counter …

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Jude’s win a salute to patience

Salute to Jude wins at Morphettville. Picture: Atkins Photography Source: Supplied IT may have seemed a regulation victory but Victorian galloper Salute to Jude endured a long and challenging road on his journey back to the winner’s circle at Morphettville on Saturday. The lightly raced-yet-gifted four-year-old has twice suffered significant …

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Cassidy sidelined by injury

Jim Cassidy steers Press Statement to another win at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday. Picture: Getty Images Source: Getty Images HALL of Fame jockey Jim Cassidy is taking an extended winter break from riding after tearing his hamstring at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday. Cassidy, who rode unbeaten colt Press Statement to …

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Learning from a master

Taylor Marshall is hopeful of building on Saturday’s success when he partners Stratalena in the Heat of the Rising Star Series. Picture: Simon Bullard Source: News Corp Australia SYDNEY’S emerging riding talent Taylor Marshall leaves for Ireland next week to learn from one of the greats of world racing, Johnny …

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