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Ladies Man primed for Metric Mile tilt

In preparation for Saturday's Group 3 Metric Mile (1600m) at Awapuni, New Plymouth trainer Allan Sharrock views Ladies Man's participation as a pivotal step toward greater achievements. Ladies Man, a Zed gelding, is set to make his third start of the campaign in this $100,000 feature race. Sharrock commended Ladies Man's recent performance, stating, “I[...]
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Sharrock Often counts blessings with mare

Allan Sharrock continues to thank his lucky stars that he didn't altogether banish racetrack failure Often from his successful New Plymouth operation. The multiple Group One-winning trainer quickly realised she had no future as a racing proposition, but had the foresight to retain the O'Reilly mare and the Taranaki horseman and partners have been repaid[...]
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Bigger targets ahead for Sharrock duo

Butler is guaranteed to start a short-priced favourite in the open handicap at Te Rapa on Saturday, but trainer Allan Sharrock isn't under-estimating the threat posed by his well-performed stablemate. The highly regarded son of Showcasing will be at cramped odds, in which he will take on model professional Justaskme, with stakes targets around the[...]
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Sharrock to utilise Jim Chung at Awapuni

Allan Sharrock will take full advantage of apprentice jockey Jim Chung's four-kilogram claim at Awapuni on Saturday. The New Plymouth trainer will head to the Palmerston North meeting with Group performers Butler and Librarsi, where the pair have been lumbered with big weights. Butler was set to carry 62kg in the Cartown 1100 and Sharrock[...]
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Castletown Stakes favourite sold

Carbonados, the warm favourite for Saturday's Listed Castletown Stakes (1200m) at Wanganui has been scratched due to his sale to Australia. The Allan Sharrock-trained son of Belardo had been a dominant debut winner on his home track at New Plymouth earlier in the month, where he was the heavily supported favourite on the back of[...]
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