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Latta armed for Riccarton invasion

It's like comparing chalk and cheese but Manawatu trainer Lisa Latta is hoping Platinum Invador can emulate her former Group 3 Canterbury Gold Cup (2000m) winner Authentic Paddy in Saturday's feature at Riccarton. Authentic Paddy was a big, imposing frontrunner who dominated his rivals from the outset to score a narrow but deserved win in[...]
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Queensland Assignments For Ritchie Pair

With New Zealand heading into the colder winter months, many Kiwis are dreaming of a Gold Coast escape, but Cambridge trainer Shaune Ritchie is living that reality at the moment. Ritchie, who trains in partnership with Colm Murray, is campaigning Badgers Nuts and Swords Drawn over the Queensland Winter Carnival and he said the pair[...]
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Igraine seeks further Cups success

Igraine has proven to be an astute purchase for Brent and Cherry Taylor of Trelawney Stud. The Taylor's purchased the Galileo mare as a broodmare proposition for 65,000 Guineas in England through bloodstock agent Paul Moroney and she has quickly added to her value under the care of Robert Priscott. Igraine has won four of[...]
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Matt Smith With Runners In Three States

Warwick Farm trainer Matthew Smith is spreading his stable's runners over three states this weekend headed by Grey Lion in the Group Two Brisbane Cup. Smith will also have runners at Randwick on Saturday but favours sending sprinter Tonsor to Melbourne rather than running him in the Listed June Stakes. The Melbourne race is over[...]
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Zoustyle Out Of Winter Carnival

Unbeaten Brisbane sprinter Zoustyle will take no further part in the winter carnival after contracting a low-grade virus. The Tony Gollan-trained three-year-old was scheduled to run in Saturday's Listed Daybreak Lover Plate (1200m). But after the problem surfaced on Tuesday morning, Gollan decided to pull up stumps and concentrate on getting him ready for spring[...]
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Owner’s Colours On Display In Brisbane

The conspicuous fluorescent yellow colours of owner Gary Lechte will be carried for different trainers in two of the feature races at Eagle Farm. Manuel contests Saturday's Group One Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) for trainer Tony McEvoy with Sin To Win running for Lindsay Park in the Group Two Brisbane Cup (2400m). Lindsay Park co-trainer Ben[...]
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