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The Amazonian gaps her rivals in SA Fillies Classic

It is not often champion Victorian trainer Mick Price is proven wrong – but on this occasion he was happy to be shown up by brilliant jockey Mark Zahra. Zahra knew exactly what he was doing when he got The Amazonian to a strong early position in the $152,250 SA Fillies Classic (2500m) because the[...]
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Maximillius claims David Coles AM Stakes

Once again, star jockey Mark Zahra has come up with the goods on the straight for Mick Price to salute aboard Maximillius in the $127,250 David Cole AM Stakes (1200m) at Morphettville. Zahra was outstanding to win the South Australian Derby on Jungle Magnate and Adelaide Guineas aboard Illation last week, and he started his Goodwood Day in fine[...]
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Jungle Magnate claims South Australian Derby

Champion Victorian trainer Mick Price’s respect for “underrated” Jungle Magnate reached new heights after his comfortable almost two-length win in the $502,250 South Australian Derby at Morphettville. He did not have lofty expectations for him before the race, telling RacingOnline that he’d be content with a place behind favourite Alegron and $3.50 chance Detonator Jack. But what a performance[...]
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Kings Consort claims The Showdown

Racing manager Brad Taylor issued his trainer colleagues Anthony and Sam Freedman the ultimate compliment after Kings Consort’s thrilling victory in the $1 million Showdown (1200m) at Caulfield on Saturday. The star two-year-old sprinter was purchased for just $32,000 from the Leneva Park Draft at last year’s Adelaide Yearling Sale. “When Anthony goes to Adelaide he shuts[...]
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Daisies takes out the Alexandra Stakes

Mark Zahra rounded out a successful evening with one of the rides of the night aboard Daisies in the Group 3 Alexandra Stakes (1600m) at Moonee Valley. The Mick Price & Michael Kent Jnr-trained three-year-old filly started a drifting $8.50 chance in the 3YO Fillies’ event, with punters getting the race wrong as the heavily-backed[...]
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Tofane claims the CF Orr Stakes

Tofane was able to lead all of the way in the first Group 1 of the 2022 calendar year, bringing up her fourth victory at the highest level in the C.F. Orr Stakes at Caulfield. The Michael Moroney-trained mare recorded back-to-back Group 1 wins in Queensland during the Brisbane Winter Carnival when winning the Stradbroke[...]
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