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Moroney dreaming of Royal Ascot

New Zealand-bred sprinter Roch ‘N' Horse has made waves in Australia since transferring to trainer Michael Moroney's Flemington barn earlier this year, and he is now itching to test her talents further afield. The daughter of Per Incanto carried breeder-owner Little Avondale Stud's silks to victory in the Group 1 Newmarket Handicap (1200m) at Flemington[...]
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Exceedance Retired To Stand At Vinery

Group One winning-colt Exceedance will not race on as a four-year-old and will stand at Vinery Stud. Vinery general manager Peter Orton said the decision to retire the Coolmore Stud Stakes winner was made after discussions with the Hawkes Racing training team. “Quite apart from the uncertainty surrounding racing, the time is right,” Orton said.[...]
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Redzel Nearing The End Of Career

Dual Everest-winning sprinter Redzel may have run his last race with co-trainer Peter Snowden signalling retirement is looming. Redzel ran third in Saturday's TJ Smith Stakes won in brilliant fashion by Nature Strip from last year's winner Santa Ana Lane. Snowden said he believed it was one of the gelding's finest performances and would be[...]
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Nature Strip Trounces TJ Smith Rivals

James McDonald admits his feelings about Nature Strip can oscillate between extremes but jubilation reigned after the sprinter's TJ Smith Stakes demolition. Against a top-class field boasting nine individual Group One winners, $4.20 favourite Nature Strip did what he does best: rolling along in front and breaking the hearts of his rivals. He coasted to[...]
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