|First Winner for Amelia’s Dream|
brilliant juvenile Amelia's Dream raced just twice in her life, but so freakishly good were those performances that she remains indelibly etched in the minds
of most racing fans and she featured on Sunday with her first winner as a
|Ghibellines Shocks in Todman|
Darley colour-bearers won the two traditional Golden Slipper
lead-ups at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday, one was expected but the other was a
|Shamardal Filly Opens Stakes Account|
Following two wins at Randwick Shamalia came up short when
taken to Melbourne at her first attempt at stakes company but she quickly bounced
back to claim Saturday's Listed Fireball Stakes (1100m) at Randwick.
|Best On Breeding|
Just six days after Guelph finished a luckless second on debut in the Listed Gimcrack Stakes at Randwick, her Group 1 winning dam Camarilla died at Darley Stud.
|Aussie Bred Wins HK Group One|
Powerful Australian bred and Inglis sold galloper Able Friend turned on the afterburners at Sha Tin on Sunday evening, steaming away with the Hong Kong Classic Mile HK Gr1 in race record time.
|First Stakes Win for Shamardals' Emblems|
Although it proved tougher than his supporters that backed him into an odds-on favourite would have liked, the Peter Snowden-trained Emblems edged out top-weight Dances On Stars to earn his first stakes victory in Friday's Listed Takeover Target Stakes (1200m) at Gosford.
|Shamardal Filly Wins on Debut|
One Darley stallion that would be welcomed back by Australian breeders with open arms is Shamardal (USA) whose penultimate crop numbered just 23 live foals after his season was ended abruptly by injury.
|Elite Elle appreciates the drop in class|
Elle appreciated dropping back to racing against her own sex with her all-the-way win in the Dr Sheahan Plate (1200m) at Moonee Valley on
|Puissance De Lune Looms as Cox Plate Hope|
The ongoing hype surrounding the Melbourne Cup favourite Puissance
De Lune (IRE) was given further impetus when the handsome grey strolled home in
Saturday's $200,000 Group II PB Lawrence (Liston) Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield.
|The Gift That Keeps on Giving|
There were six Group I events in Australia last weekend and the result of this one provided one long time breeder with his best ever result and ensures a mare gifted to a friend has become the gift that just keeps giving!.