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Noonan makes most of Masculino

Noonan makes most of Masculino

Sep 09, 2017

For a rider not guaranteed too many opportunities during the spring, Jake Noonan knew he had to make the most of any metropolitan ride that comes his way. And that’s exactly what the popular jockey did at The Valley on Saturday when scoring a deserved victory aboard ...

Diva Provides A Special Moment

Diva Provides A Special Moment

Aug 07, 2017

Special Diva headed to Sandown to contest the Clanbrooke Racing Handicap over 1400m with Damien Oliver booked to ride. With the track rating starting off as a Soft 5, after some heavy rain the track was downgraded to a Heavy 9 which suited this mare by Snitzel.Jumping from ...

Resuming On A Positively High Note

Resuming On A Positively High Note

Jul 31, 2017

Positively High resumed from a spell at Racing.com Park and stepped out on to the track with the ultimate gear change, he was now gelded. A son of High Chaparral, there was always a query would he be good enough to win over 1400m or was this a stepping stone to a longer distance ...

Group One Win Is Ticked Off Secret's Agenda

Group One Win Is Ticked Off Secret's Agenda

May 08, 2017

Coming off a win in the Group Two TAB Sapphire Stakes at Randwick, Secret Agenda came back to Melbourne and had a mini freshen up on the water walker at Rockmount. With the Robert Sangster Stakes at Morphetville worth $1million this year, Mick Price thought the race ...

Gutsy Bassett wins second stakes race in 8 days

Gutsy Bassett wins second stakes race in 8 days

Mar 27, 2017

The month of March has been great for Bassett who has raced three times for three wins and $167,000 in prize money. The winning run started with a dominant 4.5 length win at Sandown on the 1st March with young gun apprentice Beau Mertens aboard. 16 days later he took out the ...

Flying Artie wins the Coolmore Stud Stakes

Flying Artie wins the Coolmore Stud Stakes

Nov 09, 2016

Flying Artie had to wait his turn but the colt is now a Group I winner after Saturday's Coolmore Stud Stakes (1200m) at Flemington. Flying Artie played the support role to his stablemate Extreme Choice in the Blue Diamond Stakes in February while he chased home Capitalist in the ...

Extreme Choice destroys them in Moir Stakes

Extreme Choice destroys them in Moir Stakes

Oct 12, 2016

The chassis is not especially big but Extreme Choice showed an outstanding motor when beating Australia’s best sprinters in the Group 1 Moir Stakes at Moonee Valley.Extreme Choice took on international winner Chautauqua and multiple Group 1 winner Buffering, who were among a ...

Two for Two for Yu Long Sheng Hui

Two for Two for Yu Long Sheng Hui

Jul 04, 2016

The performance wasn’t perfect but Yu Long Sheng Hui will be set for the Caulfield Guineas after remaining unbeaten in Saturday’s Catanch’s Jewellers Handicap (1200m). Yu Long Sheng Hui was dominant in his six-length debut win at Wodonga on June 14 before producing a ...

Blue Diamond quinella glory for Mick Price Racing

Blue Diamond quinella glory for Mick Price Racing

Feb 27, 2016

Outstanding colts Extreme Choice and Flying Artie left their opposition in their jetwash when running the quinella for Mick Price Racing in the $1.5 million Group 1 Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield.Impressive lead-up performances ensured the pair went into the Blue ...

Artie flies into Blue Diamond Stakes reckoning

Artie flies into Blue Diamond Stakes reckoning

Feb 13, 2016

Mick Price Racing will have two outstanding candidates for the Group 1 Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) after Flying Artie’s emphatic Blue Diamond Prelude win at Caulfield.Brilliant colt Extreme Choice laid down his claim on the $1.5 million Blue Diamond Stakes with his win in the ...

Tarzino strong to the line in Geelong Trial

Tarzino strong to the line in Geelong Trial

Feb 01, 2016

Mick Price has given a glowing report on his New Zealand-bred Group One star Tarzino. The leading Caulfield trainer was pleased with the son of Tavistock's performance at Monday's Geelong trials, despite the three-year-old finishing at the back of his 1200 metre heat under Craig ...

Mick Price accepts Tavistock challenge

Mick Price accepts Tavistock challenge

Jan 26, 2016

Trainer Mick Price loves a challenge as much as a good horse and has combined both with his purchase of a Tavistock colt at Karaka on Tuesday.Price went to $140,000 for lot 242 out of Danger Point, consigned by Cambridge Stud, however the female side of the pedigree is almost ...

Mighty Like gets deserved stakes win in John Dillon

Mighty Like gets deserved stakes win in John Dillon

Jan 26, 2016

Mighty Like provided a terrific result for a great stable supporter when he came from last to claim Tuesday’s Listed John Dillon Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield.Mighty Like was one of two Mick Price-trained gallopers in the field along with the smart galloper Duke Of Brunswick but ...

Duke Of Brunswick back to best at Caulfield

Duke Of Brunswick back to best at Caulfield

Jan 09, 2016

Duke Of Brunswick went down to his stablemate on Boxing Day but the talented galloper quickly returned to winning form in his latest outing at Caulfield.Volcanic Ash shaded Duke Of Brunswick over 1400m on Boxing Day but trainer Mick Price dropped him back to 1200m for his next ...

Yulong Baby powers to second straight win at Caulfield

Yulong Baby powers to second straight win at Caulfield

Jan 09, 2016

The old adage about mares holding their form rang true when Yulong Baby notched her second straight win at Caulfield.Yulong Baby showed she was in for a good preparation with seconds at her first two runs back from a spell before she posted a dominant win over 2000m at Caulfield ...