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Canberra Times
The Winx shadow over Hauraki, Dibayani, Happy Clapper and Sons Of John offers a pointer to Epsom Handicap winnerof the quartet have won a group 1 but they have all played second fiddle to the
The Winx shadow over Hauraki, Dibayani, Happy Clapper and Sons Of John offers a pointer to Epsom Handicap winner
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
of the quartet have won a group 1 but they have all played second fiddle to the champion mare. Epsom favourite: James McDonald riding Hauraki to win the Tulloch Stakes. Photo: Getty Images Bookmakers made Hauraki the Epsom favourite... Read more
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The North West Star
James McDonald finds Impending full of surprises in the Stan Fox StakesJames McDonald never wanted to be where he was on Impending in Saturday's Stan
James McDonald finds Impending full of surprises in the Stan Fox Stakes
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
James McDonald never wanted to be where he was on Impending in Saturday's Stan Fox Stakes, but sometimes things turn out surprisingly good. James McDonald never wanted to be where he was on Impending in Saturday's Stan Fox Stakes, but sometimes... Read more
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The North West Star
Impending, Divine Prophet, Good Standing race for Guineas favouritismReith on Saturday and, with his booming finish, will be favoured by the small f
Impending, Divine Prophet, Good Standing race for Guineas favouritism
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
Reith on Saturday and, with his booming finish, will be favoured by the small field. Godolphin have their main man, James McDonald, on Impending, which also gets the blinkers on. "He's just been one of our better colts," McDonald said. "I... Read more
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Canberra Times
Impending, Divine Prophet, Good Standing race for Guineas favouritismReith on Saturday and, with his booming finish, will be favoured by the small f
Impending, Divine Prophet, Good Standing race for Guineas favouritism
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
Reith on Saturday and, with his booming finish, will be favoured by the small field. Godolphin have their main man, James McDonald, on Impending, which also gets the blinkers on. Testing time: Good Standing will take on key rivals in the... Read more
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The North West Star
Randwick barrier trials a link to halcyon dayswho was one of John O'Shea's four winners on Monday. Piracy looked a real prof
Randwick barrier trials a link to halcyon days
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
who was one of John O'Shea's four winners on Monday. Piracy looked a real professional in scoring. He sat off the pace and James McDonald didn't pressure the colt in the straight. He looks a definite improver. From a fillies perspective in the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Randwick barrier trials a link to halcyon dayswho was one of John O'Shea's four winners on Monday. Piracy looked a real prof
Randwick barrier trials a link to halcyon days
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
who was one of John O'Shea's four winners on Monday. Piracy looked a real professional in scoring. He sat off the pace and James McDonald didn't pressure the colt in the straight. He looks a definite improver. From a fillies perspective in the... Read more
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The North West Star
Winx makes it magnificent seven with arrogant George Main rompvery, very good. I don't know if he had too much to do. Maybe the opposition wa
Winx makes it magnificent seven with arrogant George Main romp
The North West Star / Posted 9 days ago
very, very good. I don't know if he had too much to do. Maybe the opposition was a little bit flat. "We'll see what Mac [James McDonald] says. See how the horse is. He's put together two nice performances now, [we'll] have a bit of a chat when we... Read more
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The Age
Winx makes it magnificent seven with arrogant George Main rompvery, very good. I don't know if he had too much to do. Maybe the opposition wa
Winx makes it magnificent seven with arrogant George Main romp
The Age / Posted 9 days ago
very, very good. I don't know if he had too much to do. Maybe the opposition was a little bit flat. "We'll see what Mac [James McDonald] says. See how the horse is. He's put together two nice performances now, [we'll] have a bit of a chat when we... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Winx makes it magnificent seven with arrogant George Main rompvery, very good. I don't know if he had too much to do. Maybe the opposition wa
Winx makes it magnificent seven with arrogant George Main romp
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 days ago
very, very good. I don't know if he had too much to do. Maybe the opposition was a little bit flat. "We'll see what Mac [James McDonald] says. See how the horse is. He's put together two nice performances now, [we'll] have a bit of a chat when we... Read more
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Canberra Times
Winx makes it magnificent seven with arrogant George Main rompvery, very good. I don't know if he had too much to do. Maybe the opposition wa
Winx makes it magnificent seven with arrogant George Main romp
Canberra Times / Posted 9 days ago
very, very good. I don't know if he had too much to do. Maybe the opposition was a little bit flat. "We'll see what Mac [James McDonald] says. See how the horse is. He's put together two nice performances now, [we'll] have a bit of a chat when we... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Greig’s baby an outsider at Farmwill be fancied in the wet, but is yet to record a win over more than 2200m. F
Greig’s baby an outsider at Farm
Daily Liberal / Posted 13 days ago
will be fancied in the wet, but is yet to record a win over more than 2200m. Further back in the odds, Halfway to Heaven (Kerrin McEvoy, $7.00) and Standoubt (James McDonald, $8.00) are both in with a chance but yet to record a win over the distan... Read more
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Market Watch
Why stocks and bond yields aren’t moving in tandemsignificant losses on both their bond and stockholdings? Nervous investors migh
Why stocks and bond yields aren’t moving in tandem
Market Watch / Posted 13 days ago
significant losses on both their bond and stockholdings? Nervous investors might take some comfort from an August note by James McDonald and Daniel Phillips, investment strategists at Northern Trust Asset Management. They found that such... Read more
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Canberra Times
James McDonald will need a special ride on Astern in the Golden RoseNeeds a special performance: James McDonald on Astern. Photo: bradleyphotos.com
James McDonald will need a special ride on Astern in the Golden Rose
Canberra Times / Posted 16 days ago
Needs a special performance: James McDonald on Astern. Photo: bradleyphotos.com.au In a period of jockey baking, Astern will require a Jim Cassidy special from James McDonald in Saturday's Golden Rose at Rosehill Gardens. The 12 gate for Astern, on... Read more
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The North West Star
John O'Shea and Astern teach each other lessons and hoping to come up Rosesneed everything to go right." Astern drew wide in the Golden Slipper and O'She
John O'Shea and Astern teach each other lessons and hoping to come up Roses
The North West Star / Posted 17 days ago
need everything to go right." Astern drew wide in the Golden Slipper and O'Shea was determined to be positive on him. James McDonald charged across from the challenging draw and raced outside of the leader in the Slipper but was left with... Read more
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Manning River Times
Owner hoping for firm conditions at Taree races on Mondaythird on a soft track over 1400m at Randwick last Saturday. Adding to their ho
Owner hoping for firm conditions at Taree races on Monday
Manning River Times / Posted 18 days ago
third on a soft track over 1400m at Randwick last Saturday. Adding to their hopes were the comments of top Sydney jockey James McDonald who said New Divide wasn’t comfortable in the going “and I would like to be on him in better going.” Morton... Read more
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SportsFan
Outsider Maryore gives Courtney city winjust lost her way last prep and didn't spell that well coming out of the winter
Outsider Maryore gives Courtney city win
SportsFan / Posted 18 days ago
just lost her way last prep and didn't spell that well coming out of the winter. She's done better this time." Jockey James McDonald said Painted Firetail was his only ride that handled the surface which was in "poor order". Brenton Avdulla... Read more
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The North West Star
Jack Viney claims Melbourne Demons best and fairest awardGarlett 152 Billy Stretch 149 Tomas Bugg 148 Aaron vandenBerg 128 James Har
Jack Viney claims Melbourne Demons best and fairest award
The North West Star / Posted 19 days ago
Garlett 152 Billy Stretch 149 Tomas Bugg 148 Aaron vandenBerg 128 James Harmes 127 Coaches awards – Max Gawn Best VFL player – Jack Grimes Best young player – Jayden Hunt Community award – Neville Jetta James McDonald award... Read more
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The News and Star
Egremont Amateurs attempt to follow in Whitehaven's footsteps and pull off Great Escape from Conference Premier Divisionlast contribution to the scoreboard. By half-time, Egremont had established a
Egremont Amateurs attempt to follow in Whitehaven's footsteps and pull off Great Escape from Conference Premier Division
The News and Star / Posted 19 days ago
last contribution to the scoreboard. By half-time, Egremont had established a 12-6 lead with tries from Rhys Davies and James McDonald, both converted by Matty Bewsher. It was all down to Bewsher in the second-half as he helped Egremont pull... Read more
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The North West Star
Melbourne trainers eye Sydney stables after NSW prizemoney boosttrainer John O'Shea said. "It shows on the track because he has that turn of fo
Melbourne trainers eye Sydney stables after NSW prizemoney boost
The North West Star / Posted 22 days ago
trainer John O'Shea said. "It shows on the track because he has that turn of foot like we saw when he won the BMW. James [McDonald] thinks he is much better now." Hartnell is one horse that loves the cushion of the Randwick track and he... Read more
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Canberra Times
Melbourne trainers eye Sydney stables after NSW prizemoney boostis to be shown on all three Sky Racing channels live. No head-to-head but star
Melbourne trainers eye Sydney stables after NSW prizemoney boost
Canberra Times / Posted 22 days ago
is to be shown on all three Sky Racing channels live. No head-to-head but stars still out to shine Demolition: James McDonald rides Hartnell to win The Chelmsford Stakes. Photo: bradleyphotos.com.au Sydney punters will not get to see... Read more
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Canberra Times
Godolphin boss at Randwick for winning doublebreaking an 18-month winning drought in the Tramway Stakes and continued the Au
Godolphin boss at Randwick for winning double
Canberra Times / Posted 22 days ago
breaking an 18-month winning drought in the Tramway Stakes and continued the Australian operation's good run. Jockey James McDonald rides Hauraki to win race 8, The Tramway Stakes, during Sydney Racing at Royal Randwick racecourse. Photo:... Read more
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Canberra Times
James McDonald gets armchair ride to victory on Hartnell at Randwickin the Warwick Stakes, but with her scratched on race morning, Hartnell showed
James McDonald gets armchair ride to victory on Hartnell at Randwick
Canberra Times / Posted 23 days ago
in the Warwick Stakes, but with her scratched on race morning, Hartnell showed how superior he was to the rest. Jockey James McDonald rides Hartnell to win The Chelmsford Stakes at Royal Randwick. Photo: bradleyphotos.com.au The margin was... Read more
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SportsFan
Thompson bounces back to win 1st Wyong Cupon Saturday, will race in his elusive hometown cup at Newcastle on September 16
Thompson bounces back to win 1st Wyong Cup
SportsFan / Posted 23 days ago
on Saturday, will race in his elusive hometown cup at Newcastle on September 16. The $120,000 Listed Mona Lisa Stakes was won by Godolphin mare Fitou with No.1 stable jockey James McDonald guiding her home to beat Tears In Heaven a... Read more
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SportsFan
Winx: Australia's best horse at a glanceRegular rider Hugh Bowman has ridden Winx 10 times for nine wins and one second
Winx: Australia's best horse at a glance
SportsFan / Posted 23 days ago
Regular rider Hugh Bowman has ridden Winx 10 times for nine wins and one second * Larry Cassidy was aboard for the start of the streak in last year's Sunshine Coast Guineas * James McDonald, Tommy Berry and Jason Collett have also... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Thompson Valley holds court against crosstown rival LovelandIrey, 5-7, 6-4, 7-6 (7-3); 2. Brandon Hamrick/Bailey Hamrick, TV, d. Ben Finan/
Thompson Valley holds court against crosstown rival Loveland
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 25 days ago
Irey, 5-7, 6-4, 7-6 (7-3); 2. Brandon Hamrick/Bailey Hamrick, TV, d. Ben Finan/Ty McCaffrey, 6-3, 6-1; 3. Luke Hitchens/Jared Kasprzak, TV, d. Sam Kelly/Brent McCall, 6-3, 6-4; 4. Aeneas DeLuca/Seth Dotson, TV, d. Jack Kelly/James McDonald, 6-2... Read more
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Canberra Times
Astern becomes the man with powerful Run To The Rose victory at RosehillGolden Rose. After Saturday's Run To The Rose, he is favourite for it. The boy
Astern becomes the man with powerful Run To The Rose victory at Rosehill
Canberra Times / Posted 30 days ago
Golden Rose. After Saturday's Run To The Rose, he is favourite for it. The boy has become the man just as spring begins. James McDonald rides Astern to win The MTA Run ToThe Rose at at Rosehill Gardens racecourse. Photo:... Read more
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Canberra Times
Why James McDonald is sticking with mature Astern for Run To The RoseJames McDonald has "a soft spot" for Astern, which is why he's riding him in Sa
Why James McDonald is sticking with mature Astern for Run To The Rose
Canberra Times / Posted a month ago
James McDonald has "a soft spot" for Astern, which is why he's riding him in Saturday's Run To The Rose at Rosehill. But it might not carry through to the main event, the Golden Rose, in a fortnight. Godolphin's retained rider has loved the Medaglia... Read more

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