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10d
The Courier Mail
McEvoy’s Eagle shoots for Memsiepedal bone last spring. The Group 2 winner resumed with a fifth placing behind
McEvoy’s Eagle shoots for Memsie
The Courier Mail / Posted 10 days ago
pedal bone last spring. The Group 2 winner resumed with a fifth placing behind Toponah in the RA Lee Stakes (1600m) at Morphettville in May before freshening up for the spring. “He’s been really sound since that cracked pedal bone,” the... Read more
11d
Adelaide Now
Signoff set for three kilo advantage in AdelaideCup campaign in Adelaide on Saturday. Signoff has been allocated 59kg in the $
Signoff set for three kilo advantage in Adelaide
Adelaide Now / Posted 11 days ago
Cup campaign in Adelaide on Saturday. Signoff has been allocated 59kg in the $100,000 Penny Edition Stakes (1400m) at Morphettville under the weight-for-age scale compared to the 62kg he’s been given for a 1500m Open Handicap at Moonee Valley... Read more
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11d
The Courier Mail
Signoff set for three kilo advantage in AdelaideCup campaign in Adelaide on Saturday. Signoff has been allocated 59kg in the $
Signoff set for three kilo advantage in Adelaide
The Courier Mail / Posted 11 days ago
Cup campaign in Adelaide on Saturday. Signoff has been allocated 59kg in the $100,000 Penny Edition Stakes (1400m) at Morphettville under the weight-for-age scale compared to the 62kg he’s been given for a 1500m Open Handicap at Moonee Valley... Read more
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11d
The Courier Mail
Coffey in frame to ride Cup winnerSignoff. Signoff, who also worked at Mortlake on Tuesday, resumes in Adelaide
Coffey in frame to ride Cup winner
The Courier Mail / Posted 11 days ago
Signoff. Signoff, who also worked at Mortlake on Tuesday, resumes in Adelaide on Saturday in the Penny Edition Stakes at Morphettville. Weir said he was happy with the work of his quintet. “It wasn’t about winning. It was about giving them a... Read more
11d
SportsFan
Brothers among Moonee Valley nominationstwo-year-old races during the autumn. Following a spell, Power Trip finished f
Brothers among Moonee Valley nominations
SportsFan / Posted 11 days ago
two-year-old races during the autumn. Following a spell, Power Trip finished fourth to Viddora in the Lightning Stakes at Morphettville last month. "He got a lot further back from the gate than we wanted to be," McArdle said. "He probably should... Read more
12d
Adelaide Now
Cult youngster’s return some way offin Australia, has won both starts. Off to Adelaide MELBOURNE Cup hope Signoff
Cult youngster’s return some way off
Adelaide Now / Posted 12 days ago
in Australia, has won both starts. Off to Adelaide MELBOURNE Cup hope Signoff has been entered for Moonee Valley and Morphettville on Saturday. But the Darren Weir stable is leaning towards the 1400m Penny Edition Stakes in Adelaide. “We are... Read more
12d
The Courier Mail
Signoff set for surprise SA returnCup contender Signoff is set to make a surprise Adelaide appearance in Saturday
Signoff set for surprise SA return
The Courier Mail / Posted 12 days ago
Cup contender Signoff is set to make a surprise Adelaide appearance in Saturday’s $100,000 UBET Penny Edition Stakes at Morphettville. Australia’s leading trainer Darren Weir is favouring Adelaide over a Melbourne return for Signoff, who... Read more
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14d
SportsFan
Wide draw no problem for I Am A Starride her conservatively and let her power home." Having her fourth career star
Wide draw no problem for I Am A Star
SportsFan / Posted 14 days ago
ride her conservatively and let her power home." Having her fourth career start, I Am A Star had won at Flemington and Morphettville, in a stakes race, before a spell. Nichols questioned whether the filly had done enough following a four-week... Read more
15d
The Courier Mail
Friday formline(AEST Times) ROSEHILL (9 races, start 12pm), CAULFIELD (9 races, start 12.15p
Friday formline
The Courier Mail / Posted 15 days ago
(AEST Times) ROSEHILL (9 races, start 12pm), CAULFIELD (9 races, start 12.15pm), EAGLE FARM (8 races, start 12.07pm), MORPHETTVILLE PARKS (8 races, 12.58pm), BELMONT (8 races, start 2.24pm). NIC ASHMAN & SHAYNE O’CASS’S WEEKEND... Read more
15d
Adelaide Now
Friday formline(AEST Times) ROSEHILL (9 races, start 12pm), CAULFIELD (9 races, start 12.15p
Friday formline
Adelaide Now / Posted 15 days ago
(AEST Times) ROSEHILL (9 races, start 12pm), CAULFIELD (9 races, start 12.15pm), EAGLE FARM (8 races, start 12.07pm), MORPHETTVILLE PARKS (8 races, 12.58pm), BELMONT (8 races, start 2.24pm). NIC ASHMAN & SHAYNE O’CASS’S WEEKEND... Read more
15d
The Courier Mail
Track Talk, with Lincoln Moore and Ben ScaddenADVERTISER racing experts Lincoln Moore and Ben Scadden with their Track Talk p
Track Talk, with Lincoln Moore and Ben Scadden
The Courier Mail / Posted 15 days ago
ADVERTISER racing experts Lincoln Moore and Ben Scadden with their Track Talk preview for Saturday’s Morphettville races. Progressive sprinter who was perfectly ridden off a hot speed to win smartly last time. Looks to have come back in great order... Read more
15d
Adelaide Now
Track Talk, with Lincoln Moore and Ben ScaddenADVERTISER racing experts Lincoln Moore and Ben Scadden with their Track Talk p
Track Talk, with Lincoln Moore and Ben Scadden
Adelaide Now / Posted 15 days ago
ADVERTISER racing experts Lincoln Moore and Ben Scadden with their Track Talk preview for Saturday’s Morphettville races. Progressive sprinter who was perfectly ridden off a hot speed to win smartly last time. Looks to have come back in great order... Read more
15d
Sydney Morning Herald
Trainer Robert Smerdon hopes for South Australian richesbeen far superior with a little luck. On Saturday Smerdon will travel Motown L
Trainer Robert Smerdon hopes for South Australian riches
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 15 days ago
been far superior with a little luck. On Saturday Smerdon will travel Motown Lil over to the $100,000 Lightning Stakes at Morphettville in search of black type and a first race success for the youngster. From wild Hurricanes to leaping Kangaroos,... Read more
16d
The Courier Mail
The Right Track, with Lincoln Moore and Ben Scadden1 level — and more than $3.3 million. Murphy proved a great mentor and friend
The Right Track, with Lincoln Moore and Ben Scadden
The Courier Mail / Posted 16 days ago
1 level — and more than $3.3 million. Murphy proved a great mentor and friend to many in the SA racing industry, including Morphettville horseman Mark Minervini, who worked for the trainer early in his career. Murphy’s funeral service will be held... Read more
17d
Adelaide Now
Strath soggy spot forces meeting to be scrappedand he also said it had deteriorated.” None of the other provincial circuits —
Strath soggy spot forces meeting to be scrapped
Adelaide Now / Posted 17 days ago
and he also said it had deteriorated.” None of the other provincial circuits — Gawler, Balaklava or Murray Bridge — or Morphettville was prepared to host an additional meeting, forcing stewards to abandon the program. “If we had the option of... Read more
17d
The Courier Mail
Strath soggy spot forces meeting to be scrappedand he also said it had deteriorated.” None of the other provincial circuits —
Strath soggy spot forces meeting to be scrapped
The Courier Mail / Posted 17 days ago
and he also said it had deteriorated.” None of the other provincial circuits — Gawler, Balaklava or Murray Bridge — or Morphettville was prepared to host an additional meeting, forcing stewards to abandon the program. “If we had the option of... Read more
17d
Adelaide Now
Weather to decide Nicoise’s next outing Weather to decide Nicoise’s next outingentered to run at Geelong on the synthetic surface on Friday but his preference
Weather to decide Nicoise’s next outing Weather to decide Nicoise’s next outing
Adelaide Now / Posted 17 days ago
entered to run at Geelong on the synthetic surface on Friday but his preference is to remain in Adelaide and compete at Morphettville on Saturday. “It’s all weather depending,’’ Hickmott said. “The horse has a great deal of ability. He just... Read more
17d
The Courier Mail
Weather to decide Nicoise’s next outing Weather to decide Nicoise’s next outingentered to run at Geelong on the synthetic surface on Friday but his preference
Weather to decide Nicoise’s next outing Weather to decide Nicoise’s next outing
The Courier Mail / Posted 17 days ago
entered to run at Geelong on the synthetic surface on Friday but his preference is to remain in Adelaide and compete at Morphettville on Saturday. “It’s all weather depending,’’ Hickmott said. “The horse has a great deal of ability. He just... Read more
18d
The Courier Mail
Midweek Best Betstoo good in a Benchmark 78.STRATHALBYN LINCOLN MOORE (The Advertiser) Smart s
Midweek Best Bets
The Courier Mail / Posted 18 days ago
too good in a Benchmark 78.STRATHALBYN LINCOLN MOORE (The Advertiser) Smart steeplechaser who won well over the fences at Morphettville two starts back before a brave run in the Thackeray Steeple last time behind Sea King. His previous flat run... Read more
19d
The Courier Mail
Beirut’s bold frontrunning win may be swan songMelbourne mare Beirut left her best till last, clinching a brilliant all-the-wa
Beirut’s bold frontrunning win may be swan song
The Courier Mail / Posted 19 days ago
Melbourne mare Beirut left her best till last, clinching a brilliant all-the-way in Saturday’s feature Spring Stakes at Morphettville in what is likely to be her final race start. Caulfield trainer Henry Dwyer had indicated pre-race that the... Read more
19d
The Courier Mail
Five-star Weir quick of out gates in season openeris now off to stud with valuable black-type after scoring her fifth win on the
Five-star Weir quick of out gates in season opener
The Courier Mail / Posted 19 days ago
is now off to stud with valuable black-type after scoring her fifth win on the trot in the Spring Stakes at Morphettville. Nadeem Lass, who is to be mated with Criterion in coming weeks, provided some balance to a career that had... Read more
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19d
The Courier Mail
Monday Rewindpony imports who needs penny to drop and first-up run was encouraging. Might be
Monday Rewind
The Courier Mail / Posted 19 days ago
pony imports who needs penny to drop and first-up run was encouraging. Might be best 1600-2000m.BEN SCADDEN (The Advertiser)Morphettville Henry Dwyer’s gifted mare Beirut continued her white-hot form, her win in the Group 3 Spring Stakes at... Read more
19d
SportsFan
Meeting to decide Alpine Eagle start datereturned for a cameo appearance at Adelaide's May carnival, finishing fifth to
Meeting to decide Alpine Eagle start date
SportsFan / Posted 19 days ago
returned for a cameo appearance at Adelaide's May carnival, finishing fifth to Tonopah in the Robert A Lee Stakes at Morphettville. One McEvoy runner ready to make her spring return is Concealer who will run in the Quezette Stakes (1100m) at... Read more
19d
SportsFan
Jumps jockey banned for careless ridingthe start. The ban means Ryan will miss the Grand National Hurdle meeting at R
Jumps jockey banned for careless riding
SportsFan / Posted 19 days ago
the start. The ban means Ryan will miss the Grand National Hurdle meeting at Riccarton in New Zealand on Wednesday and the Morphettville meeting on Saturday in Adelaide. He is free to return for the Ballarat two-day jumps festival on August 20 and... Read more
20d
Adelaide Now
Setback for Hong Kong jockeyHONG Kong apprentice Kei Chiong’s brief Australian adventure has received a set
Setback for Hong Kong jockey
Adelaide Now / Posted 20 days ago
HONG Kong apprentice Kei Chiong’s brief Australian adventure has received a setback after she was suspended at Morphettville on Saturday. Chiong, who arrived in Adelaide late last month for a four-week riding stint with Phillip Stokes, received a... Read more
20d
Adelaide Now
Classy SA mare close to returnpreparations. C’est Beau La Vie, who hasn’t raced since a gallant third to Abb
Classy SA mare close to return
Adelaide Now / Posted 20 days ago
preparations. C’est Beau La Vie, who hasn’t raced since a gallant third to Abbey Marie in the Group 1 Schweppes Oaks at Morphettville on May 7, is scheduled to trial at Gawler on August 19 before kicking off her race campaign in a 1200m event at... Read more
20d
The Courier Mail
Classy SA mare close to returnpreparations. C’est Beau La Vie, who hasn’t raced since a gallant third to Abb
Classy SA mare close to return
The Courier Mail / Posted 20 days ago
preparations. C’est Beau La Vie, who hasn’t raced since a gallant third to Abbey Marie in the Group 1 Schweppes Oaks at Morphettville on May 7, is scheduled to trial at Gawler on August 19 before kicking off her race campaign in a 1200m event at... Read more
20d
The Courier Mail
Setback for Hong Kong jockeyHONG Kong apprentice Kei Chiong’s brief Australian adventure has received a set
Setback for Hong Kong jockey
The Courier Mail / Posted 20 days ago
HONG Kong apprentice Kei Chiong’s brief Australian adventure has received a setback after she was suspended at Morphettville on Saturday. Chiong, who arrived in Adelaide late last month for a four-week riding stint with Phillip Stokes, received a... Read more
21d
Herald Sun
Five-star Weir quick of out gates in season openeris now off to stud with valuable black-type after scoring her fifth win on the
Five-star Weir quick of out gates in season opener
Herald Sun / Posted 21 days ago
is now off to stud with valuable black-type after scoring her fifth win on the trot in the Spring Stakes at Morphettville. Nadeem Lass, who is to be mated with Criterion in coming weeks, provided some balance to a career that had... Read more
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21d
Adelaide Now
Five-star Weir quick of out gates in season openeris now off to stud with valuable black-type after scoring her fifth win on the
Five-star Weir quick of out gates in season opener
Adelaide Now / Posted 21 days ago
is now off to stud with valuable black-type after scoring her fifth win on the trot in the Spring Stakes at Morphettville. Nadeem Lass, who is to be mated with Criterion in coming weeks, provided some balance to a career that had... Read more
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22d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Man to face charges after Sturt Police Station crashcrashed through two automated glass doors at the station's entrance about 2:00a
Man to face charges after Sturt Police Station crash
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 22 days ago
crashed through two automated glass doors at the station's entrance about 2:00am on Wednesday. The uninjured man from Morphettville was immediately apprehended by police and was taken to the Flinders Medical Centre. He was detained under the... Read more
22d
Canberra Times
Mediterranean may have the class at RandwickOn the limit weight, 54 kilograms, the stallion is nicely placed here and also
Mediterranean may have the class at Randwick
Canberra Times / Posted 22 days ago
On the limit weight, 54 kilograms, the stallion is nicely placed here and also being an acceptor in the Spring Stakes at Morphettville. He gets blinkers again but I get the impression he would be better off like Hair Trigger, a gelding, an... Read more
22d
The Courier Mail
Bowditch back in saddle for Spring StakesJOE Bowditch will take a cautious approach to his return to race riding at Morp
Bowditch back in saddle for Spring Stakes
The Courier Mail / Posted 22 days ago
JOE Bowditch will take a cautious approach to his return to race riding at Morphettville on Saturday. Bowditch, 39, has spent the past two months on the sidelines after having a rod removed from his leg and will make a quiet return with his only... Read more
22d
The Courier Mail
Jolly’s two-pronged Spring flingRICHARD Jolly admits he’s as unsure as anyone if youth can win out over experie
Jolly’s two-pronged Spring fling
The Courier Mail / Posted 22 days ago
RICHARD Jolly admits he’s as unsure as anyone if youth can win out over experience in Saturday’s Spring Stakes at Morphettville. Jolly has two runners in the $120,000 Group 3 feature — seasoned campaigner Karacatis and the up-and-coming... Read more
22d
The Courier Mail
Track Talk, with Lincoln Moore and Ben ScaddenADVERTISER racing experts Lincoln Moore and Ben Scadden with their Track Talk p
Track Talk, with Lincoln Moore and Ben Scadden
The Courier Mail / Posted 22 days ago
ADVERTISER racing experts Lincoln Moore and Ben Scadden with their Track Talk preview for Saturday’s Morphettville races. Victorian mare with her hoof on the till. She’s drawn nicely here against an even lot of mares and gets in very well with the... Read more
23d
SportsFan
Jockeys celebrated across the countrysaid. A memorial garden to commemorate the 89 riders who have died doing their
Jockeys celebrated across the country
SportsFan / Posted 23 days ago
said. A memorial garden to commemorate the 89 riders who have died doing their job in South Australia will be opened at Morphettville in Adelaide before the first race. Nationally, 880 jockeys have died from race falls since 1847. Eagle Farm... Read more
23d
The Courier Mail
Weekend Best BetsTimes) RANDWICK (9 races, start 11.50am), FLEMINGTON (9 races, start 12.05pm)
Weekend Best Bets
The Courier Mail / Posted 23 days ago
Times) RANDWICK (9 races, start 11.50am), FLEMINGTON (9 races, start 12.05pm), EAGLE FARM (8 races, start 12.32pm), MORPHETTVILLE (8 races, 12.48pm), BELMONT (8 races, start 1.38pm). NIC ASHMAN (Daily Telegraph). Form: x4849 Super fit and... Read more
23d
The Courier Mail
The Right Track, with Lincoln Moore and Ben Scaddenmonths on the sidelines after breaking her leg at Gawler at the start of the ye
The Right Track, with Lincoln Moore and Ben Scadden
The Courier Mail / Posted 23 days ago
months on the sidelines after breaking her leg at Gawler at the start of the year. TIME TO CELEBRATE JOCKEYS SATURDAY’S Morphettville meeting marks the annual Jockey Celebration Day. The day celebrates the achievements of former and current... Read more
24d
The Courier Mail
Beirut’s final fling in Spring StakesMELBOURNE trainer Henry Dwyer hopes in-form mare Beirut can boost her pedigree
Beirut’s final fling in Spring Stakes
The Courier Mail / Posted 24 days ago
MELBOURNE trainer Henry Dwyer hopes in-form mare Beirut can boost her pedigree in Saturday’s feature Spring Stakes at Morphettville before heading to the breeding barn. Beirut has been racing at the peak of her powers in recent months, stringing... Read more
24d
SportsFan
Luke Nolen close to latest injury comebackfrom his latest injury. Luke Nolen hasn't ridden since falling from Miss Promi
Luke Nolen close to latest injury comeback
SportsFan / Posted 24 days ago
from his latest injury. Luke Nolen hasn't ridden since falling from Miss Promiscuity in the Robert Sangster Stakes at Morphettville on May 7. Nolen fractured eight ribs and a shoulder blade 40 minutes after being on a Group One high from... Read more
26d
The Courier
Payne back aboard Princelast week and appeared to be going well. McLean said Prince of Penzance, who f
Payne back aboard Prince
The Courier / Posted 26 days ago
last week and appeared to be going well. McLean said Prince of Penzance, who finished second in the R A Lee Stakes at Morphettville during May at his only run since the Cup triumph, was being aimed for a first-up tilt at either the group 1... Read more
28d
The Courier Mail
Lightning strike puts filly on Caulfield radarset on Melbourne with exciting filly Viddora after her brilliant win in the $10
Lightning strike puts filly on Caulfield radar
The Courier Mail / Posted 28 days ago
set on Melbourne with exciting filly Viddora after her brilliant win in the $100,000 UBET Lightning Stakes (1050m) at Morphettville on Saturday. Kennewell said the smartly-bred filly would chase some early spring sprinting features after she... Read more
28d
Adelaide Now
Lightning strike puts filly on Caulfield radarset on Melbourne with exciting filly Viddora after her brilliant win in the $10
Lightning strike puts filly on Caulfield radar
Adelaide Now / Posted 28 days ago
set on Melbourne with exciting filly Viddora after her brilliant win in the $100,000 UBET Lightning Stakes (1050m) at Morphettville on Saturday. Kennewell said the smartly-bred filly would chase some early spring sprinting features after she... Read more
28d
Adelaide Now
Holder finally lands elusive jockeys’ crownJASON Holder left nothing to chance in his quest for the 2015-16 Adelaide jocke
Holder finally lands elusive jockeys’ crown
Adelaide Now / Posted 28 days ago
JASON Holder left nothing to chance in his quest for the 2015-16 Adelaide jockeys’ premiership at Morphettville on Saturday. Holder sprung a surprise in the first race by causing an upset aboard Danouli, the outsider in the five-horse field, before... Read more
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28d
The Courier Mail
Holder finally lands elusive jockeys’ crownJASON Holder left nothing to chance in his quest for the 2015-16 Adelaide jocke
Holder finally lands elusive jockeys’ crown
The Courier Mail / Posted 28 days ago
JASON Holder left nothing to chance in his quest for the 2015-16 Adelaide jockeys’ premiership at Morphettville on Saturday. Holder sprung a surprise in the first race by causing an upset aboard Danouli, the outsider in the five-horse field, before... Read more
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29d
Daily Telegraph
Weekend Best Bets(AEST Times) ROSEHILL (9 races, start 11.45am), CAULFIELD (9 races, start 12p
Weekend Best Bets
Daily Telegraph / Posted 29 days ago
(AEST Times) ROSEHILL (9 races, start 11.45am), CAULFIELD (9 races, start 12pm), DOOMBEN (8 races, start 12.27pm), MORPHETTVILLE (8 races, 12.43pm), BELMONT (8 races, start 2.13pm). NIC ASHMAN (Daily Telegraph). Form: 1x484 Set to peak... Read more
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29d
The Courier Mail
Beat The Bookie value bets(AEST Times) ROSEHILL (9 races, start 11.45am), CAULFIELD (9 races, start 12p
Beat The Bookie value bets
The Courier Mail / Posted 29 days ago
(AEST Times) ROSEHILL (9 races, start 11.45am), CAULFIELD (9 races, start 12pm), DOOMBEN (8 races, start 12.27pm), MORPHETTVILLE (8 races, 12.43pm), BELMONT (8 races, start 2.13pm). NIC ASHMAN (Daily Telegraph). Form: 1x460 1400m is this... Read more
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29d
The Courier Mail
Weekend Best Bets(AEST Times) ROSEHILL (9 races, start 11.45am), CAULFIELD (9 races, start 12p
Weekend Best Bets
The Courier Mail / Posted 29 days ago
(AEST Times) ROSEHILL (9 races, start 11.45am), CAULFIELD (9 races, start 12pm), DOOMBEN (8 races, start 12.27pm), MORPHETTVILLE (8 races, 12.43pm), BELMONT (8 races, start 2.13pm). NIC ASHMAN (Daily Telegraph). Form: 1x484 Set to peak... Read more
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29d
The Courier Mail
Wide gate worry for Viddoratrial can counterbalance a tricky barrier when Viddora lines up in Saturday’s $
Wide gate worry for Viddora
The Courier Mail / Posted 29 days ago
trial can counterbalance a tricky barrier when Viddora lines up in Saturday’s $100,000 UBET Lightning Stakes (1050m) at Morphettville. Viddora will jump from the outside gate in the Listed feature and Kennewell said he couldn’t fault the... Read more
29d
The Courier Mail
Holder’s firm grip on jockey titlewith a full book of rides and a two-win advantage over Matthew Neilson going in
Holder’s firm grip on jockey title
The Courier Mail / Posted 29 days ago
with a full book of rides and a two-win advantage over Matthew Neilson going into the final meeting of the season at Morphettville on Saturday, Holder is perfectly placed to claim his third Adelaide senior jockeys’ premiership. You won’t... Read more
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