RWWA MEDIA RELEASE: Alan Kennedy

Monday, 17 October 2015 MEDIA RELEASE Thoroughbred – Stewards’ Inquiry – Jockey Alan Kennedy-Kalgoorlie Boulder Racing Club – Sunday, 27 September 2015. RWWA Stewards today conducted an inquiry into the reason for Jockey Alan Kennedy recording a concentration of alcohol in excess of 0.02% when undergoing routine breath analysis testing prior to the meeting at…

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Patience The Key For Orbec In Geelong Cup

Sydney trainer John Thompson believes patience will be key to the Geelong Cup chances of his imported stayer Orbec on Wednesday. Orbec, in the red and yellow silks, will contest the Geelong Cup on Wednesday. Photo: Steve Hart Orbec arrived in Melbourne “over a week ago” and his trainer says the five-year-old stallion “hasn’t missed…

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Ascot Track Gallop & Inspection

Following postponement of the Ascot race meeting on Saturday due to an incident occurring during an exhibition track gallop after Race 4, that section of track was today inspected by senior industry representatives including RWWA Stewards, President of the WA Jockeys’ Association, President of the WA Racing Trainers’ Association and Perth Racing Officials. Moisture readings…

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Caulfield Cup To The Khan

2015 Caulfield Cup result – Mongolian Khan for New Zealand Clinton Payne – 17 Oct 2015 “The perfect run” has ended a run of placings for trainer Murray Baker and given jockey Opie Bosson “the biggest thrill” of his career after Mongolian Khan scored a commanding win in the $3 million Group I Caulfield Cup…

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Keen Array Delivers The Goods

Co-trainer David Hayes’s post-race reaction was to bypass a clash with star colt Exosphere in the Coolmore Stud Stakes despite Keen Array’s impressive win in the $350,000 Listed Blue Sapphire Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on Wednesday. Keen Array beats Mogador in the Blue Sapphire Stakes at Caulfield on Wednesday. Photo: Darryl Sherer. “Where we go…

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Caufield Cup Barrier Draw

The field has been declared for Saturday’s $3 million Group I Caulfield Cup (2400m). A total of 22 acceptances were received for the feature handicap with European raider Quest For More, Godolphin duo Complacent and Magic Hurricane and the David Hayes and Tom Dabernig-trained Dibiyani declared as the four emergencies. Last year’s Melbourne Cup winner…

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