Mick Price is giving serious thought to running the unbeaten colt Ardrossan in next month’s Gr.1 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) at Caulfield.
Kris Lees sees the job of bringing Group 1 winner Prized Icon back to his best as something of a personal challenge and is confident there are more wins in store.
Caulfield Guineas winner Mighty Boss will get the chance to test himself in the New Year’s opening Group 1 weight-for-age events, before looking to do the major Guineas double.
Another outstanding Autumn Carnival performance from super mare Winx could see her on the plane to England to take on the best horses in the world at the Royal Ascot Carnival in June.
Winona Costin would prefer to not have to revert to ‘Plan B’ for the second time in as many starts on in-form gelding Prometheus as the pair chase a hat-trick at Warwick Farm on Wednesday.
The Everest winner Redzel is set to kick off his 2018 Autumn Carnival campaign in the Group 1 $750,000 Black Caviar Lightning (1000m) at Flemington on February 17.
Hawkesbury trainer Scott Singleton turned back the clock at Wellington on Sunday. With his first country runners of the new year, Singleton scored with Secret Mistress in the Class 1/Maiden Plate (1700m) to clinch his first winner at the track in nearly a decade.
Destiny’s Kiss and Red Excitement head the weights for the Gosford Gold Cup as each bids for a second win in the provincial feature.
After banking the richest race for two-year-olds in Queensland, trainer Tony McEvoy is now on a pathway to secure Victoria’s famous Blue Diamond Stakes.