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Karl Burke targets Champions Sprint at Ascot with Quiet Reflection

October 18th, 2016

Quiet Reflection's main target next term will be a return to Ascot for the Champions Sprint Stakes.

Karl Burke's Quiet Reflection set for British Champions Sprint at Ascot

October 5th, 2016

Karl Burke is not unduly worried that a few horses in his yard are coughing ahead of Quiet Reflection's run in the Qipco British Champions Sprint on Saturday week

Clifford Lee and Intense Tango win Old Borough Cup at Haydock

September 3rd, 2016

Apprentice Clifford Lee advertised his talents with a finely judged ride aboard Intense Tango (12/1) in the 32Red Casino Handicap at Haydock Park.

Quiet Reflection wins the Group One Sprint Cup at Haydock Park

September 3rd, 2016

Quiet Reflection (7/2 favourite) capped a fine day for Karl Burke with a brilliant performance in the 32Red Sprint Cup at Haydock Park.

Karl Burke feels stable star Quiet Reflection can progress further

July 20th, 2016

Trainer Karl Burke feels stable star Quiet Reflection can progress further ahead of a tilt at the Haydock Park Sprint Cup.

Royal Ascot target for Karl Burke trained Quiet Reflection

January 20th, 2016

Karl Burke is to test Quiet Reflection over six furlongs in the hope she can develop into contender for the Commonwealth Cup at Royal Ascot.

Day to remember for Karl Burke and Odeliz

August 23rd, 2015

Karl Burke captured the second Group One of his training career as Odeliz made all to win the Darley Prix Jean Romanet under Adrie De Vries.

Deauville Listed race is the plan for Katie's Diamond

July 2nd, 2015

Karl Burke is likely to stick to his original plan and send Empress Stakes winner Katie's Diamond over to France for a shot at the Prix Six Perfections.

Burke's Canada plan for Odeliz

July 22nd, 2014

Trainer Karl Burke believes Odeliz is up to competing at Group One level before the season is out following another excellent effort in defeat at the Curragh on Sunday.

Burke considers Odeliz options

June 26th, 2014

Karl Burke is seeking optimum conditions for Odeliz as she continues her hunt for Pattern-race glory.

Rivellino to step up in class

June 25th, 2014

Rivellino could go in search of Pattern glory in Ireland following his excellent third in the Wokingham Stakes at Royal Ascot.

Epsom option for Odeliz

May 21st, 2014

Odeliz might be sighted on Investec Derby weekend following her pleasing run at York last Thursday.

Karl Burke hopes Rivellino can hit the Lingfield jackpot on Monday

April 13th, 2014

Karl Burke hopes Rivellino can return to winning ways in the Sprint on the £1million All-Weather Championships Finals card at Lingfield on Friday.

Agents try to buy Odeliz after Curragh defeat

March 24th, 2014

Karl Burke has already been fielding calls from bloodstock agents after Odeliz was touched off by a potentially top-class rival at the Curragh on the opening day of the Irish Flat season.

Hunt Ball bids to Bowl them over

April 5th, 2012

Keiran Burke's Hunt Ball will move from handicap company to Grade One level to contest the Betfred Bowl at Aintree next week.

Sparky May retired

December 29th, 2011

David Nicholson runner-up Sparky May has been retired due to a leg problem, trainer Keiran Burke revealed on Thursday.