John Thompson’s promising mare No Evidence Needed heads a cracker field of runners for this Sunday’s $200,000 Group 2 Blazer Stakes (1400m), one of the nine top races scheduled to take place at Flemington’s Melbourne Cup Preview Day.
Premier online bookie Sportsbet have installed No Evidence Needed as the $5.50 favourite to win the 2010 Blazer Stakes after the daughter of Shamardal came up trumps with the barrier one draw.
No Evidence Needed has had a consistently impressive spring coming fourth in the Cockram Stakes, claiming victory in the Let’s Elope Stakes at Flemington and is coming off a second place finish in the Group 1 Rupert Clarke Stakes.
Other well performing fillies this season lining up in the Blazer Stakes on Sunday at the top of the betting markets include:
- Resuming Encosta Do Lago mare Palacio De Cristal (barrier 10) – $6
- Cockram and Stocks Stakes Placegetter Lady Lynette (barrier three) – $6.50
- David Hayes’ Irish Lights (barrier four) – $9
- Following on $11 are seven-year-old Culminate (barrier 14) and Cockram Stakes winner Rhythm In Paris (barrier eight)
While No Evidence Needed looks hard to beat as the rightful favourite, the Races.com.au team have a number of other Blazer Stakes tips for punters seeking more value and bigger wins!
Races.com.au 2010 Blazer Stakes Tips:
- No Evidence Needed (#3) to win at $5.50
- Lady Lynette (#8) Each Way
- Irish Lights (#2) & Rhythm In Paris (#13) to Place
- Or try No Evidence Needed in a Trifecta with our above picks
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Final Field, Barrier Draw & Betting Odds for 2010 Blazer Stakes
|1||MAJESTIC MUSIC||Leon Macdonald & Andrew Gluyas||Clare Lindop||12||57.5||13.00|
|2||IRISH LIGHTS||David Hayes||Steven Arnold||4||56.5||9.00|
|3||NO EVIDENCE NEEDED||John P Thompson||James Winks||1||56.5||5.50|
|4||SMALL MINDS||John P Thompson||Dean Holland||20||56.5||26.00|
|5||MY EMOTION (NZ)||Michael Kent||Craig Williams||17||56.5||61.00|
|6||CULMINATE (NZ)||Darren Weir||Michael Walker||14||55.5||11.00|
|7||AMBERINO||John Moloney||Blake Shinn||18||55.5||31.00|
|8||LADY LYNETTE||David & Scott Brunton||Nicholas Hall||3||55.5||6.50|
|9||PALACIO DE CRISTAL||Grahame Begg||Dwayne Dunn||10||55.5||6.00|
|10||MARHETA||Michael Moroney||Corey Brown||19||55.5||17.00|
|11||STRAWBERRY FIELD||Gerald Ryan||Craig Newitt||13||55.5||15.00|
|12||HAPPY HIPPY||John P Thompson||Stathi Katsidis||15||54.5||21.00|
|13||RHYTHM IN PARIS||Jason Warren||Ben Melham||8||54.5||11.00|
|14||CASUAL FRIDAY||Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra||Chris Symons||11||54.5||81.00|
|15||OCEAN CHALLENGER||Darren Magro||Luke Nolen||7||53.5||19.00|
|16||ABSOLUTE FAITH||John McArdle||Glyn Schofield||6||53.5||31.00|
|17e||DYSPHONIA||Peter Snowden||Mark Zahra||9||53.5||11.00|
|18e||ACQUIRED (NZ)||Robert Heathcote||Bobby El-Issa||2||53||21.00|
|19e||SISTER MADLY||Anthony Cummings||Glen Boss||16||53||10.00|
|20e||LIVE IN SIN||Peter G Moody||Luke Nolen||5||53||21.00|
*Odds correct at time of publication – check Ladbrokes.com.au for updates