Nominations Released for 2012 Canberra Guineas

March 7, 2012

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Nominations Released for 2012 Canberra Guineas

It is a massive day of racing in the nation’s capital this Sunday and one of the key events on the eight-race card is the 2012 Canberra Guineas.

Twenty five horses have been nominated to fill the 16 spots available for the 1400 metre Listed event.


Salade has been nominated to run in the 2012 Canberra Guineas

2011 Golden Slipper runner Salade is the nominated top weight for the $100,000 race, which is the third biggest race of a high quality day which includes the Canberra Cup and the Black Opal Stakes.

The Gwenda Markwell trained colt is coming off a fifth-place effort in the Fireball Quality last weekend and has one career win from four starts.

One nominated filly in good form is Detours, who won the Edmen Community Staffing for three-year-olds last weekend and claimed second in her previous start.

Trained by well known Sydney trainer Peter Snowden, she has an impressive three victories from seven starts.

Another Snowden trained horse included in Canberra Guineas nominations is Aberrant.

The colt is coming off a disappointing 10th in his last start at Canterbury but has two wins and three placings from 10 career races.

David Payne trained Happy Hussy has been dual nominated for the Canberra Guineas and the Surround Stakes at Warwick Farm.

If the filly does run in Canberra this Sunday, she is likely to be in contention having recorded three wins and four placings from nine trips to the track.

Also included in 2012 Canberra Guineas nominations are Road to Summer, Deceiver, Asclepius and Colorado Claire.

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2012 Canberra Guineas Nominations

Horse Trainer Ballot Weight Hcp Rating
1 SALADE Gwenda Markwell 3 60kg 87
2 ABERRANT Peter Snowden 8 56kg 70
3 ASCLEPIUS Len Hodgson 21 56kg 54
4 DE NEDERLANDEN Jason Coyle 24 56kg 59
5 DECEIVER Danny Williams 1 56kg 65
6 FAT AL Gai Waterhouse 10 56kg 71
7 LE COMMANDO Norm Gardner 23 56kg 52
8 NICONOISE David Hayes 12 56kg 70
9 ROAD TO SUMMER (NZ) Gerald Ryan 11 56kg 72
10 SARAMENHA Gerald Ryan 4 56kg 73
11 SKIP TOWN Tim Martin 9 56kg 69
12 THAT’S HOW Rick Worthington 20 56kg
13 THE FIREHOUSE Jason Coyle 17 56kg
14 TYSON’S TIGER Brad Witt 22 56kg 57
15 COLORADO CLAIRE John O’Shea 6 55kg 76
16 DETOURS Peter Snowden 5 55kg 87
17 HAPPY HUSSY David Payne 2 55kg 81
18 BLUE RUBY Clarry Conners 15 54kg 66
19 FILLE VILAINE Neville Layt 14 54kg 66
20 FOX Adam Duggan 13 54kg 73
21 OUR BRIGHTEST STAR Neville Layt 16 54kg 61
22 PINEAPPLE Kerry Parker 19 54kg 67
23 ROSE PATTERN David Hayes 18 54kg 67
24 SHE GOES TO RIO (NZ) Anthony Cummings 7 54kg 76

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