With the Matriarch Stakes due to run at Flemington Racecourse this Saturday November 10, 2012, betting markets have already opened for the race.
Current favourite to win the 2012 Matriarch Stakes is Silent Achiever, who is currently at odds of $1.65 at bookmaker.com.au.
Silent Achiever has won six of her 11 race starts and has earned more than $800,000 in prize money.
The O’Reilly mare won the Group 2 Crystal Mile by almost a length at Moonee Valley last start, propelling herself into Matriarch Stakes 2012 favouritism.
Silent Acheiver is also a multiple Group winner in New Zealand, with victories in the Group 2 Championship Stakes, Group 3 Waikato Guineas, Group 2 Avondale Guineas and Group 1 New Zealand Derby already to her name.
Second favourites for the 2012 Matriarch Stakes are presently Midnight Martini and Lake Sententia, who are both paying odds of $8 at bookmaker.com.au.
Midnight Martini has won six of her 18 race starts and has earned more than $335,000 in prize money during her horse racing career.
The Street Cry mare placed second in her most recent start in the $100,000 Drummond Gold Handicap on Cox Plate day.
Prior to that, the five-year-old mare won the $200,000 Cranbourne Cup on October 14.
Lake Sententia has won four of her six race starts and has won just shy of $100,000 in prize money.
The least backed runner in the 2012 Matriarch Stakes is Invest, who is paying odds of $51 at bookmaker.com.au.
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