Linton Nominated to Defend Title in 2013 RA Lee Stakes

May 7, 2013

deposit $100
to get


*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

deposit $50
bet with


*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

deposit $25
to get


*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

deposit $250
to get


*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

New customers only. Exc NSW, SA, WA & VIC. Turnover requirements apply. Promotional T&Cs apply & available on website. Is gambling a problem for you? Call Gambling Help on 1800 858 858 or visit '

Linton Nominated to Defend Title in 2013 RA Lee Stakes

John Sadler’s Victorian stayer Linton has been nominated to defend their title in Saturday’s RA Lee Stakes 2013 on The Goodwood Day following a nice win in Adelaide last start.


Linton is after successive RA Lee Stakes wins at Adelaide this Saturday. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

There were 20 nominees for this year’s $150,000 Group 3 RA Lee Stakes (1600m), Linton the highest-rated of the early entries.

The Galielo six-year-old took out the race 12 months ago in their first run in seven months before having to spend another four months on the sidelines after the win.

After a below par spring the grey has had two runs this time in when fifth to Black Caviar in the William Reid Stakes before dropping right back in class at Morphettville Parks on April 20 to carry a hefty 62kg to victory over Road Warrior (54.5kg) in a Listed 1400m event.

Runner-up Road Warrior is also nominated to back up in the RA Lee Stakes as is third placed Isopach.

Locally-trained Street Cry seven-year-old Road Warrior also ran a close second in their first-up run behind Just Discreet in the Listed Matrice Stakes (1300m) and should be hitting their peak going up to the mile.

John Thompson’s Magic Albert four-year-old Isopach meanwhile is after just their third win at career start number 27, the gelding not having won a race since October of 2011.

Other highly-rated hopes include the Tony Vasil-trained Mossman five-year-old Under The Eiffel, former Group 1 winning veteran Wall Street and Blackie who is now with their fourth trainer in Jarrod McLean.

As for the local hopes some of the more notable are the David Jolly-trained Danish Spy coming off a good second to Star Of Giselle in the Group 2 Queen Of The South Stakes at the track and distance on April 27, last year’s Adelaide Cup winner Rialya and Richard Jolly’s Mr Lowndes.

Also in the mix are the Peter Moody-trained Cosmic Causeway coming off back-to-back Caulfield wins and Mick Price’s Adelaide Guineas winner General Peekay after their third win on the trot in South Australia.

Final fields for The Goodwood Day support races will all be released on Wednesday and published right here at

Why not pre-prepare for a big weekend on the punt by opening an account with our No. 1 recommended betting agency today and start things off with a $500 bonus bet on the house!

2013 RA Lee Stakes Nominations

Morphettville Racecourse – 11/05/2013

# Horse Trainer Hcp. Rating
1 BLACKIE (NZ) Jarrod McLean 91
2 CAPE CLEAR Sam Kavanagh 70
3 COSMIC CAUSEWAY Peter G Moody 97
4 DANISH SPY David Jolly 81
5 ESSAY RAIDER Leon Macdonald & Andrew Gluyas 72
6 GENERAL PEEKAY Mick Price 87
7 GOLDBYA Mick Huxtable 77
8 ISOPACH John P Thompson 91
9 LINTON John Sadler 109
10 LUCKY PENNY Peter Morgan & Craig Widdison 85
11 MIDSUMMER SUN (GB) Sam Kavanagh 84
12 MR LOWNDES (NZ) Richard Jolly 82
13 OREGON SPIRIT Peter G Moody 91
14 RIALYA Lloyd Kennewell 98
15 ROAD WARRIOR Jon O’Connor 92
16 SECRET LIAISON Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra 92
17 SUBIASO Robbie Laing 70
18 UNDER THE EIFFEL Tony Vasil 100
19 VIMA Bill Papazaharoudakis 82
20 WALL STREET (NZ) Michael Moroney 105

Racing fields and data are copyright 2011-2018 © Racing Australia Pty Ltd (RA) (and other parties working with it).
Racing materials, including fields, form and results, is subject to copyright which is owned by RA and other parties working with it. Full copyright notice.

Spring Racing

Winx To Climb The Everest 2018...

Written By Is The 2018 Ladbrok...

Written By Is The 2018 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes Winner

The well-supported, clear Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes 2018 favourite Written...

The Everest 2018 Ultimate Goal...

The Everest 2018 Ultimate Goal for Magic Millions Sprint Winner Viddora

Young South Australian horseman Lloyd Kennewell has named Sydney’s 2018 The...

Capacity 2018 Perth Cup Field ...

Capacity 2018 Perth Cup Field Released

Ascot Racecourse in W.A. hosts one of the summer’s highlight races on New...

2018 The Everest Next Sydney R...

2018 The Everest Next Sydney Race for Viddora

Ace young South Australian trainer Lloyd Kennewell has confirmed his Group 1...

Horse Racing Today

2018 The Galaxy Final Field: J...

Daysee Doom and Dixie Blossoms...

Daysee Doom and Dixie Blossoms listed in 2018 Coolmore Classic nominations

Stablemates Daysee Doom and Dixie Blossoms are listed among the nominations...

2018 Adelaide Cup Results: Fan...

2018 Adelaide Cup Results: Fanatic wins for Walker and Lindsay Park

The Group 2 $400,000 Adelaide Cup over 3200m will be run at Morphettville in...

Fanatic Firm favourite in 2018...

Fanatic Firm favourite in 2018 Adelaide Cup betting

The Lindsay Park trained Fanatic is a firm favourite in the betting for...

2018 Super Saturday All Day Re...

2018 Super Saturday All Day Results at Flemington: Harlem scores upset win in Australian Cup

The Group 1 $1.25m Lexus Newmarket Handicap (1200m) and the Group 1 $1.5m...

Race Results

Viewed Victorious in Caulfield Cup

Race 1 Result – $101 500 AGL Renewable Energy Stakes – She’s Got Gears Wins

Race 2 – $101,500 Schiavello Plate – Avienus Wins

Race 3 – $101 500 Lavazza A Modo Mio – Linton Street Wins

Race 4 Results – $151,500 Listed Herald Sun Stakes – Strawberry Field Wins

Race Previews

2009 Caulfield Cup Barrier Draw Announced

Who Are the Top Contenders for Tomorrow’s Caulfield Cup?

Victoria Derby in sight for Onemorenomore

2009 Melbourne Cup Field

Eclipse Stakes Final Field & Preview

Fields & Form

Can Kelinni Win Sydney Cup 2013 for the Punters?

Moroney Gets into Queensland Derby 2013 Rhythm

Buffering Draws 7 – 2013 BTC Cup Final Field and Barrier Draw

SA Fillies Classic 2013 Field Released

13 two-year-olds in 2013 Champagne Classic Field