Platelet Top Fancy in Kevin Heffernan Stakes Odds 2013

November 14, 2013

Platelet Top Fancy in Kevin Heffernan Stakes Odds 2013

Punters are getting behind Darren Weir’s talented mare Platelet to post her second win of the season when she takes on a crack field in Saturday’s 2013 Kevin Heffernan Stakes on Zipping Classic Day.

Platelet

Platelet has opened favourite to win the 2013 Kevin Heffernan Stakes on Saturday. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

The Strategic five-year-old is one of 13 chances in this year’s $135,000 Group 2 TMB Printing Kevin Heffernan Stakes (1200m) which is shaping up as one of the majors at Caulfield this weekend.

Drawn in gate seven with Michelle Payne to ride the dual Group 1 champion pays $4.40 as the early favourite in the current Kevin Heffernan Stakes odds after her brave last start fifth, beaten just over a length, behind Spirit Of Boom in the Group 2 Caulfield Sprint (1100m) at the track on October 19.

The run before she had it over Spirit Of Boom when winning the Group 2 Gilgai Stakes (1200m) second-up at Flemington.

That was her first win since completing the coveted Group 1 Adelaide sprit double with wins in both the Robert Sangster Stakes and The Goodwood over the 1200m at Morphettville during April – May.

Now she’s after more success to continue her nice affinity with the Caulfield track.

There are three other runners hot on her heels in Kevin Heffernan Stakes betting too with:

  • #12 Lonhspresso ($5) – Money coming for Darren Weir’s ideally drawn Lonhro mare in barrier three who is the market mover at this stage, stakes winner in Adelaide last season, has put in two decent runs this time in most recently in a Derby Day black type at Flemington when fifth (from barrier 14 of 15) to Fontelina
  • #3 Famous Seamus ($6) – Another runner with an ace draw (two), this Elusive City gelding from Hawkesbury comes off a win at Randwick over 1100m from October 19 and runs in Melbourne for the first time in 12 months, their only run in Victoria having been a failed effort on Cup Day 2012
  • #1 Pinwheel ($7) – Peter Snowden’s experienced eight-year-old sprinter has work to do from out in barrier 12, last start was a fifth to Boban (subsequent winner of last weekend’s Emirates Stakes) in the Moonga Stakes over 1400m here on Caulfield Cup Day, should be fresh and the drip back in distance will suit

Also in the mix at double figures are then the likes of the always consistent Pago Rock (410), Crown Oaks Day winner Lankan Rupee ($11), Choisir six-year-old Le Bonsir ($12) down in class after a disappointing 10th to Buffering in the Group 1 Manikato Stakes last start and local Bradbury’s Luck mare She Can Skate ($13).

For the full range of Kevin Heffernan Stakes betting odds and options, and for a bonus $500 sign-up bet on the house, visit Ladbrokes.com.au and open your new account with the country’s fastest growing and most trusted online bookie!

2013 Kevin Heffernan Stakes Odds

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

Rogerson Dreams of 2018 Melbou...

The Everest 2018 Field to Feat...

The Everest 2018 Field to Feature Redzel

Inaugural champion Redzel has officially secured his position in the 2018 The...

2018 The Everest Field Takes S...

2018 The Everest Field Takes Shape: In Her Time Confirmed

She missed out on a shot at the world’s richest race on turf last spring but...

Trapeze Artist Secures 2018 Th...

Trapeze Artist Secures 2018 The Everest Slot for Aquis

The first official slot in The Everest 2018 field has been confirmed with...

El Dorado Dreaming of 2018 VRC...

El Dorado Dreaming of 2018 VRC Oaks Bid

Ben Smith’s ATC Sires’ Produce Stakes winning filly El Dorado Dreaming is in...

Horse Racing Today

2018 Kingsford-Smith Cup Betti...

2018 Queensland Oaks Betting U...

2018 Queensland Oaks Betting Update

The Chris Waller domination of the 2018 Queensland Winter Racing Carnival will...

Baker snug about Champagne Cud...

Baker snug about Champagne Cuddles chances in 2018 Kingsford-Smith Cup

Trainer Bjorn Baker is snug about the chances of his three year old filly...

Capacity field of 16 for 2018 ...

Capacity field of 16 for 2018 Queensland Oaks: Waller has 5

A capacity field of sixteen fillies will line up in the 2018 Group 1 $500,000...

A win by English in 2018 Kings...

A win by English in 2018 Kingsford-Smith Cup could secure an Everest slot

Doomben 10,000 winner English could be racing for a slot in the 2018 The...

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