Tristarc Stakes 2014 Nominations Released

October 13, 2014

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Tristarc Stakes 2014 Nominations Released

Nominations for the 2014 Tristarc Stakes were taken on Monday morning, with 19 mares declaring for the race.

Gai Waterhouse's Sweet Idea leads the nominations for the Tristarc Stakes at Caulfield Racecourse.

Gai Waterhouse’s Sweet Idea leads the nominations for the Tristarc Stakes at Caulfield Racecourse. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Group 2 Schweppes Tristarc Stakes (1400m) is one of 10 races scheduled for Caulfield Cup Day this Saturday, October 18.

Headlining the classy field of nominations is the Gai Waterhouse-trained Sweet Idea, who was placed in 13 of her total 16 career starts which includes six wins.

The four-year-old is in-form following a Group 2 Missile Stakes (1200m) win and a runner-up finish in the Group 1 Memsie Stakes (1400m), both of which were in August. She missed out on a placing by just half a length her last time out in the Group 1 Sir Rupert Clarke Charity Cup (1400m) after failing to get a clear shot at running on the straight.

The daughter of Snitzel will be one to watch this weekend at Caulfield Racecourse.

Waterhouse has also nominated Diamond Drille, who experienced plenty of success during autumn racing but failed to recreate that in her only spring start to date.

The five-year-old took out the Group 3 Aspiration Quality (1600m) in March before winning the Group 1 Queen Of The Turf Stakes (1600m) one month later.

She returned to the field in August for the Group 3 Toy Show Quality, which was 300m less distance than the Queen Turf, but failed to make an impression finishing third-last. This will be her first start since then.

Catkins, who failed to take out the Group 3 Goldent Pendant (1400m) last month despite overwhelming favouritism, leads the nominations for top trainer Chris Waller.

The five-year-old was well-tipped by punters across the country to take out the race following an impressive Group 3 Sheraco Stakes (1200m) win by 2.5 lengths but was beaten to the post by Arabian Gold.

The mare still finished fast, just half a length behind the winner, and should return to her strengths in the 2014 Tristarc Stakes.

The Robert Smerdon-trained Politeness was also declared for the race, backing-up from a fourth place finish in the Group 2 Blazer Stakes (1400m) on October 4, in which she missed out on a minor placing by just a shoulder.

Kris Lees is dually represented by Group 3 Tibbie Stakes (1400m) winner Fine Bubbles and Scorpio Queen while Clarry Conners has nominated Fare Well.

Keep reading for the full list of 2014 Tristarc Stakes nominations. The final field & barrier draw will be released on Wednesday, so bookmark races.com.au for all the latest news.

Betting markets for the Tristarc Stakes 2014 will open at Ladbrokes.com.au shortly so get your online betting account ready! Make your first bet today to receive a $500 bonus bet.

2014 Tristarc Stakes Nominations

Caulfield Race 10 – 18/10/2014

# Horse Trainer Hcp Rating
1 ARE THERE ANY Peter G Moody 82
2 CATKINS Chris Waller 110
3 CHIQUADA (NZ) Brian Jenkins 78
4 DANESTROEM Michael Kent 84
5 DIAMOND DRILLE Gai Waterhouse 106
6 DOUBLE DEE Jason Warren 80
7 ENQUARE Jason McLachlan 92
8 FARE WELL Clarry Conners 80
9 FINE BUBBLES Kris Lees 89
10 GIRL GUIDE David Hayes & Tom Dabernig 93
11 GIRL IN FLIGHT Robbie Griffiths 86
12 MAHARA Peter & Paul Snowden 83
13 MAY’S DREAM Darren Weir 101
14 MINNIE DOWNS Brian Cox 87
15 POLITENESS Robert Smerdon 93
16 SCORPIO QUEEN Kris Lees 92
17 SWEET IDEA Gai Waterhouse 109
18 VIBRANT ROUGE Glenn Thornton 91
19 YOU’RE SO GOOD (NZ) Nigel Blackiston 88

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