2015 Hobartville Stakes Betting Update

February 19, 2015

DEPOSIT $100 to get

$250

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

deposit $50 bet with

$200

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

deposit $25 to get

$75

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

deposit $250 to get

$250

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

2015 Hobartville Stakes Betting Update

The Group 2 Hobartville Stakes (1400m) is the feature race running at Rosehill this Saturday and with a talented field of 13 three-year-olds is set to be an absolutely top-class race.

Shooting To Win leads the open betting market for the Hobartville Stakes.

Shooting To Win leads the open betting market for the Hobartville Stakes. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Punters can go wild with a variety of betting opportunities, including six single figure hopefuls. The market remains fairly open at this stage with Shooting To Win the $4.60 favourite at Ladbrokes.com.au.

Peter & Paul Snowden’s three-year-old colt is one of six runners resuming in the 2015 Hobartville Stakes and one of four Group One winners. He will need to overcome a wide start from barrier 10 with Blake Shinn but is the race favourite following a strong spring campaign.

Shooting To Win finished first three in four of his five starts in the spring. He placed in the Group 3 Ming Dynasty Quality (1400m) and Group 1 Golden Rose Stakes (1400m) before winning the Group 2 Stan Fox Stakes (1500m) and ending his season with a win at the highest level in the Group 1 Caulfield Guineas (1600m).

Scissor Kick is on the second line of betting at $5.50 and is the highest-rated horse not resuming on Saturday. The Paul Messara-trained colt got a head-start to his autumn, resuming in the Group 3 Eskimo Prince Stakes (1200m) on February 7. It took the colt awhile to figure in the race but after the leader faltered he powered over him to win first-up.

The colt won his first three starts in the spring before finishing runner-up in both the Golden Rose and Stan Fox Stakes.

Sharing the third line of betting for the Hobartville Stakes is Hallowed Crown and Panzer Division at $6. The Bart & James Cummings-trained Hallowed Crown won the Golden Rose last September ahead of rivals Scissor Kick and Shooting To Win. The colt has won four of his five career starts and lost for the first time in the Group 2 Roman Consul (1200m) last time out in October.

Hallowed Crown will enjoy a jump from barrier four with Hugh Bowman while Panzer Division will jump from the second-widest gate with Tommy Berry.

The second of Paul Messara’s runners finished fifth in two Group One races in the spring and just missed out on a placing by a head when resuming in the Group 2 Expressway Stakes (1200m) at the end of last month. He is the current market mover after his price shortened from $6.50.

Sweynesse and Delectation round out the single figure odds at $8. John O’Shea’s Sweynesse won back-to-back Group Three races in the spring before earning a minor placing in the Group 1 Champion Stakes (2000m). The colt has won his two starts over both the track and distance of the Hobartville despite stepping up to 2000m at the end of last season.

Delectation is one of three horses saddled by Chris Waller in the race and will get his first start over 1400m. The colt was last seen running second to Scissor Kick in the Eskimo Prince Stakes.

Punters looking for lucrative bets should consider Preferment ($51), Hampton Court ($41), and Thunder Lady ($81).

Chris Waller’s Preferment won the Group 1 Victoria Derby (2500m) in November and the big step down in distance may prove troublesome for the colt, but he did finish runner-up over 1400m in September.

The Gai Waterhouse-trained Hampton Court is a Group One winner after scoring the Champion Stakes in October and has finished first three in two of his three starts over 1400m.

Thunder Lady is the lone filly taking on the boys in the Hobartville Stakes and will enjoy the inside jump from barrier one, carrying two kilos less than her other rivals. Thunder Lady will be making her debut over both the track and distance but with lucrative odds of $81 it’s worth a punt.

Back your 2015 Hobartville Stakes winner at Ladbrokes.com.au to receive a $250 bonus match on your first bet. Simply quote code: BETBONUS.

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

Written By Is The 2018 Ladbrok...

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...

Vega Magic Injured But Still S...

Vega Magic Injured But Still Scaling The Everest 2018

A freak accident in the paddock last month has ruled the Lindsay Park-trained...

Horse Racing Today

2018 Hobartville Stakes Race D...

Trapeze Artist heads up 2018 E...

Trapeze Artist heads up 2018 Expressway Stakes nominations

Golden Rose winner Trapeze Artist is among the nominations for the Group 2...

Thronum to chase G1 glory afte...

Thronum to chase G1 glory after 2018 Australia Stakes win

Lindsay Park co-trainer Tom Dabernig will now step Thronum up to Group 1...

Pierata heads up final field f...

Pierata heads up final field for 2018 Magic Millions 3yo Guineas

The in-form Greg Hickman trained Pierata heads up a final field of sixteen...

Full field of 16 plus 5 emerge...

Full field of 16 plus 5 emergencies for 2018 Magic Millions 2yo Classic

The David Atkins trained Jonker will carry the number one saddlecloth in 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