Arabian Gold Tops AD Hollindale Stakes 2015 Odds

April 23, 2015

Arabian Gold Tops AD Hollindale Stakes 2015 Odds

David Vandyke’s progressive mare Arabian Gold has opened narrow favourite to win the 2015 AD Hollindale Stakes on the Gold Coast this Saturday.

Arabian Gold

Arabian Gold is early favourite to win the 2015 AD Hollindale Stakes in Queensland this weekend. Photo: Daniel Costello.

A capacity field is engaged for this year’s edition of the traditional Doomben Cup lead-up with the final spot in the 14-starter line-up for the $358,000 Group 2 Sky Thoroughbred Central A.D. Hollindale Stakes (1800m) belonging to Arabian Gold.

She is due to jump from a nice barrier four draw with Damien Oliver in the saddle, the Sydney-based daughter of Dubawi debuting at the track and also having her first 1800m win.

Arabian Gold has winning form up to 2000m however, having taken out the Group 2 The Roses (2000m) at Doomben last Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival before her brave second to Tinto in the Group 1 Queensland Oaks (2400m).

She won first-up at Rosehill last September in the Group 3 Golden Pendant (1400m) but hasn’t won again since, a drought she’s tipped to break with Ladbrokes.com.au installing her as the early $4.60 favourite in their Hollindale Stakes odds.

Hot on her heels at $5 occupying the second line of Hollindale Stakes betting is then fellow mare Silent Achiever who has work to do from a wide barrier 13 draw.

Kerrin McEvoy is down to ride Roger James’s Kiwi-trained Zabeel six-year-old, the four-time Group 1 winner last seen running sixth to Hartnell when unsuccessfully defending her title in the Group 1 The BMW (2400m) at Rosehill in late March.

She is in Queensland now and working well ahead of the Hollindale, where James is confident she’ll be competitive.

In a tight market there are five other single-figure hopes to win the Hollindale including equal $6.50 third favourites Hooked and Pornichet, the latter sitting as the third emergency.

Hooked jumps from barrier two with Hugh Bowman in the saddle, John Thompson’s Casino Prince stallion out to improve on a Doncaster Mile 13th last time out when chasing his first win since the Group 2 Crystal Mile (1600m) at Moonee Valley on Cox Plate Day last year.

French import Pornichet meanwhile surprised many when missing out on a confirmed run in the Hollindale Stakes, the Gai Waterhouse-trained Vespone four-year-old having won the Group 3 Neville Sellwood Stakes (2000m) two back before his Doncaster Mile fifth on April 6.

Also under $10 are then the Chris Waller-trained Kingston Town Classic winner Moriarty ($7.50), Waller’s former Queensland Derby champ Hawkspur ($8) in gate three with last weekend’s All Aged Stakes winning hoop Jim Cassidy aboard and the first emergency awaiting a scratching Leebaz ($8) who ran a competitive second in the JRA Plate over 2000m at Randwick last weekend.

For punters looking for the value outside of the shorter fancies there is a host of other runners at double figures with genuine claims including another Group 1 winner from the Waller stable Foreteller ($10), local Helen Page-trained hope Rudy ($12) coming off a Doncaster Mile fourth and last start Doomben winner Sir Moments ($17).

See below for the full AD Hollindale Stakes 2015 odds, fixed win markets open online now at Ladbrokes.com.au who are offering you a bonus bet if your first Fixed Win selection runs 2nd or 3rd in the day’s marquee race on the Gold Coast!

2015 AD Hollindale Stakes Betting

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

Capacity field of 16 for 2018 ...

2018 Kingsford-Smith Final fie...

2018 Kingsford-Smith Final field: English draws barrier 1

Rejuvenated Group 1 performer English has drawn barrier one in the final field...

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...

BRC Sires’ Produce Stake...

BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes nominations: Waller’s trio top 3 in betting

The Chris Waller trained two year ods  The Autumn Sun, Zousain and Lean Mean...

Waller to have multiple runner...

Waller to have multiple runners in 2018 Queensland Oaks

Recently inducted Hall Of Fame trainer Chris Waller is likely to have multiple...

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