2015 Dark Jewel Classic Day Scratchings & Track Report

The second day of the Scone Cup Carnival runs in the Hunter Region of New South Wales today with Dark Jewel Classic Day 2015 headlined by the Group 3 race for fillies and mares.

Calming Influnece

Calming Influence is one of the top chances in the 2015 Dark Jewel Classic at Scone today. Photo: Steve Hart.

It’s a cloudy day trackside at Scone Racecourse for the feature meeting, only a very low chance of rain and a cool top temperature of 17 degrees for the race goers.

The track is currently rated a Good (3) and set to stay in that range across the eight-race program that kicks off at 12:05pm (AEST) with the $140,000 Listed Woodlands Stakes (1100m) and continues through until the $140,000 Listed Arrowfield Ortensia Stakes (1100m) at 4:30pm (AEST).

Scone Track Report – 16/05/2015

  • Rail: True
  • Weather: Overcast
  • Track Rating: Good (3)
  • Track Type: Turf
  • Irrigation: Nil last 24 hrs, 5mm last 7 days
  • Rainfall: Nil

Four Listed races on are the support line-up but the day’s two majors are the $200,000 Group 3 Darley Dark Jewel Classic (1400m) running as Race 6 where market mover Rose Of Choice ($3.80) is the clear favorite through Ladbrokes.com.au and the $400,000 Inglis 3YO Guineas (1400m) offering plenty of prize money to the winner of the restricted clash.

See below for the complete list of Scone scratchings across the card then head to Ladbrokes.com.au to open your account and enjoy up to $500 in bonus bets on the house when you quote the code BETBONUS!

Scone Scratchings – 16/05/2015

Total Scratchings: 17

Race 1 (12:05pm) – $140,000 Listed Pryde’s Easifeed Woodlands Stakes (1100m)

#9 Light On Ice (1)

Race 2 (12:40pm) – $85,000 Cressfield Benchmark 75 Handicap (2200m)

#7 Loophole (17), #12 Soviet Courage (19), #18e Gambler’s Blues (12), #20e Mullet Man (13)

Race 3 (1:15pm) – $85,000 Turangga Farm Benchmark 75 Handicap (1100m)

#4 Forget (17), #17e Capitano (19), #18e Cosmic Cameo (15), #20e Rolston (4)

Race 4 (1:50pm) – $140,000 Listed Coolmore Denise’s Joy Stakes (1100m)

#15 Summit Breath (1)

Race 5 (2:30pm) – $140,000 Listed Yarraman Park – Horsepower Luskin Star Stakes (1300m)

#3 Tales Of Grimm (18), #17e Hidden Warrior (5), #18e Rose Of Choice (10)

Race 6 (3:10pm) – $200,000 Group 3 Darley Dark Jewel Classic (1400m)

No current scratchings

Race 7 (3:50pm) – $400,000 Inglis 3YO Guineas (1400m)

No current scratchings

Race 8 (4:30pm) – $140,000 Listed Arrowfield Ortensia Stakes (1100m)

#17e Fare Well (14), #18e Texan Lad (19), #19e Jest Crewsin’ (20), #20e Speedy Squib (11)


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