News About 2012 Canterbury Stakes

Canterbury Stakes 2012 taken by More Joyous

Canterbury Stakes 2012 taken by More Joyous

More Joyous has justified her odds-on favouritism in today’s 2012 Canterbury Stakes by taking top honours ahead of Monton and Metal Bender.

The classy Gai Waterhouse trained five-year-old added the $175,000 Group 2 win to her highly impressive resume which now stands at 16 wins from 23 starts.

It was the first run for the glamour mare since last October ...

2012 Coolmore Classic Day – Rosehill Scratchings

2012 Coolmore Classic Day – Rosehill Scratchings

An action-packed day of racing is set to take place at Rosehill Gardens today for the 2012 Coolmore Classic Day which features a who’s who of talented horses.

The headline race is of course the 2012 Coolmore Classic for fillies and mares but also set to run is the Group 1 2012 Ranvet Stakes which will see Shoot Out attempt ...

Canterbury Stakes 2012 – Odds Update and Tips

Canterbury Stakes 2012 – Odds Update and Tips

A bumper day of racing is set to take place at Rosehill Gardens tomorrow and one exciting race on the card is the Group 2 $175,000 2012 Canterbury Stakes (1300m).

Odds-on favourite More Joyous is paying $2.60 at bookmaker.com.au and the glamour mare should prove too classy in her first hit out following a spell.

Trained by Gai Waterhouse, the ...

2012 Canterbury Stakes – Step Up Time for Monton

2012 Canterbury Stakes – Step Up Time for Monton

A high class field of 15 horses will line up in tomorrow’s 2012 Canterbury Stakes and included are an astonshing eight Group 1 winners.

Headlining the list is Gai Waterhouse trained champion More Joyous who will be resuming from a spell in the $175,000 Group 2 event.

Monton will have to beat eight Group 1 winners to win the Canterbury ...

Can Sincero Score Upset? – 2012 Canterbury Stakes

Can Sincero Score Upset? – 2012 Canterbury Stakes

While all the focus has been on the return of New Zealand mare More Joyous in the lead up to the Group 2 2012 Canterbury Stakes (1300m), local gelding Sincero will also be racing for the first time since being spelled last October.

The Stephen Farley trained four-year-old will be looking to put some early results on the board after ...

Somepin Anypin Ready for 2012 Canterbury Stakes

Somepin Anypin Ready for 2012 Canterbury Stakes

Somepin Anypin trainer Gary Portelli is satisfied the promising gelding has overcome a wounded foot and will go into the Group 2 $175,000 2012 Canterbury Stakes (1300m) at full fitness.

The four-year-old stepped on a nail last weekend but after some heavy healing work and a solid gallop yesterday morning, the Portelli camp is confident no fitness has been lost ...

Canterbury Stakes 2012 – More Joyous Short Favourite

Canterbury Stakes 2012 – More Joyous Short Favourite

Gai Waterhouse trained mare More Joyous will head into her fast race back following a spell as a short-priced favourite in the 2012 Canterbury Stakes at Rosehill Gardens this Saturday.

The New Zealand horse currently sits at $2.80 at bookmaker.com.au to collect top billings in the $175,000 Group 2 event (1300m).

More Joyous will starts as a short-priced favourite in ...

More Joyous to Return in 2012 Canterbury Stakes

More Joyous to Return in 2012 Canterbury Stakes

Highly successful New Zealand mare More Joyous will have her first run since October when she lines up in the Group 2 2012 Canterbury Stakes at Rosehill Garden’s this Saturday.

The Gai Waterhouse trained five-year-old was today named in the final field for the $175,000 event which will be run over 1300 metres.

More Joyous will return from a spell ...