News About 2012 Heritage Stakes

Shamal Wind Scores Big Win in Heritage Stakes 2012

Shamal Wind Scores Big Win in Heritage Stakes 2012

Robert Smerdon-trained filly Shamal Wind produced a performance suggesting there will be bigger things to come when recording a convincing win in the Listed 2012 Heritage Stakes (1200m) at Flemington today. The Dubawi three-year-old was having just the second start of her career but quickly made light work of her more experienced rivals. Ridden by…

Ichihara Too Good For 2012 Heritage Stakes Field – Randwick Results

Ichihara Too Good For 2012 Heritage Stakes Field – Randwick Results

The fillies have come up trumps in the 2012 Heritage Stakes at Royal Randwick Racecourse, with Ichihara taking out the event. Fellow fillies Villa Splendido and Agueda finished in second and third, respectively. Ichihara showed her class to win today’s 2012 Heritage Stakes by two and a half lengths in what was her second spring…

Heritage Thousand Guineas 2012 Stepping Stone for Villa Splendido

Heritage Thousand Guineas 2012 Stepping Stone for Villa Splendido

Gerald Ryan’s lightly raced young filly Villa Splendido makes her three-year-old debut in the Heritage Stakes at Royal Randwick this Saturday, the race an early season stepping stone towards her main spring target of the 2012 Thousand Guineas in Melbourne next month. The daughter of Holy Roman Emperor, purchased for $110,000 at the 2011 William…

2012 Heritage Stakes Field & Barriers Announced

2012 Heritage Stakes Field & Barriers Announced

The final field and barriers for the Heritage Stakes 2012, one of the seven stakes races running at Randwick for George Main Stakes Day this Saturday, have been released with eight promising three-year-olds engaged to face off. Due to jump as Royal Randwick Race 2 at 1:30pm the $100,000 Listed Schweppes Heritage Stakes (1100m) is…

Layt Eyes Back-To-Back Heritage Stakes 2012 Success

Layt Eyes Back-To-Back Heritage Stakes 2012 Success

Queanbeyan horseman Neville Layt is looking down the barrel of his second successive win in the 2012 Heritage Stakes at Royal Randwick this Saturday with his promising young three-year-old Red Excitement looking to follow in the footsteps of their famous stablemate Karuta Queen. Layt was thrown into the spotlight when his Not A Single Doubt…

Classy Heritage Stakes 2012 Nominations

Classy Heritage Stakes 2012 Nominations

The 2012 Heritage Stakes is set to run as part of the George Main Stakes Day action at Randwick Racecourse on Saturday and a number of promising three-year-olds have been nominated for this year’s race. Won 12 months ago by Neville Layt’s Canberra queen Karuta Queen, the $100,000 Listed Heritage Stakes (1100m) drew 10 early…

Pierro To Return in 2012 Heritage Stakes

Pierro To Return in 2012 Heritage Stakes

After an eye-catching exhibition gallop at Rosehill Gardens between races on Saturday Pierro is looking better than ever for their spring carnival return, the undefeated Golden Slipper champ to resume racing in the Heritage Stakes 2012 at the end of next month. While the exact spring preparation for the brilliant Lonhro colt is yet to…