News About 2012 Queen Elizabeth Stakes

Puissance De Lune Is 2012 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Winner – Flemington Results

Puissance De Lune Is 2012 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Winner – Flemington Results

Puissance De Lune has won the final Group race of the Melbourne Cup Carnival, taking out the 2012 Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Flemington Racecourse today. Today’s Queen Elizabeth Stakes win was claimed in dominant fashion ahead of Ironstein, who finished second, and Tanby, who passed the post in third. Puissance De Lune hasnow cemented himself…

2012 Emirates Stakes Day Tips

2012 Emirates Stakes Day Tips

Emirates Stakes Day 2012 will bring the Melbourne Cup Carnival to a close this Saturday, November 10, and with two Group 1 features, a race full of Melbourne Cup hard luck stories and plenty of other exciting events on the card so there is something for everyone at the Flemington meeting. Flemington racing is due…

2012 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Betting Tips

2012 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Betting Tips

One of the key support races on the Emirates Stakes Day program at Melbourne’s Flemington Racecourse this Saturday will be the Queen Elizabeth Stakes 2012 – betting tips and preview for which are detailed below. After Melbourne Cup Carnival’s final two Group 1 races have been run and won there is still reason for the…

French Star Brigantin to Stay in Australia with Pat Carey

French Star Brigantin to Stay in Australia with Pat Carey

French stayer Brigantin will remain in Australia despite a failed spring campaign and will be trained by Pat Carey. The six-year-old, who is owned by Team Valor, was considered a strong chance in the Melbourne Cup but failed to make the final field. His only start this spring resulted in a third-place finish in the…

Ironstein Set for Queen Elizabeth Stakes 2012 Title Defense

Ironstein Set for Queen Elizabeth Stakes 2012 Title Defense

This Emirates Stakes Day Gerald Ryan’s veteran Zabeel gelding Ironstein will look to score their second successive Queen Elizabeth Stakestitle as they also vie for a juicy $100,000 bonus. The $100,000 is on offer to any horse that was balloted out of this year’s Melbourne Cup and that subsequently wins the $250,000 Group 3 Queen…

2012 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Odds Led by Puissance De Lune

2012 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Odds Led by Puissance De Lune

Emphatic Bendigo Cup winner Puissance De Lune has opened top of the odds for the Queen Elizabeth Stakes 2012 at Flemington Racecourse this Saturday. One of the key support races on the Emirates Stakes Day program, the $250,000 Group 3 Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2600m) looks a class race that has drawn a quality 14-horse field…

Queen Elizabeth Stakes 2012 – Final Field and Barriers Released

Queen Elizabeth Stakes 2012 – Final Field and Barriers Released

The major staying race of the year may be over but there are still some quality horses lining up on Saturday in the Group 3 2012 Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2600m). The 14-horse field features a mixture of experienced horses who just missed out on making the Melbourne Cup field as well as a number of…

Brigantin Out of Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival 2012

Brigantin Out of Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival 2012

One-time Melbourne Cup 2012 fancy Brigantin has been ruled out of the remainder of the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival due to injury. The French-trained Cozzene stallion was bought down under for a shot at the world’s richest handicap, the $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) set to run as Flemington Race 7 at…

Queen Elizabeth Consolation for Non-Melbourne Cup 2012 Starters

Queen Elizabeth Consolation for Non-Melbourne Cup 2012 Starters

While the race is on for horses to secure their spot in the 24-horse 2012 Melbourne Cup field, final acceptances closing at 4:30pm (AEST) today, there will be a consolation bonus prize on offer in next Saturday’s Queen Elizabeth Stakes for those stayers that fail to make the cut. In what is shaping up to…

2012 Sydney Cup Day Best Bets – Randwick 28/04/2012

2012 Sydney Cup Day Best Bets – Randwick 28/04/2012

Earlier today the crew at Races.com.au published our insider 2012 Sydney Cup Day Tips for all eight races on the Royal Randwick card, and below we take a closer look at some of our favourite selections with our best bets of the day. Want to know the horses to back and those to sack today?…