News About 2012 Spring Stakes

Proisir Scores Easy 2012 Spring Stakes Win for Waterhouse

Proisir Scores Easy 2012 Spring Stakes Win for Waterhouse

Gai Waterhouse has kicked off her assault on the Newcastle Gold Cup Carnival on Wednesday taking out the two-day festival’s first black type with star-in-the-making Proisir easily accounting for their rivals in the Spring Stakes 2012. In an effort that would have made their sire Choisir, one of the Newcatle’s most famous horses, proud the…

Snowden Expecting an Improved Limes in 2012 Spring Stakes

Snowden Expecting an Improved Limes in 2012 Spring Stakes

Peter Snowden is expecting talented colt Limes to produce an improved showing in today’s 2012 Spring Stakes (1600m) after a disappointing effort in the Ming Dynasty. After winning first-up at Gosford, the son of Commands struggled in better company to finish eighth and four lengths off the pace in the Listed test at Warwick Farm….

Spring Stakes 2012 – Preview and Tips

Spring Stakes 2012 – Preview and Tips

The two-day 2012 Newcastle Cup carnival kicks off today and one of features on the opening day is the Group 3 2012 Spring Stakes (1600m). Restricted to three-year-olds, seven exciting youngsters will line up in the Spring Stakes with the field headed by the Gai Waterhouse-trained Proisir ($1.45). Only two other horses fall under double…

Proisir Hot Favourite in 2012 Spring Stakes Odds

Proisir Hot Favourite in 2012 Spring Stakes Odds

The racing action in Newcastle is top class this week with four black-type features to run over the next two days including the Spring Stakes 2012 on Wednesday where Spring Champion Stakes-bound Proisir has opened the odds-on favourite. Due to jump as Newcastle Race 6 at 4:05pm this year’s edition of the $175,000 Coca-Cola Spring…

Spring Stakes 2012 – Final Field & Barrier Draw

Spring Stakes 2012 – Final Field & Barrier Draw

The final field and barrier draw has been announced for the Group 3 Spring Stakes, which will take place at Newcastle Racecourse this Wednesday September 19, 2012. Eight horses will line up for the race, including Peter Snowden’s Limes. Limes has won one of his seven race starts and has earned close to $100,000 in…

Proisir Heads 2012 Spring Stakes Nominations

Proisir Heads 2012 Spring Stakes Nominations

The two-day 2012 Newcastle Cup carnival kicks off next Wednesday and one of the top races on the opening day is the Group 3 2012 Spring Stakes (1600m). Heading the impressive 12-horse nominations list is Gai Waterhouse-trained colt Proisir who has recorded two impressive wins since debuting in August. A two-length debut win at Hawkesbury…

Cox Plate Target for Happy Trails After 2012 Spring Stakes Win

Cox Plate Target for Happy Trails After 2012 Spring Stakes Win

Paul Beshara is setting the bar high with Happy Trails after the five-year-old scored the first stakes win of his career in Saturday’s Group 3 2012 Spring Stakes (1200m) at Morphetville. In a field that also included Caulfield Cup winner Southern Speed and 2009 Melbourne Cup entrant Alcopop, Happy Trails produced an impressive first-up performance…

2012 Spring Stakes Odds & Betting Tips

2012 Spring Stakes Odds & Betting Tips

A number of Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival aspirants will kick off their new season campaigns at Morphettville this weekend and below we take a look at the horses dominating the Spring Stakes 2012 odds as well as provide our exclusive betting tips on the early season feature. Running as Morphettville Race 7 at 3:55pm the…

Strong 2012 Spring Stakes Field

Strong 2012 Spring Stakes Field

In what is the first black-type race of the new season in Adelaide, a strong field will turn out for the Group 3 $115,000 2012 Spring Stakes (1200m) at Morphetville on Saturday. All eyes will be on 2011 Caulfield Cup winner Southern Speed who will use the race as the first stop on the road…

Alcopop to Return in 2012 Spring Stakes

Alcopop to Return in 2012 Spring Stakes

South Australian gelding Alcopop will make a return to racing this weekend at his home track in Morphetville in the Group 3 $115,000 2012 Spring Stakes (1200m). The Jake Stephens-trained gelding has not been seen since October last year when he laboured to finish ninth in the final hitout of his spring campaign in the…