News About 2012 Thousand Guineas

Commanding Jewel Wins 2012 Thousand Guineas

Commanding Jewel Wins 2012 Thousand Guineas

The decision by Leon Corstens to stick by jockey Damien Oliver paid dividends at Caulfield today as the star hoop guided Commanding Jewel to a convincing win in the Group 1 2012 Thousand Guineas (1600m). Ridden quietly for the first time in her career, Oliver peeled Commanding Jewel out at the perfect time and she…

Thousand Guineas 2012 – Betting Tips

Thousand Guineas 2012 – Betting Tips

It’s spring, which means Group 1 racing midweek and today all eyes are on Caulfield for the 2012 Thousand Guineas (1600m) which will test some of the best three-year-old fillies in the country. In previous years there have been standout fillies, such as last year when Atlantic Jewel was dominant, but this year sees a…

Will Maybe Discreet Win Edward Manifold – Thousand Guineas 2012 Double?

Will Maybe Discreet Win Edward Manifold – Thousand Guineas 2012 Double?

Tomorrow Phillip Stokes’ smart Adelaide filly Maybe Discreet will be out to become the 15th filly to complete the Edward Manifold Stakes – Thousand Guineas double when she steps out at Caulfield, but can she get the better of the favourite? Fellow Morphettville-based filly Molto Bene is the $4.40 top elect at to take out…

Can Molto Bene Salute for Thousand Guineas 2012 Punters?

Can Molto Bene Salute for Thousand Guineas 2012 Punters?

This Wednesday a bumper field of smart three-year-old fillies will face off in the 2012 Thousand Guineas but can the firming favourite and market mover Molto Bene get the job done for the punters? Due to jump at 3:40pm (AEST) the $500,000 Group 1 Schweppes Thousand Guineas (1600m) takes centre stage at Caulfield Racecourse tomorrow…

Fire Thunderbolt 2012 Coolmore Stud Stakes Bound

Fire Thunderbolt 2012 Coolmore Stud Stakes Bound

In-form Morphettville trainer Phillip Stokes has no fears about a likely rematch between ace filly Snitzerland and his improving gelding Fire Thunderbolt in the Coolmore Stud Stakes 2012 at Flemington Racecourse on Victoria Derby Day, Saturday November 3. The previously undefeated California Dane three-year-old Fire Thunderbolt, winner of the Listed Ice Cream Stakes (1000m) at…

Thousand Guineas Form Guide 2012 & Betting Preview

Thousand Guineas Form Guide 2012 & Betting Preview

This Wednesday Caulfield Racecourse will come to life ahead of Saturday’s Caulfield Cup Day with the three-year-old fillies taking centre stage in the 2012 Thousand Guineas, the Races.com.au team’s exclusive form guide and betting analysis for which can be found below. The $500,000 Group 1 Schweppes Thousand Guineas (1600m) is due to run as Caulfield…

Dear Demi Needs Luck From Horror 2012 Thousand Guineas Barrier Draw

Dear Demi Needs Luck From Horror 2012 Thousand Guineas Barrier Draw

Clarry Conners’ in-form Dehere filly Dear Demi will need plenty of luck on Wednesday to win her maiden Group 1 title after she drew the extreme outside gate in Monday’s Thousand Guineas 2012 barrier draw. Set to run as Caulfield Race 6 at 3:40pm (AEST) the $500,000 Group 1 Schweppes Thousand Guineas (1600m) drew a…

Molto Bene Tops 2012 Thousand Guineas Final Field Odds

Molto Bene Tops 2012 Thousand Guineas Final Field Odds

After the release of the Thousand Guineas 2012 final field on Monday morning bookmakers around the country have updated their odds on the three-year-old fillies’ feature running at Caulfield Racecourse this Wednesday, October 17, with the Will Clarken-trained Molto Bene installed at the top of the markets. Due to jump at 3:40pm (AEST) as Caulfield…

Thousand Guineas 2012 – Final Field and Barriers Released

Thousand Guineas 2012 – Final Field and Barriers Released

A classy field has been announced to contest the Group 1 2012 Thousand Guineas (1600m) which will take place at Caulfield on Wednesday. A full allotment of 16 horses plus two emergencies have accepted for the $500,000 three-year-old fillies’ feature, a race that has previously won by star horses such as Atlantic Jewel and Miss…

Norzita Out of 2012 Thousand Guineas

Norzita Out of 2012 Thousand Guineas

Clear favourite for Wednesday’s Thousand Guineas 2012 at Caulfield, Bart Cummings’ Flight Stakes winning filly Norzita has been withdrawn from the race and ruled out of the remainder of the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival. The Thorn Park three-year-old pulled up lackluster have a track gallop this morning, maestro trainer Cummings making the decision then and…