News About 2013 Sapphire Stakes

2013 Sapphire Stakes Won by Arinosa

2013 Sapphire Stakes Won by Arinosa

Chris Waller’s consistent mare Arinosa  has continued her impressive rise through the grades to win the Group 2 2013 Sapphire Stakes (1200m) at Randwick today. It was the fourth consecutive win for the Chris Waller-trained grey and by far the biggest of her career. The five-year-old emerged in the straight from a tightly-bunched field to…

2013 Australian Derby Day – Randwick Scratchings

2013 Australian Derby Day – Randwick Scratchings

The sun is shining, the punters will soon be flocking into Randwick and racing fans across the country are gearing up for a bumper 2013 Australian Derby Day program today. While traditionally the $1.5 million Derby is the main event, the track has sold out today for one reason. Mighty mare Black Caviar is running…

Arinosa Heads Sapphire Stakes 2013 Odds

Arinosa Heads Sapphire Stakes 2013 Odds

Chris Waller’s in-form grey mare Arinosa has opened top of the 2013 Sapphire Stakes odds for the females-only Australian Derby Day feature at Randwick Racecourse this Saturday. Due to jump at 4:30pm (AEST) one run before Black Caviar brings the show to a close in the TJ Smith Stakes, this year’s $175,000 Group 2 Belvedere…

Bumper 2013 Sapphire Stakes Field Released

Bumper 2013 Sapphire Stakes Field Released

A full field of 18 fillies and mares has been accepted for the Sapphire Stakes 2013 on Australian Derby Day at Randwick Racecourse this Saturday which was won 12 months ago by the ace Atlantic Jewel ahead of her Group 1 All Aged Stakes (1400m) victory at Royal Randwick on Sydney Cup Day. Set to…

Sapphire Stakes 2013 – Nominations Released

Sapphire Stakes 2013 – Nominations Released

Nominations have been announced for the Group 2 Sapphire Stakes, which is scheduled to take place at Royal Randwick Racecourse this Saturday April 13, 2013. 24 fillies and mares are nominated for a run in the 2013 Sapphire Stakes, including Mrs Onassis. Mrs Onassis has won eight of her 19 career starts and has earned…