News About 2013 Spring Racing Carnival

2014 TJ Smith Stakes Results: Lankan Rupee Records Outstanding Victory

2014 TJ Smith Stakes Results: Lankan Rupee Records Outstanding Victory

Lankan Rupee stamped himself as the best sprinter in the world with a dominant victory in the 2014 TJ Smith Stakes at Royal Randwick this afternoon. Lankan Rupee was taking winning form into the 2014 T.J. Smith Stakes, after winning the Group 1 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) and Group 1 Newmarket Handicap (1200m) in impressive fashion,…

No Clear Favourite In 2014 Todman Stakes Betting

No Clear Favourite In 2014 Todman Stakes Betting

There is no clear favourite in 2014 Todman Stakes betting markets; with Unencumbered, Jabali and Risen From Doubt all well-backed to take winning form into the Group 1 Golden Slipper (1200m). Unencumbered is currently a narrow favourite at 2014 Todman Stakes odds of $3.70, but will be without regular jockey Nathan Berry who remains in a…

2014 Kewney Stakes Results – Solicit Makes It Two In A Row

2014 Kewney Stakes Results – Solicit Makes It Two In A Row

Classy filly Solicit recorded her second straight victory with a strong win in the Group 2 Kewney Stakes (1400m) at Flemington this afternoon. Solicit was well-backed after starting her autumn preparation with a dominant win in the Group 3 The Vanity (1400m) at Flemington on February 15 and produced another impressive effort to  score a…

Streama in Peak Form Ahead of Breeders’ Classic

Streama in Peak Form Ahead of Breeders’ Classic

Jockey Blake Shinn believes impressive five-year-old Streama is in even better condition than that which delivered two minors and a win in her 2013 Spring campaign ahead of this weekend’s Group 2 Breeders’ Cup Classic (1200m) at Rosehill. Following up a packed 2013 autumn and winter, Streama won the Group 1 George Main Stakes (1600m) in…

Polanski Included In 2014 CS Hayes Stakes Nominations

Polanski Included In 2014 CS Hayes Stakes Nominations

Polanski has been included in the 2014 CS Hayes Stakes nominations after missing the Group 2 Autumn Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday with a skin infection. Polanski was well-backed in the lead-up to the Autumn Stakes, but was found to be suffering from a nasty bout of hives on Saturday morning and was scratched from…

Appearance Upsets Boban In 2014 Expressway Stakes

Appearance Upsets Boban In 2014 Expressway Stakes

Classy mare Appearance has returned to her best form with an impressive victory in the 2014 Expressway Stakes (1200m) at Royal Randwick this afternoon. Appearance showed an exceptional turn-of-foot when asked for an extra effort by Blake Shinn and raced well clear from the rest of the field to record a strong victory from outsider River…

2014 Orr Stakes Results – Moment Of Change Scores Narrow Win

2014 Orr Stakes Results – Moment Of Change Scores Narrow Win

Moment Of Change held-off a fast finishing Eurozone to win the 2014 Orr Stakes at Caulfield this weekend and return to the winners stall for the first time in almost 18 months. Luke Nolen jumped straight to the lead with Moment Of Change and he set a solid tempo in the early stages of the race;…

2014 Expressway Stakes Betting Tips

2014 Expressway Stakes Betting Tips

The feature race at Royal Randwick this weekend is the Group 2 Expressway Stakes (1200m), set to be run at the day’s sixth event on the eight race card. While not drawing the strongest field possible, the 2014 Expressway Stakes will undoubtedly be a race to watch, with several impressive sprinters from the 2013 Spring…

2014 Bellmaine Stakes Final Field – Arinosa To Carry Top Weight

2014 Bellmaine Stakes Final Field – Arinosa To Carry Top Weight

Talented mare Arinosa will carry the top weight of 59kg when she returns to racing in the Group 3 Bellmaine Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on Saturday. Arinosa has been allocated 59kg under the set weights plus penalties conditions of the race and should receive a lovely run into the event from barrier four with rising jockey…

Australian Guineas The Autumn Aim For Hucklebuck

Australian Guineas The Autumn Aim For Hucklebuck

Trainer Phillip Stokes has confirmed that the Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington on March 1 is the major 2014 Melbourne Festival Of Racing goal for talented gelding Hucklebuck. Hucklebuck has had just five race starts since making his debut in August last year and showed plenty of talent during his 2013 Spring Racing…