News About 2013 Starlight Stakes

Zaratone Brings it Home with Starlight Stakes 2013 Win

Zaratone Brings it Home with Starlight Stakes 2013 Win

Bjorn Baker’s veteran sprinter Zaratone continued their nice recent form over the weekend winning their 54th career start in the 2013 Starlight Stakes at Rosehill Racecourse. The Zariz eight-year-old posted their 17th turf triumph with a $100,000 Listed Starlight Stakes (1100m) success over a top field of summer sprint types. It was their first black…

Zaratone Well Weighted for 2013 Starlight Stakes Upset

Zaratone Well Weighted for 2013 Starlight Stakes Upset

Trainer Bjorn Baker is confident his veteran sprinter Zaratone is well weighted for a shot at their better fancied rivals in Saturday’s Starlight Stakes 2013 in Sydney. The Zariz eight-year-old was last seen running a second-up third, beaten a length, by Heart Testa in a benchmark 95 over the same track (Rosehill) and distance (1100m)…

Heart Testa Tops Starlight Stakes Odds 2013

Heart Testa Tops Starlight Stakes Odds 2013

Chris Waller’s in-form four-year-old Heart Testa has opened top of the markets to break their black type maiden in Saturday’s 2013 Starlight Stakes at Rosehill Racecourse. The gelding has won two of their four runs this time in, finishing in the money in all but two of their 12 career starts to date. It’s a…

Hidden Warrior Heads 2013 Starlight Stakes Field

Hidden Warrior Heads 2013 Starlight Stakes Field

After a last start win at the track at the start of the month, the Paul Perry-trained Hidden Warrior will shoot for successive Rosehill victories in the 2013 Starlight Stakes this weekend. The Hidden Dragon four-year-old, a Group 3 Moonee Valley winner last spring, held on in a narrow finish over 1100m on November 2…

Razor Sharp Test for Safeguard in Starlight Stakes 2013

Razor Sharp Test for Safeguard in Starlight Stakes 2013

While admitting the paddock is where Safeguard should currently be, trainer Peter Snowden instead has them in the mix for Saturday’s 2013 Starlight Stakes in Sydney as a test for the Razor Sharp Handicap next month. The Exceed And Excel colt is one of 13 gallopers nominated for the $100,000 Listed Starlight Stakes (1100m) at…

Aeronautical to Contest Starlight Stakes 2013

Aeronautical to Contest Starlight Stakes 2013

After being overlooked for an invite to Hong Kong’s International Race Day next month the Lionel Cohen-trained Aeronautical will instead race in the Listed 2013 Starlight Stakes in Sydney this Saturday. Earlier this season Cohen was hoping his Encosta De Lago five-year-old Aeronautical could be Hong Kong-bound in December for a shot at the esteemed…