News About 2013 VRC Crown Oaks

Quayside The Unknown In 2013 Crown Oaks Field

Quayside The Unknown In 2013 Crown Oaks Field

David Payne-trained Quayside is an unknown quantity heading into the 2013 Crown Oaks field and the veteran trainer admits that is looking forward to seeing just how good the filly is in the Group 1 event at Flemington this afternoon. Quayside has raced consistently in Sydney this campaign and was finally able to record the maiden…

2013 Crown Oaks Form: Walter Confident In Zanbagh

2013 Crown Oaks Form: Walter Confident In Zanbagh

Zanbagh is bringing a different 2013 Crown Oaks form line to the Group 1 event at Flemington this afternoon and trainer Guy Walter is confident that his decision not to run the filly in the Wakeful Stakes will pay dividends. Zanbagh and Quayside are the only runners in the 2013 Crown Oaks field that did not…

Crown Oaks Betting Support For Kirramosa

Crown Oaks Betting Support For Kirramosa

The 2013 Crown Oaks betting support for Kirramosa has continued to flow; with the Wakeful Stakes winner the clear market mover in betting markets for the $1 million Group 1 event at Flemington this afternoon. There has been a constant wave of support for Kirramosa since the Crown Oaks final field was released and she is…

2013 Crown Oaks Tips & Selections

2013 Crown Oaks Tips & Selections

This Thursday a classy field of three-year-old fillies will square off in the Crown Oaks 2013 for Ladies Day during the coveted Melbourne Cup Carnival, and to help you back the winning filly below are our insider tips on the classic. There are 10 fillies engaged in this year’s edition of the $1 million Group…

Crown Oaks 2013 Form & Betting Preview

Crown Oaks 2013 Form & Betting Preview

This Thursday, November 7, the third meeting of the four day Melbourne Cup Carnival brings Flemington Racecourse alive once more with the 2013 Crown Oaks to take centre stage. After the Gai Waterhouse-trained favourite Fiorente saluted for the punters in Tuesday’s Melbourne Cup, all eyes will be on the top elect in this year’s $1…

Crown Oaks 2013 Next for Wakeful Stakes Winner Kirramosa

Crown Oaks 2013 Next for Wakeful Stakes Winner Kirramosa

The last traditional Crown Oaks lead-up for three-year-old fillies ran on Victoria Derby Day today with the John Sargent-trained Kirramosa winning the 2013 Wakeful Stakes on way to the Group 1 next Thursday. The $300,000 Group 2 Wakeful Stakes (2000m) produced last year’s Crown Oaks winner Dear Demi (4th) and now New Zealand-bred Alamosa filly…

Crown Oaks Bound Entries for Wakeful Stakes 2013

Crown Oaks Bound Entries for Wakeful Stakes 2013

A collection of 2013 Crown Oaks hopes will first face off on Victoria Derby Day this weekend including futures favourite May’s Dream in the $300,000 Group 2 Wakeful Stakes (2000m). One of the bumper nine Group races running at Flemington on the opening day of the Melbourne Cup Carnival this Saturday, the 2013 Wakeful Stakes…

2013 Crown Oaks First Acceptances – Guelph & Gregers Out

2013 Crown Oaks First Acceptances – Guelph & Gregers Out

First acceptances for a number of the Melbourne Cup Carnival Group 1’s were taken by Racing Victoria today including those for the Crown Oaks 2013 where star fillies Guelph and Gregers were the most notable omissions. Running on Thursday November 7 on day three of the four-day Melbourne Cup Carnival, this year’s $1 million Group…

2013 Thousand Guineas Claims for Edward Manifold Winner Se Sauver

2013 Thousand Guineas Claims for Edward Manifold Winner Se Sauver

While Guleph cemented her position as the Thousand Guineas 2013 favourite with a commanding Fight Stakes success in Sydney today, another fillies’ race that could have an impact on the Group 1 in Melbourne ran at Flemington with Se Sauver winning the $220,000 Group 2 Edward Manifold Stakes (1610m). While the Edward Manifold Stakes winner…

May’s Dream Leads Futures Crown Oaks 2013 Odds

May’s Dream Leads Futures Crown Oaks 2013 Odds

A weekend win by the Darren Weir-trained May’s Dream, a top fancy for this month’s Thousand Guineas, has seen the untapped filly also open top of the 2013 Crown Oaks odds this spring. The daughter of New Approach stormed into contention for the $500,000 Group 1 Schweppes Thousand Guineas (1600m) at Caulfield on October 16…