News About 2014 Australian Guineas

Shamus Award Completes Cox Plate/Australian Guineas Double

Shamus Award Completes Cox Plate/Australian Guineas Double

2013 Cox Plate Champion Shamus Award has led from start to finish to claim the Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington Racecourse this afternoon.

Shamus Award has won the 2014 Group 1 Australian Guineas. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

After jumping particularly well, Shamus Award took up the pace from the get-go, holding strong position throughout and entering the ...

2014 Australian Guineas Betting Preview and Tips

2014 Australian Guineas Betting Preview and Tips

A total of 14 talented runners have been confirmed for the 2014 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington on Saturday; all hopeful of laying their claims on one of the Autumn calendar’s most sought-after Group 1 prizes.

Thunder Fantasy will jump from the ideal barrier 6 in the 2014 Australian Guineas on Saturday. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

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O’Brien Expecting Improved Shamus Award in Guineas

O’Brien Expecting Improved Shamus Award in Guineas

2013 Cox Plate Champion Shamus Award was unable to justify his favouritism in the Group 1 CF Orr Stakes (1400m) first-up on February 8th, however trainer Danny O’Brien is confident the three-year-old will be hard to beat in this weekend’s Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) after completing a strong hit-out at Moonee Valley last week.

Shamus Award is ...

Thunder Fantasy Flying Ahead of Australian Guineas

Thunder Fantasy Flying Ahead of Australian Guineas

Talented three-year old Thunder Fantasy has experienced something of a meteoric rise to prominence since debuting on course in 2013, following up two strong victories at the beginning of his spring preparation with a memorable third behind Polanski and Complacent in the Group 1 Victoria Derby (2500m) on November 2nd.

Thunder Fantasy has drawn the ideal barrier 6 ...

Talented Field Confirmed for 2014 Australian Guineas

Talented Field Confirmed for 2014 Australian Guineas

A less-than capacity field has been confirmed for the 2014 Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington on Saturday, which will include several previous winners at the highest level of Australian Racing including 2013 Cox Plate Champion Shamus Award.

Shamus Award has been confirmed to line up in the 2014 Australian Guineas. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

After only ...

Hucklebuck in Peak Condition Ahead of Guineas

Hucklebuck in Peak Condition Ahead of Guineas

Leading trainer Philip Stokes is happy with the condition of talented three-year-old Hucklebuck ahead of this weekend’s Australian Guineas (1600m) following a final hit-out at Morphettville this morning.

Hucklebuck is in scintillating form ahead of the Group 1 Australian Guineas on Saturday. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

Having claimed two wins from as many starts this preparation, including the Group ...

Solicit Removed From 2014 Australian Guineas List

Solicit Removed From 2014 Australian Guineas List

Having appeared in early nominations for this Saturday’s major Group 1 feature at Flemington, owner David Moodie has elected to remove Solicit from an appearance in the Australian Guineas (1600m) with a view to a lengthy autumn preparation.

Solicit will not contest the 2014 Australia Guineas, despite featuring as outright second-favourite in betting markets. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia...

Group 1 Champions Highlight 2014 Australian Guineas Nominations

Group 1 Champions Highlight 2014 Australian Guineas Nominations

Nominations for the 2014 Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington Racecourse have been released, with a current list of 19 hopeful of a position in the 16 horse final field to be confirmed on Wednesday morning, including Shamus Award.

Shamus Award headlines nominations for the 2014 Australian Guineas. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

Having only achieved undoubtedly his ...

Bull Point Favourite for 2014 Futurity Stakes – Tips and Betting

Bull Point Favourite for 2014 Futurity Stakes – Tips and Betting

The 2014 Group 1 Futurity Stakes (1400m) will jump as one of three major Group 1 events at Caulfield Racecourse this Saturday, and will feature a particularly exciting list of nine runners including several previous winners at Group 1 level.

Bull Point is aiming for two wins from as many starts in 2014 in the Group 1 Futurity Stakes. Photo: ...

Talented Field Outlined in 2014 Futurity Stakes Nominations

Talented Field Outlined in 2014 Futurity Stakes Nominations

Nominations for the 2014 Group 1 Futurity Stakes have been released, with a currently field of 11 set to storm around 1400m track at Caulfield on Saturday, including Moment Of Change.

Moment Of Change will be aiming for back-to-back Group 1 victories in the 2014 Futurity Stakes. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

Widely expected to comfortably claim the Group ...