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. After jumping particularly well, Shamus Award took up the pace from the get-go, holding strong position throughout and entering the final straight ahead of Eurozone. Having easily snuffed out that…

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. 2014 CS Hayes Stakes Champion Hucklebuck currently leads betting markets for the 2014 Australian Guineas at a quote of…

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….

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. Having returned to the track…

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. After only gaining his position in the Cox Plate final field when equine superstar Atlantic Jewel…

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. Having claimed two wins from as many starts this preparation, including the Group 3 CS Hayes Stakes (1400m) at Flemington last time out (February 15th), Stokes told…

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. Despite featuring as outright second-favourite in betting markets for the 2014 Australia Guineas behind 2014 CS Hayes…

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. Having only achieved undoubtedly his greatest career feat to date when equine superstar Atlantic Jewel…

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. Following a meteoric rise to success over his 2013 spring campaign, Bull Point is currently…

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. Widely expected to comfortably claim the Group 2 Australia Stakes (1200m) first-up on January 24th, Moment Of Change was upset when a fast finishing…