News About 2014 Canonbury Stakes

Fighting Sun Out of 2014 Golden Slipper

Fighting Sun Out of 2014 Golden Slipper

After claiming a memorable victory in the 2014 Listed Canonbury Stakes at Rosehill Gardens last weekend, trainer Gai Waterhouse has revealed classy sprinter Fighting Sun will not contest the Group 1 Golden Slipper on April 5th after pulling up sore. Digging deep to overcome stablemate Mr Cha Cha in the final straight before comfortably strolling…

Fighting Sun claims honours in 2014 Canonbury Stakes

Fighting Sun claims honours in 2014 Canonbury Stakes

Gai Waterhouse has secured an impressive first and second in the 2014 Listed Canonbury Stakes (1100m) after classy colt Fighting Sun produced a strong sprint to beat stablemate Mr Cha Cha and a fast-finishing Ghibellines. Claiming two strong barrier trials and his maiden; the ATC Membership On Sale Plate (1100m) in January, Fighting Sun has more…

2014 Canonbury Stakes Betting Preview and Tips

2014 Canonbury Stakes Betting Preview and Tips

The 2014 Listed Canonbury Stakes (1100m) will jump race four on a strong card at Rosehill Gardens today and will feature just seven runners after Anthony Cummings-trained Mr Bogart was scratched from what would have been his debut event. Having opened as market favourite earlier this week, classy two-year-old Fighting Sun has been the undoubtable…

Ghibellines Headlines 2014 Canonbury Stakes Nominations

Ghibellines Headlines 2014 Canonbury Stakes Nominations

Exciting colt Ghibellines is set to return to the races in the Canonbury Stakes at Rosehill Gardens after being included in the nominations for the Listed event.  Ghibellines, the half-brother of champion filly Guelph, made his racing debut with a fourth place finish behind Law in the Listed New South Wales Thoroughbred Breeders’ Plate at…