News About 2014 Christmas Stakes

Anlon Primed for Fresh Run in 2014 Christmas Stakes

Anlon Primed for Fresh Run in 2014 Christmas Stakes

Sandown Racecourse will play host to two black-type races this afternoon as part of its Boxing Day race meeting, one of which is the Listed Christmas Stakes (1200m). 10 sprinters are set to tackle the $120,000 feature race after Robbie Laing’s Boomwaa was scratched on Wednesday. The Darren Weir-trained Anlon is one of six single…

2014 Christmas Stakes Betting Update

2014 Christmas Stakes Betting Update

Sandown Racecourse will play host to eight exciting races this Friday as part of its Boxing Day meeting. The Listed Christmas Stakes (1200m) will be targeted by 11 classy sprinters, including three of which will be saddled by Robbie Laing. His top hopeful is the four-year-old entire Lord Of The Sky, who is $3.80 firm…

Ready To Rip Leads 2014 Christmas Stakes Field

Ready To Rip Leads 2014 Christmas Stakes Field

11 sprinters are set to run in the aptly festive Listed Christmas Stakes (1200m) at Sandown Racecourse this Friday. The $120,000 black-type race is one of eight events that make up the Boxing Day meeting on Friday, headlined by the Peter Moody-trained Ready To Rip. While the seven-year-old gelding will carry the hefty top weight…

2014 Christmas Stakes Nominations Released

2014 Christmas Stakes Nominations Released

The Listed Christmas Stakes (1200m) is one of eight Boxing Day races running at Sandown Racecourse this Friday with prize money totaling $120,000. Nominations for the race were extended on Monday morning with a total of 14 sprinters declaring for the race by the afternoon. The Chris Waller-trained Heart Testa and Peter Moody’s Ready To…

Lord Of The Sky Targets 2015 Oakleigh Plate

Lord Of The Sky Targets 2015 Oakleigh Plate

Lord Of The Sky is set to get his first start this campaign in the Listed Doveton Stakes (1000m) at Sandown on Saturday and it could just as easily be the horse’s final start. The four-year-old entire hasn’t been seen since August and while Robbie Laing would love to run him in the Listed Christmas…

Thermal Current Will Likely Progress to 2015 Standish Handicap

Thermal Current Will Likely Progress to 2015 Standish Handicap

Thermal Current won the Group 3 Telstra Phonewords Stakes (1200m) this time last year as well as running at the highest level of racing in both the Group 1 Golden Rose Stakes (1400m) and Group 1 Coolmore Stud Stakes (1200m), in which he finished just outside the placings. The gelding’s campaign this season looks a…