News About 2014 Crown Oaks

2014 Crown Oaks Winner is Set Square – Full Results

2014 Crown Oaks Winner is Set Square – Full Results

Talented three-year-old Set Square has stamped her claims as a serious staying contender leading into 2015 at Flemington this afternoon; displaying an exceptional turn of foot in the final straight to win the featured Group 1 Crown Oaks (2500m) comfortably. Jumping from the gates well, leading jockey Hugh Bowman settled the Reset mare in prime…

Macdonald Bullish of Go Indy Go’s Crown Oaks Chances

Macdonald Bullish of Go Indy Go’s Crown Oaks Chances

The only Group 1 winner confirmed in the final field for this afternoon’s feature race at Flemington, trainer Leon Macdonald is confident the recent form and class displayed by Go Indy Go highlights her chances for success in the Group 1 Crown Oaks (2500m), despite having never been trialled at the distance. Securing a commendable race…

Set Square Ready for Crown Oaks Test

Set Square Ready for Crown Oaks Test

Yet to finish outside the places in her short racing career so far, leading jockey Hugh Bowman is confident in a successful performance from classy three-year-old Set Square in this afternoon’s featured Group 1 Crown Oaks (2500m) at Flemington. Running a credible third in the Buloke Times Plate (1354m) on debut on September 15th, Set…

Conners Confident in Crown Oaks Outsider Yesterjoy

Conners Confident in Crown Oaks Outsider Yesterjoy

While undoubtedly facing her biggest racing test to date this afternoon, trainer Clarry Conners is confident outside hopeful Yesterjoy is displaying the form and class necessary of a Group 1 Crown Oaks (2500m) winner. Claiming just one race win from her five competitive appearances on course so far, Yesterjoy was unlucky to be blocked for…

2014 Crown Oaks Betting Tips

2014 Crown Oaks Betting Tips

The 2014 Melbourne Cup Carnival rages on with its second instalment of race days – today it is Crown Oaks Day, or Ladies Day as it’s commonly called. A classy field of 12 three-year-old fillies is set to contest today’s feature race, the Group 1 Crown Oaks (2500m), with betting tips set out below. Half…

2014 Crown Oaks Form Guide & Preview

2014 Crown Oaks Form Guide & Preview

The Group 1 Crown Oaks (2500m) is the feature race of Ladies Day in the Melbourne Cup Carnival at Flemington on Thursday, with 12 classy fillies contesting the race. There are six single figure hopefuls in the betting market at , led by Lumosty at $4.80. She is one of three Robert Smerdon-trained fillies in…

Lumosty Favourite in the 2014 Crown Oaks Odds

Lumosty Favourite in the 2014 Crown Oaks Odds

A field of classy three-year-old fillies will run the Group 1 Crown Oaks (2500m) at Flemington on Thursday. The second meet of the 2014 Melbourne Cup Carnival, Crown Oaks Day is commonly called Ladies Day due to the fillies and mares racing on the day. 12 fillies will run the 2014 Crown Oaks, with half…

2014 Crown Oaks – the Melbourne Cup Carnival Isn’t Over Yet

2014 Crown Oaks – the Melbourne Cup Carnival Isn’t Over Yet

The 2014 Melbourne Cup, or the ‘race that stops the nation’ as it is affectionately named, may be over but the 2014 Melbourne Cup Carnival is still in full swing. Next up is the Group 1 Crown Oaks (2500m) on Thursday. The Crown Oaks is the feature event of Crown Oaks Day, also known as…

2014 Crown Oaks Final Field & Barrier Draw

2014 Crown Oaks Final Field & Barrier Draw

After the dust settles from the 2014 Melbourne Cup on Tuesday, punters and racing enthusiasts don’t have long to wait for another exciting Flemington Group One race. The Group 1 Crown Oaks (2500m) is the feature race on Thursday, offering some mid-week action during Melbourne Cup week. A field of 12 classy three-year-old fillies are…

Thunder Lady Storms into Crown Oaks with Wakeful Stakes Win

Thunder Lady Storms into Crown Oaks with Wakeful Stakes Win

Sydney-based trainer Robert Smerdon travelled to Flemington for the Melbourne Cup Carnival last year with the lightly raced Kirramosa winning the Wakeful Stakes – Crown Oaks double and is now in with a shot at the same feat this year with Thunder Lady. Former New Zealand-trained Mastercraftsman filly Thunder Lady was a maiden untested in…