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.

Set Square has won the 2014 Group 1 Crown Oaks in just her fourth competitive appearance at the race. Photo: ...

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.

Go Indy Go appears set to jump ...

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.

Set Square is reportedly in peak condition leading into the 2014 Crown Oaks this afternoon. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia...

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.

Trainer Clarry Conners is confident in a competitive performance from Yesterjoy in this afternoon’s Crown Oaks. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

Claiming just one race win ...

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.

Go Indy Go is favourite to win the 2014 Crown Oaks, despite not winning a race since April. Photo by Steve Hart.

A classy field of 12 three-year-old fillies is set ...

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.

Does the Crown Oaks form guide predict favourite Lumosty will win the race? Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

There are six single figure hopefuls in the betting market at Ladbrokes.com.au, led by ...

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.

Market mover Lumosty is the current favourite to win the Group 1 Crown Oaks on Thursday. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

The second meet of the 2014 Melbourne Cup Carnival, Crown Oaks Day is commonly called Ladies Day due to the fillies ...

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.

Fontein Ruby (in front) and Crafty (outside) are set to contest the Crown Oaks on Thursday. Photo by ...

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.

Thunder Lady will aim to complete the Wakeful Stakes/Crown Oaks double on Thursday from barrier eight. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

The Group 1 Crown Oaks (2500m) is the feature race on Thursday, offering ...

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 StakesCrown Oaks double and is now in with a shot at the same feat this year with Thunder Lady.

Wakeful Stakes winner Thunder Lady is on track to hand trainer Robert Smerdon with back-to-back Crown ...