News About 2014 Doveton Stakes

Lord Of The Sky Will Tackle 2015 Standish Handicap

Lord Of The Sky Will Tackle 2015 Standish Handicap

Four-year-old Lord Of The Sky is set to get the new year off to a winning start as trainer Robbie Laing confirmed the entire will run the Group 3 Standish Handicap (1200m) at Flemington Racecourse on January 1. Laing confirmed plans to run the sprinter down the famous Flemington straight to Racing Network on Friday…

Doveton Stakes 2014 Tips & Selections

Doveton Stakes 2014 Tips & Selections

This Saturday in Melbourne the headline race at Sandown Racecourse is the 2014 Doveton Stakes, betting tips for the race known as the Christmas Cup found below. Due to jump at 3:55pm as Sandown Race 6, this year’s $120,000 Listed Emma Booth Christmas Cup (1000m) attracted nine hopefuls with the markets at firmly led by…

Weights Could Help Danger Close Win 2014 Doveton Stakes

Weights Could Help Danger Close Win 2014 Doveton Stakes

Lord Of The Sky may be the firm favourite to win the Listed Doveton Stakes (1000m), otherwise known as the Emma Both Christmas Cup, this Saturday at Sandown but Jason Warren’s Danger Close has one big advantage – the weights. Lord Of The Sky will carry the top weight of 60kg in the 2014 Doveton…

2014 Doveton Stakes Betting Update

2014 Doveton Stakes Betting Update

Nine sprinters will tackle the straight at Sandown on Saturday in the Listed Doveton Stakes (1000) otherwise known as the Emma Booth Christmas Cup. Four of the horses are offering single figure odds in the betting market, which means punters have a variety of opportunities to back a winner. The Robbie Laing-trained Lord Of The…

Lord Of The Sky Leads Doveton Stakes 2014 Field

Lord Of The Sky Leads Doveton Stakes 2014 Field

Robbie Laing’s smart sprinter Lord Of The Sky returns to racing in the 2014 Doveton Stakes in Melbourne this weekend shooting for his first win since the winter. A diminutive field of only nine runners is accepted for this Saturday’s $120,000 Listed Doveton Stakes (1000m), the sprint showdown running as the Emma Booth Christmas Cup….

The Monstar Ready for 2014 Doveton Stakes Test

The Monstar Ready for 2014 Doveton Stakes Test

Brett Cavanough’s The Monstar will get his first run this campaign in the Listed Doveton Stakes (1000m) at Sandown on Saturday, a race the trainer admits will be a test for the four-year-old gelding. The Monstar has won half of his 12 career starts but after finishing seven and a half lengths behind Pyrrolic in…

2014 Doveton Stakes Favourite Flies in Sandown Gallop

2014 Doveton Stakes Favourite Flies in Sandown Gallop

A sizzling piece of work at Sportingbet Park at Sandown Hillside on Tuesday morning has trainer Robbie Laing confident Lord Of The Sky is the one to beat back at the track in the Doveton Stakes 2014 on the weekend. Heading towards a possible run in the $400,000 Group 1 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) at Caulfield…

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…

Lord Of The Sky Leads 2014 Doveton Stakes Nominations

Lord Of The Sky Leads 2014 Doveton Stakes Nominations

Robbie Laing’s smart stallion Lord Of The Sky returns to racing at Sandown this weekend as the headline nomination for the Doveton Stakes 2014 in Melbourne. Entries for this year’s $120,000 Listed Doveton Stakes (1000m) have been extended until 10am (AEDT) on Tuesday morning after 13 sprinters were nominated for on Monday. The highest-rated of…