News About 2014 Frank Packer Plate

Arabian Gold Wins 2014 Frank Packer Plate

Arabian Gold Wins 2014 Frank Packer Plate

Talented three-year-old Arabian Gold has continued her strong run of form at Royal Randwick this afternoon, sprinting well to win the Group 3 Frank Packer Plate (2000m) comfortably by a length from Pheidon and Malice. Jumping well, the Dubawi filly settled in good position three lengths off the early pace of Equator, Malice and Hooked,…

Hooked Primed for 2014 Frank Packer Plate

Hooked Primed for 2014 Frank Packer Plate

Trainer John Thompson is confident talented three-year-old Hooked will line up for this weekend’s Group 3 Frank Packer Plate (2000m) at Royal Randwick in perfect condition after working well over the last fortnight. Producing a scintillating turn of foot to finish an impressive third in the major Group 1 Australian Derby (2400m) last time out…

Hooked Heads Frank Packer Plate Field 2014

Hooked Heads Frank Packer Plate Field 2014

Australian Derby third placegetter Hooked heads a quality field for the 2014 Frank Packer Plate at Royal Randwick in Sydney this Saturday. Running as Race 4 at 2:15pm (AEST) on the dual Group 1 program, this year’s $150,000 Group 3 Johnnie Walker Frank Packer Plate (2000m) field has attracted nine three-year-olds. Out in gate eight…

Arabian Gold fit for Frank Packer Plate

Arabian Gold fit for Frank Packer Plate

Despite keeping the talented three-year-old at home when the $4 million Group 1 Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2000m) was contested at Royal Randwick last weekend, trainer David Vandyke has revealed Arabian Gold will line up for this weekend’s Group 3 Frank Packer Plate (2000m) on excellent condition. Contesting and winning the Group 3 Adrian Knox Stakes…

Savvy Nature Leads 2014 Frank Packer Plate Nominations

Savvy Nature Leads 2014 Frank Packer Plate Nominations

Down in class this weekend if accepted, John O’Shea’s Group 1 performing gelding Savvy Nature is the top rated nominee for Saturday’s Frank Packer Plate 2014. A three-year-old set weights clash running at Royal Randwick on the weekend, this year’s $150,000 Group 3 Frank Packer Plate (2000m) drew 13 nominations. Heading those early entries is…