News About 2014 Missile Stakes

Sweet Idea Beats Stars in Missile Stakes 2014 – Results

Sweet Idea Beats Stars in Missile Stakes 2014 – Results

Gai Waterhouse’s always honest mare Sweet Idea held off a host of Group 1 winners in a star-studded opening to weight-for-age racing this spring winning Saturday’s 2014 Missile Stakes at Royal Randwick.

Sweet Idea is on track for a big spring after a first-up win in the 2014 Missile Stakes. Photo: Steve Hart.

There were five individual Group ...

Boban Targets Group 2 Over 2014 Cox Plate

Boban Targets Group 2 Over 2014 Cox Plate

Sydney’s most successful winning trainer for the past four seasons, Chris Waller may have paid the nomination fee for a host of his stars in the spring majors this week but he’s not sold on a 2014 Cox Plate campaign for Boban.

Boban is unlikely to run in the 2014 Cox Plate instead staying at 1600m this spring. Photo: ...

2014 Missile Stakes Betting Tips

2014 Missile Stakes Betting Tips

This Saturday a host of topline carnival contenders will stake their early spring claims with a first-up run in Sydney’s Missile Stakes 2014– betting tips on the season’s opening weight-for-age feature found below.

Messene is the Races.com.au tip to win the 2014 Missile Stakes. Photo: Steve Hart.

Nine excellent runners resume in this year’s $175,000 Group 2 McGrath Estate ...

Messene Out to Emulate Missile Stakes Winning Sire

Messene Out to Emulate Missile Stakes Winning Sire

This Saturday in Sydney the Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes-trained Messene will kick off their season with a 2014 Missile Stakes run looking to repeat the win of his sire Lonhro 12 years earlier.

If successful on Saturday Messene will be the fifth Missile Stakes winner for John Hawkes. Photo: Steve Hart.

Prepared by Hall of Famer John Hawkes, ...

Weary Kicks Off 2014 Epsom Handicap Bid in Missile Stakes

Weary Kicks Off 2014 Epsom Handicap Bid in Missile Stakes

Chris Waller will saddle-up three chances in the Missile Stakes in Sydney on Saturday including his Epsom Handicap 2014 hope Weary.

2014 Epsom Handicap hope Weary could struggle first-up on the firm track in Sydney on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

The Waller-trained trio is part of a nine horse field facing off in the $175,000 Group 2 McGrath Estate ...

Perfect Missile Stakes Barrier Draw for Rebel

Perfect Missile Stakes Barrier Draw for Rebel

Jockey Blake Shinn has described the allocated barrier four draw for his mount in Saturday’s Missile Stakes 2014 at Royal Randwick as the ideal starting position for the returning Group 1 winner.

Rebel Dane is co-favourite for Saturday's 2014 Missile Stakes in Sydney. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

A final field of nine resuming spring stars is up against ...

Missile Stakes 2014 Betting – Battle For Top Spot

Missile Stakes 2014 Betting – Battle For Top Spot

Three horses sit under $4 to win Saturday’s opening Group race of the season in a tight 2014 Missile Stakes betting affair in Sydney.

Sweet Idea (outside) is narrow favourite for her first-up 2014 Missile Stakes run this Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Running as Royal Randwick Race 6 at 3:35pm, this year’s $175,000 Group 3 McGrath Estate Agents Missile Stakes...

Tiger Tees Off in Aurie’s Star Handicap 2014

Tiger Tees Off in Aurie’s Star Handicap 2014

Sydney’s Joe Pride has not accepted for Group 1 winning sprinter Tiger Tees in Saturday’s Missile Stakes instead running the seven-year-old first-up in the 2014 Aurie’s Star Handicap in Melbourne.

The Galaxy winner Tiger Tees (inside) resumes in Melbourne this weekend. Photo: Steve Hart.

Dubawi gelding Tiger Tees was dually nominated across two states for the weekend’s racing with entries ...

Waller Trio Top 2014 Missile Stakes Field

Waller Trio Top 2014 Missile Stakes Field

The spring has well and truly sprung in the world of racing as reflected in the quality of Saturday’s Missile Stakes 2014 field where Chris Waller will saddle-up a trio of runners.

Boban resumes for Chris Waller in the 2014 Missile Stakes after a bleeding attack back in April. Photo: Steve Hart.

Running as Royal Randwick Race 6 (3:35pm), this ...

Kencella to Bypass Missile Stakes for Melbourne

Kencella to Bypass Missile Stakes for Melbourne

Nominating a total of five classy runners for first-up appearances in this weekend’s featured Group 2 Missile Stakes (1200m) at Royal Randwick, trainer Chris Waller has revealed he will not accept a position in the final field for talented sprinter Kencella, instead outlining plans for a trip south of the border for the five-year-old.

Trainer Chris Waller has ...