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. There were five individual Group 1 winners in this year’s $175,000 Group 2 McGrath Estate Agents Missile Stakes (1200m) with all nine horses…

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. One of 225 nominations taken by Racing Victoria for this year’s $3 million…

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. Nine excellent runners resume in this year’s $175,000 Group 2 McGrath Estate Agents Missile Stakes (1200m), scheduled as Randwick Race 6 at…

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. Prepared by Hall of Famer John Hawkes, who now trains in partnership with his two sons, Lonhro enjoyed a big four…

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. The Waller-trained trio is part of a nine horse field facing off in the $175,000 Group 2 McGrath Estate Agents Missile Stakes (1200m) on the weekend at Royal Randwick which kicks off Group racing…

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. A final field of nine resuming spring stars is up against each other first-up in the $175,000 Group 2 McGrath Estate Agents Missile…

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. Running as Royal Randwick Race 6 at 3:35pm, this year’s $175,000 Group 3 McGrath Estate Agents Missile Stakes (1200m) field features nine spring carnival bound gallopers. It’s a genuine battle for…

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. Dubawi gelding Tiger Tees was dually nominated across two states for the weekend’s racing with entries in both the $175,000 Group 2 Missile Stakes (1200m)…

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. Running as Royal Randwick Race 6 (3:35pm), this year’s $175,000 Group 2 McGrath Estate Agents Missile Stakes (1200m) has attracted a final field…

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. Transferring…