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Diamond Drille Wins Queen Of The Turf Stakes 2014 – Full Results

Diamond Drille Wins Queen Of The Turf Stakes 2014 – Full Results

Rank outsider Diamond Drille has caused the biggest upset of day 2 of The Championships; producing an incredible final straight sprint to win the Group 1 Queen Of The Turf Stakes (1600m) at Royal Randwick this afternoon. Jumping only fairly, Diamond Drille settled within the pack on the rails, allowing Solicit and pre-post favourite Catkins…

Queen Of The Turf Stakes 2014 Form & Betting Guide

Queen Of The Turf Stakes 2014 Form & Betting Guide

The first of four Group 1 races on the Sydney Cup Day program at Randwick this Saturday, the 2014 Queen Of The Turf Stakes is shaping up as a top showdown by some of the season’s best female gallopers. Kicking off the elite level racing action, this year’s $1 million Group 1 Cellarbrations Queen Of…

Waller Duo Dominates 2014 Queen Of The Turf Stakes Field

Waller Duo Dominates 2014 Queen Of The Turf Stakes Field

Sydney’s top trainer Chris Waller, fresh off a Doncaster Mile First Four from last weekend, is back for more Group 1 glory this Saturday at Randwick including saddling up the top two fancies in the Queen Of The Turf Stakes 2014 field. One of four elite levels on the Sydney Cup Day program this weekend,…

Solicit Likely Queen Of The Turf Starter

Solicit Likely Queen Of The Turf Starter

Having included her name in nominations for three of this weekend’s four major Group 1 races on day 2 of The Championships at Royal Randwick, owner David Moodie has hinted at an appearance in the 2014 Queen Of The Turf Stakes (1600m) for talented filly Solicit on Saturday. Initially confirmed for a tilt at the…

Gypsy Diamond Leads Carbine Club Stakes 2014 Field & Odds

Gypsy Diamond Leads Carbine Club Stakes 2014 Field & Odds

Queen Of The Turf Stakes hope Gypsy Diamond will have her final lead-up before the Group 1 this weekend heading a smart field of fellow three-year-olds out in the 2014 Carbine Club Stakes at Royal Randwick. Running as Doncaster Mile Day Race 2 at 12:50pm (AEST), this year’s $200,000 Group 3 The Daily Telegraph Carbine…

Catkins To Queen Of The Turf Following 2014 Emancipation Stakes

Catkins To Queen Of The Turf Following 2014 Emancipation Stakes

Confirmed for an appearance in this weekend’s Group 2 Emancipation Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill Gardens, trainer Chris Waller has revealed Catkins in unlikely to line up for a tilt at the Group 1 Doncaster Mile (1600m) on April 12th, even if successful this weekend. Clear favourite for success amongst a classy field in the Emancipation…

Appearance Retired After Injuring Fetlock Ligament

Appearance Retired After Injuring Fetlock Ligament

Winner of four Group 1 titles in an impressive career, talented mare Appearance has been retired from racing after suffering a ligament injury at Warwick Farm yesterday while preparing for a tilt at this weekend’s Group 1 George Ryder Stakes (1100m). Having returned to the track in scintillating form this preparation, Appearance claimed the Group…

Steps In Time Claims Maiden Group 1 in 2014 Coolmore Classic

Steps In Time Claims Maiden Group 1 in 2014 Coolmore Classic

Classy six-year-old Steps In Time has led from start to finish to claim a maiden Group 1 title in the featured Coolmore Classic at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon, beating a fast-finishing Sweet Idea on the line, pre-post favourite Catkins rounding out the places. Jumping particularly well from the gate, jockey Jim Cassidy immediately led the…

Mecir Overcomes Poor Position to Win 2014 Newcastle Newmarket Handicap

Mecir Overcomes Poor Position to Win 2014 Newcastle Newmarket Handicap

Talented five-year-old Mecir has produced a strong final-straight sprint to overcome a talented field and claim the Group 3 Newcastle Newmarket Handicap (1400m) this afternoon. Having jumped only fairly, the Lonhro gelding settled well back in the 14 horse pack more than six lengths off the early pace of leaders High Esteem, pre-post market mover…

Thump Confirmed to Line up for William Reid Stakes

Thump Confirmed to Line up for William Reid Stakes

Having nominated three-year-old Thump for possible appearances in the Group 1 William Reid Stakes (1200m), Group 1 Coolmore Classic (1500m) and Group 2 Phar Lap Stakes (1500m) this weekend, trainer Kris Lees has decided the exciting filly will line up for Friday night’s feature race at Moonee Valley after a particularly talented field was nominated…