News About 2014 Recognition Stakes

Rudy Ready for 2014 Villiers Stakes

Rudy Ready for 2014 Villiers Stakes

Former Sydney trainer Helen Page relocated to the Gold Coast 18 years ago and only makes the trip down the south if she thinks it is worth it – which isn’t that often. The last time Page felt like it was worth it was when Doonan won the $1 million Golden Rose 10 years ago….

Mouro’s 2014 Villiers Stakes Plans On Hold

Mouro’s 2014 Villiers Stakes Plans On Hold

The Listed Festival Stakes (1500m) on Saturday seemed the ideal race for Mouro. He would carry just 59kg as he jumped from barrier three with champion hoop Kerrin McEvoy in the saddle. It was a more desirable race than the Listed Recognition Stakes (1600m) at Doomben, for which the horse had drawn barrier 13 with…

2014 Recognition Stakes Winner Rudy Weighing Up Options

2014 Recognition Stakes Winner Rudy Weighing Up Options

Helen Page’s four-year-old gelding Rudy justified his favouritism in the Listed Recognition Stakes (1630m) on Saturday, winning the mile race at Doomben by one and a half lengths. Rudy was the $3.40 favourite at heading into the race. The gelding was run conservatively in the early stages by apprentice jockey Luke Tarrant, who was afraid…

Rudy’s 2014 Villiers Stakes Hopes Hinge on Doomben Run

Rudy’s 2014 Villiers Stakes Hopes Hinge on Doomben Run

Helen Page has a lot of plans in the pipeline for four-year-old gelding Rudy that all hinge on his performance in the Listed Recognition Stakes (1630m) at Doomben Racecourse this Saturday. Page wanted to give Rudy a light summer campaign in Brisbane to boost his prize money which would open the doors of top Group…

2014 Recognition Stakes Tips & Selections

2014 Recognition Stakes Tips & Selections

13 horses are set to tackle the mile at Doomben Racecourse on Saturday in the Listed Recognition Stakes (1630m) after headliner Mouro was scratched in favour of Sydney. The rest of the runners at least benefited from Mouro’s acceptance in the Recognition Stakes, his top weight of 61kg compressed the weight of the top Brisbane…

Hopfgarten Fighting Fit Ahead of 2014 Recognition Stakes

Hopfgarten Fighting Fit Ahead of 2014 Recognition Stakes

Four-year-old galloper Hopfgarten will be one to beat in the Listed Recognition Stakes (1630m) at Doomben Racecourse this Saturday after overcoming an injury scare. The Robert Heathcote-trained gelding enjoyed black-type racing success during the Brisbane Winter Carnival after winning both the Group 3 APHS Gunsynd Classic (1600m) and Group 3 Sunshine Coast Guineas (1600m), both…

Rudy Leads 2014 Recognition Stakes Odds

Rudy Leads 2014 Recognition Stakes Odds

13 horses are set to tackle the mile at Doomben Racecourse on Saturday in the Listed Recognition Stakes (1630m) after leading runner Mouro was scratched in favour of the Listed Festival Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill Gardens in Sydney. Four of the 13 remaining runners are offering single figure odds in the Recognition Stakes betting market…

Mouro Will Run in 2014 Festival Stakes

Mouro Will Run in 2014 Festival Stakes

Mouro is a lightly raced five-year-old but the entire is set to get his chance to shine this summer. He will be aimed at a couple of feature races in Sydney with the possibility of running in Group One races during the autumn carnival. The horse will begin his schedule on Saturday in the Listed…

Lady Echelon Looking to Atone in Recognition Stakes 2014

Lady Echelon Looking to Atone in Recognition Stakes 2014

Five-year-old Lady Echelon is set to atone for a disappointing spring carnival when she returns to Doomben Racecourse on Saturday, where she scored four runner-up finishes during the winter. Lady Echelon travelled to Melbourne in October along with stable mate River Lad but couldn’t replicate the success she had one month earlier in the Business…

Mouro Headlines 2014 Recognition Stakes Field

Mouro Headlines 2014 Recognition Stakes Field

The Listed Recognition Stakes (1630m) is one of two black-type races running at Doomben Racecourse in Brisbane this Saturday, offering a total of $100,000 in prize money. 14 horses featured accepted for the race on Wednesday, ready to tackle to mile. Headlining the final field is the Tony McEvoy-trained Mouro. Mouro has dually accepted for…