News About 2015 Australian Guineas

Alpine Eagle Heading to 2015 South Australian Derby

Alpine Eagle Heading to 2015 South Australian Derby

Three-year-old colt Alpine Eagle will continue on his Group 1 South Australian Derby (2500m) path after impressing trainer Tony McEvoy with his runner-up performance in the Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) on Saturday. Alpine Eagle was one of 14 runners in the Flemington feature race two days ago and despite a late challenge after coming…

Waterhouse Wins 2015 Australian Guineas with Wandjina

Waterhouse Wins 2015 Australian Guineas with Wandjina

Adding to a massive day of racing for Sydney’s Gai Waterhouse, million dollar colt Wandjina lived up to his breeding and his hefty price tag with a gutsy all-the-way win in the Australian Guineas 2015 at Flemington Racecourse. Waterhouse only moments earlier won the Group 1 Canterbury Stakes in Sydney with her Doncaster Mile-bound mare…

2015 Australian Guineas Odds Update: Kermadec Firming Favourite

2015 Australian Guineas Odds Update: Kermadec Firming Favourite

Chris Waller’s much-hyped Sydney raider Kermadec continues to firm in the Australian Guineas 2015 betting markets ahead of his second Melbourne run this afternoon at Flemington Racecourse. There are three early scratchings from the $500,000 Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m), most notably Neville Parnham’s injured Perth raider Rommel who was to back-up from a Group…

2015 Australian Guineas Day Scratchings & Track Report

2015 Australian Guineas Day Scratchings & Track Report

A bumper nine-race program is scheduled for Flemington Racecourse this afternoon with Australian Guineas Day 2015 the latest feature meeting of the Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival. It is partly cloudy day trackside at Victoria’s premier course today with a cool day getting up into the low twenties keeping the crowds and horses comfortable. Flemington’s course…

Smerdon Confident in Australian Guineas Success for Fontein Ruby

Smerdon Confident in Australian Guineas Success for Fontein Ruby

Having saddled talented filly Mosheen to success in the Flemington feature in 2012, trainer Robert Smerdon is capable Fontein Ruby is more than capable of good performance against classy competition in Saturday’s featured Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m). Posting four wins and a further five minor place finishes from her 14 competitive appearances on course…

2015 Australian Guineas Betting Tips

2015 Australian Guineas Betting Tips

14 three-year-olds remain in contention for the Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m), which is running at Flemington this Saturday, after Rommel and Rod’s Opinion were both scratched from the race on Friday morning. Rommel, the winner of last week’s Group 3 Zeditave Stakes (1200m), was removed from the race after filling was detected in his…

2015 Australian Guineas Form Guide & Preview

2015 Australian Guineas Form Guide & Preview

In a strange twist of fate, two of the feature autumn guineas races have been scheduled to run on the same day in competing states, which means trainers and owners alike had to decide whether to run in Sydney or Melbourne. The Group 1 Randwick Guineas (1600m) may be considered the classier affair but the…

2015 Australian Guineas Betting Update

2015 Australian Guineas Betting Update

It’s a Guineas-packed weekend with dual races running in Sydney and Melbourne on Saturday. Headlining the Flemington meeting is the Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m), which will feature a capacity field of 16 runners. The Gary Portelli-trained Testashadow was scratched from the race Thursday morning, which meant lone emergency runner Manapine stepped up to the…

Testashadow Scratched from 2015 Australian Guineas

Testashadow Scratched from 2015 Australian Guineas

The Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) is the feature race running at Flemington this Saturday, which attracted a capacity field of 16 runners plus one emergency when the field was released earlier this week. The lone emergency Manapine has been given the call to step up to the plate after Testashadow was scratched this morning…

Merion Sneaks into 2015 Australian Guineas Field

Merion Sneaks into 2015 Australian Guineas Field

A capacity field of 16 three-year-olds plus one emergency accepted for the Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) on Wednesday morning, including Michael Moroney’s Merion. The gelding was sitting at number 20 on the ballot but managed to sneak into the field due to some good fortune. Moroney had nominated Merion for the Group 1 Randwick…