News About 2015 Blue Diamond Preview (C&G)

Burnstone Heading to 2015 Blue Diamond Prelude

Burnstone Heading to 2015 Blue Diamond Prelude

Robbie Griffiths had considered taking two-year-old colt Burnstone straight to the Group 1 Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) on February 28 after his impressive debut victory at Sandown on January 26 but after the colt pulled up in fantastic form will give him one more run before the $1 million feature race. Burnstone scored a surprise…

2015 Blue Diamond Preview Tips: Colts & Geldings

2015 Blue Diamond Preview Tips: Colts & Geldings

On Monday Melbourne’s Sandown Racecourse will host two editions of the Blue Diamond Preview 2015 – tips for the colts and geldings one listed below. Twelve youngsters will face off in the $120,000 Listed Blue Diamond Preview (C&G) (1000m) with the John O’Shea-trained Mesa, coming off an impressive trial win at the track, and unraced…

2015 Blue Diamond Colts & Geldings Preview Odds

2015 Blue Diamond Colts & Geldings Preview Odds

Betting on the Sandown-Hillside races on Australia Day is now open including markets on the Blue Diamond Colts & Geldings Preview 2015 with two gallopers sharing top spot in betting. Running as Sandown Race 3 at 2:30pm, this year’s $120,000 Listed Blue Diamond Preview (C&G) (1000m) features 12 juvenile colts and geldings. Sitting top of…

Three for Laing in 2015 Blue Diamond (C&G) Preview

Three for Laing in 2015 Blue Diamond (C&G) Preview

It is shaping up as a big Australia Day on Monday for Cranbourne-based trainer Robbie Laing who saddles-up six Blue Diamond-bound juveniles including a trio in the Blue Diamond Preview 2015 for colts and geldings. Running as Sandown Race 3 at the end of the long weekend, there are a dozen two-year-old males running in…

McEvoy Regrets Manhattan Blues Non-Nomination for 2015 Blue Diamond

McEvoy Regrets Manhattan Blues Non-Nomination for 2015 Blue Diamond

Manhattan Blues was one of 14 two-year-old male horses nominated for the Listed Blue Diamond Preview (C&G) (1000m) at Sandown Racecourse on Monday but unlike the rest of the field will not be vying for his place in the main event one month later. Trainer Tony McEvoy opted not to nominate Manhattan Blues for either…

Moonee Valley Winner Bantam Targets 2015 Blue Diamond

Moonee Valley Winner Bantam Targets 2015 Blue Diamond

Two-year-old colt Bantam won his maiden on Saturday in the ADAPT Australia Handicap (1000m) at Moonee Valley and will now be aimed towards the $1 million Group 1 Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on February 28. The colt did well to win Saturday’s race, which was ultimately a three-way photo finish, ahead of Miss…

Bantam Figures Out His 2015 Blue Diamond Chances

Bantam Figures Out His 2015 Blue Diamond Chances

Two-year-old colt Bantam will get a chance to atone for his misstep in the Group 3 Maribyrnong Plate (1000m) last time out this Saturday as he runs for just the second time of his career in the ADAPT Australia Handicap (1000m) at Moonee Valley. The colt’s trainer John O’Shea will also get the chance to…