News About 2015 Canterbury STakes

2015 Canterbury Stakes Winner Cosmic Endeavour Beats Catkins

2015 Canterbury Stakes Winner Cosmic Endeavour Beats Catkins

Gai Waterhouse celebrated her seventh win in the race when the favourite Cosmic Endeavour banked in on her residual fitness winning the Canterbury Stakes 2015 on the seven day turnaround at Royal Randwick ahead of a Doncaster Mile bid this autumn. Setting a smart new track record of 1:15.17, including the final 600m in 34.36…

2015 Randwick Guineas Day Scratchings & Track Report

2015 Randwick Guineas Day Scratchings & Track Report

Today in Sydney Randwick Guineas Day 2015 lights up Royal Randwick Racecourse with a double shot of Group 1 racing highlighting the card. It is perfect conditions for racing on course with a mostly cloudy day keeping the temperature in the low twenties while the course proper sits at a Good (4) with little to…

Cosmic Endeavour Can Win 2015 Canterbury Stakes

Cosmic Endeavour Can Win 2015 Canterbury Stakes

The Group 1 Canterbury Stakes (1300m) is one of two Group One races running at Randwick this Saturday, attracting a small yet classy field of eight sprint-mile runners. Cosmic Endeavour is one of just two runners not resuming in the race, which means the four-year-old mare will have a fitness advantage over the majority of…

2015 Canterbury Stakes Tips & Selections

2015 Canterbury Stakes Tips & Selections

Royal Randwick Racecourse will play host to two Group One races this Saturday, one of which is the Group 1 Canterbury Stakes (1300m), attracting a top-class field of eight sprint-mile runners. The Canterbury Stakes will see the return of six horses, which means Catkins and Cosmic Endeavour have the fitness edge over their rivals. Just…

Criterion Could Cause Upset in 2015 Canterbury Stakes

Criterion Could Cause Upset in 2015 Canterbury Stakes

The David Hayes & Tom Dabernig-trained Criterion will get his first run in Australia in over three months this Saturday. The four-year-old horse is one of eight horses set to tackle the Group 1 Canterbury Stakes (1300m) after Fontelina was scratched this morning. Criterion was a two-time Group One winner as a three-year-old, taking out…

Fontelina Scratched from 2015 Canterbury Stakes

Fontelina Scratched from 2015 Canterbury Stakes

Fontelina will miss the Group 1 Canterbury Stakes (1300m) at Randwick this Saturday after the six-year-old gelding was kicked by a stablemate this morning (Friday). Trainer Anthony Cummings was forced to scratch the gelding from the $500,000 feature race. “A horse got excited behind him, lashed out and caught him on the shoulder,” he told…

2015 Canterbury Stakes Form Guide & Preview

2015 Canterbury Stakes Form Guide & Preview

Two Group 1 races headline the Sydney racing action at Randwick Racecourse this Saturday including the Canterbury Stakes 2015, a form guide and betting preview for which can be found below. Run one race after the day’s marquee event, the Randwick Guineas, this year’s $500,000 Group 1 Canterbury Stakes (1300m) is the seventh showdown on…

Cosmic Endeavour’s Canterbury Stakes 2015 Back-Up Shocks Berry

Cosmic Endeavour’s Canterbury Stakes 2015 Back-Up Shocks Berry

Top Sydney-based jockey Tommy Berry admits he was shocked when Gai Waterhouse opted to race Cosmic Endeavour on successive Saturdays in the 2015 Canterbury Stakes this weekend, after he was already committed to partner rival runner Leebaz in the Royal Randwick clash. Four-year-old Northern Meteor mare Cosmic Endeavour is currently narrow second pick through in…

Bowman Sticks With Criterion in 2015 Canterbury Stakes

Bowman Sticks With Criterion in 2015 Canterbury Stakes

Hugh Bowman is happy to stick with the returning Criterion in Saturday’s Canterbury Stakes 2015 in Sydney despite admitting he wished he had known the race was on favourite Catkins’ radar. Bowman has ridden Chris Waller’s in-form mare Catkins for much of her career including back-to-back wins this time in at Rosehill in the Group…

Catkins Leads Canterbury Stakes 2015 Odds

Catkins Leads Canterbury Stakes 2015 Odds

Chris Waller’s flying mare Catkins has opened narrow favourite to post her third win on the trot this time in with a victory in the 2015 Canterbury Stakes at Royal Randwick on Saturday. The five-year-old daughter of Dubawi is one of nine in this year’s $500,000 Group 1 Canterbury Stakes (1300m) field, the weight-for-age clash…