News About 2015 Chairman’s Stakes

2015 SA Derby Next for Chairman’s Stakes Winner October Date

2015 SA Derby Next for Chairman’s Stakes Winner October Date

A come-from-behind win from the Nick Smart-trained October Date has confirmed a Group 1 SA Derby target this Adelaide Autumn Racing Carnival for the improving three-year-old.

The course proper at Morphettville hosted the traditional Derby lead-up on Anzac Day with a field of young hopefuls facing off in the $115,000 Group 3 South Australian Chairman’s Stakes (2020m).

Eventual last-past-the-post ...

Prima Tops SA Chairman’s Stakes 2015 Betting & Tips

Prima Tops SA Chairman’s Stakes 2015 Betting & Tips

Lee & Shannon Hope’s now Seymour-based youngster Prima may have a horror barrier draw but he is still the 2015 Chairman’s Stakes favourite in Adelaide this weekend.

October Date is one of the best chances in Adelaide’s 2015 Chairman’s Stakes this weekend. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

The Sir Percy gelding is one of a capacity 16 starters facing off in ...

Magicool Leads 2015 Chairman’s Stakes Field

Magicool Leads 2015 Chairman’s Stakes Field

Mark Kavanagh’s last start Melbourne winner Magicool leads a full field of three-year-olds facing off in the Chairman’s Stakes 2015 at Morphettville in Adelaide this Saturday.

Magicool will carry the number one saddlecloth in Saturday’s 2015 Chairman’s Stakes in Adelaide. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

An early Adelaide Autumn Racing Carnival lead-up for young guns heading towards the lucrative ...

SA Derby Hopes Nominated for 2015 Chairman’s Stakes

SA Derby Hopes Nominated for 2015 Chairman’s Stakes

A host of South Australian Derby hopes are nominated for a lead-up run at Morphettville Racecourse in the Chairman’s Stakes 2015 on Saturday this Adelaide Autumn Racing Carnival.

Port Adelaide Guineas winner Jim’s Journey is nominated to back up in the 2015 Chairman’s Stakes at Morphettville this weekend. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

The headline race at the Morphettville main track ...

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 will continue preparations towards the Group 1 South Australian Derby after running second in the Australian Guineas. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

Alpine Eagle was one ...

Thurlow Strengthens Diamond Claim with 2015 Chairman’s Stakes Victory

Thurlow Strengthens Diamond Claim with 2015 Chairman’s Stakes Victory

Robert Smerdon could soon have two Group 1 Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) favourites in his stable after two-year-old filly Thurlow won the Group 3 Chairman’s Stakes (1000m) at Sandown on Saturday.

Thurlow (outside) has boosted her Blue Diamond chances by winning the Chairman’s Stakes at Sandown. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

Fontiton has been his best chance in the $1 million ...

2015 Chairman’s Stakes Betting Tips

2015 Chairman’s Stakes Betting Tips

The Group 3 Chairman’s Stakes (1000m) is the lone black-type race running at Sandown on the weekend and it has attracted a field of nine talented two-year-olds.

Prompt Return is the firm favourite to win the Chairman’s Stakes. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

The majority of the runners are using the Chairman’s Stakes in a bid to boost their order of ...

Haybah Race Fit for 2015 Chairman’s Stakes

Haybah Race Fit for 2015 Chairman’s Stakes

Nine two-year-old horses will face off against each other in the Group 3 Chairman’s Stakes (1000m) at Sandown on Saturday, the majority of which are running to earn a shot in the $1 million Group 1 Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) in three weeks’ time.

Haybah (inside) will have her Group level chance in the Chairman’s Stakes at Sandown. Photo by ...

Thurlow Could Bypass Blue Diamond for Breeders Stakes 2015

Thurlow Could Bypass Blue Diamond for Breeders Stakes 2015

Knowing his best chance of 2015 Blue Diamond Stakes success lies in Fontiton, local horseman Robert Smerdon may opt to bypass the Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival Group 1 and target the Breeders Stakes with fellow filly Thurlow instead.

Thurlow (outside) puts her 2015 Blue Diamond Stakes bid on the line in the Charmian’s Stakes at Sandown this Saturday. Photo: ...

2015 Chairman’s Stakes Betting Update

2015 Chairman’s Stakes Betting Update

Nine two-year-old horses are set to contest the Group 3 Chairman’s Stakes (1000m) at Sandown Racecourse on Saturday in a bid to earn a place in the field for the Group 1 Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) in three weeks’ time.

Prompt Return is firm favourite to win the Chairman’s Stakes at Sandown and head towards the $1 million Blue Diamond ...