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…

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. The Sir Percy gelding is one of a capacity 16 starters facing off in the $115,000 Group 3 Quayclean Chairman’s Stakes (2020m), the set weights clash running on…

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. An early Adelaide Autumn Racing Carnival lead-up for young guns heading towards the lucrative $500,000 Group 1 SA Derby (2500m) on May 3, this year’s $115,000 Group 3 Quayclean…

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. The headline race at the Morphettville main track on the weekend, this year’s $115,000 Group 3 Quayclean Chairman’s Stakes (2020m) attracted a bumper 24 nominations that will…

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…

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. Fontiton has been his best chance in the $1 million race since winning the Group 3 Blue Diamond Fillies Preview (1000m) last month but…

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. The majority of the runners are using the Chairman’s Stakes in a bid to boost their order of standing for the Group 1 Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) on…

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 is one of two horses saddled by David Hayes &…

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. Undefeated Turffontein filly Fontition won the Inglis Banner by six lengths on debut in late October before…

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. Five of the juveniles are offering single figure odds in the betting market at ,…