News About 2015 Challenge Stakes

Miracles Of Life Wins Challenge Stakes First-up

Miracles Of Life Wins Challenge Stakes First-up

Popular mare Miracles Of Life has returned to racing in the best way possible this afternoon, comfortably beating a talented field to the line in the Group 2 Challenge Stakes (1000m) at Royal Randwick.

Miracles Of Life mustered an impressive late sprint to win the Group 2 Challenge Stakes this afternoon. Photo: Steve Hart

Jumping from the gates well, ...

2015 Challenge Stakes Short Trip to Suit Mossfun

2015 Challenge Stakes Short Trip to Suit Mossfun

After missing the entire spring carnival due to a virus, there was always going to be a question regarding Mossfun’s first run in ten months.

Mossfun is set to enjoy the short trip of the Group 2 Challenge Stakes this Saturday. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Group 1 Golden Slipper (1200m) winner resumed in the Group 2 Light Fingers ...

2015 Challenge Stakes Race Tips

2015 Challenge Stakes Race Tips

The 2015 Autumn Racing Carnival is heating up in Sydney this weekend with an action-packed race meeting at Royal Randwick Racecourse. The Group 2 Challenge Stakes (1000m) is the key supporting race, attracting a field of nine sprinters.

Miracles Of Life will enjoy the inside jump from barrier one in the Group 2 Challenge Stakes. Photo by Jenny Barnes....

Rubick Tops 2015 Challenge Stakes Odds

Rubick Tops 2015 Challenge Stakes Odds

Gerald Ryan’s returning three-year-old Rubick has opened top of the Challenge Stakes 2015 odds to defeat his older rivals in Saturday’s weight-for-age sprint at Randwick Racecourse.

Three-year-old Rubick is favourite to defeat his older rivals in Saturday’s 2015 Challenge Stakes on Randwick Guineas Day. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The Encoast De Lago colt is one of nine ...

Berry to Ride Mossfun Quiet in Challenge Stakes 2015

Berry to Ride Mossfun Quiet in Challenge Stakes 2015

Tommy Berry has picked up a couple of good Randwick Guineas Day rides for Team Hawkes in Sydney on Saturday including aboard Golden Slipper winner Mossfun who will be ridden off the pace in the 2015 Challenge Stakes.

Mossfun will be ridden off the pace in Saturday’s 2015 Challenge Stakes at Royal Randwick. Photo: Steve Hart.

The Michael, Wayne ...

2015 Challenge Stakes Field Features Mossfun

2015 Challenge Stakes Field Features Mossfun

The Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes-trained Golden Slipper winner Mossfun is back for her second start of the Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival in the Challenge Stakes 2015 at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Mossfun is one of the headline acceptors in Saturday’s 2015 Challenge Stakes on Randwick Guineas Day. Photo: Steve Hart.

The three-year-old Mossman filly has won four of ...

Deep Field Leads 2015 Challenge Stakes Nominations

Deep Field Leads 2015 Challenge Stakes Nominations

TJ Smith Stakes-bound sprinter Deep Field from the Hawkes Racing stable leads the Challenge Stakes 2015 nominations for the Randwick Guineas Day support act in Sydney on Saturday.

Deep Field will likely start favourite in the 2015 Challenge Stakes at Randwick in Sydney on Saturday. Photo: Sarah Ebbett.

The Northern Meteor four-year-old is one of 15 hopefuls nominated for ...

2015 The Galaxy Target for Villa Verde

2015 The Galaxy Target for Villa Verde

Smart Group 2 winning grey Villa Verde is nearing her Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival return with trainer Anthony Cummings confirming the mare will again target The Galaxy 2015 in March.

Villa Verde will resume with a title defense in the 2015 Challenge Stakes in Sydney next month before tackling the Group 1 The Galaxy. Photo: Steve Hart.

The four-year-old daughter ...

Terravista to Get First Autumn Start in 2014 Challenge Stakes

Terravista to Get First Autumn Start in 2014 Challenge Stakes

After winning the Group 1 Darley Classic (1200m) on Saturday, speculation surrounding Terravista’s first start in the autumn has already begun.

Terravista will likely get his first start for the autumn in the Challenge Stakes. Photo by Steve Hart.

However trainer Joe Pride quickly put any dispute between Sydney and Melbourne to bed with the news his gelding would ...