News About 2015 Darley Classic

2015 Hong Kong Sprint Still Possible for Chautauqua

2015 Hong Kong Sprint Still Possible for Chautauqua

Beaten odds-on favourite in Saturday’s Darley Classic at Flemington, the Team Hawkes-trained Chautauqua could still head to Sha Tin next month for a shot at the Hong Kong Sprint 2015. A winner of his three lead-up runs this time in including the Group 1 Manikato Stakes (1200m), Encosta De Lago gelding Chautauqua jumped at $1.90…

2015 Darley Classic Late Mail Tips

2015 Darley Classic Late Mail Tips

Nine runners remain in contention for this afternoon’s 2015 Darley Classic at Flemington Racecourse; offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Chautauqua remains clear favourites in 2015 Darley Classic betting markets at after returning to racing in particularly slick form this time and should prove…

2015 Emirates Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

2015 Emirates Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

Nine talent-rich races will be contested on 2015 Emirates Stakes Day at Flemington this afternoon, highlighted by two impressive Group 1 feature races; the Darley Classic (1200m) and Emirates Stakes (1600m). The Flemington track has experienced plenty of inclement weather and rain through the entire 2015 Melbourne Cup Carnival so far and while skies are…

Chautauqua Hard to Beat in Darley Classic

Chautauqua Hard to Beat in Darley Classic

Co-trainer Wayne Hawkes is thrilled with the condition of Chautauqua leading into Saturday’s 2015 Darley Classic (1200m) at Flemington, and is confident the horse will perform to a high standard regardless of the state of the rain-affected track. Chautauqua is one of the world’s highest rated sprinters, but has returned to racing in particularly blistering…

Lumosty a Picture of Health Ahead of Darley Classic

Lumosty a Picture of Health Ahead of Darley Classic

Robert Smerdon is thrilled with the condition of Lumosty this time and is confident that regardless of results, the four-year-old will run to her best ability in Saturday’s featured 2015 Darley Classic (1200m) at Flemington. Lumosty has been a strong performer for Smerdon since first appearing on course in early 2014; posting five wins and…

2015 Darley Classic Barrier Suits Buffering

2015 Darley Classic Barrier Suits Buffering

Brisbane’s leading trainer Robert Heathcote believes his old veteran sprinter and crowd favourite Buffering is drawn to win out wider in the Darley Classic 2015 this weekend at Flemington Racecourse. The now eight-year-old son of Mossman won the $1 million Group 1 Darley Classic (1200m) on Emirates Stakes Day two years ago from the inside…

Darley Classic 2015 Betting Tips

Darley Classic 2015 Betting Tips

The first of the two Group 1 Emirates Stakes Day feature races headlining the action at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday sees the sprinters take to the track in the 2015 Darley Classic, betting tips for the weight-for-age showdown found below. There are 10 in the mix for this year’s $1 million Group 1 Darley Classic…

2015 Darley Classic Form Guide & Betting Preview

2015 Darley Classic Form Guide & Betting Preview

The first of the two elite level Flemington features on Saturday’s Emirates Stakes Day program sees the sprinters face off in the Darley Classic 2015, a detailed form guide analysis and betting preview for which is detailed below. Set to run as Flemington Race 6 at 3:40pm (AEST), this year’s $1 million Group 1 Darley…

Chautauqua Leads 2015 Darley Classic Field & Odds

Chautauqua Leads 2015 Darley Classic Field & Odds

The Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes-trained sprint specialist Chautauqua is odds-on in Darley Classic 2015 betting for Saturday’s Group 1 at Flemington Racecourse on Emirates Stakes Day. Two elite levels run on the final Melbourne Cup Carnival meeting this weekend including a 10-horse field for Flemington Race 6 at 3:40pm (AEST) – the $1 million…

2015 Darley Classic Nominations Feature Chautauqua

2015 Darley Classic Nominations Feature Chautauqua

The Team Hawkes-trained super sprinter Chautauqua is the headline Darley Classic 2015 nomination for Emirates Stakes Day this Saturday and is set to start odds-on favourite in betting for the Flemington feature. Run down the famous Flemington straight, this year’s $1 million Group 1 Darley Classic (1200m) has attracted 23 early entries and is one…