News About 2015 Festival Stakes

Mighty Lucky Upset in 2015 Festival Stakes

Mighty Lucky Upset in 2015 Festival Stakes

On Saturday the Fred Cowell-trained Mighty Lucky scored an upset Festival Stakes 2015 result beating home a field full of better fancied galloper’s in the feature Sydney race. A big field of 14 lined up in this year’s edition of the $150,000 Listed Sky Thoroughbred Central Festival Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill Gardens including Cowell’s Casino…

I’m Imposing Set for Festival Stakes 2015

I’m Imposing Set for Festival Stakes 2015

Despite 10-year-old I’m Imposing being the oldest horse in the star Chris Waller stables, the evergreen warhorse is spot on for Saturday’s 2015 Festival Stakes that marks the first of his final three career runs. This weekend the imported Danehill Dancer gelding goes around for the 45th time chasing his eighth win and back-to-back victories…

2015 Festival Stakes Betting Tips

2015 Festival Stakes Betting Tips

Sydney’s feature race on the Rosehill Gardens race card this Saturday is the Festival Stakes 2015, betting tips for the black-type handicap found below. Running as Rosehill Race 8 at 5:05pm (AEST) on the nine-race program, there are 14 hopefuls left in the mix after the early withdrawal of Slate On Edge (11) from the…

Festival Stakes Ideal for Tinto

Festival Stakes Ideal for Tinto

Trainer Rex Lipp has been thrilled with the condition of Tinto this time and is confident his stable star is more than up to the mark of Saturday’s featured 2015 Festival Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse. Tinto has been a strong and consistent performer for Lipp since first appearing on course in 2013; posting…

Centre Pivot Ready for Festival Stakes

Centre Pivot Ready for Festival Stakes

Centre Pivot has pleased John Sargent since his first-up run a fortnight ago and the Randwick-based horseman is confident the five-year-old is primed for a strong performance in Saturday’s 2015 Festival Stakes (1500m). Centre Pivot clearly needed the run when resuming in August for seventh in the Jockey Celebration Day BM90 (1300m), but responded well…

Red Excitement Primed for Festival Stakes

Red Excitement Primed for Festival Stakes

Trainer Gerald Ryan is thrilled with the condition Red Excitement has taken from his first-up run four weeks ago, and is confident the talented gelding is primed for a competitive performance in Saturday’s featured Festival Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill Gardens. Red Excitement has been a strong and consistent performer since first appearing on course in…

Frespanol Tops Festival Stakes 2015 Odds

Frespanol Tops Festival Stakes 2015 Odds

Gai Waterhouse’s in-form sprinter – miler Frespanol has opened top of the 2015 Festival Stakes odds for the feature race in Sydney at Rosehill Racecourse this weekend. A final field of 15 is engaged to face off in Rosehill Race 8 at 5:05pm (AEST) on Saturday when the $150,000 Listed Sky Thoroughbred Central Festival Stakes…

2015 Festival Stakes Field of 15 Released

2015 Festival Stakes Field of 15 Released

A final field of 15 middle-distance gallopers is engaged to face off in the Rosehill Gardens Racecourse feature on Saturday taking to the Sydney track for the Festival Stakes 2015. The traditional lead-up for next month’s $250,000 Group 2 Villiers Stakes (1600m) at Royal Randwick on December 12, this weekend’s $150,000 Listed Sky Thoroughbred Central…

Peace Force Chases Villiers Stakes 2015 Bid

Peace Force Chases Villiers Stakes 2015 Bid

Smart Sydney mare Peace Force runs in the Festival Stakes at Rosehill Gardens this weekend ahead of a possible summer campaign targeting next month’s 2015 Villiers Stakes and the Gold Coast Magic Millions Race Day in January. Prepared by Gerald Ryan, the six-year-old daughter of Bernardini is one of 15 hopefuls accepted for this Saturday’s…

Zanbagh Confirmed for Festival Stakes 2015

Zanbagh Confirmed for Festival Stakes 2015

Randwick trainer John Thompson has confirmed connections will accept for last start winning mare Zanbagh in Saturday’s 2015 Festival Stakes at Rosehill Racecourse. The headline of three black-types on the Rosehill race card this weekend, the $150,000 Listed Festival Stakes (1500m) attracted a total of 22 nominations including Thompson’s in-form daughter of Bernardini Zanbagh. Previously…