News About 2015 Lightning Stakes

Wild Rain Too Good in Lightning Stakes

Wild Rain Too Good in Lightning Stakes

Talented mare Wild Rain has continued her strong campaign form at South Australia’s Morphettville Racecourse over the weekend; producing typically polished performance to take out the Listed Lightning Stakes (1050m).

Wild Rain was impressive in taking out Saturday’s Lightning Stakes at Morphettville. Photo: Jenny Barnes

Jumping from the gates well, jockey Matthew Neilson lead the classy filly forward and settled ...

Pride Rock Griffiths’ Pick in Lightning Stakes

Pride Rock Griffiths’ Pick in Lightning Stakes

Trainer Robbie Griffiths has been pleased with the form and class displayed by three-year-old Pride Rock in recent weeks and is confident the filly is ready to shine in Saturday’s Listed Lightning Stakes (1050m) at Morphettville.

Robbie Griffiths favours Pride Rock to stable mate Down The Hatch (pictured) in Saturday’s Listed Lightning Stakes. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

Pride ...

Stokes Pleased with Caro Kann Ahead of Lightning Stakes

Stokes Pleased with Caro Kann Ahead of Lightning Stakes

Leading South Australian trainer Phillip Stokes has been thrilled with the short but impressive career start posted by rising three-year-old Caro Kann, and is confident the horse is forward enough for success in Saturday’s Listed Lightning Stakes (1050m) at Morphettville.

Trainer Phillip Stokes is thrilled with Caro Kann ahead of Saturday’s Lightning Stakes at Morphettville. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell...

Listed Lightning Stakes Tips and Betting Preview

Listed Lightning Stakes Tips and Betting Preview

Fourteen standout sprinters have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s Listed Lightning Stakes (1050m) at Morphettville Racecourse; offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager.

Stoker is our pick to take out Saturday’s Listed Lightning Stakes at Morphettville. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell

Wild Rain ($2.50) has returned to racing in ...

Lightning Stakes Odds and Betting Update

Lightning Stakes Odds and Betting Update

14 talented sprinters have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s Listed Lightning Stakes (1050m) at South Australia’s Morphettville Racecourse; figuring as a particularly interesting race from a betting perspective and offering plenty of value as a result.

Wild Rain currently leads 2015 Lightning Stakes betting markets. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell

Wild Rain has found exceptional form leading into the ...

2015 Lightning Stakes Field Features Wild Rain

2015 Lightning Stakes Field Features Wild Rain

Mark Kavanagh’s in-form Group 3 performed filly Wild Rain is the top-rated final acceptor for the feature black-type in Adelaide this weekend, Morphettville’s Lightning Stakes 2015.

Wild Rain is drawn well in Saturday’s 2015 Lightning Stakes at Morphettville Racecourse. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

Due to run as Race 7 at 3:58pm (local time), this year’s $100,000 Listed Lighting ...

Counter Pulse Tops 2015 Lightning Stakes Nominations

Counter Pulse Tops 2015 Lightning Stakes Nominations

In-form local two-year-old Counter Pulse is the headline nominee for the feature race in Adelaide this Saturday, the Leon Macdonald & Andrew Gluyas-trained youngster shooting for three on the trot in the Lightning Stakes 2015.

Counter Pulse will shoot for three straight wins if accepted into the 2015 Lightning Stakes field at Morphettville Racecourse this weekend. Photo: Jenny ...

2015 Memsie Stakes Return for Smokin’ Joey

2015 Memsie Stakes Return for Smokin’ Joey

Back in work at trainer Wez Hunter’s Mornington base veteran galloper Smokin’ Joey is as fresh as ever and looking a treat ahead of a likely first-up run in the Memsie Stakes 2015 this Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival.

Group 1 winner Smokin’ Joey is 2015 Memsie Stakes bound this August to kick off his spring campaign. Photo: Daniel ...

Dunn Up For 2015 Newmarket Handicap Challenge

Dunn Up For 2015 Newmarket Handicap Challenge

Chautauqua may be nominated for the Group 3 Maurice McCarten Stakes (1100m) at Rosehill this Saturday but it’s nothing more than a safeguard.

Dwayne Dunn is looking forward to riding Chautauqua in the Group 1 Newmarket Handicap this Saturday at Flemington. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

The four-year-old gelding is in Melbourne and will tackle the Group 1 Newmarket Handicap (1200m) ...

Morton Under No Illusions with Watermans Bay in Lightning Stakes 2015

Morton Under No Illusions with Watermans Bay in Lightning Stakes 2015

Perth horseman Dan Morton has confirmed he’s “under no illusions” when it comes to the chances of his WA raider Watermans Bay upsetting some of the country’s hottest sprinters in the 2015 Black Caviar Lightning takes in Melbourne on Saturday.

Scenic Blast and Steven Arnold won the 2009 Lightning Stakes – a race trainer Dan Morton is out to do ...