News About 2015 Matriarch Stakes

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…

2015 Matriarch Stakes Betting Tips

2015 Matriarch Stakes Betting Tips

A class field of staying mares faces off in the Matriarch Stakes 2015 at Flemington Racecourse in Melbourne this weekend as part of the Emirates Stakes Day action, betting tips for the set weights plus penalties clash found below. Set to run as Flemington Race 8 at 5:05pm (AEST) on the last day of the…

Zarzali Primed for Matriarch Stakes Success

Zarzali Primed for Matriarch Stakes Success

Zarzali produced an impressive start-to-finish run to win a minor race over 1700m on the Melbourne Cup card at Flemington on Tuesday, and trainer James Cummings is confident the performance has figured as an ideal tune-up for the classy mare ahead of Saturday’s Group 2 Matriarch Stakes (2000m). Jumping from the gates well, jockey Glen…

Ballet Suite Leads 2015 Matriarch Stakes Odds

Ballet Suite Leads 2015 Matriarch Stakes Odds

Chris Waller’s progressive four-year-old Ballet Suite is tipped to break a notable winning drought when she takes on a field of her own kind at Flemington Racecourse on Emirates Stakes Day this Saturday in the Matriarch Stakes 2015. A final field of 16 starters plus two emergencies is engaged to run in Flemington Race 8…

2015 Matriarch Stakes Field Features Lucia Valentina

2015 Matriarch Stakes Field Features Lucia Valentina

Dual Group 1 winning mare Lucia Valentina will be out to break a year-long winning drought when she lines-up in one of the key support acts on Emirates Stakes Day on Saturday, the Matriarch Stakes 2015. Open to mares only, this year’s $300,000 Group 2 Presto Matriarch Stakes (2000m) features a capacity field of 16…

Ungrateful Ellen Spells Ahead of Spring’s Matriarch Stakes

Ungrateful Ellen Spells Ahead of Spring’s Matriarch Stakes

Melbourne’s Robert Smerdon has confirmed his Queensland Oaks runner Ungrateful Ellen is out in the paddock preparing for a spring return possibly targeting the 2015 Matriarch Stakes on Emirates Stakes Day. Smerdon is gearing up for a big weekend in Brisbane saddling-up the favourite in the $2 million Group 1 AAMI Stradbroke Handicap (1350m) at…