News About 2015 Royal Ascot

Brazen Beau in Godolphin Blue for 2015 July Cup

Brazen Beau in Godolphin Blue for 2015 July Cup

The Chris Waller-trained Brazen Beau will don the classic royal blue silk colours of racing powerhouse Godolphin for his swansong run in the July Cup 2015 at Newmarket in England next month before his retirement to stud. Godolphin has officially taken over ownership of the star I Am Invincible colt who was last seen running…

Snow Sky Still Chance for 2015 Melbourne Cup Run

Snow Sky Still Chance for 2015 Melbourne Cup Run

Despite connections of the Sir Michael Stoute-trained stallion Snow Sky considering a range of the season’s other international majors the Melbourne Cup 2015 at Flemington Racecourse on the first Tuesday of November is still an option for the authoritative Hardwicke Stakes winner. The $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) has been on the…

Simenon Considered for Melbourne Cup 2015

Simenon Considered for Melbourne Cup 2015

Fourth behind Fiorente in the 2013 Melbourne Cup, connections of the now eight-year-old veteran Irish galloper Simenon are looking at a return trip down under for a shot at this year’s famous Flemington feature on the first Tuesday of November. The Willie Mullins-trained Simenon travelled to Australia for a two run campaign two years ago….

2015 Melbourne Cup Bid for Trip To Paris

2015 Melbourne Cup Bid for Trip To Paris

Four-year-old European galloper Trip To Paris could be Flemington-bound this spring with a Melbourne Cup 2015 bid on the cards for the recent Royal Ascot winner. On day three of the famous Royal Ascot carnival the Ed Dunlop-trained gelding won the Group 1 Gold Cup (4023m), part of the British Champions Series, thanks to a…

Undrafted Beats Brazen Beau in 2015 Diamond Jubilee Stakes

Undrafted Beats Brazen Beau in 2015 Diamond Jubilee Stakes

Chris Waller’s star colt Brazen Beau was far from disgraced at England’s Royal Ascot over the weekend when narrowly beaten in the closing stages to run second behind American galloper Undrafted in the Diamond Jubilee Stakes 2015. Waller’s three-year-old son of I Am Invincible was favourite in the markets to win the European Group 1,…

Criterion Runs Third in Hong Kong’s QEII Cup

Criterion Runs Third in Hong Kong’s QEII Cup

The David Hayes & Tom Dabernig-trained Australian galloper Criterion was unable to win at Hong Kong over the weekend in his second career run at Sha Tin Racecourse but was far from disgraced running a close third in the QEII Cup. Fellow Aussie Craig Williams travelled over for the ride on this autumn’s Queen Elizabeth…

2015 Royal Ascot Plans for Wandjina

2015 Royal Ascot Plans for Wandjina

The always optimistic Gai Waterhouse was quick to announce plans to send her exciting three-year-old Wandjina to Royal Ascot this season for a shot at the 2015 Diamond Jubilee Stakes before his retirement to stud in the spring. The Snitzel colt set a new benchmark for his sire when James Harron Bloodstock paid $1 million…

Royal Ascot Plans for 2015 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Winner Criterion

Royal Ascot Plans for 2015 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Winner Criterion

Confident co-trainer David Hayes has ambitious plans to head to England’s Royal Ascot later this year with today’s Queen Elizabeth Stakes 2015 winner Criterion after the elite four-year-old whipped his rivals in the $4 million Royal Randwick feature. All the early money over the week for this year’s Group 1 Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2000m) on…