News About 2015 Sires Produce Stakes

Price Confident in Lankan Rupee’s Fitness for 2015 TJ Smith Stakes

Price Confident in Lankan Rupee’s Fitness for 2015 TJ Smith Stakes

Five-year-old gelding Lankan Rupee suffered a torn off-front pectoral muscle and stifle inflammation during the Group 1 Newmarket Handicap (1200m) on March 14 but should be able to bounce back and defend his title in the Group 1 TJ Smith Stakes (1200m) on April 4. Lankan Rupee was the $3 favourite at to win the…

Vancouver Will Not Attempt 2015 Juvenile Triple Crown

Vancouver Will Not Attempt 2015 Juvenile Triple Crown

Two-year-old colt Vancouver defied history on Saturday to become just the second Group 1 Golden Slipper (1200m) winner since 1957 to overcome the outside start from barrier 16 and win. Despite having to overcome the wide, tricky start Vancouver was always the favourite to win the $3.5 million juvenile race at . In the end…

15 in TL Baillieu Handicap Nominations

15 in TL Baillieu Handicap Nominations

The Group 3 TL Baillieu Handicap (1400m) is one of nine races running at Rosehill this Saturday, attracting 15 juveniles during nominations Monday morning. John O’Shea has nominated two Godolphin horses for the two-year-old race – Inner Circle and Italy. Inner Circle failed to make the Group 1 Golden Slipper (1200m) field last Saturday after…

Ready For Victory To Contest 2015 Sires Produce Stakes

Ready For Victory To Contest 2015 Sires Produce Stakes

Trainer Mick Price has confirmed that Ready For Victory will contest the 2015 Sires Produce Stakes at Royal Randwick on April 4 after the talented colt finished a more than credible fourth in the Group 1 Golden Slipper (1200m) at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday. Ready For Victory ran off the track to the outside rail…

Three Late 2015 Golden Slipper Entries Confirmed

Three Late 2015 Golden Slipper Entries Confirmed

The Group 1 Golden Slipper (1200m) final field will be released tomorrow morning at 9:00am (AEDT) and three late entries have made it into the running in the nick of time. Connections of Fireworks, Single Gaze, and Odyssey Moon have all paid the $150,000 late entry fee to run their horses in the $3.5 million…

2015 Sires’ Produce Stakes Field Features Queen Of Wands

2015 Sires’ Produce Stakes Field Features Queen Of Wands

12 two-year-olds will contest the Group 2 Sires’ Produce Stakes (1400m) at Flemington this Saturday in search of the $200,000 total prize money on offer. Clarry Conners’ Queen Of Wands is the only last-start winner in the field and will enjoy the inside jump from barrier one with Damian Lane to ride. The two-year-old filly…

70 Two-Year-Olds in 2015 ATC Sires Produce Stakes First Acceptances

70 Two-Year-Olds in 2015 ATC Sires Produce Stakes First Acceptances

First acceptances for all eight Group One races running during The Championships on April 4 and 11 closed this afternoon (Monday), including the ATC Sires Produce Stakes (1400m) for two-year-olds. There were initially 198 juveniles nominated for the race, which has since been whittled down to 70. Included in the 2015 Sires Produce Stakes first…

2015 Sires’ Produce Stakes Nominations Released

2015 Sires’ Produce Stakes Nominations Released

Nominations for seven of this weekend’s nine races at Flemington were taken on Monday morning, including the Group 2 Sires’ Produce Stakes (1400m), which has attracted 17 two-year-olds. Both David Hayes & Tom Dabernig and Ciaron Maher could deliver dual-pronged attacks on the race after nominating two of their stables’ top juveniles. Hayes & Dabernig…

Stay With Me Improves Ahead of Reisling Stakes 2015

Stay With Me Improves Ahead of Reisling Stakes 2015

Stay With Me is one of nine two-year-old fillies set to tackle the Group 2 Reisling Stakes (1200m) at Randwick this Saturday that could then go on to contest the Group 1 Golden Slipper (1200m) in a fortnight. The filly is trained by David Hayes & Tom Dabernig and is the daughter of Miss Finland….

Always Allison Wins 2015 Sweet Embrace Stakes

Always Allison Wins 2015 Sweet Embrace Stakes

While the wide gates have proved better at Warwick Farm today with more winners coming from the deep of the track, Always Allison was the second horses to win from the inside gate in the Group 2 Sweet Embrace Stakes (1200m). The Chris Waller-trained filly kept her unbeaten record in tact in the two-year-old race, beating…