News About 2015 Southern Cross Stakes

Heart Testa Just Too Good in Southern Cross Stakes 2015

Heart Testa Just Too Good in Southern Cross Stakes 2015

Chris Waller scored his first win at Randwick on Saturday after Heart Testa won the Group 3 Southern Cross Stakes (1200m). The five-year-old gelding was a $14 hopeful in the betting market at , delivering a strong win ahead of race favourite Driefontein ($2.60) with Territory ($4.60) half a length behind in third. It was…

Hot Snitzel Back to Full Fitness Ahead of 2015 Southern Cross Stakes

Hot Snitzel Back to Full Fitness Ahead of 2015 Southern Cross Stakes

The Gerald Ryan-trained Hot Snitzel hasn’t been seen on the track since May last year following emergency colic surgery, however the gelding is ready to return at Royal Randwick today (Saturday) in the Group 3 Southern Cross Stakes (1200m). Hot Snitzel missed out on a spring campaign when he suddenly got sick but he has…

2015 Southern Cross Stakes Tips & Selections

2015 Southern Cross Stakes Tips & Selections

The Group 3 Southern Cross Stakes (1200m) is one of five black-type races running at Royal Randwick Racecourse this Saturday, marking the return of Fiveandahalfstar. The Anthony Cummings-trained gelding has been absent for 22 months after injuring his leg during his winning Group 1 BMW (2400m) ride in April 2013. His chances at scoring a…

Driefontein Looking Fab Ahead of 2015 Southern Cross Stakes

Driefontein Looking Fab Ahead of 2015 Southern Cross Stakes

Race favourite Driefontein is looking fabulous and is travelling sweetly as she prepares to salute for the punters in Saturday’s Southern Cross Stakes 2015 at Royal Randwick according to her trainer Gai Waterhouse. Waterhouse is gearing up for a super meeting for Apollo Stakes Day this weekend in Sydney, saddling up a host of livewire…

Clipperton to Mark his Territory in Southern Cross Stakes 2015

Clipperton to Mark his Territory in Southern Cross Stakes 2015

Sam Clipperton believes with a bit of luck he can get the job done in Saturday’s 2015 Southern Cross Stakes with one of the top chances in the Randwick showdown, Territory. Four horses are fighting for favouritism in tomorrow’s $150,000 Group 3 Adaptra Southern Cross Stakes (1200m), the handicap clash running as Apollo Stakes Day…

2015 Southern Cross Stakes Betting Update

2015 Southern Cross Stakes Betting Update

The Group 3 Southern Cross Stakes (1200m) is one of five black-type races running at Royal Randwick Racecourse this Saturday, attracting a field of nine sprinters. The Anthony Cummings-trained Fiveandahalfstars is set to make his return to racing after nearly two years on the sidelines in the race; however he’s considered a long shot at…

Cummings Excited for Southern Cross Return of Fiveandahalfstar

Cummings Excited for Southern Cross Return of Fiveandahalfstar

There is plenty of excitement surrounding the much awaited return of dual Group 1 winner Fiveandahalfstar who runs first-up after nearly two lengths away from racing in Saturday’s Southern Cross Stakes at Randwick. Trainer Anthony Cummings is particularly excited to welcome back to the track his Hotel Grand five-year-old, the gelding not having raced since…

Fiveandahalfstar Set to Resume in 2015 Southern Cross Stakes

Fiveandahalfstar Set to Resume in 2015 Southern Cross Stakes

Nine sprinters have accepted for the Group 3 Southern Cross Stakes (1200m), which is running at Royal Randwick Racecourse on Saturday. Headlining the field is the Anthony Cummings-trained Fiveandahalfstar, who is set to have his first run in just under two years. The five-year-old gelding enjoyed a successful autumn campaign back in 2013, finishing runner-up…

2015 Southern Cross Stakes Nominations Released

2015 Southern Cross Stakes Nominations Released

The Group 3 Southern Cross Stakes (1200m) is one of four Group races running at Royal Randwick Racecourse this Saturday, marking the official commencement of the autumn racing carnival. 14 sprinters were nominated for the race on Monday morning, which have been extended until 11:00am Tuesday for any potential late entries. More than half of…