News About 2015 Tramway Stakes

2015 Epsom Aim for Tramway Winner Hooked

2015 Epsom Aim for Tramway Winner Hooked

Epsom Handicap 2015 bound stallion Hooked surprised even his trainer John Thompson running out of his skin in an impressive all-the-way effort to take out the Tramway Stakes at Royal Randwick on Chelmsford Stakes Day. Thompson said pre-race the widely-drawn Casino Prince stallion would run a cheeky race in the $175,000 Group 2 Tattersalls Club…

Tramway Stakes 2015 Tips & Selections

Tramway Stakes 2015 Tips & Selections

This weekend the feature race meeting in Sydney is Chelmsford Stakes Day at Randwick Racecourse, one of the black-type majors on the program being the 2015 Tramway Stakes – betting tips for which can be found right here. Running as Randwick Race 7 at 4:25pm (AEST), this year’s $175,000 Group 2 Tattersalls Club Tramway Stakes…

First Seal Favourite in 2015 Tramway Stakes Betting

First Seal Favourite in 2015 Tramway Stakes Betting

Group 1 winning mare First Seal is race favourite for her delayed four-year-old debut in the Tramway Stakes 2015 in Sydney on Saturday as part of the Chelmsford Stakes Day action at Randwick Racecourse. A bumper final field of 14 starters plus four emergencies is engaged for the $175,000 Group 2 Tattersalls Club Tramway Stakes…

Protectionist Tops 2015 Tramway Stakes Field

Protectionist Tops 2015 Tramway Stakes Field

German expat and reigning Melbourne Cup winner Protectionist is the highest-rated acceptor for this Saturday’s Tramway Stakes 2015 at Randwick, the now Kris Lees-trained champ kicking off his spring on Chelmsford Stakes Day. A capacity field of gallopers is engaged to face off in the $175,000 Group 2 Tattersalls Club Tramway Stakes (1400m) this Sydney…

Epsom Handicap 2015 Target for Hooked

Epsom Handicap 2015 Target for Hooked

John Thompson is looking forward to the race return of his 2015 Epsom Handicap-bound galloper Hooked who will clash with star stablemate First Seal first-up in Saturday’s Tramway Stakes in Sydney. A competitive three-year-old with runs including a fourth in the 2013 Spring Champion Stakes and third in the 2014 ATC Derby behind Criterion, Hooked’s…

First Seal Set for Tramway Stakes 2015 First-Up

First Seal Set for Tramway Stakes 2015 First-Up

A smart piece of work at Rosehill Gardens last Saturday has trainer John Thompson confident his early Epsom Handicap favourite First Seal can get the job done first-up in this weekend’s 2015 Tramway Stakes. Originally Thompson planned to run the Flight Stakes winner in the Group 2 Warwick Stakes (1400m) on August 24, but she…

2015 Tramway Stakes Nominations Feature Protectionist

2015 Tramway Stakes Nominations Feature Protectionist

Last year’s Melbourne Cup winning German galloper Protectionist is a dual nominee on the Randwick race card this Saturday including holding an entry in the Tramway Stakes 2015. Now prepared down under by Kris Lees, the Monsun six-year-old had an unremarkable autumn that finished with a Sydney Cup seventh from which he resumes this weekend….

Tramway Stakes Title Defence for Lucia Valentina

Tramway Stakes Title Defence for Lucia Valentina

Kris Lees’ talented mare Lucia Valentina ran a nice Newcastle trial on Monday ahead of her first-up spring run in Saturday week’s 2015 Tramway Stakes, a race she won in her resuming run last year. The now five-year-old daughter of Savabeel took out the Royal Randwick handicap first-up last Sydney Spring Racing Carnival and on…

2015 Tramway Stakes Return For First Seal

2015 Tramway Stakes Return For First Seal

After a foot abscess saw her scratched from her first-up assignment last weekend, John Thompson’s Group 1 winning mare First Seal is now set to return to racing at Randwick Racecourse in next month’s Tramway Stakes 2015. Thompson had the daughter of Fastnet Rock accepted to make her four-year-old debut last Saturday in the Group…

2015 Epsom Handicap Hope Rudy Wins Trial

2015 Epsom Handicap Hope Rudy Wins Trial

Epsom Handicap 2015 bound Queenslander Rudy showed he was ready for a big spring campaign targeting a Group 1 Sydney win with a winning barrier trial at the Gold Coast this week. The Helen Page-trained Red Dazzler five-year-old won the opening heat of the Tuesday morning trials at the Gold Coast with a smart two…