News About 2015 Villiers Stakes

Favourite Peace Force Out of Lough Neagh Stakes Field

Favourite Peace Force Out of Lough Neagh Stakes Field

Race favourite Peace Force has officially been scratched from the 2015 Lough Neagh Stakes field in Brisbane this weekend due to a joint injury. The Gerald Ryan-trained Bernardini mare from Sydney was leading betting for Doomben’s $175,000 Listed Jones Retail Lough Neagh Stakes (1350m) that she was accepted for in favour of a run in…

Avdulla Choses Happy Clapper in Villiers Stakes 2015

Avdulla Choses Happy Clapper in Villiers Stakes 2015

Jockey Brenton Avdulla has opted to stay aboard the in-form Patrick Webster-trained Happy Clapper for the horse’s Group 2 bid in the 2015 Villiers Stakes this Saturday at Royal Randwick. Avdulla had the option of two mounts in this summer’s $250,000 Group 2 Inglis Villiers Stakes (1600m) with rides available on both Happy Clapper and…

2015 Villiers Stakes Betting Tips

2015 Villiers Stakes Betting Tips

The feature race of the weekend takes place in Sydney at Randwick Racecourse with a capacity field engaged for the Villiers Stakes 2015, betting tips for which are detailed below. Twenty milers face off in this summer’s $250,000 Group 2 Inglis Villiers Stakes (1600m), due to jump as Randwick Race 7 at 4:25pm (AEST), with…

Casino Dancer Tough 2015 Villiers Stakes Chance

Casino Dancer Tough 2015 Villiers Stakes Chance

Jockey Glyn Schofield has described his Villiers Stakes 2015 ride Casino Dancer as a “machine” and rates the super tough mare a livewire hope in the Royal Randwick summer showdown on Saturday. A bumper field of 20 milers face off in this year’s $250,000 Group 2 Inglis Villiers Stakes (1600m) including a host of last-start…

Happy Clapper Tops Villiers Stakes 2015 Odds

Happy Clapper Tops Villiers Stakes 2015 Odds

Patrick Webster’s in-form improver Happy Clapper has opened clear favourite to win the feature Sydney Summer Racing Carnival feature of the weekend with a Royal Randwick victory in the 2015 Villiers Stakes. A full field of 20 hopefuls face off in this year’s $250,000 Group 2 Inglis Villiers Stakes (1600m), the mile handicap due to…

Tinto Chases 2016 Doncaster Ballot Win in Villiers Stakes

Tinto Chases 2016 Doncaster Ballot Win in Villiers Stakes

Toowoomba trainer Rex Lipp could send his smart mare Tinto to the paddock ahead of an autumn campaign targeting the Doncaster Mile 2015 should she win Saturday’s Villiers Stakes at Royal Randwick. A ballot exemption for the Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival’s $3 million Group 1 Doncaster Mile (1600m) at Randwick in April is on offer…

2016 Magic Millions Cup Calls For Peace Force

2016 Magic Millions Cup Calls For Peace Force

Sydney’s Gerald Ryan will take his Magic Millions Cup 2016 bound mare Peace Force to Brisbane this Saturday for a sprint feature at Doomben Racecourse as she gears up for a $1 million Gold Coast run next month. Formerly prepared by John O’Shea, the now six-year-old daughter of Bernardini was a dual nominee across both…

It’s Somewhat Tops 2015 Villiers Stakes Field & Weights

It’s Somewhat Tops 2015 Villiers Stakes Field & Weights

The John O’Shea-trained It’s Somewhat leads the field and weights for the Villiers Stakes 2015 in Sydney as the summer racing action continues at Randwick Racecourse on Saturday. Due to jump as Randwick Race 7 at 4:25pm (AEST), this year’s $250,000 Group 2 Inglis Villiers Stakes (1600m) features a bumper field of 20 starters led…

Rhythm To Spare Works Well Ahead of 2015 Villiers Stakes

Rhythm To Spare Works Well Ahead of 2015 Villiers Stakes

Michael Moroney’s last start Kilmore Cup winner Rhythm To Spare put in a solid piece of work at home in Melbourne on Tuesday morning ahead of his Sydney raid this weekend in the Villiers Stakes 2015. The Royal Randwick summer feature attracted 26 nominations this season with local gelding Happy Clapper early favourite to win…

Weight Relief for Happy Clapper in Villiers Stakes 2015

Weight Relief for Happy Clapper in Villiers Stakes 2015

The drop back to the minimum on Saturday in the 2015 Villiers Stakes will come as a relief for the in-form favourite Happy Clapper who still has a task ahead of him according to trainer Patrick Webster. All-in markets for the $250,000 Group 2 Villiers Stakes (1600m) at Randwick Racecourse this weekend have Webster’s Teofilo…