News About 2016 Civic Stakes

Ninth Legion Wins 2016 Civic Stakes – Results

Ninth Legion Wins 2016 Civic Stakes – Results

The decision to return to Sydney with Ninth Legion provided the right result for trainer Peter Robl with the galloper winning the Civic Stakes 2016 at Rosehill Gardens on the weekend. Originally Fastnet Rock six-year-old Ninth Legion was a dual acceptor across two states last Saturday. Former champion jockey turned trainer Robl however opted to…

2016 Civic Stakes Betting Tips

2016 Civic Stakes Betting Tips

Sydney Winter Racing Carnival Black-Type action continues this Saturday at Rosehill Gardens with the Civic Stakes 2016, betting tips for the sprint clash featured below. Due to jump as Rosehill Race 7 at 3:05pm (AEST), this year’s $100,000 Listed Civic Stakes (1350m) field features nine runners. Of the small line-up the best in Civic Stakes…

Oxford Poet Leads Civic Stakes 2016 Odds

Oxford Poet Leads Civic Stakes 2016 Odds

Kim Waugh’s in-form Wyong galloper Oxford Poet is early favourite in 2016 Civic Stakes betting at Rosehill Racecourse this Saturday in Sydney. The $100,000 Listed Civic Stakes (1350m) features a final field of nine sprinters and runs as Rosehill Race 7 at 3:05pm (AEST) on the nine-race card this weekend. Of the runners in the…

2016 Civic Stakes Over Glasshouse for Ninth Legion

2016 Civic Stakes Over Glasshouse for Ninth Legion

Former champion hoop turned trainer Peter Robl has confirmed the stable’s last start Eye Liner Stakes winner Ninth Legion will head home to Sydney for a Civic Stakes 2016 run at Rosehill Gardens this Saturday. The Fastnet Rock six-year-old was also accepted for a Sunshine Coast run on Caloundra Cup Day in the $175,000 Listed…

Ninth Legion Leads 2016 Civic Stakes Field

Ninth Legion Leads 2016 Civic Stakes Field

Peter Robl’s last start Eye Liner Stakes winner Ninth Legion leads Sydney’s Civic Stakes 2016 field on Saturday but is a dual acceptor across two states on the weekend. A six-year-old son of Fastnet Rock, Ninth Legion is in the final fields for both the $100,000 Listed Civic Stakes (1350m) at Rosehill Gardens as well…

Better Not Blue Happy Ahead of Civic Stakes 2016

Better Not Blue Happy Ahead of Civic Stakes 2016

Kembla Grange trainer Michelle Ritchie is definitely not feeling blue ahead of her smart galloper Better Not Blue’s run in the 2016 Civic Stakes at Rosehill Gardens this weekend. Ritchie has kept her Churchill Downs four-year-old lightly-raced this campaign with a carefully executed autumn – winter preparation that culminates on Saturday in the $100,000 Listed…

Royal Island Races for Spring Group 1 Targets

Royal Island Races for Spring Group 1 Targets

Caulfield horseman John Salanitri will use the weekend run of his rising seven-year-old Royal Island as a guide to whether the horse is up to a Group 1 spring assignment later this campaign in Melbourne. The Dubawi gelding is still relatively lightly-raced for his age with 24 runs for six wins to date, which he’ll…

Civic Stakes 2016 Swansong for Vergara

Civic Stakes 2016 Swansong for Vergara

Gerald Ryan’s Group 3 winning mare Vergara will race first-up in the 2016 Civic Stakes this Saturday in her final career start before heading to the breeding barn. A five-year-old daughter of Snippetson, Vergara is one of a dozen nominees for the $100,000 Listed Civic Stakes (1350m) at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse this weekend. She is…

Oxford Poet Set for 2016 Civic Stakes Distance

Oxford Poet Set for 2016 Civic Stakes Distance

The step up in distance at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday is set to suit Wyong-trained galloper Oxford Poet according to his trainer Kim Waugh who is confident the galloper can score his maiden Black-Type win. Only 10 gallopers were nominated for this year’s $100,000 Listed Civic Stakes (1350m) on Monday, entries for the Sydney Winter…

2016 Civic Stakes Nominations Released

2016 Civic Stakes Nominations Released

Ten runners have been included in 2016 Civic Stakes nominations; highlighted by the pending appearance of a number of exciting sprinters at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse on Saturday. Snippets Land has returned to racing in great form this time and has been included in 2016 Civic Stakes nominations by trainers Peter and Paul Snowden. Posting six…