News About 2016 CS Hayes Stakes

Tivaci Wins 2016 CS Hayes Stakes in Protest

Tivaci Wins 2016 CS Hayes Stakes in Protest

UPDATE: The Mike Moroney-trained Tivaci has been crowned 2016 CS Hayes Stakes winner following a 2nd vs 1st protest. First past the post Palentino was found to have caused interference at the 900m mark, pushing Tivaci six horses wide. Stewards found Tivaci would have been ahead at the post should interference not have occured.   EARLIER…

2016 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

2016 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

Flemington Racecourse is the scene for today’s headline meet, and boasts four black type races highlighted by the featured Group 1 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes (1000m). It is a fine day in the greater Melbourne metropolitan area today and the Flemington track has been rated a Good 3 following only 2.4mm of ran over the…

Palentino to Atone in CS Hayes Stakes

Palentino to Atone in CS Hayes Stakes

Darren Weir is thrilled with the condition of Palentino and is confident the horse is ready to run a big race in Saturday’s Group 3 CS Hayes Stakes (1400m) at Flemington Racecourse. Palentino has only appeared at the races four times competitively, but immediately stamped himself as a colt to follow when debuting for second…

Lizard Island Primed for CS Hayes Stakes Return

Lizard Island Primed for CS Hayes Stakes Return

Lizard Island was a strong and consistent performer through the recent Spring Carnival, and trainer Pat Hyland is confident the three-year-old is primed for a strong first-up performance in Saturday’s Group 3 CS Hayes Stakes (1400m) at Flemington. Posting one wins and six minors through his nine career starts so far, Lizard Island immediately stamped…

2016 CS Hayes Stakes Betting Odds & Tips

2016 CS Hayes Stakes Betting Odds & Tips

This Saturday in Melbourne the CS Hayes Stakes 2016 features a class field of Australian Guineas types, betting odds and tips for the Flemington showdown detailed below. There are a dozen three-year-old colts and geldings facing off in this year’s $150,000 Group 3 CS Hayes Stakes (1400m), which runs as Race 6 at 3:25pm (local)…

Rails Run for River Wild in 2016 CS Hayes Stakes Field

Rails Run for River Wild in 2016 CS Hayes Stakes Field

Gai Waterhouse’s hope at back-to-back CS Hayes Stakes wins has been boosted by the gun barrier one draw for her in-form hopeful River Wild in this Saturday’s Flemington clash. Set to run as Flemington Race 6 at 3:25pm (local) on Black Caviar Lightning Day, this year’s $150,000 Group 3 CS Hayes Stakes (1400m) attracted a…

Tivaci Big Chance in 2016 CS Hayes Stakes Field

Tivaci Big Chance in 2016 CS Hayes Stakes Field

Internationally performed jockey Craig Williams has described his mount in Saturday’s CS Hayes Stakes 2016 field Tivaci as one of the main chances in the three-years-old clash on Black Caviar Lightning Day in Melbourne. A host of top three-year-old colts and geldings bound for bigger things this Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival will face off at…

Lizard Island Leads 2016 CS Hayes Stakes Nominations

Lizard Island Leads 2016 CS Hayes Stakes Nominations

Pat Hyland’s returning Caulfield Guineas runner-up Lizard Island is the highest-rated nomination taken for the CS Hayes Stakes 2016 on Black Caviar Lightning Day at Flemington Racecourse this weekend. One of the key support races on the card, this year’s $150,000 Group 3 CS Hayes Stakes (1400m) has attracted 16 three-year-old colts and geldings at…

Perfect Reflection Debuts for Weir in The Vanity 2016

Perfect Reflection Debuts for Weir in The Vanity 2016

After a stellar weekend of racing in Melbourne for CF Orr Stakes Day, the meeting’s four-time winning trainer and luckless runner-up in the Group 1 Darren Weir will debut his former WA-trained filly Perfect Reflection this Saturday in Flemington’s 2016 The Vanity. Weir celebrated a quartet Caulfield wins over the weekend including the Autumn Stakes…

Lizard Island Primed for Australian Guineas Campaign

Lizard Island Primed for Australian Guineas Campaign

Trainer Pat Hyland has been thrilled with the benefit stable star Lizard Island has taken from his time away from racing and has revealed the three-year-old is in great condition ahead of his 2016 Australian Guineas campaign. Lizard Island was undoubtedly the most underrated three-year-old of the recent Spring Carnival, but stamped himself as one…