News About 2016 Flight Stakes

Waterhouse Wins Ninth Flight Stakes with Global Glamour

Waterhouse Wins Ninth Flight Stakes with Global Glamour

Sydney’s leading lady of racing Gai Waterhouse celebrated her ninth Flight Stakes win on Saturday with Global Glamour, sharing the Group 1 Epsom Handicap Day success with co-trainer Adrian Bott.

Gai Waterhouse celebrated her ninth Flight Stakes win in 2016 with Global Glamour. Photo: Steve Hart.

Waterhouse continued her dominant record in the three-year-old fillies’ classic that she ...

2016 Epsom Handicap Day Scratchings & Track Report

2016 Epsom Handicap Day Scratchings & Track Report

The Sydney Spring Racing Carnival hits fever pitch this afternoon, Saturday October 1, with an all-Black-Type Epsom Handicap Day 2016 card running at Royal Randwick Racecourse.

Who Shot Thebarman is firming favourite to win the 2016 The Metropolitan Handicap on Epsom Day in Sydney. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The weather in Sydney today is forecast to be cloudy, ...

Flight Stakes 2016 Tips, Odds & Form Guide

Flight Stakes 2016 Tips, Odds & Form Guide

Kicking off the hat-trick of Group 1 races at Royal Randwick in Sydney on Saturday is the 2016 Flight Stakes, tips and a full form guide for the three-year-old fillies’ feature found below.

Odds-on favourite Yankee Rose looks hard to beat in the 2016 Flight Stakes in Sydney on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Running as Epsom Handicap Day ...

2016 Flight Stakes Betting Update: Yankee Rose Odds-On

2016 Flight Stakes Betting Update: Yankee Rose Odds-On

After the shock scratching of Omei Sword from the Flight Stakes 2016, the David Vandyke-trained Yankee Rose is the new odds-on favourite to win the fillies’ mile showdown at Randwick Racecourse on Saturday.

Yankee Rose is the new odds-on favourite in Flight Stakes 2016 betting on the Group 1 at Royal Randwick on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Chris ...

Omei Sword Out of Flight Stakes 2016 and Spring

Omei Sword Out of Flight Stakes 2016 and Spring

The promising spring carnival campaign of Saturday’s odds-on 2016 Flight Stakes favourite Omei Sword has come to an abrupt end with the Chris Waller-trained filly suffering a respiratory infection.

Omei Sword has scratched out of the 2016 Flight Stakes field with a respiratory infection and will now be sent for a spell. Photo: Steve Hart.

Waller scratched the three-year-old ...

Yankee Rose Heads 2016 Flight Stakes Field

Yankee Rose Heads 2016 Flight Stakes Field

David Vandyke’s Group 1 winning filly Yankee Rose leads a small eight-starter field of three-year-olds facing off in Saturday’s Flight Stakes 2016 at Royal Randwick Racecourse on Epsom Handicap Day.

Yankee Rose is the only previous Group 1 winner in the 2016 Flight Stakes field at Randwick this Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Set to run as Randwick ...

Zunbaqa Leads 2016 Edward Manifold Stakes Nominations

Zunbaqa Leads 2016 Edward Manifold Stakes Nominations

The Lindsay Park-trained Zunbaqa is the to-rated filly among the bumper Edward Manifold Stakes 2016 nominations for the Turnbull Stakes Day feature at Flemington Racecourse on Sunday.

Zunbaqa is one of the headline fillies nominated for the 2016 Edward Manifold Stakes at Flemington Racecourse on Sunday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

One of five Group races spread across the Melbourne ...

2016 Flight Stakes Nominations: Foxplay Leads Waller Five

2016 Flight Stakes Nominations: Foxplay Leads Waller Five

Chris Waller dominates the Flight Stakes 2016 nominations for the three-year-old fillies’ feature at Randwick Racecourse on Saturday with Foxplay one of five entries in the Group 1 for the stable.

Foxplay is one of five Chris Waller-trained 2016 Flight Stakes nominations for Royal Randwick on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Waller is after his first success in the $500,000 Group ...

2016 Thousand Guineas Second Acceptances Feature Yankee Rose

2016 Thousand Guineas Second Acceptances Feature Yankee Rose

David Vandyke’s Group 1 winner Yankee Rose is one of the highest-rated Thousand Guineas 2016 second acceptances taken by Racing Victoria (RV) this week for the October 8 classic at Caulfield Racecourse.

Yankee Rose leads the 2016 Thousand Guineas ballot after second declarations for the Caulfield Guineas Day feature. Photo: Steve Hart.

Held at the same meeting as ...

2016 Crown Oaks Nominations Feature Omei Sword

2016 Crown Oaks Nominations Feature Omei Sword

Chris Waller’s gun Sydney-trained filly Omei Sword is one of the most notable Crown Oaks 2016 nominations taken by Racing Victoria (RV) this week for the Flemington Racecourse feature.

Omei Sword represents Sydney trainer Chris Waller in the 2016 Crown Oaks nominations for the Flemington feature on November 3. Photo: Steve Hart.

Running on the third day of the ...