News About 2016 Lightning Stakes

2016 Lightning Stakes Winner Viddora Melbourne Bound

2016 Lightning Stakes Winner Viddora Melbourne Bound

The Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival riches are calling for Lloyd Kennewell’s progressive filly Viddora who posted a Black-Type win at home in Morphettville’s Lightning Stakes 2016 over the weekend. The daughter of I Am Invincible enjoyed a win in her final start as a three-year-old with a narrow long-neck victory over Ocean Embers ($6) in…

Cocoa Doll Primed for Lightning Stakes

Cocoa Doll Primed for Lightning Stakes

Trainer Phillip Stokes is confident that talented filly Cocoa Doll will figure as a legitimate chance of success in Saturday’s Listed Lightning Stakes (1050m) at Morphettville Racecourse, should she receive luck from a wide draw. Cocoa Doll has returned to racing in smart form this time and has steadily built to the task through three…

2016 Lightning Stakes Odds and Betting Preview

2016 Lightning Stakes Odds and Betting Preview

Sixteen sprinters will line up for the Listed Lightning Stakes (1050m) at Morphettville on Saturday, and the depth of talent has led to betting markets for the feature race representing particularly good value to punters. Sword Of Light has not been seen at the races since finishing mid-field in the Listed Festival Of Racing 1000…

Sixteen Included in Lightning Stakes Field

Sixteen Included in Lightning Stakes Field

Sixteen sprinters have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s Listed Lightning Stakes (1050m) at Morphettville Racecourse; highlighted by the inclusion of a number of exciting racing prospects. John McArdle has set Power Trip for a final black type tilt as a two-year-old in the 2016 Lightning Stakes field, but the colt will undoubtedly…

Showpero On Show in 2016 Lightning Stakes

Showpero On Show in 2016 Lightning Stakes

Undefeated local filly Showpero will attempt to keep her flawless record in check this weekend stepping up to Black-Type company for the first time in Adelaide’s Lightning Stakes 2016. Attracting a huge list of nominations, this year’s $100,000 Listed Lightning Stakes (1050m) takes place at Morphettville Racecourse on Saturday and is the maiden stakes assignment…

Karlovasi Tops 2016 Lightning Stakes Nominations

Karlovasi Tops 2016 Lightning Stakes Nominations

The feature race in Adelaide this Saturday is the Lighting Stakes 2016 at Morphettville Racecourse, nominations for which are led by Richard Jolly’s in-form young sprinter Karlovasi. The three-year-old Reaan gelding is one of a bumper 34 nominations taken for this year’s edition of the $100,000 Listed Lightning Stakes (1050m) open only to two and…

Athena Lass On To 2016 Lightning Stakes

Athena Lass On To 2016 Lightning Stakes

Lindsay Park’s David Hayes is considering a trip to Adelaide at the end of the month for a shot at the Lightning Stakes 2016 with Athena Lass after her smart win on debut this week. The two-year-old daughter of Snitzel blitzed a recent 900m trial on a Heavy (10) track at Wangaratta before the filly’s…

2016 Lightning Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

2016 Lightning Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

The next Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival Group 1 race lights up Flemington Racecourse this Saturday with the 2016 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes running down the straight, our exclusive form guide and betting preview for the sprint classic found below. Due to run as Flemington Race 7 at 4:05pm (local), seven sprinters line-up in this season’s…

2016 Black Caviar Lightning Odds: Chautauqua vs Exosphere

2016 Black Caviar Lightning Odds: Chautauqua vs Exosphere

It is a tight Black Caviar Lightning 2016 betting affair ahead of this Saturday’s Flemington feature with experienced sprint champion Chautauqua firming into equal favourite with Godolphin’s gun three-year-old Exosphere in the latest markets. Stealing the show in Melbourne this weekend, the $750,000 Group 1 Black Caviar Lightning (1000m) may have only attracted seven runners…

2016 Black Caviar Lightning Field Features Seven Sprinters

2016 Black Caviar Lightning Field Features Seven Sprinters

A small but top class field of just seven sprinters is set to face off in the feature race at Flemington Racecourse this Saturday – the Black Caviar Lighting 2016. Former the Lightning Stakes, this year’s $750,000 Group 1 Black Caviar Lightning (1000m) runs as Race 7 at 4:05pm (local) and steals the show in…