News About 2016 Sapphire Stakes

2016 Sapphire Stakes Results: Two Blue Wins the Last

2016 Sapphire Stakes Results: Two Blue Wins the Last

Wyong trainer Kristen Buchanan celebrated the first Group win of her career thanks to a gutsy all-the-way victory in the last at Randwick Racecourse on Day 2 ‘The Championships’ with Two Blue in the Sapphire Stakes 2016. A rising eight-year-old, the honest daughter of Dubleo lined-up for her 38th career start and enjoyed her eighth…

Sapphire Stakes Ideal for Vezalay

Sapphire Stakes Ideal for Vezalay

Co-trainer Troy Corstens has been thrilled with the form displayed by Vezalay since her arrival in Sydney and is confident the mare is ready to run a big race in the Group 2 Sapphire Stakes (1200m) on Day 2 of The Championships at Royal Randwick. Vezalay was a strong and consistent performer for Leon and…

2016 Sapphire Stakes Tips and Betting Preview

2016 Sapphire Stakes Tips and Betting Preview

A talented and capacity field of fillies and mares has been confirmed for Saturday’s 2016 Group 2 Sapphire Stakes (1200m) at Royal Randwick; offering punters particularly good value from a betting perspective. Bounding is yet to find peak condition this time but interestingly remains outright $6 favourite in Sapphire Stakes betting markets at ahead of…

Bounding Heads 2016 Sapphire Stakes Field & Odds

Bounding Heads 2016 Sapphire Stakes Field & Odds

The Peter & Paul Snowden-trained Bounding has opened early favourite in the Sapphire Stakes 2016 betting markets for the card closer at Randwick Racecourse this Saturday in Sydney. Day 2 of ‘The Championships’ features a bumper 10 race program for Queen Elizabeth Stakes Day, the meeting’s final event being the $300,000 Group 2 Sensis Sapphire…

2016 Sapphire Stakes Nominations Feature Griante

2016 Sapphire Stakes Nominations Feature Griante

David Brideoake’s last start The Galaxy winner Griante is the headline nomination taken for the Sapphire Stakes 2016 on Day 2 of ‘The Championships’ at Royal Randwick this weekend. One of the key support races on the Queen Elizabeth Stakes Day program outside the four elite level majors, this year’s $300,000 Group 2 Sapphire Stakes…