News About 2016 Standish Handicap

Standish Winner Durendal Targets 2016 Australia Stakes

Standish Winner Durendal Targets 2016 Australia Stakes

Moonee Valley’s Australia Stakes 2016 later this month is shaping up as the most likely next-up target for the flying Durendal who took out the Group 3 Standish Handicap (1200m) at Flemington on New Year’s Day. The Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra-trained Medaglia D’Oro four-year-old made it three wins on the trot and back-to-back victories…

2016 Standish Handicap Betting Tips

2016 Standish Handicap Betting Tips

The Standish Handicap 2016 headlines the New Year’s Day race line-up at Flemington Racecourse in Melbourne on Friday, January 1, betting tips and odds for the sprint showdown detailed below. There are 12 in the mix for this season’s $150,000 Group 3 Standish Handicap (1200m) that is set to run as Flemington Race 7 at…

Durendal Leads 2016 Standish Handicap Field & Odds

Durendal Leads 2016 Standish Handicap Field & Odds

Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra’s in-form local sprinter Durendal has opened clear favourite of the Standish Handicap 2016 final acceptances for Flemington’s New Year’s Day feature race in Melbourne on Friday. A dozen hopes are set to face off in Flemington Race 7 at 4:06pm (AEST) on January 1 with the $150,000 Group 3 Standish…

2016 Standish Handicap Nominations & Weights

2016 Standish Handicap Nominations & Weights

Racing action on New Year’s Day this Friday, January 1, is headlined by the Standish Handicap 2016 at Flemington Racecourse where Churchill Dancer is allocated equal top weight of the nominations taken. A total of 15 early entries are in the mix for this summer’s $150,000 Group 3 Standish Handicap (1200m) with the David Hayes…

Standish Handicap 2016 Option for Boomwaa

Standish Handicap 2016 Option for Boomwaa

A recent edition to the Caulfield stables of Henry Dwyer, Boomwaa races at Flemington Racecourse this weekend ahead of a possible 2016 Standish Handicap run back at the track on New Year’s Day. Dwyer is weighing up Melbourne Summer Racing Carnival options for Mutawaajid four-year-old Boomwaa who debuted for him on November 28 when fading…

2016 Standish Handicap Aim for Sistine Demon

2016 Standish Handicap Aim for Sistine Demon

Caulfield’s Andrew Noblet is hoping for better luck with Sistine Demon this weekend at Flemington, a track the six-year-old could return to on New Year’s Day for the Standish Handicap 2016. First-up the Excites gelding was beaten only a length after a luckless run at Moonee Valley over 1000m behind Grane. This weekend the chestnut,…

Churchill Dancer on Trial for Standish Handicap 2016

Churchill Dancer on Trial for Standish Handicap 2016

This Saturday the David Hayes & Tom Dabernig-trained sprinter Churchill Dancer goes on trial for a 2016 Standish Handicap assignment at Flemington in January when he takes to the Moonee Valley track over 1000m. A five-year-old son of Churchill Downs, the five-time winning gelding is one of 12 hopefuls running in Race 7 on Saturday…

2016 Standish Handicap Target for Lonrockstar

2016 Standish Handicap Target for Lonrockstar

John Sadler’s is looking for a nice first-up run for his returning six-year-old Lonrockstar at Moonee Valley this weekend eyeing a Standish Handicap 2016 run at Flemington Racecourse on New Year’s Day. Lonhro gelding Lonrockstar has won five of his 24 starts to date with his latest success being over 1100m at Flemington in late…