News About Abbey Marie

Caulfield Cup 2017 Aim for Abbey Marie

Caulfield Cup 2017 Aim for Abbey Marie

Despite failing in her two latest Group 1 targets over the autumn, Abbey Marie will be given the chance to return to elite level form with trainer Michael Kent aiming the mare at the 2017 Caulfield Cup in Melbourne this spring. The well-bred daughter of Redoute’s Choice kicked off her career with three straight wins…

Circular Favourite in 2017 Matron Stakes Field & Betting

Circular Favourite in 2017 Matron Stakes Field & Betting

A favourable barrier one draw has seen the John O’Shea-trained Circular firm into favouritism for the Matron Stakes 2017 at Flemington Racecourse this Saturday in Melbourne. Run as the Schweppervescence Trophy, this year’s $150,000 Group 3 Matron Stakes (1600m) is set to jump as Flemington Race 6 at 3:15pm (AEDT) on ‘Super Saturday’. A capacity…

Winx Features in 2017 Australian Cup First Acceptances

Winx Features in 2017 Australian Cup First Acceptances

Australian Cup 2017 first acceptances for the Flemington Super Saturday showdown on March 11 closed this week with superstar mare Winx still in the mix despite being an unlikely final acceptor. On Tuesday Racing Victoria took first declarations for the Australian Guineas 2017 on March 4 as well as the $1.25 million Group 1 Newmarket…

2017 CF Orr Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

2017 CF Orr Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

Caulfield Racecourse hosts the year’s opening Group 1 race meeting with Ladbrokes C.F. Orr Stakes Day 2017 stealing the show in Melbourne today, Saturday February 11. A bumper nine-race card is set for the track and despite the heat wave in Sydney calling off the Winx Apollo Stakes Day card, Melbourne racing will go ahead…

Seven 2017 Queen Of The Turf Stakes Nominations for Waterhouse

Seven 2017 Queen Of The Turf Stakes Nominations for Waterhouse

The race’s record eight-time winning trainer Gai Waterhouse is back with seven of the 117 Queen Elizabeth Stakes 2017 nominations this Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival. One of four elite level features held at Royal Randwick on April 8 as part of The Championships Day 2 line-up, the $1 million Group 1 Coolmore Legacy Queen Of…

Black Heart Bart Heads 2017 CF Orr Stakes Nominations

Black Heart Bart Heads 2017 CF Orr Stakes Nominations

The Darren Weir-trained Black Heart Bart is the early favourite of the Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes 2017 nominations taken for the season’s opening Group 1 race running at Caulfield Racecourse this weekend. A total of 17 gallopers make up the early entries for this season’s edition of the $500,000 Group 1 Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes…

Abbey Marie First-Up in Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes 2017

Abbey Marie First-Up in Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes 2017

The BMW hope Abbey Marie is set to resume racing Saturday week and could race first-up in Group 1 class for the 2017 Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes at Caulfield Racecourse. The four-year-old daughter of Redoute’s Choice is only lightly-raced, but is undefeated having won all three career starts for her Cranbourne-based trainer Michael Kent. Her…

2017 Newmarket Handicap Considered for Supido

2017 Newmarket Handicap Considered for Supido

One of the premier Victorian sprint races on the cards this coming autumn for the Michael Kent-trained Supido who is being aimed at Flemington’s Newmarket Handicap 2017. The $1.25 Group 1 Lexus Newmarket Handicap (1200m) is set to run down the straight at Flemington Racecourse on Super Saturday, March 11, 2017. The Melbourne Autumn Racing…

2017 The BMW Aim for Abbey Marie

2017 The BMW Aim for Abbey Marie

Undefeated and lightly-raced mare Abbey Marie is being aimed at big things during the upcoming autumn racing season including a possible shot at weight-for-age The BMW 2017. Her Cranbourne-based trainer Michael Kent spoke to Racing Victoria this week and confirmed that he would love to take the Redoute’s Choice four-year-old up to Sydney for the…

Gallop to Determine Abbey Marie’s Course of Action

Gallop to Determine Abbey Marie’s Course of Action

Trainer Mick Kent has revealed that a piece of work at Sandown this morning will determine the course of action taken with Group 1 winner Abbey Marie. Abbey Marie has only made three competitive appearances at the races so far but remains unbeaten, and was last seen delivering a smart field a comfortable defeat in…