News About Adelaide Autumn Carnival

Malaguerra in Good Condition Ahead of The Goodwood

Malaguerra in Good Condition Ahead of The Goodwood

Trainer Peter Gelagotis is confident that Malaguerra will prove extremely tough to beat when he returns from a freshen-up in the Group 1 The Goodwood (1200m) at Morphettville on Saturday-week. Malaguerra has been a standout performer for the Gelagotis operation since he was transferred from the care of Lee & Anthony Freedman prior to the…

Odeon Primed for 2017 SA Derby

Odeon Primed for 2017 SA Derby

Co-trainer Simon Zahra is confident that Odeon will relish a step up to 2500m when he takes his place in Saturday’s featured 2017 Group 1 SA Derby at Morphettville Racecourse. Odeon has returned to the races in outstanding condition this time in and will carry winning form into his 2017 South Australian Derby appearance after…

Tonopah Holds Off Prince Of Penzance in RA Lee Stakes

Tonopah Holds Off Prince Of Penzance in RA Lee Stakes

Tonopah has withstood a late charge by Melbourne Cup hero Prince Of Penzance to win the Group 3 RA Lee Stakes (1600m) at Adelaide’s Morphettville Racecourse this afternoon. Tonopah continued to drift in betting in the hours leading up to jump this afternoon, but experienced a carefree start and was settled just off the early…

Chabaud Too Good in SA Fillies Classic

Chabaud Too Good in SA Fillies Classic

Chabaud has defied a big drift in betting at Morphettville Racecourse this afternoon with an impressive performance for a dominant win in the Group 3 SA Fillies Classic (2500m). Chabaud was confirmed to be partnered by leading Victorian hoop Dwayne Dunn in the South Australian Fillies Classic, but was charged with overcoming something of a…

The Goodwood Next for Super One

The Goodwood Next for Super One

Trainer Lee Freedman is pleased with the condition of Singaporean import Super One, and has revealed the three-year-old will be set for an appearance on the 2016 The Goodwood (1200m) at Morphettville on Saturday week. Super One failed to make much of an impact through a brief spring campaign upon arriving in Australia; running second…

Royal Rumble Macdonald’s Pick in SA Derby

Royal Rumble Macdonald’s Pick in SA Derby

Trainer Leon Macdonald will launch a two-pronged attack in Saturday’s Group 1 South Australian Derby (2500m), but rates classy three-year-old Royal Rumble as his best chance of success in the feature race at Morphettville. Royal Rumble has returned to racing in particularly smart form this time; finishing outside the first three only once in eight…

2016 Robert Sangster Stakes Results: Precious Gem Claims Upset

2016 Robert Sangster Stakes Results: Precious Gem Claims Upset

Outsider Precious Gem has produced a career-best performance at Morphettville this afternoon to take out the featured Group 1 Robert Sangster Stakes (1200m) from Sheidel in a photo finish. Precious Gem was allocated the ideal barrier 6 for her run in the Robert Sangster Stakes and used the barrier to her advantage when jumping well…

Abbey Marie is the 2016 Australasian Oaks Winner

Abbey Marie is the 2016 Australasian Oaks Winner

Abbey Marie has broken through for a maiden win at the highest level in only her third career start this afternoon; producing a perfectly-timed sprint to win the featured Group 1 Australasian Oaks (2000m) at Morphettville this afternoon. Abbey Marie had not raced over a distance greater than 1440m leading into the Australasian Oaks, but…

Faatinah is the 2016 Euclase Stakes Winner

Faatinah is the 2016 Euclase Stakes Winner

Lindsay Park has claimed a black type win at Morphettville this afternoon as Faatinah sustained a strong enough sprint to beat a fast-finishing Sooboog to the line in the Group 2 Euclase Stakes (1200m). Faatinah was rated only a slight chance of success in the Euclase Stakes at double-figure odds, but did his chances no…

Super One Too Good in DC McKay Stakes

Super One Too Good in DC McKay Stakes

Singaporean import Super One has perhaps displayed some of his best form to date at Adelaide’s Morphettville Racecourse this afternoon; leading from start to finish to win the Group 3 DC McKay Stakes (1100m) by more than a length. Super One arrived in Australia prior to the 2015 Spring Carnival to reasonably high expectations after…