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Anatina Weighted for 2015 Monash Stakes Improvement

Anatina Weighted for 2015 Monash Stakes Improvement

A drop back in weight will give classy mare Anatina the chance to improve when she races in Saturday’s Sir John Monash Stakes 2015 at Caulfield Racecourse according to her locally-based trainer Robert Smerdon. Last time out the four-year-old daughter of Fastnet Rock carried 59kg with Craig Williams in the saddle to run four and…

2015 Sir John Monash Stakes Odds and Betting Update

2015 Sir John Monash Stakes Odds and Betting Update

12 runners remain in contention for Saturday’s featured Group 3 Sir John Monash Stakes (1100m) at Caulfield; offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Lord Of The Sky has undoubtedly found career-best form to date through his 2015 campaign so far and remains clear odds-on…

2015 Sir John Monash Stakes Nominations Feature Lord Of The Sky

2015 Sir John Monash Stakes Nominations Feature Lord Of The Sky

The final Group race of the season takes place at Melbourne’s Caulfield Racecourse on Saturday with Lord Of The Sky nominated to defend his title in the Sir John Monash Stakes 2015. The Robbie Laing-trained stallion won the race as a three-year-old last season, the now four-year-old son of Danerich after another weight-for-age winter win…

Anatina Unlikely for McEwen Stakes 2014

Anatina Unlikely for McEwen Stakes 2014

Trainer Robert Smerdon is unlikely to accept his smart mare Anatina for the 2014 McEwen Stakes in Melbourne on Saturday saving her from a clash with the world’s top rated sprinter Lankan Rupee. There were 13 sprinters nominated for Saturday’s edition of the $200,000 Group 2 Mitty’s McEwen Stakes (1000m) on Monday, those entries extended…

Lankan Rupee Included in McEwen Stakes Nominations

Lankan Rupee Included in McEwen Stakes Nominations

Thirteen runners have been nominated to take a position in this weekend’s Group 2 McEwen Stakes (1000m) at Moonee Valley Racecourse, undoubtedly highlighted by the likely return to racing of the world’s leading sprinter, Lankan Rupee. Contesting an outstanding record of nine race wins and three minor places from just 16 competitive starts so far,…

Hayes Confident in Polished Performance from Gregers

Hayes Confident in Polished Performance from Gregers

A strong and consistent performer through the 2014 autumn, trainer David Hayes is confident a drop in class for this afternoon’s Australian Defence Force Handicap (1100m) at Caulfield is precisely what is needed for Gregers to begin her Spring Racing Carnival in winning fashion. Failing to finish worse than fourth over five autumn starts, Gregers…

Tiger Tees Scores Upset Victory in The 2014 Galaxy

Tiger Tees Scores Upset Victory in The 2014 Galaxy

Well trialled six-year-old Tiger Tees has produced a strong turn of foot to hold on and claim a maiden Group 1 victory in The Galaxy (1100m) at Rosehill Gardens racecourse this afternoon ahead of a late charging Anatina and Villa Verde. Jumping from the stalls well, Tiger Tees settled in prime position on the heels…

Smart The Galaxy Field 2014 Released

Smart The Galaxy Field 2014 Released

A smart field of 14 sprinters will face off in the opening Group 1 at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday, final acceptances for the 2014 The Galaxy now out. There are three Group 1 features on Rosehill Guineas Day in Sydney this weekend, the first of which will run as Race 6 at 3:20pm (AEST) when…

Missy Longstocking onto Coolmore after 2013 Thoroughbred Club Stakes Win

Missy Longstocking onto Coolmore after 2013 Thoroughbred Club Stakes Win

The first Group race of Caulfield Guineas Day has been run and won with Brisbane visitor Missy Longstocking racing into 2013 Coolmore Stud Stakes contention with her breezy win in the $150,000 Group 3 Thoroughbred Club Stakes (1200m). The Liam Birchley-trained Sequalo filly was a $7,500 bargain buy as a weanling and has now won…

Missy Longstocking Runs in 2013 Thoroughbred Club Stakes Field

Missy Longstocking Runs in 2013 Thoroughbred Club Stakes Field

Missy Longstocking is the top-rated acceptor for the Thoroughbred Club Stakes 2013 which kicks off Group racing in Melbourne on Saturday for Caulfield Guineas Day. Set to run as Caulfield Race 2 at 12:50pm (AEST) this year’s $150,000 Group 3 Thoroughbred Club Stakes (1200m) has drawn a final field of 11 three-year-old fillies. In the…