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Samaready Is 2012 Blue Diamond Stakes Top Race Tip

Samaready Is 2012 Blue Diamond Stakes Top Race Tip

After her spectacular win last start, Samaready appears the top tip to win the $1 million Blue Diamond Stakes at Caulfield racecourse tomorrow February 25, 2012. The speedy More Than Ready filly has won both her previous race starts, with her most recent being in the Group 3 Blue Diamond Prelude on February 11. Samaready…

Blue Diamond Stakes Odds 2012 Update – Samaready Short-Priced

Blue Diamond Stakes Odds 2012 Update – Samaready Short-Priced

After her slashing win in the Fillies Blue Diamond Prelude at Caulfield over the weekend, Mick Price’s speedy two-year-old Samaready has stormed to the top of the 2012 Blue Diamond Stakes odds overtaking her formerly more fancied stablemate Malasun. More Than Ready filly Samaready lived up to her potential and saluted for the punters in…

Fillies Blue Diamond Prelude Betting Best At Caulfield

Fillies Blue Diamond Prelude Betting Best At Caulfield

In a somewhat rare occurrence it’s the fillies Blue Diamond Prelude race that well and truly has the edge over its male counterpart in 2012. While we won’t see how they match up directly until the main event in terms of numbers the fillies Blue Diamond Prelude will be the pick of the races at…

Samaready Tops Fillies Blue Diamond Prelude Odds 2012

Samaready Tops Fillies Blue Diamond Prelude Odds 2012

Despite the current 2012 Blue Diamond Stakes betting favourite Malasun featuring in the field, it is her promising stablemate Samaready who has been hit hard by the punters and now sits atop the odds for the Blue Diamond Fillies Prelude at Caulfield this Saturday. After opening at a price of $6 through to take out…

2012 CF Orr Stakes Day Fields & Race Program

2012 CF Orr Stakes Day Fields & Race Program

The Melbourne Festival of Racing will officially get underway at Caulfield Racecourse this Saturday, February 11, with a bumper nine-race, eight-black-type program running for CF Orr Stakes Day 2012. Of course the race, or more accurately horse, that the fans will be turning up in droves to see is Black Caviar. Our undefeated turf queen…

Diamond Earth Digs for Blue Diamond 2012 Late Entry

Diamond Earth Digs for Blue Diamond 2012 Late Entry

This Saturday Anthony Cummings’ promising filly Diamond Earth will look to earn a late entry into the 2012 Blue Diamond Stakes at the end of the month with a win against some of the best early chances in the juvenile classic at Caulfield. A diminutive but determined daughter of Choisir out of Strategic mare Face…

Price is Right for 2012 Blue Diamond Prelude Fillies Field

Price is Right for 2012 Blue Diamond Prelude Fillies Field

Local Caulfield horseman Mick Price will shoot for an early 2012 Blue Diamond Trifecta when he lines up three smart fillies in the $125,000 Group 3 Patinck Farm Blue Diamond Fillies Prelude (1100m) on CF Orr Stakes Day this Saturday. Due to jump as Race 3 of 9 at 2:00pm (VIC time) on Saturday, the…

Golden Slipper 2012 Field of Second Acceptors

Golden Slipper 2012 Field of Second Acceptors

Today the list of juveniles heading towards the famous 2012 Golden Slipper in Sydney this April was cut from 1310 to 244 with the taking of Golden Slipper second acceptances. The richest race of its kind in the world, the $3.5 million Group 1 AAMI Golden Slipper (1200m) headlines a crack Easter Saturday race program…

Filly Hoping to Earn Formidable Blue Diamond Stakes 2012 Target

Filly Hoping to Earn Formidable Blue Diamond Stakes 2012 Target

Flemington-based training team Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra are hoping for another strong performance from their filly Formidable when she races in a strong BD Prelude at Caulfield this Saturday to convince connections she is worth paying a late 2012 Blue Diamond Stakes entry fee for. After winning her debut at Flemington over 1000m on…

2012 Blue Diamond Favourite Malasun Back Up for Bonus

2012 Blue Diamond Favourite Malasun Back Up for Bonus

A change of heart from trainer Mick Price has kept current Blue Diamond Stakes 2012 favourite Malasun in the running for Patinack Farm’s lucrative $1 million Blue Diamond Triple Crown bonus as she will now go into this Saturday’s Blue Diamond Fillies Prelude at Caulfield. Currently sitting at the top of the odds for the…