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Price Thrilled with Flying Artie Ahead of Lightning Stakes 2017

Price Thrilled with Flying Artie Ahead of Lightning Stakes 2017

Mick Price is thrilled with the benefit taken by star three-year-old Flying Artie during his time away from racing, as he prepares to saddle the Group 1 winner amongst open company for the first time in Saturday’s 2017 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes (1000m) at Flemington.

Flying Artie will resume in Saturday’s Black Caviar Lightning Stakes at Flemington. Photo: Ultimate ...

Chautauqua Heads 2017 TJ Smith Stakes Nominations

Chautauqua Heads 2017 TJ Smith Stakes Nominations

The dual-defending champion Chautauqua is the headline entry among the TJ Smith Stakes 2017 nominations taken for the autumn Group 1 sprint feature this week by Racing NSW.

Two-time winner of the sprint classic Chautauqua headlines the 2017 TJ Smith Stakes nominations this autumn. Photo: Steve Hart.

All feature race nominations The Championships this April closed on Monday and ...

2017 Doncaster Mile Nominations Feature 22 for Waller

2017 Doncaster Mile Nominations Feature 22 for Waller

After posting his sixth win in the race with champion mare Winx last year Sydney’s Chris Waller is back with a bumper 22 horses among the Doncaster Mile 2017 this autumn.

Gun filly Omei Sword is one of 22 Doncaster Mile 2017 nominations for Sydney’s best Chris Waller this autumn. Photo: Steve Hart.

Racing NSW took early entries for all ...

2017 Newmarket Handicap Nominations Feature The Quarterback

2017 Newmarket Handicap Nominations Feature The Quarterback

Defending champion The Quarterback is one of the feature Newmarket Handicap 2017 nominations taken this week for the Flemington autumn sprint running on ‘Super Saturday’ in March.

The Quarterback is nominated to defend his title in the 2017 Newmarket Handicap this autumn on Super Saturday at Flemington. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

A total of 66 sprinters were paid for at ...

Prized Icon Among 2017 Australian Guineas Nominations

Prized Icon Among 2017 Australian Guineas Nominations

James Cummings’ Victoria Derby winner Prized Icon was on Monday one of a bumper crop of three-year-olds nominated for the Australian Guineas 2016 to run on March 4.

Prized Icon is one of the key 2017 Australian Guineas nominations this autumn. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Early entries for a host of upcoming Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival features closed yesterday ...

2017 Oakleigh Plate on Cards for Thermal Current

2017 Oakleigh Plate on Cards for Thermal Current

Next month’s Oakleigh Plate 2017 is shaping-up as a nice autumn target for Darren Weir’s short-distance horse Thermal Current.

Thermal Current could chase the 2017 Oakleigh Plate win on Blue Diamond Stakes Day for Darren Weir this autumn. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

The six-year-old son of Exceed And Excel posted a Flemington win last Saturday over 1000m defeating Bullpit ...

Flying Artie To Strike First-Up in Black Caviar Lightning 2017

Flying Artie To Strike First-Up in Black Caviar Lightning 2017

All the major Group 1 autumn sprints in Melbourne and Sydney are on the cards for Mick Price’s star colt Flying Artie who is set to kick off in the 2017 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes next month.

Coolmore Stud Stakes winner Flying Artie will resume at Flemington in the Black Caviar Lightning Stakes 2017. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Price ...

Flying Artie Posts Dominant Win in Coolmore Stud Stakes

Flying Artie Posts Dominant Win in Coolmore Stud Stakes

Flying Artie has overcome the Spring Carnival’s most exciting field to win the 2016 Group 1 Coolmore Stud Stakes (1200m) at Flemington this afternoon.

Flying Artie soared home to win the Group 1 Coolmore Stud Stakes this afternoon. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Flying Artie was all but forgotten in Coolmore Stud Stakes betting markets as punters focused their attention on ...

2016 Coolmore Stud Stakes Tips & Odds Update

2016 Coolmore Stud Stakes Tips & Odds Update

There is still plenty of depth in the Coolmore Stud Stakes 2016 field and betting markets after the scratching of Capitalist, tips and an odds update for the Derby Day sprint showdown found below.

Russian Revolution is the Races.com.au upset 2016 Coolmore Stud Stakes winning tip. Photo: Steve Hart.

Set to run as Flemington Race 5 at 2:25pm (AEDT), this ...

Capitalist Scratched from Coolmore Stud Stakes 2016

Capitalist Scratched from Coolmore Stud Stakes 2016

Peter & Paul Snowden’s Golden Slipper winning colt Capitalist has been scratched from Saturday’s 2016 Coolmore Stud Stakes field due to a stone bruise.

Capitalist is scratched from the 2016 Coolmore Stud Stakes field due to a stone bruise. Photo: Steve Hart.

The Written Tycoon colt will miss a start-studded edition of the $500,000 Group 1 Coolmore Stud Stakes...