News About Athena Lass

2016 Scarborough Stakes Field & Betting Odds: Merriest Co-Favourite

2016 Scarborough Stakes Field & Betting Odds: Merriest Co-Favourite

Danny O’Brien’s last start Atlantic Jewel Stakes winning filly Merriest is co-favourite to score back-to-back Black-Type victories at Moonee Valley Racecourse in Friday night’s Scarborough Stakes 2016. Registered as the MVRC Champagne Stakes, this season’s $150,000 Group 3 1PRINT Scarborough Stakes (1200m) has attracted a capacity field of three-year-old fillies with 12 starters plus two…

Prompt Response Tops 2016 Scarborough Stakes Nominations

Prompt Response Tops 2016 Scarborough Stakes Nominations

The Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott-trained Prompt Response is nominated for a return to racing under the lights at Moonee Valley Racecourse in this Friday night’s Scarborough Stakes 2016. Formerly registered as the MVRC Champagne Stakes, this season’s $150,000 Group 3 Scarborough Stakes (1200m) has attracted a bumper 19 three-year-old fillies at nomination stage. Heading…

Merriest Stakes Thousand Guineas 2016 Claims

Merriest Stakes Thousand Guineas 2016 Claims

A good enough run at Moonee Valley Racecourse this Saturday could keep the 2016 Thousand Guineas dream alive for the Danny O’Brien-trained filly Merriest. The Flemington-based O’Brien is hoping his lightly-raced daughter of Denman can shape up as a livewire chance for the $500,000 Group 1 Schweppes Thousand Guineas (1600m) this season. The mile classic…

Atlantic Jewel Stakes Next for Quezette Stakes Winner I Am A Star

Atlantic Jewel Stakes Next for Quezette Stakes Winner I Am A Star

I Am A Star has produced a perfectly-timed sprint to take out the Group 3 Quezette Stakes (1100m) from a fast-finishing Leotie at Caulfield Racecourse this afternoon. Jumping from the gates well, jockey Steven King elected to take a position off the pace of early leaders Athena Lass, Modern Wonder and She’s Positive, who all…

Modern Wonder Heads 2016 Quezette Stakes Betting

Modern Wonder Heads 2016 Quezette Stakes Betting

A gun barrier draw for Saturday’s Quezette Stakes 2016 has seen the lightly-raced Leon & Troy Corstens-trained filly Modern Wonder shoot to the top of betting for her spring debut at Caulfield Racecourse. The field for the $150,000 Group 3 Winslow Group Stakes (1100m) – registered as the Quezette Stakes – is down to 15…

2016 Quezette Stakes Field: I Am A Star Draws Outside Barrier

2016 Quezette Stakes Field: I Am A Star Draws Outside Barrier

Former favourite I Am A Star has lost her position at the top of betting after the Shane Nichols-trained filly drew the outside barrier in a capacity field for Saturday’s Quezette Stakes 2016. Run this year as the $150,000 Group 3 Winslow Group Stakes (1100m) as Caulfield Race 6 at 3:20pm (AEST) on P.B. Lawrence…

Hot Dipped On Track for 2016 Quezette Stakes

Hot Dipped On Track for 2016 Quezette Stakes

Broadmarsh-based Tasmanian trainer Brendan McShane has his promising filly Hot Dipped in the best possible form ahead of a Group 3 Melbourne run in Saturday’s Quezette Stakes 2016 at Caulfield Racecourse. The daughter of Written Tycoon, the same sire as last season’s Golden Slipper winner Capitalist who resumes at Rosehill in the San Domenico Stakes…

Concealer Kicks Off in Quezette Stakes 2016

Concealer Kicks Off in Quezette Stakes 2016

Tony McEvoy’s Thousand Guineas-bound filly Concealer will kick off her three-year-old season and spring campaign on Saturday in the 2016 Quezette Stakes at Caulfield Racecourse. The daughter of Nicconi has had four starts to date, including her Group 3 Emirates Airline Plate (1000m) win down the Flemington straight on Melbourne Cup Day as a 20/1…

I Am A Star Tops 2016 Quezette Stakes Nominations

I Am A Star Tops 2016 Quezette Stakes Nominations

Shane Nichols’ Group 3 winning filly I Am A Star is one of the headline nominations taken for the Quezette Stakes 2016 at Caulfield Racecourse this Saturday in Melbourne. A top support act on the PB Lawrence Stakes Day card for this weekend, the $150,000 Group 3 Quezette Stakes (1100m) has attracted a bumper 22…

Athena Lass On To 2016 Lightning Stakes

Athena Lass On To 2016 Lightning Stakes

Lindsay Park’s David Hayes is considering a trip to Adelaide at the end of the month for a shot at the Lightning Stakes 2016 with Athena Lass after her smart win on debut this week. The two-year-old daughter of Snitzel blitzed a recent 900m trial on a Heavy (10) track at Wangaratta before the filly’s…