News About Bernabeu

Shamexpress in Peak Condition Ahead of Newmarket

Shamexpress in Peak Condition Ahead of Newmarket

Having finished second behind a flying Snitzerland in the Group 1 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes (1000m) first-up on February 15th, trainer Danny O’Brien is confident of a successful run for Shamexpress in the Group 1 Newmarket Handicap (1200m) at Flemington this weekend after impressing in a laid-back hit-out on Tuesday. Despite finishing third of three…

2014 Newmarket Handicap Still Option for Bernabeu

2014 Newmarket Handicap Still Option for Bernabeu

Sydney horseman John O’Shea is still considering paying final acceptances for progressive three-year-old Bernabeu in this weekend’s Newmarket Handicap 2014 after their winning hitout at the Flemington track on Tuesday morning. The Fastnet Rock gelding was thrown into the deep end first-up on February 15 with connections opting to run them in the Group 1…

Snitzerland Scores Maiden Group 1 Win in 2014 Lightning Stakes

Snitzerland Scores Maiden Group 1 Win in 2014 Lightning Stakes

Classy Sprinter Snitzerland has led from start to finish, claiming a huge first-up win in the Group 1 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes (1000m) down the famous Flemington straight this afternoon. Jumping from the barriers in great form, Snitzerland took up a noticeable lead only 200 metres into the race, leading comfortably throughout and managing to…

2014 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes Betting Preview and Tips

2014 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes Betting Preview and Tips

The 2014 Group 1 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes headlines a strong Flemington card this weekend and will see a return to the track for the first time in 2014 for several leading contenders. Classy four-year-old Samaready produced a memorable 2013 Spring campaign, Claiming the Group 1 Moir Stakes (1200m) before suffering an exercise-induced haemorrhage partway through…

2014 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes Field And Barrier Draw Released

2014 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes Field And Barrier Draw Released

The 2014 Black Caviar Lightning Stakesfield and barrier draw has been released; with 13 talented sprinters set to contest the Group 1 event at Flemington on Saturday. Talented sprinter Shamexpress is on top of the 2014 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes final field and will looking to maintain his excellent record down the famous Flemington straight….

Samaready On Course to Claim First-Up Group 1 Glory

Samaready On Course to Claim First-Up Group 1 Glory

Victorian trainer Mick Price is confident classy mare Samaready can perform from the outset and score a memorable first-up victory in this weekend’s Group 1 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes (1000m) at Flemington. Having not been seen competitively since pulling up lame in last year’s Group 1 Manikato Stakes (1200m) in October, Samaready trialled particularly well…