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Avoid Lightning Ready for Tatt’s Tiara

Avoid Lightning Ready for Tatt’s Tiara

Trainer Les Bridge has been thrilled with the condition displayed by talented mare Avoid Lightning this time and is confident she is more than a chance of success in Saturday’s Group 1 Tattersall’s Tiara (1400m) on the Gold Coast; particularly on a rain-affected running surface. The stable star for Bridge, Avoid Lightning was rated an…

2015 Tattersall’s Tiara Tips and Betting Preview

2015 Tattersall’s Tiara Tips and Betting Preview

A talented and capacity field of fillies and mares has been confirmed for Saturday’s featured Group 1 Tattersall’s Tiara (1400m) on the Gold Coast; offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Najoom ($3.90) is yet to be confirmed for a start on Saturday but remains…

2015 Tattersall’s Tiara Final Field and Barrier Draw

2015 Tattersall’s Tiara Final Field and Barrier Draw

A talented and capacity field of 16 fillies and mares and a further four emergency runners have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s featured Group 1 Tattersall’s Tiara (1400m) on the Gold Coast. Srikandi delivered a commanding performance for success in the major Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap (1350m) a fortnight ago but will…

Avoid Lightning Ready for June Stakes Defence

Avoid Lightning Ready for June Stakes Defence

Avoid Lightning has returned to racing in typically competitive form this time and trainer Les Bridge has confirmed she will line up for a tile defence of her crown in the Listed June Stakes (1100m) at Randwick on Saturday. Returning for a credible third in the Group 2 Millie Fox Stakes (1200m) on February 21st,…

Avoid Lightning Primed for Robert Sangster Stakes

Avoid Lightning Primed for Robert Sangster Stakes

Jockey Tim Clark has partnered Avoid Lightning in twelve of her last thirteen competitive starts and is thrilled with the condition of the classy mare leading into Saturday’s featured Group 1 Robert Sangster Stakes (1200m) at Morphettville. Posting a commendable race record of eleven wins and a further seven minors through 26 career starts, Avoid…

Avoid Lightning Takes Out Sapphire Stakes

Avoid Lightning Takes Out Sapphire Stakes

Avoid Lightning has rounded out Day 2 of The Championships in style for trainer Les Bridge this afternoon; mustering a strong turn of foot in the final straight at Randwick to take out the Group 2 Sapphire Stakes (1200m). Jumping from the gates well, Tim Clark settled the Blevic mare on the heels of early…

Avoid Lightning Eyeing 2014 Tattersall’s Tiara Berth

Avoid Lightning Eyeing 2014 Tattersall’s Tiara Berth

Shaping as one of the most impressive fields of any Group 1 during the 2014 Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival, trainer Les Bridge has revealed he is seriously considering a trip north to contest the Group 1 Tattersall’s Tiara (1400m) on June 21st with in-form mare Avoid Lightning. Returning to the track in arguably career-best form…

Avoid Lightning Wins 2014 Birthday Card Stakes

Avoid Lightning Wins 2014 Birthday Card Stakes

Talented mare Avoid Lightning has produced a strong final straight sprint to take advantage of a good position and win the Group 3 Birthday Card Stakes (1200m) at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon ahead of an unlucky Plucky Belle, Aerobatics running through for third. Jumping well, Avoid Lightning settled in good position on the heels of…

Jolly Confident 2013 Balaklava Cup Favourite Can Run A Strong Mile

Jolly Confident 2013 Balaklava Cup Favourite Can Run A Strong Mile

Trainer Richard Jolly believes that staying the 1600 metre trip for the first time won’t be a problem for Balaklava Cup (1600m) favourite Golden Penny. Golden Penny will head into the Balaklava Cup this afternoon as a clear favourite after producing a career best performance to win the Listed Penny Edition Stakes (1400m) at Morphettville…

Avoid Lightning Continues Streak in 2012 Lightning Stakes

Avoid Lightning Continues Streak in 2012 Lightning Stakes

Promising South Australian sprinter Avoid Lightning took her winning streak to four straight races when excelling in wet conditions in the Listed $80,000 2012 Lightning Stakes (1050m) at Morphetville. The rising four-year-old showed she was more than ready for black-type racing as she produced a strong finish to gallop well clear of her rivals and…