News About British General

Durendal Accepted for 2016 John Dillion Stakes Field

Durendal Accepted for 2016 John Dillion Stakes Field

Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra’s Standish Handicap winner Durendal has been accepted for Tuesday’s John Dillion Stakes 2016 field at Caulfield Racecourse despite also being in the mix for this weekend’s Australia Stakes at Moonee Valley. The progressive Medaglia D’Oro four-year-old made it three wins on the trot on New Year’s Day at Flemington winning…

2013 Yallambee Stud Stakes Field, Barriers & Odds

2013 Yallambee Stud Stakes Field, Barriers & Odds

One of the nine Group races set to light up Flemington Racecourse for Victoria Derby Day this Saturday is the Yallambee Stud Stakes 2013, registered this year as the TAB.com.au Stakes. The $200,000 Group 3 TAB.com.au Stakes (1400m) will bring things to a close as Flemington Race 9 at 5:10pm (AEST), after which the official…

2013 Victoria Handicap Odds – Sertorius Narrow Favourite

2013 Victoria Handicap Odds – Sertorius Narrow Favourite

The bookies are having a hard time separating the top fancies in one of the feature Easter Saturday races at Melbourne’s Caulfield Racecourse this weekend with Sertorius narrowly winning the Victoria Handicap 2013 betting battle. The Jamie Edwards-trained Galileo five-year-old enjoyed a super spring campaign in Melbourne last year winning six consecutive races before being…

Victoria Handicap 2013 Field Features Budriguez

Victoria Handicap 2013 Field Features Budriguez

After being dually nominated across two states this Easter Saturday, David Jolly’s exciting Adelaide stayer Budriguez has been confirmed for the 2013 Victoria Handicap field at Melbourne’s Caulfield Racecourse. One of two Group race features on the program at the meet, the $150,000 Group 3 Zaidee’s Rainbow Foundation Victoria Handicap (1400m) has this year drawn…

Budriguez Tops 2013 Victoria Handicap Nominations – Easter Saturday Racing

Budriguez Tops 2013 Victoria Handicap Nominations – Easter Saturday Racing

David Jolly’s last start Blamey Stakes co-winner Budriguez will look to take home first prize all on their own this Saturday when the talented Adelaide stayer lines up in the Victoria Handicap 2013 at Melbourne’s Caulfield Racecourse. One of 15 nominees for this year’s $150,000 Group 3 Victoria Handicap (1400m) the Al Maher six-year-old posted…

John Dillon Stakes 2013 – Betting Preview and Tips

John Dillon Stakes 2013 – Betting Preview and Tips

A bumper card takes place at Caulfield on Saturday with four stakes races including the Listed 2013 John Dillon Stakes (1400m). Ten horses will line up to contest the 1400-metre feature for which in-form gelding British General is currently a short-priced favourite at $2.70. The Ballarat gelding has put together three straight victories at Flemington…

British General to Step Up Again in 2013 John Dillon Stakes

British General to Step Up Again in 2013 John Dillon Stakes

Dan O’Sullivan is confident in-form gelding British General can overcome his latest challenge in the Listed 2013 John Dillon Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday. The five-year-old is a short-priced favourite for $120,000 race after putting three straight victories together at Flemington including at Listed level in the Chester Manifold Stakes on January 12. But…

British General Short-Priced 2013 John Dillon Stakes Favourite

British General Short-Priced 2013 John Dillon Stakes Favourite

In-form gelding British General is a clear favourite to continue his winning streak this Saturday when he contests the Listed $100,000 2013 John Dillon Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield. With three consecutive wins on the board, the five-year-old has been installed at $2.50 at to take that to four when he jumps from barrier two this…

Invest Included in 2013 John Dillion Stakes Nominations

Invest Included in 2013 John Dillion Stakes Nominations

Group 1-winning mare Invest is one of 15 horses nominated for the Listed 2013 John Dillon Stakes (1400m) which will take place at Caulfield on Saturday. If trainer Heath Conners accepts for the race it will be the four-year-old’s first hit-out since a spring campaign where she struggled to rediscover the form she showed as…

British General Given Stakes Test in 2013 Chester Manifold Stakes

British General Given Stakes Test in 2013 Chester Manifold Stakes

Strong recent performances by British General have provided trainer Dan O’Sullivan with the confidence to give him his first shot at stakes level this Saturday in the Listed $120,000 2013 Chester Manifold Stakes (1400m). While O’Sullivan nominated the five-year-old on Monday, he was considering leaving him for an easier race on Saturday week but now…