News About Cantala Stakes

2017 Kennedy Mile Results: Shillelagh Beats Tom Melbourne

2017 Kennedy Mile Results: Shillelagh Beats Tom Melbourne

After the high of Winx winning her third Ladbrokes Cox Plate last weekend, trainer Chris Waller kept the Group 1 success coming on Derby Day at Flemington with stablemates Shillelagh and Tom Melbourne running one-two in the Kennedy Mile 2017 results. The last of the four elite level races on the VRC Derby Day card,…

Tosen Stardom Leads 2017 Kennedy Mile Field & Odds

Tosen Stardom Leads 2017 Kennedy Mile Field & Odds

Trainer Darren Weir saddles-up the two top rated horses in Saturday’s Kennedy Mile 2017 field and betting markets including his last start Toorak Handicap winner Tosen Stardom. One of four elite level Victoria Derby Day races taking place on the opening meeting of the Melbourne Cup Carnival, this year’s Group 1 $1 million Kennedy Mile…

Tosen Stardom Tops Latest 2017 Kennedy Mile Nominations & Odds

Tosen Stardom Tops Latest 2017 Kennedy Mile Nominations & Odds

The Darren Weir-trained Tosen Stardom dominates the pre-field Kennedy Mile 2017 odds on the nominated milers set to face off the Flemington feature on Victoria Derby Day this Saturday. Back when early entries for the Group 1 $1 million Kennedy Mile (1600m), formerly the Cantala Stakes, closed on October 23 ace Victorian trainer Weir nominated…

Winx Scares Tosen Stardom Out of Cox Plate 2017

Winx Scares Tosen Stardom Out of Cox Plate 2017

Connections of the Darren Weir-trained Toorak Handicap winner Tosen Stardom are set to avoid a loss to Winx in this weekend’s 2017 Cox Plate and wait for the Melbourne Cup Carnival. Deep Impact stallion Tosen Stardom has been performing well all spring with four Caulfield runs headlined by his Group 1 Toorak Handicap (1600m) success…

Levendi Set for Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas

Levendi Set for Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas

Team Gelagotis have underlined the 2017 Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas (1600m) as the major target for Levendi, who posted an impressive win on debut at Ballarat in June. Jumping from the gates well, the son of Pierro took a position close to the pace before mustering an impressive turn of foot in the final straight to…

Le Romain Proves Too Good in Cantala Stakes

Le Romain Proves Too Good in Cantala Stakes

Le Romain has posted his second career Group 1 triumph with a classy performance for success in the 2016 Cantala Stakes (1600m) on Derby Day at Flemington. Le Romain delivered champion colt Press Statement an upset defeat in the Group 1 Randwick Guineas (1600m) in autumn, but was yet to return to winning form through…

2016 Derby Day Scratchings & Track Report

2016 Derby Day Scratchings & Track Report

One of the Spring Carnival’s most highly-decorated cards will be contested today as runners descend on Flemington Racecourse in Melbourne for Derby Day 2016. It is a fine day in the greater Melbourne metropolitan region today and subsequently, the Flemington track has been rated a ‘Good 4’ and will suit horses who relish a reasonably…

Cantala Stakes 2016 Betting Tips & Odds Update

Cantala Stakes 2016 Betting Tips & Odds Update

The second richest race on the Victoria Derby Day line-up on Saturday is the 2016 Cantala Stakes, betting tips and updated odds on the million dollar mile showdown found below. This year’s $1 million Group 1 Cantala Stakes (1600m) – formerly the Emirates Stakes run a week later – is due to jump at 4:35pm…

2016 Cantala Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

2016 Cantala Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

The last of four Group 1 races on the Victoria Derby Day card at Flemington on Saturday is the Cantala Stakes 2016, a detailed form guide preview and betting guide for the mile showdown found below. Due to run as Flemington Race 8 on the all-Group status 9 event line-up, this year’s $1 million Group…

2016 Cantala Stakes Field & Odds: The United States Favourite

2016 Cantala Stakes Field & Odds: The United States Favourite

Last weekend’s Crystal Mile winner The United States is early favourite in the Cantala Stakes 2016 odds after the release of the final field of milers set to face off in the VRC Derby Day clash this weekend. Formerly run as the Emirates Stakes a week later and briefly known as the Longines Mile, this…