News About Chad Schofield

2016 Maribyrnong Plate Field & Betting: Top Two Hard To Split

2016 Maribyrnong Plate Field & Betting: Top Two Hard To Split

Kicking off the Emirates Stakes Day card at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday, the final meeting of the Melbourne Cup Carnival, is the Maribyrnong Plate 2016 where the bookies are having a hard time separating the top two in betting. Due to jump as Flemington Race 1 at 12:15pm (AEDT), this year’s $150,000 Group 3 Maribyrnong…

Will Oceanographer be the 2016 Melbourne Cup Winner?

Will Oceanographer be the 2016 Melbourne Cup Winner?

After an impressive Lexus Stakes win to make the field for the ‘race that stops a nation’ the question is now whether the Charlie Appleby-trained UK raider Oceanographer can be the Melbourne Cup 2016 winner? Tuesday will be the third Australian start for the Godolphin-raced Sea The Stars gelding when Oceanographer lines-up as one of…

Gust Of Wind Sole 2015 Melbourne Cup Mare

Gust Of Wind Sole 2015 Melbourne Cup Mare

Reigning ATC Oaks winner from the autumn in Sydney, the John Sargent-trained Gust Of Wind is the sole mare in a capacity Melbourne Cup 2015 field on Tuesday looking to break a lengthy drought of four-year-old mares in the ‘race that stops a nation’. Star Kiwi-trained Caulfield Cup – Melbourne Cup double winner Ethereal (2001)…

Jalan Jalan Ready for Quezette Stakes Test

Jalan Jalan Ready for Quezette Stakes Test

Jalan Jalan will undoubtedly face the biggest test of her short racing career in Saturday’s Group 3 Quezette Stakes (1100m) at Caulfield, but trainer Colin Little believes the filly has more than earned her shot at black type company and is confident of a competitive performance. Jalan Jalan debuted to racing for an impressive win…

2015 Quezette Stakes Field & Betting Odds

2015 Quezette Stakes Field & Betting Odds

A smart field of promising three-year-old fillies will face off on PB Lawrence Stakes Day in Melbourne this Saturday with the field and betting markets for the Quezette Stakes 2015 now out. Due to jump at 3:20pm (AEST) as Caulfield Race 6 this weekend, the $150,000 Group 3 Lister Quezette Stakes (1100m) has attracted a…

Extended UK Stay for 2015 Cox Plate Bound Criterion

Extended UK Stay for 2015 Cox Plate Bound Criterion

The warmer weather and proven formula adopted by the Australian spring-bound Europeans has David Hayes’ and Tom Dabernig’s Cox Plate 2015 hope Criterion thriving during an extended stay in the UK. An internationally performed son of Sebring, four-year-old Criterion debuted overseas on the back of his Group 1 Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2000m) success in Sydney…

Schofield & Criterion to Combine in 2015 Juddmonte International

Schofield & Criterion to Combine in 2015 Juddmonte International

Before returning down under for the spring including a likely shot at the Cox Plate in October, the David Hayes & Tom Dabernig-trained stallion Criterion will have a final English run in the Juddmonte International 2015 at York where Chad Schofield is tipped to pick up the mount. Young Schofield was aboard the classy Sebring…

Criterion a Gallant Fifth in Prince Of Wales’s Stakes

Criterion a Gallant Fifth in Prince Of Wales’s Stakes

Talented Australian Criterion has laid a great account for himself at the 2015 Royal Ascot Carnival overnight; producing a commendable late kick to finish a credible fifth in the Group 1 Prince Of Wales’s Stakes (2012m). Criterion received huge patriotic support in 2015 Prince Of Wales’s Stakes betting markets leading into the Ascot feature race…

Schofield to Ride Criterion in Prince Of Wales’s Stakes

Schofield to Ride Criterion in Prince Of Wales’s Stakes

Following much speculation over the last fortnight as to who would be picked to take the ride, young Australian hoop Chad Schofield has been confirmed to partner talented 2000m specialist in next week’s Group 1 Prince Of Wales’s Stakes (2000m) at the Royal Ascot Carnival. A three-time Group 1 winner, Criterion has returned to racing…

Bring Me The Maid Capable of BTC Cup Success

Bring Me The Maid Capable of BTC Cup Success

Three-year-old filly Bring Me The Maid has been confirmed amongst a particularly talented field of 16 for Saturday’s featured Group 1 BTC Cup (1200m) at Doomben but trainer Peter Moody is confident she is more than capable of a successful performance. Bring Me The Maid stamped her claims as a serious racehorse upon debuting to…