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2016 Ramornie Handicap Nominations Feature Mount Nebo

2016 Ramornie Handicap Nominations Feature Mount Nebo

Allan Denham’s last start Winter Dash winner Mount Nebo is one of the headline nominations taken for next Wednesday’s Ramornie Handicap 2016 sprint during the Grafton Cup Carnival. The first of the carnival’s two Black-Type events, this year’s $160,000 Listed Ramornie Handicap (1200m) runs on July 13 and has attracted a bumper 40 early entries….

Dublin Lass Scores for Snowden in 2015 Starlight Stakes

Dublin Lass Scores for Snowden in 2015 Starlight Stakes

Peter & Paul Snowden’s top fancied mare Dublin Lass enjoyed a tidy win over a small field in the Starlight Stakes 2015 at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday giving her an undefeated record at the Sydney track. The five-year-old daughter of O’Reilly came off a brave first-up second at Flemington on Crown Oaks Day in the…

Clenton Holds the Key in 2015 Starlight Stakes

Clenton Holds the Key in 2015 Starlight Stakes

Trainer Con Karakatsanis believes keeping apprentice jockey Samantha Clenton aboard Howmuchdoyouloveme in Saturday’s Starlight Stakes 2015 is the key to the veteran running his best at Rosehill Gardens. Last time out the seven-year-old son of Written Tycoon lined-up for his first run this campaign in a Benchmark 93 on a Heavy (9) Rosehill track where…

Dublin Lass Leads 2015 Starlight Stakes Odds

Dublin Lass Leads 2015 Starlight Stakes Odds

One of two Team Snowden-trained runners in Saturday’s Starlight Stakes 2015, smart mare Dublin Lass has opened favourite to win the handicap sprint at Rosehill Gardens on Festival Stakes Day. The second of three black-type highlights on the early Sydney Summer Racing Carnival meeting, this year’s $100,000 Listed The HQ of Insurance Starlight Stakes (1100m)…

2015 Starlight Stakes Field Features Howmuchdoyouloveme

2015 Starlight Stakes Field Features Howmuchdoyouloveme

One of the headline hopefuls in Saturday’s Starlight Stakes 2015 at Rosehill Gardens is the Con Karakatsanis-trained Howmuchdoyouloveme who shoots for back-to-back wins at the Sydney track. The Written Tycoon seven-year-old has a good record over the 1100m that he sees again in the $100,000 Listed The HQ of Insurance Starlight Stakes that is due…

Starlight Stakes hope The Monstar on Winter Carnival trial

Starlight Stakes hope The Monstar on Winter Carnival trial

Country trained The Monstar is on trial for a Brisbane Winter Carnival campaign when he lines up in the Listed $100,000 Starlight Stakes (1100m) at Rosehill on Saturday. Albury trainer Brett Cavanough will head back to Sydney with The Monstar who has three runs in Melbourne during the Spring Carnival. Cavanough was pleased with the…

That’s A Good Idea Heads 2015 Starlight Stakes Nominations

That’s A Good Idea Heads 2015 Starlight Stakes Nominations

The Peter & Paul Snowden-trained That’s A Good Idea is the highest-rated nomination taken for the black-type Sydney feature at Rosehill Gardens this Saturday, the Starlight Stakes 2015. Run under quality handicap conditions, this year’s $100,000 Listed Starlight Stakes (1100m) attracted a total of 16 sprinters including Flying Spur six-year-old That’s A Good Idea. The…

2015 Show County Quality Betting Tips

2015 Show County Quality Betting Tips

A strong line-up of spring sprinters are set to face off in the Show County Quality 2015 at Randwick Racecourse on Saturday, betting tips for the Warwick Stakes Day support act found below. There are nine left in the field for this year’s $125,000 Group 3 Sky Thoroughbred Central Show County Quality (1200m) following the…

No Complacent in 2015 Show County Quality Field

No Complacent in 2015 Show County Quality Field

The last black-type on the Warwick Stakes Day line-up in Sydney this weekend is the Show County Quality 2015 where Complacent is an early scratching in favour of a run in the day’s headline race. Super consistent John O’Shea-trained Authrozied stallion Complacent hasn’t raced since November of 2013 when he ran second to Polanski in…

Spring Stakes Target for First-Up Winner Peeping

Spring Stakes Target for First-Up Winner Peeping

Randwick-based horseman Ron Quinton has confirmed a stakes assignment second-up this Sydney Spring Racing Carnival for his promising mare Peeping who won her resuming run at Rosehill Gardens on San Domenico Stakes Day. The four-year-old daughter of Redoute’s Choice raced for the first time since a fifth behind Slightly Sweet in the Group 3 James…