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Merchant Navy sails to victory in Coolmore Stud Stakes

Merchant Navy sails to victory in Coolmore Stud Stakes

Brilliant three year old Merchant Navy came with a wet sail to score a narrow but classy win in the Group 1 $1m Coolmore Stud Stakes (1200m) at Flemington today. Merchant Navy was coming off a last start tenth in the Group 1 $1m De Bortoli Wines Golden Rose (1400m) at Rosehill on September 23…

2017 Coolmore Stud Stakes Results: Merchant Navy Flies Late

2017 Coolmore Stud Stakes Results: Merchant Navy Flies Late

Aaron Purcell continued his successful takeover from the suspended Ciaron Maher with progressive colt Merchant Navy coming from nowhere late in an incredible finish to beat home two fillies in the stallion-making Coolmore Stud Stakes 2017. A winner of his four opening career starts including the Group 3 HDF McNeil Stakes (1200m) in early September,…

Victoria Derby Day 2017 Tips: Flemington Betting Selections

Victoria Derby Day 2017 Tips: Flemington Betting Selections

2017 Victoria Derby Day kicks off the four-meeting Melbourne Cup Carnival today as the countdown to the Melbourne Cup field release reaches peak and below are the Races.com.au team’s exclusive tips across the card. A day for racing purists, it is an all-Group race program at Flemington Racecourse for VRC Derby Day with the first…

2017 Coolmore Stud Stakes Tips & Betting Update

2017 Coolmore Stud Stakes Tips & Betting Update

The spring’s top three-year-old sprinters run down the famous Flemington straight six in Saturday’s Coolmore Stud Stakes 2017, betting tips and updated odds on the VRC Derby Day Group 1 detailed below. A bumper 20 youngsters face off in this spring’s Group 1 $1 million Coolmore Stud Stakes (1200m) and the bookies are struggling to…

Coolmore Stud Stakes 2017 Odds: Betting Wide Open

Coolmore Stud Stakes 2017 Odds: Betting Wide Open

It is a typically open affair in 2017 Coolmore Stud Stakes betting this VRC Derby Day on Saturday with only a handful of three-year-olds under $10 to win the sprint classic. A capacity line-up of youngsters face off in the Group 1 $1 million Coolmore Stud Stakes (1200m) when the set weights clash jumps as…

2017 Coolmore Stud Stakes Field: Undefeated Viridine in Barrier 1

2017 Coolmore Stud Stakes Field: Undefeated Viridine in Barrier 1

A capacity Coolmore Stud Stakes 2017 field featuring 20 three-year-old sprinters has been released ahead of Victoria Derby Day on Saturday and Godolphin’s undefeated youngster Viridine has drawn the inside alley. Due to run as Flemington Race 5 on the all Group-race card at 2:25pm (AEDT), the Group 1 $1 million Coolmore Stud Stakes (1200m)…

2017 Coolmore Stud Stakes Nominations Feature Viridine

2017 Coolmore Stud Stakes Nominations Feature Viridine

Godolphin’s in-form colt Viridine is one of the standout Coolmore Stud Stakes 2017 nominations taken for the three-year-old’s sprint classic this weekend at Flemington. Victoria Derby Day on Saturday kicks off the Melbourne Cup Carnival and a key support act on the bumper card is the Group 1 $1 million Coolmore Stud Stakes (1200m). Twenty-two…

Blue Sapphire Stakes Winner Formality onto Coolmore Stud Stakes 2017

Blue Sapphire Stakes Winner Formality onto Coolmore Stud Stakes 2017

Lindsay Park head trainer David Hayes has confirmed Melbourne Cup Carnival ambitions to run their filly Formality in the 2017 Coolmore Stud Stakes down the Flemington straight after her Blue Sapphire Stakes win on Wednesday. The daughter of Fastnet Rock bounced back to winning form at Caulfield Racecourse in the Group 3 $350,000 Blue Sapphire…

Summer Passage Bypasses 2017 Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas

Summer Passage Bypasses 2017 Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas

Saturday’s Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas 2017 field has suffered its first casualty with the Kiwi connections of Group 1 winner Summer Passage bypassing the mile feature. Jockey Glen Boss has lost the chance to win the stallion-making race for the first time since saluting on God’s Own in 2005 after the early scratching of the Lance…

Coolmore Stud Stakes 2017 Option for Crown Witness

Coolmore Stud Stakes 2017 Option for Crown Witness

Undefeated filly Crown Witness is set to chase the Blue Sapphire – Coolmore Stud Stakes 2017 double this spring emulating the feat achieved by Flying Artie last year. The three-year-old daughter of Star Witness has enjoyed the perfect start to her career winning all three of her assignments to date. She debuted with a nearly…