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2017 Coolmore Stud Stakes Option for Lone Eagle

2017 Coolmore Stud Stakes Option for Lone Eagle

The spring’s Coolmore Stud Stakes 2017 could be on the cards for Mick Price’s progressive young sprinter Lone Eagle who is out in the paddock enjoying a short break. The rising three-year-old is a well-bred Zoffany colt, purchased as a yearling from the 2016 Magic Millions Sale for $300,000. During his juvenile campaign Lone Eagle…

Jukebox Tuned for 2017 Coolmore Stud Stakes

Jukebox Tuned for 2017 Coolmore Stud Stakes

Undefeated Inglis Premier winning Jukebox is on track for his spring bid where the untapped Ciaron Maher-trained colt is set to target Flemington’s Coolmore Stud Stakes 2017 in November. A winner of his opening two career starts during the summer, Jukebox was a $200,000 buy from last year’s Inglis Premier Yearling Sale. He went some…

Merchant Navy Could Sprint Past Caulfield Guineas 2017

Merchant Navy Could Sprint Past Caulfield Guineas 2017

Ciaron Maher hasn’t completely ruled out a 2017 Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas bid this spring for his undefeated colt Merchant Navy but believes the up-and-comer might be a better sprinter than middle distance performer. The progressive son of Fastnet Rock has won all three of his career starts to date including most recently the Listed Anzac…

Chautauqua On Top Of 2017 T.J. Smith Stakes Field

Chautauqua On Top Of 2017 T.J. Smith Stakes Field

The 2017 T.J. Smith Stakes field has been released and 15 horses have been included in the acceptances for the Group 1 event at Royal Randwick this afternoon. Chautauqua has won the past two editions of the T.J. Smith Stakes and he is back for another tilt at the race after performing well without winning…

Flying Artie Posts Dominant Win in Coolmore Stud Stakes

Flying Artie Posts Dominant Win in Coolmore Stud Stakes

Flying Artie has overcome the Spring Carnival’s most exciting field to win the 2016 Group 1 Coolmore Stud Stakes (1200m) at Flemington this afternoon. Flying Artie was all but forgotten in Coolmore Stud Stakes betting markets as punters focused their attention on stable mare Extreme Choice, Godolphin colt Astern and the Team Hawkes-trained Star Turn….

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…

2016 Coolmore Stud Stakes Tips & Odds Update

2016 Coolmore Stud Stakes Tips & Odds Update

There is still plenty of depth in the Coolmore Stud Stakes 2016 field and betting markets after the scratching of Capitalist, tips and an odds update for the Derby Day sprint showdown found below. Set to run as Flemington Race 5 at 2:25pm (AEDT), this year’s $500,000 Group 1 Coolmore Stud Stakes (1200m) lost one…

Capitalist Scratched from Coolmore Stud Stakes 2016

Capitalist Scratched from Coolmore Stud Stakes 2016

Peter & Paul Snowden’s Golden Slipper winning colt Capitalist has been scratched from Saturday’s 2016 Coolmore Stud Stakes field due to a stone bruise. The Written Tycoon colt will miss a start-studded edition of the $500,000 Group 1 Coolmore Stud Stakes (1200m) on VRC Derby Day, but could race in Saturday week’s $1 million Group…

2016 Coolmore Stud Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

2016 Coolmore Stud Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

A top-class field of three-year-old sprinters take to Flemington Racecourse on Derby Day this weekend in the Coolmore Stud Stakes 2016, a full form guide preview and betting analysis for which is found below. Ten youngsters are in the mix for this year’s $500,000 Group 1 Coolmore Stud Stakes (1200m), the set weights sprint to…

Astern Up to Coolmore Stud Stakes 2016 Challenge

Astern Up to Coolmore Stud Stakes 2016 Challenge

Champion jockey James McDonald believes his mount in Saturday’s 2016 Coolmore Stud Stakes Astern is up to the challenge of defeating the likes of Extreme Choice and Capitalist in the Derby Day sprint showdown. The $500,000 Group 1 Coolmore Stud Stakes (1200m) may have attracted just 10 final acceptors, but the depth of the three-years-old…