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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…

2017 Coolmore Stud Stakes Over Epsom for Trapeze Artist

2017 Coolmore Stud Stakes Over Epsom for Trapeze Artist

Trainer Gerald Ryan may have been full of post-win talk of an Epsom Handicap back-up for his upset Golden Rose winner Trapeze Artist but has since confirmed plans to save the horse for a Coolmore Stud Stakes 2017 bid in Melbourne this November. The forgotten horse in last Saturday’s Group 1 $1 million Golden Rose…

Pariah Considered for The Everest 2017

Pariah Considered for The Everest 2017

Co-trainer Paul Snowden is not shying away from a possible 2017 The Everest run with Pariah this Sydney Spring Racing Carnival as the James Harron Bloodstock slot for the $10 million feature remains to be filled. Redoute’s Choice colt Pariah enjoyed a smart two-year-old campaign headlined by his second to Catchy in the Group 1…

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….