News About Danas Best

Driefontein Suited to Expressway Stakes 2015

Driefontein Suited to Expressway Stakes 2015

Hall of Famer Gai Waterhouse believes her classy mare Driefontein is better suited to Saturday’s 2015 Expressway Stakes than a host of her rivals in the Rosehill Gardens showdown. Twelve gallopers make up the nominations for the weight-for-age $200,000 Group 2 Expressway Stakes (1200m) on the weekend including Waterhouse’s Fastnet Rock five-year-old Driefontein. She hasn’t…

2015 Australia Day Cup Winner Danas Best Banned from Australian Racing

2015 Australia Day Cup Winner Danas Best Banned from Australian Racing

Connections of Danas Best lived through both the highest of highs and lowest of lows on Saturday after the five-year-old gelding won the Listed Australia Day Cup (2400m) at Royal Randwick Racecourse. Danas Best managed to score a massive victory in the $100,000 black-type race, winning four and a half lengths away from runner-up Permit,…

2015 Australia Day Cup Tips & Selections

2015 Australia Day Cup Tips & Selections

Just ten potential stayers will tackle the Listed Australia Day Cup (2400m) at Royal Randwick Racecourse on Saturday following the scratching of Kevin Moses’ Plutorius. Seven of the ten runners are offering single figure odds in the betting market at , led by Danas Best at $4. The Gai Waterhouse-trained gelding is a winner over…

2015 Australia Day Cup Betting Update

2015 Australia Day Cup Betting Update

The Listed Australia Day Cup (2400m) is one of two black-type races running at Royal Randwick Racecourse this Saturday. 11 potential stayers have accepted for the race, offering punters a variety of betting options. Nine of those 11 are offering single figure odds at , led by Danas Best at $4.20. The Gai Waterhouse-trained gelding…

Spurtonic Looking for Second Win in 2015 Carrington Stakes

Spurtonic Looking for Second Win in 2015 Carrington Stakes

Gai Waterhouse will have the chance to win a double at Royal Randwick Racecourse on Saturday with both Spurtonic and Danas Best set to contest black-type races. Five-year-old Spurtonic will run in the Listed Carrington Stakes (1400m) while Danas Best will tackle the Listed Australia Day Cup (2400m). Waterhouse has taken an unusually soft approach…

Waller Duo Draw Well in 2015 Australia Day Cup

Waller Duo Draw Well in 2015 Australia Day Cup

Chris Waller has done well for himself following the barrier draw for the Listed Australia Day Cup (2400m) at Royal Randwick Racecourse on Saturday. Of the 11 accepted potential stayers in the race, Waller will saddle two –Multilateral and Permit. Both horses have drawn well, set to jump from barriers two and three respectively. Eight-year-old…

Danas Best Targets Sydney Cup 2015

Danas Best Targets Sydney Cup 2015

The 2015 Sydney Cup is looming as the major autumn carnival aim for the Gai Waterhouse-trained Danas Best who races in the Australia Day Cup at Royal Randwick this weekend. A winner of six of his 19 starts, Danasinga gelding Danas Best was last seen in the winners’ stall at Rosehill in August of 2013….

Permit Headlines 2015 Australia Day Cup Nominations

Permit Headlines 2015 Australia Day Cup Nominations

Nominations for the Listed Australia Day Cup (2400m), running at Royal Randwick Racecourse on Saturday, were taken on Monday morning with Chris Waller’s Permit leading the charge. The Australia Day Cup is the feature race running in Sydney this weekend, for which 11 potential stayers were nominated. Waller is set to dominate the race after…

Magic Millions Stayers Cup 2015 Betting: Amovatio Narrow Favourite

Magic Millions Stayers Cup 2015 Betting: Amovatio Narrow Favourite

Sydney’s Chris Waller saddles-up a number of top chances on the Gold Coast Magic Millions Race Day program this weekend in Queensland including narrow favourite Amovatio in the 2015 Magic Millions Stayers Cup. Due to jump at 12:45pm (local) as Race 2 on Saturday, this year’s $200,000 Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort & Spa Magic Millions…

Tinto Draws Wide in 2015 Magic Millions Stayers Cup

Tinto Draws Wide in 2015 Magic Millions Stayers Cup

A capacity field of 14 runners plus five emergencies has accepted for the Magic Millions Stayers Cup (1800m) at the Gold Coast this Saturday. Headlining the field is the Rex Lipp-trained Tinto, who will have to overcome a start from the widest gate with Timothy Bell in the saddle as well as carrying the sole…