News About Denman

Talented Sprinters Included in Razor Sharp Handicap Nominations

Talented Sprinters Included in Razor Sharp Handicap Nominations

Fourteen sprinters are poised to line up at the 1200m course of Royal Randwick on Saturday, following this morning’s release of 2016 Razor Sharp Handicap nominations. Weatherly has not been seen at the races since early March but is set to make his competitive return on Saturday, after being included in 2016 Razor Sharp Handicap…

Thirteen Confirmed in Starlight Stakes Field

Thirteen Confirmed in Starlight Stakes Field

Thirteen sprinters will line up on the 1100m course at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday, following the confirmation and release of the Listed Starlight Stakes final field and barrier draw today. Shiraz has been transferred to the care of Kim Waugh this time in and will have his first start for the Wyong trainer this weekend,…

Neapolitan Ready for Dequetteville Stakes

Neapolitan Ready for Dequetteville Stakes

Phillip Stokes is pleased with the condition of quality filly Neapolitan leading into her black type racing debut in Saturday’s Listed Dequetteville Stakes (1050m) at Morphettville Racecourse. Neapolitan has only made three competitive appearances at the races so far but has quickly stamped herself as a filly to follow; posting two impressive wins and a…

Kuro to Carry Condition into Oakleigh Plate

Kuro to Carry Condition into Oakleigh Plate

Hall of Fame trainer Lee Freedman concedes Kuro faces a big task in overcoming the talented field confirmed for Saturday’s Group 1 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) at Caulfield, but would not be surprised to see the four-year-old right in the finish. Kuro began his racing career under the guidance of now Godolphin head John O’Shea in…

Eight Confirmed in 2015 Caulfield Sprint Field

Eight Confirmed in 2015 Caulfield Sprint Field

Eight runners have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s Group 2 Caulfield Sprint (1200m); highlighted by the inclusion of some of the Spring Carnival’s most exciting prospects and standout short course specialists. Ball Of Muscle ran a close second to Buffering in the Group 1 Moir Stakes (1000m) a fortnight ago and will…

Stokes Pleased with Caro Kann Ahead of Lightning Stakes

Stokes Pleased with Caro Kann Ahead of Lightning Stakes

Leading South Australian trainer Phillip Stokes has been thrilled with the short but impressive career start posted by rising three-year-old Caro Kann, and is confident the horse is forward enough for success in Saturday’s Listed Lightning Stakes (1050m) at Morphettville. Caro Kann was unable to make much of a competitive impact when eighth behind champion…

Listed Lightning Stakes Tips and Betting Preview

Listed Lightning Stakes Tips and Betting Preview

Fourteen standout sprinters have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s Listed Lightning Stakes (1050m) at Morphettville Racecourse; offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Wild Rain ($2.50) has returned to racing in slick form this time and remains clear favourite in 2015 Lightning…

Kuro Switches Stables for Spring Racing Carnival

Kuro Switches Stables for Spring Racing Carnival

Rising four-year-old Kuro has posted several commendable results at the highest level for trainer Joe Pride since first appearing on course in 2015, but has been transferred to the care of Lee and Anthony Freedman for the 2015 Spring Carnival as a result of few targets in his formerly native Sydney. Kuro has secured a…

Queensland Oaks Fancies Highlight The Roses Final Field

Queensland Oaks Fancies Highlight The Roses Final Field

15 classy fillies have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s Group 2 The Roses (2000m) at Doomben Racecourse, highlighted by the inclusion of some of several leading contenders for Saturday week’s Group 1 Queensland Oaks. Ballet Suite won the key form-indicating Listed Princess Stakes (2000m) a fortnight ago and has been confirmed in…

Kuro Returns to Winner’s Circle in Mick Dittman Plate

Kuro Returns to Winner’s Circle in Mick Dittman Plate

Trainer Joe Pride has scored a late win on 2015 Doomben Cup Day this afternoon; saddling classy three-year-old Kuro to success in the card-ending Listed Mick Dittman Plate (1200m). Jockey Craig Williams was thrilled to pick up the ride on Kuro in the Mick Dittman Plate and immediately led the Denman colt for the fore…