News About Dermody Stakes

Macdonald Looking To Finish Season With Black Type Win

Macdonald Looking To Finish Season With Black Type Win

Trainer Leon Macdonald is confident that he can finish the 2012/2013 racing season on a high by winning the Listed Lightning Stakes (1050m) with Nearest To Pin at Morphettville on Saturday. The rising four-year-old made his city debut in the Sportingbet Handicap (1200m) at Morphettville on July 6 and scored an extremely impressive two and half…

2013 A.R. Creswick Stakes Nominations

2013 A.R. Creswick Stakes Nominations

This Saturday, June 8, the big three-year-olds’ race may be the 2013 Queensland Derby in Brisbane but Victoria’s Flemington Racecourse will also host a black type feature for that age group with the A.R. Creswick Stakes 2013. There were a bumper 28 nominations for this year’s edition of the $120,000 Listed A.R. Creswick Stakes (1200m)…

Diamond Earth Set for 2012 Lightning Stakes

Diamond Earth Set for 2012 Lightning Stakes

Anthony Cummings’ promising young filly Diamond Earth will return to black type racing in Adelaide this Saturday when she lines up in the race formerly known as the Dermody Stakes, the Lightning Stakes 2012 at Morphettville. A bumper number of two and three-year-olds were nominated for the $80,000 Listed Lightning Stakes (1050m) this year with…

Brideoake Warming to Morphettville

Brideoake Warming to Morphettville

The David Brideoake trained Warm Love will more than likely be scratched from the TCL Electronics Handicap at Flemington on Saturday, with the trainer preferring to send her Adelaide instead. Warm Love produced an eye catching turn of foot in the Monash Stakes at Flemington last weekend to finish third behind Secret Flyer, however Brideoake…

2010 Tattersall’s Mile Betting Preview

2010 Tattersall’s Mile Betting Preview

On Saturday Queensland’s Eagle Farm racecourse will be home to the $75,000 Listed Tattersall’s Mile (1600m), which has attracted a quality field of nine starters including Bold Glance and Fifteen Carat. Currently leading the markets at $3 for a win, four-year-old Sequalo gelding Bold Glance is coming off an impressive last start win in the…