News About Emirates Stakes 2012

2012 Emirates Stakes Day Tips

2012 Emirates Stakes Day Tips

Emirates Stakes Day 2012 will bring the Melbourne Cup Carnival to a close this Saturday, November 10, and with two Group 1 features, a race full of Melbourne Cup hard luck stories and plenty of other exciting events on the card so there is something for everyone at the Flemington meeting. Flemington racing is due…

Fat Al Gai’s last Group 1 Chance in 2012 Emirates Stakes

Fat Al Gai’s last Group 1 Chance in 2012 Emirates Stakes

Fat Al appears the most realistic chance of scoring a Group 1 win at the 2012 Melbourne Spring Carnival for top Sydney trainer Gai Waterhouse when he contests the $1 million Emirates Stakes (1600m) on Saturday. Waterhouse made a much-hyped entrance to Melbourne after dominating the Sydney Spring Carnival but her army of superstars including…

James McDonald Out of 2012 Emirates Stakes Day

James McDonald Out of 2012 Emirates Stakes Day

Boom New Zealand jockey James McDonald will miss 2012 Emirates Stakes Day at Flemington tomorrow after his appeal against a careless riding charge was dismissed. McDonald was suspended for 14 meetings for his ride aboard Fiorente in the Melbourne Cup on Tuesday where stewards deemed he caused interference to a rival mount. The young hoop…

Streama Scratched From Emirates Stakes 2012 – Bowman on Rolling Pin

Streama Scratched From Emirates Stakes 2012 – Bowman on Rolling Pin

Multiple Group 1 winner Streama has been scratched from the Group 1 2012 Emirates Stakes (1600m) at Flemington on Saturday. The Guy Walter-trained mare was found to have heat in her leg meaning she will end her spring campaign without a win in the top grade. The Stratum mare experienced mixed results throughout her campaign,…

2012 Emirates Stakes Form Guide Facts & Betting Stats

2012 Emirates Stakes Form Guide Facts & Betting Stats

The final day of the Melbourne Cup Carnival runs at Flemington Racecourse this Saturday and the meeting’s marquee event is the Emirates Stakes 2012 – form guide facts and a detailed betting analysis for the mile classic detailed below. Set to run as Flemington Race 6 at 3:00pm (AEST) the $1 million Group 1 Emirates…

Solzhenitsyn Set for 2012 Emirates Stakes

Solzhenitsyn Set for 2012 Emirates Stakes

Toorak Handicap winner Solzhenitsyn has earned the chance to become a dual Group 1 champion this Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival with trainer Rob Heathcote to back them up in the Emirates Stakes 2012 next month after their good Cox Plate Day run. The St Petersburg six-year-old has been in flying form this time in, the…

2012 Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival Nominations & Dates

2012 Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival Nominations & Dates

Racing Victoria has officially released the nomination and final acceptance dates for all of the upcoming Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival 2012 majors including those for the festival’s headline event, the 2012 Melbourne Cup. So you don’t miss a minute of the action below the Races.com.au team has all the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival nomination dates…

Solzhenitsyn Emirates Stakes 2012 Bound

Solzhenitsyn Emirates Stakes 2012 Bound

Rob Heathcote’s smart Stradbroke Handicap Day winner Solzhenitsyn could be Melbourne Cup Carnival bound with Brisbane’s premier trainer naming the 2012 Emirates Stakes as a likely spring aim for the in-form galloper. The five-year-old St Petersburg gelding posted their third win on the trot last Saturday with an easy one and a quarter length victory…

Emirates Stakes 2012 Target for Playing God

Emirates Stakes 2012 Target for Playing God

Ascot horseman Neville Parnham is considering a 2012 Emirates Stakes start for his smart stallion Playing God during the upcoming Melbourne Cup Carnival at the famous Flemington. Blackfriars four-year-old Playing God could use the $1 million Group 1 Emirates Stakes (1600m) on Thursday November 8 as a catalyst into the Perth Summer Racing Carnival where…