News About Flemington Spring Carnival

2011 Coolmore Stud Stakes – Unique Quality the improver

2011 Coolmore Stud Stakes – Unique Quality the improver

Former jockey Frankie Stockdale has tried his luck at training for some time but hasn’t really come to the party with many quality horses.

Domicile well out from the major training centres in Sale, country Victoria, Stockdale has about 20 horses and most with country ability.

Unique Quality is a little different, yet to win in only three starts, Stockdale ...

Foxwedge hunting for a 2011 Coolmore Stud Stakes win

Foxwedge hunting for a 2011 Coolmore Stud Stakes win

Foxwedge

Foxwedgeopened his career with two wins as an early two-year-old in the minor league when a short priced favourite and won them easily.

Trainer John O’Shea had the education part intact and then it was a case of what Foxwedge could do in black type races.

The bay colt has continually progressed and now is equal second favourite ...

Sportsbet Online Betting Promotions and Offers

Sportsbet Online Betting Promotions and Offers

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The big race almost over-shadowing the main event this weekend is the Patinack Classic with two big runners, Black Caviar and Hay List. And Ladbrokes.com.au are ...

Sterling Prince Wins Queen Elizabeth Stakes

Sterling Prince Wins Queen Elizabeth Stakes

Kiwi stayer Sterling Prince won the Group 3 $251 500 Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Flemington on Saturday, the decisive victory largely increasing his chances of receiving an invitation to the Honk Kong International meeting next month.

It was a good finish at Melbourne for the Wayne Hillis-trained six-year-old after earlier disappointment when the gelding failed to win the Lexus Stakes ...

It’llbefantastic Wins Hilton Stakes

It’llbefantastic Wins Hilton Stakes

On the final day of the illustrious Flemington Spring Carnival, Emirates Stakes Day was host to a range of fantastic races including the Listed $151 000 Hilton Stakes where the Dean Howard-trained It’llbefantastic scored an upset victory.

Ridden by Glen Boss, the lightly raced outsider at $31 defeated Silver Spur ($4.80) and the odds-on favourite Governance ($2.20) in ...

All Silent Wins Patinack Farm Classic

All Silent Wins Patinack Farm Classic

The Grahame Begg-trained All Silent, ridden by emerging star hoop Nick Hall, secured a stunning Group 1 victory on Saturday at Flemington in the Patinack Farm Classic.

The six-year-old pulled out a powerful effort to come from last to first in the 1200 metre sprint, setting himself up for a trip overseas next month where the talented ...

2009 Crown Oaks Day Programme

2009 Crown Oaks Day Programme

On Thursday Flemington is ready to host another elite day of racing as the end of what has been a spectacular 2009 Spring Carnival draws near.

Crown Oaks Day is the traditional “Ladies Day” of the four-day Flemington Carnival and the feature of the meeting is the fillies’ equivalent to last Saturday’s Victoria Derby, the Group 1 $1million Crown ...