News About Flight Stakes 2014

2014 Flight Stakes Results: Winner First Seal the Real Deal

2014 Flight Stakes Results: Winner First Seal the Real Deal

John Thompson has uncovered a very special filly in First Seal who won her maiden Group 1 today with an explosive effort in the Flight Stakes 2014 at Randwick Racecourse. Having now won three of her five starts there are a host of nice options for this daughter of Fastnet Rock, a lovely looking three-year-old…

Flight Stakes 2014 Betting Update – First Seal Sole Favourite

Flight Stakes 2014 Betting Update – First Seal Sole Favourite

Last start Tea Rose Stakes winner First Seal has shrugged off her co-favourite status and now sits alone at the top of the 2014 Flight Stakes betting markets for this afternoon’s clash at Randwick. When betting markets on the $400,000 Group 1 Coolmore Flight Stakes (1600m) first opened earlier in the week, the John Thompson-trained…

2014 Flight Stakes Tips & Selections

2014 Flight Stakes Tips & Selections

One of the three Group 1 features on the Epsom Handicap Day line-up in Sydney this weekend is the fillies-only 2014 Flight Stakes, inside betting tips from Races.com.au found below. There are only eight three-year-olds left in the mix for the $400,000 Group 1 Coolmore Flight Stakes (1600m) this year following the early scratching of…

Flight Stakes 2014 Form Guide & Betting Preview

Flight Stakes 2014 Form Guide & Betting Preview

This weekend in Sydney the major race for fillies is the 2014 Flight Stakes featuring a small but classy field of three-year-olds to face off in the Royal Randwick clash. Originally nine were accepted for in the Epsom Handicap Day feature but Gai Waterhouse scratched the rails-drawn Twirl on Wednesday leaving eight for this year’s…

2014 Flight Stakes Odds: Winx and First Seal Co-Favourites

2014 Flight Stakes Odds: Winx and First Seal Co-Favourites

The bookies are having a hard time separating the chances of the two top fillies in Saturday’s Flight Stakes 2014 field with Winx and First Seal co-favourites in the early markets for the Randwickclash. One of three Group 1 features on the card in Sydney this weekend, this year’s $400,000 Group 1 Coolmore Flight Stakes…

Winx Out Wide in 2014 Flight Stakes Field & Barriers

Winx Out Wide in 2014 Flight Stakes Field & Barriers

Chris Waller’s exciting filly Winx has a wide barrier to overcome if she’s to atone for a last start loss when coming up with her Tea Rose conqueror again in Saturday’s Flight Stakes 2014 at Royal Randwick Racecourse. Just nine three-year-old fillies make up the final field for his weekend’s $400,000 Group 1 Coolmore Flight…

Thinking Of You Could Miss 2014 Flight Stakes

Thinking Of You Could Miss 2014 Flight Stakes

Undefeated filly Thinking Of You could miss a chance at an early Group 1 win in Sydney’s Flight Stakes 2014 and be kept at home in Melbourne this Saturday for a shot the Edward Manifold Stakes on Turnbull Stakes Day. Trainer Peter Moody has enjoyed a nice run so far with his progressive daughter of…

Costin Confident of Mile for Press Report in Flight Stakes 2014

Costin Confident of Mile for Press Report in Flight Stakes 2014

This weekend a small but classy field of three-year-old fillies will face off in the 2014 Flight Stakes in Sydney, a mile classic apprentice jockey Winona Costin is confident her contender Press Report can be competitive in. Only eight fillies were nominated for this year’s $400,000 Group 1 Flight Stakes (1600m) which runs as one…

First Seal Leads Extended 2014 Flight Stakes Nominations

First Seal Leads Extended 2014 Flight Stakes Nominations

John Thompson’s last start Tea Rose Stakes winner First Seal is the headline early entry for Saturday’s Flight Stakes 2014 at Royal Randwick’s Epsom Handicap Day. The three-year-old fillies’ feature attracted just eight hopefuls and so Racing NSW has extended the nominations for this year’s $400,000 Group 1 Flight Stakes (1600m) until 11am on Tuesday….