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Pandemonium on 2017 Flight Stakes Path

Pandemonium on 2017 Flight Stakes Path

Sydney’s Gai Waterhouse is gearing up for a shot at a 10th Flight Stakes success in 2017 with her progressive filly Pandemonium who lines-up at Warwick Farm this Wednesday. Waterhouse is a master trainer of Flight Stakes winners having enjoyed nine wins in the Sydney Spring Racing Carnival feature to date. Among her trophies in…

Waterhouse Wins Ninth Flight Stakes with Global Glamour

Waterhouse Wins Ninth Flight Stakes with Global Glamour

Sydney’s leading lady of racing Gai Waterhouse celebrated her ninth Flight Stakes win on Saturday with Global Glamour, sharing the Group 1 Epsom Handicap Day success with co-trainer Adrian Bott. Waterhouse continued her dominant record in the three-year-old fillies’ classic that she won previously with: Assertive Lass (1996), Danglissa (1999), Ha Ha (2001), Lotteria (2004),…

Flight Stakes 2016 Tips, Odds & Form Guide

Flight Stakes 2016 Tips, Odds & Form Guide

Kicking off the hat-trick of Group 1 races at Royal Randwick in Sydney on Saturday is the 2016 Flight Stakes, tips and a full form guide for the three-year-old fillies’ feature found below. Running as Epsom Handicap Day Race 6 at 3:20pm (AEST), two early scratchings including the former odds-on favourite Omei Sword has just…

2016 Flight Stakes Betting Update: Yankee Rose Odds-On

2016 Flight Stakes Betting Update: Yankee Rose Odds-On

After the shock scratching of Omei Sword from the Flight Stakes 2016, the David Vandyke-trained Yankee Rose is the new odds-on favourite to win the fillies’ mile showdown at Randwick Racecourse on Saturday. Chris Waller was forced to scratch his Golden Rose runner-up Omei Sword from the $500,000 Group 1 Flight Stakes (1600m) and send…

Omei Sword Out of Flight Stakes 2016 and Spring

Omei Sword Out of Flight Stakes 2016 and Spring

The promising spring carnival campaign of Saturday’s odds-on 2016 Flight Stakes favourite Omei Sword has come to an abrupt end with the Chris Waller-trained filly suffering a respiratory infection. Waller scratched the three-year-old daughter of High Chaparral from the $500,000 Group 1 Flight Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on Epsom Day, Omei Sword heading out to…

Yankee Rose Heads 2016 Flight Stakes Field

Yankee Rose Heads 2016 Flight Stakes Field

David Vandyke’s Group 1 winning filly Yankee Rose leads a small eight-starter field of three-year-olds facing off in Saturday’s Flight Stakes 2016 at Royal Randwick Racecourse on Epsom Handicap Day. Set to run as Randwick Race 6 at 3:20pm (AEST), this season’s $500,000 Group 1 Sydney Airport Flight Stakes (1600m) is full of class despite…

2016 Flight Stakes Nominations: Foxplay Leads Waller Five

2016 Flight Stakes Nominations: Foxplay Leads Waller Five

Chris Waller dominates the Flight Stakes 2016 nominations for the three-year-old fillies’ feature at Randwick Racecourse on Saturday with Foxplay one of five entries in the Group 1 for the stable. Waller is after his first success in the $500,000 Group 1 Flight Stakes (1600m) on Epsom Handicap Day and plays a big hand numbers-wise….

Zenalicious Storms Home To Take Out Reginald Allen Quality

Zenalicious Storms Home To Take Out Reginald Allen Quality

Zenalicious finished over the top of her rivals to record an impressive victory in the 2016 Reginald Allen Quality at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon. In-form hoop Tim Clark settled Zenalicious towards the tail of the field and he was very patient on the talented filly, but he timed his run to perfection in the final…

37 In 2016 Epsom Handicap Nominations

37 In 2016 Epsom Handicap Nominations

The 2016 Epsom Handicap nominations have been released and 37 horses are in contention for the Group 1 event that will be held at Royal Randwick on October 1. Leading Victorian trainer Darren Weir has never previously had a horse in the Epsom Handicap, but he has included both Black Heart Bart and Palentino in…

Waller Rates His Tea Rose Stakes 2016 Fillies

Waller Rates His Tea Rose Stakes 2016 Fillies

Sydney’s premier trainer Chris Waller is out to decide the Spring Racing Carnival paths of a trio of his smart fillies this weekend on the back of their 2016 Tea Rose Stakes run at Royal Randwick. Last Saturday Waller confirmed plans to head towards the $500,000 Group 1 Flight Stakes (1600m) on Epsom Handicap Day,…