News About Fontiton

Lumosty among nominations for 2015 Caulfield Sprint

Lumosty among nominations for 2015 Caulfield Sprint

Trainer Robert Smerdon’s smart mare Lumosty is among the nominations for the Group 2 $200,000 Perri Cutten Caulfield Sprint (1000m) at Caulfield on Saturday. Lumosty is one of twenty-one sprinters entered in the Caulfield Sprint and will be having her first race start since running third to Srikandi in the Group 1 $500,000 Sky Racing…

2015 Moir Stakes Results: Buffering Defends Crown

2015 Moir Stakes Results: Buffering Defends Crown

Popular veteran Buffering is sure to have gained plenty more admirers at Moonee Valley this evening; producing an impressive turn of foot in the final straight to post a fifth victory at the highest level in the Group 1 Moir Stakes (1000m). Jumping from the gates well, regular hoop Damian Browne allowed the Mossman gelding…

2015 Moir Stakes Betting Tips

2015 Moir Stakes Betting Tips

Tonight under the lights at Moonee Valley Racecourse the Group 1 action of the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival continues with the Moir Stakes 2015, betting tips for the sprint classic found below. Thirteen short-distance specialists are engaged for this season’s $450,000 Group 1 City Jeep Moir Stakes (1000m), the weight-for-age classic running as Race 7…

Petits Filous Tops Moir Stakes 2015 Odds

Petits Filous Tops Moir Stakes 2015 Odds

The undefeated Ciaron Maher-trained filly Petits Filous is the firming short-priced favourite in 2015 Moir Stakes betting for Friday night’s Group 1 feature at Moonee Valley Racecourse. A three-year-old daughter of Street Boss, Petits Filous has won all four of her career starts to date including two from two at Moonee Valley where she returns…

2015 Moir Stakes Field Features Petits Filous

2015 Moir Stakes Field Features Petits Filous

Ciaron Maher’s undefeated young filly Petits Filous gets a chance to make it five-from-five and take out her maiden Group 1 trophy when she lines up in a top class field of sprinters in Friday night’s Moir Stakes 2015 at Moonee Valley. The three-year-old daughter of Street Boss has won all four of her career…

2015 Moir Stakes Nominations Feature Buffering

2015 Moir Stakes Nominations Feature Buffering

Robert Heathcote’s veteran sprinter Buffering is nominated to defend his title in the Moir Stakes 2015 at Moonee Valley Racecourse’s night meeting on Friday night in Melbourne. This year’s weight-for-age $450,000 Group 1 City Jeep Moir Stakes (1000m) has attracted a bumper 20 nominations including last year’s champ, the now eight-year-old Mossman gelding Buffering. No…

2015 Moir Stakes Return for Fontiton

2015 Moir Stakes Return for Fontiton

Caulfield horseman Robert Smerdon could save the spring return of his classy filly Fontiton until early October with the Moir Stakes 2015 given consideration as a first-up run for the Group 2 winner. A three-year-old daughter of Turffontein, Fontiton hasn’t raced since her fifth when beaten three and a half lengths by the Peter &…

2015 Coolmore Stud Stakes Over Guineas for Fontiton

2015 Coolmore Stud Stakes Over Guineas for Fontiton

After previously naming the Thousand Guineas as a likely Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival target for smart filly Fontiton, trainer Robert Smerdon now claims a sprint campaign is more likely for the rising three-year-old including a run in the Coolmore Stud Stakes 2015. Turfontein filly Fontiton hasn’t raced since suffering her first loss at her fourth…

Fontiton Targets 2015 Thousand Guineas

Fontiton Targets 2015 Thousand Guineas

There’s a lot of water to pass under the bridge between now and October’s Thousand Guineas 2015 but Caulfield’s Robert Smerdon is keen to target the Group 1 with his classy filly Fontiton. The young daughter of Turffontein is nearing her return to racing, rising three-year-old Fontiton having undergone surgery to remove bone chips from…

Pride Of Dubai 2015 Blue Diamond Stakes Winner for Team Snowden

Pride Of Dubai 2015 Blue Diamond Stakes Winner for Team Snowden

Paying the $55,000 late entry proved a winning move for the connections of the now very valuable colt Pride Of Dubai who won the Blue Diamond Stakes 2015 for Team Snowden. Peter Snowden has enjoyed two wins in recent years in the Caulfield classic for two-year-olds with Sepoy (2011) and again 12 months ago with…