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Champagne Stakes 2011 Field & Odds Favour Satin Shoes

Champagne Stakes 2011 Field & Odds Favour Satin Shoes

Classy Sydneysider Satin Shoes has opened favourite in the 2011 Champagne Stakes betting markets following the release of the field and barriers for the fillies’ feature running under the lights at Moonee Valley on Manikato Stakes night this Friday. The $150,000 Group 3 Champagne Stakes (1200m) this year drew a field of nine hopefuls, the…

Manikato Stakes Night Nominations – 2011 Champagne Stakes

Manikato Stakes Night Nominations – 2011 Champagne Stakes

This Friday’s Manikato Stakes Night nominations have been released by Racing Victoria including those for the evening’s three-year-old fillies’ feature, the Champagne Stakes 2011. Eleven hopefuls make up the early entries for this year’s $150,000 Group 3 Champagne Stakes (1200m) with the Clarry Conners-trained Sydney raider Satin Shoes sitting No. 1 on the ballot as…

Shoe Can Still Fit From Out Wide in 2011 McNeil Stakes Field

Shoe Can Still Fit From Out Wide in 2011 McNeil Stakes Field

Successful Sydney trainer Clarry Conners is hoping an awkward barrier draw for his smart filly Satin Shoes in Saturday’s HDF McNeil Stakes 2011 at Caulfield won’t stop her from keeping her flawless record as a three-year-old intact. The daughter of Flying Spur, winner of the Group 2 Silver Slipper Stakes (1100m) as a juvenile, bounced…

Satin Smooth Return for Quezette Stakes 2011 Winner

Satin Smooth Return for Quezette Stakes 2011 Winner

Clarry Conners may have missed out on his fifth Golden Slipper victory last season, but the Sydney horseman is brimming with confidence that his smart filly Satin Shoes can secure an elite level victory this spring after her first-up win in the $100,000 Quezette Stakes (1100m) at Caulfield on Saturday. The daughter of Flying Spur…

Shoe to Fit First-Up in Quezette Stakes 2011

Shoe to Fit First-Up in Quezette Stakes 2011

Successful horseman Clarry Conners is confident his promising filly Satin Shoes can resume in style at Caulfield on Saturday and give race favourite Mosheen a run for their money in the $100,000 Listed Quezette Stakes (1100m). Part of last season’s top crop of two-year-olds, Flying Spur filly Satin Shoes won her opening three career starts…

Sepoy Shoots for Six in Vain

Sepoy Shoots for Six in Vain

All eyes will be on resuming Blue Diamond Stakes – Golden Slipper winner Sepoy at Caulfield on Saturday as Darley’s ace asset races first-up in the Vain Stakes shooting for their sixth career success and looking to stamp their authority as not just a brilliant juvenile, but a champion three-year-old as well. Sepoy dominated on…

Glissade Slides Towards Thousand Guineas 2011

Glissade Slides Towards Thousand Guineas 2011

While the most highly-spruiked runner at Caulfield this Saturday will be Peter Snowden’s resuming star Sepoy, Darley’s No. 1 trainer is also preparing to saddle up a number of other top chances including his 2011 Thousand Guineas-bound Glissade in the $100,000 Listed Quezette Stakes (1100m). The well-bred daughter of Redoute’s Choice from Zabeel mare Steflara…

Smerdon Keen on 2011 Thousand Guineas-Bound Mosheen

Smerdon Keen on 2011 Thousand Guineas-Bound Mosheen

Caulfield racing on Saturday is shaping up as a truly tantalising affair with many of last season’s top crop of juveniles making their three-year-old debuts including Golden Slipper runner-up and Thousand Guineas 2011 hopeful Mosheen who will have her first start for new trainer Robert Smerdon. Mosheen was one of 19 nominations for the $100,000…

Sepoy Resumes in Vain Ahead of Coolmore Stud Stakes 2011

Sepoy Resumes in Vain Ahead of Coolmore Stud Stakes 2011

Superstar colt Sepoy is set for his highly-spruiked return to racing this Saturday in Caulfield’s Vain Stakes, trainer Peter Snowden naming the 2011 Coolmore Stud Stakes as the main spring aim for his Blue Diamond Stakes – Golden Slipper double winner. Elusive Quality three-year-old Sepoy will be the headline runner in the $100,000 Listed Vain…

Thousand Guineas 2011 Nominations Feature 223 Fillies

Thousand Guineas 2011 Nominations Feature 223 Fillies

There are now officially 223 three-year-old fillies on way to the 2011 Thousand Guineas after nominations for the Melbourne Spring Carnival feature were taken by Racing Victoria today. One of the richest and most prestigious races of its kind in Australia, the $500,000 Group 1 Thousand Guineas will run over the Caulfield mile (1600 metres)…