News About Gouldian

Merion Headlines 2015 Tulloch Stakes Field

Merion Headlines 2015 Tulloch Stakes Field

A near-capacity field of 15 three-year-old colts and geldings will run in the Group 2 Tulloch Stakes (2000m) at Rosehill this Saturday after final acceptances were taken on Wednesday morning. Headlining the field is the Michael Moroney-trained Merion, who will enjoy an inside jump from barrier two with Steven Arnold to ride. Merion has won…

15 In Tulloch Stakes Nominations

15 In Tulloch Stakes Nominations

The 2015 Tulloch Stakes nominations have been extended after 15 gallopers were included in the initial entries for the Group 2 event that will be held at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday. Merion is easily the highest-rated horse in the 2015 Tulloch Stakes nominations and will be having his first race start in Sydney after racing…

Hallowed Crown Leads 2015 Rosehill Guineas Nominations

Hallowed Crown Leads 2015 Rosehill Guineas Nominations

15 classy three-year-olds have found themselves nominated for the Group 1 Rosehill Guineas (2000m) this Saturday, including Hallowed Crown. The Bart & James Cummings-trained colt has won an impressive six of his seven career starts and is in prime form heading to Rosehill this Saturday. Hallowed Crown resumed is autumn campaign in the Group 2…

Hauraki Kicks Off 2015 Australian Guineas Path

Hauraki Kicks Off 2015 Australian Guineas Path

Big things are in the pipeline for Hauraki this autumn, which will kick off with the Super Vobis 3YO Plate (1300m) at Sandown on Saturday. Trainer John O’Shea is preparing the colt for the Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington on March 7 but he’ll need to impress in Saturday’s race to continue on…

2015 Super Vobis 3YO Plate Will Be Tough for Chivalry

2015 Super Vobis 3YO Plate Will Be Tough for Chivalry

Three-year-old Chivalry, who was once favourite to win the Group 1 Caulfield Guineas (1600m), will resume at Sandown on Saturday in the Super Vobis 3YO Plate (1300m) but jockey Damian Lane admits it’ll be a tough race for the colt. Chivalry is one of nine three-year-olds set to contest the $80,000 race after both So…

Stratum Star Tops 2015 Super Vobis 3YO Plate Field

Stratum Star Tops 2015 Super Vobis 3YO Plate Field

A field of 11 classy three-year-olds is set to contest the Super Vobis 3YO Plate (1300m) at Sandown Racecourse on Saturday after acceptances were taken on Wednesday. More than half of the field is getting an early start on the autumn, resuming in the $80,000 Plate, including the likes of Stratum Star, Merion, and Chivalry,…

2014 Victoria Derby Form Guide & Preview

2014 Victoria Derby Form Guide & Preview

This weekend four Group 1 races headline the Flemington program on the opening Melbourne Cup Carnival meeting including the three-year-olds’ facing off in the Victoria Derby 2014, form guide facts and a betting preview for which are detailed below. This year’s $1.5 million Group 1 AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) features a full field of 16…

2014 Victoria Derby Barrier Draw: Hampton Court Draws 11

2014 Victoria Derby Barrier Draw: Hampton Court Draws 11

Gai Waterhouse’s Victoria Derby 2014 favourite Hampton Court has drawn just worse than midfield for the 160th running of the three-year-olds classic with barrier 11 for the Flemington feature on Saturday. Australia’s oldest classic race, this year marks the 160th edition of the $1.5 million Victoria Derby (2500m) and the 23rd year the race has…

Gouldian Still a Chance for 2014 Victoria Derby

Gouldian Still a Chance for 2014 Victoria Derby

Connections for Gouldian are optimistic the classy colt will run in the Group 1 AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) at Flemington this Saturday despite being scratched from last weekend’s Group 2 Moonee Valley Vase (2040m) due to a mild throat infection. The Street Cry colt worked very well on the Flemington course proper Tuesday morning, and…

2014 Moonee Valley Vase: Scratchings & Odds Update

2014 Moonee Valley Vase: Scratchings & Odds Update

Three horses have been scratched from the Moonee Valley Vase 2014 field on Cox Plate Day today with odds on the remaining hopes firming in at bookies around the country. Originally there were 14 three-year-olds set to face off in this year’s $200,000 Group 2 Dilmah Exceptional Teas Vase (2040m), running as Race 7 at…