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Scarlett Lady Aiming For Melbourne Cup 2011

Scarlett Lady Aiming For Melbourne Cup 2011

Queensland Oaks winning filly Scarlett Lady will look to match the feats of Kiwi mare Ethereal by winning the Caulfield and Melbourne Cups during the 2011 Melbourne Spring carnival.

Trainer Graham Rogerson yesterday laid out his plans for the mare who has now won her last six starts.

Scarlett Lady will resume from her spell in New Zealand on August ...

Punters Prefer Fillies in Derby

Punters Prefer Fillies in Derby

The two best backed runners in the Group One Queensland Derby have been the only two fillies in the race, Shez Sinsational and Heidilicious, both of whom have had their prices cut from $9.00 to $8.00.

Sportingbet Australia CEO Michael Sullivan said that the two fillies were clearly his worst result in Saturday’s Derby.

“Both horses put in nice runs ...

Shootoff Derby Favourite

Shootoff Derby Favourite

Shootoff

The Graham and Debbie Rogerson trained Shootoff is now the sole favourite for the Group One Queensland Derby after Oaks winner Scarlett Lady was confirmed as a non-runner.

Scarlett Lady and Shootoff had been sharing favouritism all week, however after Rogerson confirmed that the Oaks winning filly would be spelled and aimed at the spring carnival, Shootoff has been ...

Benfica to represent Darley in TJ Smith Final Field

Benfica to represent Darley in TJ Smith Final Field

Kerrin McEvoy and Peter Snowden are chasing a clean sweep of this seasons Group 1 two-year-old events in the TJ Smith Stakes

Peter Snowden and Kerrin McEvoy will be chasing a clean sweep of this seasons Group One two year old events in the TJ Smith Stakes at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

The Darley team will saddle up Benfica, ...

Scarlett Lady to Miss Derby

Scarlett Lady to Miss Derby

Queensland Oaks winner Scarlett Lady will be not be entered in the Group One Queensland Derby after trainer Graham Rogerson confirmed that the filly would return to New Zealand ahead of a spring campaign.

Scarlett Lady sat atop the order of entry for the Queensland Derby, and was favourite for the race, however Rogerson and owner Max Whitby decided ...

Scarlett Lady in Derby Frame

Scarlett Lady in Derby Frame

Queensland Oaks winner Scarlett Lady remains in the frame for Saturday’s Group One Queensland Derby.

Trainer Graham Rogerson ordered a blood count be taken form the filly, in a sign that he may be assessing her fitness ahead of Saturday’s Derby.

“I had the blood count done on her and I’ll get the result of that tonight but there will ...

Heidilicious in Derby

Heidilicious in Derby

The John Sadler trained Heidilicious has been confirmed as a starter for Saturday’s Group One Queensland Derby at Eagle Farm.

Heidilicious was second favourite in last Saturday’s Queensland Oaks, however she blew start of the race and was forced to settle last before unleashing in the home straight to finish fifth.

In her previous start, in the Doomben Roses, ...

Scarlett Lady May Be a Derby Starter

Scarlett Lady May Be a Derby Starter

Connections of Queensland Oaks winning filly Scarlett Lady remain undecided as to whether their boom filly will go up against the boys in the Queensland Derby.

Scarlett Lady produced a stunning turn of foot in the Queensland Oaks to put paid to her rivals, and straight after the race the question was being asked: Will she race in the Queensland ...