News About Illustrious Lad

2017 Standish Handicap Aim for Ridgway

2017 Standish Handicap Aim for Ridgway

Victorian trainer Robbie Laing is looking at a New Year’s Day run in the Standish Handicap 2017 at Flemington Racecourse for his lightly raced colt Ridgway.

Ridgway could step up in class and take on horses including Illustrious Lad (pictured) in Flemington’s Standish Handicap 2017 on New Year’s Day. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

The now three-year-old son of Gio Point ...

2016 Kevin Heffernan Stakes Results: Lucky Hussler Beats Favourite

2016 Kevin Heffernan Stakes Results: Lucky Hussler Beats Favourite

The Darren Weir-trained proven Group 1 winner Lucky Hussler looked back in form ahead of his Magic Millions bid in January holding off the fit favourite Illustrious Lad to win the Kevin Heffernan Stakes 2016 at Ladbrokes Park.

Lucky Hussler (inside) scored an upset win over the favourite Illustrious Lad (outside) in the 2016 Kevin Heffernan Stakes at ...

2016 Zipping Classic Day Scratchings & Preview

2016 Zipping Classic Day Scratchings & Preview

Today, Saturday November 12, Sandown’s Ladbrokes Park hosts an all-Black Type card for Zipping Classic Day 2016 – scratchings and a full track report for the meeting found below.

Who Shot Thebarman defends his title in the 2016 Zipping Classic in the feature race at Ladbrokes Park this weekend. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

It is cloudy at Ladbrokes Park with ...

2016 Kevin Heffernan Stakes Tips & Betting Update

2016 Kevin Heffernan Stakes Tips & Betting Update

A quality field of weight-for-age sprinters line-up in Saturday’s Kevin Heffernan Stakes 2016 at Ladbrokes Park, betting tips and updated odds on the Zipping Classic Day race found below.

Famous Seamus is the upset Races.com.au tip to win the 2016 Kevin Heffernan Stakes on Saturday at Sandown’s Ladbrokes Park. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The eleven-starter field for this year’s ...

Illustrious Lad Claims Upset Win in Linlithgow Stakes

Illustrious Lad Claims Upset Win in Linlithgow Stakes

Illustrious Lad has produced a big late turn of foot to deliver a talented field a big upset in the Group 2 Linlithgow Stakes (1200m) at Flemington; the final race on Derby Day 2016.

Illustrious Lad produced a career-best performance to win the Group 2 Linlithgow Stakes this afternoon. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Illustrious Lad was rated only ...

2016 Salinger Stakes Betting Tips & Odds Update

2016 Salinger Stakes Betting Tips & Odds Update

The Salinger Stakes 2016 is the last of nine Group races running at Flemington Racecourse on VRC Derby Day, betting tips and the latest odds on the handicap sprint listed below.

Ocean Embers is the Races.com.au tip to upset the boys in the 2016 Salinger Stakes results on Derby Day at Flemington. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Set to close ...

2016 Salinger Stakes Nominations Feature Faatinah

2016 Salinger Stakes Nominations Feature Faatinah

A host of quality sprinters feature among the Salinger Stakes 2016 nominations taken by Racing Victoria for Saturday’s Victoria Derby Day support act at Flemington Racecourse including the in-form Faatinah.

Faatinah is one of the top early fancies to win the 2016 Salinger Stakes down the Flemington straight on Derby Day this weekend. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

An all-Group ...

Illustrious Lad Heads 2016 WH Wylie Handicap Field & Betting

Illustrious Lad Heads 2016 WH Wylie Handicap Field & Betting

Adelaide’s Morphettville Racecourse is host to two spring Black-Types this Saturday including the WH Wylie Handicap 2016 where Peter Gelagotis saddles-up the firming favourite Illustrious Lad.

Illustrious Lad is firm favourite to win the 2016 WH Wylie Handicap at Morphettville in Adelaide this weekend. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

Due to run as Morphettville Race 6 at 3:53pm (local), this year’s ...

Flamboyant Lass Leads 2015 Wyong Magic Millions Stakes Odds

Flamboyant Lass Leads 2015 Wyong Magic Millions Stakes Odds

Gai Waterhouse’s Group 1 performed filly Flamboyant Lass is early top fancy to win the Wyong Magic Millions 3YO & 4YO Stakes 2015 this Thursday in her first run since early October.

Team Snowden-trained filly Flippant is second favourite to take out the 2015 Wyong Magic Millions 3YO & 4YO Stakes on Thursday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Last time out ...

Illustrious Lad Ready for 2015 Wyong Magic Millions Stakes

Illustrious Lad Ready for 2015 Wyong Magic Millions Stakes

Connections are confident of a nice showing on Thursday from Illustrious Lad despite the Wyong Magic Millions 3YO & 4YO Stakes 2015 taking place the opposite way of racing than the Peter Gelagotis-trained galloper is accustomed to.

Illustrious Lad is a livewire hope in the 2015 Wyong Magic Millions 3YO & 4YO Stakes on Thursday ahead of a trip ...