News About Iron Lace

Becerra Ruled out of Oaks but Absolutely In It

Becerra Ruled out of Oaks but Absolutely In It

Trainer Lee Freedman has had to withdraw his AJC Oaks contenders with Al Maher filly Becerra scratched from the Group 1 feature due to a minor bug while Mick Kent has decided to take his chances with Absolutely.

Freedman now has no runners in the $550,000 Group 1 AJC Australian Oaks (2400m), a race he won back in 2006 ...

Iron Lace Earns Shot at 2011 Australian Oaks

Iron Lace Earns Shot at 2011 Australian Oaks

Chris Waller’s improving three-year-old filly Iron Lace has earned a shot at the 2011 AJC Australian Oaks after scoring another eye-catching win at Randwick on Wednesday.

Iron Lace, a well-bred daughter of Encosta De Lago, scored a solid three-quarter length victory over Diamond Jim in The Queens Park Handicap (1800m) at Randwick’s Kensington track, giving the filly her third successive ...

2010 Moet & Chandon Champagne Stakes Final Field & Preview

2010 Moet & Chandon Champagne Stakes Final Field & Preview

For the first time in many years a 15-horse capacity field of talented two-year-olds will take to the Randwick track on Saturday in the $300,000 Group 1 Champagne Stakes (1600m).

The capacity sized field shows the quality and strength of the two-year-olds getting around this season, still standing and racing after a testing autumn campaign.

This year only one youngster ...