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2013 Concorde Stakes Nominations Highlighted By Hay List

2013 Concorde Stakes Nominations Highlighted By Hay List

Injury-plagued sprinter Hay List has been included in the nominations for the Group 3 Concorde Stakes (1000m) at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Hay List will return to the races in the Concorde Stakes at Royal Randwick on Saturday. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

Hay List was expected to return from his latest injury setback in the Group 3 Missile Stakes...

Second Effort Headlines Bletchingly Stakes Final Field

Second Effort Headlines Bletchingly Stakes Final Field

Racing Victoria has released the final field for the Group 3 Bletchingly Stakes (1200m) that will be run at Caulfield on Saturday with Group 2 winner Second Effort the headline act.

Second Effort will be out to maintain his exceptional wet track record in the Bletchingly Stakes on Saturday. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

Second Effort resumed in the Listed ...

McDonald Hoping Melbourne Rain Hangs Around

McDonald Hoping Melbourne Rain Hangs Around

Trainer Clinton McDonald could not have been happier to wake up to the sound of rain in Melbourne this morning and is hoping it hangs around until Saturday to improve the winning chances of Second Effort in the Group 3 Bletchingly Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Clinton McDonald is hoping for a wet track at Caulfield this Saturday for ...

Effort for Win not Second at Caulfield

Effort for Win not Second at Caulfield

Ultra-consistent Mossman four-year-old Second Effort will line up at Caulfield on Saturday vying for their fifth consecutive win and their locally-based trainer Clinton McDonald hopes the victory streak continues and they won’t have to settle for second in the Sir John Monash Stakes.

One of just eight acceptors for this year’s $100,000 Listed Sir John Monash Stakes (1100m), Second ...

Brideoake Would Love Warming Winter Win

Brideoake Would Love Warming Winter Win

Mornington-based horseman David Brideoake is confident his resuming filly Warm Love can salute for her second black-type success when she starts the favourite in Saturday’s Sir John Monash Stakes.

The well-bred daughter of Octagonal from Flying Spur mare Charangas, rising four-year-old Warm Love races first-up in the $100,000 Sir John Monash Stakes (1100m) at Caulfield following a five month ...

Williams Excessively Fond of Caulfield Chances

Williams Excessively Fond of Caulfield Chances

Warrnambool trainer Matthew Williams is bullish over the chances his Choisir gelding Uxorious has of securing their third win on the trot this Saturday, the five-year-old accepted for the Sir John Monash Stakes at Caulfield.

The $100,000 Listed Sir John Monash Stakes (1100m) attracted a diminutive but classy final field of just eight sprinters this year, Uxorious sure to ...

Shoot Out Opens Season With Win In 2010 Bletchingly Stakes Over Stanzout

Shoot Out Opens Season With Win In 2010 Bletchingly Stakes Over Stanzout

Shoot Out has cemented his return to quality racing after sending an emphatic warning to spring racing rivals by dominating the $150,000 Group Three Bletchingly Stakes (1200m) on Saturday.

Melbourne’s Caulfield Racecourse hosted the first jump of the Australian spring racing season with the Bletchingly Stakes Day, highlighted of course by the 2010 Bletchingly Stakes event itself, and with 10 ...