News About John Salanitri

2017 Victoria Derby an Option for Sheer Madness

2017 Victoria Derby an Option for Sheer Madness

John Salanitri believes that he has unearthed a potential 2017 Victoria Derby horse in Sheer Madness, who held on to post an impressive win in the VRC Member Raymond Ali BM70 (1400m) at Flemington over the weekend. Sheer Madness was sent off an $8.50 shot in the talent-rich race for three-year-olds after drifting from opening…

Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes 2017 Odds Update: Spoils Scratched

Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes 2017 Odds Update: Spoils Scratched

The John Salanitri-trained Sheer Madness has gained a start in Saturday’s 2017 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes following the early scratching of Spoils. Locally-trained Moshe gelding Sheer Madness will line-up from barrier seven at Caulfield Racecourse in the $1.5 million Group 1 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) with jockey Stephen Baster getting his ninth ride in…

Lyuba Leads 2017 Vamos Stakes Field & Betting

Lyuba Leads 2017 Vamos Stakes Field & Betting

Darren Weir’s in-form Victorian raider Lyuba has opened at a nearly odds-on quote in Vamos Stakes 2017 betting to enjoy a Group 3 win in Tasmania this Sunday. The four-year-old daughter of Turffontein is one of a full field of fillies and mares taking to the Launceston track in Race 7 at 4:48pm (AEDT) for…

Bow Mistress Trophy 2017 Tips & Odds Update

Bow Mistress Trophy 2017 Tips & Odds Update

The 2017 Bow Mistress Trophy is the sole Group race on the Hobart race card this evening and below are our insider summer racing tips on the mares’ only showdown. The weight-for-age $125,000 Group 3 Magic Millions Bow Mistress (1200m) is due to jump as Hobart Race 7 at 6:05pm (AEDT) this evening and eight…

2017 Bow Mistress Trophy Field & Betting Odds

2017 Bow Mistress Trophy Field & Betting Odds

A small eight-horse field of fillies and mares will take to the Hobart track on Friday evening for the Bow Mistress Trophy 2017 and the bookmakers are having a hard time separating the top three in betting for the Group 3 sprint. Due to run as Hobart Race 7 at 6:05pm (AEDT) one event after…

Odyssey Moon Tops 2016 AR Creswick Series Final Field

Odyssey Moon Tops 2016 AR Creswick Series Final Field

Smart Snitzel colt Odyssey Moon backs up from two recent Melbourne runs returning to Flemington Racecourse on Saturday for the AR Creswick Series Final 2016. The last of four Black-Type features on the nine-event Flemington Finals Day card this weekend, the $120,000 Listed A.R. Creswick Series Final (1200m) jumps as Race 8 at 4:10pm (AEST)…

Royal Island Races for Spring Group 1 Targets

Royal Island Races for Spring Group 1 Targets

Caulfield horseman John Salanitri will use the weekend run of his rising seven-year-old Royal Island as a guide to whether the horse is up to a Group 1 spring assignment later this campaign in Melbourne. The Dubawi gelding is still relatively lightly-raced for his age with 24 runs for six wins to date, which he’ll…

2016 Civic Stakes Nominations Released

2016 Civic Stakes Nominations Released

Ten runners have been included in 2016 Civic Stakes nominations; highlighted by the pending appearance of a number of exciting sprinters at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse on Saturday. Snippets Land has returned to racing in great form this time and has been included in 2016 Civic Stakes nominations by trainers Peter and Paul Snowden. Posting six…

I Love It Heads 2016 Proud Miss Stakes

I Love It Heads 2016 Proud Miss Stakes

The John Salanitri-trained Robert Sangster Stakes placegetter I Love It heads a bumper field of fillies and mares facing off in Adelaide on Saturday in the Proud Miss Stakes 2016 on The Goodwood Day. Set to run one event before the meeting’s Group 1 feature, the $120,000 Group 3 Proud Miss Stakes (1200m) jumps as…

Capacity 2016 Robert Sangster Stakes Field Released

Capacity 2016 Robert Sangster Stakes Field Released

A full field of fillies and mares is engaged to face off in the headline race at Adelaide’s Morphettville Racecourse this Saturday, the Robert Sangster Stakes 2016. Due to run as Morphettville Race 7 at 4:00pm (local), this year’s $400,000 Group 1 Robert Sangster Stakes (1200m) features the capacity 20 starters plus three emergencies. The…