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2017 June Stakes Field & Odds: Open Betting Affair

2017 June Stakes Field & Odds: Open Betting Affair

Saturday’s Royal Randwick black-type is a wide open affair betting-wise with over half the June Stakes 2017 field at single-figures for the win. Heading the Sydney racing action on the weekend as Randwick Race 7 at 3:10pm (AEST), the field for this season’s $150,000 Listed AHC June Stakes (1100m) is down to a dozen sprinters…

2016 June Stakes Winner Danish Twist Too Good

2016 June Stakes Winner Danish Twist Too Good

After scoring his first stakes’ winning ride, apprentice hoop Koby Jennings said June Stakes 2016 champ Danish Twist was simply “too good” for her rivals at Royal Randwick on Saturday ahead of a possible Tatt’s Tiara run in Queensland. Kris Lees’ flying four-year-old Dane Shadow mare enjoyed her fourth win on the trot with a…

Spieth Leads 2016 June Stakes Field & Betting Odds

Spieth Leads 2016 June Stakes Field & Betting Odds

Outside of the elite racing action happening in Brisbane for Stradbroke Handicap Day the other Black-Type of the weekend is Saturday’s June Stakes 2016 at Royal Randwick where Spieth is short priced favourite to win the Sydney feature. Set to run as Randwick Race 8 at 3:50pm (AEST), this year’s $100,000 Listed Sydney Markets Limited…

Avoid Lightning Tops 2015 June Stakes Field, Odds & Tips

Avoid Lightning Tops 2015 June Stakes Field, Odds & Tips

A gun barrier two draw counteracts the top weight allocated to narrow race favourite Avoid Lightning for Saturday’s feature race in Sydney, the June Stakes 2015 at Royal Randwick. The bookmakers at are taking no chances with the Les Bridge-trained Avoid Lightning in the $100,000 Listed POWHF Tommy Raudonikis OAM June Stakes (1100m) who is…

Avoid Lightning Ready for June Stakes Defence

Avoid Lightning Ready for June Stakes Defence

Avoid Lightning has returned to racing in typically competitive form this time and trainer Les Bridge has confirmed she will line up for a tile defence of her crown in the Listed June Stakes (1100m) at Randwick on Saturday. Returning for a credible third in the Group 2 Millie Fox Stakes (1200m) on February 21st,…

2015 Dane Ripper Option for Avoid Lightning

2015 Dane Ripper Option for Avoid Lightning

Les Bridge’s smart mare Avoid Lightning is currently heading towards the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival for Saturday week’s Dane Ripper Stakes 2015 but could still bypass the Queensland feature for a Sydney run on the same day instead. The six-year-old daughter of Blevic put in a beautiful trial in Sydney on Monday morning ahead of…

Returning Mares On Top Of Theshark.com.au Stakes Betting Market

Returning Mares On Top Of Theshark.com.au Stakes Betting Market

Classy mares Samaready and Jolie Bay, both returning to the races after missing the 2013 Autumn Racing Carnival due to injury, are on top of the betting market for the Group 3 Theshark.com.au Stakes (1100m) that will be run at Caulfield on Saturday. 2012 Blue Diamond Stakes winner Samaready will be making her first appearance at…

Samaready Headlines The Heath 1100 Field

Samaready Headlines The Heath 1100 Field

2012 Blue Diamond Stakes winner Samaready will make her return to racing in the Group 3 The Heath 1100 (1100m), to be run this year as Theshark.com.au Stakes, at Caulfield on Saturday. The More Than Ready mare headlines the thirteen strong field for the $135,000 race that will be run as race six at 3.30pm…

Quality June Stakes Nominations 2013

Quality June Stakes Nominations 2013

While the weekend’s major racing action will be taking place in Brisbane for Stradbroke Handicap Day, over in Sydney Royal Randwick will also be host to a black type feature with the $100,000 Listed June Stakes (1200m) attracting some quality entries. The 2013 June Stakes drew a total of 28 nominations this year with the…

Squamosa Squashes Randwick Rivals on Return

Squamosa Squashes Randwick Rivals on Return

Last year’s Golden Rose runner-up Squamosa showed they had lost none of their shine after a lengthy spell, the Not A Single Doubt colt storming home for a classy victory in the $100,000 Listed June Stakes (1100m) at Randwick on Saturday. One of 2010’s most promising two-year-olds, Squamosa’s most recent start was back in August…