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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. A $100,000 yearling buy from the Magic Millions sales back in 2011, the now seven-year-old son of…

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. The eleven-starter field for this year’s $150,000 Group 3 Kevin Heffernan Stakes (1300m) will take to the Sandown track as Race 8 at 4:40pm (AEDT). Leading…

Famous Seamus Ready to Defend Kevin Heffernan Stakes

Famous Seamus Ready to Defend Kevin Heffernan Stakes

Trainer Noel Mayfield-Smith is confident that Famous Seamus will prove tough to beat once more, when he steps out for the Group 3 Kevin Heffernan Stakes (1300m) at Ladbrokes Park (Sandown) on Saturday. A Group 1 winner having taken out the 2014 edition of the BTC Cup (1200m) in Brisbane, Famous Seamus has produced a…

Hucklebuck Back for Darley Classic 2016

Hucklebuck Back for Darley Classic 2016

Adelaide’s Phillip Stokes describes the previous Group 1 win over a mile by stable star Hucklebuck as “lucky” and will keep the galloper to a short two-race sprint campaign in the spring starting with the 2016 Darley Classic. Elvstroem gelding Hucklebuck is a multiple Group winner but is best known for his narrow victory over…

Famous Seamus Wins Kevin Heffernan Stakes

Famous Seamus Wins Kevin Heffernan Stakes

Famous Seamus has returned to winning form in impressive fashion at Sandown this afternoon; maintaining a strong sprint in the final straight to beat a talented field to the line in the Group 3 Kevin Heffernan Stakes (1300m). Jumping from the gates well, jockey Kerrin McEvoy allowed Famous Seamus to stride forward and taken an…

2015 Kevin Heffernan Stakes Betting Tips

2015 Kevin Heffernan Stakes Betting Tips

An early Group feature on a bumper nine-race Zipping Classic Day program at Sandown Racecourse on the weekend, tips for Saturday’s Kevin Heffernan Stakes 2015 are found below. Due to run as Sandown Race 3 at 2:10pm (AEST) this year’s weight-for-age $150,000 Group 3 Kevin Heffernan Stakes (1300m) features 11 runners with betting markets at…

Under The Louvre Tops Kevin Heffernan Stakes 2015 Odds

Under The Louvre Tops Kevin Heffernan Stakes 2015 Odds

Robert Smerdon’s Group 1 placed Under The Louvre is the market mover and narrow favourite to improve on a last start mid-field finish and get back to winning form at Sandown on Saturday in the 2015 Kevin Heffernan Stakes. A field of 11 weight-for-age hopefuls face off in Race 3 at 2:10pm (AEST) on Zipping…

Smokin’ Joey Tops 2015 Kevin Heffernan Stakes Field

Smokin’ Joey Tops 2015 Kevin Heffernan Stakes Field

Wez Hunter’s veteran eight-year-old Smokin’ Joey is set to return in Saturday’s Kevin Heffernan Stakes 2015 looking to return to his top winter form earlier in the year. The opening Group race on the all-black type Zipping Classic Day program at Sandown Hillside on Saturday, this year’s $150,000 Group 3 Kevin Heffernan Stakes (1300m) field…

Java Primed for Kevin Heffernan Stakes

Java Primed for Kevin Heffernan Stakes

Trainer Lee Freedman is thrilled with the condition of Java despite a lacklustre performance last start, and is confident the conditions of Saturday’s Group 3 Kevin Heffernan Stakes (1300m) at Sandown will play directly into the four-year-old’s strengths. Java has only finished outside the first three a handful of times since first appearing on course…

Garud In Form for Eclipse Stakes 2015 Bid

Garud In Form for Eclipse Stakes 2015 Bid

Evergreen veteran Garud is in flying form ahead of Saturday’s 2015 Eclipse Stakes at Sandown Racecourse where trainer Michael Moroney hopes the horse can shrug off his placegetter status this campaign. An eight-year-old son of High Chaparral, the gelding has his 37th career run on Zipping Classic Day in the $150,000 Group 3 Eclipse Stakes…