News About King’s Stand Stakes

2016 King’s Stand Stakes Aim for The Quarterback

2016 King’s Stand Stakes Aim for The Quarterback

Cranbourne horseman Robbie Griffiths has an eye on a Royal Ascot bid in England later this year with his Newmarket Handicap winner The Quarterback racing for a King’s Stand Stakes 2016 bid at Caulfield this weekend. The five-year-old Street Boss gelding scored the upset as a $21 roughie at Flemington on March 12 beating home…

2016 Moir Stakes over Ascot for Buffering

2016 Moir Stakes over Ascot for Buffering

A return to Melbourne for a fourth Moir Stakes win in five years is the more likely option for Al Quoz Sprint winner Buffering post his Hong Kong run in early May over a trip to Royal Ascot according to Robert Heathcote. The veteran sprinter from Brisbane continued to make history in his international debut…

Shamal Wind Fails to Fire in 2015 King’s Stand Stakes

Shamal Wind Fails to Fire in 2015 King’s Stand Stakes

Talented mare Shamal Wind was unable to produce her impressive Autumn Carnival form when fading late for a disappointing in last night’s Group 1 King’s Stand Stakes (1000m) at the Royal Ascot Carnival. Shamal Wind was installed as outright second favourite for success in the hours leading up to jump in the 2015 King’s Stand…

2015 King’s Stand Stakes Tips and Betting Preview

2015 King’s Stand Stakes Tips and Betting Preview

A talented and capacity field has been confirmed for tonight’s Group 1 King’s Stand Stakes (1000m) at the 2015 Royal Ascot Carnival in Britain; offering punters exceptional value from a betting perspective and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Talented Irish veteran Sole Power ($4) has returned to racing in typically slick form…

2015 King’s Stand Stakes Odds and Betting Update

2015 King’s Stand Stakes Odds and Betting Update

The Group 1 King’s Stand Stakes (1000m) is set to draw a talented and capacity field on Day 1 of the 2015 Royal Ascot Carnival in Great Britain; offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Irish star Sole Power has returned to racing in typically…

Shamal Wind In Good Order Ahead of King’s Stand Stakes

Shamal Wind In Good Order Ahead of King’s Stand Stakes

Trainer Robert Smerdon remains confident Shamal Wind can lay a great account for herself in next week’s Group 1 King’s Stand Stakes (1000m) at Royal Ascot despite having been somewhat disheartened by a conversation with notable Irish trainer Dermot Weld. Weld has experienced notable success of his own with travelling contingencies over the last few…

Williams to Partner Brazen Beau in Diamond Jubilee Stakes

Williams to Partner Brazen Beau in Diamond Jubilee Stakes

Leading Victorian jockey Craig Williams has been confirmed to take the ride on talented three-year-old Brazen Beau should he accept into the final field of the 2015 Group 1 Diamond Jubilee Stakes (1200m) at Royal Ascot next week. Brazen Beau was a standout performer for trainer Chris Waller over the 2015 Autumn Carnival; running second…

Under The Louvre Ready for The Goodwood 2015

Under The Louvre Ready for The Goodwood 2015

Melbourne horseman Robert Smerdon is confident a month off between runs for his galloper Under The Louvre will be ideal as the four-year-old prepares for this Saturday’s 2015 The Goodwood in Adelaide. Smerdon has two nominees for a shot at the $500,000 Group 1 Darley Goodwood (1200m) at Morphettville Racecourse, the feature Adelaide Autumn Racing…

Brazen Beau To Miss T.J. Smith Stakes

Brazen Beau To Miss T.J. Smith Stakes

Managing owner Grant Morgan has confirmed that talented colt Brazen Beau will not contest the 2015 T.J. Smith Stakes at Royal Randwick on April 4. Brazen Beau stamped himself as one of the best sprinters in Australia when he upstaged Chautauqua, Terravista and Lankan Rupee to win the Group 1 Newmarket Handicap (1200m) at Flemington…

Easy Trial for Royal Ascot-Bound Brazen Beau

Easy Trial for Royal Ascot-Bound Brazen Beau

He may have beaten home just one other runner when seventh in his first official trial of the season but the Chris Waller-trained Brazen Beau caught the eye at Warwick Farm on Tuesday morning as the Royal Ascot-bound youngster kicked up his pre-season work. Purchased by Darley Australia last month, Waller’s smart I Am Invincible…