News About Knight Exemplar

Premiere Stakes Field 2013 – Hay List Runs Again

Premiere Stakes Field 2013 – Hay List Runs Again

Connections of veteran warhorse Hay List are not giving up on the dream of having the multiple Group 1 champ return to the winner’s stall before retirement, the eight-year-old set to run on Epsom Handicap Day in the Premiere Stakes 2013. Plagued by injury and illness over their 27-start career that started in WA, the…

2013 Premiere Stakes Nominations Attract Spring Sprinters

2013 Premiere Stakes Nominations Attract Spring Sprinters

A collection of some of the season’s elite sprinters are nominated for one of the key support races at Randwick’s Epsom Handicap Day on Saturday, the Premier Stakes 2013. This year’s $200,000 Group 2 Premiere Stakes (1200m) has drawn 20 early entries, one of the top rated nominees for the weight-for-age feature being the Lionel…

2013 Cox Plate Nominee Sets Winning Example

2013 Cox Plate Nominee Sets Winning Example

Progressive four-year-old Knight Exemplar has retained their perfect record for their new trainer Gai Waterhouse at Canterbury on Wednesday winning their first-up assignment ahead of a possible Cox Plate 2013 campaign in Melbourne. Formerly prepared by fellow Sydney trainer John O’Shea, the Exceed And Excel gelding had form at Group 1 level from last year’s…

Knight Exemplar Out To Break Maiden Status in 2012 Coolmore Stud Stakes

Knight Exemplar Out To Break Maiden Status in 2012 Coolmore Stud Stakes

He’s yet to win a race heading into the Group 1 2012 Coolmore Stud Stakes (1200m) at Flemington on Saturday but that doesn’t mean Knight Exemplar is without a chance. The John O’Shea-trained colt is stepping into the $500,000 event against a number of big name three-year-old sprinters including Snitzerland, Sizzling and Nechita. Despite the…

Sizzling v Snitzerland in Blue Sapphire 2012

Sizzling v Snitzerland in Blue Sapphire 2012

The highly-spruiked new race on the Caulfield Guineas Day card for this weekend will be the inaugural 2012 Blue Sapphire for three-year-olds, the event to host a scintillating showdown between Sizzling and Snitzerland. While the staying three-year-olds will be facing off in the $1 million Group 1 The Age Caulfield Guineas (1600m) the sprinters will…

Jolie Bay Scores Upset Roman Consul Stakes 2012 Result

Jolie Bay Scores Upset Roman Consul Stakes 2012 Result

It was a filly with a future that won the first Group race on the Epsom Handicap Day program at Royal Randwick today but not the odds-on favourite as the lightly-raced Jolie Bay scored an upset in the 2012 Roman Consul Stakes. Betting markets for the $175,000 Group 2 Vili’s Pies Roman Consul Stakes (1200m)…

Ichihara Odds-On in 2012 Roman Consul Stakes Betting

Ichihara Odds-On in 2012 Roman Consul Stakes Betting

Allan Denham’s Group 2 winning filly Ichihara has opened the pronounced favourite in the Roman Consul Stakes 2012 odds for this Saturday’s Epsom Handicap Day showdown. Running as Royal Randwick Race 3 at 1:20pm the $175,000 Group 2 Vili’s Pies Roman Consul Stakes (1200m) originally drew a final field of seven three-year-olds but is now…

Small Roman Consul Stakes 2012 Field Released

Small Roman Consul Stakes 2012 Field Released

A field of just seven three-year-olds has been accepted for the 2012 Roman Consul Stakes field for this Saturday, the sprint one of the nine black type races on the Epsom Handicap Day card at Royal Randwick. Running as Randwick Race 3 at 1:20pm the $175,000 Group 2 Vili’s Pies Roman Consul Stakes (1200m) has…

2012 Roman Consul Stakes Nominations

2012 Roman Consul Stakes Nominations

Nominations were released on Monday for the nine black-type races on the Royal Randwick race card for this Saturday including those for the Roman Consul Stakes 2012. While the better staying three-year-olds will be vying for the $400,000 Group 1 Spring Champion Stakes (2000m), another three-year-olds feature on the Epsom Handicap Day program is the…