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Lady Melksham After Back-to-Back Cockram Stakes Wins

Lady Melksham After Back-to-Back Cockram Stakes Wins

Last year’s W.W. Cockram Stakes winner Lady Melksham is back this weekend for the 2013 edition of the mares-only showdown hoping to overcome adversity and take it out again. The now five-year-old daughter of Artie Schiller has had just nine starts to date having only made her race debut in April last year. She’s won…

Octavia Ready for 2013 Cockram Stakes Challenge

Octavia Ready for 2013 Cockram Stakes Challenge

She’s the clear favourite so won’t be going under the radar but trainer Michael Moroney admits Saturday’s 2013 W.W. Cockram Stakes will still be a challenge for the progressive Octavia. The Holy Roman Emperor mare is one of 14 mares still in contention for the $150,000 Group 3 KS Environmental Cockram Stakes (1200m) which brings…

WW Cockram Stakes 2013 Betting Tips

WW Cockram Stakes 2013 Betting Tips

Some top spring carnival-bound mares will return to racing at Caulfield on Saturday in the 2013 WW Cockram Stakes– betting tips and exotic selections for which can be found below. The last on an eight-race Melbourne program on the weekend, the $150,000 Group 3 KS Environmental Cockram Stakes (1200m) is down to 14 hopefuls thanks…

2013 Cockram Stakes Field & Odds Released

2013 Cockram Stakes Field & Odds Released

The last on a top eight-race Caulfield program in Melbourne this Saturday is the Cockram Stakes 2013 for the mares, the field and betting markets for which are now out. One of four Group status races on PB Lawrence Stakes Day this year, the $150,000 Group 3 KS Environmental Cockram Stakes (1200m) is set to…

Cockram Stakes Nominations 2013 – Commanding Jewel Won’t Accept

Cockram Stakes Nominations 2013 – Commanding Jewel Won’t Accept

The much awaited return of Leon Corsten’s Thousand Guineas winner Commanding Jewel looked set take place in Melbourne this weekend with the now four-year-old nominated for the 2013 Cockram Stakes but she will be saved another week. One of four Group race features running at Caulfield Racecourse on Saturday, the $150,000 Group 3 W.W. Cockram…

Schweppes Oaks 2013 Target for Energia Elegante

Schweppes Oaks 2013 Target for Energia Elegante

While Flemington horseman John Sadler’s main focus this upcoming Adelaide Autumn Racing Carnival is on getting his talented mare Lady Melksham to the 2013 Robert Sangster Stakes, he is also eyeing off another Group 1 target at the meeting for his imported young filly Energia Elegante. Consistent four-year-old Artie Schiller mare Lady Melksham is on…

Lady Melksham Ready for Robert Sangster Stakes 2013

Lady Melksham Ready for Robert Sangster Stakes 2013

John Sadler’s consistent Flemington-based mare Lady Melksham is gearing up for a run at her home track this weekend ahead of a likely trip to Adelaide for the2013 Robert Sangster Stakes at the end of the month. The four-year-old daughter of Artie Schiller, winner of the Group 3 Cockram Stakes in the mud at Caulfield…

Eight Aussies Nominated for 2013 KrisFlyer International Sprint in Singapore

Eight Aussies Nominated for 2013 KrisFlyer International Sprint in Singapore

Eight Australian horses have been entered for the Group 1 2013 KrisFlyer International Sprint (1200m) which will take place in Singapore on May 19. Spearheading the group is proven traveller Ortensia who took the international stage by storm last year, winning the Group 1 Al Quoz Sprint in Dubai as well as the Group 1…

Lady Melksham Kicks Off 2013 Robert Sangster Stakes Campaign

Lady Melksham Kicks Off 2013 Robert Sangster Stakes Campaign

When talented Melbourne mare Lady Melksham resumes at Moonee Valley on Friday night it will be the first step on the road to Group 1 glory in the 2013 Robert Sangster Stakes (1200m) at Morphetville next month. The four-year-old has made an impressive start to her career with four wins from seven starts. That record might…

Patinack Farm Classic 2012 First Acceptances Taken

Patinack Farm Classic 2012 First Acceptances Taken

Today Racing Victoria took first acceptances for the last of the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival’s major sprints with 22 horses left in contention for the 2012 Patinack Farm Classic. Held on the last day of the Melbourne Cup Carnival, Emirates Stakes Day on Saturday November 10, the $1 million Group 1 Patinack Farm Classic (1200m)…