News About Leon & Troy Corstens

I Am A Star Heads 2017 Stocks Stakes Field & Betting

I Am A Star Heads 2017 Stocks Stakes Field & Betting

The money in WH Stocks Stakes 2017 betting this Friday evening is on the Shane Nichols-trained I Am A Star to return to her best breaking a notable winning drought in The Valley showdown. A key support act on the Moir Stakes Night program, this year’s Group 2 $200,000 Zoustar Stocks Stakes (1600m) field features…

2017 Taj Rossi Series Final Betting: Royal Symphony Odds-On

2017 Taj Rossi Series Final Betting: Royal Symphony Odds-On

Early top fancy for the Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas in the spring, Royal Symphony has opened odds-on to take out the Taj Rossi Series Final 2017 at Flemington Racecourse this weekend. The first of four black-type features on the Finals Day program, this year’s $120,000 Listed Taj Rossi Series Final (1600m) field is down to a…

Royal Symphony Tops 2017 Taj Rossi Series Final Field

Royal Symphony Tops 2017 Taj Rossi Series Final Field

Tony McEvoy’s boom colt and futures Caulfield Guineas favourite Royal Symphony is the headline two-year-old facing off in the Taj Rossi Series Final 2017 field at Flemington on Saturday. Finals Day at Flemington Racecourse features a bumper nine-race card including the $12,000 Listed Taj Ross Series Final (1600m) running as the fourth at 1:30pm (AEST)….

Whoomph Racing for Caulfield Guineas 2017 Bid

Whoomph Racing for Caulfield Guineas 2017 Bid

Co-trainer Troy Corstens is hoping for a nice showing at Flemington on Finals Day this weekend for possible 2017 Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas contender Whoomph who is out to break his maiden status. The High Chaparral colt has had two career runs to date, the latest seeing him finish four lengths second behind boom two-year-old Royal…

Royal Star Leads 2017 WATC Derby Field & Odds

Royal Star Leads 2017 WATC Derby Field & Odds

The official WATC Derby 2017 field is out for the weekend’s Perth Group 2 featuring sixteen three-year-old stayers led in betting by the firm Grant & Alana Williams-trained favourite Royal Star. Running as Ascot Race 8 at 4:50pm (local time) on Saturday, this year’s $400,000 Group 2 Schweppes W.A.T.C. Derby (2400m) features three Team Williams-trained…

Montoya’s Secret Is the 2017 Vinery Stud Stakes Winner

Montoya’s Secret Is the 2017 Vinery Stud Stakes Winner

Montoya’s Secret has flown home to post an impressive upset win in the Group 1 Vinery Stud Stakes (2000m) at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse this afternoon. Montoya’s Secret posted a number of strong and consistent results for Leon and Troy Corstens this time in, but the filly’s form lines were vastly different from several leading contenders…

Favourites Draw Wide in 2017 CF Orr Stakes Field

Favourites Draw Wide in 2017 CF Orr Stakes Field

The top two fancies in early Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes 2017 betting have suffered an early blow drawn wide in the official field and barriers for the Caulfield Group 1 this weekend. Kicking off elite level racing for 2017, the $500,000 Group 1 Ladbrokes C.F. Orr Stakes (1400m) is set to run as Caulfield Race…

2017 CF Orr Stakes First-Up for Awesome Rock

2017 CF Orr Stakes First-Up for Awesome Rock

Co-trainer Troy Corstens has confirmed a first-up CF Orr Stakes 2017 run in February for the stable’s recent Emirates Stakes winner Awesome Rock. Awesome Rock is in the paddock spelling after posting his first official elite level win in the Group 1 Emirates Stakes (2000m) at Flemington on November 5 – formerly known as the…

Crockett Winner Sweet Sherry to 2016 Sandown Guineas

Crockett Winner Sweet Sherry to 2016 Sandown Guineas

Co-trainer Troy Corstens has the Ladbrokes Sandown Guineas 2016 on the agenda for his smart filly Sweet Sherry who atoned for missing a Thousand Guineas run with a Cox Plate Day win in the Crockett Stakes. Corstens, who trains in partnership with his father Leon, has a very high opinion of the in-form Bel Esprit…

Baster To Go Forward on Awesome Rock in 2016 Cox Plate

Baster To Go Forward on Awesome Rock in 2016 Cox Plate

Jockey Stephen Baster confirmed he would be going forward on Saturday in the Cox Plate 2016 aboard Awesome Rock who is at the big odds to score the upset win over Winx and Hartnell. Markets for this year’s $3 million Group 1 Cox Plate (2040m) at are all about Chris Waller’s superstar mare Winx ($2)…