News About Les Kelly

2017 Queensland Guineas Results: Salsonic in an Upset

2017 Queensland Guineas Results: Salsonic in an Upset

Sydney horseman Jason Coyle continued his purple patch of form with an upset win in Saturday’s Queensland Guineas 2017 thanks to a brilliant last-to-first effort from his untapped three-year-old Salsonic. The nicely-bred son of Hinchinbrook was at double-figures in betting for his Doomben test on Stradbroke Handicap Day taking on a field of better fancied…

Tamariz Included In 2014 Magic Millions Stayers Cup Final Field

Tamariz Included In 2014 Magic Millions Stayers Cup Final Field

Lightly-raced stayer Tamariz will face the biggest challenge of his racing career when he takes on a capacity field in the Magic Millions Stayers Cup (1800m) at the Gold Coast on Saturday. Tamariz has had just six race starts since winning on debut at Kembla Grange last year and has performed well since making his return…

Streama Heads 2013 Tattersall’s Tiara Field

Streama Heads 2013 Tattersall’s Tiara Field

Guy Walter’s dual Group 1 winning mare Streama, backing up from an eye-catching third in the Stradbroke Handicap, heads a smart field of 16 fillies and mares accepted to face off in the Tattersall’s Tiara 2013 at Eagle Farm this Saturday. Rounding out elite level racing for the current season the $500,000 Group 1 Sky…

Kelly Has Alltherightmoves for Tattersall’s Tiara 2012

Kelly Has Alltherightmoves for Tattersall’s Tiara 2012

Gold Coast horseman Les Kelly is hoping his progressive mare Alltherightmoves has just that to win their maiden elite level title in this Saturday’s 2012 Tattersall’s Tiara at Eagle Farm Racecourse in Brisbane. Johannesburg four-year-old Alltherightmoves is one of the top mares engaged to face off in this year’s $500,000 Group 1 Sky Racing Tattersall’s…

2012 Tattersall’s Tiara Nominations Released

2012 Tattersall’s Tiara Nominations Released

The final Group 1 race of the 2011-12 Australian Racing Season is this Saturday’s Tattersall’s Tiara 2012 at Eagle Farm Racecourse, nominations for which have now been released by Racing Queensland. The $500,000 Group 1 Tattersall’s Tiara (1400m), formerly known as the Winter Stakes, is a weight-for-age clash for fillies and mares and has this…

Gai Waterhouse Classic 2012 Betting – Top Two Tough to Split

Gai Waterhouse Classic 2012 Betting – Top Two Tough to Split

Two southern horses head the betting market for Saturday’s Listed $100,000 2012 Gai Waterhouse Classic (1350m), which will run as the fifth race on an exciting Ipswich Cup Day program. Holding slight favouritism is the aptly named Gai’s Choice who is being offered at $4.20 by ahead of New Zealand-bred mare Andromache ($4.40). Trained by…

Gai Waterhouse Classic 2012 – Final Field and Barrier Draw

Gai Waterhouse Classic 2012 – Final Field and Barrier Draw

A bumper day of racing action will take place for Ipswich Cup Day and one of the key support races to the feature event is the Listed $100,000 2012 Gai Waterhouse Classic (1350m). A full field of 18 horses plus five emergencies have been named to compete in the fillies and mares event, with Peter…

QTC Cup 2012 – Preview and Tips

QTC Cup 2012 – Preview and Tips

A bumper eight-race program will be held at Eagle Farm tomorrow and one of the key support races to the Group 1 Queensland Oaks is the Group 2 2012 QTC Cup. Run over 1300 metres, the $1750,000 event will jump as the last race of the day and tests a full field of 16 quality…

2012 Silk Stocking Final Field Announced

2012 Silk Stocking Final Field Announced

This Saturday Gold Coast Racecourse will come to life for Hollindale Stakes Day, one of the key support races on the bumper nine event card being the Silk Stocking 2012 for fillies and mares. Running as Race 5 at 2:00pm the $150,000 Listed Silk Stocking (1200m) has this year drawn a final field of 12…

Easter Monday Racing Preview

Easter Monday Racing Preview

There will be a variety of races on the cards across Australia in Easter Monday racing this coming Monday April 9, 2012. With Monday being a public holiday, there is ample opportunity for racegoers and punters to watch metropolitan race meets at Kensignton Racecourse, Caulfield Racecourse and Eagle Farm Racecourse. One of the highlights of…