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Mumm Stakes Winner Redzel onto Autumn Group 1s

Mumm Stakes Winner Redzel onto Autumn Group 1s

Co-trainer Peter Snowden has confirmed the stable’s Crown Oaks Day winner Redzel would target the Group 1 springs during the 2017 Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival after his success in the Mumm Stakes.

Mumm Stakes winner on Oaks Day Redzel is set to target Melbourne’s Group 1 autumn sprints in 2017. Photo: Steve Hart.

Late money made the Snitzel four-year-old the ...

Karlovasi Tops 2016 Lightning Stakes Nominations

Karlovasi Tops 2016 Lightning Stakes Nominations

The feature race in Adelaide this Saturday is the Lighting Stakes 2016 at Morphettville Racecourse, nominations for which are led by Richard Jolly’s in-form young sprinter Karlovasi.

Karlovasi (inside) is one of a host of young last start winners nominated for Saturday’s 2016 Lightning Stakes in South Australia. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

The three-year-old Reaan gelding is one ...

Adelaide’s 2016 Lighting Stakes First-Up for Power Trip

Adelaide’s 2016 Lighting Stakes First-Up for Power Trip

Saturday week’s Lightning Stakes 2016 at Morphettville Racecourse is scheduled for the first-up run for John McArdle’s impressive Cranbourne trial winner on Monday Power Trip.

Power Trip targets Adelaide’s Lighting Stakes 2016 first-up Saturday week with the Cauflield Guineas a possible spring aim. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The rising three-year-old Hard Spun gelding raced in the morning’s second ...

2015 Lightning Stakes First-Up for Terravista

2015 Lightning Stakes First-Up for Terravista

Joe Pride has one of his stable stars Terravista out for a short spell enjoying a break before the Group 1 winner targets more elite level success in the autumn starting with the Lighting Stakes 2015.

After a Melbourne / Sydney Autumn Carnival campaign Terravista could head to Brisbane for the first time in the winter next year. Photo: ...

Boomwaa Features in 2014 VRC Sires Produce Stakes Nominations

Boomwaa Features in 2014 VRC Sires Produce Stakes Nominations

Nominations for the 2014 VRC Sires’ Produce Stakes (1400m) have highlighted a list of 12 possibilities for this weekend’s Group 2 major at Flemington racecourse, including Awesome Rock.

Boomwaa headlines nominations for the 2014 VRC Sires Produces Stakes. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

Having first trialled in early September 2013, trainer Leon Corstens elected to keep Awesome Rock in ...