News About Lightning Stakes

Lightning Stakes Still a Hopeful Target for The Quarterback

Lightning Stakes Still a Hopeful Target for The Quarterback

The Quarterback pulled up sore following his unplaced effort in Saturday’s Group 1 Darley Classic, and trainer Robbie Griffiths will face something of a task in having the talented gelding ready for the Group 1 Lightning Stakes (1000m) at Flemington in early autumn.

Robbie Griffiths is hopeful The Quarterback will be ready to take his place in the Group ...

2016 Lightning Stakes Winner Viddora Melbourne Bound

2016 Lightning Stakes Winner Viddora Melbourne Bound

The Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival riches are calling for Lloyd Kennewell’s progressive filly Viddora who posted a Black-Type win at home in Morphettville’s Lightning Stakes 2016 over the weekend.

2016 Lightning Stakes winner Viddora is Caulfield-bound next start after her black-type win in Adelaide. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

The daughter of I Am Invincible enjoyed a win in her ...

Cocoa Doll Primed for Lightning Stakes

Cocoa Doll Primed for Lightning Stakes

Trainer Phillip Stokes is confident that talented filly Cocoa Doll will figure as a legitimate chance of success in Saturday’s Listed Lightning Stakes (1050m) at Morphettville Racecourse, should she receive luck from a wide draw.

Trainer Phillip Stokes is pleased with Cocoa Doll ahead of Saturday’s Lightning Stakes at Morphettville. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

Cocoa Doll has returned to ...

2016 Lightning Stakes Odds and Betting Preview

2016 Lightning Stakes Odds and Betting Preview

Sixteen sprinters will line up for the Listed Lightning Stakes (1050m) at Morphettville on Saturday, and the depth of talent has led to betting markets for the feature race representing particularly good value to punters.

Sword Of Light currently leads 2016 Lightning Stakes betting markets. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Sword Of Light has not been seen at the races since ...

Sixteen Included in Lightning Stakes Field

Sixteen Included in Lightning Stakes Field

Sixteen sprinters have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s Listed Lightning Stakes (1050m) at Morphettville Racecourse; highlighted by the inclusion of a number of exciting racing prospects.

Power Trip has been confirmed in the 2016 Lightning Stakes field. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

John McArdle has set Power Trip for a final black type tilt as a two-year-old in ...

Showpero On Show in 2016 Lightning Stakes

Showpero On Show in 2016 Lightning Stakes

Undefeated local filly Showpero will attempt to keep her flawless record in check this weekend stepping up to Black-Type company for the first time in Adelaide’s Lightning Stakes 2016.

Showpero will take on a Black-Type field for the first time at Morphettville in the 2016 Lightning Stakes. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

Attracting a huge list of nominations, this year’s $100,000 ...

Athena Lass On To 2016 Lightning Stakes

Athena Lass On To 2016 Lightning Stakes

Lindsay Park’s David Hayes is considering a trip to Adelaide at the end of the month for a shot at the Lightning Stakes 2016 with Athena Lass after her smart win on debut this week.

Jockey Cory Parish rode Athena Lass to victory on debut at Moonee Valley on Wednesday. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The two-year-old daughter of Snitzel ...

2016 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes Results: Chautauqua Shows Class

2016 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes Results: Chautauqua Shows Class

Chautauqua has produced an incredible late effort to make up substantial ground and take out the Group 1 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes (1000m) at Flemington in an exciting photo finishing this afternoon.

Chautauqua (outside) held off a luckless Terravista (inside) and smart three-year-old Japonisme (centre) to win the 2016 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes in a blanket finish at Flemington. Photo: ...

2016 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

2016 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

Flemington Racecourse is the scene for today’s headline meet, and boasts four black type races highlighted by the featured Group 1 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes (1000m).

Chautauqua has firmed into favouritism for this afternoon’s 2016 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes at Flemington. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

It is a fine day in the greater Melbourne metropolitan area today and the Flemington ...

2016 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes Tips

2016 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes Tips

Seven sprinters have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s featured 2016 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes (1000m) at Flemington; offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager.

Chautauqua is the Races.com.au pick to win Saturday’s Black Caviar Lightning Stakes at Flemington. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Three-year-old Exosphere has opened as ...