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Like A Carousel Goes Round in Sandown Cup 2015

Like A Carousel Goes Round in Sandown Cup 2015

After back-to-back seconds in the Sandown Cup over the past two years, Cranbourne trainer Ken Keys is hoping his honest galloper Like A Carousel can finally go one better in the 2015 edition on Zipping Classic Day this weekend. One of nine black-type features run at Sandown Hillside on Saturday, this year’s $150,000 Listed Sandown…

The Offer Heads 2015 Sandown Cup Nominations

The Offer Heads 2015 Sandown Cup Nominations

Gai Waterhouse’s Sydney Cup winner from last year The Offer is the highest-rated nominee for the Sandown Cup 2015 run over the two miles this Saturday as part of Zipping Classic Day. Montjeu seven-year-old The Offer is one of 22 early entries taken for this year’s $150,000 Listed Sandown Cup (3200m) for the genuine staying…

Let’s Make Adeal Runs in 2015 Moonee Valley Gold Cup Field

Let’s Make Adeal Runs in 2015 Moonee Valley Gold Cup Field

Nigel Blackiston’s Melbourne Cup-bound mare Let’s Make Adeal is the top-rated runner in the Moonee Valley Gold Cup 2015 field on Cox Plate Day for her Moonee Valley debut this Saturday. The six-year-old daughter of Red Ransom takes on the boys in the $250,000 Group 2 Melbourne Signage Concepts Moonee Valley Gold Cup (2500m), the…

2015 The Heath Stakes Return for Rich Enuff

2015 The Heath Stakes Return for Rich Enuff

Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes hope Rich Enuff is set to kick off his Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival campaign at Caulfield Racecourse at the end of August in The Heath Stakes 2015 on Memsie Stakes Day. While the galloper’s Cranbourne-based trainer Ken Keys was originally looking at a first-up run in the $400,000 Group 1 Memsie…

Like A Carousel on Melbourne Cup 2015 Mission

Like A Carousel on Melbourne Cup 2015 Mission

Cranbourne trainer Key Keys is plotting the spring campaigns of a number of his stable stars including rising six-year-old stayer Like A Carousel whose main aim is qualifying for the 2015 Melbourne Cup in November. The Helike gelding has won just two of his 27 starts to date but Keys is hoping he improves this…

2015 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes Target for Rich Enuff

2015 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes Target for Rich Enuff

With a trip to the trials next month on the agenda for the soon-to-return-from-injury galloper Rich Enuff, trainer Ken Keys has named the Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes 2015 as a possible Group 1 target for the young gun this Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival. A winner of three of his six career starts to date, three-year-old…

Melbourne Cup the Spring Target for Like A Carousel

Melbourne Cup the Spring Target for Like A Carousel

Talented stayer Like A Carousel was rated virtually no chance of success in the Group 1 Sydney Cup (3200m) on Saturday when leaving at triple-figure odds, but will be set for an appearance in this year’s edition of the Melbourne Cup after boxing on for a commendable third. Jumping from the gates well, Chad Schofield…

Grand Marshal Leads Waller’s 2015 Sydney Cup Quinella

Grand Marshal Leads Waller’s 2015 Sydney Cup Quinella

Leading Sydney trainer Chris Waller not only won his first Sydney Cup this autumn but the passionate horseman scored the quinella with outsider Grand Marshal beating home better fancied stablemate Who Shot Thebarman in a thrilling finish to the two mile Randwick classic. Eleven quality stayers lined up in this year’s edition of the $1.6…

2015 Mornington Cup Field & Barrier Draw Released

2015 Mornington Cup Field & Barrier Draw Released

A capacity field of 14 runners plus three emergencies has accepted for the Listed Mornington Cup (2400m), which is running this Saturday. With a ballot exemption for the Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) during the spring awarded to the winner of the Mornington Cup plus a total of $350,000 in prize money on offer, it’s…

26 Nominated for 2015 Mornington Cup

26 Nominated for 2015 Mornington Cup

26 potential stayers were nominated for the Listed Mornington Cup (2400m) Monday morning with connections keen to get earn a place in the 2015 Caulfield Cup field. With $350,000 in total prizemoney on offer plus an automatic entry to the Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) during the spring for the winner, this race is very…