News About Luke Oliver

Outside Draw For Kansas Sunflower in Schweppes Oaks 2015

Outside Draw For Kansas Sunflower in Schweppes Oaks 2015

When it comes to Group 1 barrier draws for his fillies, Caulfield’s Luke Oliver has a horror record including his in-form grey Kansas Sunflower drawn the car park for Saturday’s 2015 Schweppes Oaks in Adelaide.

Kansas Sunflower has the outside draw to overcome in Saturday’s 2015 Australasian Schweppes Oaks at Morphettville Racecourse in SA. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

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Delicacy No Certainty for 2015 Schweppes Oaks

Delicacy No Certainty for 2015 Schweppes Oaks

Grant Williams’ visiting Perth filly Delicacy has arrived in Adelaide, but is far from a confirmed starter in the Schweppes Australasian Oaks 2015 at Morphettville Racecourse on Saturday.

Wine Tales (inside) is the likely only runner for Chris Waller in Saturday’s 2015 Schweppes Oaks in Adelaide. Photo: Steve Hart.

There are officially 38 three-year-old fillies nominated for this autumn’s ...

2015 Auraria Stakes Nominations Feature Fontein Ruby

2015 Auraria Stakes Nominations Feature Fontein Ruby

Robert Smerdon’s last start Moonee Valley winner Fontein Ruby is one of a number of smart interstate raiders nominated for the Auraria Stakes 2015 at Adelaide’s Morphettville Racecourse on Saturday.

Fontein Ruby is the highest-rated filly nominated for the 2015 Auraria Stakes in Adelaide this weekend. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

There are two Group race features highlighting the early Adelaide ...

Oliver Eyeing Australasian Oaks with Kansas Sunflower

Oliver Eyeing Australasian Oaks with Kansas Sunflower

Caulfield-based trainer Luke Oliver is yet to saddle a race winner at the highest level but is confident he is offered a live chance of breaking the drought via talented three-year-old Kansas Sunflower following an impressive victory at Flemington over the weekend.

Luke Oliver is hopeful Kansas Sunflower will progress into a serious Australasian Oaks chance. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell

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Rommel Heads 2015 Zeditave Stakes Nominations

Rommel Heads 2015 Zeditave Stakes Nominations

Neville Parnham’s Perth raider Rommel heads east this weekend looking to break through in Melbourne’s Zeditave Stakes 2015 on Blue Diamond Stakes Day.

Galaxy Pegasus is one of the headline 2015 Zeditave Stakes nominations for Saturday’s Group 3 showdown in Melbourne. Photo: Sarah Ebbett.

The Western Australian-trained Commands colt is one of 13 three-year-old colts and geldings making ...

Zeletto Will Get Shot at 2015 Australian Guineas

Zeletto Will Get Shot at 2015 Australian Guineas

Luke Oliver has high hopes for his three-year-old colt Zeletto in the autumn, constructing a program entirely around the $500,000 Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington on March 8.

Luke Oliver (left) is keen to pursue the 2015 Australian Guineas for his colt Zeletto in the spring. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Zeletto has yet to run beyond ...

Moonee Valley Fillies Classic 2014 Tips & Selections

Moonee Valley Fillies Classic 2014 Tips & Selections

The first of the Group races on the Moonee Valley race card this Cox Plate Day is the 2014 Moonee Valley Fillies Classic – tips and betting selections for the three-year-old’s feature found below.

Lumosty is the odds-on favourite and Races.com.au tip to win the 2014 Moonee Valley Fillies Classic this weekend. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

There are nine ...

Gypsy Diamond Headlines 2014 Eliza Park International Stakes Field

Gypsy Diamond Headlines 2014 Eliza Park International Stakes Field

12 mares will run over the mile in the Group 3 Eliza Parks International Stakes (1600m) this Saturday at Moonee Valley Racecourse, following Wednesday’s final field & barrier draw announcement.

Gypsy Diamond (outside) will get a great run in the Eliza Parks International Stakes after drawing barrier one. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Continuing to headline the Cox ...

Eliza Parks International Stakes 2014 Nominations Released

Eliza Parks International Stakes 2014 Nominations Released

Nominations for the 2014 Eliza Parks International Stakes were taken Tuesday morning, with 17 mares declaring for the race.

Gypsy Diamond leads the 2014 Eliza Parks International Stakes nominations. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Group 3 Eliza Parks International Stakes (1600m) is one of seven black type races taking place on Cox Plate Day at Moonee Valley Racecourse this Saturday....

2014 Moonee Valley Fillies Classic Nominations Extended

2014 Moonee Valley Fillies Classic Nominations Extended

Nominations for the Group 2 Moonee Valley Fillies Classic (1600m) were taken on Monday morning, with just nine fillies declaring for the race. This is on par with last year’s race, which took just ten nominations.

Lumosty (inside) is one of the nominations for the Moonee Valley Fillies Classic this Saturday. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

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