News About Lumosty

Lumosty Kicks off 2016 The Galaxy Bid at Flemington

Lumosty Kicks off 2016 The Galaxy Bid at Flemington

An easy first-up run in Listed company is on the cards for the returning Robert Smerdon-trained mare Lumosty this Saturday at Flemington as the four-year-old tracks towards The Galaxy 2016 in Sydney. Caulfield horseman Smerdon will run the daughter of Fastnet Rock in the $120,000 Listed ATA/Bob Hoystead Handicap (1000m) down the straight on Australian…

Lumosty a Picture of Health Ahead of Darley Classic

Lumosty a Picture of Health Ahead of Darley Classic

Robert Smerdon is thrilled with the condition of Lumosty this time and is confident that regardless of results, the four-year-old will run to her best ability in Saturday’s featured 2015 Darley Classic (1200m) at Flemington. Lumosty has been a strong performer for Smerdon since first appearing on course in early 2014; posting five wins and…

Darley Classic 2015 Betting Tips

Darley Classic 2015 Betting Tips

The first of the two Group 1 Emirates Stakes Day feature races headlining the action at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday sees the sprinters take to the track in the 2015 Darley Classic, betting tips for the weight-for-age showdown found below. There are 10 in the mix for this year’s $1 million Group 1 Darley Classic…

2015 Crown Oaks Day Scratchings & Track Report

2015 Crown Oaks Day Scratchings & Track Report

Today, Thursday November 5, is the third day of the Melbourne Cup Carnival and Crown Oaks Day 2015 at Flemington Racecourse features a bumper nine-race program to enjoy a punt on. Showers are predicted throughout the day in Melbourne with a top of 24 degrees and a 66% chance of light rain in the afternoon…

Chautauqua Leads 2015 Darley Classic Field & Odds

Chautauqua Leads 2015 Darley Classic Field & Odds

The Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes-trained sprint specialist Chautauqua is odds-on in Darley Classic 2015 betting for Saturday’s Group 1 at Flemington Racecourse on Emirates Stakes Day. Two elite levels run on the final Melbourne Cup Carnival meeting this weekend including a 10-horse field for Flemington Race 6 at 3:40pm (AEST) – the $1 million…

2015 G.H. Mumm Stakes Odds & Betting Tips

2015 G.H. Mumm Stakes Odds & Betting Tips

A sprint feature for the older mares, Thursday’s G.H. Mumm Stakes 2015 is one of three Group highlights of Crown Oaks Day at Flemington and below are the latest betting odds and tips for the sprint showdown. Set to run as Flemington Race 7 at 4:00pm (AEST) one event before the $1 million Group 1…

2015 Darley Classic Nominations Feature Chautauqua

2015 Darley Classic Nominations Feature Chautauqua

The Team Hawkes-trained super sprinter Chautauqua is the headline Darley Classic 2015 nomination for Emirates Stakes Day this Saturday and is set to start odds-on favourite in betting for the Flemington feature. Run down the famous Flemington straight, this year’s $1 million Group 1 Darley Classic (1200m) has attracted 23 early entries and is one…

Outside Alley for Eloping in 2015 G.H. Mumm Stakes Field

Outside Alley for Eloping in 2015 G.H. Mumm Stakes Field

John Sargent’s Group 1 performed mare Eloping has suffered an early blow in her bid to return to black-type winning form this week at Flemington coming up with the outside alley in a capacity G.H. Mumm Stakes 2015 field on Crown Oaks Day. One of three Group features on the Oaks Day line-up this Thursday,…

2015 Darley Classic First Acceptances Feature Exosphere

2015 Darley Classic First Acceptances Feature Exosphere

John O’Shea’s Golden Slipper winning three-year-old Exosphere is the short-priced favourite and one of the 23 first acceptors for the Darley Classic 2015 at Flemington Racecourse this November. Run on Emirates Stakes Day, Saturday November 7, this year’s $1 million Group 1 Darley Classic (1200m) takes place on the final Melbourne Cup Carnival meeting and…

Lumosty and Eclair Choice Tie in Caulfield Sprint

Lumosty and Eclair Choice Tie in Caulfield Sprint

Amazingly for the second-consecutive year the Group 2 Caulfield Sprint (1000m) has been awarded to two runners after both Lumosty and Éclair Choice produced huge efforts to finish tied ahead of a talent-rich field this afternoon. Both Lumosty and Éclair Choice enjoyed good jumps from the barriers and were settled off the pace of early…