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2011 Festival Stakes winner Monton a first for Clipperton

2011 Festival Stakes winner Monton a first for Clipperton

Sydney apprentice Sam Clipperton  piloted his first stakes winner when Monton Luxbet $16 won the Listed 2011 Festival Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

The 17-year-old gave the Ron Quinton-trained gelding a ride beyond his years.

Clipperton replaced senior rider Chris O’Brien (indisposed) on the morning of the race and Quinton, his master, engaged him for the ride.

“Deep ...

Form Guide & Tips – Festival Stakes 2011

Form Guide & Tips – Festival Stakes 2011

The countdown until Christmas is on and Sydney’s Rosehill Racecourse gets into the festive spirit on Saturday with the running of the 2011 Festival Stakes, the Races.com.au team’s exclusive form guide analysis and tips for which can be found below.

Horse Racing Tip Our Festival Stakes Trifecta Tip is #15 Lightinthenite from #1 King Lionheart and #11 Circle Of...

Festival Stakes Field 2011 – Sydney Summer Racing

Festival Stakes Field 2011 – Sydney Summer Racing

The latest Sydney Summer Racing feature, the 2011 Festival Stakes, is scheduled to run at Rosehill Gardens this Saturday with the final field of acceptances released this morning.

King Lionheart will wear the No. 1 saddlecloth in the 2011 Festival Stakes on Saturday

Scheduled to run as Rosehill Race 6 at 4:35pm (local time), the $100,000 Listed Festival Stakes ...

Eagle Farm Early Scratchings and Track Condition

Eagle Farm Early Scratchings and Track Condition

Eagle Farm racecourse is in tip top condition ahead of one its biggest meetings of the year.

Forecasters have predicted fine weather for the Queensland Oaks meeting, meaning the track should not be downgraded from its current reading of a Dead 5.

The racing surface has not been watered by track staff and just 10mm of rain has fallen ...

2011 Doncaster Mile Prelude Field, Barriers & Betting

2011 Doncaster Mile Prelude Field, Barriers & Betting

On Saturday April 9 a quality field of milers will take to the Randwick track for the $125,000 Group 3 Doncaster Mile Prelude (1600m), the last chance for many to make the 2011 Doncaster Mile field Saturday week.

The Doncaster Mile Prelude has drawn a field of 15 gallopers with the John O’Shea-trained Glintz the current $6 favourite to win ...

Pureness Adds to Waterhouse’s 2011 Doncaster Mile Assault

Pureness Adds to Waterhouse’s 2011 Doncaster Mile Assault

Pureness is set to join star stablemate More Joyous in the 2011 Doncaster Mile next month

Gai Waterhouse has added another name to her impressive list of 2011 Doncaster Mile hopefuls with Pureness earning a shot at Group 1 glory after winning the $175,000 Group 2 Ajax Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

One of the richest mile races in ...

2011 Ajax Stakes Won by Pureness – Rosehill Guineas Day Tips Reward in Race 5 Results

2011 Ajax Stakes Won by Pureness – Rosehill Guineas Day Tips Reward in Race 5 Results

Pureness wins the 2011 Ajax Stakes after being last away from the barriers

The Races.com.au late mail tip and punters favourite Pureness has won the $175,000 Group 2 Ajax Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill Guineas Day this afternoon in a gritty victory for the improving gelding.

After missing the start and being the last away from the barriers, Gai Waterhouse’s Tale ...

2011 Liverpool City Cup Form Guide & Betting – Chipping Norton Stakes Day Fields

2011 Liverpool City Cup Form Guide & Betting – Chipping Norton Stakes Day Fields

Chipping Norton Stakes Day kicks off Group 1 racing in Sydney for the season this Saturday March 5, the day’s race-card featuring a number of quality black-type events including the 2011 Liverpool City Cup and here we have the form guide and betting analysis for the showdown.

The $125,000 Group 3 Liverpool City Cup (1300m) will run as Warwick Farm ...

Liverpool City Cup Field & Barriers – 2011 Chipping Norton Stakes Day

Liverpool City Cup Field & Barriers – 2011 Chipping Norton Stakes Day

The first Group 1 meeting of the year in Sydney will take place at Warwick Farm this Saturday March 5, the Chipping Norton Stakes Day programme headlined by three Group races including the $125,000 Group 3 Liverpool City Cup (1300m).

The 2011 Liverpool City Cup field has attracted 17 quality runners and with a ballot exemption into the $2 million ...

2010 Festival Stakes Nominations – Rosehill Racing

2010 Festival Stakes Nominations – Rosehill Racing

The next major Sydney race meeting of the summer season will take place at the esteemed Rosehill Gardens Racecourse this Saturday December 4, the race-card headlined by the $100,000 Listed Festival Stakes (1500m).

The 2010 Festival Stakes has drawn 18 nominations seeking a spot in the maximum 15-horse final field, lead by top-rated entry Strat’s Flyer.

The Allan Denham-trained seven-year-old ...