News About Michael Lakey

George Moore Stakes Field & Betting: Too Good To Refuse Favourite

George Moore Stakes Field & Betting: Too Good To Refuse Favourite

Last start Keith Noud Quality winner Too Good To Refuse is clear favourite in an 11-starter 2016 George Moore Stakes field and betting market for the feature race in Brisbane on the weekend. Due to jump as Eagle Farm Race 8 at 4:48pm (local) as the penultimate event on the summer racing card, this season’s…

Eye Liner Stakes 2016 Betting Tips

Eye Liner Stakes 2016 Betting Tips

The 2016 Eye Liner Stakes is one of the key support races on the Ipswich Cup Day card in Queensland on Saturday, betting tips for the handicap sprint found below. Running as Ipswich Race 7 at 3:57pm (AEST), this year’s $175,000 Listed City Of Ipswich Eye Liner Stakes (1350m) field features 13 hopefuls. Leading the…

Tight at the Top of 2012 Just Now Quality Betting Market

Tight at the Top of 2012 Just Now Quality Betting Market

There is nothing separating the top three elects in the betting market for the Listed 2012 Just Now Quality (1400m) which will take place at Eagle Farm on Saturday. Robert Heathcote-trained pair Fire Up Fifi and Funtantes as well as Michael Lakey’s Risk Aversion all share favouritism at at the price of $5.50. All three…

Quality Mares Included in 2012 Just Now Quality Nominations

Quality Mares Included in 2012 Just Now Quality Nominations

The Brisbane Summer Series continues at Eagle Farm this Saturday and one of the highlights on the eight-race card is the Listed 2012 Just Now Quality (1300m) for fillies and mares. Some of the best mares in the sunshine state will be on show in the $80,000 event and leading Brisbane trainer Robert Heathcote has…

Coolmore Classic 2013 Target for Risk Aversion

Coolmore Classic 2013 Target for Risk Aversion

Small-time Deagon horseman Michael Lakey is aiming high with his Encoasta De Lago mare Risk Aversion who, after a Brisbane Summer Series campaign, could be set on the 2013 Coolmore Classic path during next year’s Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival. Five-year-old Risk Aversion is only lightly-raced having won five of her 10 career starts to date,…

2012 Dane Ripper Stakes Headed by Wealth Princess

2012 Dane Ripper Stakes Headed by Wealth Princess

Darren Weir-trained mare Wealth Princess will be out to continue her successful return from injury when she lines up in Saturday’s Group 2 2012 Dane Ripper Stakes (1400m). The New Zealand-bred six-year-old had a sensational 2010 Brisbane Carnival but then missed nearly two years through injury before picking up where she left off earlier this…

Glenlogan Park Stakes 2012 – Wealth Princess Shooting for Second Title

Glenlogan Park Stakes 2012 – Wealth Princess Shooting for Second Title

After a two-year injury forced absence from racing, Darren Weir-trained mare Wealth Princess will attempt to score a second Glenlogan Park Stakes title when she lines up in Saturday’s Group 3 $150,000 event. The six-year-old suffered a torn tendon after her highly successful 2010 Brisbane campaign that saw her place in the Group 2 Dane…

Glenlogan Park Stakes 2012 – Wealth Princess Heads Betting

Glenlogan Park Stakes 2012 – Wealth Princess Heads Betting

Former Glenlogan Park Stakes winner Wealth Princess is a short-priced favourite to add a second title to her resume in Saturday’s Group 3 2012 Glenlogan Park Stakes (1350m) at Doomben. The Darren Weir-trained mare has had just one start since her impressive 2010 Brisbane carnival which came earlier this month when finishing second in the…

Glenlogan Park Stakes 2012 – Final Field and Barrier Draw

Glenlogan Park Stakes 2012 – Final Field and Barrier Draw

The Brisbane Winter Carnival is now underway and Saturday will see another bumper eight-race card take place at Doomben Racecourse that includes the Group 3 $150,000 2012 Glenlogan Park Stakes. Fifteen horses were today named in the final field including New Zealand mare Wealth Princess who returns to try and add another Glenlogan Parks Stakes…

Glenlogan Park Stakes 2012 – Nominations Headed by Parables

Glenlogan Park Stakes 2012 – Nominations Headed by Parables

Peter Snowden-trained mare Parables headlines a 22-horse list of nominations for the Group 3 $150,000 2012 Glenlogan Park Stakes (1350m) at Doomben Racecourse this Saturday. The daughter of Lohnro is a two-time Group level winner but has not experienced victory since March 2011 when she won the Group 2 Surround Stakes. Her form this year…