News About Missile Stakes

2017 Memsie Stakes a Target for Le Romain

2017 Memsie Stakes a Target for Le Romain

Trainer Kris Lees has underlined the 2017 Memsie Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield in September as the first major Group 1 target for stable star Le Romain during the forthcoming Spring Racing Carnival. A three-time Group 1 winner, Le Romain returned to racing in typically excellent form through the recent Autumn Carnival; winning the Group 3…

Le Romain Competitive The Everest 2017 Chance

Le Romain Competitive The Everest 2017 Chance

Kris Lees’ three-time Group 1 winner Le Romain is expected to kick off his spring in next month’s Missile Stakes as he compares to bring some competition to the world’s best sprinters in the 2017 The Everest. Newcastle trainer Lees is confident his rising five-year-old is deserving of a slot in the inaugural running of…

Azkadellia Removed From Tristarc Stakes Nominations

Azkadellia Removed From Tristarc Stakes Nominations

Azkadellia has been removed from the 2016 Tristarc Stakes nominations as investigation continues into the ownership of the star mare. Azkadellia went to another level during her autumn campaign and she recorded a maiden Group 1 victory in the Queen Of The Turf Stakes, but her career is now at a crossroads due to a…

Tycoon Tara Wins 2016 Missile Stakes for Team Snowden

Tycoon Tara Wins 2016 Missile Stakes for Team Snowden

Peter & Paul Snowden may have scratched from the field their star three-year-old Capitalist but the stable still enjoyed a Missile Stakes 2016 win at Randwick on the weekend with smart mare Tycoon Tara. Golden Slipper winning colt Capitalist was scratched from his first-up assignment in Saturday’s $175,000 Group 2 Missile Stakes (1200m) due to…

2016 The Shorts in Sight for Hidden Pearl

2016 The Shorts in Sight for Hidden Pearl

A trip south to Sydney next month for a shot at The Shorts 2016 could be on the spring agenda for Barry Lockwood’s mare Hidden Pearl who makes a return from injury in Brisbane on Saturday. A winner of five of her 12 career starts to date, the lightly-raced daughter of Hidden Dragon debuts as…

Capitalist Could Miss Wet Missile Stakes 2016

Capitalist Could Miss Wet Missile Stakes 2016

Odds-on favourite Capitalist could be scratched from Saturday’s 2016 Missile Stakes if the Randwick meeting even continues with heavy and continuing rainfall in Sydney. The entire south coast of New South Wales has been hit with a deluge of rain this week forcing the abandonment of Thursday’s Coffs Harbour Cup day meeting. Racing NSW and…

Capitalist Dominates 2016 Missile Stakes Odds

Capitalist Dominates 2016 Missile Stakes Odds

Unsurprisingly Peter & Paul Snowden’s returning Golden Slipper winner Capitalist has opened odds-on favourite to kick off his three-year-old season with a win in the Missile Stakes 2016 on the weekend. A diminutive field of just seven sprinters face off in this year’s $175,000 Group 2 Mark Moran Missile Stakes (1200m), the weight-for-age Sydney clash…

2016 Missile Stakes Field: Six Rivals for Capitalist

2016 Missile Stakes Field: Six Rivals for Capitalist

Peter & Paul Snowden’s returning Golden Slipper winner Capitalist will have just six rivals as he looks to make history as the first three-year-old Missile Stakes 2016 winner in over a decade. The $3.5 million earner has suffered just one loss in his five-start career to date and on Saturday will jump odds-on favourite to…

Second Trial to Decide if Yankee Rose Golden

Second Trial to Decide if Yankee Rose Golden

David Vandyke was left complexed after the first new season trial of his Group 1 winning filly Yankee Rose who will be set for a second hit-out before plans to run first-up in the 2016 Golden Rose next month are confirmed. The exciting young daughter of All American was one of the star juveniles last…

Big Money on Capitalist in Missile Stakes 2016 Betting

Big Money on Capitalist in Missile Stakes 2016 Betting

Early betting for Saturday’s 2016 Missile Stakes in Sydney is dominated by the returning young star Capitalist who rival trainer Rodney Northam knows his horse Big Money could have a hard time running down. All-in markets at for the $175,000 Group 2 Missile Stakes (1200m) have the Peter & Paul Snowden-trained Golden Slipper winner Capitalist…