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Winx Leads Strong Warwick Stakes Nominations

Winx Leads Strong Warwick Stakes Nominations

Champion mare Winx is set to line up amongst a strong field in her first-up run on Saturday after being confirmed as one of eleven 2017 Warwick Stakes nominations this morning. Winx has posted an incredible seventeen-consecutive race wins in the lead-up to her 2017 Spring Carnival campaign and is primed for a typically strong…

That’s A Good Idea Wins Strong Randwick Trial

That’s A Good Idea Wins Strong Randwick Trial

That’s A Good Idea was scratched from last weekend’s Group 2 Missile Stakes (1200m), but remains primed for his next campaign target after cruising to a comfortable barrier trial win at Royal Randwick this morning. Reasonably ineffective on heavy going, trainers Peter & Paul Snowden did not want That’s A Good Idea to complete a…

2017 Missile Stakes Tips

2017 Missile Stakes Tips

Nine classy sprinters have been confirmed in Saturday’s Group 2 Missile Stakes field at Royal Randwick there is subsequently plenty of value on offer to punters from a betting perspective. Multiple Group 1 winner Le Romain remains a clear $2.20 favourite in 2017 Missile Stakes betting markets at , ahead of Tycoon Tara ($4.80), Jungle…

2017 Missile Stakes Odds & Betting Update

2017 Missile Stakes Odds & Betting Update

Nine horses have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s featured 2017 Group 2 Missile Stakes (1200m) at Royal Randwick; offering punters terrific value from a betting perspective and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Multiple Group 1 winner Le Romain is a proven first-up performer and remains an outright $2.20 favourite…

Missile Stakes Vital for Harper’s Choice

Missile Stakes Vital for Harper’s Choice

Trainer Gerald Ryan concedes that the conditions of Saturday’s Group 2 Missile Stakes (1200m) won’t suit Harper’s Choice, but he is confident that the race will allow a firm indicator as to where to head with the rising four-year-old in spring. Harper’s Choice has been a strong and consistent performer throughout his short racing career…

Thirteen Included in 2017 Missile Stakes Nominations

Thirteen Included in 2017 Missile Stakes Nominations

Thirteen talented sprinters have been included in 2017 Missile Stakes nominations; the feature race at Sydney’s Royal Randwick on Saturday afternoon. Le Romain has not been seen at the race since April, but is poised to return to competition on Saturday after being included in 2017 Missile Stakes nominations. A three-time Group 1 winner, Le…

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…