News About Morphetiville Racecourse

Conservatorium Leads 2014 Christmas Handicap Nominations

Conservatorium Leads 2014 Christmas Handicap Nominations

This Friday sees black-type races running across the country – in Sydney, Melbourne, and Adelaide – giving punters a variety of races to occupy their time on Boxing Day. The Listed Christmas Handicap (1400m) is the feature race at Morphettville, with 21 middle distance horses nominating for the race on Monday morning. Headlining the field…

Sysmo Should Be in Top Form for 2014 Ballarat Cup

Sysmo Should Be in Top Form for 2014 Ballarat Cup

Tony McEvoy has a busy week ahead of him with runners across eight different meetings. The trainer will have horses running at Canterbury on Wednesday, Hawkesbury and Orange on Friday, Randwick, Ballarat, and Morphettville on Saturday, and Strathalbyn on Sunday. The spring racing carnival may have come to an end last Saturday but there’s still…

Queen Of The South Stakes 2012 Taken by So Pristine

Queen Of The South Stakes 2012 Taken by So Pristine

Peter Moody-trained mare So Pristine has upset a host of more highly rated horses in the Group 2 $175,000 Queen Of The South Stakes 2012 (1600m) at Morphetville today. Paying $12.00, the daughter of Zabeel benefited from a quality ride from regular Moody jockey Luke Nolen who held the six-year-old back nicely early before finding…

Black Caviar Day – Morphetville Scratchings 28/4

Black Caviar Day – Morphetville Scratchings 28/4

Foul weather has stayed away from Adelaide over the past couple of days which has seen the Morphetville track rated as dead (4) ahead of Black Caviar’s much-hyped attempt at a 20th straight win and an Australasian record for consecutive victories. Apart from the Group 1 Robert Sangster Stakes that will see nine rivals line…

Morphetville Saturday Racing – Fields and Barriers

Morphetville Saturday Racing – Fields and Barriers

With the freshly confirmed news that champion mare Black Caviar will run in Saturday week’s Robert Sangster Stakes at Morphetville, the South Australian racing community is buzzing with excitement. Before those at Morphetville get too carried away with the Black Caviar hysteria they have an eight-race card happening this Saturday that is headlined by the…