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2015 Carlyon Stakes Field Feature Gregers

2015 Carlyon Stakes Field Feature Gregers

The David Hayes & Tom Dabernig-trained mare Gregers is the highest rated final acceptor for Saturday’s Carlyon Stakes 2015 field at Moonee Valley Racecourse. The Commands five-year-old was runner-up in the Group 1 Robert Sangster Stakes (1200m) in Adelaide in early May before a sixth at the same Morphettville track last start behind Flamberge in…

Anlon Primed for Fresh Run in 2014 Christmas Stakes

Anlon Primed for Fresh Run in 2014 Christmas Stakes

Sandown Racecourse will play host to two black-type races this afternoon as part of its Boxing Day race meeting, one of which is the Listed Christmas Stakes (1200m). 10 sprinters are set to tackle the $120,000 feature race after Robbie Laing’s Boomwaa was scratched on Wednesday. The Darren Weir-trained Anlon is one of six single…

2014 Christmas Stakes Betting Update

2014 Christmas Stakes Betting Update

Sandown Racecourse will play host to eight exciting races this Friday as part of its Boxing Day meeting. The Listed Christmas Stakes (1200m) will be targeted by 11 classy sprinters, including three of which will be saddled by Robbie Laing. His top hopeful is the four-year-old entire Lord Of The Sky, who is $3.80 firm…

Ready To Rip Leads 2014 Christmas Stakes Field

Ready To Rip Leads 2014 Christmas Stakes Field

11 sprinters are set to run in the aptly festive Listed Christmas Stakes (1200m) at Sandown Racecourse this Friday. The $120,000 black-type race is one of eight events that make up the Boxing Day meeting on Friday, headlined by the Peter Moody-trained Ready To Rip. While the seven-year-old gelding will carry the hefty top weight…

2014 Christmas Stakes Nominations Released

2014 Christmas Stakes Nominations Released

The Listed Christmas Stakes (1200m) is one of eight Boxing Day races running at Sandown Racecourse this Friday with prize money totaling $120,000. Nominations for the race were extended on Monday morning with a total of 14 sprinters declaring for the race by the afternoon. The Chris Waller-trained Heart Testa and Peter Moody’s Ready To…

Lord Of The Sky Leads 2014 Doveton Stakes Nominations

Lord Of The Sky Leads 2014 Doveton Stakes Nominations

Robbie Laing’s smart stallion Lord Of The Sky returns to racing at Sandown this weekend as the headline nomination for the Doveton Stakes 2014 in Melbourne. Entries for this year’s $120,000 Listed Doveton Stakes (1000m) have been extended until 10am (AEDT) on Tuesday morning after 13 sprinters were nominated for on Monday. The highest-rated of…

Henwood Beats Home Caulfield Cup Hopes on Memsie Day

Henwood Beats Home Caulfield Cup Hopes on Memsie Day

John Sadler’s honest short course galloper Henwood jumped favourite and saluted for the punters in Caulfield Race 3 on Memsie Stakes Day beating home a field of potential 2014 Caulfield Cuphorses. A host of runners with dreams of a $3 million Group 1 Crown Golden Ale Caulfield Cup (2400m) run back at the track on…

Riziz v Symons – 2014 Monash Stakes Rematch

Riziz v Symons – 2014 Monash Stakes Rematch

After battling with their jockey Chris Symons for a below par run in Flemington last start, the Ken Sweeney-trained Group 1 performer Riziz will be looking to atone in the Sir John Monash Stakes 2014 this weekend. Symons retains the mount on the Zariz gelding, the five-year-old Adelaide galloper one of nine sprinters in this…

2014 Sir John Monash Stakes Field – Lord Of The Sky Draws 1

2014 Sir John Monash Stakes Field – Lord Of The Sky Draws 1

Robbie Laing’s progressive colt Lord Of The Sky has come up trumps with the inside alley for their maiden Group assignment in the Sir John Monash Stakes 2014 in Melbourne on Saturday. The Danerich three-year-old will be racing for a Group 1 Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival campaign when they take on a field of eight…

Laing Believes Sky’s The Limit in 2014 Monash Stakes

Laing Believes Sky’s The Limit in 2014 Monash Stakes

Cranbourne trainer Robbie Laing will saddle up two live wire chances in the Sir John Monash Stakes 2014 at Caulfield this Saturday with Lord Of The Sky and Mr Make Believe both accepted for the sprint showdown. The $135,000 Group 3 Polytrack Sir John Monash Stakes (1100m) is the only Group status race in the…