News About Neville Layt

Niwot Tops 2013 Canberra Cup Field – Sunday Racing

Niwot Tops 2013 Canberra Cup Field – Sunday Racing

A lucrative $120,000 first prize and a nice lead-up run for the Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival has seen this Sunday’s Canberra Cup 2013 at Thoroughbred Park attract one of its strongest line-ups in many years with the field lead by reigning Sydney Cup winner Niwot. Due to run as Canberra Race 7 at 4:46pm (local…

Karuta Queen To Be Given Group 1 Test in 2013 Oakleigh Plate

Karuta Queen To Be Given Group 1 Test in 2013 Oakleigh Plate

Victoria’s leading trainer Peter Moody is setting the bar high with recent stable addition Karuta Queen and will aim her at the Group 1 2013 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) at Caulfield on February 23. The talented sprinter was transferred to Moody from Canberra trainer Neville Layt and has been given the task of reigniting her racing…

Karuta Queen Transferred To Peter Moody’s Stable

Karuta Queen Transferred To Peter Moody’s Stable

Karuta Queen will be moved to the stables of prominent Melbourne trainer Peter Moody to continue her career in racing. The four-year-old was previously trained by Neville Layt before she was sold to owner John Singleton earlier this year. Singleton organised to privately purchase Karuta Queen off her original owners after the then filly was…

2012 Heritage Stakes Field & Barriers Announced

2012 Heritage Stakes Field & Barriers Announced

The final field and barriers for the Heritage Stakes 2012, one of the seven stakes races running at Randwick for George Main Stakes Day this Saturday, have been released with eight promising three-year-olds engaged to face off. Due to jump as Royal Randwick Race 2 at 1:30pm the $100,000 Listed Schweppes Heritage Stakes (1100m) is…

Classy Heritage Stakes 2012 Nominations

Classy Heritage Stakes 2012 Nominations

The 2012 Heritage Stakes is set to run as part of the George Main Stakes Day action at Randwick Racecourse on Saturday and a number of promising three-year-olds have been nominated for this year’s race. Won 12 months ago by Neville Layt’s Canberra queen Karuta Queen, the $100,000 Listed Heritage Stakes (1100m) drew 10 early…

Can Red Excitement Press Golden Slipper Claims? – 2012 Todman Stakes

Can Red Excitement Press Golden Slipper Claims? – 2012 Todman Stakes

Queanbeyan trainer Neville Layt is hoping Red Excitement can upset a host of quality colts and geldings in this weekend’s 2012 Todman Stakes (1200m) at Sydney’s Rosehill Gardens. Layt admitted the gelding would have to upset some classy young horses to claim top honours in the Golden Slipper lead up but is confident he can…

Karuta Queen Next Race – 2012 Maurice McCarten Stakes

Karuta Queen Next Race – 2012 Maurice McCarten Stakes

Neville Layt’s high-earning filly Karuta Queen will bypass Albury’s Friday night meeting in favour of a black-type run at Rosehill’s Coolmore Classic Day in the Maurice McCarten Stakes 2012 on Saturday. Karuta Queen, last seen running a disappointing ninth behind Sea Siren in the Group 2 Light Fingers Stakes (1200m) at Warwick Farm on February…

Faustus Leads Black Opal Stakes 2012 Field

Faustus Leads Black Opal Stakes 2012 Field

The final field for Sunday’s marquee race at Canberra, the 2012 Black Opal Stakes, has been revealed with the John O’Shea-trained Sydney youngster Faustus a surprise acceptor for the lucrative juvenile’s feature. Unbeaten More Than Ready colt Faustus, winner of an 1100-metre Rosehill handicap on debut last November, is out to maintain their flawless record…

2012 Light Fingers Stakes Betting Update – Streama Shortens

2012 Light Fingers Stakes Betting Update – Streama Shortens

One of the headline events at Warwick Farm this Saturday is the Light Fingers Stakes 2012 and as the punters shy away from the luckless Karuta Queen, big money bets continue to roll in for the resuming Streama who is the firm market mover. A capacity 16-starter field of fillies is set to face off…

Pineapple Roughie But Juicy – Light Fingers Stakes 2012 Odds

Pineapple Roughie But Juicy – Light Fingers Stakes 2012 Odds

An early scratching from the full 2012 Light Fingers Stakes field at Warwick Farm on Saturday has seen Kembla Grange trainer Kerry Parker’s prayers answered as his promising Starcraft filly Pineapple will now come into what is looking to be a very competitive edition of the fillies-only clash. Due to jump as Warwick Farm Race…