News About Noel Mayfield-Smith

Mile Test in Scone Cup 2017 for Famous Seamus

Mile Test in Scone Cup 2017 for Famous Seamus

After declaring a trip to Brisbane for the winter with veteran sprinter Famous Seamus would be a “waste”, Hawkesbury-based trainer Noel Mayfield-Smith confirmed plans to run the galloper in Friday’s 2017 Scone Cup over a mile. The headline event of the two-day Scone Cup Carnival, this season’s $200,000 Listed Scone Cup (1600m) will see eight-year-old Elusive…

Ravi Tops 2016 Just Now Quality Handicap Odds

Ravi Tops 2016 Just Now Quality Handicap Odds

Peter & Paul Snowden’s Sydney raider Ravi has opened the short-priced favourite to win her Queensland debut in Saturday’s Just Now Quality 2016 at Eagle Farm Racecourse. Paul Snowden spoke this week with confidence the four-year-old Redoute’s Choice mare would be competitive on any surface in the $100,000 Listed Canadian Club Just Now Handicap (1300m)….

Famous Seamus Ready to Defend Kevin Heffernan Stakes

Famous Seamus Ready to Defend Kevin Heffernan Stakes

Trainer Noel Mayfield-Smith is confident that Famous Seamus will prove tough to beat once more, when he steps out for the Group 3 Kevin Heffernan Stakes (1300m) at Ladbrokes Park (Sandown) on Saturday. A Group 1 winner having taken out the 2014 edition of the BTC Cup (1200m) in Brisbane, Famous Seamus has produced a…

2016 Newcastle Newmarket Handicap Field & Barriers Released

2016 Newcastle Newmarket Handicap Field & Barriers Released

Final field and barriers are now out for Wednesday’s feature race at Beaumont Racecourse in Newcastle, the Newcastle Newmarket Handicap 2016. Due to run as Race 6 at 4:15pm (AEDT), this season’s $125,000 Group 3 Strathayr Newcastle Newmarket Handicap (1350m) field features 14 hopefuls. The Newcastle Newmarket Handicap weights are led by the Noel Mayfield-Smith-trained…

2015 Just Now Handicap Field & Odds

2015 Just Now Handicap Field & Odds

This Saturday one of the two feature races at Doomben Racecourse on Brisbane Handicap Day is the fillies-and-mares’ only Just Now Handicap 2015 where Typhoon Jolie is the narrow favourite in a 14-starter field. Set to run as Doomben Race 7 at 3:33pm (AEST), this year’s $100,000 Listed Bus Supply Partners Just Now Quality Handicap…

Famous Seamus Wins Kevin Heffernan Stakes

Famous Seamus Wins Kevin Heffernan Stakes

Famous Seamus has returned to winning form in impressive fashion at Sandown this afternoon; maintaining a strong sprint in the final straight to beat a talented field to the line in the Group 3 Kevin Heffernan Stakes (1300m). Jumping from the gates well, jockey Kerrin McEvoy allowed Famous Seamus to stride forward and taken an…

2015 Kevin Heffernan Stakes Betting Tips

2015 Kevin Heffernan Stakes Betting Tips

An early Group feature on a bumper nine-race Zipping Classic Day program at Sandown Racecourse on the weekend, tips for Saturday’s Kevin Heffernan Stakes 2015 are found below. Due to run as Sandown Race 3 at 2:10pm (AEST) this year’s weight-for-age $150,000 Group 3 Kevin Heffernan Stakes (1300m) features 11 runners with betting markets at…

Under The Louvre Tops Kevin Heffernan Stakes 2015 Odds

Under The Louvre Tops Kevin Heffernan Stakes 2015 Odds

Robert Smerdon’s Group 1 placed Under The Louvre is the market mover and narrow favourite to improve on a last start mid-field finish and get back to winning form at Sandown on Saturday in the 2015 Kevin Heffernan Stakes. A field of 11 weight-for-age hopefuls face off in Race 3 at 2:10pm (AEST) on Zipping…

2015 Guvera Stakes Field Features Disposition

2015 Guvera Stakes Field Features Disposition

Second past the post in the Toorak Handicap last time out the Lee & Anthony Freedman-trained Disposition runs in the Guvera Stakes 2015 this weekend at Flemington Racecourse on Derby Day ahead of a possible Emirates Stakes assignment seven days later. Due to run as Flemington Race 3 at 1:00pm (AEST), this year’s $200,000 Guvera…

Famous Seamus Tops 2015 Theo Marks Stakes Field & Weights

Famous Seamus Tops 2015 Theo Marks Stakes Field & Weights

Noel Mayfield-Smith’s returning sprinter Famous Seamus is installed as the top weight for Saturday’s Theo Marks Stakes 2015 at Rosehill Gardens on Golden Rose Stakes Day. Due to run as Rosehill Race 7 at 4:25pm (AEST), this year’s $200,000 Group 2 Theo Marks Stakes (1300m) has attracted a full field of 14 starters plus the…