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UCI Stakes First Option for Victory Derby Hope Kentucky Flyer

UCI Stakes First Option for Victory Derby Hope Kentucky Flyer

A black-type run in Sunday’s UCI Stakes at Flemington is the preferred next start option for Robbie Laing’s 2015 Victoria Derby bound youngster Kentucky Flyer who will also be nominated for a Moonee Valley Group 2 on Friday night as well. Cranbourne horseman Laing is leaning towards a Turnbull Stakes Day run on Sunday this…

Polanski A Likely Scratching For CS Hayes Stakes

Polanski A Likely Scratching For CS Hayes Stakes

Unable to take to the course in last week’s Group 2 Autumn Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield due to a skin infection, talented sprinter Polanski appears on the verge of being scratched from the Group 2 CS Hayes Stakes (1400m) tomorrow after reports his condition has re-flared. Removed from last weekend’s Group 2 on veterinary orders…

Polanski Included In 2014 CS Hayes Stakes Nominations

Polanski Included In 2014 CS Hayes Stakes Nominations

Polanski has been included in the 2014 CS Hayes Stakes nominations after missing the Group 2 Autumn Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday with a skin infection. Polanski was well-backed in the lead-up to the Autumn Stakes, but was found to be suffering from a nasty bout of hives on Saturday morning and was scratched from…

Complacent Out Of The 2014 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival

Complacent Out Of The 2014 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival

Spring Champion Stakes winner Complacent has been ruled out of the entire 2014 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival after suffering a leg injury. Complacent was set contest races like the Group 2 Hobartville Stakes (1400m) at Rosehill Gardens on March 1 and the Group 1 Australian Derby (2400m) during his preparation, but according to Darley bloodstock…

Shamus Award Features In 2014 Australian Guineas Nominations

Shamus Award Features In 2014 Australian Guineas Nominations

Nominations have been released for the Group 1 Australian Guineas, which will take place at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday March 1, 2014. A total of 85 three-year-olds have nominated for a run in the $500,000 event, including Shamus Award. Shamus Award was the first maidener to win the $3 million Cox Plate last October and…

Polanski Books Derby Ticket With 2013 Norman Robinson Stakes Win

Polanski Books Derby Ticket With 2013 Norman Robinson Stakes Win

Polanski is on his way to the 2013 Victoria Derby after winning the Group 3 Norman Robinson Stakes at Caulfield Racecourse. The three-year-old won the race after an exciting dual with San Diego down the straight, who placed a strong second. Epic Saga finished the best of the rest in third position, while Honey Steel’s…

2013 Caulfield Cup Day Betting Tips

2013 Caulfield Cup Day Betting Tips

One of the biggest race days of the year down under, Saturday’s Caulfield Cup Day 2013 steals the show in Melbourne on the weekend with a bumper 10 race program – betting tips for which are found below. The Caulfield racing action kicks off at 12:15pm (AEST) with Race 1 – the $100,000 Sunrise Cup…

2013 Victoria Derby Hopes Head Norman Robinson Stakes Field

2013 Victoria Derby Hopes Head Norman Robinson Stakes Field

A bumper field bursting with Victoria Derby 2013 hopefuls is set to face off at Caulfield Racecourse this Saturday in the $150,000 Group 3 Norman Robinson Stakes (2000m). Scheduled as the fourth on Caulfield Cup Day at 2:00pm (AEST), this year’s Norman Robinson Stakes field features 13 hopefuls. More than half of those are heading…

Polanski onto 2013 Victoria Derby after UCI Stakes Win

Polanski onto 2013 Victoria Derby after UCI Stakes Win

The second of the stakes races at Flemington’s Turnbull Stakes Day has been run and won by the promising Robbie Laing-trained Polanski who took out the $120,000 Listed UCI Stakes (1800m) on way to the Victoria Derby 2013. A good race for three-year-olds heading toward the $1.5 million Group 1 AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) at…

Hvasstan Set To Target 2013 Australian Guineas

Hvasstan Set To Target 2013 Australian Guineas

Hvasstan is on the verge of making his highly anticipated return to racing during the 2013 autumn racing carnival. The three-year-old will be having his second race campaign after a successful spring carnival last year. Hvasstan is trained by Peter Gelagotis, who is confident that the colt is the star of his small stable. The…