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2015 Coolmore Stud Stakes Over Guineas for Fontiton

2015 Coolmore Stud Stakes Over Guineas for Fontiton

After previously naming the Thousand Guineas as a likely Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival target for smart filly Fontiton, trainer Robert Smerdon now claims a sprint campaign is more likely for the rising three-year-old including a run in the Coolmore Stud Stakes 2015.

Fontiton is likely to be kept to the sprints this spring including a 2015 Coolmore Stud ...

Vain Return for Brave 2015 Coolmore Stud Stakes Hope

Vain Return for Brave 2015 Coolmore Stud Stakes Hope

Lightly raced colt Of The Brave will kick start a Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival bid targeting the Coolmore Stud Stakes 2015 in late October with a run in Caulfield’s Vain Stakes in mid-August.

Of The Brave will kick off a 2015 Coolmore Stud Stakes campaign in August’s Vain Stakes at Caulfield Racecourse. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

One of the key ...

Blue Diamond Stakes 2015 Odds & Field Update: Claudia Jean Scratched

Blue Diamond Stakes 2015 Odds & Field Update: Claudia Jean Scratched

After being under an injury cloud on Friday afternoon, the David Hayes & Tom Dabernig-trained Claudia Jean is now officially scratched from today’s 2015 Blue Diamond Stakes field leaving one less rival for firming favourite Fontiton to defeat.

Claudia Jean has been found “mildly lame” and is scratched from the 2015 Blue Diamond Stakes field at Caulfield today. Photo: ...

2015 Blue Diamond Stakes Betting Tips

2015 Blue Diamond Stakes Betting Tips

The major race in Melbourne running this weekend is the Blue Diamond Stakes 2015 for the two-year-olds, betting tips on the Caulfield feature found below.

Fontiton is the 2015 Blue Diamond Stakes favourite and Races.com.au tip to win Saturday’s Caulfield major. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

Fifteen promising juveniles are engaged to face off in Caulfield Race 8 on Saturday, the $1 ...

No Surprise if Sampeah Wins 2015 Blue Diamond Stakes

No Surprise if Sampeah Wins 2015 Blue Diamond Stakes

Jockey Chad Schofield won’t be surprised if his mount in Saturday’s Blue Diamond Stakes 2015 Sampeah takes out the trophy despite labelling rival Fontiton as the better two-year-old.

Sampeah will be well suited to his barrier 12 draw in Saturday’s Blue Diamond Stakes 2015 according to jockey Chad Schofield. Photo: Steve Hart.

There are 15 youngsters in the field for ...

Snowden Chasing Third Blue Diamond Stakes Win with Pride Of Dubai

Snowden Chasing Third Blue Diamond Stakes Win with Pride Of Dubai

Peter Snowden has won the Group 1 Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) twice in the past five years. If the trainer’s confidence in Pride Of Dubai is anything to go by, he could be adding a third win to his repertoire on Saturday.

Pride Of Dubai (outside) can unleash speed when it matters and win the Group 1 Blue Diamond according ...

2015 Blue Diamond Stakes Form Guide & Preview

2015 Blue Diamond Stakes Form Guide & Preview

The richest Victorian race for two-year-olds held during the Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival takes centre stage at Caulfield Racecourse on Saturday, and below you will find a detailed Blue Diamond Stakes 2015 form guide and betting preview.

The history and Blue Diamond Stakes form are in favour of top fancy Fontiton to win the 2015 edition on the weekend. Photo: ...

Riley Free to Train Of The Brave in 2015 Blue Diamond Stakes

Riley Free to Train Of The Brave in 2015 Blue Diamond Stakes

After a tense wait for connections of Blue Diamond Stakes 2015 hopeful Of The Brave, disqualified trainer Mark Riley has overnight been granted a reprieve from the VCAT leaving him free to train the horse for this weekend’s Group 1 major.

Of The Brave is free to line-up in the 2015 Blue Diamond Stakes for soon-to-be disqualified trainer Mark ...

Of The Brave Could be Scratched from Blue Diamond Stakes 2015

Of The Brave Could be Scratched from Blue Diamond Stakes 2015

Connections of Blue Diamond Prelude winner Of The Brave face a tense weight over whether the smart colt will be scratched from the 2015 Blue Diamond Stakes field with trainer Mark Riley embroiled in the cobalt saga.

Of The Brave needs to find a new trainer by 10am this morning or be scratched from the 2015 Blue Diamond Stakes field ...

Updated 2015 Blue Diamond Stakes Betting Odds

Updated 2015 Blue Diamond Stakes Betting Odds

Robert Smerdon’s undefeated filly Fontition is at a firming price in the updated Blue Diamond Stakes 2015 betting markets for this Saturday’s Caulfield feature after coming up trumps with barrier one.

Fontiton is the firming short-priced favourite to win the 2015 Blue Diamond Stakes this weekend from barrier one. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

Gates for this weekend’s $1 million Group ...