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2011 Christmas Stakes Nominations

2011 Christmas Stakes Nominations

This coming Monday is Boxing Day, and one way to enjoy the spirit of the season is to get in on some of the elite racing action happening around the country including Caulfield’s Christmas Stakes 2011. The $100,000 Christmas Stakes (1200m) has this year attracted a bumper number of nominations with 28 hopefuls making up…

Under The Eiffel wins 2011 Sandown Stakes

Under The Eiffel wins 2011 Sandown Stakes

Caulfield trainer Tony Vasil made it the perfect spring with Under The Eiffel who picked up Saturday’s Group 3 2011 Sandown Stakes (1500m) on the Sandown Hillside. Under The Eiffel had won his two previous spring starts in the $100,000 7News (1400m) at Flemington and $40,000 Restricted Hcp at Seymour but plans for the gelding…

Under The Eiffel Tops 2011 Sandown Stakes Odds & Form Tips

Under The Eiffel Tops 2011 Sandown Stakes Odds & Form Tips

Tony Vasil’s progressive four-year-old Under The Eiffel has opened at the top of the markets for the Sandown Stakes 2011 this Saturday, big money bets continuing to roll in for the horse Races.com.au are tipping to win. Registered this year as The Alannah & Madeline Foundation Stakes, the $125,000 Group 3 Sandown Stakes (1500m) features…

Zedi Knight Ready For Easter Delight

Zedi Knight Ready For Easter Delight

Local Caulfield trainer Brendan McCarthy is hoping his revitalised six-year-old Zedi Knight can back up from his last start victory and produce another winning run on Easter Cup Day this Saturday. Zeditave gelding Zedi Knight is in career best form having won four of his past five starts and will look for another when lining…

2011 Sunline Stakes Favourite Set For Fame Scratched

2011 Sunline Stakes Favourite Set For Fame Scratched

Set For Fame has been scratched from the 2011 Sunline Stakes field that is set to run this Friday night March 25, 2011, at Moonee Valley. Set For Fame was the overwhelming favourite for the Group 2 race, and was paying odds of $3.50 at . The Reset mare was in perfect form to contest…

2011 Sunline Stakes – Moonee Valley Nominations

2011 Sunline Stakes – Moonee Valley Nominations

The Group 2 Sunline Stakes will take place at Moonee Valley this Friday night March 25, 2011, and nominations for the $200,000 race have now been released. The 2011 Sunline Stakes is a 1,600 metre gallop for mares aged four-year-old and upwards and is run under standard weight-for-age conditions. Included in the 2011 Sunline Stakes…

Super Saturday Comes to a Close with Win by Orbit Express in Flemington Race 9

Super Saturday Comes to a Close with Win by Orbit Express in Flemington Race 9

Steve McKinnon’s honest local galloper Orbit Express claimed victory in the $125,000 Listed TAB $500,000 First4 Jackpot Stakes (1400m) at Flemington this afternoon bringing the 2011 Super Saturday of Racing meet to a close for another year. Conditions were perfect for seven-year-old Dangerous gelding Orbit Express who was at his absolute best over 1400m at…

Listed TAB 50th Birthday Stakes Results – Flemington Race 8

Listed TAB 50th Birthday Stakes Results – Flemington Race 8

Launay has won the final race on Australian Guineas Day at Flemington, taking out the Listed TAB 50th Birthday Stakes. Starting as the race favourite, Launay sat second behind Danzylum for the majority of the race while Orbit Express was third. Coming into the final 200m Launay surged past Danzylum to win comfortable by 3…

Listed TAB 50th Birthday Stakes Field 2011

Listed TAB 50th Birthday Stakes Field 2011

The final field for the 2011 Listed TAB 50th Birthday Stakes shows that a very high standard of talent has been assembled for the final race on Australian Guineas Day at Flemington. Unfortunately the Listed TAB 50th Birthday Stakes field won’t feature the long awaited return of Roman Emperor but there are plenty of others…

TAB 50th Birthday Stakes Nominations 2011

TAB 50th Birthday Stakes Nominations 2011

Nominations are out for the TAB 50th Birthday Stakes, one of four listed events to be held at Flemington this Saturday on Australian Guineas Day. The race will be run over 1400m and worth $125,000, there are 16 runners plus four emergencies. Bart Cummings has had a fairly quiet Autumn season by his standards but…