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Lion Of Belfort Favourite to Deliver Price 2014 Rubiton Stakes

Lion Of Belfort Favourite to Deliver Price 2014 Rubiton Stakes

Classy three-year-old Lion Of Belfort is the current favourite to claim the 2014 Group 2 Rubiton Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday having been well backed since markets opened yesterday. Opening behind early favourite stablemate Lankan Rupee ($3.50), punters quickly snapped up the initial $3.40 quoted for the son of Statue Of Liberty and is now…

Exciting 2014 Rubiton Stakes Final Field Released

Exciting 2014 Rubiton Stakes Final Field Released

The 2014 Rubiton Stakes final field was released this morning and the Group 2 event looks like being a key lead-up event to the Group 1 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) at Caulfield on February 22. One of a number of talented sprinters heading to the Oakleigh Plate that has been included in the Rubiton Stakes field is…

General Truce Chasing Back-To-Back Wins In W.J. Adams Stakes

General Truce Chasing Back-To-Back Wins In W.J. Adams Stakes

Trainer Ricky Maund is confident that tough sprinter General Truce can record his second straight win when he contests the Listed W.J. Adams Stakes (1000m) at Caulfield on Saturday. General Truce returned to racing with a narrow win over Pocket Rockets and Kaiser Sun in the Listed Kensington Stakes  (1000m) at Flemington on January 18 and,…

Esprit De Bullet Included In W.J. Adams Stakes Nominations

Esprit De Bullet Included In W.J. Adams Stakes Nominations

Evergreen gelding Esprit De Bullet has been included in the nominations for the Listed W.J. Adams Stakes (1000m) that will be run at Caulfield on Saturday. Esprit De Bullet has been set a for a tilt at the Group 1 Black Caviar Lightning Handicap (1000m) at Flemington on February 15 after an impressive summer campaign that…

2014 Kensington Stakes Results – General Truce Holds On For Tough Win

2014 Kensington Stakes Results – General Truce Holds On For Tough Win

General Truce returned to the races with a tough victory in the Listed 2014 Kensington Stakes (1000m) at Flemington on Saturday. General Truce was settled in the middle of the field by Andrew Mallyon and tracked into the race nicely before showing an impressive turn-of-foot to hit the lead with 200 metres left to run. Tony…

2014 Kensington Stakes Betting Update

2014 Kensington Stakes Betting Update

Progressive gelding Kaiser Sun is a clear favourite in 2014 Kensington Stakes betting markets after starting his summer preparation with two straight victories down the famous Flemington straight. Kaiser Sun may be making his debut at Listed level, but is currently a clear favourite to record his fourth straight victory and is now available at a…

Don’t Get Excited Chasing Maiden Listed Win

Don’t Get Excited Chasing Maiden Listed Win

Trainer Stephen Theodore is confident that progressive gelding Don’t Get Excited can record his maiden win at Listed level in the Kensington Stakes (1000m) at Flemington on Saturday. Don’t Get Excited returned to the races after a brief freshen-up with a narrow win over Solsay and Anlon in the National Jockeys’ Trust Handicap (1200m) at Caulfield…

Returning Mares On Top Of Theshark.com.au Stakes Betting Market

Returning Mares On Top Of Theshark.com.au Stakes Betting Market

Classy mares Samaready and Jolie Bay, both returning to the races after missing the 2013 Autumn Racing Carnival due to injury, are on top of the betting market for the Group 3 Theshark.com.au Stakes (1100m) that will be run at Caulfield on Saturday. 2012 Blue Diamond Stakes winner Samaready will be making her first appearance at…

Samaready Headlines The Heath 1100 Field

Samaready Headlines The Heath 1100 Field

2012 Blue Diamond Stakes winner Samaready will make her return to racing in the Group 3 The Heath 1100 (1100m), to be run this year as Theshark.com.au Stakes, at Caulfield on Saturday. The More Than Ready mare headlines the thirteen strong field for the $135,000 race that will be run as race six at 3.30pm…

Samaready Heads 2013 The Heath 1100 Stakes Nominations

Samaready Heads 2013 The Heath 1100 Stakes Nominations

Mick Price’s former star juvenile Samaready is one of the topline nominations for the The Heath 1100 Stakes 2013 which runs at Melbourne’s Caulfield Racecourse this Saturday as part of the Memsie Stakes Day action. A total of 18 early entries were taken for this year’s $135,000 Listed The Heath 1100 Stakes (1100m) including last…