News About Premiere Stakes

Countdown On for In Her Time to Earn 2017 The Everest Start

Countdown On for In Her Time to Earn 2017 The Everest Start

Just five spots remain in the 2017 The Everest field next month and Newcastle’s Benjamin Smith is letting luck play a part in whether or not his smart mare In Her Time gains a start in the $10 million feature. News this week that Darren Weir’s Japanese import Brave Smash will fill the Australian Turf…

Clearly Innocent Still in Hunt for The Everest 2017 Spot

Clearly Innocent Still in Hunt for The Everest 2017 Spot

Trainer Kris Lees is still in the hunt for a slot in the inaugural 2017 The Everest field for his soon-to-return Stradbroke Handicap third placegetter Clearly Innocent. More than half of the 12 spots in the Restricted $10 million The Everest (1200m) event, to run at Randwick Racecourse on October 14, have already been filled….

2017 Premiere Stakes Return for Global Glamour

2017 Premiere Stakes Return for Global Glamour

The Tulloch Lodge stable have an Epsom Handicap Day return on the cards for dual Group 1 winner Global Glamour who is likely to resume on September 30 in the Premiere Stakes 2017. As a three-year-old last spring the Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott-trained daughter of Star Witness enjoyed successive elite levels with wins in…

Chautauqua Likely to Return in The Shorts

Chautauqua Likely to Return in The Shorts

Co-trainer Michael Hawkes is thrilled with the condition of champion sprinter Chautauqua ahead of his Spring Carnival campaign that is likely to kick-off in the Group 2 The Shorts (1100m) at Royal Randwick on September 16th. A rising seven-year-old, Chautauqua appeared to have lost his trademark turn of foot when he worked to the line…

Shinn Booked for 2017 The Everest Ride on English

Shinn Booked for 2017 The Everest Ride on English

Five horses have so far been confirmed for The Everest 2017 field this spring and now Blake Shinn has secured the first official mount in the $10 million feature on English. The Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott-trained Group 1 winning mare was the fifth horse to earn a slot in the Restricted weight-for-age sprint that…

Revitalised 2017 Sydney Spring Carnival Confirmed

Revitalised 2017 Sydney Spring Carnival Confirmed

Racing NSW has today confirmed a number of changes to programming and prize money throughout the forthcoming 2017 Spring Racing Carnival. Headlined by the inaugural running of the $10 million The Everest (1200m) at Royal Randwick on October 14th, Racing NSW has restructured the Spring Carnival to favour sprinters, middle-distance horses and stayers, while also…

Caulfield Sprint Nominations Packed With Talent

Caulfield Sprint Nominations Packed With Talent

The 2016 Caulfield Sprint nominations have been released and there is set to be plenty of talent in the Group 2 event. Lankan Rupee has not been seen at the races since he failed to fire in the Group 2 Schillaci Stakes (1100m) last year and he has spent a year out of action after…

2016 Premiere Stakes Winner Takedown onto Cup Day

2016 Premiere Stakes Winner Takedown onto Cup Day

Colourful trainer Gary Moore has ambitious plans to run the stable’s in-form sprinter and Premiere Stakes 2016 winner Takedown on Melbourne Cup Day before a trip to Hong Kong this December. The flying four-year-old son of Stratum was impressive late at Royal Randwick on Epsom Handicap Day posting back-to-back wins this prep in the $300,000…

Premiere Stakes 2016 Tips & Odds Update

Premiere Stakes 2016 Tips & Odds Update

The 2016 Premiere Stakes closes the Epsom Handicap Day card in Sydney on Saturday, betting tips and the latest odds for the weight-for-age sprint at Royal Randwick detailed below. Due to run as Randwick Race 9 at 5:20pm (AEST), this season’s $300,000 Group 2 Santos Coffee Premiere Stakes (1200m) originally drew a final field of…

2016 Premiere Stakes Field & Betting: English Favourite

2016 Premiere Stakes Field & Betting: English Favourite

After a first-up loss last time out the early money on the Premiere Stakes 2016 field and betting markets for the last on Epsom Handicap Day in Sydney on Saturday is all on the Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott-trained English. Due to close the Royal Randwick card on Saturday as Race 9 at 5:20pm (AEST),…