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Endless Drama Set for 2016 Emirates Stakes Bid

Endless Drama Set for 2016 Emirates Stakes Bid

The new-look Emirates Stakes 2016 held at Flemington Racecourse on November 5 is the confirmed first-up target for Chris Waller’s import Endless Drama after a cracking barrier trial success on Monday. The Lope De Vega stallion will be nominated for the lucrative $2 million Group 1 Emirates Stakes (2000m) when early entries for the weight-for-age…

2015 Cox Plate Dream for Noble Protector

2015 Cox Plate Dream for Noble Protector

She may have been defeated in her final autumn run in Group 1 company last time out but there are big spring plans for the Robert Smerdon-trained mare Noble Protector who will be set on the Cox Plate 2015 path later in the year. The imported five-year-old, owned by Qatar Bloodstock, has had just the…

Early 2014 Crown Oaks Dream for Crafty

Early 2014 Crown Oaks Dream for Crafty

Robert Smerdon’s Qatar Bloodstock-owned filly Crafty showed early Crown Oaks 2014 potential when successfully stepping up to a mile for her winning Taj Rossi Series Final performance at Flemingtonover the weekend. The opening race on the ‘Finals Day’ program, the $120,000 Listed Taj Rossi Series Final (1600m) was won in an upset on Saturday with…