News About Robert Smerdon

2017 Ladbrokes Zeditave Stakes Results: Benz Too Good

2017 Ladbrokes Zeditave Stakes Results: Benz Too Good

Gordon Richards’ progressive three-year-old Benz proved too good late in the Ladbrokes Zeditave Stakes 2017 at Caulfield Racecourse adding to a consistent early career record.

Adelaide raider Benz was too good for his rivals in the 2017 Ladbrokes Zeditave Stakes results on Blue Diamond Stakes Day. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Bushranger gelding from Adelaide made a good go ...

2017 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes Form Guide & Preview

2017 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes Form Guide & Preview

The Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes 2017 steals the show in Melbourne on Saturday, a detailed form guide analysis on the two-year-old contenders and betting preview on the Caulfield classic found below.

Jukebox is the only previous winner at the Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes track and distance heading into the Group 1 on Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

A full field ...

Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes 2017 Odds Update: Spoils Scratched

Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes 2017 Odds Update: Spoils Scratched

The John Salanitri-trained Sheer Madness has gained a start in Saturday’s 2017 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes following the early scratching of Spoils.

Spoils (outside) has been scratched from the 2017 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes field. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Locally-trained Moshe gelding Sheer Madness will line-up from barrier seven at Caulfield Racecourse in the $1.5 million Group 1 ...

2017 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes Betting Update

2017 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes Betting Update

Six of the two-year-olds engaged in the feature race in Melbourne on Saturday are under double-figures for the win in the updated Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes 2017 betting markets.

Catchy remains favourite in Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes betting 2017 despite a wide draw for the Caulfield Group 1. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

A full line-up is engaged for the $1.5 ...

Smerdon Rolls Blue Diamond Stakes 2017 Dice With Property

Smerdon Rolls Blue Diamond Stakes 2017 Dice With Property

Local Caulfield horseman Robert Smerdon is out to break an over 30 year drought in the Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes 2017 rolling the dice with a late entry for Property in the Group 1 on Saturday.

Prelude winner Property needs a good 2017 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes Barrier Draw according to trainer Robert Smerdon. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

On Monday ...

Updated Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes Odds 2017

Updated Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes Odds 2017

Melbourne’s premier autumn race for two-year-olds is the 2017 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes, betting markets for the Group 1 at Caulfield on Saturday led by Catchy.

Catchy leads the pre-field 2017 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes odds for the Group 1 this weekend at Caulfield. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The official $1.5 million Group 1 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes...

Blue Diamond 2017 Bid for Prelude Winner Property?

Blue Diamond 2017 Bid for Prelude Winner Property?

A big decision is pending for connections of the 2017 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Prelude winner Property who is not currently nominated for the Group 1 in a fortnight.

Property may have earned a 2017 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes bid with his impressive Prelude win on CF Orr Stakes Day. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Robert Smerdon-trained son of Starcraft ...

2017 Australian Guineas Option for Autumn Stakes Winner Oak Door

2017 Australian Guineas Option for Autumn Stakes Winner Oak Door

Trainer Robert Smerdon is considering a run in the 2017 Australian Guineas over the Flemington mile next month after the impressive all-the-way Autumn Stakes win by his progressive three-year-old Oak Door.

The Australian Guineas 2017 could be next on the card for Autumn Stakes winner Oak Door. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Commands colt was well-backed on track at ...

Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Prelude 2017 Colts & Geldings Tips

Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Prelude 2017 Colts & Geldings Tips

The two 2017 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Prelude races take place at Caulfield Racecourse on CF Orr Stakes Day including that for the colts and geldings, betting tips and odds for which are listed below.

Cao Cao is the Races.com.au tip to win the 2017 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Prelude (C&G) this weekend in Melbourne. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

After the fillies ...

2017 Blue Diamond Stakes Favourite Heads Colts & Geldings Prelude

2017 Blue Diamond Stakes Favourite Heads Colts & Geldings Prelude

Peter & Paul Snowden’s early favourite in 2017 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes betting Pariah has his final lead-up in the Blue Diamond Colts & Geldings Prelude at Caulfield this weekend.

2017 Blue Diamond Stakes favourite Pariah runs in the Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Prelude at Caulfield Racecourse on the weekend. Photo: Steve Hart.

A final field of 14 two-year-old colts ...