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Kensington Stakes 2013 Favourite Pleases Freedman

Kensington Stakes 2013 Favourite Pleases Freedman

Mornington horseman Anthony Freedman has described First Command as a horse every trainer would love to have 10 of in the stables ahead of the seven-year-olds’ title defense in the 2013 Kensington Stakes at Flemington Racecourse on the weekend. The Commands gelding was a $170,000 buy from the 2007 Gold Coast Magic Millions Yearling Sales…

Shillito Wary Of First Command In 2013 Kensington Stakes

Shillito Wary Of First Command In 2013 Kensington Stakes

Trainer Mandy Shillito is being realistic about Rocking Force’s chances as he continues towards the Listed Kensington Stakes at Flemington Racecourse this Saturday January 19, 2013. Rocking Force placed second to First Command last start in the $100,000 Mal Seccull Handicap and will be out to turn the tables on the talented galloper. Shillito is…

First Command Dominates 2013 Kensington Stakes Odds

First Command Dominates 2013 Kensington Stakes Odds

Defending champ First Command has opened odds-on favourite to go back-to-back in Saturday’s Kensington Stakes 2013 at Flemington after their first-up win earlier in the month. Anthony Freedman’s seven-year-old Commands gelding won their first race since last year’s $120,000 Listed Kensington Stakes (1000m), which they race in again on the weekend, when they resumed with…

Can Force Rock Kensington Stakes 2013?

Can Force Rock Kensington Stakes 2013?

Mandy Shillito’s veteran sprinter Rocking Force may not have had ‘first place’ next to their name since Crown Oaks Day of 2011 but after an encouraging first-up run at the start of the month there is confidence in the camp heading into Saturday’s 2013 Kensington Stakes at Flemington Racecourse. This year’s $120,000 Listed Kensington Stakes…

2013 Kensington Stakes Field Features Just Six Sprinters

2013 Kensington Stakes Field Features Just Six Sprinters

The feature race in Melbourne this weekend has drawn a diminutive field with just six hopefuls accepted for the Kensington Stakes 2013, four less than the 10 at nomination stage on Monday. Running as Flemington Race 3 at 2:10pm (AEST) this year’s $120,000 Listed Kensington Stakes (1000m) may have only half a dozen runners but…

2013 Kensington Stakes Nominations Released

2013 Kensington Stakes Nominations Released

This weekend the big stakes race in Victoria will be Flemington’s Kensington Stakes 2013, early nominations for which have now been released. There are currently 10 sprinters entered for this year’s edition of the $120,000 Listed Kensington Stakes (1000m) down the Flemington straight six with nominations extended until 10:00am (local time) on Tuesday. The top-rated…

Kavanagh Catapulted into 2012 Magic Millions Cup Contention

Kavanagh Catapulted into 2012 Magic Millions Cup Contention

The Mark Kavanagh-trained Catapulted could have earned an interstate trip up to Queensland for Saturday week’s 2012 Magic Millions Race Day on the Gold Coast after the six-year-old broke a seven race drought with a win in the Standish Handicap at Flemington on Monday. Entering the winner’s stall for the first time since their win…

Morphettville Race Fields – City of Marion Stakes 2011

Morphettville Race Fields – City of Marion Stakes 2011

While the major summer racing action is taking place in Brisbane and Sydney this season, Adelaide is also set to host a stakes showdown this Saturday with the 2011 City Of Marion Stakes running at Morphettville Racecourse. Due to jump at 4:25pm (local time) as Morphettville Race 7, the $80,000 Listed City of Marion Stakes…

Crown Oaks Day Results 2011 – Flemington Winners & Wrap-Up

Crown Oaks Day Results 2011 – Flemington Winners & Wrap-Up

As expected Crown Oaks Day 2011 was a terrific day full of elite racing action, and below punters can find the full Flemington race results listing the top four finishers along with the winning times and margins for the nine spring showdowns on the card. The day got underway with the $100,000 La Vie En…