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Dabernig Has Stakes Ambitions for Black Caviar Relation Sistonic

Dabernig Has Stakes Ambitions for Black Caviar Relation Sistonic

Three-year-old Sistonic will make just her second start on Friday but the filly is already making plenty of waves, and not just because she is the three-quarter sister of Black Caviar. The David Hayes & Tom Dabernig-trained filly debuted at Sale on January 15, winning her 1100m maiden by four and a half lengths. She…

Handicap at Flemington Ideal Race for Petite Diablesse

Handicap at Flemington Ideal Race for Petite Diablesse

Five-year-old mare Petite Diablesse was due to run at Sandown Racecourse last weekend but a late decision to scratch her in favour of the Building Engineering Handicap (1400m) at Flemington this Saturday has proven to be a wise decision by the horse’s connections. There was no issue with the mare herself that led to the…

Damien Oliver will Chase Sixth Thousand Guineas 2014 Win with Afleet Esprit

Damien Oliver will Chase Sixth Thousand Guineas 2014 Win with Afleet Esprit

Champion jockey Damien Oliver believes Afleet Esprit is the right filly to help him chase his sixth Group 1 Thousand Guineas (1600m) win this Saturday at Caulfield Racecourse. Oliver last won the Guineas in 2012 with Commanding Jewel but was beaten home in 2013 by Kerrin McEvoy on Guelph. The three-year-old Afleet Esprit has continually…

Lumosty Earns Late 2014 Thousand Guineas Start

Lumosty Earns Late 2014 Thousand Guineas Start

Following a spectacular maiden win at Sale Racecourse yesterday, Lumosty will be supplemented to the Group 1 Schweppes Thousand Guineas (1600m) Saturday week. Owner Phil Sly decided to pay the late $27,500 entry fee following Lumosty’s nine length victory over Krysor in the Maiden Oxford Landing Estates (1423m) on Wednesday. Sly said he had no…