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2015 Kewney Stakes Betting Tips

2015 Kewney Stakes Betting Tips

A classy field of 15 three-year-old fillies will run in the Group 2 Kewney Stakes (1400m) at Flemington this Saturday after the Lee & Anthony Freedman-trained Matilija was scratched this morning. Four of the runners are offering single figure odds in the betting market at , led by Lee & Shannon Hope’s Sabatini. The three-year-old…

Peggy Jean Leads 2015 Kewney Stakes Field

Peggy Jean Leads 2015 Kewney Stakes Field

16 three-year-old fillies are set to tackle the Group 2 Kewney Stakes (1400m) at Flemington this Saturday after the final field was released this morning (Wednesday). Headlining the field is Gerald Ryan’s Peggy Jean, who will enjoy a jump from barrier five with Hugh Bowman to ride. The filly has placed in half of her…

Sabatini Headlines 2015 Kewney Stakes Nominations

Sabatini Headlines 2015 Kewney Stakes Nominations

The Group 2 Kewney Stakes (1400m) is one of seven black-type races running at Flemington on Saturday. Nominations for the race closed this morning (Monday) with 23 three-year-old fillies declaring their interest in the $200,000 race. Headlining the field is the Lee & Shannon Hope-trained Sabatini, who has won her two starts this campaign. The…

2015 Angus Armanasco Stakes Results: Sabatini Earns Possible Group 1 Target

2015 Angus Armanasco Stakes Results: Sabatini Earns Possible Group 1 Target

Co-trainer Shannon Hope named a couple of possible Group 1 autumn targets for the stable’s improving young filly Sabatini who again stepped up to the mark with a win in the Angus Armanasco Stakes 2015 at Caulfield Racecourse. The three-year-old daughter of Street Cry is on the up-and-up recording back-to-back Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival wins…

2015 Angus Armanasco Stakes Field Features Sabatini

2015 Angus Armanasco Stakes Field Features Sabatini

Lee & Shannon Hope’s last start Kevin Hayes Stakes winner Sabatini is one of the headline final acceptors for the Angus Armanasco Stakes 2015 field in Melbourne on Saturday. Set to run as Caulfield Race 3 at 2:40pm (AEDT) on Blue Diamond Stakes Day, this year’s $200,000 Polytrack Angus Armanasco Stakes (1400m) features a field…

2015 Super Vobis 3YO Plate Will Be Tough for Chivalry

2015 Super Vobis 3YO Plate Will Be Tough for Chivalry

Three-year-old Chivalry, who was once favourite to win the Group 1 Caulfield Guineas (1600m), will resume at Sandown on Saturday in the Super Vobis 3YO Plate (1300m) but jockey Damian Lane admits it’ll be a tough race for the colt. Chivalry is one of nine three-year-olds set to contest the $80,000 race after both So…

Stratum Star Tops 2015 Super Vobis 3YO Plate Field

Stratum Star Tops 2015 Super Vobis 3YO Plate Field

A field of 11 classy three-year-olds is set to contest the Super Vobis 3YO Plate (1300m) at Sandown Racecourse on Saturday after acceptances were taken on Wednesday. More than half of the field is getting an early start on the autumn, resuming in the $80,000 Plate, including the likes of Stratum Star, Merion, and Chivalry,…

Nichols Confident in Black Type Form for Stitch Me Up

Nichols Confident in Black Type Form for Stitch Me Up

Aiming to secure back-to-back race wins at Sandown this afternoon, trainer Shane Nichols is hopeful continued success for lightly-raced gelding Stitch Me Up will translate into black-type form through the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival. Currently featured as outright $3.30 favourite and clear market mover for this afternoon’s The Cove Hotel Handicap (1400m) with , Stitch…

Samaready’s Half-Sister Runs Second on Debut

Samaready’s Half-Sister Runs Second on Debut

A half-sister to dual Group 1 winner Samaready, Samartested did well in her race debut at Geelong today placing second in a two-year-olds’ maiden plate. 2012 Blue Diamond Stakes winner Samaready is one of the true stars of trainer Mick Price’s Melbourne stables having amassed over $1.66 million in prize money over her 12 career…