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Lady Lakshmi Headlines 2014 JHB Carr Stakes Field

Lady Lakshmi Headlines 2014 JHB Carr Stakes Field

Following a good second in Adelaide, Stephen Theodore’s Cranbourne-based filly Lady Lakshmi heads to Sydney this Saturday for a shot at the JHB Carr Stakes 2014 at Randwick Racecourse. The daughter of Lonhro is one of a dozen three-year-old fillies making up the final field for this year’s $150,000 Group 3 Bacardi Untameable J H…

Politeness Among 2014 JHB Carr Nominations

Politeness Among 2014 JHB Carr Nominations

A triple nominee for the weekend’s racing, the Robert Smerdon-trained Politeness is most likely to accept for Saturday’s JHB Carr 2014. The daughter of Street Sense is one of 15 three-year-old fillies nominated for this year’s $150,000 Group 3 J H B Carr Stakes (1400m) at Royal Randwick. Politeness has also been nominated for a…

Avoid Lightning Among 2014 Sapphire Stakes Nominations

Avoid Lightning Among 2014 Sapphire Stakes Nominations

Les Bridge’s locally-trained mare Avoid Lightning is set to back up from her recent Group 3 win at Rosehill in the Sapphire Stakes 2014 at Royal Randwick this weekend. The five-year-old improved on her first-up fifth in the Group 3 Roy Higgins to narrowly hold off Plucky Belle for a victory in the Birthday Card…

Real Surreal Among 2014 PJ Bell Stakes Nominations

Real Surreal Among 2014 PJ Bell Stakes Nominations

After missing out on a Group 1 in the Coolmore, the Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes-trained Queen Of The Turf hopeful Real Surreal is likely to back up in Saturday’s PJ Bell Stakes 2014. Also nominated for the Group 1 Doncaster Mile (1600m) at Randwick this weekend, the $200,000 Group 3 PJ Bell Stakes (1200m)…

Avoid Lightning Wins 2014 Birthday Card Stakes

Avoid Lightning Wins 2014 Birthday Card Stakes

Talented mare Avoid Lightning has produced a strong final straight sprint to take advantage of a good position and win the Group 3 Birthday Card Stakes (1200m) at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon ahead of an unlucky Plucky Belle, Aerobatics running through for third. Jumping well, Avoid Lightning settled in good position on the heels of…

Lilliburlero Among 2014 Birthday Card Stakes Nominations

Lilliburlero Among 2014 Birthday Card Stakes Nominations

David Payne’s recent Triscay Stakes winner Lilliburlero is one of the top-rated nominations taken for the Birthday Card Stakes 2014 running this Saturday at Rosehill Racecourse. A total of 18 fillies and mares make up the nominations for this year’s $150,000 Group 3 Birthday Card Stakes (1200m), a race won last Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival…

2013 Tea Rose Stakes Tips & Selections

2013 Tea Rose Stakes Tips & Selections

It may feature only six runners but the Tea Rose Stakes 2013 is shaping up as a top race to enjoy a punt on at Randwick Racecourse this Saturday, betting tips on the three-year-old fillies’ feature listed below. A lead-up for hopefuls heading towards a run in Melbourne’s Group 1 Thousand Guineas over the mile…

Tea Rose Stakes Betting 2013 – Guelph v Arabian Gold

Tea Rose Stakes Betting 2013 – Guelph v Arabian Gold

Despite being a dual Group 1 winner and scaring off all but five rivals, the Peter Snowden-trained Guelph is battling for top spot in the 2013 Tea Rose Stakes odds in Sydney this Saturday with another smart filly in Arabian Gold. Exceed And Excel three-year-old Guelph was one of last season’s top juveniles scoring back-to-back…

Guelph Scares off Rivals in 2013 Tea Rose Stakes Field

Guelph Scares off Rivals in 2013 Tea Rose Stakes Field

A final field of just six three-year-old fillies has been accepted for in the Tea Rose Stakes 2013 this weekend with Peter Snowden’s dual Group 1 winner Guelph scaring away rivals in the Royal Randwick feature. One of five Group races on the George Main Stakes Day program in Sydney on Saturday, this year’s $175,000…

Guelph Heads 2013 Thousand Guineas First Acceptances

Guelph Heads 2013 Thousand Guineas First Acceptances

Early top fancy Guelph is the headline first acceptor for the Thousand Guineas 2013 with the initial round of declarations for the October 16 classic taken by Racing Victoria this week. A total of 68 three-year-old fillies are still in the running for the $500,000 Group 1 Schweppes Thousand Guineas (1600m) this year, a drop…