News About Strickland Stakes

Hyperion Winner Waiting for Strickland Stakes Wink And A Nod

Hyperion Winner Waiting for Strickland Stakes Wink And A Nod

Perth trainer Justin Warwick will wait and see how the stable’s Hyperion Stakes winner from the weekend Wink And A Nod pulls-up after her latest Group win before confirming plans to back-up in the 2016 Strickland Stakes at the end of the month.

On Saturday at Belmont Park in WA, talented McFlirt six-year-old Wink And A Nod continued her ...

Fancy Feet Walks Away With 2014 Strickland Stakes Win

Fancy Feet Walks Away With 2014 Strickland Stakes Win

Shane Quilty’s improving mare Fancy Feet enjoyed her breakthrough Black Type win over the weekend taking out the Strickland Stakes 2014 at Belmont Park Racecourse.

The Fath four-year-old handled a rise in class without issue, relishing a drop back in distance to win this year’s $125,000 Group 3 Strickland Stakes (2000m) under weight-for-age conditions over the boys.

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Pike Aims for Strickland Win With Ranger

Pike Aims for Strickland Win With Ranger

Top Perth hoop William Pike may be without his star mare Elite Belle in WA’s feature race this weekend but he has jumped aboard another favourite riding Ranger in the 2014 Strickland Stakes.

Pike has been enjoying a stellar autumn – winter season thanks to the ace form of Grant Williams’ talented Canny Lad mare Elite Belle....

Ranger Tops 2014 Strickland Stakes Odds

Ranger Tops 2014 Strickland Stakes Odds

With the non-acceptance of Elite Belle, owners Sandra and Bob Peters are still going to saddle up the favourite in Saturday’s Strickland Stakes 2014 with Ranger top fancy for the Belmont Park feature.

The Testa Rossa seven-year-old comes off a close second to super mare Elite Belle in the Group 3 Hyperion Stakes (1600m) from two weeks ago, and ...

Strickland Stakes 2014 Field Released

Strickland Stakes 2014 Field Released

Following the non-nomination of Belmont Sprint – Hyperion Stakes double winner Elite Belle who has been sent to the paddock, the 2014 Strickland Stakes final field is a pretty open affair.

The Belmont Carnival races this winter have been dominated by Grant Williams’ Canny Lad mare Elite Belle who is now 2014 Railway Stakes bound this November.

Her absence ...

Kersley Considers 2014 Strickland Stakes Operation

Kersley Considers 2014 Strickland Stakes Operation

Top Perth horseman Fred Kersley is considering backing Operational up in the Strickland Stakes 2014 at Belmont Park this weekend after their smart win at the track last Saturday.

The Tiger Hill five-year-old continued their consistent autumn – winter campaign with their first win since Australia Day, Operational beating them home in the $60,000 Westspeed Stayers’ Handicap (2200m).

Allocated a ...

Elite Belle Scores 2014 Hyperion Stakes Win

Elite Belle Scores 2014 Hyperion Stakes Win

Grant Williams’ odds-on favourite Elite Belle held on to salute for the punters in Perth on the weekend with her quarter length victory in Saturday’s Hyperion Stakes 2014.

The Canny Lad mare made it back-to-back Belmont Park wins backing up from a two length romp in the Group 3 Belmont Sprint (1400m) to take out this year’s $125,000 ...

Elite Belle Heads 2014 Hyperion Stakes Field

Elite Belle Heads 2014 Hyperion Stakes Field

Grant Williams’ in-form mare Elite Belle will look to keep the good times rolling in the Hyperion Stakes 2014 this weekend at Belmont Park following her Belmont Sprint win at the track last time out.

Canny Lad five-year-old Elite Belle is one of just seven middle distance gallopers engaged for this year’s edition of the $125,000 Group 3 Hyperion ...

Luckygray Out of 2014 Belmont Sprint Field

Luckygray Out of 2014 Belmont Sprint Field

Connections of multiple Group 1 winner Luckygray scratched the star from Saturday’s Belmont Sprint 2014 field after they injured their leg this week.

Luckygray is out of the 2014 Belmont Sprint and won't race again until the spring. Photo: Sarah Ebbett.

There are just 10 official acceptors for this year’s $125,000 Group 3 Belmont Sprint (1400m), running as Belmont Park...

2013 Northerly Stakes Final Field Released

2013 Northerly Stakes Final Field Released

While the majority of racing fans will be concentrating on the Caulfield Cup meeting in Melbourne this weekend there are still a number of other major races around the country; with the Ascot Racecourse playing host to the Group 3 Northerly Stakes (1400m) this Saturday.

Playing God is chasing his first race win for almost two years in the Northerly ...