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Commanding Jewel among 2014 Stocks Stakes Nominations

Commanding Jewel among 2014 Stocks Stakes Nominations

Leon & Troy Corstens’ last start Let’s Elope Stakes winner Commanding Jewel is the headline nominee for the Stocks Stakes 2014 at Moonee Valley’s Moir Stakes Night meeting this Friday. The Commands five-year-old is one of 11 mares making up the early entries for this year’s $200,000 Group 2 Top Cut Stocks Stakes (1600m). Nominations…

Text’n Hurley Back on 2014 Caulfield Cup Path

Text’n Hurley Back on 2014 Caulfield Cup Path

Following a disappointing first-up defeat earlier in the month and an injury scare last weekend, Colin Little’s Caulfield Cup hope Text’n Hurley is looking to win back the love of the punters on Memsie Stakes Day. Last Saturday Little scratched the Hard Spun mare from a 1500m non-restricted handicap at Moonee Valley, subsequently won by…

Zanbagh Kicks off 2014 Caulfield Cup Campaign

Zanbagh Kicks off 2014 Caulfield Cup Campaign

The Caulfield Cup 2014 campaign of Patrick Payne’s recent stable edition Zanbagh begins at Moonee Valley on Saturday with the mare to race first-up in a 1500m handicap. It will be a low key return for the former Guy Walter-trained daughter of Bernardini who is in her first preparation for Plumpton-based Payne. The now four-year-old…

Tiger Tees Wins 2014 Aurie’s Star Handicap on Class

Tiger Tees Wins 2014 Aurie’s Star Handicap on Class

The class of Joe Pride’s Group 1 winner Tiger Tees got them home first-up at Flemington in Saturday’s Aurie’s Star Handicap 2014 with the veteran racing in Melbourne for the first time in nearly two years. Resuming off a three month break, before which the Group 1 The Galaxy winner ran dead last in Brisbane’s…

Schofield Rates His 2014 Aurie’s Star Ride

Schofield Rates His 2014 Aurie’s Star Ride

After returning from a neck injury at Sandown’s midweek meet on Wednesday Cox Plate winning jockey Chad Schofield is now looking forward to his Group 3 ride at Flemington on Saturday aboard Text’n Hurley. Schofield enjoyed a stellar Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival last season highlighted by his win aboard three-year-old Shamus Award who upset the…

Tiger Tees Tops 2014 Aurie’s Star Handicap Odds

Tiger Tees Tops 2014 Aurie’s Star Handicap Odds

Joe Pride’s Group 1 winning veteran Tiger Tees has opened top of the Aurie’s Star Handicap 2014 odds for their first-up Flemington assignment in Melbourne this weekend. Pride dually nominated the Dubawi seven-year-old for their new season return but opted to run them in the $150,000 Group 3 Aurie’s Star Handicap (1200m) as the Randwick…

Text’n Hurley Heads 2014 Aurie’s Star Handicap Field

Text’n Hurley Heads 2014 Aurie’s Star Handicap Field

Colin Little’s Caulfield Cup-bound mare Text’n Hurley is one of the topline acceptors for the Aurie’s Star Handicap 2014 at Flemington Racecourse this weekend. A $34 chance pre-nomination stage at to win October’s $3 million Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m), the Hard Spun five-year-old features in a 13-horse field for Flemington Race 7 on Saturday….

2014 Aurie’s Star Handicap Nominations Released

2014 Aurie’s Star Handicap Nominations Released

A quality line-up of sprinters is expected for Flemington’s feature race this weekend after a classy list of Aurie’s Star Handicap 2014 nominations were taken on Monday morning. Originally only 13 hopefuls were entered for the handicap clash, that number up to 15 by the afternoon, with Racing Victoria extending the nominations until 10am on…

Text’n Hurley 2014 Caulfield Cup Bound

Text’n Hurley 2014 Caulfield Cup Bound

Colin Little’s Group 2 winning mare Text’n Hurley will be given her shot up against the season’s best stayers as she targets a run in the Caulfield Cup 2014 this Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival. A rising five-year-old daughter of Hard Spun, Text’n Hurley has progressed well so far winning five of her 12 starts and…

Catkins A Dominant Emancipation Stakes Betting Favourite

Catkins A Dominant Emancipation Stakes Betting Favourite

Catkins is a clear favourite in 2014 Emancipation Stakes betting markets; with the Chris Waller-trained mare an odds-on chance to return to winning form in the Group 2 event at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon. Catkins will carry the top-weight of 56 kilograms in the Emancipation Stakes, but is significantly favored by the set weights plus…