News About The Goodwood 2014

2014 The Goodwood Results: Smokin’ Joey Wins at 40-1

2014 The Goodwood Results: Smokin’ Joey Wins at 40-1

Returning hoop Ben Melham made it back-to-back wins in The Goodwood 2014 this year riding the Wez Hunter-trained roughie Smokin’ Joey to victory in the Group 1 at Adelaide. Melham was forced to stop riding last November due to hip pain that he subsequently had surgery for earlier this year, today’s Morphettville meeting his first…

Stokes Left Without 2014 The Goodwood Runner

Stokes Left Without 2014 The Goodwood Runner

This afternoon a powerhouse field of sprinters will face off in The Goodwood 2014 in Adelaide however top local trainer Phillip Stokes is now without a runner in the Morphettville feature despite originally paying up for two from his stables. Running as Morphettville Race 7 at 3:30pm (local), this year’s $500,000 Group 1 The Tapestry…

2014 The Goodwood Betting Update – Plenty Of Winning Chances

2014 The Goodwood Betting Update – Plenty Of Winning Chances

The 2014 The Goodwoodis set to be one of the most open Group 1 races of the 2013/2014 racing season; with punters happy to back plenty of runners in the $500,000 event that will be held at Morphettville on Saturday. The current favourite in 2014 The Goodwood betting markets is Gai Waterhouse-trained Driefontein, who has…

The Goodwood 2014 Tips & Selections

The Goodwood 2014 Tips & Selections

An exciting edition of The Goodwood is set to play out at Morphettville Racecourse on Saturday with a number of livewire prospects in the Adelaide Autumn Carnival classic, our tips for the feature detailed below. A capacity 20 starters will face off in this year’s $500,000 Group 1 The Tapestry Wines Goodwood (1200m) including the…

2014 The Goodwood Form Guide & Betting Preview

2014 The Goodwood Form Guide & Betting Preview

A bumper field of autumn – winter sprinters are set to face off in Adelaide’s The Goodwood 2014 this weekend, and to help you sort the pretenders from the genuine contenders for the Morphettville feature below is our Goodwood form and betting preview. Due to jump as Race 7 at 3:30pm (local time), this year’s…

Melham Smokin’ Ahead of The Goodwood 2014 Return

Melham Smokin’ Ahead of The Goodwood 2014 Return

After a six month stint on the sidelines due to injury, jockey Ben Melham is back for a shot at more Group 1 glory in Adelaide this Saturday partnering Smokin’ Joey in the 2014 The Goodwood. Pain in his hip forced the flying hoop out of racing in November last year, but he’s set to…

Platelet Primed for 2014 The Goodwood Upset

Platelet Primed for 2014 The Goodwood Upset

She may have a horror barrier draw and be facing a rival that’s beaten her to the line twice before in the lead-up, but the Darren Weir-trained Platelet is still a longshot chance of scoring back-to-back wins in the $500,000 Group 1 The Goodwood (1200m). Twelve months ago the daughter of Strategic was in career…

Driefontein Leads Tight The Goodwood 2014 Odds

Driefontein Leads Tight The Goodwood 2014 Odds

Gai Waterhouse’s in-form mare Driefontein has opened narrow favourite in the 2014 The Goodwood odds to become the third female galloper in as many years to complete Adelaide’s sprint Group 1 double. A talented field of 20 starters and two emergencies were announced earlier today for Saturday’s $500,000 Group 1 The Tapestry Wines Goodwood (1200m)…

2014 The Goodwood Field & Barriers – Sistine Demon Draws 20

2014 The Goodwood Field & Barriers – Sistine Demon Draws 20

Early favourite Sistine Demon has suffered a blow in their bid to salute for the punters in Saturday’s The Goodwood 2014 in Adelaide after coming up with a wide barrier 20 draw in the official field. Final acceptances for this year’s $500,000 Group 1 The Tapestry Wines Goodwood (1200m) closed this morning with a capacity…

Karacatis Jolly Good Ahead of The Goodwood 2014

Karacatis Jolly Good Ahead of The Goodwood 2014

Fresh off a SA Derby win at the track last weekend, Adelaide trainer Richard Jolly is after back-to-back Group 1s this Saturday with Karacatis to fly the stable’s flag in the 2014 The Goodwood. Handing Jolly, who as a 16-year-old rode Saratov to win the 1989 Perth Cup, his first Group 1 win as a…