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Eight Fillies Accept for 2017 Thousand Guineas Field

Eight Fillies Accept for 2017 Thousand Guineas Field

A diminutive field of just eight three-year-old fillies are accepted for Saturday’s Thousand Guineas 2017 on Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas Day in Melbourne. The day’s marquee race, the Group 1 $2 million Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas (1600m) drew a capacity field, while the Group 1 $500,000 Schweppes Thousand Guineas (1600m) features just half the numbers. It is…

Alizee Chases Flight Stakes – Thousand Guineas 2017 Double

Alizee Chases Flight Stakes – Thousand Guineas 2017 Double

This Saturday in Melbourne the Godolphin-raced filly Alizee will be out to emulate Global Glamour from last spring and back-up from her Flight Stakes win in Sydney with success in the 2017 Thousand Guineas. Last season the Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott-trained Global Glamour did the interstate Group 1 mile double for fillies, a feat…

Thousand Guineas Fillies Top 2017 Edward Manifold Stakes Field & Odds

Thousand Guineas Fillies Top 2017 Edward Manifold Stakes Field & Odds

A line-up of potential Thousand Guineas fillies for Saturday week are set to face off at Flemington this weekend in the Edward Manifold Stakes 2017 field for Turnbull Stakes Day. Commanding Jewel (3rd in 2012) was the last Thousand Guineas winner to come off a lead-up run in the Group 2 $200,000 Edward Manifold Stakes…

2017 Thousand Guineas Prelude Results: Booker Beats Catchy

2017 Thousand Guineas Prelude Results: Booker Beats Catchy

Booker will go into the 2017 Thousand Guineas as one of the favourites after she scored a surprise win in the Thousand Guineas Prelude this afternoon. Dwayne Dunn took control of the Thousand Guineas Prelude in the early stages and his decision to take Booker to the front proved to be a winning move. Booker…

Alizee Is The 2017 Flight Stakes Winner

Alizee Is The 2017 Flight Stakes Winner

Race favourite Alizee could not have been more impressive over the Randwick mile on Epsom Handicap Day, the gun Godolphin-raced filly giving trainer James Cummings his first Group 1 win for the stable with her blistering Flight Stakes 2017 success. There has always been spruik around the well-bred daughter of Sepoy who has now lived…

Catchy Leads Thousand Guineas Prelude 2017 Field & Odds

Catchy Leads Thousand Guineas Prelude 2017 Field & Odds

Proven Caulfield Group 1 winning filly Catchy is the three-year-old to beat in Sunday’s 2017 Thousand Guineas Prelude field on way to a possible clash against the colts and geldings. As a two-year-old the Lindsay Park-trained daughter of Fastnet Rock won her opening four career starts including the Group 1 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m)….

2017 Thousand Guineas Second Acceptances Feature Catchy

2017 Thousand Guineas Second Acceptances Feature Catchy

Lindsay Park’s Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes winner Catchy is the headline Thousand Guineas 2017 second acceptor for the mile feature on October 14 despite talks the gun filly could take on the boys at the same meeting. The Group 1 $2 million Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas (1600m) against the colts and geldings potentially calls for the…

Aloisia Kicks off Crown Oaks 2017 Campaign

Aloisia Kicks off Crown Oaks 2017 Campaign

Trainer Ciaron Maher has a third Crown Oaks win in four years in sight this spring targeting the 2017 edition of the Melbourne Cup Carnival feature with Kiwi expat Aloisia who returns to racing on the weekend. Maher enjoyed back-to-back Crown Oaks victories in 2014-15 with Set Square and Jameka respectively, the latter going on…

Thousand Guineas 2017 First Acceptances: Catchy On Top

Thousand Guineas 2017 First Acceptances: Catchy On Top

Lindsay Park’s Blue Diamond Stakes winner Catchy is one of the headline 2017 Thousand Guineas first acceptors, the latest round of declarations for the Group 1 feature closing this week. Racing Victoria took first acceptances for the Cox Plate, Caulfield Guineas and Group 1 $500,000 Thousand Guineas (1600m) on Tuesday with entries for the latter…

2017 Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes Day Results: Bonneval resumes with a first up win

2017 Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes Day Results: Bonneval resumes with a first up win

All the results for the 2017 Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes Day at The Valley will be updated throughout the day with the weight for age Group 2 the highlight of a great day’s racing. The winner of the Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes is an automatic qualifier for the Group 1 $3m Ladbrokes Cox…