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Thousand Guineas Hopes Lead 2015 Cap D’Antibes Stakes Field

Thousand Guineas Hopes Lead 2015 Cap D’Antibes Stakes Field

The 2015 Thousand Guineas campaigns of a host of three-year-old fillies will continue at Flemington Racecourse this Saturday with a number of fancies for next month’s Group 1 facing off in the Cap D’Antibes Stakes 2015. The opening race at Flemington’s Makybe Diva Stakes Day meeting on the weekend, this year’s $120,000 Listed Cap D’Antibes…

2015 Quezette Stakes Field & Betting Odds

2015 Quezette Stakes Field & Betting Odds

A smart field of promising three-year-old fillies will face off on PB Lawrence Stakes Day in Melbourne this Saturday with the field and betting markets for the Quezette Stakes 2015 now out. Due to jump at 3:20pm (AEST) as Caulfield Race 6 this weekend, the $150,000 Group 3 Lister Quezette Stakes (1100m) has attracted a…

Quezette Stakes 2015 Test for Petits Filous

Quezette Stakes 2015 Test for Petits Filous

Ciaron Maher’s undefeated filly Petits Filous will step up to black type company for the first time on Saturday looking to keep her unbeaten record in check when she takes on a field of fellow three-year-old fillies in the 2015 Quezette Stakes. The $150,000 Group 3 Quezette Stakes (1100m) takes place as one of four…

2015 Moir Stakes Return for Fontiton

2015 Moir Stakes Return for Fontiton

Caulfield horseman Robert Smerdon could save the spring return of his classy filly Fontiton until early October with the Moir Stakes 2015 given consideration as a first-up run for the Group 2 winner. A three-year-old daughter of Turffontein, Fontiton hasn’t raced since her fifth when beaten three and a half lengths by the Peter &…

Thurlow Tops 2015 Quezette Stakes Nominations

Thurlow Tops 2015 Quezette Stakes Nominations

Robert Smerdon’s Group 1 performed Thurlow heads a quality list of three-year-old fillies nominated for Saturday’s Quezette Stakes 2015 at Caulfield Racecourse in Melbourne. One of the key support races on the PB Lawrence Stakes Day program this weekend, the $150,000 Group 3 Quezette Stakes (1100m) has attracted 18 fillies at nomination stage on Monday….

2015 Coolmore Stud Stakes Over Guineas for Fontiton

2015 Coolmore Stud Stakes Over Guineas for Fontiton

After previously naming the Thousand Guineas as a likely Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival target for smart filly Fontiton, trainer Robert Smerdon now claims a sprint campaign is more likely for the rising three-year-old including a run in the Coolmore Stud Stakes 2015. Turfontein filly Fontiton hasn’t raced since suffering her first loss at her fourth…

2015 Queen Adelaide Stakes Nominations Feature Thurlow

2015 Queen Adelaide Stakes Nominations Feature Thurlow

Robert Smerdon’s Blue Diamond failure Thurlow will be out to atone if she’s accepted to run first-up in the Queen Adelaide Stakes 2015 at Morphettville Racecourse this weekend. The Sebring filly is one of 17 two-year-olds nominated for Saturday’s $80,000 Listed Queen Adelaide Stakes (1050m), the juveniles’ sprint one of the black type support acts…

The Grey Flash Wins SA Sires’ Produce Stakes

The Grey Flash Wins SA Sires’ Produce Stakes

Two-year-old The Grey Flash held up the start of the featured Group 3 SA Sires’ Produce Stakes (1400m) for six minutes after kicking a shoe at Morphettville this afternoon, but proved she was more than worthy of her position in the field when hitting the line half a length in the clear. Close to being…

Blue Diamond Stakes 2015 Odds & Field Update: Claudia Jean Scratched

Blue Diamond Stakes 2015 Odds & Field Update: Claudia Jean Scratched

After being under an injury cloud on Friday afternoon, the David Hayes & Tom Dabernig-trained Claudia Jean is now officially scratched from today’s 2015 Blue Diamond Stakes field leaving one less rival for firming favourite Fontiton to defeat. There are now 14 two-year-olds in the mix for the $1 million Group 1 Blue Diamond Stakes…

2015 Blue Diamond Stakes Roughie Miss Gidget Set to Improve

2015 Blue Diamond Stakes Roughie Miss Gidget Set to Improve

Miss Gidget is one of 15 juveniles set to contest the Group 1 Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m), which is running at Caulfield Racecourse this Saturday, and while she’s a roughie in the betting her trainer Cindy Alderson believes natural improvement and solid form will help her shine bright in the race. Robert Smerdon’s unbeaten filly…