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Felicienne Heads 2016 Sunline Stakes Nominations

Felicienne Heads 2016 Sunline Stakes Nominations

Darren Weir’s smart Matron Stakes winning mare Felicienne is one of the headline nominations taken for the Sunline Stakes 2016 at Moonee Valley Racecourse on William Reid Stakes Night this Thursday. The key support act on the card, this season’s $200,000 Group 2 Sunline Stakes (1600m) attracted 18 fillies and mares at nomination stage including…

Prince Cheri to Race on Pace in Ballarat Cup 2015

Prince Cheri to Race on Pace in Ballarat Cup 2015

Sydney’s David Vandyke believes an on-pace run from his outside hope Prince Cheri in Saturday’s 2015 Ballarat Cup can help put the stallion in the finish as he shoots for his first win in over two years. Despite strong trial form, the imported Lando seven-year-old hasn’t won under race conditions since September of 2013 at…

2015 Ballarat Cup Field and Barrier Draw Confirmed

2015 Ballarat Cup Field and Barrier Draw Confirmed

A talented and capacity field of eighteen has been confirmed for Saturday’s featured 2015 Ballarat Cup (2200m); highlighted by the inclusion of some of the Spring Carnival’s standout stayers and several previous winners at the highest level of racing. Robert Smerdon has set Ungrateful Ellen for an appearance in the 2015 Ballarat Cup and is…

2015 Ballarat Cup Nominations Released

2015 Ballarat Cup Nominations Released

The 2015 Ballarat Cup nominations have been released and 29 horses have been included in the initial entries for the Listed event that will be held on Saturday. Mujadale outstayed his rivals to record a brave win in the Ballarat Cup last year and he will have the chance to record back-to-back wins in the…

Ungrateful Ellen At Her Peak For 2015 Ballarat Cup

Ungrateful Ellen At Her Peak For 2015 Ballarat Cup

Trainer Robert Smerdon believes that Ungrateful Ellen will be at her peak when she contests the 2015 Ballarat Cup on Saturday. Ungrateful Ellen started her 2015 Spring Racing Carnival campaign with an eighth place finish in the Bendigo Bank East Malven Handicap (1400m) at Caulfield on September 19 and she finished fourth in the Group…

Dandino Heads 2015 Zipping Classic Nominations

Dandino Heads 2015 Zipping Classic Nominations

Darren Weir’s evergreen veteran and Emirates Stakes Day winner over the weekend Dandino is one of the headline nominees for this Saturday’s Zipping Classic 2015 at Sandown Hillside. The feature race on the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival meeting, this year’s $300,000 Group 2 Zipping Classic (2400m) over the mile and a half drew 13 original…

Stocks Stakes 2015 Odds: Amanpour & May’s Dream Co-Favourites

Stocks Stakes 2015 Odds: Amanpour & May’s Dream Co-Favourites

Two Group 1 winning mares are currently installed as the co-favourites in the latest 2015 Stocks Stakes odds for one of the key support races on the Moir Stakes Night program at Moonee Valley Racecourse this Friday. There are just seven mares in the mix for this year’s $200,000 Group 2 StrathAyr Track Stocks Stakes…

Only Seven Mares in 2015 Stocks Stakes Field

Only Seven Mares in 2015 Stocks Stakes Field

A diminutive but classy field of only seven mares face off under the lights at Moonee Valley Racecourse this Friday night in the Stocks Stakes 2015 over a mile. The opening black-type on the eight-race Moir Stakes Night program, this year’s $200,000 Group 2 StrathAyr Track Stocks Stakes (1600m) runs as Moonee Valley Race 3…

Ungrateful Ellen Spells Ahead of Spring’s Matriarch Stakes

Ungrateful Ellen Spells Ahead of Spring’s Matriarch Stakes

Melbourne’s Robert Smerdon has confirmed his Queensland Oaks runner Ungrateful Ellen is out in the paddock preparing for a spring return possibly targeting the 2015 Matriarch Stakes on Emirates Stakes Day. Smerdon is gearing up for a big weekend in Brisbane saddling-up the favourite in the $2 million Group 1 AAMI Stradbroke Handicap (1350m) at…

2015 Queensland Oaks Winner Winx Scores for Waller

2015 Queensland Oaks Winner Winx Scores for Waller

The bookies said the Queensland Oaks 2015 win would be an easy one for Chris Waller’s progressive filly Winx and they had it spot on as the Sydney raider came from back in the field to thrash her rivals with an impressive Group 1 victory at Doomben. Unlucky when running second in the Group 1…