News About Veuvelicious

Wakeful Stakes Final Field and Barrier Draw Confirmed

Wakeful Stakes Final Field and Barrier Draw Confirmed

A classy field of 13 fillies has been confirmed for Saturday’s Group 2 Wakeful Stakes (2000m) at Flemington, highlighted by the inclusion of some of the Spring Racing Carnival’s standout three-year-olds. Having undoubtedly found peak condition in the lead-up to Derby Day at Flemington, Fontein Ruby highlights the 2014 Wakeful Stakes final field, but will…

Edward Manifold Stakes 2014 Betting Tips

Edward Manifold Stakes 2014 Betting Tips

Flemington Racecourse hosts Melbourne’s latest Group 1 race meeting on Saturday with Turnbull Stakes Day lighting up the track, one of the day’s major support events being the 2014 Edward Manifold Stakes. There are now 14 three-year-old fillies in the mix for this year’s $200,000 Group 2 Edward Manifold Stakes (1600m) following the scratching of…

2014 Edward Manifold Stakes Nominations Released

2014 Edward Manifold Stakes Nominations Released

A bumper list of early entries have been taken for Saturday’s Edward Manifold Stakes 2014 at Flemington Racecourse, the three-year-old fillies’ feature one of five Group races on the Turnbull Stakes Day program in Melbourne. There are a total of 21 fillies heading towards a possible run in this year’s $200,000 Group 2 Edward Manifold…

Veuvelicious Geared Towards 2014 Crown Oaks

Veuvelicious Geared Towards 2014 Crown Oaks

Performing well over six starts through her maiden racing preparation over the 2014 Autumn Carnival, trainer Brent Stanley has revealed talented classy three-year-old Veuvelicious is on track for a return to racing this month after pleasing in a Cranbourne barrier trial on Tuesday morning. Securing a total of two race wins and as many minor…

2014 Thousand Guineas Nominations Feature 205 Fillies

2014 Thousand Guineas Nominations Feature 205 Fillies

Held this year on Caulfield Guineas Day, the Thousand Guineas 2014 nominations are now out with 205 fillies making up the early entries. Last Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival 196 fillies were nominated for the $500,000 Group 1 Schweppes Thousand Guineas (1600m) that was subsequently won by the then Peter Snowden-trained Guelph. Snowden now co-trains with…

All Systems Go for 2014 Thousand Guineas Hope Indy

All Systems Go for 2014 Thousand Guineas Hope Indy

Co-trainer Leon MacDonald has confirmed a first-up target for Champagne Stakes winning filly Go Indy Go ahead of her first Group 1 target of the new season, the Thousand Guineas 2014. A winner of two of her four starts to date, the lightly-raced Bernardini filly is back in work and set to resume racing in…

MacDonald Excited with Champagne Stakes Chances for Go Indy Go

MacDonald Excited with Champagne Stakes Chances for Go Indy Go

South Australian trainer Leon MacDonald’s hopes of success for Go Indy Go in this afternoon’s Group 1 Champagne Stakes (1600m) at Royal Randwick have continued to grow as the talented two-year-old has reportedly taken well to a lead-up week in Sydney. Charging home to win the Group 3 Sires’ Produce Stakes (1400m) and earn her…

McEvoy Hopeful of Champagne Stakes Success for Kumaon

McEvoy Hopeful of Champagne Stakes Success for Kumaon

Jockey Kerrin McEvoy is hoping to deliver a final title to trainer Peter Snowden’s Darley tenure this weekend when riding talented colt Kumaon in this weekend’s Group 1 Champagne Stakes (1600m) at Royal Randwick. Confirmed to part ways with Sheikh Mohammed’s operation at the end of this season, McEvoy told AAP a few near misses…

Champagne Stakes 2014 Form Guide & Tips

Champagne Stakes 2014 Form Guide & Tips

This weekend two Group 1s headline the Sydney racing action at Royal Randwick including the two-year-olds’ feature clash – the 2014 Champagne Stakes. A 10-horse field of youngsters is engaged to face off in this year’s $400,000 Group 1 Champagne Stakes (1600m), the current favourite of which is last start ATC Sires’ Produce Stakes winner…

2014 Champagne Stakes Odds – Peggy Jean Narrow Favourite

2014 Champagne Stakes Odds – Peggy Jean Narrow Favourite

Gerald Ryan’s ATC Sires’ Produce Stakes winning filly Peggy Jean has opened narrow favourite to make it back-to-back Group 1s at Randwick this Saturday in the Champagne Stakes 2014. Running as Race 5 at 2:50pm (AEST), this year’s $400,000 Group 1 Moet & Chandon Champagne Stakes (1600m) features a talented line-up of 10 two-year-olds. Two…