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Sense Of Occasion Scores Upset Villiers Stakes 2016 Result

Sense Of Occasion Scores Upset Villiers Stakes 2016 Result

The Kris Lees-trained Sense Of Occasion secured a 2017 Doncaster Mile ballot exemption after his last-to-first upset at Royal Randwick in the Villiers Stakes over the weekend. A six-year-old son of Street Sense, the gelding went out as a $31 roughie in betting for Saturday’s $250,000 Group 2 Inglis Villiers Stakes (1600m). Ben Melham never…

2016 Villiers Stakes Betting Tips & Update

2016 Villiers Stakes Betting Tips & Update

The autumn Group 1 racing action already starts to take shape on Saturday with a Doncaster Mile ballot exemption on offer in Sydney’s Villiers Stakes 2016, betting tips for the Royal Randwick Group 2 found below. Set to run as Randwick Race 7 at 4:20pm (AEDT) on Saturday afternoon, the field for this season’s $250,000…

Rudy Chases Second Villiers Stakes Win in 2016

Rudy Chases Second Villiers Stakes Win in 2016

The Helen Page-trained Rudy is out to make history with a second Villiers Stakes win this weekend in Sydney after taking out the Royal Randwick summer feature two years ago. Running as Randwick Race 7 at 4:20pm (AEDT) on Saturday afternoon, this season’s $250,000 Group 2 Inglis Villiers Stakes (1600m) field is down to 17…

2016 Villiers Stakes Field & Betting Odds

2016 Villiers Stakes Field & Betting Odds

A near capacity field of 18 milers will face off in the Villiers Stakes 2016 at Royal Randwick on Saturday as the action of the Sydney Summer Racing Carnival continues. Due to run as Randwick Race 7 at 4:20pm (AEDT), the $250,000 Group 2 Inglis Villiers Stakes (1600m) has attracted a quality line-up including the…

Villiers Step to Magic Millions Cup for Loyalty Man

Villiers Step to Magic Millions Cup for Loyalty Man

The Villiers Stakes in Sydney on Saturday could serve as the ideal lead-up for the Michael Moroney-trained Loyalty Man into next month’s 2017 Magic Millions Cup on the Gold Coast. Moroney’s four-year-old son of Fastnet Rock is one of 23 milers nominated for the $250,000 Group 2 Villiers Stakes (1600m) at Royal Randwick this weekend….

Dibayani in Good Order for 2016 Villiers Stakes

Dibayani in Good Order for 2016 Villiers Stakes

Randwick’s Villiers Stakes 2016 gives the Lindsay Park-trained Dibayani a chance to improve on an Epsom Handicap second at the track and distance two back. The seven-year-old son of Shamardal was far from disgraced when going down by the narrowest of margins at Royal Randwick on October 1, just nosed out of the Group 1…

Rain Helps Sarrasin in Villiers Stakes 2016

Rain Helps Sarrasin in Villiers Stakes 2016

Co-trainer Lee Freedman said any rain around in Sydney this weekend would aid the chances of the stable’s imported galloper Sarrasin in the 2016 Villiers Stakes at Royal Randwick. The five-year-old son of Monson is one of 23 nominations taken for this summer’s $250,000 Group 2 Inglis Villiers Stakes (1600m). Formerly prepared in France the…

Twenty-Three Included in 2016 Villiers Stakes Nominations

Twenty-Three Included in 2016 Villiers Stakes Nominations

Twenty-three milers have been included in nominations for Saturday’s featured 2016 Villiers Stakes (1600m) at Randwick; a race which offers its winner ballot-free entry into the Group 1 Doncaster Mile during The Championships in 2017. Trainers Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott are confident that Fabrizio will furnish into a serious Doncaster Mile prospect in autumn,…

Villiers Stakes Unlikely for Cylinder Beach

Villiers Stakes Unlikely for Cylinder Beach

Trainer Desleigh Forster has revealed that stable star Cylinder Beach is likely to bypass Saturday’s Group 2 Villiers Stakes (1600m) at Royal Randwick, with a view towards running in a Listed race in Queensland. Cylinder Beach was one of several Queensland-trained horses underlined for a trip south for the Villiers Stakes 2016, after he returned…

2016 Villiers Stakes Next for Loyalty Man

2016 Villiers Stakes Next for Loyalty Man

Flemington-based trainer Michael Moroney will take his in-form four-year-old Loyalty Man up to Sydney next start for a shot at the Villiers Stakes 2016 Saturday week. The nicely-bred Fastnet Rock gelding has had 14 starts to date and enjoyed his fifth win last time out in the Wodonga Cup (1590m). It was an improved effort…