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Tiamo Grace Nearing a Return

Tiamo Grace Nearing a Return

Trainer Darren Weir has revealed that talented three-year-old Tiamo Grace has completely overcome a string of ailments and could return to the races as soon as Saturday’s Flemington card. Tiamo Grace has made only five competitive appearances since debuting in August last year, but has shown plenty of ability and class on her way to…

Crown Oaks Likely for Wakeful Stakes Winner Tiamo Grace

Crown Oaks Likely for Wakeful Stakes Winner Tiamo Grace

Tiamo Grace has stamped herself as a serious Crown Oaks contender after leading a talented field home to win the Group 2 Wakeful Stakes (2000m) at Flemington this afternoon. Tiamo Grace received plenty of support from punters in the hours leading up to jump on Derby Day and the filly did her chances of success…

2016 Derby Day Scratchings & Track Report

2016 Derby Day Scratchings & Track Report

One of the Spring Carnival’s most highly-decorated cards will be contested today as runners descend on Flemington Racecourse in Melbourne for Derby Day 2016. It is a fine day in the greater Melbourne metropolitan region today and subsequently, the Flemington track has been rated a ‘Good 4’ and will suit horses who relish a reasonably…

2016 Wakeful Stakes Tips & Odds Update

2016 Wakeful Stakes Tips & Odds Update

A major lead up to next Thursday’s Crown Oaks, the Wakeful Stakes 2016 takes place on Victoria Derby Day this weekend at Flemington and betting tips along with the latest odds on the three-year-old fillies’ feature can be found below. Due to run as Flemington Race 2 at 12:20pm (AEDT) on Saturday, this season’s $300,000…

2016 Wakeful Stakes Field & Betting Odds Released

2016 Wakeful Stakes Field & Betting Odds Released

One of the early support acts on Saturday’s Victoria Derby Day card is the Wakeful Stakes 2016 for three-year-old fillies, a bumper field of 17 set to face off in the set weights plus penalties showdown at Flemington this year. Due to jump at 12:20pm (AEDT) as Flemington Race 2 on the all-Group race program,…

Tiamo Grace Tops 2016 Wakeful Stakes Nominations

Tiamo Grace Tops 2016 Wakeful Stakes Nominations

Darren Weir’s improving filly Tiamo Grace heads the Wakeful Stakes 2016 nominations for the key Crown Oaks lead-up at Flemington Racecourse this Saturday. Outside of the four Group 1 races on the card, a key support act on Victoria Derby Day to open the Melbourne Cup Carnival action is the $300,000 Group 2 Mumm Wakeful…

Whispering Brook Flows to Moonee Valley for Atlantic Jewel

Whispering Brook Flows to Moonee Valley for Atlantic Jewel

Ascot horseman Simon Miller has his undefeated Perth filly Whispering Brook entered for her interstate debut this Saturday with the three-time Group winner to accept for Moonee Valley’s 2016 Atlantic Jewel Stakes. Miller has the beautifully-bred daughter of Hinchinbrook heading towards a run in the $500,000 Group 1 Schweppes Thousand Guineas (1600m) at Caulfield Racecourse…

2015 Crown Oaks Next for Wakeful Stakes Winner Ambience

2015 Crown Oaks Next for Wakeful Stakes Winner Ambience

The Godolphin blue was flashing home to win early on Derby Day at Flemington with the nicely-bred John O’Shea-trained filly Ambience earning a Crown Oaks bid next Thursday back at the track with a runaway win in the Wakeful Stakes 2015. A daughter of Street Cry out of Miss Right Note, the three-year-old atoned for…

2015 Derby Day Scratchings & Track Report

2015 Derby Day Scratchings & Track Report

Nine talent-rich black type races have been confirmed to run at Flemington Racecourse this after for 2015 Derby Day; highlighted by the featured Group 1 Victoria Derby (2500m) for three-year-old stayers. The weather is somewhat overcast through the greater Melbourne metropolitan region and showers are expected fall over the Flemington track a few times this…

2015 Wakeful Stakes Tips & Selections

2015 Wakeful Stakes Tips & Selections

One of the Group 2 support acts on Flemington’s Victoria Derby Day card this Saturday is the Wakeful Stakes 2015 for the three-year-old fillies, betting tips for one of the meeting’s early clashes found below. Due to run as Flemington Race 2 at 12:20pm (AEST) on the all black-type race card for the first meeting…