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Waller Dominates 2014 Neville Sellwood Stakes Nominations

Waller Dominates 2014 Neville Sellwood Stakes Nominations

Leading Sydney trainer Chris Waller has included seven horses in the 2014 Neville Sellwood Stakes nominations, but only a couple of his gallopers are expected to contest the Group 1 event.

Boban has been included in the nominations for the 2014 Neville Sellwood Stakes, but is unlikely to contest the Group 2 event. Photo by: Steve Hart

Headlining the Waller-trained ...

2014 Gosford Gold Cup Nominations

2014 Gosford Gold Cup Nominations

This Friday the Gosford Gold Cup 2014will take centre stage at the provincial Sydney meet, nominations for which are now out.

Summer Cup winner I'm Imposing will shoot for another win in Friday's Gosford Gold Cup 2014. Photo: Taron Clarke.

One of three black types on the Gosford race card for the January 10 race day, this year’s $125,000 ...

Ninth Legion To Doncaster Handicap After 2013 Villiers Stakes Victory

Ninth Legion To Doncaster Handicap After 2013 Villiers Stakes Victory

Talented gelding Ninth Legion earned himself a start in the Group 1 Doncaster Handicap (1600m) during the 2014 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival by the winning the Group 2 Villiers Stakes (1550m) in impressive fashion at the Randwick Kensington track on Saturday.

Ninth Legion produced one of the best efforts of his career to win the Villiers Stakes in impressive fashion ...

Taxmeifyoucan Vies for 2014 Doncaster Mile Exemption

Taxmeifyoucan Vies for 2014 Doncaster Mile Exemption

Trainer Gregory Hickman says he has four-year-old Taxmeifyoucan as good as he can for their shot at a Doncaster Mile 2014 ballot exemption with a win in Saturday’s $175,000 Group 2 Villiers Stakes (1550m) at Randwick’s Kensington track.

Taxmeifyoucan is after the 2014 Doncaster Mile exemption on offer to Saturday's Villiers Stakes winner. Photo: Steve Hart.

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2013 Villiers Stakes Tips

2013 Villiers Stakes Tips

This weekend the action of the Sydney Summer Racing Carnival steps up a notch with the running of the Villiers Stakes 2013, tips and exotic selections from the Races.com.au team for which are detailed below.

The Races.com.au team are tipping Alma's Fury to run second in the Villiers Stakes for the second year in a row. Photo: Daniel Costello....

Waller Tips Said Com over Coup in Villiers Stakes 2013

Waller Tips Said Com over Coup in Villiers Stakes 2013

Sydney’s premier trainer Chris Waller prepares a double pronged attack on the 2013 Villiers Stakes this Saturday and it is early market mover Said Com he is tipping out of his duo as the best chance.

Trainer Chris Waller says there are no excuses for Said Com (pictured) in Saturday's 2013 Villiers Stakes. Photo: Steve Hart.

Waller won the 2008 ...

2013 Villiers Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

2013 Villiers Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

This Saturday the sole Group race held down under will be Sydney’s Villiers Stakes 2013, the Races.com.au team’s exclusive form guide and betting preview for which is listed below.

Recognition Stakes winner Absalon is undefeated over the Villiers Stakes distance ahead of Saturday. Photo: Daniel Costello.

With the course proper at Randwick not ruled fit for racing after a ...

2013 Villiers Stakes Field Released

2013 Villiers Stakes Field Released

The headline Sydney Summer Racing Carnival event is set to light up track this Saturday with a 14-horse field announced to contest the Villiers Stakes 2013.

Last year's runner-up Alma's Fury is back for a second shot at the Villiers Stakes 2013 on Saturday. Photo: Daniel Costello.

A major target for many end-of-season stayers, this year’s $175,000 Group 2 ...

Sysmo Set for Plan B – Villiers Stakes 2013

Sysmo Set for Plan B – Villiers Stakes 2013

After missing the ATC Cup due to a hoof abscess, the Tony McEvoy-trained Sysmo will line-up at Randwick’s Kensington track this Saturday running in the 2013 Villiers Stakes as a back-up plan.

Many of the gallopers nominated for this year’s $175,000 Group 2 Villiers Stakes, run over a shorter 1550m due to the relocation from the course proper ...

17 Nominations Taken For 2013 Villiers Stakes

17 Nominations Taken For 2013 Villiers Stakes

Nominations have been released for the Group 2 Villiers Stakes, which will take place on Kensington Track at Randwick this Saturday December 14, 2013.

The Villiers Stakes race day will be run on the Kensington track after the Randwick course proper did not fully responded to the recent resurfacing process, the move also means the final field will be ...