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2014 Yellow Glen Vintage Stakes Nominations Released

2014 Yellow Glen Vintage Stakes Nominations Released

Nominations for the 2014 Vintage Stakes were taken Monday morning with 15 three-year-olds declaring for the race. The Listed Yellow Glen Vintage Stakes (1400m) run at Flemington Racecourse is one of the eight supporting races for Turnbull Stakes Day on October 4. Headlining the near-maximum field limit nominees are the Gai Waterhouse-trained Wandjina and Tale…

O’Brien Nominates Adelaide for 2014 Cox Plate

O’Brien Nominates Adelaide for 2014 Cox Plate

Irish horseman Aidan O’Brien is set to have another shot at one of the world’s most famous weight-for-age races confirming a nomination for his promising colt Adelaide when Cox Plate 2014 entries are taken this week. Tuesday sees the Moonee Valley Racing Club (MVRC) close first nominations for the $3 million Group 1 W.S. Cox…

2014 Skyline Stakes Nominations Feature Slipper Hopes

2014 Skyline Stakes Nominations Feature Slipper Hopes

A number of young colts and geldings with Golden Slipper dreams will face off in Sydney’s Skyline Stakes 2014 as part of Randwick Guineas Day this weekend. Saturday’s $175,000 Group 2 Skyline Stakes (1200m) has attracted 10 two-year-olds at nomination stage, four less than the fillies’ version the Sweet Embrace Stakes. Both races offer a…

Clifton Red Causes Boilover In 2014 Thoroughbred Breeders Stakes

Clifton Red Causes Boilover In 2014 Thoroughbred Breeders Stakes

Clifton Red made an impressive start to her racing career with an upset victory over the well-backed Ygritte in the Group 3 Thoroughbred Breeders Stakes (1200m) at Flemington this afternoon. Widden Stakes runner-up Ygritte took up the running with 300 metres left to run and looked as though she had the race won, but Clifton Red worked…

2014 Listed Sports 1000 Betting Preview and Tips

2014 Listed Sports 1000 Betting Preview and Tips

The 2014 Listed Sports 1000 (1000m) at Flemington today will feature just eight runners after David Hayes-trained Wilderness was removed from the race earlier this week. Mick Price-trained debutant More Radiant is currently outright favourite for the 2014 Sports 1000 at a quote of $2.60 ahead of Eloping ($3.20), Bullpit ($5.50) and Bring Me The…