News About Zabeel

Keen Array to Take Benefit from Bletchingly Stakes

Keen Array to Take Benefit from Bletchingly Stakes

Trainer David Hayes is pleased with the condition of Keen Array ahead of his return in Saturday’s Group 3 Bletchingly Stakes (1200m), but believes that the horse will take plenty of benefit from whatever he manages in the feature race. Keen Array has been a strong and largely consistent performer for Lindsay Park throughout his…

Provocative to Target 2016 Caulfield Cup

Provocative to Target 2016 Caulfield Cup

Trainer Tony Pike has revealed the 2016 Caulfield Cup (2400m) will figure at the major target for Provocative after the three-year-old broke through for an impressive win in the Group 1 Queensland Oaks (2400m) over the weekend. Lucky to gain a start in the Queensland Oaks as the race’s first emergency, Provocative jumped well from…

Zasorceress a Chance in 2016 Queensland Oaks

Zasorceress a Chance in 2016 Queensland Oaks

Jason Warren is thrilled with the condition of Zasorceress, and is confident the three-year-old filly is primed for a big performance in Saturday’s Group 1 Queensland Oaks (2400m) at Eagle Farm Racecourse. Zasorceress has stamped herself as a filly to follow through her short eight start career so far, and will carry winning form into…

Leebaz Successfully Defends Crown in 2016 Hollindale Stakes

Leebaz Successfully Defends Crown in 2016 Hollindale Stakes

Leebaz has successfully defended his crown in the Group 2 Hollindale Stakes (1800m) this afternoon; producing an impressive late kick to savage the line comfortably in the clear of Hauraki on the Gold Coast. Clearly a proven performer at the class and distance, and under the Gold Coast conditions, Leebaz was forgotten in Hollindale Stakes…

Tarzino Ready for 2016 Rosehill Guineas

Tarzino Ready for 2016 Rosehill Guineas

Trainer Mick Price has been understandably thrilled with the form and class displayed by Tarzino this season but concedes the colt faces a tough task in Saturday’s Group 1 Rosehill Guineas (2000m), in what will be the colt’s first interstate trip. The standout performer for Price through the recent Spring Carnival, Tarzino returned this time…

Preferment Remains Waller’s 2015 Melbourne Cup Tip

Preferment Remains Waller’s 2015 Melbourne Cup Tip

Leading trainer Chris Waller will saddle three horses in Tuesday’s race that stops a nation, but remains particularly bullish of the chances of Preferment and rates the talented four-year-old as his 2015 Melbourne Cup tip. Preferment has been a standout stayer for Waller since storming onto the Australian racing scene as a three-year-old through the…

2015 Melbourne Cup First Acceptances Released

2015 Melbourne Cup First Acceptances Released

82 talented stayers remain on contention for one of world racing’s most sought after prizes following the release of 2015 Melbourne Cup first acceptances this afternoon. A strong international contingent remains in the hunt to take out the Race That Stops a Nation in 2015, arguably headlined by classy Japanese duo Fame Game and Hokko…

Preferment Is the 2015 Turnbull Stakes Winner

Preferment Is the 2015 Turnbull Stakes Winner

Four-year-old Preferment has delivered leading trainer Chris Waller a 51st success at the highest level at Flemington this afternoon; producing a huge final straight sprint to take out the featured Group 1 Turnbull Stakes (2000m). Jumping from the gates well, Premiership-winning jockey Hugh Bowman elected to settle Preferment off the pace of early leaders Weary,…

Leebaz Ready for Return in The Sofitel

Leebaz Ready for Return in The Sofitel

Leebaz has been confirmed to run in Saturday’s Listed The Sofitel (1400m) at Flemington Racecourse, and co-trainer Wayne Hawkes could not be more confident the talented gelding will return to competition for success. Leebaz has not been seen at the races since failing to fire and fourteenth in the Group 1 Doomben Cup (2000m) in…

2015 Doomben Cup Late Mail

2015 Doomben Cup Late Mail

15 talented runners have been confirmed for this afternoon’s featured Group 1 Doomben Cup (2000m); offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Pornichet ($4.20) has opened as and maintained status as outright favourite in 2015 Doomben Cup betting markets with however Leebaz has so far…