News About Zydeco

No Autumn Campaign For Commanding Jewel

No Autumn Campaign For Commanding Jewel

Trainer Leon Corstens has revealed that classy mare Commanding Jewel will miss the 2014 Autumn Racing Carnival after failing to recover in time from a nasty hoof injury. Commanding Jewel had her 2013 Spring Racing Carnival campaign prematurely ended by a deep cut in her hoof and managing co-owner Brad Spicer was hopeful that the three…

Zydeco Likely To Miss Caulfield Cup

Zydeco Likely To Miss Caulfield Cup

Leading 2013 Caulfield Cup (2400m) fancy Zydeco is expected to miss the race with a number of niggling injuries disrupting the preparation of the rising four-year-old. Zydeco has not raced since the 2012 Spring Racing Carnival where she was one of the most consistent performers in three-year-old fillies races and recorded a maiden victory at Group…

Mobaco Still 2013 Cox Plate Bound Despite Ascot Failure

Mobaco Still 2013 Cox Plate Bound Despite Ascot Failure

They may have been disappointing in their latest assignment at Royal Ascot but European horseman Luca Cumani still plans to bring Mobaco down under as part of his Melbourne Cup 2013 contingent in the spring. The four-year-old son of Slickly failed to perform on June 21 when finishing a well beaten ninth behind Forgotten Voice…

Cassidy Rides 5th Crown Oaks Winner with Dear Demi

Cassidy Rides 5th Crown Oaks Winner with Dear Demi

The suspension of Nash Rawiller was a blessing for veteran hoop Jim Cassidy who was given the chance to atone for his Derby Day shocker riding the Clarry Conners-trained Dear Demi to a sensational win in the 2012 Crown Oaks – his fifth victory in the three-year-old fillies’ classic. Cassidy failed to get the daughter…

2012 Crown Oaks Results – Dear Demi Wins

2012 Crown Oaks Results – Dear Demi Wins

Dear Demi has won the Group 1 Crown Oaks at Flemington Racecourse today November 8, 2012. The three-year-old proved that she could stay the 2,500 metre trip and out-sprinted race favourite Zydeco in the final straight. Summerbliss finished the race in third, while market mover Maraatib placed a gallant fourth. Dear Demi was paying odds of $5…

Maraatib Over 2012 Crown Oaks Odds – Hayes

Maraatib Over 2012 Crown Oaks Odds – Hayes

David Hayes has admitted to being “bullish” over his chances with double figure roughie Maraatib in today’s Crown Oaks 2012, the Euroa horseman unable to comprehend the price difference between his smart filly and the favourite that beat her home last start. Redoute’s Choice three-year-old Maraatib may still be a maiden after 10 starts to…

Crown Oaks Day 2012 Betting Tips & Preview

Crown Oaks Day 2012 Betting Tips & Preview

The action of the Melbourne Cup Carnival continues at Flemington Racecourse today with a bumper nine-race program scheduled for 2012 Crown Oaks Day, the Races.com.au team’s insider tips and betting preview for which is detailed below. The big one on the Flemington race card all the punters will be keen on is of course the…

Conners Confident in 2012 Crown Oaks Hope Dear Demi

Conners Confident in 2012 Crown Oaks Hope Dear Demi

She may have run a disappointing fourth in the Wakeful Stakes last time out but Dear Demi is still on track to be a competitive force in the Crown Oaks 2012 this afternoon according to her trainer Clarry Conners. The daughter of Dehere has been a consistent and honest filly since her debut run at…

2012 Crown Oaks Day – Flemington Race Scratchings

2012 Crown Oaks Day – Flemington Race Scratchings

Crown Oaks Day is set to take place at Flemington Racecourse today November 8, 2012, with the first race due to jump at 12.20pm (AEDT). There have been a total of 15 scratchings over the nine races at Flemington today, with the Group 1 Crown Oaks having had no withdrawals. All 15 three-year-olds will line…

Crown Oaks 2012 Betting Update

Crown Oaks 2012 Betting Update

The 2012 Melbourne Cup Carnival action continues today with the Group 1 2012 Crown Oaks (2500m) which sees the best three-year-old staying fillies in the country line up to compete for a share in $1 million. A big field of 15 fillies will be in the gates in the race otherwise known as the 2012…