Alizee to stake claims for Everest selections with Memsie Stakes performance

Memsie Stakes favourite Alizee can stake a claim for Godolphin’s slot for the $14m The Everest (1200m) at Randwick on October 19 with a first class performance at Caulfield today. Alizee, above, is the race favourite for the 2019 Memsie…

Savvy Boy breaks through

Savvy Boy broke through for his well deserved maiden victory at Warrnambool on Thursday.The now 5yo has taken time to hit his straps but was able to get the job done yesterday in encouraging style.It is not easy telling 16 women, be patient,…

Hartnell to take on stablemate Alizee in 2019 Memsie Stakes

Godolphin’s warhorse Hartnell is set to clash again with his rising star stablemate Alizee when the pair line up against each other for the fifth time in Saturday’s Group 1 $1m New Zealand Bloodstock Memsie Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield. Hartnell,…

2019 Caulfield Cup nominations boosted with a host of international stayers

The nominations for the 2019 Group 1 $5.15m Stella Artois Caulfield Cup (2400m) at Caulfield on October 19 have been boosted with a host of international stayers included among the entries. Australian Oaks winner, Verry Elleegant, is among the…

Cross Counter is included in 2019 Melbourne Cup nominations

Last year’s winner Cross Counter is among the nominations for the 2019 Group 1 $8m Lexus Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington on November 5. 2018 Melbourne Cup winner Cross Counter, above, is among the nominations for the 2019 Melbourne…

Alligator Blood gets the visitor’s draw in 2019 Ming Dynasty Quality

Unbeaten Queensland three year old Alligator Blood has been given the visitor’s draw in Saturday’s Group 3 $160,000 Ming Dynasty Quality (1400m) at Rosehill. The James Cummings trained Subedar, above, is included in the final field…

Oliver to weave his magic on 2019 Memsie Stakes favourite Alizee

Champion jockey Damien Oliver will have to weave his magic on Alizee after the favourite drew a wide barrier in the 2019 Group 1 $1m New Zealand Bloodstock Memsie Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday. Damien Oliver will ride Alizee, above,…

Begood Toya Mother to do the right thing in 2019 Memsie Stakes

Rising star Begood Toya Mother is set to take his place in the Group 1 $1m New Zealand Bloodstock Memsie Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday. Begood Toya Mother, above, will take his place in the Memsie Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate…

Cliff’s Edge can enhance his stallion prospects with Memsie Stakes win

Co-trainer Ciaron Maher is hoping Cliff’s Edge can enhance his future stallion prospects with a win in the Group 1 $1m New Zealand Bloodstock Memsie Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday. Cliff’s Edge, above, is chasing his first…

No second thoughts to run Material Man in 2019 Memsie Stakes

An impressive gallop by Material Man at Caulfield this morning has given Mornington trainer Pat Carey no second thoughts of starting the veteran galloper in Saturday’s Group 1 $1m New Zealand Bloodstock Memsie Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield. Alizee,…

Osborne Bulls’ charge towards The Everest delayed

Osborne Bulls’ charge towards securing the Godolphin slot in the $14m The Everest (1200m) at Randwick on October 19 has been delayed after trainer James Cummings decided against trialling the six year old at Randwick today. Osborne Bulls,…

In-form sprinter Begood Toya Mother among Memsie Stakes nominations

The Group 1 $1m New Zealand Bloodstock Memsie Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield is one of three races in-form sprinter Begood Toya Mother has been entered for on Saturday with trainer Daniel Bowman to decide later in the week which path to follow. Begood…

The Everest rivals Sunlight and Classique Legend face off in Randwick trial

The Everest rivals Sunlight and Classique Legend faced off in a Randwick barrier trial this morning, finishing one, two at the end of the 1000m hit out on the course proper. Sunlight, above. scored an all the way win in a 1000m Randwick barrier…

Vega Magic listed among the 2019 The Heath 1100 Stakes nominations

A rejuvenated Vega Magic is set to make his 2019 Spring Carnival debut in the Group 3 $160,000 The Heath 1100 Stakes (1100m) at Caulfield on Saturday and hopefully grab the attention of the remaining The Everest slot holders. Vega Magic, above,…

McDonald to ride Cox Plate fancy Te Akau Shark in Tramway Stakes

Cox Plate hopeful Te Akau Shark will be ridden by Sydney’s premiership winning jockey James McDonald when the Kiwi galloper makes his Australian debut in the Group 2 $200,000 Tramway Stakes (1400m) at Randwick on September 7. Jockey James…

Humidor among the 2019 Memsie Stakes nominations

Last year’s winner Humidor is among the nominations for the 2019 Group 1 $1m New Zealand Bloodstock Memsie Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday. Humidor, above, is among the nominations for the 2019 Memsie Stakes at Caulfield. Photo…

Mustajeer firms up in 2019 Melbourne Cup betting after Ebor Handicap win

Australian Bloodstock’s newly acquired Mustajeer strengthened his chances for the 2019 Melbourne Cup and shortened up considerably in the betting after outstaying his rivals to win the £1 million Ebor Handicap (1 mile, 5 furlongs,…

No Memsie Stakes for Mystic Journey – Makybe Diva Stakes next

Cox Plate favourite Mystic Journey will forego a start in the weight for age Memsie Stakes on Saturday and have her next outing in the Group 1 $750,000 Makybe Diva Stakes (1600m) at Flemington on September 14. Mystic Journey, above, will…

2019 Winx Stakes Results: Samadoubt Upsets Avilius, Verry Elleegant, Happy Clapper

Bjorn Baker’s veteran six-year-old Samadoubt caused a boilover at Randwick on Saturday, winning the Group 1 Winx Stakes (1400m) at $34.00 odds to trump a host of Chris Waller’s chances. Samadoubt mapped as the leader heading into…

Deprive Wins 2019 Show County Quality in Photo Finish

Punters were saved from a dead heat at Randwick on Saturday as the Group 3 Show County Quality came down to the wire. Godolphin favourite Deprive, trained by James Cummings, won the race by no more than a hair as second placegetter Trope lunged…

Everest Could Be on the Cards for Silver Shadow Winner Libertini

Libertini had it all too easy at Randwick on Saturday, blazing away to win the Group 2 Silver Shadow Stakes (1200m) by three lengths in an impressive leadup into the Spring. After settling in nicely along the rails, jockey Tommy Berry moved…