News About: 2011 Turnbull Stakes

Playing God wins 2011 Kingston Town Classic

Playing God wins 2011 Kingston Town Classic

3 Dec, 2011

The genius of trainer Neville Parnham turned the attitude of Playing God to enabled him to take a consecutive Group 1 $500,000 Kingston Town Classic (1800m) at Ascot today.

The four-year-old hadn’t won since February and had raced since August which took in Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival.

The best Playing God could manage in Melbourne …

No Complacency From Kav In Turnbull Stakes Draw

No Complacency From Kav In Turnbull Stakes Draw

30 Sep, 2011

December Draw will face his biggest test so far in the Turnbull Stakes

December Draw is one of the most in form horses currently racing in Australia as he burns a path towards the 2011 Caulfield Cup.

The six year old gelding has won four from five since arriving from the UK and trainer Mark …

Southern Speed’s Spring Program Up In The Air

Southern Speed’s Spring Program Up In The Air

28 Sep, 2011

Southern Speed does not have a spring target yet

Trainer Leon Macdonald is yet to decide on a destination for his impressive mare Southern Speed this spring.

Southern Speed finished second to Lion Tamer last start in the Group 1 Underwood Stakes at Caulfield.

The four-year-old will now either go to the Group 3 JRA …

December Draw “Bomb-Proof” Ahead Of Caulfield Cup Run

December Draw “Bomb-Proof” Ahead Of Caulfield Cup Run

23 Sep, 2011

December Draw is heading towards the Caulfield Cup

December Draw appears on song to continue his stellar spring campaign as he heads towards the $2.5 million Caulfield Cup next month.

The five-year-old gelding was assured a start in the Caulfield Cup after he won the Group 3 Naturalism Stakes at Caulfield last weekend.

Jockey Michael …

Turnbull Stakes Day Moves To Unprecedented Timeslot

Turnbull Stakes Day Moves To Unprecedented Timeslot

13 Jul, 2011

Melbourne’s first big meeting of the Spring Racing Carnival has been pushed forward to an early timeslot to make way for the Royal Melbourne Show on October 2, 2011.

This year’s Turnbull Stakes Day, which features the Group 1 Turnbull Stakes and three Group 2 races, will begin at Flemington Racecourse 10.30am and finish at …