News About: 2012 Champagne Stakes

Snitzerland Sizzles in Champagne Stakes

Snitzerland Sizzles in Champagne Stakes

28 Sep, 2012

Star filly Snitzerland produced a dominant performance to lead from start to finish and claim her third straight victory in the Group 3 Champagne Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley tonight.

Snitzerland. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

With regular jockey Corey Brown back aboard, the Gerald Ryan-trained filly jumped fairly from the inside barrier  before …

Pierro Scares Away Rivals

Pierro Scares Away Rivals

26 Sep, 2012

Just seven horses will take on Pierro in the Group 2 Bill Stutt Stakes (1600m) with many rivals opting to avoid the unbeaten colt.

Thirteen horses were entered for Friday night’s three-year-old feature on Monday but that number suffered a large reduction when acceptances were made today.

Pierro will face seven rivals in the Group …