News About: 2012 Thousand Guineas

Oliver takes out fifth Thousand Guineas on Commanding Jewel

Oliver takes out fifth Thousand Guineas on Commanding Jewel

17 Oct, 2012

Champion jockey Damien Oliver threw aside the turmoil of the last week by taking out his fifth Group 1 $500,000 Schweppes Thousand Guineas (1600m) on Commanding Jewel at Caulfield today.

Commanding Jewel and Damien Oliver win the Group 1 Thousand Guineas. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

The Leon Corstens trained filly also carried on …

Oliver can rebound on Commanding Jewel in Thousand Guineas

Oliver can rebound on Commanding Jewel in Thousand Guineas

15 Oct, 2012

Melbourne Cup winning jockey Damien Oliver can rebound from negative reports which surfaced over the weekend by steering Commanding Jewel to victory in the Group 1 $500,000 Schweppes Thousand Guineas (1600m) at Caulfield on Wednesday.

Damien Oliver will retain the ride on Commanding Jewel (pictured) in the Group 1 Thousand Guineas. Photo by: Race Horse …

Adelaide Fillies Have Strong Thousand Guineas Presence

Adelaide Fillies Have Strong Thousand Guineas Presence

8 Oct, 2012

Two of the top five chances in Thousand Guineas betting come from Adelaide with a strong win from Maybe Discreet in the Group 2 Edward Manifold Stakes (1610m) on Saturday rocketing her into contention.

Adelaide filly Maybe Discreet has rocketed into contention for the Group 1 Thousand Guineas. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

The …

Lady Of Harrods Takes Out Thousand Guineas Prelude At Caulfield

Lady Of Harrods Takes Out Thousand Guineas Prelude At Caulfield

22 Sep, 2012

Lady Of Harrods has upset favourite Commanding Jewel to win the Group 3 Thousand Guineas Prelude at Caulfield Racecourse today.

Lady Of Harrods causes an upset to win the Group 3 Thousand Guineas Prelude. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

The Dubawi filly has now won three of her six race starts and has earned …

Williams Gives Big Tick to Molto Bene

Williams Gives Big Tick to Molto Bene

19 Sep, 2012

Adelaide Thousand Guineas contender Molto Bene has been given the tick of approval by star jockey Craig Williams who has elected to stick with the filly for her entire spring campaign.

The Will Clarken-trained youngster will have her second start with Williams in the saddle in this weekend’s Thousand Guineas Prelude (1400m) after a luckless …