News About: Auraria Stakes

Luckless Savvy Dreams gets her chance in SA Fillies Classic

Luckless Savvy Dreams gets her chance in SA Fillies Classic

17 May, 2017

Kiwi trainer Grant Cullen is hoping a change of luck can see his filly Savvy Dreams find her way into the winner’s stall in the Group 3 $175,000 SA Fillies Classic (2500m) at Morphettville on Saturday.

Savvy Dreams ran 4th to Volatile Mix, above, in the South Australian Derby at Morphettville. Photo by Jenny Barnes.…

With A Bit Of Dash home town  hope in Schweppes Oaks

With A Bit Of Dash home town hope in Schweppes Oaks

5 May, 2017

Locally trained and bred filly With A Bit Of Dash can claim a home town victory if she can beat the more fancied runners in the Group 1 $500,000 Schweppes Oaks (registered as Australasian Oaks) (2000m) at Morphettville on Saturday.

With A Bit Of Dash, above, can claim a home town victory if she can …

Kenedna chasing hat trick of wins in Schweppes Oaks

Kenedna chasing hat trick of wins in Schweppes Oaks

4 May, 2017

Race favourite Kenedna will be chasing a Morphettville hat trick when she lines up in the Group 1 $500,000 Schweppes Oaks (registered as Australasian Oaks) (2000m) on Saturday.

Kenedna, above, is the early favourite for the Schweppes Oaks at Morphettville. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Darren Weir trained Kenedna has won her last two …

Savvy Dreams Ready for 2017 Australasian Oaks Trial

Savvy Dreams Ready for 2017 Australasian Oaks Trial

21 Apr, 2017

Pre-post favourite for next month’s Australasian Oaks 2017 in Adelaide, Savvy Nature is on track for her down under debut in the traditional lead-up at Morphettville Racecourse this weekend.

Australasian Oaks hope Savvy Nature has form around ATC Oaks champion Bonneval (pictured). Photo: Steve Hart.

Prepared at Hastings across the Tasman by Guy Lowry & …

Wide Alley for Australasian Oaks Lead-Up Not So Smart

Wide Alley for Australasian Oaks Lead-Up Not So Smart

20 Apr, 2017

Smart As You Think will have to dig deep to produce a winning run at Morphettville Racecourse on Saturday with the John McArdle-trained filly drawn out wide for her Australasian Oaks lead-up.

Jockey Jason Benbow (pictured on Planet Voyage at Caulfield) rides Australasian Oaks hope Smart As You Think in Adelaide this Saturday. Photo: Race …

Kiwi filly Savvy Dreams among nominations for Auraria Stakes

Kiwi filly Savvy Dreams among nominations for Auraria Stakes

18 Apr, 2017

Kiwi filly Savvy Dreams will have her Australasian Oaks lead up run in Group 3 $120,000 Schweppervescence Stakes (Registered as Auraria Stakes) (1800m) at Morphettville on Saturday.

The Darren Weir trained Kenedna, above, is among the nominations for the Auraria Stakes at Morphettville. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Guy Lowry and Grand Cullen trained …

Australasian Oaks favourite Silent Sedition draws well at 7

Australasian Oaks favourite Silent Sedition draws well at 7

3 May, 2016

Favourite Silent Sedition has drawn well at barrier seven in a full field of sixteen in the Group 1 $400,000 Schweppes Oaks (registered as Australasian Oaks) (2000m) at Morphettville on Saturday.

Silent Sedition, green and black colours, white cap, has drawn nicely at barrier seven in the Australasian Oaks at Morphettville. Photo by Jenny Barnes.…

Camari earns SA Oaks start with breakthrough win

Camari earns SA Oaks start with breakthrough win

28 Apr, 2016

Well bred filly Camari has earned herself a start in the Group 1 $400,000 Schweppes Oaks (registered as Australasian Oaks) (2000m) at Morphettville on May 2 with her breakthrough win at Canterbury yesterday.

Silent Sedition, green and black, white cap, is the current favourite for the Schweppes Oaks at Morphettville. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

Camari …

Okahu Bay Scores Narrow Win In South Australian Fillies Classic

Okahu Bay Scores Narrow Win In South Australian Fillies Classic

16 May, 2015

Okahu Bay fought home bravely to record a narrow victory over Bahamas in the 2015 South Australian Fillies Classic at Morphettville this afternoon.

Okahu Bay went into the race as an outsider at the lengthy quote of $71 and jockey Matthew Neilson elected to roll forward on the Flying Spur filly in the early stages …

Carey Happy With Choix De Maia Ahead Of Australasian Oaks

Carey Happy With Choix De Maia Ahead Of Australasian Oaks

30 Apr, 2015

There has been a sprinkling of support for Choix De Maia in 2015 Australasian Oaks betting markets and trainer Pat Carey is happy with the progressive filly heading into the Group 1 event at Morphettville on Saturday.

Rhys McLeod has been booked to ride Choix De Maia in the 2015 Australasian Oaks at Morphettville this …