News About: Australasian Oaks

Abbey Marie on Track for Myer Classic Second-Up

Abbey Marie on Track for Myer Classic Second-Up

13 Sep, 2016

Trainer Mick Kent has revealed that he will set unbeaten Group 1 winner Abbey Marie for the 2016 Myer Classic (1600m) on Derby Day, when she resumes during the Spring Carnival.

Group 1 winner Abbey Marie will be set for the Myer Classic at Flemington in late October. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Abbey Marie only …

Myer Classic the Target for Silent Sedition

Myer Classic the Target for Silent Sedition

15 Jul, 2016

Trainer Andrew Noblett has revealed the Group 1 Myer Classic (1600m) at Flemington on Derby Day will figure as the major target for stable star, when she returns to racing in the 2016 Spring Carnival.

Silent Sedition (outside) will be set for the Group 1 Myer Classic upon resuming in spring. Photo: Jenny Barnes

Silent …

Spring Carnival Campaign Delayed for Silent Sedition

Spring Carnival Campaign Delayed for Silent Sedition

27 Jun, 2016

Trainer Andrew Noblet has revealed that classy filly Silent Sedition will have to spend a little more time than anticipated in the paddock ahead of her Spring Carnival campaign, after suffering a muscle strain in her back.

Silent Sedition (outside) will spend longer in the paddock than previously anticipated. Photo: Jenny Barnes

Silent Sedition has …

Blinkers to go back on Beluga Blue in Queensland Oaks

Blinkers to go back on Beluga Blue in Queensland Oaks

30 May, 2016

Trainer Leon Macdonald will put the blinkers back on Beluga Blue when she lines up in the Group 1 $500,000 Treasury Casino & Hotel Queensland Oaks (2400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Beluga Blue, black and white colours above, will have the blinkers back on in the Queensland Oaks at Eagle Farm. Photo by Jenny …

Perth fillies need luck in South Australian Derby

Perth fillies need luck in South Australian Derby

13 May, 2016

Perth fillies Arcadia Dream and First Impressions will need plenty of luck from wide barriers in the Group 1 $500,000 South Australian Derby (2500m) at Morphettville on Saturday.

Charlevoix, above, is the favourrite for the South Australian Derby at Morphettville. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Prominent West Australian owner Bob Peters knows his two fillies …

Nolen recovering from multiple injuries after horror fall

Nolen recovering from multiple injuries after horror fall

9 May, 2016

Jockey Luke Nolen will be out of action for several months as he recovers from multiples injuries he received when he fell from Miss Promiscuity in the Group 1 $400,000 UBET Classic (Registered as Robert Sangster Stakes) (1200m) at Morphettville last Saturday.

Jockey Luke Nolen is recovering from multiple injuries he received in a fall …

2016 Australasian Oaks Results: Abbey Marie Wins

2016 Australasian Oaks Results: Abbey Marie Wins

7 May, 2016

Abbey Marie finished over the top of Silent Sedition to take out the 2016 Australasian Oaks and record her third race win from as many race starts.

Abbey Marie recorded a maiden Group 1 victory with a tough win in the Australasian Oaks. Photo by: Jenny Barnes

Jockey Luke Nolen settled Abbey Marie in the …

Sacred Eye has to overcome horror draw in Australasian Oaks

Sacred Eye has to overcome horror draw in Australasian Oaks

6 May, 2016

Lindsay Park trained mare Sacred Eye has to overcome a horror barrier in the Group 1 $400,000 Schweppes Oaks (registered as Australasian Oaks) (2000m) at Morphettville on Saturday but trainer David Hayes is still picking her as the stable’s best chance.

Sacred Eye, purple and green colours, has to overcome a wide barrier in the …

A fit Abbey Marie can run the distance in the Australasian Oaks

A fit Abbey Marie can run the distance in the Australasian Oaks

6 May, 2016

Trainer Mick Kent believes his lightly raced filly Abbey Marie is fit enough to run the distance in the Group 1 $400,000 Schweppes Oaks (registered as Australasian Oaks) over 2000m at Morphettville on Saturday.

Abbey Marie is stepping up sharply in distance in the Australasian Oaks at Morphettville. Photo by r Ultimate Racing Photos.

Abbey …

Oliver over the limit at the Bool, banned for a month

Oliver over the limit at the Bool, banned for a month

5 May, 2016

Three times Melbourne Cup winning jockey Damien Oliver will miss some vital Group 1 races after being banned for a month after failing an alcohol breath test at Warrnambool today.

Jockey Damien Oliver, above, was suspended for a month for recording an alcohol breath test reading over the required limit at Warrnambool today. Photo by …