News About: Australian Guineas

Prized Icon to resume in 2017 Hobartville Stakes

Prized Icon to resume in 2017 Hobartville Stakes

15 Feb, 2017

Victory Derby winner Prized Icon is set to resume in the 2017 Group 2 $400,000 Schweppes Hobartville Stakes (1400m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Victoria Derby winner Prized Icon, above, will resume in the Hobartville Stakes at Rosehill. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The James Cummings trained Prized Icon will be having his first start since …

Fuhryk A Class Above in Kevin Hayes Stakes

Fuhryk A Class Above in Kevin Hayes Stakes

11 Feb, 2017

Fuhryk has stamped herself as a legitimate 2017 Australian Guineas contender after recording a comfortable win in the Group 3 Kevin Hayes Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield Racecourse this afternoon.

Fuhryk recorded a comfortable win in the Group 3 Kevin Hayes Stakes at Caulfield today. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Fuhryk has returned to racing in particularly …

Australian Guineas For Manfred Stakes Winner Legless Veuve

Australian Guineas For Manfred Stakes Winner Legless Veuve

4 Feb, 2017

Trainer Stuart Webb has revealed that the 2017 Australian Guineas will be the autumn target for Legless Veuve after she returned to the races with a win in the 2017 Ladbrokes Manfred Stakes at Caulfield this afternoon.

Legless Veuve won the Group 2 Thousand Guineas Prelude (1400m) during the 2016 Spring Racing Carnival, but she …

Morton’s Fork 1 of 2 pronged attack for O’Shea in Manfred Stakes

Morton’s Fork 1 of 2 pronged attack for O’Shea in Manfred Stakes

2 Feb, 2017

The well performed Morton’s Fork is one of a two pronged attack trainer John O’Shea has lined up in the Group 3 $150,000 Ladbrokes Manfred Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Morton’s Fork, above, royal blue colours, is one of two runners trainer John O’Shea has in the Ladbrokes Manfred Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by …

Hey Doc to warm up for Australian Guineas in Manfred Stakes

Hey Doc to warm up for Australian Guineas in Manfred Stakes

2 Feb, 2017

Jockey Luke Currie is expecting his mount Hey Doc to take plenty of improvement from his first up run in the Group 3 $150,000 Ladbrokes Manfred Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on Saturday on his way to the Australian Guineas.

Hey Doc, above, will improve on his first up run in the Ladbrokes Manfred Stakes at …

Divine Prophet, Prized Icon among 2017 Australian Guineas nominations

Divine Prophet, Prized Icon among 2017 Australian Guineas nominations

24 Jan, 2017

Last year’s Melbourne Spring Carnival Group 1 winners Prized Icon and Divine Prophet are set to face off during the Autumn Carnival with both colts nominated for the 2017 Group 1 $750,000 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington on March 4.

Victoria Derby winner Prized Icon, above, is among the nominations for the 2017 Australian Guineas …

Inside Agent can find his way to an Australian Guineas start

Inside Agent can find his way to an Australian Guineas start

20 Jan, 2017

Promising three year old Inside Agent can find his way into the Group 1 $750,000 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington on March 4 if he races up to trainer Nigel Blackiston’s expectations.

Trainer Nigel Blackiston, above, is hoping Inside Agent finds his way into the Australian Guineas at Flemington. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

Inside Agent …

I Am A Star Chasing More Group 1 Glory in Autumn

I Am A Star Chasing More Group 1 Glory in Autumn

18 Jan, 2017

Trainer Shane Nichols is yet to settle on a major campaign target for I Am A Star, but has confirmed that the talented three-year-old will be given several opportunities to add to her Group 1 tally during the 2017 Autumn Carnival.

I Am A Star will be set for several Group 1 targets during the …

Australian Guineas Autumn target for Seaburge

Australian Guineas Autumn target for Seaburge

16 Jan, 2017

The Group 1 $750,000 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington on March 4 is the 2017 Autumn Carnival target for tough three year old Seaburge.

Seaburge, above blue and lime colours, will be aimed towards the Australian Guineas at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Seaburge was denied a Guineas win when he failed by a …

Comin’ Through Working Well Towards Autumn Carnival

Comin’ Through Working Well Towards Autumn Carnival

10 Jan, 2017

Trainer Chris Waller has revealed that exciting three-year-old Comin’ Through has taken plenty of benefit from his time away from racing, and will be geared towards major Group 1 targets during the forthcoming Autumn Carnival.

Comin’ Through will be set for a third-up appearance in one of the Randwick Guineas or Australian Guineas this season. …