News About: Blue Diamond Prelude

Flying Artie to contest the Inglis Sires’

Flying Artie to contest the Inglis Sires’

21 Mar, 2016

Golden Slipper placegetter Flying Artie looks set to continue his Sydney Autumn Carnival campaign in the Group 1 $1m Inglis Sires’ (1400m) at Randwick on April 2, the first day of ‘The Championships’.

Flying Artie, above, looks set to run in the Inglis Sires’ at Randwick. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

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Flying Artie to have new tactics in Golden Slipper

Flying Artie to have new tactics in Golden Slipper

15 Mar, 2016

Trainer Mick Price will be informing Racing NSW stewards that his colt Flying Artie will have a change of tactics when he lines up in Saturday’s Group 1 $3.5m Longines Golden Slipper (1200m) at Rosehill.

Flying Artie, above, will take up a much more forward position in the Golden Slipper at Rosehill. Photo by Ultimate …

Extreme Choice and Flying Artie work well in Golden Slipper lead up

Extreme Choice and Flying Artie work well in Golden Slipper lead up

15 Mar, 2016

Stablemates Extreme Choice and Flying Artie have come through their final gallop in top order in the lead up to the Group 1 $3.5m Longines Golden Slipper (1200m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Golden Slipper favourite Extreme Choice, above, has come through his final gallop in great order. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

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Weatherly out of 2016 Golden Slipper

Weatherly out of 2016 Golden Slipper

14 Mar, 2016

Paul Messara’s smart two year old Weatherly won’t run in the Group 1 $3.5m Longines Golden Slipper (1200m) at Rosehill after succumbing to shin soreness.

Weatherly is out of the Golden Slipper at Rosehill. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Messara held a very high opinion of Weatherly and was looking forward to saddling him up …

Weatherly on the improve for Todman Stakes

Weatherly on the improve for Todman Stakes

3 Mar, 2016

Golden Slipper hopeful Weatherly is definitely on the improve heading into Saturday’s Group 2 $300,000 UNSW Todman Stakes (1200m) at Randwick according to trainer Paul Messara.

Weatherly has improvement heading into the Todman Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Weatherly was sent to Sydney after scoring an impressive win down the Flemington straight …

Hayes favours Zamzam as best of 3 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes runners

Hayes favours Zamzam as best of 3 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes runners

25 Feb, 2016

Five times winning trainer David Hayes favours Zamzam as the best of his three runners in the Group 1 $1.5m Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Jockey Nicholas Hall will ride Zamzam in the Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Hayes has added the blinkers to Zamzam …

Samara Dancer has several pluses heading to Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes

Samara Dancer has several pluses heading to Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes

25 Feb, 2016

A bruised and battered Phillip Stokes has pointed out several pluses for his filly Samara Dancer heading towards the Group 1 $1.5m Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Samara Dancer is one of the main chances in the Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Stokes was on …

2016 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes final field

2016 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes final field

23 Feb, 2016

The final field for the Group 1 $1.5m Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on Saturday has been released with a capacity field of sixteen plus three emergencies to makeup the field for Melbourne’s richest two year old race.

Extreme Choice, above, will carry the number one saddle clothe in the Ladbrokes Blue Diamond …

Hayes could have four runners in Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes

Hayes could have four runners in Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes

22 Feb, 2016

The Lindsay Park Team of David Hayes and Tom Dabernig could have up to four runners in the Group 1 $1.5m Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Valliano, white and red colours, will be one of several runners for the Lindsay Park Team in the Blue Diamond Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by …

Snowden Happy With Silver Slipper Duo

Snowden Happy With Silver Slipper Duo

20 Feb, 2016

Team Snowden have both Defcon and King Of War in the 2016 Silver Slipper Stakes field and co-trainer Paul Snowden is happy with both colts head of the Group 2 event at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon.

Blake Shinn has been booked to ride Defcon in the 2016 Silver Slipper Stakes at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon. …