News About: C S Hayes Stakes

No luck at Sunshine Coast Guineas barrier draw for Sold For Song

No luck at Sunshine Coast Guineas barrier draw for Sold For Song

29 Jun, 2016

Toowoomba filly Sold For Song was out of luck at the barrier draw for the Group 3 $125,000 XXXX Sunshine Coast Guineas (1600m) at the Sunshine Coast on Saturday, coming up with gate twelve in the fifteen horse field.

Sold For Song, above, drew barrier twelve in the Sunshine Coast Guineas. Photo by Steve Hart.…

Palentino still on track for 2016 Doncaster Mile

Palentino still on track for 2016 Doncaster Mile

22 Mar, 2016

Australian Guineas winner Palentino is still on track for a start in the Group 1 $3m The Star Doncaster Mile (1600m) at Randwick on April 2 even though he was beaten at Moonee Valley last Friday night.

Palentino is still on track to run in the Doncaster Mile at Randwick. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.…

Australian Cup start on the cards for Palentino

Australian Cup start on the cards for Palentino

7 Mar, 2016

A start in the Group 1 $1.5m Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington on Saturday is on the cards for Australian Guineas winner Palentino.

Australian Guineas winner Palentino, maroon and white colours, is a good chance of backing up in the Australian Cup at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Palentino had to survive a protest …

River Wild could be the ‘smoky’ in the Australian Guineas

River Wild could be the ‘smoky’ in the Australian Guineas

4 Mar, 2016

Ever confident trainer Gai Waterhouse is tipping River Wild as the smoky runner in the Group 1 $750,000 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington on Saturday.

River Wild could be the smoky runner in the Australian Guineas at Flemington. Photo by Steve Hart.

River Wild is rated a $19 chance for the Group 1 race for …

Palentino has tough task from outisde Australian Guineas barrier

Palentino has tough task from outisde Australian Guineas barrier

3 Mar, 2016

Jockey Mark Zahra admits that Palentino is facing a tough task after drawing the outside barrier in the Group 1 $750,000 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Palentino, maroon colours, was first past the post in the C S Hayes Stakes before being relegated to second to Tivaci, green colours, on protest. Photo by …

Blinkers go on Perfect Reflection in Australian Guineas

Blinkers go on Perfect Reflection in Australian Guineas

2 Mar, 2016

Western Australian owned filly Perfect Reflection will race in blinkers for the first time when she steps out in the Group 1 $750,000 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Jockey Ben Melham will ride Perfect Reflection in the Australian Guineas at Flemington. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

The lightly raced Perfect Reflection was the winner …

Tivaci a stronger horse heading into Australian Guineas

Tivaci a stronger horse heading into Australian Guineas

2 Mar, 2016

Trainer Mike Moroney has described his three year old Tivaci as a stronger horse as he heads towards the Group 1 $750,000 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Tivaci, green colours, will clash again with Palentino, maroon colours, in the Australian Guineas at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Moroney also has no reservations …

Australian Guineas hopefuls Mahuta and Palentino to gallop together

Australian Guineas hopefuls Mahuta and Palentino to gallop together

29 Feb, 2016

Darren Weir’s Australian Guineas hopefuls Mahuta and Palentino will gallop together at Ballarat on Tuesday morning in preparation for their clash in the $750,000 Group 1 over 1600m for the three year old at Flemington on Saturday.

Mahuta, above, will gallop with stablemate Palentino in preparation for the Australian Guineas. Photo by Daniel Costello.

The …

Perfect Reflection to be tested in Blinkers for Australian Guineas

Perfect Reflection to be tested in Blinkers for Australian Guineas

29 Feb, 2016

Melbourne Cup winning trainer Darren Weir will test out Perfect Reflection with the blinkers on in a bid to increase her chances in the Group 1 $750,000 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Perfect Reflection finished third to Don’t Doubt Mamma, above, in The Vanity at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Perfect Reflection …

Zahra replaces Hall on Alaskan Rose in The Vanity

Zahra replaces Hall on Alaskan Rose in The Vanity

18 Feb, 2016

Mark Zahra will replace the suspended Nicholas Hall on Alaskan Rose in the Group 3 $150,000 The Vanity (1400m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Jockey Mark Zahra, above, replaces Nicholas Hall on Alaskan Rose in The Vanity at Flemington. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

Hall was originally booked to partner the Mike Moroney trained Alaskan Rose but …