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Cox Plate or Caulfield Cup Spring options for Yankee Rose

Cox Plate or Caulfield Cup Spring options for Yankee Rose

14 Jun, 2017

Trainer David Vandyke will wait until well into Yankee Rose’s 2017 Spring Carnival campaign before deciding if she will tackle the Cox Plate or the Caulfield Cup.

Yankee Rose, above, will have the option of running in either the Cox Plate or the Caulfield Cup during the 2017 Spring Carnival. Photo by Steve Hart.

Vandyke …

Yankee Rose to resume in Memsie Stakes

Yankee Rose to resume in Memsie Stakes

14 Jun, 2017

Group 1 winning filly Yankee Rose will kick off the new racing season as a four year old mare in the Group 1 $1m Memsie Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on September 2.

Yankee Rose, above, will resume in the Spring in the Memsie Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Steve Hart.

Yankee Rose was a Group …

Horror barriers for Lindsay Park fillies in Schweppes Oaks

Horror barriers for Lindsay Park fillies in Schweppes Oaks

2 May, 2017

Lindsay Park trained fillies Harlow Gold and Sebring Dream have come up with horror barriers in the Group 1 $500,000 Schweppes Oaks (registered as Australasian Oaks) (2010m) at Morphettville on Saturday.

Sebring Dream, above, has drawn a horror barrier in the Schweppes Oaks at Morphettville. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Sebring Dreams with Joao Moreira …

Harlow Gold heads Lindsay Park’s 2017 Schweppes Oaks nominations

Harlow Gold heads Lindsay Park’s 2017 Schweppes Oaks nominations

27 Apr, 2017

Tough staying filly Harlow Gold heads up Lindsay Park’s nominations for the Group 1 $400,000 Schweppes Oaks (registered as Australasian Oaks) (2000m) at Morphettville on May 6.

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

As well as Harlow Gold, the Lindsay …

Queensland Oaks is Winter Carnival goal for Savvan

Queensland Oaks is Winter Carnival goal for Savvan

27 Apr, 2017

A mid-week Canterbury win could be the stepping stone for Savvan heading towards the Group 1 $500,000 Treasury Brisbane Queensland Oaks (2400m) at Eagle Farm on June 3.

Savvan ran third to Eleonora, above, in the Ethereal Stakes at Caulfield during the 2016 Melbourne Spring Carnival. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Savvan beat the older …

2017 Australian Oaks Results: Bonneval Wins

2017 Australian Oaks Results: Bonneval Wins

8 Apr, 2017

Bonneval stamped herself as the best staying filly in Australasia with a strong performance in the 2017 Australian Oaks at Royal Randwick this afternoon.

Hugh Bowman was clearly delighted to take out the 2017 Australian Oaks on Bonneval. Photo by: Steve Hart

Early speed maps were thrown on their heads when Lasqueti Spirit was slow …

Lasqueti Spirit chasing Oaks double in 2017 Australian Oaks

Lasqueti Spirit chasing Oaks double in 2017 Australian Oaks

6 Apr, 2017

Rosehill trainer Lee Curtis is eyeing off an Oaks double with Lasqueti Spirit who lines up as one of the top fancies in the Group 1 $1m James Boag’s Premium Australian Oaks (2400m) at Randwick on day two of ‘The Championships’ on Saturday.

Lasqueti Spirit, above, is chasing an Oaks double when she lines up …

Wet track to test Harlow Gold in 2017 Australian Oaks

Wet track to test Harlow Gold in 2017 Australian Oaks

5 Apr, 2017

A wet track at Randwick on Saturday could be the testing material for Harlow Gold in the Group 1 $1m James Boag’s Premium Australian Oaks (2400m) at Randwick on day two of ‘The Championships’.

Mark Zahra, above. takes the ride on Harlow Gold In the Australian Oaks at Randwick. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

Lindsay Park …

2017 Vinery Stud Stakes attracts plenty of nominations

2017 Vinery Stud Stakes attracts plenty of nominations

20 Mar, 2017

The 2017 Group 1 $500,000 Vinery Stud Stakes (2000m) at Rosehill on Saturday has attracted plenty of nominations with twenty three-year-old fillies entered.

Crown Oaks winner Lasqueti Spirit, above, is among the nominations for the 2017 Vinery Stud Stakes at Rosehill. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Crown Oaks winner Lasqueti Spirit, Kiwi filly La Bella …

Kiwi fillies still alive in 2017 Australian Oaks 1st acceptances

Kiwi fillies still alive in 2017 Australian Oaks 1st acceptances

8 Mar, 2017

Talented Kiwi fillies La Bella Diosa and Eleonora are among the first acceptances for the 2017 Group 1 $1m James Boag’s Premium Australian Oaks (2400m) at Randwick on April 8.

Kiwi filly La Bella Diosa, above, is among the first acceptances for the 2017 Australian Oaks at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Sixty-nine fillies are …