News About: Heritage Stakes

Generalissimo ready to fire first up in Wilkes Quality

Generalissimo ready to fire first up in Wilkes Quality

20 Jan, 2017

A recent impressive barrier trial win by Generalissimo has given trainer Garry White plenty of confidence heading into Saturday’s $100,000 Wilkes Quality (1000m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Jockey Tye Angland, above, will ride Generalissimo in the Wilkes Quality at Randwick. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Generalissimo was spelled after winning an 1100m Class 2 at Hawkesbury …

Guard Of Honour to earn his stripes during the 2017 Autumn Carnival

Guard Of Honour to earn his stripes during the 2017 Autumn Carnival

19 Jan, 2017

Newcastle trainer Kris Lees will let his smart three year old Guard Of Honour earn his stripes before he tackles any feature races during the 2017 Sydney Autumn Carnival.

Hugh Bowman, above, rides Guard Of Honour when he resumes at Randwick. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

“We won’t be throwing him in the deep end unless …

Guard Of Honour To Roman Consul Stakes After Heritage Stakes Win

Guard Of Honour To Roman Consul Stakes After Heritage Stakes Win

17 Sep, 2016

Guard Of Honour got his nose down at the right time to record a narrow victory in the 2016 Heritage Stakes at Royal Randwick this afternoon.

Guard Of Honour held-off Flash Fibian to record a narrow victory in the 2016 Heritage Stakes. Photo by: Steve Hart

Tango Rain started the Heritage Stakes as a clear …

Arrowfield Sprint The Major Autumn Target For Takedown

Arrowfield Sprint The Major Autumn Target For Takedown

4 Feb, 2016

Trainer Gary Moore has revealed that the 2016 Arrowfield Sprint at Royal Randwick on April 9 will be the major Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival target for talented gelding Takedown.

Takedown is set to return to the races after undergoing a throat operation during his stint in the spelling paddock. Photo by: Steve Hart

Takedown was …

Snowden tipping bright future for Redzel

Snowden tipping bright future for Redzel

19 Jan, 2016

Trainer Peter Snowden is tipping a bright future for Redzel after the smart three year old performed well in a 900m barrier trial at Rosehill today.

Jockey Brenton Avdulla, above, was pleased with the trial of Redzel at Rosehill. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Redzel with Brenton Avdulla in the saddle finished a tidy third behind …

2015 Coolmore Stud Stakes Tips: Counterattack The Danger

2015 Coolmore Stud Stakes Tips: Counterattack The Danger

30 Oct, 2015

Form analyst Daniel O’Sullivan has Exosphere on top of his 2015 Coolmore Stud Stakes tips, but he believes that Counterattack represents the main danger to the star three-year-old in the Group 1 event at Flemington on Saturday.

Counterattack stamped himself as a Coolmore Stud Stakes contender with his win in the Brian Crowley Stakes. Photo …

Coolmore Stud Stakes Betting Support For Counterattack

Coolmore Stud Stakes Betting Support For Counterattack

29 Oct, 2015

Counterattack has been backed into 2015 Coolmore Stud Stakes odds of $15 and he has been a clear market mover in betting markets for the stallion-making race that will be held at Flemington on Saturday.

Counterattack has been the market mover in 2015 Coolmore Stud Stakes betting markets. Photo by: Steve Hart

Counterattack opened at …

Roman Consul Next for Heritage Stakes Winner Counterattack

Roman Consul Next for Heritage Stakes Winner Counterattack

19 Sep, 2015

Three-year-old Counterattack has returned to racing in the best way possible on George Main Stakes Day this afternoon; mustering an impressive turn of foot to take out the Listed Heritage Stakes (1100m) at Royal Randwick.

Counterattack produced an impressive turn of foot to win the Heritage Stakes at Randwick this afternoon. Photo: Steve Hart

Jumping …

Messene Could Be Scratched From Bill Ritchie Handicap

Messene Could Be Scratched From Bill Ritchie Handicap

18 Sep, 2015

Co-trainer Michael Hawkes has revealed that Messene could be scratched from the 2015 Bill Ritchie Handicap if the Royal Randwick track continues to be affected by rain ahead of the Group 3 event this weekend.

Messene may not take his place in the 2015 Bill Ritchie Handicap field. Photo by: Steve Hart

Messene was scratched …

O’Shea Bullish About Barbed’s Abell Stakes Chances

O’Shea Bullish About Barbed’s Abell Stakes Chances

6 Feb, 2015

Trainer John O’Shea is confident that consistent sprinter Barbed can add another black type win to his racing resume when he contests the 2015 Abell Stakes at Moonee Valley tonight.

Barbed is one of several winning chances in what is set to be a competitive edition of the Abell Stakes. Photo by: Steve Hart

Barbed …