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Robert Sangster Stakes 2015: Platelet Scratched

Robert Sangster Stakes 2015: Platelet Scratched

1 May, 2015

Talented mare Platelet has been scratched from the 2015 Robert Sangster Stakes at Morphettville on Saturday after she was found with heat in her fetlock yesterday afternoon.

Group 1 winning mare Platelet has been ruled out of the Robert Sangster Stakes and may have run the final race of her career. Photo by: Adrienne Bicknell…

The Goodwood An Option For Daytona Grey After Upset Irwin Stakes Win

The Goodwood An Option For Daytona Grey After Upset Irwin Stakes Win

18 Apr, 2015

Daytona Grey could head to the 2015 The Goodwood on May 16 after the unheralded gelding scored an upset win in the 2015 Irwin Stakes at Morphettville this afternoon.

Daytona Grey into the Irwin Stakes as the extreme outsider in betting markets for the Group 3 event, but he took advantage of the hot early …

Magnifisio To Take Benefit From Irwin Stakes Run

Magnifisio To Take Benefit From Irwin Stakes Run

16 Apr, 2015

Magnifisio will make her racing debut on the Eastern seaboard of Australia in the 2015 Irwin Stakes at Morphettville this weekend and trainer Jim Taylor believes that the talented mare will take plenty of benefit from the run heading into the Group 1 Robert Sangster Stakes (1200m).

Magnifisio will take on the likes of Platelet …

Driefontein To Magic Millions Fillies And Mares Handicap

Driefontein To Magic Millions Fillies And Mares Handicap

1 Dec, 2014

Driefontein will have the chance to defend her title in the 2015 Magic Millions Fillies And Mares Handicap at the Gold Coast on January 10 after she finished second in a barrier trial at Royal Randwick this morning.

Driefontein will be returning to the Gold Coast Magic Millions Meeting for the fourth year in a …

Conservatorium Thriving In Brisbane Ahead Of Doomben 10,000

Conservatorium Thriving In Brisbane Ahead Of Doomben 10,000

22 May, 2014

Trainer Gary Kennewell has revealed that Conservatorium has thrived since arriving in Brisbane and the veteran trainer is happy with the condition of the tough gelding heading into the Doomben 10,000 this weekend.

Trainer Gary Kennewell is hoping that Conservatorium can return to winning form in the Doomben 10,000 this weekend. Photo by: Daniel Costello…

Platelet Supported In The Goodwood Betting Despite Weir’s Pessimism

Platelet Supported In The Goodwood Betting Despite Weir’s Pessimism

9 May, 2014

Classy mare Platelet has remained steady at the 2014 The Goodwood odds of $8 throughout the week, but trainer Darren Weir admits that he is not confident the five-year-old can record back-to-back wins in the Group 1 event at Morphettville on Saturday.

History is against Platelet recording her second straight victory in The Goodwood at …

Macdonald Thrilled With Essay Raider Ahead Of 2014 The Goodwood

Macdonald Thrilled With Essay Raider Ahead Of 2014 The Goodwood

8 May, 2014

Trainer Leon Macdonald could not be happier with Essay Raider ahead of the 2014 The Goodwood and is confident that the talented gelding can record his maiden win at Group 1 level at Morphettville on Saturday.

Essay Raider will be making his Group 1 debut in the 2014 The Goodwood this weekend. Photo by: Jenny …

The Goodwood Run To Top Conservatorium Off For Queensland Campaign

The Goodwood Run To Top Conservatorium Off For Queensland Campaign

6 May, 2014

Lloyd Kennewell believes that Conservatorium will be at peak fitness after running in the 2014 The Goodwood at Morphettville and said that the veteran gelding will relish the step-up in trip in both the Group 1 Doomben 10,000 (1350m) and Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) during the 2014 Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival.

Conservatorium will jump …

Driefontein Leads All The Way In 2014 Robert Sangster Stakes

Driefontein Leads All The Way In 2014 Robert Sangster Stakes

26 Apr, 2014

Driefontein produced a tough front-running performance to score her maiden win at Group level in the 2014 Robert Sangster Stakes at Morphettville this afternoon.

Driefontein leads all the way to win the Group 1 Robert Sangster Stakes at Morphettville. Photo by Jenny Barnes

Jockey Vlad Duric elected to take Driefontein straight to the lead in …

2014 Robert Sangster Stakes Field Released

2014 Robert Sangster Stakes Field Released

22 Apr, 2014

The 2014 Robert Sangster Stakes field has been released; with fourteen talented fillies and mares set to contest the Group 1 event at Morphettville on Saturday.

Platelet is chasing her second straight victory in the 2014 Robert Sangster Stakes at Morphettville on Saturday. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Platelet has been included in the …