News About: King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes

Melbourne Cup 2015: Stoute Not Sure Snow Sky Is Good Enough

Melbourne Cup 2015: Stoute Not Sure Snow Sky Is Good Enough

1 Nov, 2015

Snow Sky will carry the top weight in the 2015 Melbourne Cup and trainer Sir Michael Stoute admits that he is unsure whether the talented stayer will be good enough to carry that weight to victory in the Group 1 event at Flemington on Saturday.

Snow Sky has been friendless in 2015 Melbourne Cup betting …

Move For Snow Sky In Caulfield Cup Betting

Move For Snow Sky In Caulfield Cup Betting

16 Oct, 2015

There has been more money for Snow Sky in 2015 Caulfield Cup betting and the connections of the talented galloper are confident that he is ready to run well in the Group 1 event at Caulfield on Saturday.

Damien Oliver will partner Snow Sky in the 2015 Caulfield Cup this weekend. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett…

Melbourne Cup No Certainty For Snow Sky

Melbourne Cup No Certainty For Snow Sky

22 Jun, 2015

European stayer Snow Sky is now no certainty to contest the 2015 Melbourne Cup after he recorded the biggest win of his racing career to date in the 2015 Hardwicke Stakes at Royal Ascot on Sunday morning.

Red Cadeaux (pictured) was one of a number of stayers beaten by Snow Sky in the 2015 edition …

St Nicholas Abbey Passes Away After Lengthy Health Battle

St Nicholas Abbey Passes Away After Lengthy Health Battle

15 Jan, 2014

Champion European entire St Nicholas Abbey has lost his lengthy battle with injury after being found to have inoperable colic overnight.

St Nicholas Abbey defeated Sea Moon to win the 2011 Breeders' Cup Turf in what was the biggest victory of his racing career. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

St Nicholas Abbey had his …

St Nicholas Abbey Making Progress After Colic Surgery

St Nicholas Abbey Making Progress After Colic Surgery

29 Jul, 2013

Six-time Group 1 winner St Nicholas Abbey is making progress after having colic surgery yesterday.

St Nicholas Abbey was recovering from a career-ending pastern injury, which occurred during trackwork last Tuesday, when he suffered a very bad bout of colic that forced the brave horse to undergo another operation.

The worst was feared, once again, …

St Nicholas Abbey Suffers Career Ending Injury

St Nicholas Abbey Suffers Career Ending Injury

24 Jul, 2013

The racing career of champion European galloper St Nicholas Abbey is over after the six-time Group 1 winner suffered a life-threatening injury at trackwork in Ireland last night.

The Montjeu entire was preparing for the Group 1 King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2414m), which is set to run at Ascot on Saturday, when …