News About: Morphettville

Rocket Tommy Won’t Launch Off in The Goodwood

Rocket Tommy Won’t Launch Off in The Goodwood

21 Apr, 2017

Echuca-based trainer Gwenda Johnstone has confirmed she won’t be heading to Adelaide for the Group 1 The Goodwood next month with her flying sprinter Rocket Tommy even if he wins in Melbourne on Saturday.

Jockey Jarrod Fry (pictured on Taylah’s Secret) is likely to go forward on in-form sprinter Rocket Tommy in Saturday’s Bel Esprit …

Savvy Dreams Ready for 2017 Australasian Oaks Trial

Savvy Dreams Ready for 2017 Australasian Oaks Trial

21 Apr, 2017

Pre-post favourite for next month’s Australasian Oaks 2017 in Adelaide, Savvy Nature is on track for her down under debut in the traditional lead-up at Morphettville Racecourse this weekend.

Australasian Oaks hope Savvy Nature has form around ATC Oaks champion Bonneval (pictured). Photo: Steve Hart.

Prepared at Hastings across the Tasman by Guy Lowry & …

2017 The Goodwood Option for O’Malley

2017 The Goodwood Option for O’Malley

20 Apr, 2017

A trip to Adelaide next month for a shot at the Group 1 The Goodwood could be on the agenda for Enver Jusufovic’s lightly-raced six-year-old O’Malley if things go right in Melbourne on the weekend.

Injury-prone sprinter O’Malley could be The Goodwood 2017 bound in May if he performs well in the Bel Esprit Stakes …

Wide Alley for Australasian Oaks Lead-Up Not So Smart

Wide Alley for Australasian Oaks Lead-Up Not So Smart

20 Apr, 2017

Smart As You Think will have to dig deep to produce a winning run at Morphettville Racecourse on Saturday with the John McArdle-trained filly drawn out wide for her Australasian Oaks lead-up.

Jockey Jason Benbow (pictured on Planet Voyage at Caulfield) rides Australasian Oaks hope Smart As You Think in Adelaide this Saturday. Photo: Race …

The Goodwood 2017 Out of Malibu Style’s Depth

The Goodwood 2017 Out of Malibu Style’s Depth

19 Apr, 2017

A good performance in Caulfield’s $120,000 Listed Bel Esprit Stakes (1100m) this weekend could see Perth raider Malibu Style head to Adelaide, but trainer Neville Parnham believes The Goodwood will be out of his horse’s depth.

Jockey Steven Parnham (pictured aboard Playing God) rides Malibu Style at Caulfield in Saturday’s Bel Esprit Stakes. Photo: Taron …

2017 Adelaide Cup Day Results: Annus Mirabilis Wins the Group 1

2017 Adelaide Cup Day Results: Annus Mirabilis Wins the Group 1

13 Mar, 2017

Adelaide Cup Day 2017 Results will be available live all afternoon right here at HorseRacing.com.au as we celebrate the popular Morphettville Racecourse meet headlined by the two-mile $400,000 Group 2 Adelaide Cup (3200m).

2017 Adelaide Cup winner Annus Mirabilis is onto the Sydney Cup in April during ‘The Championships’. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

Morphettville racing kicks …

Daytona Grey Ready for Spring Stakes

Daytona Grey Ready for Spring Stakes

5 Aug, 2016

Trainer Leon Macdonald will saddle two runners in the Group 3 Spring Stakes (1200m) on Saturday, but believes that veteran Daytona Grey is likely to figure as his best chance of winning the feature at Morphettville Racecourse.

Daytona Grey is in good condition ahead of Saturday’s Spring Stakes at Morphettville. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia…

Cocoa Doll A Chance in Lightning Stakes

Cocoa Doll A Chance in Lightning Stakes

29 Jul, 2016

Trainer Phillip Stokes is confident that three-year-old Cocoa Doll was be right in the finish of the Lightning Stakes (1050m), should the talented filly receive luck in running at Morphettville Racecourse on Saturday.

Trainer Phillip Stokes is pleased with Cocoa Doll ahead of Saturday’s Lightning Stakes at Morphettville. Photo: Sarah Ebbett

Cocoa Doll has returned …

Power Trip Ready for Lightning Stakes

Power Trip Ready for Lightning Stakes

19 Jul, 2016

Trainer John McArdle is pleased with the condition of two-year-old Power Trip ahead of his tilt at a return to black type winning form in the Group 3 Lightning Stakes (1000m) at Morphettville on Saturday week.

Power Trip will resume in the Group 3 Lightning Stakes at Morphettville on Saturday week. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos…

Myer Classic the Target for Silent Sedition

Myer Classic the Target for Silent Sedition

15 Jul, 2016

Trainer Andrew Noblett has revealed the Group 1 Myer Classic (1600m) at Flemington on Derby Day will figure as the major target for stable star, when she returns to racing in the 2016 Spring Carnival.

Silent Sedition (outside) will be set for the Group 1 Myer Classic upon resuming in spring. Photo: Jenny Barnes

Silent …