News About: Morphetville

Moment Of Change Draws 6 for Goodwood

Moment Of Change Draws 6 for Goodwood

7 May, 2013

Moment Of Change’s grip on the Group 1 Goodwood (1200m) has become even stronger after the favourite drew barrier six for Saturday’s $500,000 sprint at Morphetville.

Moment Of Change is the clear Goodwood favourite. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The Peter Moody-trained sprinter is resuming from a brief freshen-up following a Canterbury Stakes failure …

Dream Begins with Shoreham in SA Derby

Dream Begins with Shoreham in SA Derby

1 May, 2013

Flemington trainer Saab Hasan is realistic enough to know that it is a long way from the first Saturday of May in Adelaide to the first Tuesday of November in Melbourne.

Shoreham is one of the favourites for the South Australian Derby. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia.

But he’s also ambitious enough to dream.…

Hvasstan Heads SA Derby Field

Hvasstan Heads SA Derby Field

30 Apr, 2013

Victorian colt Hvasstan will get his chance at Group 1 glory on Saturday when he travels to Adelaide to contest the South Australian Derby (2500m).

Hvasstan is one of the top South Australian Derby chances. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The Peter Gelagotis-trained galloper was a Group 2 winner in the Alister Clark Stakes …

Platelet Flies Home for Group 1 Robert Sangster Win

Platelet Flies Home for Group 1 Robert Sangster Win

27 Apr, 2013

Consistent mare Platelet has graduated to Group 1 company with a flashing win in the Robert Sangster Stakes (1200m) at Morphetville today.

Platelet could go onto the Group 1 Goodwood after winning the Robert Sangster Stakes. Photo by Jenny Barnes

Odds-on favourite Snitzerland led into the turn but was struggling at the 200m mark while …

Snitzerland Gets Plum Sangster Draw

Snitzerland Gets Plum Sangster Draw

23 Apr, 2013

Classy filly Snitzerland has received an early favour with a barrier five draw ahead of her attempt to claim a an elusive Group 1 win in the Robert Sangster Stakes (1200m) at Morphetville on Saturday.

Snitzerland has drawn barrier five the Robert Sangster Stakes. Photo by: Steve Hart.

The three-year-old heads into the fillies and …

Group 1 Awaits Snitzerland in Adelaide

Group 1 Awaits Snitzerland in Adelaide

18 Apr, 2013

Snitzerland heads nominations for the Robert Sangster Stakes. Photo by: Steve Hart.

Classy filly Snitzerland is poised to break through for her first win at Group 1 level in Saturday week’s $400,000 Robert Sangster Stakes (1200m) at Morphetville.

The three-year-old is the standout among 27 nominations for the Adelaide feature after opening her autumn campaign …

Adelaide Cup Could be too Hot for My Ex Mate

Adelaide Cup Could be too Hot for My Ex Mate

6 Mar, 2013

Predicted scorching weather for Monday’s Group 2 Adelaide Cup (3200m) presents a challenging task for local hope My Ex Mate.

The Adelaide gelding shot into contention for South Australia’s major staying race on Saturday when winning the Group 3 Lord Reims Stakes by 2 1/2 lengths in mild conditions.

But the start before in the …

Baster’s Loss is Avdulla’s Adelaide Cup Gain

Baster’s Loss is Avdulla’s Adelaide Cup Gain

6 Mar, 2013

Stephen Baster’s suspension has resulted in good news for Sydney jockey Brenton Avdulla who has picked up the key Adelaide Cup (3200m) ride on Lucky Angel.

Brenton Avdulla has picked up the ride on Lucky Angel (pictured) in the Adelaide Cup. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Baster failed in his appeal against a 12-meeting …

Heavy Adelaide Cup Challenge for Talent Show

Heavy Adelaide Cup Challenge for Talent Show

28 Feb, 2013

Perth Cup winner Talent Show is a confirmed starter for Monday week’s Group 2 Adelaide Cup (3200m) but she’ll line up with a hefty task in front of her.

The six-year-old mare will chase the rare cups double carrying 57kg, the fourth highest weight behind Titch (59kg), Shadows In the Sun (58.5kg) and Tuscan Fire …