News About: Norman Robinson Stakes

2015 Caulfield Classic Nominations Packed With Talent

2015 Caulfield Classic Nominations Packed With Talent

4 Aug, 2015

The 2015 Caulfield Classic nominations have been released and 565 fillies, colts and geldings have been included in the nominations for the Group 3 event that will be held at Caulfield on October 17.

The inaugural edition of the Caulfield Classic was taken out by Fontein Ruby during the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival. Photo by: …

San Diego Could Head To Doncaster Mile

San Diego Could Head To Doncaster Mile

21 Feb, 2015

Trainer John O’Shea has revealed that San Diego could head to the 2015 Doncaster Mile at Royal Randwick on April 4 after he returned to racing with an outstanding victory in the Bosch Blue Handicap at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon.

San Diego could hardly have been more impressive in his return to racing at Rosehill …

San Diego Close To Return Following Barrier Trial Win

San Diego Close To Return Following Barrier Trial Win

27 Jan, 2015

San Diego has not been seen at the races for almost 12 months, but he moved one step closer to a return by taking out a barrier trial at Warwick Farm this morning.

San Diego (inside) finished a close second behind Polanski in the 2013 edition of the Norman Robinson Stakes. Photo by: Race Horse …

Horror barrier to test Hvasstan in Ballarat Cup

Horror barrier to test Hvasstan in Ballarat Cup

21 Nov, 2014

Trainer Peter Gelagotis admits that Hvasstan has a tough task ahead after drawing the outside barrier in the Listed $200,000 Sportsbet.com.au Ballarat Cup (2200m) at Ballarat on Saturday.

Hvasstan has a tough task ahead from the outside barrier in the Ballarat Cup. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Hvasstan was handed gate nineteen in the …

Smerdon Fillies To Crown Oaks Following Caulfield Classic Win

Smerdon Fillies To Crown Oaks Following Caulfield Classic Win

18 Oct, 2014

The Robert Smerdon-trained duo of Fontein Ruby and Crafty will head to the 2014 Crown Oaks after finishing first and second in the 2014 Caulfield Classic at Caulfield this afternoon.

Fontein Ruby recorded a tough win in the 2014 Caulfield Classic this afternoon and will head to the Crown Oaks. Photo by: Race Horse Photos …

Bachman To Resume In Golden Rose

Bachman To Resume In Golden Rose

3 Sep, 2014

Trainer Gerald Ryan has confirmed that Bachman will return to the races in the 2014 Golden Rose Stakes at Rosehill Gardens on September 13.

Bachman scored an impressive win in The Schweppervescence during the 2014 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival. Photo by: Steve Hart

Bachman has not been seen at the races since he finished towards …

Huge numbers for 2014 Caulfield Classic nominations

Huge numbers for 2014 Caulfield Classic nominations

5 Aug, 2014

The inaugural running of the 2014 Caulfield Classic at Caulfield on October 18 will combine the two hundred and eight-one Caulfield Guineas nominations and the two hundred and five Thousand Guineas entries.

Ghibellines will be one of the main contenders for the Caulfield Classic. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Group 3 $750,000 Caulfield Classic over …

Polanski unlikely runner in C S Hayes Stakes

Polanski unlikely runner in C S Hayes Stakes

14 Feb, 2014

Trainer Robbie Laing will have to revert to Plan C if he is forced to scratch Polanski again in the Group 3 $150,000 C S Hayes Stakes (1400m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Polanski is unlikely runner in C S Hayes Stakes. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Polanski was due to kick off his Autumn …

Polanski Has The Speed To Win Autumn Stakes

Polanski Has The Speed To Win Autumn Stakes

7 Feb, 2014

Trainer Robbie Laing is confident that Polanski has the speed required to win the Group 3 Autumn Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield tomorrow.

Polanski will need to overcome the poor first-up record of Victoria Derby winners when he contests the Autumn Stakes at Caulfield this weekend. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Polanski was set for …

MRC Announces Significant Changes To Caulfield Cup Carnival

MRC Announces Significant Changes To Caulfield Cup Carnival

7 Feb, 2014

Additional prizemoney for the Caulfield Cup, the creation of a $1 million race known as the Caulfield Classic and the rescheduling of the Thousand Guineas were among the changes for the 2014 Caulfield Cup Carnival that were announced by the Melbourne Racing Club this morning.

The Group 1 Thousand Guineas, won by Guelph in 2013, …