News About: Phillip Stokes

Victoria Derby Next for Geelong Classic Winner Captain Duffy

Victoria Derby Next for Geelong Classic Winner Captain Duffy

19 Oct, 2016

South Australian raider Captain Duffy has posted a big upset this afternoon; winning the Group 3 Geelong Classic (2200m) and stamping himself as a legitimate Victoria Derby contender.

Captain Duffy produced a career-best performance to win the Group 3 Geelong Classic this afternoon. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Captain Duffy was sent off a $31 chance …

Thousand Guineas An Option For Edward Manifold Stakes Winner Serenely Discreet

Thousand Guineas An Option For Edward Manifold Stakes Winner Serenely Discreet

2 Oct, 2016

Serenely Discreet stormed home late to take out the 2016 Edward Manifold Stakes at Flemington this afternoon and she could back-up in the Thousand Guineas next weekend.

Serenely Discreet finished over the top of her rivals to take out the Edward Manifold Stakes. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Serenely Discreet had no luck whatsoever last …

Penny Edition field to be too slick for Signoff

Penny Edition field to be too slick for Signoff

19 Aug, 2016

Premiership winning trainer Darren Weir expects the field for the Listed $100,000 Penny Edition Stakes (1400m) at Morphettville Parks on Saturday will be too slick for his Melbourne Cup hopeful Signoff.

Signoff, above, is set to resume in the Penny Edition Stakes at Morphettville Parks. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Signoff will be having …

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 …

Darley Classic the Spring Target for Hucklebuck

Darley Classic the Spring Target for Hucklebuck

20 Jul, 2016

Leading South Australian trainer Phillip Stokes has revealed that Hucklebuck will be kept to light duties upon resuming in spring; culminating in an appearance in the Group 1 Darley Classic (1200m) at Flemington in November.

The Group 1 Darley Classic will figure as the major Spring Carnival target for Hucklebuck. Photo: Sarah Ebbett

A Group …

Taj Rossi Series Final Confirmed for Captain Duffy

Taj Rossi Series Final Confirmed for Captain Duffy

5 Jul, 2016

Leading South Australian trainer Phillip Stokes has confirmed two-year-old Captain Duffy will be tested over a mile and at black type conditions for the first time in Saturday’s Listed Taj Rossi Series Final (1600m) at Flemington.

Captain Duffy (inside) will line up for Saturday’s 2016 Taj Rossi Series Final at Flemington. Photo: Jenny Barnes

Captain …

Runway Star earns a chance to tackle G1 Tatts Tiara

Runway Star earns a chance to tackle G1 Tatts Tiara

25 May, 2016

Last Saturday’s Morphettville winner Runway Star is a good chance of heading to Queensland to take on Group 1 company in the $500,000 Sky Racing Tattersall’s Club Tiara (1400m) at Eagle Farm on June 25.

Runway Star, above, is likey to head to Queensland for the Tattersall’s Club Tiara at Eagle Farm. Photo by Adrienne …

Viddora meets Miss Gunpowder 1kg better in Redelva Stakes

Viddora meets Miss Gunpowder 1kg better in Redelva Stakes

22 Apr, 2016

Last start winner Viddora will meet Miss Gunpowder 1kg better for betting her when they clash again in the Listed $100,000 Projection Graphics Redelva Stakes (1100m) at Morphettville  on Saturday.

VIddora, above, will meet Miss Gunpowder better at the weights when they clash in the Redelva Stakes at Morphettville. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

The Lloyd …

Miss Gunpowder ready to explode in Redelva Stakes

Miss Gunpowder ready to explode in Redelva Stakes

22 Apr, 2016

Classy filly Miss Gunpowder is ready to explode when she lines up in the Listed $100,000 Projection Graphics Redelva Stakes (1100m) at Morphettville on Saturday.

Miss Gunpowder will be hard to beat in the Redelva Stakes at Morphettville. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Miss Gunpowder will be having her second run back from a spell …

Nostradamus to Improve in RN Irwin Stakes

Nostradamus to Improve in RN Irwin Stakes

21 Apr, 2016

Trainer Phillip Stokes is confident latest stable acquisition Nostradamus will carry improvement into Saturday’s Group 3 RN Irwin Stakes (1100m) at Morphettville Racecourse.

Nostradamus will have his second start for Phillip Stokes in Saturday’s RN Irwin Stakes at Morphettville. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

Nostradamus began his racing career under the guidance of Team Hawkes …