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Conditions Suggest Lucia Valentina Could be Cox Plate Winner

Conditions Suggest Lucia Valentina Could be Cox Plate Winner

22 Oct, 2016

Weather conditions in the greater Melbourne metropolitan region through the last 24 hours have undoubtedly strengthened Lucia Valentina’s chances of being crowned the 2016 Cox Plate winner at Moonee Valley in just over half an hour.

Lucia Valentina will leave from barrier 9 in the Cox Plate this afternoon. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

A noted …

Dual Group 1 Winning Mare Suavito Retired

Dual Group 1 Winning Mare Suavito Retired

13 Sep, 2016

After a mediocre start to the spring connections of the Nigel Blackiston-trained dual Group 1 winning mare Suavito have pulled the pin on her racing career with the daughter of Thorn Park stud-bound.

Dual Group 1 winner Suavito has been retired to serve as a broodmare in New Zealand. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The six-year-old …

Lucia Valentina in Good Order Ahead of Hong Kong Cup

Lucia Valentina in Good Order Ahead of Hong Kong Cup

1 Dec, 2015

Trainer Kris Lees has been pleased with the condition of Lucia Valentina since her win in the Group 2 Matriarch Stakes at Flemington, and is confident she will be competitive in the 2015 Hong Kong Cup (2000m) at Sha Tin on December 9th.

Lucia Valentina has arrived in Hong Kong in good order. …

Lucia Valentina Secures Place In Hong Kong Cup Field

Lucia Valentina Secures Place In Hong Kong Cup Field

21 Nov, 2015

Trainer Kris Lees has confirmed that Lucia Valentina has been invited to contest the 2015 Hong Kong Cup at Sha Tin on December 13 and will make the trip to Hong in just over a week.

Lucia Valentina is set to take on some of the best horses in the world in the 2015 Hong …

Lucia Valentina Over The Odds In Caulfield Cup Betting

Lucia Valentina Over The Odds In Caulfield Cup Betting

13 Oct, 2015

Lucia Valentina is currently available at $26 in 2015 Caulfield Cup betting markets, but trainer Kris Lees is happy with the talented mare ahead of the Group 1 event at Caulfield on Saturday.

Lucia Valentina is set to contest the Caulfield Cup for the second year in a row after finishing third behind Admire Rakti …

Pasadena Girl Still On Top Of Thousand Guineas Betting

Pasadena Girl Still On Top Of Thousand Guineas Betting

9 Oct, 2015

Pasadena Girl is currently available at 2015 Thousand Guineas odds of $4.40 and she remains a narrow favourite in betting for the Group 1 event that will be held at Caulfield tomorrow.

Pasadena Girl and Hugh Bowman are set to reunite in the 2015 Thousand Guineas at Caulfield on Saturday. Photo by: Steve Hart

Pasadena …

Legendary Stallion Zabeel Passes Away

Legendary Stallion Zabeel Passes Away

26 Sep, 2015

Legendary stallion Zabeel passed away at Cambridge Stud in New Zealand overnight at 29 years of age.

Preferment delivered Zabeel his 144th Group 1 victory as a stallion in the 2014 Victoria Derby. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett

Zabeel was a very talented horse on the racetrack and he won the 1990 edition of the Group …

Deadly Shadow to Produce Competitive Effort in Pin & Win Stakes

Deadly Shadow to Produce Competitive Effort in Pin & Win Stakes

8 Sep, 2015

Deadly Shadow has been included amongst a particularly talented list of nominations for Saturday’s Pin & Win Stakes (1400m) at Flemington, and trainer Bryce Heys is hopeful the colt can produce a competitive effort in the Listed race for three-year-olds.

Craig Williams will take the ride on Deadly Shadow in the 2015 Pin & Win …

Lucia Valentina A Stronger Horse Ahead Of Tramway Handicap Return

Lucia Valentina A Stronger Horse Ahead Of Tramway Handicap Return

19 Aug, 2015

Lucia Valentina is set to return to the races in the 2015 Tramway Handicap and trainer Kris Lees is confident that racegoers will see a much stronger mare in the Group 2 event at Royal Randwick on September 5.

Lucia Valentina will return to the races in the 2015 Tramway Stakes at Royal Randwick on …

Pasadena Girl’s Champagne Stakes Odds Continue To Shorten

Pasadena Girl’s Champagne Stakes Odds Continue To Shorten

17 Apr, 2015

Pasadena Girl has been backed into 2015 Champagne Stakes odds of $2.80 and is set to start the Group 1 event at Royal Randwick tomorrow as a clear favourite.

Pasadena Girl has the chance to record a maiden win at Group 1 level in the 2015 Champagne Stakes at Royal Randwick tomorrow. Photo by: Adrienne …