News About: W.J. Adams Stakes

No Autumn For Lord Of The Sky

No Autumn For Lord Of The Sky

17 Nov, 2015

Trainer Robbie Laing has confirmed that Lord Of The Sky will miss the 2016 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival due to the tendon injury that he suffered during his early spring campaign.

Lord Of The Sky will not be seen at the races during the Autumn Racing Carnival. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

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Shamal Wind Continues Royal Ascot Build-up In Barrier Trial

Shamal Wind Continues Royal Ascot Build-up In Barrier Trial

11 May, 2015

Talented sprinter Shamal Wind impressed trainer Robert Smerdon with her performance in a barrier trial at Cranbourne this morning as she continues to build towards a trip to the England for the 2015 King’s Stand Stakes at Royal Ascot in June.

Shamal Wind stormed home late to record an impressive victory in the 2015 Oakleigh …

Shamal Wind On Track For King’s Stand Stakes Trip

Shamal Wind On Track For King’s Stand Stakes Trip

17 Apr, 2015

Shamal Wind will make the trip to England for the 2015 King’s Stand Stakes during the Royal Ascot meeting and trainer Robert Smerdon is happy with the progress that the mare is making ahead of what will be the final race start of her career.

Shamal Wind will represent Australia in the 2015 King’s Stand …

2015 Oakleigh Plate Tips: Lord Of The Sky The Value

2015 Oakleigh Plate Tips: Lord Of The Sky The Value

27 Feb, 2015

Racing analyst Daniel O’Sullivan has Earthquake on top of his 2015 Oakleigh Plate tips, but he believes that enigmatic sprinter Lord Of The Sky represents the best value in betting markets for the Group 1 event.

Lord Of The Sky will make his long-awaited Group 1 debut in the 2015 Oakleigh Plate. Photo by: Race …

Moment of change out for the Autumn Carnival

Moment of change out for the Autumn Carnival

2 Feb, 2015

Three times Group 1 winner Moment Of Change won’t get a chance to defend his C.F. Orr Stakes crown and is out for the remainder of the Melbourne Autumn Carnival after suffering a colic attack on Sunday morning.

Moment Of Change will miss the Melbourne Autumn Carnival after suffering a colic attack. Photo by Race …

Minor Ailment Will Not Ruin Autumn for The Quarterback

Minor Ailment Will Not Ruin Autumn for The Quarterback

27 Jan, 2015

Trainer Robbie Griffiths is confident a minor internal bleed suffered during the running of Monday’s Listed W.J. Adams Stakes (1000m) at Sandown will not affect The Quarterback’s overall campaign through the Autumn Racing Carnival.

The Quaterback suffered mild internal bleeding during the Listed W.J. Adams Stakes on Monday. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell

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The Quarterback to be tested for Newmarket Handicap in W.J. Adams Stakes

The Quarterback to be tested for Newmarket Handicap in W.J. Adams Stakes

21 Jan, 2015

In-form sprinter The Quarterback will be one step closer to earning a place in the Newmarket Handicap if he wins the Listed $120,000 W.J. Adams Stakes (1000m) at Sandown on Monday.

A win for The Quarterback in the W.J. Adams Stakes could see him earn a place in the Newmarket Handicap at Flemington. Photo by …

Lord Of The Sky In Doveton Stakes Nominations

Lord Of The Sky In Doveton Stakes Nominations

1 Dec, 2014

Promising sprinter Lord Of The Sky has been included in the nominations for the 2014 Doveton Stakes that will be held at Sandown on Saturday.

Lord Of The Sky has been included in the nominations for the 2014 Doveton Stakes at Caulfield this weekend. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Lord Of The Sky has …

Shamal Wind Ready To Fire First-Up In Carlyon Stakes

Shamal Wind Ready To Fire First-Up In Carlyon Stakes

20 Aug, 2014

Shamal Wind has recorded four wins from four first-up starts and trainer Robert Smerdon is confident that she can maintain her unbeaten first-up record in the Listed Carlyon Stakes (1000m) at Moonee Valley on Saturday.

Shamal Wind will defend her unbeaten first-up record in the Carlyon Stakes at Moonee Valley on Saturday. Photo by: Race …

Laing to change tactics with Lord Of The Sky at Moonee Valley

Laing to change tactics with Lord Of The Sky at Moonee Valley

28 Jul, 2014

Trainer Robbie Laing will change tactics with Lord Of The Sky if he decides to back up the three year old this week at Moonee Valley following his shock defeat in the Group 3 $150,000 Slickpix Bletchingly Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield last Saturday.

Trainer Robbie Laing is considering backing up Lord Of The Sky at …