News About: Wakeful Stakes

2016 Crown Oaks: Eleonora bred to get the distance

2016 Crown Oaks: Eleonora bred to get the distance

3 Nov, 2016

Kiwi filly Eleonora will have no trouble getting the distance in the Group 1 $1m Crown Oaks over 2500m at Flemington today with stout staying blood on both sides of her pedigree.

Eleonora, above, has the pedigree to run out a strong 2500m in the Crown Oaks at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Eleonora’s …

Tiamo Grace To Crown Oaks After Wakeful Stakes Win

Tiamo Grace To Crown Oaks After Wakeful Stakes Win

29 Oct, 2016

Tiamo Grace is set to progress to the 2016 Crown Oaks after she recorded an impressive victory in the 2016 Wakeful Stakes at Flemington this afternoon.

Tiamo Grace was very strong to the line in the 2016 Wakeful Stakes at Flemington this afternoon. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Damian Lane was caught wide on Tiamo …

2016 Victoria Derby Results: Prized Icon Wins

2016 Victoria Derby Results: Prized Icon Wins

28 Oct, 2016

Victoria Derby Day is arguably the highlight of the Spring Racing Carnival and we are set for an outstanding afternoon of racing at Flemington this weekend.

Extreme Choice is one of a host of talented horses that are set to run on Victoria Derby Day. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

There are nine stunning races …

Ambience draws horror barrier in 2016 Queensland Oaks

Ambience draws horror barrier in 2016 Queensland Oaks

1 Jun, 2016

One time favourite Ambience has been handed a horror barrier for the Group 1 $500,000 Treasury Casino & Hotel Queensland Oaks (2400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Ambience has drawn horror gate in the Queensland Oaks at Eagle Farm. Photo by Steve Hart.

Ambience came up with gate twenty-one in the original draw of eighteen …

Ambience heads the field in The Roses

Ambience heads the field in The Roses

18 May, 2016

Australian Oaks runner up Ambience heads the field for the Group 2 $175,000 Magic Millions The Roses (2000m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Ambience, above, has drawn barrier four in The Roses at Doomben. Photo by Steve Hart.

Ambience will be having her first run back since finishing second to Kiwi filly Sofia Rosa in the …

2016 Queensland Derby nominations includes local hope Cylinder Beach

2016 Queensland Derby nominations includes local hope Cylinder Beach

5 May, 2016

Local three year old Cylinder Beach is among the one hundred and seven nominations for the 2016 Group 1 $600,000 Channel Seven Queensland Derby (2400m) to be run at Eagle Farm on June 11.

Cylinder Beach, maroon and gold colours above, is among the nominations for the Queensland Derby at Eagle Farm. Photo by Daniel …

Ambience longshot chance in Australian Oaks

Ambience longshot chance in Australian Oaks

7 Apr, 2016

Trainer John O’Shea is giving Crown Oaks placegetter Ambience a longshot chance to win the Group 1 $1m James Boag’s Premium Australian Oaks (2400m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Ambience is one of the outsiders of the field in the Australian Oaks at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart

Ambience is rated as one of the outsiders …

Track conditions a query for Crown Oaks fancy Sacred Eye

Track conditions a query for Crown Oaks fancy Sacred Eye

4 Nov, 2015

Lindsay Park trainer David Hayes is unsure if his emerging staying filly Sacred Eye will handle the wet conditions if the predicted rain arrives before the running of the Group 1 $1m Crown Oaks (2500m) at Flemington on Thursday.

Sacred Eye,above in purple, is one of the main chances in the Crown Oaks at Flemington. …

Jameka and Sacred Eye share favouritism in Crown Oaks

Jameka and Sacred Eye share favouritism in Crown Oaks

4 Nov, 2015

Last start winning fillies Jameka and Sacred Eye are sharing favouritism for the Group 1 $1m Crown Oaks (2500m) at Flemington on Thursday.

Ladbrokes Caulfield Classic winner Sacred Eye is equal favourite for the Crown Oaks at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Jameka and Sacred Eye are both marked at $3.80 with Ladbrokes.com.au in …

Ambience draws wide barrier in Crown Oaks

Ambience draws wide barrier in Crown Oaks

2 Nov, 2015

Jockey James McDonald will be looking to get some early cover on Ambience after the filly drew a wide barrier in the Group 1 $1m Crown Oaks (2500m) at Flemington on Thursday.

Ambience is backing up in the Crown Oaks after winning the Wakeful Stakes at Flemington last Saturday. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

McDonald …