News About: Yankee Rose

Cox Plate or Caulfield Cup Spring options for Yankee Rose

Cox Plate or Caulfield Cup Spring options for Yankee Rose

14 Jun, 2017

Trainer David Vandyke will wait until well into Yankee Rose’s 2017 Spring Carnival campaign before deciding if she will tackle the Cox Plate or the Caulfield Cup.

Yankee Rose, above, will have the option of running in either the Cox Plate or the Caulfield Cup during the 2017 Spring Carnival. Photo by Steve Hart.

Vandyke …

Yankee Rose to resume in Memsie Stakes

Yankee Rose to resume in Memsie Stakes

14 Jun, 2017

Group 1 winning filly Yankee Rose will kick off the new racing season as a four year old mare in the Group 1 $1m Memsie Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on September 2.

Yankee Rose, above, will resume in the Spring in the Memsie Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Steve Hart.

Yankee Rose was a Group …

Cox Plate number 3 is Winx’s next major goal

Cox Plate number 3 is Winx’s next major goal

10 Apr, 2017

Trainer Chris Waller has put an overseas campaign for Winx on the back burner and will concentrate on winning a third Group 1 $3m Ladbrokes Cox Plate (2040m) at Moonee Valley during the 2017 Melbourne Spring Carnival with the super mare.

Queen Elizabeth Stakes winner Winx, above, will be set for a third Ladbrokes Cox …

Yankee Rose disqualified from Flight Stakes

Yankee Rose disqualified from Flight Stakes

20 Jan, 2017

Group 1 winning filly Yankee Rose has been disqualified from her second placing in the Group 1 $500,000 Sydney Airport Flight Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on October 1 after returning a positive swab.

Yankee Rose, above, has been disqualified from her second placing in the 2016 Flight Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

The …

Yankee Rose positive drug test for Flight Stakes 2nd

Yankee Rose positive drug test for Flight Stakes 2nd

16 Jan, 2017

Dual Group 1 winner Yankee Rose has returned a positive drug test resulting from her second in the Group 1 $500,000 Sydney Airport Flight Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on October 1.

Yankee Rose, above, has returned a positive drug test after running second in the Flight Stakes at Randwick during the 2016 Spring Carnival. Photo …

2016 Crown Oaks winner Lasqueti Spirit scores the upset of the Carnival

2016 Crown Oaks winner Lasqueti Spirit scores the upset of the Carnival

3 Nov, 2016

100-1 chance Lasqueti Spirit scored the upset of the Melbourne Cup Carnival with an all the way win in the Group 1 $1m Crown Oaks (2500m) at Flemington today.

Jockey Brenton Avdulla salutes the crowd as he lets Lasqueti Spirit roll to the line to win the Crown Oaks at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing …

2016 Crown Oaks Day Results: Lasqueti Spirit is the Crown Oaks Winner

2016 Crown Oaks Day Results: Lasqueti Spirit is the Crown Oaks Winner

3 Nov, 2016

2016 Crown Oaks Day boasts an exciting nine race card at Flemington Racecourse this afternoon, highlighted by the Group 1 staying test for three-year-old fillies.

Yankee Rose is a clear favourite to win the Group 1 Crown Oaks at Flemington this afternoon. Photo: Steve Hart

It is a fine day in the great Melbourne metropolitan …

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 …

Smart As You Think Primed for Crown Oaks

Smart As You Think Primed for Crown Oaks

3 Nov, 2016

Trainer John McArdle is pleased with the condition of Smart As You Think ahead of her run in the Group 1 Crown Oaks (2500m) at Flemington this afternoon.

Trainer John McArdle has respect for horses like Moqueen (pictured) in this afternoon’s Crown Oaks. Photo: Steve Hart

Smart As You Think has produced a number of …

Yankee Rose no certainty to run out 2500m of Crown Oaks

Yankee Rose no certainty to run out 2500m of Crown Oaks

3 Nov, 2016

Dual Group 1 winner Yankee Rose might be an odds favourite to win the Group 1 $1m Crown Oaks but trainer David Vandyke is not certain that the filly will run out a strong 2500m at Flemington today.

Yankee Rose, above, is an odds on favourite to win the Crown Oaks at Flemington. Photo by …