News About: Zydeco

Commanding Jewel To Resume In Carlyon Stakes

Commanding Jewel To Resume In Carlyon Stakes

19 Aug, 2013

Exciting mare Commanding Jewel is set to return to the races in the Listed Carlyon Stakes (1000m) at Moonee Valley on Saturday.

Commanding Jewel will begin her 2013 Spring Racing Carnival campaign in the Carlyon Stakes at Moonee Valley on Saturday. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

The four-year-old was one of twenty horses nominated …

Zydeco to miss Caulfield Cup

Zydeco to miss Caulfield Cup

23 Jul, 2013

Trainer Anthony Freedman has been forced to send Zydeco back to the paddock and a start in the Group 1 $2.65m BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m) at Caulfield on October 19 is now an unrealistic target.

Zydeco winning the Wakeful Stakes at Flemington, Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Freedman had pencilled in the Caulfield Cup …

Cassidy lucky to win fifth Crown Oaks

Cassidy lucky to win fifth Crown Oaks

8 Nov, 2012

Veteran jockey Jim Cassidy was lucky to have won his fifth Crown Oaks on Dear Demi at Flemington today after owner John Singleton wanted to replace him earlier in the week.

Dear Demi give veteran jockey Jim Cassidy his fifth Crown Oaks victory. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Singleton was disgusted with Cassidy’s ride …

Oaks History on Wakeful Winner Zydeco’s Side

Oaks History on Wakeful Winner Zydeco’s Side

7 Nov, 2012

When Zydeco stormed down the outside to claim a two-length victory in the Group 2 Wakeful Stakes (2000m) on Saturday she announced herself as the one to beat in Thursday’s Group 1 Crown Oaks (2500m) at Flemington.

Zydeco has history on her side heading into the Oaks. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Now, not …

Crown Oaks On The Agenda For Wakeful Stakes Winner Zydeco

Crown Oaks On The Agenda For Wakeful Stakes Winner Zydeco

3 Nov, 2012

Zydeco will have propelled herself into Crown Oaks favouritism with her Group 2 Wakeful Stakes win at Flemington today.

Zydeco is the Crown Oaks favourite after winning the Wakeful Stakes on Derby Day. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

The three-year-old filly showed her true class and ability to win the race by two lengths …