Tag: 'Champagne Stakes'

Unusual Countess

Unusual Countess to push sire in the limelight

Marton trainer Fraser Auret is pleased with the condition of promising filly Unusual Countess as she heads into Saturday’s Listed The O’Learys Fillies Stakes 3YO...

Henderson juvenile Hong Kong bound

Stakes-winning two-year-old Atullibigeal has been sold and will continue his career in Hong Kong. Prepared by Te Awamutu horseman Carl Henderson, the son of Street...

Atullibigeal gains measure of revenge in Futurity Stakes

Strapping two-year-old Atullibigeal gained revenge on his last start conqueror when he strode clear in the closing stages to take out the Listed Mainland Auckland...
Lady Maroal

Juvenile continues to spark fresh-new partnership

A trainer-owner combination in its infancy will look to continue a roaring start when Lady Maroal contests the Listed Mainland Auckland Futurity Stakes (1400m) at...
Unusual Countess

Auspicious day for Auret family

Several days have passed since recording a black-type double at Riccarton, but Nigel Auret is still lost for words when asked about the achievement. His...
Art De Triomphe

Home stakes targets for Carston pair

Riccarton trainer Andrew Carston will have a couple of stakes candidates at his home track this weekend. Promising juvenile Art De Triomphe will have her...

Tiley takes stakes double at Ellerslie

Pukekohe trainer Nigel Tiley enjoyed a red-letter day at Ellerslie on Saturday, taking out two of the three feature races on offer with two-year-old Lady...
Daily tips and best bets for Randwick

Today’s horse racing tips & best bets | April 24, 2021

Racing around the country is headline by the two Group 1’s being run and won at Randwick this afternoon. The Champagne Stakes and All Aged...

2021 Champagne Stakes betting tips & top odds | Randwick R6

The 2021 Champagne Stakes is being held at Royal Randwick on Saturday, April 24. See HorseBetting's top betting strategy and the best odds available.
Joy Alone

Queensland campaign in the offing for exciting three-year-olds

Andrew Forsman has only just returned to New Zealand after overseeing the final preparations of his team competing in The Championships in Sydney, but he...

Henderson hoping to pop some bubbles at Ellerslie

Carl Henderson is full of excitement heading into the Listed Staphanos By Deep Impact Champagne Stakes (1600m) at Ellerslie on Saturday. The Te Awamutu trainer...
Gin Martini

Sargent hoping to toast Group One success at Randwick

Promising filly Gin Martini was purchased at Karaka as an Oaks prospect, but she has quickly found herself tackling elite-level targets as a juvenile. The...

Punt Drunk : FU Monday mornings edition

Good morning punters, boy where did that weekend ago?! Didn’t it feel like Friday was just smacking us in the face and now our 5am...

Champagne back-up on the radar for Converge

Tulloch Lodge will give serious consideration to chasing a Group 1 target with Listed winner Converge.
Wayne's World

Punt Drunk: It’s Wayne’s world and we’re just living in it

Punt Drunk takes a glance at some of the major stories in horse racing today, including Wayne Hawkes' scathing assessment of Kerrin McEvoy's ride on...

Hit and run Sydney raid for Bavella

The Cambridge Stud colours of Brendan and Jo Lindsay will be in full force on Saturday in Sydney through top-class mare Probabeel in the Group...

McDonald celebrates milestone on Anamoe

Anamoe has destroyed his Sires’ Produce Stakes rivals to land an overdue G1 win.

Henderson has high hopes for Atullibigeal

Although he playfully describes the talented two-year-old with the hard to pronounce name as “a bit of a clown”, trainer Carl Henderson knows he has...

Saif puts Rosehill rivals to the sword

Hawkes Racing has taken out the opening race on Tancred Stakes day at Rosehill, claiming the Schweppervescence with Saif.
Okay Pal

Pitman team hitting its straps ahead of lucrative Easter period

The local stable of Michael and Matthew Pitman flexed its muscles at Riccarton on Saturday, winning the first four events on the nine-race card, providing...
Daily Bugle

Sydney calling for Daily Bugle after Mornington win

Daily Bugle is set to be given the chance at interstate Group 1 assignments after his victory in the Cleanaway Sustainability Sires (1500m) at Mornington...
King's Legacy

Coolmore announce retirement of King’s Legacy

High-class colt King’s Legacy has been retired and will join Coolmore Stud’s stallion roster this spring. A half-brother to leading sire Not A Single Doubt,...

First Aus Winner For US Triple Crown Hero

Exciting stallion American Pharaoh has produced his first Australian winner with impressive colt Head Of State breaking through at Warwick Farm.

Caulfield Guineas the aim for Glenfiddich

Champagne Stakes runner-up Glenfiddich will be spelled with trainer Robbie Griffiths eyeing spring riches including the Group One Caulfield Guineas.
King's Legacy

King’s Legacy wins Group 1 Champagne Stakes

King's Legacy has won the Group One Champagne Stakes, the final leg of Sydney's autumn triple crown for two-year-olds.