Tag: 'Champagne Stakes'

Rionach

Rionach too strong on debut at Avondale

Debutant two-year-old filly Rionach showed she had inherited the family ability when she produced a powerful home straight surge to claim victory at Avondale on...
Rising Storm

Rising Storm provides tonic for Bishara

Despite feeling completely drained of energy after his day at the races at Pukekohe on Saturday, Nick Bishara had a broad smile on his face...
Defiant

Defiant victory confirms stakes target for promising juvenile

Promising juvenile Defiant overcame several unsettling incidents prior to the start of the NZB Insurance Pearl Series (1100m) race at Riccarton on Saturday to register...
Sharp ‘N’ Smart

Sharp performance snares stakes victory for smart juvenile

Two-year-old galloper Sharp ‘N’ Smart put his best foot forward at Pukekohe when he dashed home late in the piece to capture the Listed Staphanos...
Saint Bathans

Trainers looking to 3YO to bounce back to best

Saint Bathans will attempt to bounce back to winning ways at Pukekohe on Saturday following an indifferent display at his most recent appearance. The son...
Hoard The Bourbon

Colt out to further Derby claims

Hoard The Bourbon will have a chance to collect further travelling expenses for a planned trip to Brisbane when his staying qualities are put to...

She’s Extreme denies Fireburn of the Triple Crown in Champagne upset

The Anthony Cummings-trained She's Extreme has led throughout the Group 1 Champagne Stakes, denying Fireburn of the Triple Crown for two-year-olds.

Today’s horse racing tips & best bets | April 16, 2022

15 horse racing meetings are scheduled around Australia today. See the top tips, best odds and quaddie selections for free here at Horsebetting.com.au for Saturday,...

Can Kerrin McEvoy and Williamsburg upset Fireburn’s triple crown?

Star jockeys Kerrin McEvoy and Tommy Berry agree – it’s going to be next to impossible to beat Fireburn in the $500,000 Moet & Chandon...

Punt Drunk: Burn or Burst?

We are pretty excited for the weekend here at Punt Drunk this morning, as exciting filly Fireburn looks to rewrite the history books. No filly...

Avdulla hopeful Fireburn can be first filly since Burst to win Triple Crown

Star jockey Brenton Avdulla has such a high opinion of Fireburn going into the Group 1 $500,000 Moet & Chandon Champagne Stakes (1600m) at Randwick...
Randwick racing preview

All Aged Stakes Day betting tips & quaddie | Royal Randwick, 16/4

Two Group 1 races headline a 10-race program on Saturday at Randwick Racecourse, with two-year-old filly Fireburn attempting to rewrite history in the Champagne Stakes,...

2022 Champagne Stakes best bets & betting strategy | April 16

A field of just six two-year-olds will do battle in Saturday's Group 1 Champagne Stakes over the mile at Royal Randwick. History looks set to...
Fireburn Golden Slipper

Just six rivals for Fireburn in Champagne Stakes

Fireburn will be looking to become the first filly in 30 years to win the Golden Slipper, ATC Sires' Produce Stakes and Champagne Stakes treble,...

Group 1 Champagne likely for Williamsburg after Fernhill Mile win

The opening event of Day 2 of The Championships at Randwick has gone the way of Williamsburg who looks set to go around in the...
Foujita San wins at Sandown

Foujita San shows Group potential with maiden romp

Jye McNeil said Foujita San gave him a "really nice feel" after a dominant 5.75-length at Sandown on Wednesday. The two-year-old colt by Maurice could...
Wolverine

Champagne clash with Fireburn beckons for Wolverine

Gifted filly Wolverine is in the mix to cross the Tasman in a bid to gate crash Fireburn’s party in the final leg of Sydney’s...
Defiant

Stakes assignment beckons for Kennedy and Furlong duo

Stablemates Defiant and Kikimora set themselves up for a return clash in stakes company later in the season after the pair provided a popular quinella...
Turf War

War Decree off the mark with smart Wingatui winner

Two-year-old debutant Turf War showed plenty of courage as he held off all challenges to register the first victory for his sire War Decree when...
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...
Atullibigeal

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

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...