Tag: 'Lightning Stakes'

Extremely Lucky comes from last to win Lightning Stakes

Todd Pannell racked up three winners for the day at Morphettville with a dazzling victory aboard Extremely Lucky in the Listed Lightning Stakes (1050m).

Plenty in-store for Extremely Lucky heading into Lightning Stakes

It’s not easy settling back in the field over a sprint distance before igniting the after-burners late in the race. But that is exactly what...
Swats That

Change of stable for star mare Swats That

Malua Lodge's Leon & Troy Corstens have on Friday announced that quality mare Swats That has been sold and subsequently transferred out of their stables,...

Profiteer ‘in great nick’ after Lightning Stakes mishap

Mick Price & Michael Kent Jr will be hoping they can turn their fortunes around with the speedy Profiteer in the Listed Fireball Stakes (1100m)...

Home Affairs edges out Nature Strip in Lightning Stakes classic

Chris Waller has trained the quinella in the Group 1 Lightning Stakes for a second year in a row, with three-year-old colt Home Affairs nosing...

Today’s horse racing tips & best bets | February 19, 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,...
Cliff Brown and Damien Lane will be hopeful the Inferno can win the Lightning Stakes

Brown hoping The Inferno can taste success in Lightning Stakes

Cliff Brown will be hoping his galloper, The Inferno, can deliver him Group 1 success in the Lightning Stakes (1000m) at Flemington on Saturday. A...
Flemington racing preview

Flemington racing tips & quaddie picks | Lightning Stakes Day

Horsebetting.com.au presents a race-by-race preview of the nine-race card scheduled for Black Caviar Lightning Stakes Day at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday afternoon.

2022 Lightning Stakes runner-by-runner preview & betting tips

The 2022 Group 1 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes is the feature event on Flemington's nine-race card on Saturday afternoon, and HorseBetting's James Herbert presents his...

Horse Racing History: Today in Racing 13th January

This day 13th January in horse racing news history From the extensive Horse Betting news archives we present the all the thoroughbred racing action in...
Esta La Roca

Kennewell in search of stakes spoils with Esta La Roca

It will be a homecoming of sorts for Lloyd Kennewell on Saturday when the Caulfield trainer tries to nab stakes success at his old stomping...
Morphettville racing tips

Morphettville tips, value bets & top odds | Saturday, July 31

HorseBetting's South Australian form analyst brings you his top tips, best value bets and quaddie numbers for the Morphettville meeting on Saturday, July 31, with...
Nature Strip

Nature Strip Back To Best With Dynamic Win

Melbourne's leading jockey Jamie Kah and champion sprinter Nature Strip have proven a perfect combination, racing away with the Black Caviar Lightning.

Owners, Public Locked Out Of Group One Day

The latest COVID-19 outbreak has again forced Victorian officials to close the doors to spectators, although racing will be allowed to continue.

Morton Hoping Star Perth Sprinter Is Elite

Twelve years after winning a Lightning Stakes with Scenic Blast, trainer Danny Morton is hoping to claim another with rising star Elite Street.

Waller Turns To Kah For His Equine Ferrari

Last year the Black Caviar Lightning was seen as a foregone conclusion for Nature Strip but he was the first horse beaten. He's back again...

Bivouac In Bid To Emulate Black Caviar

Brilliant four-year-old stallion Bivouac returns to his happy hunting ground of Flemington on Saturday when he takes on a superb Group One field.
Swats That

Team Corstens Take A Swat At Lightning

Trainer Troy Corstens says the performance of Swats That in the Black Caviar Lightning will give them a good gauge on where to aim her...

Fabergino Camp Stick To Flemington Formula

Tiarnna Robertson is hoping flying mare Fabergino can make it four from four over 1000 metres at Flemington when she steps out in the Black...

Kah Picks Up Plum Ride On Nature Strip

Melbourne's premiership pacesetter Jamie Kah is the new rider for Nature Strip, who has arrived in the southern capital ahead of the Lightning Stakes.
Nature Strip

Stars Edge Closer To Lightning Return

Two of the country's fastest horses, Bivouac and Nature Strip, have continued their autumn build up in a barrier trial at Rosehill.
Jennifer Eccles

Headache draws for Ritchie

Shaune Ritchie thought he was in a nightmare on Wednesday. The Cambridge trainer was upbeat with his three runners heading into Trentham on Saturday, including...

Gytrash on target for Group 1 Newmarket Handicap

Trainer Gordon Richards is confident Lightning Stakes winner Gytrash will also be hard to beat in the Group One Newmarket Handicap at Flemington.
Mark Zahra

Mark Zahra to miss Australian Guineas day

Mark Zahra will miss the Australian Guineas meeting after failing in his appeal against the severity of an eight-meeting careless riding suspension.
Mark Zahra

Mark Zahra appeals careless riding penalty

Mark Zahra has appealed against the severity of an eight-meeting suspension for careless riding in the Group One Lightning Stakes on winner Gytrash.