Tag: 'Phillip Stokes'

Instant Celebrity

Stokes happy with Instant Celebrity ahead of Let’s Elope Stakes

Sangster Stakes-winning mare Instant Celebrity will look to add another win to her career record in the Group 2 Let’s Elope Stakes (1400m) at Flemington...

Amade set for light winter en route to 2021 Melbourne Cup

The Phillip Stokes-trained Amade is on the third line of Melbourne Cup betting after a strong win at Flemington in the William Newton VC Handicap.
Jamie Kah

Instant Celebrity Gets A New Jockey

Despite winning the Group 1 Robert Sangster Stakes on Saturday at Morphettville, the Phillip Stokes-trained Instant Celebrity is set for a new jockey in The...
Instant Celebrity

Instant Celebrity Claims Robert Sangster Stakes

On Friday morning, Instant Celebrity was given next to no chance by trainer Phillip Stokes heading into the Group 1 Robert Sangster Stakes. Come Saturday...
Instant Celebrity

Stokes Puts Instant Celebrity On Notice

Instant Celebrity was an instant success during the spring of 2020, winning her first four career starts, including the Group 2 Thousand Guineas Prelude at...

Mission: 2021 Group 1 Melbourne Cup for Amade

The Phillip Stokes-trained Amade could not have been more impressive when taking out the opener at Flemington on Sunday afternoon. His win in the William...

Ancestry set to rebound at Caulfield

Speedster Ancestry will appreciate a return to Caulfield and a break between races as he bids to return to winning form.
Good Idea

Good Idea ticking over nicely for Sydney Cup

Good Idea will be attempting a rare Cups double when he runs in the Sydney Cup at Randwick.
Mr Quickie

Melbourne and Sydney options for Mr Quickie

Connections of Mr Quickie are considering a trip to Sydney for the galloper while he will also be entered for a race in Melbourne.
Mr Quickie

Class rises to the top in Victoria Handicap

A big weight and wide draw has not been enough to stop Mr Quickie from taking out the Group 3 Victoria Handicap at Caulfield.

Former French stayer steps out in Easter Cup at Caulfield

One of the most interesting runners at Caulfield is Irish-bred French galloper Amade who makes his Australian debut in the Easter Cup.
Mr Quickie

Caulfield draw makes it tricky for Mr Quickie

The extreme outside barrier in the Group 3 Victoria Handicap at Caulfield will make for a tougher assignment for multiple Group 1 winner Mr Quickie.

Ancestry to take easier Mornington option

An easier option from a better draw will see Ancestry miss a Group 1 contest at The Valley for a Listed race at Mornington the...

Ancestry blows away rivals in Abell Stakes

Trainer Phillip Stokes has not ruled out starting Ancestry in Melbourne’s final Group 1 race of the season after the gelding outsped his rivals to...

Good Idea goes one better in Adelaide Cup

Good Idea has carried a set of one of Australia’s most recognisable colours to victory in the Group 2 TAB Adelaide Cup (3200m) at Morphettville...

Osamu Ready To Prove Ability Matches Looks

Three-year-old Osamu will kick off his campaign at Randwick and getting an overdue win on the board will be his primary goal.

Stokes Sprinters Chase Christmas Features

Two of trainer Phillip Stokes' most promising sprinters, Sansom and Defiant Dancer, will look to extend their winning streaks over the Christmas period.

Rawiller Relishes First Flemington Win

Winning a race at Flemington has been a cherished wish for apprentice Campbell Rawiller and he has finally ticked that box.
Will Price

William Price Keen To Ride His Namesake

Apprentice Will Price is looking especially forward to partnering William Thomas at Pakenham on what is shaping as a busy weekend for the young rider.
Trent Busuttin

Gleneagles Faces A Tough Task From Draw

Trent Busuttin produced Tagaloa to win his debut at The Valley in late November last year and on Saturday he has another promising first-starter in...

Flemington Group 3 winner for Charm Spirit

Four-year-old gelding Sansom has fashioned a good winning record for trainer Phillip Stokes and it continued at Flemington on Saturday when leading throughout to score...
Shelby Cobra

Shelby Cobra Strikes To Win At Flemington

Trainer Mike Moroney made it 21 winners at the Flemington carnival when three-year-old gelding Shelby Cobra took out The Amanda Elliott.

Flying Ancestry Makes It Four In A Row

Promising sprinter Ancestry has proven he can handle the Flemington straight course with another dominant, on-speed win in a support race on Oaks day.

Kah Produces Peach To Win On Mr Quickie

Mr Quickie took out his second Group One race with his victory in the Toorak Handicap, vindicating the decision to bypass the Caulfield Cup.
Instant Celebrity

Exciting Filly Makes It Four From Four

Instant Celebrity had her first start away from Adelaide but showed she could handle the class rise with a smart win in the Thousand Guineas...