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2015 Peter Young Stakes Tips and Betting Preview

2015 Peter Young Stakes Tips and Betting Preview
February 27th, 2015

Thirteen talented stayers have been confirmed in the 2015 Peter Young Stakes (1800m) final field, offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Protectionist ($3.80) stormed home to win the Melbourne Cup (3200m) by more than four lengths in his most…

Morgan Unsure of 2015 Peter Young Stakes Success for Star Rolling

Morgan Unsure of 2015 Peter Young Stakes Success for Star Rolling
February 26th, 2015

Unable to make much of an impact when tenth in the Group 1 CF Orr Stakes (1400m) first-up on February 14th, trainer Peter Morgan has been disappointed with the recent form of Star Rolling and is hopeful of a return to good condition in Saturday’s Group 2 Peter Young Stakes…

Lees Wary of 2015 Peter Young Stakes Field

Lees Wary of 2015 Peter Young Stakes Field
February 26th, 2015

Talented import Protectionist more than stamped his claims as one to watch upon debuting in Australia over spring, but should be allowed time to settle into peak racing condition this time in, according to trainer Kris Lees. Running a credible fourth in the Group 2 Herbert Power Stakes (2400m) in…

Protectionist Likely to Return in 2015 Peter Young Stakes

Protectionist Likely to Return in 2015 Peter Young Stakes
January 13th, 2015

Charging home to secure an incredible four length victory in the 2014 Melbourne Cup last time out on November 4th, trainer Kris Lees has revealed talented German import Protectionist will contest a path towards the featured Group 1 Australian Cup (2000m) in March that is likely to begin in the…

Final Field & Barrier Draw – 2013 Peter Young Stakes

Final Field & Barrier Draw – 2013 Peter Young Stakes
February 20th, 2013

The Group 2 Peter Young Stakes is scheduled to run at Caulfield Racecourse this Saturday February 23, 2013, and here you will find the latest final field and barrier draw information for the race. The Peter Young Stakes is also known as the 2013 St George Stakes. Eight horses have…

Nominations Released – Peter Young Stakes 2013

Nominations Released – Peter Young Stakes 2013
February 19th, 2013

Nominations have been announced for the 2013 Peter Young Stakes, which is due to run at Caulfield Racecourse this Saturday February 23, 2013. 17 horses have nominated for the 2013 Peter Young Stakes, which was formerly known as the St George Stakes. Included in the 2013 Peter Young Stakes nominations…

Lucas Cranach wins the 2012 Peter Young Stakes

Lucas Cranach wins the 2012 Peter Young Stakes
February 25th, 2012

Lucas Cranach has won the 2012 Peter Young Stakes (also known as the St George Stakes). The 2011 Melbourne Cup third place-getter came from last to win the Group 2 1800m at Caulfield by 1.3 lengths from Illo with Manighar thrid. Glass Harmonium, who lead for most of the distance,…

Peter Young Stakes Betting & Odds 2012

Peter Young Stakes Betting & Odds 2012
February 24th, 2012

The 2012 Peter Young Stakes betting market has only been up for a matter of hours with online bookmaker yet already we’ve seen a few big movers. This is one of the first races over a trip at black type level this year and as a result staying punters are…

Peter Young Stakes Form Guide 2012

Peter Young Stakes Form Guide 2012
February 23rd, 2012

The 2012 Peter Young Stakes is sneaking up fast and now is the time to take a look at the form guide for the 13 entrants. These horses will race over an 1800m trip, one of the first black type races of the carnival out over ground. Some of these…

Peter Young Stakes Field & Barriers 2012

Peter Young Stakes Field & Barriers 2012
February 22nd, 2012

The 2012 Peter Young Stakes final field and barrier draw has been completed and 13 horses will take to the course this Saturday at Caulfield. It’s a big win for the race club and shows that once again the staying series this autumn will be fiercely contested on the road…