2010 Adrian Knox Stakes Final Field

April 7th, 2010

This Saturday, Sydney’s Royal Randwick Racecourse will be host to the illustrious Australian Derby Day and will see nine fantastic races showcase Australian thoroughbreds, one of which will be the Group 3 Adrian Knox Stakes (2000m).

Rounding off the day’s events, the Adrian Knox Stakes, also known as the Asian Racing Federation Trophy will see 15 three-year-old fillies start at 5pm.

Miss Shamardal and Shadow Miss will start from the inside and outside barriers respectively on Saturday.

One favourite for the race will be the Peter Snowden-trained Status Quo.

One favourite for the race will be the Peter Snowden-trained Status Quo. The Warwick Farm-based filly has won her last two starts, both from wide barriers, and she will start the 2010 Adrian Knox Stakes from barrier 12.

Highly regarded trainer Guy Walter has three starters for Saturday’s race with Foxstar, Isola and Ceviche all forming the line up.

Also taking place on Saturday, alongside the 2010 Adrian Knox Stakes will be the headlining event – the Group 1 Australian Derby (2400m), the Group 1 T J Smith Stakes (1200m), the Group 1  AJC Sires Produce Stakes (1400m) and the Group 2 Sapphire Stakes (1200m).

2010 Adrian Knox Stakes Final Field

No.

Horse

Trainer

Barrier

Weight

1
Speedy Natalie
Peter G Moody 11 57
2
Status Quo
Peter Snowden 12 57
3
Devoirs
Grahame Begg 6 57
4
Absolute Joy (NZ)
Lee Freedman 2 57
5
Shadow Miss
Garry White 15 57
6
Spinnawitch
Denise Mcgrath 8 57
7
Dariana
Bart Cummings 9 57
8
Family Matters
Clarry Conners 3 57
9
Miss Shamardal
Marc Conners 1 57
10
Foxstar
Guy Walter 10 57
11
Isola
Guy Walter 13 57
12
Hoist
Steve Englebrecht 14 57
13
Free To Roam
John P Thompson 7 57
14
Girlfriday
Brian Young 4 57
15
Ceviche
Guy Walter 5 57