Taking place this Saturday, two weeks before the highly anticipated Blue Diamond Stakes, is the 2010 Blue Diamond Prelude for Fillies which will be held at the Caulfield Racecourse.
As the second race for the day, the Group 3 Blue Diamond Prelude (F) has 16 nominations all hoping to be the horse to walk away with the $750,000 plus $750 trophy, from the winner’s mark.
Matthew Ellerton and Simon Zahra-trained Crystal Lily is coming into Saturday’s race on good form having impressed at the Blue Diamond Preview last Tuesday.
The two-year-old filly will be just one competitor using the race as a warm-up for the highly coveted Blue Diamond Stakes on the 20th of February.
Lee Freedman has two entrants in Andromache and Euronyme, while Peter Moody is represented in the chestnut filly Panipique, who comes into the 2010 Blue Diamond Prelude having won the Autocentro Plate (1000m) on the 15th of January.
The 2010 Blue Diamond Prelude Fillies is one of nine races taking place at Caulfield on Saturday with the Group 1 C.F. Orr Stakes (1400m) dominating the proceedings for the day as race number six.
2010 Blue Diamond Prelude Fillies Nominations
|Matthew Ellerton & Simon Zahra|
|Peter G Moody|
She’s Got Gears
|John Symons & Sheila Laxon|
|Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes|