February 2017

February 20, 2017
Lucrative VOBIS Sires race launches in April

A lucrative carrot awaits the latest crop of talented Victorian-sired two-year-olds with the running of the inaugural $310,000 VOBIS Sires (1200m) on Victorian Owners and Breeders Raceday, 22 April 2017, at Caulfield Racecourse. The race is open to all Super VOBIS ‘Category A’ nominated horses who are also nominated for VOBIS Gold. ‘Category A’ horses are those sired by Victorian-based stallions. Among the crop of leading Victorian-sired two-year-olds eligible for nomination are unbeaten Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes contenders Blondie and Muraahib, who sit sixth and 10th respectively on the VOBIS Sires Order of Entry. Talented filly Limestone, who won the...