Happy Valley Tips Article for Race Meeting 20/02/2019
Selections and Analysis for Happy Valley on Wednesday night.
 Queensland trainer Ben Currie suspended
Queensland trainer Ben Currie has been suspended immediately after failing in a 10-hour show cause hearing regarding the seven animal cruelty charges he faces.
 Inti Secures Seventh Consecutive Victory in February Stakes
Inti extended his winning streak to seven by capturing his first G1 title in this year’s February Stakes.
 Regan Bayliss, a youthful talent to the Hong Kong jockey roster
Regan Bayliss is an exciting young talent in Australia and the rider is keen to make his name among the Hong Kong Jockey Club’s list of star international jockeys when his three-month licence commences at Sha Tin next Sunday (24 February).
 Trapeze Artist shines in barrier trial win
Trapeze Artist has prepared for his next assignment with a barrier trial win ahead of the Group One Canterbury Stakes.
 Nature Strip heads Oakleigh Plate market
The Group One Oakleigh Plate at Caulfield has attracted 30 nominations with recent Rubiton Stakes winner Nature Strip installed the early favourite.
 The Autumn Sun and Tassort head entries
The Autumn Sun and Tassort will make their eagerly awaited returns at Rosehill in the Hobartville Stakes and Silver Slipper respectively.
 Lees with two chances in Futurity Stakes
After winning the Lightning Stakes with In Her Time, trainer Kris Lees has Le Romain and Brave Smash set to chase a Group One win in the Futurity Stakes.
 SIr Mark Todd To Train Import For Winx Clash
New Zealand’s famous Olympian Sir Mark Todd will prepare an imported son of Frankel for a clash with champion mare Winx in her swansong race at Randwick in April.
 Maher has sights on first Blue Diamond win
Trainer Ciaron Maher is set to saddle up two genuine chances in the Group One Blue Diamond Stakes at Caulfield including reigning favourite Loving Gaby.
 New Oakleigh Plate Rider For Spright
Classy Hawkesbury mare Spright will have a new Melbourne rider when she chases that elusive first Group 1 win at Caulfield on Saturday.
 Two more safely into Country C'ship final
Lucciola Belle and Texas Storm have raced their way to the Country Championship final with a one-two finish in the qualifying heat at Port Macquarie.
 National hero Tiger roars over hurdles for Boyne success at Navan
Next stop Cheltenham for Elliott star
 Nico de Boinville salutes retiring Gold Cup hero Coneygree
He helped me get where I am today, says proud rider
 Envoi Allen is Cheveley Park’s Cheltenham ‘flag-bearer
Champion Bumper hope will head a select team
 Arkle ‘favourite at the moment’ for Glen Forsa
Channon seven-year-old dazzled in victory over Kalashnikov
 Poste season continues on the up with Huntingdon double
Landmark total in sight
 Denman winner Obeaux looking the ‘finished article’ now
Nicholls still on a high after Saturday to savour
 2019 Hobartville Stakes: Nominations
Nominations were extended for the 2019 Hobartville Stakes at Rosehill on Saturday after only nine were entered.
 2019 Silver Slipper: Nominations
It’s only a small but highly touted bunch nominated for the 2019 Silver Slipper at Rosehill on Saturday.