2010 Theo Marks Stakes Final Field & Betting Tips

September 9th, 2010

The action of the Sydney Spring Racing Carnival continues this Saturday at Rosehill, where the feature race of the meeting will be the $200,000 Group 2 Theo Marks Stakes (1400m).

A quality field of 11 star horses will line up in the 2010 Theo Marks Stakes, known this year as the Sebring Sprint.

Top picks that will start the favourites at Sportsbet are Group 1 winners More Joyous and Rothesay.

The Gai Waterhouse-trained More Joyous was super impressive when the mare resumed racing in the Listed Sheraco Stakes last start winning with ease despite carrying 59kg.

Drawn in barrier nine for Saturday, More Joyous will be ridden by Corey Brown with her regular jockey Nash Rawiller serving a suspension.

Theo Marks Stakes Tip – More Joyous & Rothesay in a Quinealla through Ladbrokes.com.au

More Joyous’ biggest danger in the Theo Marks will come from her inside with the ideally-drawn Rothesay in barrier two.

The locally trained gelding prepared by Gerald Ryan is starting first up for the spring following a brilliant autumn campaign that culminated with a wins in the Lord Mayors Cup and Queensland Guineas at the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival.

Other horses with claims on Saturday include Brilliant Light on the rails and Bart Cummings 2010 Caulfield Cup hopeful Empires Choice ,while there is also interest in resuming runners Coniston Bluebird returning from a tendon injury and Black Piranha.

Rosehill is home to two other Group races this Saturday with the running of the Group 3 Research Stakes featuring top fillies Patronyme and Montana Flyer, and the Group 3 Kingston Town Stakes.

The 2010 Theo Marks Stakes is scheduled as race six and if you want to put a bet down on the race, Ladbrokes.com.au will have the best odds and biggest payouts so join today and enjoy a free $100 bet!

2010 Theo Marks Stakes (Sebring Sprint) Final Field & Barriers

No. Horse Trainer Ridder Barrier Weight Hcp. Rating
1 BLACK PIRANHA Con Karakatsanis Hugh Bowman 4 60.5 116
2 SNIPER’S BULLET Tracey Bartley Grant Buckley 10 59.5 114
3 DESCARADO (NZ) Gai Waterhouse Joshua Parr 8 55.5 106
4 MORE JOYOUS (NZ) Gai Waterhouse Corey Brown 9 54.5 108
5 BRILLIANT LIGHT Kerry Parker Jay Ford 1 54.5 104
6 DEALER PRINCIPAL Anthony Cummings Peter Robl 3 54 103
7 CENTENNIAL PARK (NZ) David Payne Jim Cassidy 5 53.5 102
8 EMPIRES CHOICE (NZ) Bart Cummings Tim Clark 11 53.5 102
9 DRUMBEATS Peter Snowden Tye Angland 6 53 101
10 ROTHESAY Gerald Ryan Blake Shinn 2 52.5 100
11 CONISTON BLUEBIRD Bede Murray Kathy O’Hara 7 52 97