$600 in Bonus Bets
Get your first bet matched with up to $600 in bonuses*
$500 Bonus Bet
Sign-up, deposit $500 & receive $500 in bonus bets. That's $1000 to bet with!*
$500 Matched Deposit
Sign-up and get your first deposit matched with up to $500 in bonus bets*
Deposit $250, Bet with $550
Sign-up, deposit $250 & receive $300 in bonus bets. That's $550 to bet with!*
*Conditions Apply. Excl VIC, NSW, SA & WA. Gamble Responsibly
Crown Witness takes on a quality Field in the Quezette Stakes

The Quezette Stakes at Caulfield has over the years been a spring starting point for high class three-year-old fillies.

Previous winners of the 1100m-race include Alinghi, Bel Mer, Petits Filous, and last year, I Am A Star.

Caulfield trainer Stuart Webb hopes race fitness will give Crown Witness an advantage in Saturday’s Group Three sprint in which her rivals include Catchy, Tulip, Seannie and Ploverset.

Crown Witness is unbeaten in two starts, winning on debut at Sandown last month before defeating Madeenaty at Flemington on August 5.

Webb says he can’t fault the filly following her gallop at Caulfield on Tuesday.

“My only query is the depth of the race,” Webb said.

“It’s a really good race and it will probably depend on just how forward some of those are in condition and if they’re vulnerable in fitness.

“A few of them, you would think, wouldn’t be wound right up at this stage with a long spring in front of them.”

Crown Witness is rated a $9 chance with Catchy the well-backed $2.50 favourite at Ladbrokes Australia.

How far Crown Witness goes beyond Saturday depends on her performance, although Webb said victory could simplify matters.

“Winning might be the easiest way to pull up and say that will do you for a little while,” he said.

“I nearly had her ready in the autumn, but backed off, and nearly ran her a couple of other times but little things went wrong, so she has been in the system for a while.

“If she went to the paddock, or the water walker, for a while it wouldn’t worry me.”

While both her wins have been at 1000m, Webb isn’t concerned by the slight distance rise, suggesting Crown Witness will get to 1400m and possibly 1600m later.

“She’s clean-winded and while she looks like she’s speedy, which she is, I think eventually she’ll get a little bit further,” he said.

 
$300 in Bonus Bets
Get $300 in Bonus Bets when you join and deposit $250!*
*Conditions Apply. Excl VIC, NSW, SA & WA. Gamble Responsibly
Racecourse: Caulfield
  • DEPOSIT $500
    start betting
    with
    $1000*
    CLAIM NOW
  • first bet
    matched
    up to
    $600*
    CLAIM NOW
  • DEPOSIT $50
    start betting
    with
    $200*
    CLAIM NOW
  • DEPOSIT $250
    start betting
    with
    $550*
    CLAIM NOW
*Conditions Apply. Excl VIC, NSW, SA & WA. Gamble Responsibly
Featured News

Over $5,000 in Bonus Free Bets

Just Horse Racing provides readers with the best Free Bet offers available at every online bookmaker in Australia during the...

Single Gaze well beaten in comeback trial

Caulfield Cup runner up Single Gaze stepped out for the first time for her new trainer Chris Waller after she...

Filly left ‘traumatised’ after sickening sex act

A New South Wales man could be released from jail as early as next week after being found guilty to...

$1.3m The Kosciuszko race announced

Country-trained horses will compete for their own version of The Everest with a $1.3-million race on the same day in...

Jameka a step closer to miraculous comeback

Jameka has taken another step on her way to a return to the racetrack with a gallop between races at...

Champion stallion dies after breaking leg

At the height of his powers and with a full book of mares to cover this spring, Hinchinbrook has died...

 
 
 
Copyright © 2018 Just Horse Racing.
All rights reserved - Privacy Policy

Gamble Responsibly 18+
*State exclusions apply to some offers. Please check T&Cs of each offer with the bookmaker. All Offers Exclude NSW residents.