Latest News from Lees Racing

Australian Bloodstock Colours To The Fore

Dec 06, 2018

NEWCASTLE: Thursday, December 6, 2018: THE familiar Australian Bloodstock colours will get a good airing at Newcastle on Saturday.Kris Lees has five acceptors – and four of them are raced by the ...

Irish Apprentice Gets The “Gig” For Turnberry

Dec 06, 2018

NEWCASTLE: Thursday, December 6, 2018: TALENTED apprentice Robbie Dolan gets his chance to make a winning debut for Kris Lees at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday.The young Irish jockey has been given the ...

Graff A Magic Millions Absentee

Nov 29, 2018

NEWCASTLE: Thursday, November 29, 2018: CLASSY colt Graff will not be a Magic Millions contender at the Gold Coast on January 12.Kris Lees moved swiftly today to advise punters that his young ...

Wide Draw May Be A Blessing In Disguise For High Power

Nov 29, 2018

NEWCASTLE: Thursday, November 29, 2018: KRIS Lees feels High Power’s wide draw may actually work in his favour in Saturday’s Sky Racing Spring Provincial Series final at Kembla Grange.Lees has ...

Kris

Nov 27, 2018

NEWCASTLE: Tuesday, November 27, 2018: KRIS Lees will have at least two runners as he seeks to win the inaugural Sky Racing Spring Provincial Series Final at Kembla Grange on Saturday.And I Am ...

Turnberry Likely To Dodge Rosehill For Gosford

Nov 22, 2018

NEWCASTLE: Thursday, November 22, 2018: FIRST-UP city winner Turnberry may get his chance at Gosford on Saturday to stake a late claim for inaugural Sky Racing Spring Provincial Series ...

Prized Icon On Track For Railway Breakthrough

Nov 22, 2018

NEWCASTLE: Thursday, November 22, 2018: KRIS Lees says Prized Icon is in the “right grade” to belatedly return to the winning list thousands of kilometres away in Perth on Saturday.Winless for ...

Kris Chasing Perth Riches With Prized Icon

Nov 19, 2018

NEWCASTLE: Monday, November 19, 2018: KRIS Lees is chasing two $1m races with Prized Icon at Perth’s TABTouchMasters; the first time he has started a horse at Ascot.Prized Icon arrived safely in ...

Prized Icon Out To Break Two-Year Drought

Nov 08, 2018

NEWCASTLE: Thursday, November 8, 2018: KRIS Lees says he can’t fault Prized Icon ahead of the stallion’s attempt to break a two-year drought at Flemington on Saturday.Winless at 18 starts since ...

Sandown Next When Flemington Winds Up

Nov 08, 2018

NEWCASTLE: Thursday, November 8, 2018: KRIS Lees’ Melbourne spring campaign will extend beyond Saturday’s final day of the Cup carnival at Flemington.Whilst Clearly Innocent isn’t 100 per cent ...

Wait On Doukhan Cup Day Start At Flemington

Nov 05, 2018

NEWCASTLE: Monday, November 5, 2018: VETERAN stayer Doukhan has arrived in Melbourne – but is not yet certain to chase Cup day glory at Flemington tomorrow.Kris Lees withdrew the resilient ...

Weather Key To Rosehill Starts For Topweights

Nov 01, 2018

NEWCASTLE: Thursday, November 1, 2018: SYDNEY’S spell of hot weather may cost topweights Doukhan and Sense Of Occasion starts at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday.Kris Lees is in Melbourne for ...

Le Romain The Pick Of Kris’ Flemington Trio

Nov 01, 2018

NEWCASTLE: Thursday, November 1, 2018: KRIS Lees has three runners on the opening day of the Melbourne Cup carnival at Flemington on Saturday – and considers Le Romain the pick of the trio.Le ...

“Posh” A Chance To Chase Group 1 Breakthrough

Oct 30, 2018

NEWCASTLE: Tuesday, October 30, 2018: PRINCESS POSH is a possibility to back up at Flemington on Saturday and join Invincible Gem in search of a Group 1 breakthrough.But Clearly Innocent will be an ...

El Dorado Improvement Forecast At The Valley

Oct 25, 2018

NEWCASTLE: Thursday, October 25, 2018: TALENTED filly El Dorado Dreaming can turn around her last start Caulfield Guineas flop when she runs at Moonee Valley on Saturday.Kris Lees is predicting a ...

It’s Not A “Dream” - Mares Second Up Record A Beauty

Oct 25, 2018

NEWCASTLE: Thursday, October 25, 2016: KRIS Lees is banking on Just Dreaming’s near flawless second-up record lifting her back into winning form at Royal Randwick on Saturday.Last season’s Sydney ...

No Longer “Dreaming” Of VRC Oaks Start

Oct 22, 2018

NEWCASTLE: Monday, October 22, 2018: KRIS Lees has ruled out a VRC Oaks start for El Dorado Dreaming, who will line up at Saturday’s Cox Plate meeting at Moonee Valley.An initial entry for the ...

Colt On Song For Randwick Assignment

Oct 18, 2018

EWCASTLE: Thursday, October 18, 2018: THE Tenor steps up to black type company at Royal Randwick on Saturdayfor an assignment his trainer says will tell him “where the colt is at”.Having only his ...

Prized Icon Hopefuly A “Jump” Ahead Of Rivals

Oct 18, 2018

NEWCASTLE: Thursday, October 18, 2018: KRIS Lees has changed Prized Icon’s routine in the hope it will lead to a “jump” back into winning form at Caulfield on Saturday.Unsuccessful since his ...

Bowman Gets A “Prized” Call Up

Oct 16, 2018

NEWCASTLE: Tuesday, October 16, 2018: HUGH Bowman goes back on Prized Icon for the dual Group 1 winner’s attempt to recover winning form at Caulfield on Saturday.Kris Lees flew to Melbourne late ...

Inside Draw Puts “Melody” In Tune To Keep Unbeaten Record

Oct 11, 2018

NEWCASTLE: Thursday, October 11, 2018: A soft draw has boosted Kris Lees’ confidence about Smart Melody maintaining her unbeaten record at Caulfield on Saturday.Lees holds a very strong hand in the ...

No Everest Preference - But Graff Has “Most Upside”

Oct 11, 2018

NEWCASTLE: Thursday, October 11, 2018: KRIS Lees has refrained from naming a pick of his three runners in Saturday’s $13m TAB Everest, but says Graff has the “most upside”.The classy ...

Winkers Back On Le Romain To Climb Everest

Oct 09, 2018

NEWCASTLE: Tuesday, October 9, 2018: KRIS Lees has reverted to a proven formula with Le Romain for his $13m TAB Everest bid at Royal Randwick on Saturday.He has opted to put winkers back on the ...

Frankely, She’s An Awesome Spring Champion Chance

Oct 05, 2018

NEWCASTLE: Friday, October 5, 2018: KRIS Lees is confident Frankely Awesome will be “very competitive” when she attempts to clinch a remarkable Group 1 victory at only her third start at Royal ...