The first acceptances have been released for the Group 1 Thousand Guineas, which is set to run at Caulfield Racecourse on Wednesday October 17, 2012.
A total of 85 three-year-old fillies remain in the field for the 2012 Thousand Guineas, including Nechita.
Nechita will run in the $1 million Golden Rose at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse this Saturday in the attempt to extend her unbeaten winning streak.
The Fastnet Rock filly has won both of her previous race starts and has earned more than $117,000 in prize money.
The John Thompson-trained galloper won her most recent start in the Group 3 Silver Shadow Stakes by almost two lengths.
Also included in the 2012 Thousand Guineas first acceptances is Meidung.
Meidung placed second behind Dear Demi in the Group 2 Furious Stakes last start after posting another second behind Nechita in the Silver Shadow Stakes first-up.
The three-year-old has won one of her six race starts and has earned close to $150,000 in prize money during her horse racing career.
Dear Demi remains amongst the 2012 Thousand Guineas first acceptors for the $500,000 race this October.
The three-year-old has won three of her 10 race starts and has earned more than $350,000 in prize money.
Prior to her Furious Stakes win last start, Dear Demi placed third in the Group 3 Silver Shadow Stakes.
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2012 Thousand Guineas First Acceptances
|1||AFFABLE||John P Thompson||1||55.5kg|
|3||BALACLAVA LADY||Nigel Blackiston||3||55.5kg|
|4||BIG CHILL||Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra||4||55.5kg|
|5||BLOOMINGDALE MISS||Robert Smerdon||5||55.5kg|
|6||BREAKFAST IN BED||Michael Moroney||6||55.5kg|
|8||CASINOHOLIC||John P Thompson||8||55.5kg|
|11||COMMANDING JEWEL||Leon Corstens||11||55.5kg|
|13||DEAR DEMI||Clarry Conners||13||55.5kg|
|14||DONNA CATTIVA (NZ)||Danny O’Brien||14||55.5kg|
|17||EXTREME IMPACT||David Hayes||17||55.5kg|
|18||FIVE ROCKS||Bart Cummings||18||55.5kg|
|19||FLYING HOSTESS||Darren Weir||19||55.5kg|
|20||FLYING SNITZEL||Gerald Ryan||20||55.5kg|
|22||FORMIDABLE||Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra||22||55.5kg|
|24||GONDOKORO (NZ)||Pat Carey||24||55.5kg|
|25||HIGH AIMS||David Brideoake & David Feek||25||55.5kg|
|28||JADE MARAUDER||Chris Waller||28||55.5kg|
|29||KATE (NZ)||Wayne Hillis||29||55.5kg|
|31||KOLONGA||Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra||31||55.5kg|
|32||LA ZUMA||Michael Moroney||32||55.5kg|
|33||LADY OF HARRODS||Russell Cameron||33||55.5kg|
|34||LONGPORT||John P Thompson||34||55.5kg|
|35||LOVE FOR RANSOM||Greg Eurell||35||55.5kg|
|36||MAMA’S CHOICE||David Hayes||36||55.5kg|
|38||MAREEZA||Peter G Moody||38||55.5kg|
|40||MAYBE DISCREET||Phillip Stokes||40||55.5kg|
|43||MEMBERS JOY||Robert Smerdon||43||55.5kg|
|44||MOLTO BENE||Will Clarken||44||55.5kg|
|45||NECHITA||John P Thompson||45||55.5kg|
|46||NEXTESS||Peter G Moody||46||55.5kg|
|47||NORZITA (NZ)||Bart Cummings||47||55.5kg|
|48||NULLABAR BELLE||Ciaron Maher||48||55.5kg|
|50||PETWORTH HOUSE||Anthony Freedman||50||55.5kg|
|52||PROPER MADAM||Jason Warren||52||55.5kg|
|55||PURPLE STORM||Leon Corstens||55||55.5kg|
|56||QUEEN OF EIGHT||Pat Hyland||56||55.5kg|
|58||REAL DELIGHT (NZ)||Michael Kent||58||55.5kg|
|59||REAL STOLLE||John P Thompson||59||55.5kg|
|60||ROLL THE BONES||John P Thompson||60||55.5kg|
|62||ROYAL AMATI||David Hayes||62||55.5kg|
|64||SAUV BLANC BABE (NZ)||Michael Moroney||64||55.5kg|
|65||SHE’S STREETSAHEAD||John McArdle||65||55.5kg|
|66||SHOWMYA MISS (NZ)||Mick Price||66||55.5kg|
|67||SPINNING DIAMOND||Sam Kavanagh||67||55.5kg|
|68||SPITFIRE LADY||Michael Moroney||68||55.5kg|
|69||STELLA LANTE||John Hyam||69||55.5kg|
|70||SUNSET MAGIC (NZ)||Michael Moroney||70||55.5kg|
|72||THIS IS YOUR LIFE||David Hayes||72||55.5kg|
|73||THUNDER RAIN||Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra||73||55.5kg|
|75||VALID CONTRACT||David Brideoake & David Feek||75||55.5kg|
|76||VAQUERA (NZ)||Gai Waterhouse||76||55.5kg|
|77||VARANASI||John P Thompson||77||55.5kg|
|78||VILLA SPLENDIDO||Gerald Ryan||78||55.5kg|
|79||VOLCANIC SKY||John Keys||79||55.5kg|
|80||VOLUME ONE||Michael Kent||80||55.5kg|
|81||WALK WITH ATTITUDE||Darren Weir||81||55.5kg|
|82||YOUNG GIRL (NZ)||Steve Richards||82||55.5kg|
|84||ZORIA (NZ)||Chris Hyland||84||55.5kg|