Today, Saturday December 4, there is lots happening in the world of racing around the country with a number of excellent black-type features and generous betting markets open on 13 TAB race meetings at both metropolitan and country tracks.
Five top-class metro meets will hold the most appeal for punters getting in on the Saturday racing action, with premier racecourses in Victoria, Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide and Perth all hosting events.
The best series of Saturday races are those taking place at Ascot Racecourse for the 2010 Kingston Town Classic Day in Perth, where the $500,000 Group 1 Kingston Town Classic (1800m) is the marquee event everyone should have a bet on.
There is also Group racing taking place in Queensland with Eagle Farm’s Group 3 George Moore Stakes (1200m) and plenty of quality Listed features including the Festival Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill Gardens.
Other TAB meets worth having a punt on include those at the Gold Coast, Toowoomba, Werribee, Wagga and Darwin, so whatever racing scene you follow there is something on the Saturday card for you!
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Metropolitan Race Meetings – Saturday November 27
- Caulfield (VIC) – Race 1 jumps at 12:55pm (AEDST) – Bet now at Luxbet
The major Victorian race meeting today will take place at Caulfield Racecourse with eight events on the programme, starting with the $70,000 Powersource Global Plate (1000m) for two-year-old fillies.
#1 Pimento, the only runner with race experience will start the favourite, but #2 Jessica Rose can give her a run for her money.
Highlight event of the Caulfield card will be Race 6 – the $90,000 The 65 Roses Victoria Cup (1100m) where #6 Impressive Eagle for trainer Danny O’Brien can cause an upset at good odds.
- Rosehill (NSW) – Race 1 jumps at 1:15pm (AEDST) – Bet now at Luxbet
In Sydney black-type racing lights up the Rosehill track today with the first of eight races, the $70,000 Blackwoods Handicap (1100m), kicking things off at 1:15pm (AEDST).
Race 6 – the $100,000 Listed Festival Stakes (1500m) will attract plenty of attention with a crack field of gallopers ready to race, and Hawkesbury Gold Cup winner Thankgodyou’rehere is hard to go past.
- Eagle Farm (QLD) – Race 1 jumps at 1:25pm (AEDST) – Bet now at Luxbet
For Queensland racing fans, the state’s premier venue at Eagle Farm has a brilliant eight-race line-up today starting with the $50,000 Montrose Access QTIS Two-Years-Old Handicap (1200m) at 1:25pm (AEDST).
Two black-type features headline the Eagle Farm action with Race 6 – the $100,000 Listed Mode Plate (1200m) at 4:45pm (AEDST), and Race 7 – the $200,000 George Moore Stakes (1200m) at 5:25pm (AEDST).
Our pick of the fillies in the Mode Plate is #4 Pyrography, equal favourite in the betting still at good value odds, while in the George Moore #6 Norocos can overcome their wide barrier draw and cause an upset – check odds at Luxbet now.
- Morphettville (SA) – Race 1 jumps at 1:05pm (AEDST) – Bet now at Luxbet
Morphettville Parks Racecourse in South Australia also has a top eight-race programme today with the $40,000 Allan Scott Park Morphettville Plate (1000m) first up at 1:05pm (AEDST).
In the opening showdown for two-year-olds, we have selected #3 Bay’s Edge to win for trainer David Hayes from their ideal barrier one draw.
Race 6 – the $32,000 Sportingbet Handicap (1400m) looks another beauty and top-rated entry #1 Jeter is the pick of the field.
- Ascot (WA) – Race 1 jumps at 3:00pm (AEDST) – Bet now at Luxbet
Home to the best Saturday racing action is Ascot, hosting the third Group 1 meeting of the Festival of Perth Racing today.
Three Group and Listed events will be the talk of the track with the 2010 Kingston Town Classic the feature event, running as Race 7 at 7:00pm (AEDST).
Check out our full 2010 Kingston Town Classic Day Tips for the Races.com.au team’s exclusive Ascot selections.
Other City & Country Race Meetings – Saturday November 27
- Werribee (VIC) – Race 1 jumps at 12:40pm (AEDST) – Bet now at Luxbet
- Stony Creek (VIC) – Race 1 jumps at 12:47pm (AEDST) – bet now at Luxbet
- Kembla Grange (NSW) – Race 1 jumps at 12:50pm (AEDST) – Bet now at Luxbet
- Gold Coast (QLD) – Race 1 jumps at 1:50pm (AEDST) – Bet now at Luxbet
- Wagga (NSW) – Race 1 jumps at 2:27pm (AEDST) – Bet now at Luxbet
- Toowoomba (QLD) – Race 1 jumps at 5:56pm (AEDST) – Bet now at Luxbet
- Gunnedah (NSW) – Race 1 jumps at 10:45am (AEDST) – Bet now at Luxbet
- Darwin (NT) – Race 1 jumps at 5:42pm (AEDST) – Bet now at Luxbet