Horse Racing Thursday December 9th

Today, Thursday December 9th, there are four TAB race meetings scheduled to take place including bumper racing programmes in Victoria, New South Wales, Queensland and Western Australia.

Having a bet or two on the weekday racing is a great way to win some extra cash to enjoy on the elite Group races happening this weekend like the Group 3 AJ Scahill Stakes at Ascot Racecourse in Perth on Saturday.

So get online, open you account with Luxbet using the codeword BONUS400 and not only will you get access to the best betting odds and options in Australia, but you will also get up to $400 as a Free Bet!

Horse Racing Today

  • Gosford (NSW)Race 1 jumps at 1:15pm (AEDST) – Bet now at Luxbet

Gosford in New South Wales is set to host eight quality races today starting at 1:15pm (AEDST) with the $16,000 Rams Sheepstake Maiden Handicap (1100m).

The races later in the afternoon are the highlights here including the final event, Race 8 – the $16,000 Westpac Rescue Helicopters Samaritans Class 2 Handicap (1200m), where despite their wide draw #11 Myalla Gold looks a good value pick to win.

  • Rockhampton (QLD) Race 1 jumps at 2:00pm (AEDST) – Bet now at Luxbet

In country Queensland the Thursday race card at Rockhampton is packed with seven excellent events to get in on today with the $12,000 McDonalds Family Restaurant Class 4 Handicap (1050m) first up at 2:00pm (AEDST), where #5 Diable looks hard to beat.

Best race on the card is Race 7 – the $12,000 B & J Car Sales Class 6 Handicap (1300m) featuring a wide open field with a number of top chances making for some great value bets.

  • Bendigo (VIC)Race 1 jumps at 2:45pm (AEDST) – Bet now at Luxbet

Racing in Victoria today is centred around the action at Bendigo where the first of eight races, the $15,000 Mantra Hotels Resorts Apartments Maiden Plate (1000m), jumps at 2:45pm (AEDST).

Races seven and eight are the headline events.

In Race 7 – the $22,500 Bendigo Bank Country Showcase 0 – 68 Handicap (1000m) #12 Limerick Rose will start the clear favourite, while in Race 8 – the $22,500 Subway Country Showcase 0 – 62 Handicap (1600m) our pick to win is #2 Downes coming off a last start win.

  • Geraldton (WA)Race 1 jumps at 4:07pm (AEDST) – Bet now at Luxbet

Later this afternoon Western Australia’s racecourse at Geraldton will host a quality meeting with the action kicking off just after 4pm (AEDST) with the $8,000 Pura Milk Maiden (1200m).

The best race of the day here looks to be Race 6 – the $9,000 McDonalds Wholesalers Handicap (1900m) featuring a top class field. Our race tip is to lock #11 Stalik Lass and #12 Street Related into a Quinella through Luxbet!