This Saturday, January 22, Victoria’s premier racetrack at Flemington is set to host a great eight-race programme inclusive of an exciting stakes race and here the Races.com.au team provide readers with our exclusive Flemington race tips.
The best race on the Flemington card for Saturday is Race 6 the $125,000 Listed Kensington Stakes (1000m) due to jump at 4:10pm (AEDST).
Early favourite in the 2011 Kensington Stakes odds is Cardinal Virtue, but we are tipping an upset with Grand Duels our pick of the field at good odds through Luxbet.
Other highlights at Flemington tomorrow are Race 5 the $100,000 Victoria Plate (2600m) set to jump at 3:30pm (AEDST) and Race 8 the $70,000 Australia Remembers Handicap (1800m) finishing off a bumper day of racing and betting at 5:30pm (AEDST).
See below for our exclusive top three picks in all the metropolitan Melbourne features tomorrow including the horse we rate special to win.
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Flemington Race 1 Tips – Summer Heroes Raceday 1200 (1200m)
- #1 Abeerant from #7 Redangelo and #5 Chateauneuf Dupape – Bet now at Luxbet
Redangelo is the favourite but Aberrant is drawn on the rails and is coming off a last start win, good for an upset.
Flemington Race 2 Tips – Flood Appeal Handicap (1620m)
- #2 Casual Friday from #4 Winged Charm and #6 Sparks Fly – Bet now at Luxbet
Sparks Fly underrated and has Ben Melham in the mount so excellent value Place bet.
Flemington Race 3 Tips – Tributes Handicap (1620m)
- #3 Gail from #1 Princess Diablo and #8 Assertion – Bet now at Luxbet
Wide open market but stick with Gail drawn better than the heavily-weighted Princess Diablo.
Flemington Race 4 Tips – Life Saving Victoria Plate (1720m)
- #1 Down Under Boy from #6 Jeticoni and #8 Cabeza – Bet now at Luxbet
Cabeza red hot favourite but Down Under Boy has been consistently good of late, nice value roughie for the day.
Flemington Race 5 Tips – St John Ambulance (Australia) Victoria Plate (2600m)
- #1 Guest Wing from #7 Star Of Jeune and #8 Olympic Win – Bet now at Luxbet
Lots of runners in the market here, based on form we fancy Guest Wing so back them or try laying the favourite once odds firm.
Flemington Race 6 Tips – Kensington Stakes (1000m)
- #1 Grand Duels from #3 Cardinal Virtue and #7 Warm Love – Bet now at Luxbet
Grand Duels resumes racing here before which they won back-to-back stakes races, classiest and most consistent runner. Good first up record too.
Flemington Race 7 Tips – Volunteer Fire Brigades Victoria Plate (1410m)
- #5 Imperial Command from #14 From The Terrace and #2 At The Heads – Bet now at Luxbet
Good draw and Michael Rodd in the mount, Imprerial Command can win this at nice odds.
Flemington Race 8 Tips – Australia Remembers Handicap (1800m)
- #1 Star Scream from #3 King Diamond and #10 Langridge Street – Bet now at Luxbet
Another outsider at generous double figure odds, Peter Moody’s Star Scream will surprise.