Midweek Horse Racing – Wednesday February 2, 2011

Today there are five quality TAB meets set to run making for a big Wednesday in the world of horse racing, including a number of top metropolitan race days.

Major metro meetings are due to take place in Victoria, New South Wales, Queensland and Western Australia this afternoon and already premier online bookmaker Luxbet have markets and odds out on the day’s races.

Get ready for the Group racing action of the autumn continuing this Saturday with the Expressway Stakes at Rosehill by opening your account with Luxbet and while you’re there why not enjoy a Wednesday wager!

Horse Racing Today

  • Strathalbyn (SA) Race 1 jumps at 12:31pm (AEDST) – Bet now at Luxbet

In South Australia Strathalbyn has a bumper nine-race programme running today, things kicking off at 12:31pm (AEDST) with the $10,000 Betfair / Sabois Distance Maiden Plate (2050m).

Better races for the punters later in the day including Race 7 the $10,000 Glaetzer & Potts Blanc De Blancs / Sabois 3YO Rating 0 – 68 Handicap (1350m) at 4:08pm (AEDST) where #2 Final Command has an ideal draw and good lead up form to win at juicy odds.

  • Sandown (VIC)Race 1 jumps at 1:35pm (AEDST) – Bet now at Luxbet

One of the best race meets this Wednesday is the seven-event card at Betfair Park Sandown in Victoria, Race 1 the $30,000 Race-Tech Handicap (1200m) due to jump at 1:35pm (AEDST) and where we fancy the lightly-raced but consistent #7 Dominant Future to win for Mick Price.

Lots of great handicap showdowns to bet on at Sandown today including Race 4 the $30,000 Patinack Farm Handicap (1200m) at 3:20pm (AEDST) where our favourite filly is #11 Minnie Mah.

  • Warwick Farm (NSW) Race 1 jumps at 1:50pm (AEDST) – Bet now at Luxbet

New South Wales’ best racing action today is taking place at Warwick Farm with things getting underway at 1:50pm (AEDST) with $27,000 Free Entry Today Handicap (1600m).

Every race and field at Warwick Farm this Wednesday is worth checking the online horse racing odds for, including the day’s final event Race 7 – the $27,000 Riverside Handicap (1300m) at 5:40pm (AEDST) where we fancy #3 Merci Grand to win at good double figure odds if you get in early.

  • Eagle Farm (QLD)Race 1 jumps at 1:58pm (AEDST) – Bet now at Luxbet

In metropolitan Queensland, Brisbane’s Eagle Farm Racecourse has a quality seven-race meeting taking place today starting with the $13,000 Mittys Three-Year-Old Maiden Plate (1500m) at 1:58pm (AEDST).

Final two races on the card look the highlights including Race 6 the $13,000 Patinack Farm Fillies & Mares Class 3 Handicap (1200m) at 5:08pm (AEDST) where our top tip is #13 Quadaree coming off an impressive last start win.

  • Ascot (WA)Race 1 jumps at 3:33pm (AEDST) – Bet now at Luxbet

The final race meeting on this Wednesday is the eight-race programme at Ascot in WA, Race 1 the $20,000 Westspeed 2YO Plate (1100m) kicking things off at 3:33pm (AEDST).

Some quality Ascot races on the card including Race 5 the $20,000 Westspeed 3YO Handicap (1600m) at 6:08pm (AEDST) where we like the look of #8 Miss Vinnoire despite their wide draw.