Tomorrow the latest Group race of the season is due to take place in Sydney with the Group 3 Newcastle Newmarket Handicap (1400m) running at Newcastle, but first up today punters have five Wednesday horse racing meetings to enjoy a bet on.
Racing today, Wednesday March 16, is due to run at country and city tracks in Victoria, New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia and Western Australia with the highlights being the bumper metro meets at Randwick and Doomben.
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Today’s Horse Racing
- Bendigo (VIC) – Race 1 jumps at 1:00pm (AEDST) – Bet now at Luxbet
Victoria’s sole TAB meet this Wednesday will take place at Bendigo where the first of eight races, the $15,000 You’re In Jayco Country Maiden Plate (1000m), is set to kick things off at 1:00pm (AEDST).
After the early afternoon maiden races there are some excellent handicap showdowns offering top betting opportunities including Bendigo Race 5 – the $22,500 Mosstrooper Jumps Day 19 June Country Showcase F&M 0 – 68 Handicap (1600m) at 3:20pm (AEDST) where our tip of the open field is #2 Motto’s Gem coming off some great form and drawn on the rails.
The other event not to miss is Bendigo Race 8 – the $22,500 TAB Sportsbet Country Showcase 0 – 62 Handicap (1300m) bringing things to a close at 5:20pm (AEDST) and where our money is on #1 Break The Habit.
- Gawler (SA) – Race 1 jumps at 1:08pm (AEDST) – Bet now at Luxbet
In South Australia Gawler Racecourse will be host to a top eight-event programme today starting with the $10,000 Adelaide Mini Garage / SABOIS Distance Maiden Plate (2100m) at 1:08pm (AEDST).
Gawler Race 7 is shaping up as a beauty when the $10,000 Peter Lehmann Barossa Blonde Rating 0 – 68 Handicap (1500m) jumps at 4:48pm (AEDST) and where our tip to win is the in-form #1 Imperial Line seeking their third win on the trot.
- Randwick (NSW) – Race 1 jumps at 1:15pm (AEDST) – Bet now at Luxbet
The best Wednesday horse racing will be held at Sydney’s Kensington Racecourse at Randwick today where a quality seven-race card is due to get underway at 1:15pm (AEDST) with the $27,000 Zetland Handicap (1300m) and our tip to win Race 1 is #2 Besa Bola for trainer Grahame Begg.
Every event at Randwick today is a handicap feature well worth checking out the online betting markets for at Luxbet.
Our other Randwick race tip of the day is to back #6 Shawnee Girl at their generous odds for Race 5 the $27,000 Jirsch Sutherland Handicap (2400m) at 3:40pm (AEDST).
- Doomben (QLD) – Race 1 jumps at 1:58pm (AEDST) – Bet now at Luxbet
The other major metro meet on today is at Queensland’s Doomben Racecourse, the action of a seven-race programme kicking off at 1:58pm (AEDST) with the $13,000 Blackwoods Brisbane Bloodstock Bonus Two-Years-Old Maiden Plate (1110m).
Doomben Race 6 looks the best for punters here with the $13,000 Good Year Engineering Fillies & Mares Class 3 Plate (1200m) jumping at 5:08pm (AEDST) and where we have our money on #4 Baa Baa Jet for the win through Luxbet.
- York (WA) – Race 1 jumps at 4:13pm (AEDST) – Bet now at Luxbet
The final Wednesday race meeting is due to take place at WA’s York Racecourse where the first of seven events, the $8,500 York Quality Butchers Maiden (1100m), will get things underway at 4:13pm (AEDST).
Don’t miss out on Race 5 the $9,500 L.J. Hooker York Handicap (1300m) at 6:45pm (AEDST) this evening where our pick of the field is #2 Sexy Saxon.