The racing world turns its attention to the Gold Coast tomorrow for the 2013 Magic Millions Racing Carnival which features a bumper eight-race program.
One of the key support races to the lucrative two and three-year-old races is the 2013 Magic Millions Cup which sees an even field of gallopers compete for a share of $330,000 in prizemoney.
The betting market is open, with Steel Zip a slight favourite at $5.50 but closely followed by Phelan Ready ($6), Fast Clip ($7), Startsmeup ($7) and Stratford ($9).
The market is compressed throughout with Triple Elegance and Biggles also falling under double figures at $9 while others featuring in betting include Sons Of God ($15) and Celtic Dancer ($21).
Struggling to find a winner amongst this tight field? Keep reading as the Races.com.au form experts have been hard at work to bring you our very best betting selections.
#Phelan Ready $7
Tipping the former Magic Millions Classic and Golden Slipper winner to overcome a wide draw and break a drought that is now at three years and nine months.
He’ll carry 58.5kg but is used to carrying big weights and his lead-up form has been fantastic, placing in his three most recent starts, all at stakes level.
Has been set for the race, has won at the track and has experienced rider Damian Browne to help him find the best position from the wide alley.
Biggles has been in terrific form this preparation with two wins and two seconds from his last four starts.
Won at the track in the Gold Market Handicap on New Year’s Day against a number of Saturday’s rivals and gets in well at the weights with 55.5kg.
Sons Of God faces a step up in class but has been in terrific form this preparation with top three finishes in his last eight starts and carries the minimum weight of 54kg.
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