News About 2012 Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival

2015 Melbourne Cup Suits Japan’s Curren Mirotic

2015 Melbourne Cup Suits Japan’s Curren Mirotic

It has been nearly a decade since they ran the quinella in the ‘race that stops a nation’ and now the Japanese could be back in the form of Curren Mirotic who looks perfectly suited to the two miles of the Melbourne Cup 2015. In 2006 it was the Katsuhiko Sumii-trained stablemates Delta Blues and…

2012 Sandown Guineas Tips & Selections

2012 Sandown Guineas Tips & Selections

A talented line-up of 16 three-year-olds are due to face off in the Sandown Guineas 2012 on Zipping Classic Day in Melbourne this Saturday and to make sure your money is on the right youngster below are our insider tips and selections for Sandown Race 7. There are currently two horses vying for top spot…

2012 Sandown Stakes Betting Tips

2012 Sandown Stakes Betting Tips

A crack line-up of end of season features will light up Melbourne’s Sandown Racecourse this Saturday including the Sandown Stakes 2012– betting tips for which have been exclusively selected and detailed below by the expert team of tipsters at Races.com.au. Twelve hopefuls were originally accepted for this year’s edition of the $150,000 Group 3 Sandown…

Eclipse Stakes 2012 Tips & Preview

Eclipse Stakes 2012 Tips & Preview

The action of the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival comes to a close this Saturday with Zipping Classic Day, one of the meeting’s feature races being the 2012 Eclipse Stakes – tips and a betting preview for which are detailed below. Having attracted a 10-horse field this year’s $150,000 Group 3 Eclipse Stakes (1800m) is scheduled…

Sandown Guineas 2012 Form Guide & Betting Preview

Sandown Guineas 2012 Form Guide & Betting Preview

One of the two feature races on a crack Zipping Classic Day program this Saturday is the three-year-olds’ 2012 Sandown Guineas– form guide facts and a detailed betting preview for which are detailed exclusively for Races.com.au readers below. Set to run as Sandown Race 7 at 4:10pm (AEST) the $350,000 Group 2 Sportingbet Sandown Guineas…

Ibicenco Heads Sandown Cup Betting Odds 2012

Ibicenco Heads Sandown Cup Betting Odds 2012

Luca Cumani’s one-time Melbourne Cup hopeful Ibicenco has opened favourite for another two-mile spring showdown, the English raider the top fancy for this Saturday’s 2012 Sandown Cup. The Shirocco stallion was bought over with two other stablemates as Cumani looked to break through with his maiden victory in the world’s richest handicap. Five-year-old Ibicenco however…

Bowman Confident of Lunar Rise in Sandown Guineas 2012

Bowman Confident of Lunar Rise in Sandown Guineas 2012

Top Aussie hoop Hugh Bowman has a strong book of rides on Zipping Classic Day at Melbourne’s Sandown Racecourse this Saturday including aboard the Bart Cummings-trained up-and-comer Lunar Rise in the 2012 Sandown Guineas. The smart Starcraft gelding has won three of their eight starts to date, most recently taking out the Group 3 Inglis…

Mourayan Set to Fire in Zipping Classic 2012

Mourayan Set to Fire in Zipping Classic 2012

It is a tough ask for a horse to back up from a testing Melbourne Cup run but on Saturday Mourayan will do just that and jump the favourite in the 2012 Zipping Classic at Sandown Hillside. The Robert Hickmott-trained seven-year-old has enjoyed another impressive season posting a Group 3 win in the Craven Plate…

2012 Sandown Guineas Test for Moreau

2012 Sandown Guineas Test for Moreau

Mornington trainer Dean Binaisse has his fingers crossed that this Saturday will see his smart Snitzel filly Moreau finally break her maiden status when she steps up in class for the Sandown Guineas 2012 on Zipping Classic Day. The three-year-old has been super consistent over her seven start career to date racking up a somewhat…

2012 Zipping Classic Form Guide & Betting Preview

2012 Zipping Classic Form Guide & Betting Preview

This Saturday the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival action draws to a close at Sandown Hillside with the day’s racing headlined by the Zipping Classic 2012 – the Races.com.au team’s exclusive form analysis and betting guide for which is detailed below. Set to jump at 3:30pm (AEST) as Sandown Race 6 the $350,000 Group 2 Zipping…