News About 2012 Sandown Classic

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 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…

Rawnaq Ready for Zipping Classic 2012 Challenge

Rawnaq Ready for Zipping Classic 2012 Challenge

After an eye-catching third in the Victoria Derby earlier this month David Hayes’ fast improving Redoute’s Choice colt Rawnaq will go to open company this Saturday facing some star stayers in the 2012 Zipping Classic. The headline race at Sandown Racecourse this weekend, the $350,000 Group 2 Deadly Design Zipping Classic (2400m) has this year…

2012 Zipping Classic Final Field Features Mourayan

2012 Zipping Classic Final Field Features Mourayan

A field of just nine horses will line up for the 2012 Zipping Classic, according to the final field and barrier draw that was released this morning. Mourayan is one of two Melbourne Cup runners to grace the 2012 Zipping Classic’s final field. The seven-year-old placed a gallant seventh in the $6.2 million Melbourne Cup…