News About 2013 Melbourne Festival of Racing

2014 Canterbury Classic Final Field – Howmuchdoyouloveme To Carry 61kg

2014 Canterbury Classic Final Field – Howmuchdoyouloveme To Carry 61kg

Classy sprinter Howmuchdoyouloveme will carry the top-weight of 61kg when he returns to the races in the Listed Canterbury Classic (1100m) on Friday night. Howmuchdoyouloveme has recorded seven wins from 14 starts during what has been, at times, a controversial racing career and has shown that he has the ability to carry big weights to race…

Puissance De Lune On Top Of 2013 Makybe Diva Stakes Betting Market

Puissance De Lune On Top Of 2013 Makybe Diva Stakes Betting Market

Melbourne Cup favourite Puissance De Lune is a short-priced favourite to record his fifth straight victory when he contests the Group 1 Makybe Diva Stakes (1600m) at Flemington on Saturday. The imported stayer will step up to Group 1 level for the first time in the Makybe Diva Stakes that will be run as Race Six…

Memsie Stakes 2013 Tips & Selections

Memsie Stakes 2013 Tips & Selections

The 2013 edition of the Group 1 Memsie Stakes (1400m) may be the most anticipated in the storied history of the race, with a number of 2013 Spring Racing Carnival contenders set to begin their campaigns in the recently upgraded race. A field of fourteen legitimate Group 1 candidates will contest the Memsie Stakes at Caulfield…

Miracles Of Life Favourite In McNeil Stakes 2013 Betting Market

Miracles Of Life Favourite In McNeil Stakes 2013 Betting Market

Classy filly Miracles Of Life has been well backed to extend her unbeaten record when she resumes in the Group 3 McNeil Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on Saturday. Miracles Of Life will be returning to the races for the first time since her famous victory in the Group 1 Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) during the 2013…

2013 Alister Clark Stakes Night Tips – Moonee Valley Betting

2013 Alister Clark Stakes Night Tips – Moonee Valley Betting

Tonight one of the final Melbourne Festival or Racing feature meetings will light up Moonee Valley Racecourse with Alister Clark Stakes Night 2013– betting tips for which are detailed below. Moonee Valley Track Report Rail Position: True Position Entire Circuit Previous Rail: Out 7m Entire Circuit (11/03/2013) Track Condition: Dead (4) Weather: Fine Penetrometer: 4.63…

Mrs Onassis Claims Surprise 2013 Oakleigh Plate Win

Mrs Onassis Claims Surprise 2013 Oakleigh Plate Win

She may have flown under the radar in betting but nobody could deny the merit of Mrs Onassis’ performance as she scored the biggest win of her career in the Group 1 2013 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) at Caufield today. After a delayed start due to drama in the barriers that saw favourite Barakey scratched, the…

Can Ortensia Lug Big Weight to 2013 Oakleigh Plate Win?

Can Ortensia Lug Big Weight to 2013 Oakleigh Plate Win?

Globetrotting mare Ortensia returns for her first race on Australian soil since the 2011 Winterbottom Stakes and she faces the tough ask of carrying 58kg in the Group 1 2013 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) on Saturday. The seven-year-old was a genuine success story in her gruelling overseas campaign last year, winning the Group 1 Al Quoz…

Can Shamal Wind Blow 2013 Oakleigh Plate Rivals Away?

Can Shamal Wind Blow 2013 Oakleigh Plate Rivals Away?

If you aren’t familar with Shamal Wind you can be forgiven but the Robert Smerdon-trained filly is one of the top chances in the Group 1 2013 Oakleigh Plate (1100m). Second favourite at $6, Shamal Wind is the only three-year-old in the race and only debuted during the spring. The daughter of Dubawi is unbeaten…

Can Barakey Remain Unbeaten in 2013 Oakleigh Plate?

Can Barakey Remain Unbeaten in 2013 Oakleigh Plate?

When Perth sprinter Barakey lines up in the Group 1 2013 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) at Caulfield on Saturday, he will start a deserving favourite. But that doesn’t mean it will be easy. Currently a $3.40 top elect, the five-year-old has earned his spot at the top of betting market but faces by far the biggest…

Woorim Makes it to Melbourne for 2013 Oakleigh Plate Defence

Woorim Makes it to Melbourne for 2013 Oakleigh Plate Defence

Defending champion Woorim is safe and sound in Melbourne for the Group 1 2013 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) at Caulfield on Saturday but he nearly didn’t make it. Complications with the plane from Brisbane on Tuesday night turned a routine trip into an arduous six-hour journey. But after eventually arriving safely in Melbourne, trainer Robert Heathcote…