News About 2014 Zipping Classic

Count Of Limonade Fighting Fit for Ballarat Cup 2014

Count Of Limonade Fighting Fit for Ballarat Cup 2014

Four-year-old entire Count Of Limonade may have been scratched from last Saturday’s Group 2 Zipping Classic (2400m) due to a high temperature but he shouldn’t be discounted in the Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m) this Saturday because of it.

Count Of Limonade missed out on a run in the 2014 Zipping Classic (pictured) due to a high temparature but is ready ...

Epingle Will Likely Back Up in Ballarat Cup 2014

Epingle Will Likely Back Up in Ballarat Cup 2014

Nominations for the Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m) were taken yesterday, with 35 stayers declaring for the race.

Epingle (inside) will likely back up from the Zipping Classic to the Ballarat Cup. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

Headlining the nominations is the Michael Kent-trained Epingle, who was seen just three days ago running second to Au Revoir in the Group ...

2014 Hong Kong Vase off the Cards for Au Revoir

2014 Hong Kong Vase off the Cards for Au Revoir

OTI Racing Director Terry Henderson has ruled out a trip to Hong Kong for Au Revoir, who won the Group 2 Zipping Classic (2400m) on Saturday.

Zipping Classic winner Au Revoir will not travel to Hong Kong in December. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

Directly following the win at Sandown, Henderson confirmed the Group 1 Hong Kong Vase (2400m) ...

2014 Zipping Classic Winner is Au Revoir

2014 Zipping Classic Winner is Au Revoir

Classy French import Au Revoir has delivered OTI Racing a second impressive staying title at Sandown this afternoon; kicking well in the final straight to take out the featured Group 2 Zipping Classic (2400m) by a bob of the head over a brave Epingle.

Au Revoir (outside) and Epingle (inside) locked in a fierce sprint battle late in the ...

2014 Zipping Classic Day Scratchings & Track Report

2014 Zipping Classic Day Scratchings & Track Report

Zipping Classic Day is set to host an impressive list of nine black type events at Sandown Racecourse today, highlighted by both the Group 2 Zipping Classic (2400m) and Group 2 Sandown Guineas (1600m) for three-year-olds.

Prince Of Penzance is favourite to take out the Group 2 Zipping Classic. Photo: Sarah Ebbett

Without doubt the biggest day at Sandown Racecourse ...

2014 Zipping Classic Betting Tips

2014 Zipping Classic Betting Tips

This Saturday a class line-up of end-of-season stayers will face off in the Zipping Classic 2014, betting tips and exotic selections for the weight-for-age Sandown feature detailed below.

Green Moon is the market mover and Races.com.au tip to win the 2014 Zipping Classic. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

There are nine gallopers engaged in this year’s $350,000 Group 2 ...

Rialya to be Ridden Quiet in Zipping Classic 2014

Rialya to be Ridden Quiet in Zipping Classic 2014

Former Adelaide Cup winner Rialya will be ridden quiet in Saturday’s 2014 Zipping Classic with new trainer Matt Laurie hoping the horse can finish strongly and atone for a string of unremarkable runs.

2012 Adelaide Cup winner Rialya is the triple figure roughie in 2014 Zipping Classic betting for this weekend. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The Mornington-based Laurie has been in ...

Green Moon to Improve in 2014 Zipping Classic

Green Moon to Improve in 2014 Zipping Classic

Owner Lloyd Williams has two chances to secure a seventh Zipping Classic win this weekend with his best hope being the on-the-improve former Melbourne Cup winner Green Moon.

Green Moon is owner Lloyd Williams’ best chance at a seventh Zipping Classic trophy on the weekend. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Williams and trainer Robert Hickmott withdrew their ‘sure-thing’ shot ...

Firm Track? Count Price Out of Zipping Classic 2014

Firm Track? Count Price Out of Zipping Classic 2014

Sandown Racecourse is currently rated a Good (3) but it will need to come down into the dead range for Caulfield-based trainer Mick Price not to scratch out his 2014 Zipping Classic hope on Saturday Count Of Limonade.

Glen Boss will be without a 2014 Zipping Classic ride if a firm track forces Count Of Limonade out of the ...

2014 Zipping Classic Distance Test for Spillway

2014 Zipping Classic Distance Test for Spillway

While confident his horse is in the right form to win Saturday’s Zipping Classic 2014, trainer David Hayes admits the step up to 2400m again could be Spillway’s downfall at Sandown Racecourse.

Spillway (outside) is a query over the 2400m in Saturday’s Zipping Classic 2014. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The Rail Link stallion is one of ...