News About 2015 Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival

Brisbane Group 1s Next for The Straight Six Winner Lumosty

Brisbane Group 1s Next for The Straight Six Winner Lumosty

Two possible Group 1 assignments in Brisbane are now calling for the Robert Smerdon-trained filly Lumosty after her all-too-easy 2015 The Straight Six win at home at Flemington this weekend. The three-year-old daughter of Fastnet Rock jumped the odds-on favourite through in the first of two black type features in Melbourne this Saturday, the $120,000…

Flemington Track Report & Scratchings – 23/05/2015

Flemington Track Report & Scratchings – 23/05/2015

This Saturday in Melbourne the best racing action runs at the famous Flemington Racecourse, the bumper nine-race line-up headlined by two black type features. It is a sunny day trackside at Flemington today with a top temperature of a cool 20 degrees and no chance of rain. As of 7:45am (AEST) this morning the Flemington…

Sonntag Heads 2015 Andrew Ramsden Stakes Nominations & Weights

Sonntag Heads 2015 Andrew Ramsden Stakes Nominations & Weights

Henry Dwyer’s last start Flemington winner Sonntag is the top-rated and weighted of the Andrew Ramsden Stakes 2015 nominations taken for the two mile clash in Melbourne this weekend. There are a total of 18 stayers making up the early entries for this year’s $200,000 Listed Andrew Ramsden Stakes (3200m), Flemington’s other two mile showdown…

2015 Melbourne Cup Aim for Snow Sky

2015 Melbourne Cup Aim for Snow Sky

English galloper Snow Sky is on track for a spring bid down under targeting the iconic Melbourne Cup 2015 at Flemington Racecourse on the first Tuesday of November. The Sir Michael Stoute-trained Nayef stallion has already amassed over $2.8 million in prize money and will be looking to add to that dramatically with the world’s…

Black Vanquish Leads 2015 Thoroughbred Club Cup Field & Odds

Black Vanquish Leads 2015 Thoroughbred Club Cup Field & Odds

The sole black-type on the Caulfield race card this Saturday in Melbourne is the Thoroughbred Club Cup 2015 sprint showdown where Tom Hughes’s lightly-raced two-year-old Black Vanquish is the best fancied juvenile in the mix. Originally this year’s $120,000 Listed Thoroughbred Club Cup (1200m) drew an above capacity field with 12 confirmed starters plus two…

2015 Oaklands Plate Nominations

2015 Oaklands Plate Nominations

A diminutive number of Oaklands Plate 2015 nominations were taken by the South Australian Jockey Club (SAJC) on Monday with nine two-year-olds entered for the Robert Sangster Stakes Day showdown. It was only single-figure entries for this year’s $80,000 Listed Oaklands Plate (1600m), the mile clash running under set weights plus penalties conditions for juveniles…

Authoritarian Scores Tough St Leger Win

Authoritarian Scores Tough St Leger Win

Promising stayer Authoritarian led from start to finish to record an impressive victory in the 2015 VRC St Leger at Flemington this afternoon. Authoritarian led from start to finish when he scored his maiden race win over 2424 metres at Geelong on April 8 and jockey Daniel Moor elected to attempt to replicate a similar…

2015 VRC St Leger Betting Tips

2015 VRC St Leger Betting Tips

The headline race at Flemington on Anzac Stakes Day is the VRC St Leger 2015 for the three-year-olds, betting tips for the set weights plus penalties feature detailed below. Set to run as Flemington Race 6 at 4:00pm (AEST), this year’s $200,000 Listed VRC St Leger (2800m) features a field of 14 led in the…

Petracca Heads 2015 Anzac Day Stakes Field & Odds

Petracca Heads 2015 Anzac Day Stakes Field & Odds

The nicely-drawn Darren Weir-trained grey Petracca is favoured to break his maiden status when he jumps top fancy in the Anzac Day Stakes 2015 at Flemington Racecourse this weekend. Based at Ballarat, the Starcraft gelding is one of 15 two-year-olds accepted to face off in the $120,000 Listed Phillip Schuler Anzac Day Stakes (1400m) on…

All I Survey Leads 2015 VRC St Leger Stakes Field & Odds

All I Survey Leads 2015 VRC St Leger Stakes Field & Odds

Pat Carey’s Domesday gelding All I Survey has opened favourite to win for just the second time when he races at Flemington’s Anzac Day meeting in the VRC St Leger Stakes 2015. Due to jump as Flemington Race 6 at 4:00pm (AEST), this year’s $200,000 Listed VRC St Leger (2800m) features a final field of…