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2016 Australia Stakes Betting Tips

2016 Australia Stakes Betting Tips

The feature race in Melbourne this weekend kicking off the Autumn Carnival is Moonee Valley’s Australia Stakes 2016, betting tips for the weight-for-age sprint found below.

Durendal is the Races.com.au tip to win Saturday’s 2016 Australia Stakes at Moonee Valley Racecourse. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

Due to run as Moonee Valley Race 7 at 4:46pm (AEDT), this year’s $200,000 Group ...

Durendal Accepted for 2016 John Dillion Stakes Field

Durendal Accepted for 2016 John Dillion Stakes Field

Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra’s Standish Handicap winner Durendal has been accepted for Tuesday’s John Dillion Stakes 2016 field at Caulfield Racecourse despite also being in the mix for this weekend’s Australia Stakes at Moonee Valley.

Standish Handicap winner Durendal is accepted for both the 2016 Australia Stakes on Saturday and the John Dillion Stakes on Tuesday. Photo: Ultimate ...

CF Orr Target for Australia Stakes Runner Trust In A Gust

CF Orr Target for Australia Stakes Runner Trust In A Gust

There may be concerns about the first-up run of Trust In A Gust in Saturday’s Australia Stakes but if all goes well the 2016 CF Orr Stakes is next on the cards for the Darren Weir-trained Group 1 winner.

Dual Group 1 winner Trust In A Gust returns to racing in the 2016 Australia Stakes at Moonee Valley Racecourse ...

Rageese Ready for Australia Stakes 2016 Test

Rageese Ready for Australia Stakes 2016 Test

Returning Hawkes Racing youngster Rageese is going great guns according to co-trainer Wayne Hawkes who believes the Group 1 placed colt can handle the weight-for-age 2016 Australia Stakes at Moonee Valley on Saturday.

Dwayne Dunn has the ride on returning colt Rageese this weekend in the 2016 Australia Stakes at Moonee Valley in Melbourne. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

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Rebel Dane Tops 2016 Australia Stakes Odds

Rebel Dane Tops 2016 Australia Stakes Odds

Gary Portelli’s returning stallion Rebel Dane has opened the favourite and is firming in betting to take out the Australia Stakes 2016 first-up at Moonee Valley Racecourse this weekend.

Rebel Dane is firming favourite to win the 2016 Australia Stakes first-up at Moonee Valley Racecourse on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Saturday sees the official start of the Melbourne Autumn ...

Vilanova Heads 2016 Australia Day Cup Nominations

Vilanova Heads 2016 Australia Day Cup Nominations

Chris Waller’s former Queensland Derby placegetter Vilanova is nominated to return to racing next Tuesday in the Australia Day Cup 2016 at Royal Randwick Racecourse.

Group 2 winner Vilanova is the headline 2016 Australia Day Cup nominee for next Tuesday at Royal Randwick in Sydney. Photo: Daniel Costello.

A host of black-type racing takes place around the country ...

Holler Tackles Older Rivals in Australia Stakes Field 2016

Holler Tackles Older Rivals in Australia Stakes Field 2016

A Moonee Valley gallop on Tuesday morning has John O’Shea’s smart three-year-old Holler ready to tackle the older horses first-up in the 2016 Australia Stakes at the track this weekend.

Group 3 winning colt Holler is one of two three-year-olds running first-up against the older horses in the 2016 Australia Stakes this weekend at Moonee Valley. Photo: Ultimate Racing ...

2016 Australia Stakes Field Features Two Past Winners

2016 Australia Stakes Field Features Two Past Winners

Two previous winners of the Group 2 summer feature at Moonee Valley Racecourse headline the Australia Stakes 2016 field this weekend with Richie’s Vibe and Mourinho after another win in the sprint showdown.

Richie’s Vibe is one of two previous winners of the race in Saturday’s Australia Stakes 2016 field at Moonee Valley Racecourse. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

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2016 Australia Stakes Barrier Crucial for Mourinho Start

2016 Australia Stakes Barrier Crucial for Mourinho Start

Moe horseman Peter Gelagotis could save Group 1 winner Mourinho for the CF Orr Stakes next month if the veteran draws poorly for his Australia Stakes 2016 title defence this weekend.

Mourinho needs to draw well to run in the 2016 Australia Stakes this Saturday seeking back-to-back wins in the Moonee Valley Group 2. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

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2016 Australia Stakes Track Suits It Is Written

2016 Australia Stakes Track Suits It Is Written

A return to Moonee Valley Racecourse could also market the return to winning form for Robbie Griffiths’ track specialist It Is Written in the 2016 Australia Stakes this weekend in Melbourne.

It Is Written (outside) is out to improve on his second to Mourinho (inside) in the Australia Stakes from 12 months ago this Saturday at Moonee Valley. Photo: ...