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2017 Australian Guineas Target for Kiwi Import Ugo Foscolo

2017 Australian Guineas Target for Kiwi Import Ugo Foscolo

The Australian Guineas 2017 is shaping up as a nice Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival target for former Kiwi-trained Ugo Foscolo with the Group 1 winning three-year-old transferring to the Sydney stables of Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott.

Gai Waterhouse could target her third Australian Guineas win in 2017 with Kiwi expat Ugo Foscolo. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Formerly prepared by ...

2016 Australian Guineas Winner Palentino Gets Justice

2016 Australian Guineas Winner Palentino Gets Justice

Darren Weir’s up-and-coming colt Palentino atoned for a protest loss last time out returning to Flemington Racecourse to win the Australian Guineas 2016, but only after surviving another protest.

The Teofilo three-year-old was first past the post in the Group 3 CS Hayes Stakes (1400m) a fortnight ago, but lost on protest to Tivaci.

He suffered an early ...

Two Word 2016 Australian Guineas Form Guide

Two Word 2016 Australian Guineas Form Guide

Heading the Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival line-up at Flemington Racecourse this afternoon, Saturday March 5, is the three-year-olds facing off in the Australian Guineas 2016 – the exclusive Races.com.au Two Word Form Guide for the mile classic found below.

While not originally set for the 2016 Australian Guineas the Darren Weir-trained Mahuta is a winning hope in the mile classic ...

2016 Australian Guineas Day Scratchings & Track Report

2016 Australian Guineas Day Scratchings & Track Report

There is one Group 1 highlight on Australian Guineas Day 2016 at Flemington Racecourse today, Saturday March 5, as the action of the Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival continues.

Tulsa (outside) has scratched out of the 2016 Australian Guineas field in Melbourne to take on Press Statement in Sydney’s Randwick Guineas this afternoon. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Melbourne has a partly ...

2016 Australian Guineas Tips

2016 Australian Guineas Tips

Fifteen three-year-olds remain in contention for Saturday’s featured Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington Racecourse; offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager.

Jameka represents terrific value in 2016 Australian Guineas betting markets. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Kiwi raider Xtravagant has remained clear favourite in 2016 Australian Guineas betting markets ...

2016 Australian Guineas Form Guide & Betting Preview

2016 Australian Guineas Form Guide & Betting Preview

The sole Group 1 race in Melbourne this weekend is the Australian Guineas 2016 at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday, a detailed form guide analysis and betting preview for the three-years-old classic found below.

The in-form Mahuta jumps from the same barrier on Saturday – nine – that has produced the past two Australian Guineas winners at Flemington. Photo: Ultimate Racing ...

2016 Australian Guineas Field & Odds: Xtravagant Draws 3

2016 Australian Guineas Field & Odds: Xtravagant Draws 3

Kiwi raider Xtravagant has drawn ideally in barrier three in the capacity Australian Guineas 2016 field and will start favourite in the Flemington feature on Saturday.

Tivaci (outside) and Palentino (inside) will face off again in the 2016 Australian Guineas field on Saturday after running the CS Hayes Stakes quinella last time out. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

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Blinkers Considered for Perfect Reflection in Australian Guineas

Blinkers Considered for Perfect Reflection in Australian Guineas

Darren Weir is weighing up the option of putting blinkers on Group 1 winner Perfect Reflection who is the best fancied of the fillies to beat home the boys in the 2016 Australian Guineas at Flemington Racecourse this Saturday.

Trainer Darren Weir is set to saddle-up three single figure hopes in Saturday’s 2016 Australian Guineas at Flemington. Photo: Ultimate Racing ...

Xtravagant Brings His Game for Australian Guineas 2016 Bid

Xtravagant Brings His Game for Australian Guineas 2016 Bid

Co-trainer Stephen Autridge is confident the 2016 Australian Guineas favourite Xtravagant is “right on his game” ahead of the Kiwi galloper’s trip down under for the Flemington Group 1 this Saturday.

Palentino (pictured) is second favourite in 2016 Australian Guineas betting to beat the in-form New Zealand visitor Xtravagant on Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Pentire colt travels across ...

2016 Australian Guineas Option A for Tulsa

2016 Australian Guineas Option A for Tulsa

Local Flemington horseman Michael Moroney would prefer to keep Tulsa at home alongside stablemate Tivaci in Saturday’s Australian Guineas 2016 but is keeping Sydney’s Randwick Guineas as a back-up plan.

Tulsa (outside) will head to Sydney for the Randwick Guineas if balloted out of the 2016 Australian Guineas at home in Melbourne on Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

High Chaparral ...