News About 2016 Australian Guineas

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. Formerly prepared by Stephen Marsh, the Zacinto gelding has had six career starts to date for five wins…

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…

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. There are 15 remaining runners in this year’s $750,000 Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) field following…

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. Melbourne has a partly cloudy day ahead with a top of 27 degrees and no chance of rain so the Flemington Good (4) track rating will remain…

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. Kiwi raider Xtravagant has remained clear favourite in 2016 Australian Guineas betting markets with this week and has cut into a current…

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. Due to run as Flemington Race 7 at 4:30pm (AEDT), this season’s $750,000 Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) features a full field…

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. Due to run as Flemington Race 7 at 4:30pm (AEDT) this season’s $750,000 Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) has attracted a full 16 starters and the current betting markets…

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. There are officially 25 entries in the mix for the $750,000 Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m)…

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. The Pentire colt travels across the Tasman on Wednesday to take his spot in the $750,000 Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) field on the…

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. High Chaparral colt Tivaci is assured of a run in the $750,000 Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) this weekend after his win in the Group…