News About 2016 Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival

Dissolute Heads 2016 Thoroughbred Club Cup Betting

Dissolute Heads 2016 Thoroughbred Club Cup Betting

The John O’Shea-trained Dissolute is top fancy to break his maiden status in the feature race at Caulfield Racecourse this weekend leading markets for Melbourne’s Thoroughbred Club Cup 2016. The sole Black-Type on the Caulfield race card on Saturday, this season’s $120,000 Listed Thoroughbred Club Cup (1200m) features a final field of 11 two-year-old sprinters….

Cool Chap Genuine VRC St Leger 2016 Chance

Cool Chap Genuine VRC St Leger 2016 Chance

A recent stable acquisition for Lee & Antony Freedman, genuine staying type Cool Chap is “one of the ones to beat” in Monday’s 2016 VRC St Leger at Flemington Racecourse according to co-trainer Lee. Formerly prepared by the suspended Peter Moody, the progressive High Chaparral three-year-old is one of the best in betting at to…

Sheidel Tops 2016 Bel Esprit Stakes Odds

Sheidel Tops 2016 Bel Esprit Stakes Odds

The David Hayes & Tom Dabernig-trained mare Sheidel is top fancy in Bel Esprit Stakes 2016 betting to take out the feature race at Caulfield Racecourse this Saturday in Melbourne. Heading the nine-race card running as Caulfield Race 8 at 4:35pm (AEST), this year’s $120,000 Listed Sheen Group Bel Esprit Stakes (1100m) is set to…

2016 VRC St Leger Field & Barriers Released

2016 VRC St Leger Field & Barriers Released

Flemington Racecourse is host to the major Melbourne ANZAC Day meeting on Monday, racing headlined by the VRC St Leger 2016. The second stakes race on the card, this year’s $200,000 Listed VRC St Leger (2800m) is due to run as Flemington Race 5 at 3:25pm (AEST) and features a final field of 14 three-year-olds….

Pyx Chamber Tops 2016 ANZAC Day Stakes Field

Pyx Chamber Tops 2016 ANZAC Day Stakes Field

This Monday at Flemington Racecourse two Black Types will highlight the ANZAC Day racing action including the ANZAC Day Stakes 2016 where the John O’Shea-trained Pyx Chamber will shoot for back-to-back wins. Due to run as Flemington Race 2 at 1:35pm (AEST) on the eight-race card, this year’s $120,000 Listed ANZAC Day Stakes (1400m) field…

Under The Louvre Leads 2016 Bel Esprit Stakes Field

Under The Louvre Leads 2016 Bel Esprit Stakes Field

Robert Smerdon’s Group 1 placed galloper Under The Louvre kicks off another autumn campaign this weekend in the Bel Esprit Stakes 2016 carrying top weight for the Caulfield sprint feature. Set to run as Caulfield Race 8 at 4:35pm (AEST) as the penultimate event on the Melbourne program this Saturday, the $120,000 Listed Sheen Group…

2016 VRC St Leger Nominations Feature Etymology

2016 VRC St Leger Nominations Feature Etymology

The headline race on the Flemington Racecourse card this Monday for the Anzac Day public holiday racing program is the VRC St Leger 2016, nominations for which feature ATC Derby graduate Etymology. First run in 1886 and one of two black-types on the card, this year’s $200,000 Listed VRC St Leger (2800m) has attracted 15…

Pretty Possum Chases Stakes Success in Bel Esprit

Pretty Possum Chases Stakes Success in Bel Esprit

Benalla horseman Russell Osborne is “hitting and hoping” for the best with his in-form mare Pretty Possum who chases her first black-type win in the 2016 Bel Esprit Stakes at Caulfield Racecourse on the weekend. Last time out the six-year-old daughter of Hillman went to Adelaide for a shot at Morphettville’s Listed Manihi Classic (1100m),…

2016 Bel Esprit Stakes Weights Released

2016 Bel Esprit Stakes Weights Released

The Robert Smerdon-trained Under The Louvre has been allocated the 60kg top weight for the feature race in Melbourne this weekend, the Bel Esprit Stakes 2016 running at Caulfield Racecourse on Saturday. On Tuesday the handicaps for all 29 nominees entered for this year’s $120,000 Listed Bel Esprit Stakes (1100m) were released by Racing Victoria,…

Charmed Harmony Heads 2016 Anniversary Vase Field & Odds

Charmed Harmony Heads 2016 Anniversary Vase Field & Odds

John Sadler’s widely-drawn top weight Charmed Harmony might have the gate and kilos to overcome on Saturday at Caulfield Racecourse, but the six-year-old is still co-favourite to take out this year’s Anniversary Vase 2016. The sole black-type on the Melbourne race card this weekend, the $120,000 Listed TROA Anniversary Vase (1400m) features a capacity field…