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Brisbane Handicap 2013 Odds – Two Horse Battle for Top Spot

Brisbane Handicap 2013 Odds – Two Horse Battle for Top Spot

One of the five black type features on the Doomben race card this Saturday is the 2013 Brisbane Handicap where the Rob Heathcote-trained Fillydelphia and market mover Black Cash are battling for favouritism. Running as the sixth race in Brisbane the $80,000 Listed Pages Event Equipment Brisbane Handicap (1600m) is due to jump at 3:40pm…

2013 Villiers Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

2013 Villiers Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

This Saturday the sole Group race held down under will be Sydney’s Villiers Stakes 2013, the Races.com.au team’s exclusive form guide and betting preview for which is listed below. With the course proper at Randwick not ruled fit for racing after a recent renovation, the Villiers Stakes Day races will instead be held on the…

Absalon Wide but Ready for 2013 Villiers Stakes

Absalon Wide but Ready for 2013 Villiers Stakes

Sam Kavanagh’s last start Recognition Stakes winner Absalon may have come up with an awkward barrier for their Sydney assignment this weekend but their trainer has confirmed they will press on and run in the Villiers Stakes 2013. Heading the action at Randwick’s Kensington track on Saturday, the field for this year’s $175,000 Group 2…

Fillydelphia Tops 2013 Brisbane Handicap Field

Fillydelphia Tops 2013 Brisbane Handicap Field

This weekend Rob Heathcote’s in-form mare Fillydelplhia will shoot for her second win from three starts when she takes on a top field of milers in Doomben’s Brisbane Handicap 2013. One of five stakes races on the Brisbane race card on Saturday, this year’s $80,000 Listed Pages Event Equipment Brisbane Handicap (1600m) has drawn a…

2013 Villiers Stakes Field Released

2013 Villiers Stakes Field Released

The headline Sydney Summer Racing Carnival event is set to light up track this Saturday with a 14-horse field announced to contest the Villiers Stakes 2013. A major target for many end-of-season stayers, this year’s $175,000 Group 2 Villiers Stakes (1550m) is set to run as Race 6 at 4:30pm (AEST). The venue change from…

Recognition Stakes Odds 2013 – Fillydelphia Narrow Favourite

Recognition Stakes Odds 2013 – Fillydelphia Narrow Favourite

Rob Heathcote’s last start Eagle Farm winner Fillydelphia has opened narrow favourite in a tight 2013 Recognition Stakes betting battle for the Doomben feature this weekend. The six-year-old daughter of Bianconi took her career wins into double digits on November 16 when she scored and easy three and a half length win over 1400m in…

2011 Guineas Prelude Tips & Caulfield Race Form

2011 Guineas Prelude Tips & Caulfield Race Form

With early Caulfield Guineas 2011 favourite Smart Missile racing in Saturday’s elite level Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes at Caulfield, a crack field of fellow Guineas-bound three-year-olds will face off in the Caulfield Guineas Prelude and below are the Races.com.au team’s insider tips and form on the feature. Running as Caulfield Race 5 at 3:00pm (local…

Golden Archer Chases Helmet in Caulfield Guineas Prelude 2011 Odds

Golden Archer Chases Helmet in Caulfield Guineas Prelude 2011 Odds

After opening the clear favourite in the 2011 Caulfield Guineas Prelude betting for this Saturday, dual Group 1 winning colt Helmet looks to have some stiff competition for the top spot with punters crunching rival Golden Archer in the fixed-odds markets. An elite level winner over the distance, the Peter Snowden-trained Helmet was initially quoted…

Running Tall Wins in 2011 Caulfield Guineas Prelude Barrier Draw

Running Tall Wins in 2011 Caulfield Guineas Prelude Barrier Draw

The Danny O’Brien-trained roughie Running Tall has secured the inside running from barrier one when they take on a crack field in Saturday’s Caulfield Guineas Prelude 2011 at Caulfield, the colt to face off against the likes of dual Group 1 winner Helmet and the Peter Moody-trained Golden Archer. One of the key support races…

Seven Challenge Sepoy in 2011 Danehill Stakes Field

Seven Challenge Sepoy in 2011 Danehill Stakes Field

Boom colt Sepoy will face seven brave rivals as the Blue Diamond Stakes – Golden Slipper winner seeks their second win of the season in Saturday’s Danehill Stakes 2011 at Flemington. Peter Snowden’s genius juvenile Sepoy showed they were ready for more of the same track brilliance in their three-year-old season, winning the Listed Vain…