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2017 VRC St Leger Field & Odds: Miss Strathallan Favourite

2017 VRC St Leger Field & Odds: Miss Strathallan Favourite

A smart line-up of three-year-olds including easing favourite Miss Strathallan line-up at Flemington Racecourse on Tuesday in the VRC St Leger 2017 field in Melbourne. The ANZAC Day line-up at Flemington features two black-type events including the $200,000 Listed VRC St Leger (2800m) for the three-year-old stayers. The set weights plus penalties clash, a very…

2017 ANZAC Day Stakes Field & Betting: Merchant Navy Favourite

2017 ANZAC Day Stakes Field & Betting: Merchant Navy Favourite

Ciaron Maher’s undefeated colt Merchant Navy is the well-supported favourite in ANZAC Day Stakes 2017 betting for Flemington’s feature race this Tuesday in Melbourne. Two black-types take place at the track on ANZAC Day including a field of two-year-olds facing off in the $120,000 Listed ANZAC Day Stakes (1400m) under handicap conditions. Sitting top of…

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…

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…

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…

2016 Anzac Day Stakes Nominations Released

2016 Anzac Day Stakes Nominations Released

The nominations for Flemington’s Anzac Day public holiday meeting on Monday are now out including those for the Anzac Day Stakes 2016, one of two black-types on the program. This season’s $120,000 Listed Anzac Day Stakes (1400m) attracted 18 two-year-olds including four last start winners. Among those looking to string together multiple wins is the…

Authoritarian Scores Tough St Leger Win

Authoritarian Scores Tough St Leger Win

Promising stayer Authoritarian led from start to finish to record an impressive victory in the 2015 VRC St Leger at Flemington this afternoon. Authoritarian led from start to finish when he scored his maiden race win over 2424 metres at Geelong on April 8 and jockey Daniel Moor elected to attempt to replicate a similar…

2015 VRC St Leger Betting Tips

2015 VRC St Leger Betting Tips

The headline race at Flemington on Anzac Stakes Day is the VRC St Leger 2015 for the three-year-olds, betting tips for the set weights plus penalties feature detailed below. Set to run as Flemington Race 6 at 4:00pm (AEST), this year’s $200,000 Listed VRC St Leger (2800m) features a field of 14 led in the…

Petracca Heads 2015 Anzac Day Stakes Field & Odds

Petracca Heads 2015 Anzac Day Stakes Field & Odds

The nicely-drawn Darren Weir-trained grey Petracca is favoured to break his maiden status when he jumps top fancy in the Anzac Day Stakes 2015 at Flemington Racecourse this weekend. Based at Ballarat, the Starcraft gelding is one of 15 two-year-olds accepted to face off in the $120,000 Listed Phillip Schuler Anzac Day Stakes (1400m) on…