News About Archie Alexander

The Housemaid Does Work for Thousand Guineas Bid

The Housemaid Does Work for Thousand Guineas Bid

Ballarat trainer Archie Alexander will use the Wednesday performance of his improving filly The Housemaid at Ladbrokes Park Hillside as a guide to her 2016 Thousand Guineas potential this spring.

Jockey Craig Williams rides 2016 Thousand Guineas hope The Housemaid for her latest run at Ladbrokes Park this Wednesday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Alexander has the daughter of 2010 Caulfield ...

2016 TS Carlyon Cup Betting Odds & Tips

2016 TS Carlyon Cup Betting Odds & Tips

The penultimate event on the CF Orr Stakes Day program at Caulfield Racecourse on Saturday is the TS Carlyon Cup 2016, betting tips for the mile feature found below.

Amorino is the Races.com.au tip for an upset in Saturday’s 2016 TS Carlyon Cup at Caulfield on CF Orr Stakes Day. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

A final field of a dozen ...

Amorino Leads 2016 T.S. Carlyon Cup Field

Amorino Leads 2016 T.S. Carlyon Cup Field

Archie Alexander’s Group 1 performer Amorino will look to return to form with a first-up run at Caulfield Racecourse on CF Orr Stakes Day in the T.S. Carlyon Cup 2016 in Melbourne.

Amorino shoots for his first win in nearly a year first-up in Saturday’s 2016 T.S. Carlyon Cup at Caulfield. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

Set to run as ...

Durendal Accepted for 2016 John Dillion Stakes Field

Durendal Accepted for 2016 John Dillion Stakes Field

Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra’s Standish Handicap winner Durendal has been accepted for Tuesday’s John Dillion Stakes 2016 field at Caulfield Racecourse despite also being in the mix for this weekend’s Australia Stakes at Moonee Valley.

Standish Handicap winner Durendal is accepted for both the 2016 Australia Stakes on Saturday and the John Dillion Stakes on Tuesday. Photo: Ultimate ...

The Offer Heads 2015 Sandown Cup Nominations

The Offer Heads 2015 Sandown Cup Nominations

Gai Waterhouse’s Sydney Cup winner from last year The Offer is the highest-rated nominee for the Sandown Cup 2015 run over the two miles this Saturday as part of Zipping Classic Day.

The Offer shoots for a second two mile win in the 2015 Sandown Cup this Saturday on Zipping Classic Day. Photo: Steve Hart.

Montjeu seven-year-old The ...

Lucky Hussler Leads 2015 Sir Rupert Clarke Field & Weights

Lucky Hussler Leads 2015 Sir Rupert Clarke Field & Weights

After winning the handicap clash last Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival the Wangoom-based trainer Darren Weir will saddle-up the top weight Lucky Hussler in the Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes 2015 in Melbourne this weekend.

Lucky Hussler carries top weight in the 2015 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes in Melbourne on Saturday. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

Twelve months ago Weir prepared Trust In A ...

Four Late 2015 Melbourne Cup Entries

Four Late 2015 Melbourne Cup Entries

On Tuesday Racing Victoria received four late Melbourne Cup 2015 entries for the ‘race that stops a nation’ on November 3, including a French-trained international raider adding more interest to the Flemington classic this spring.

Chance To Dance (outside) is one of four 2015 Melbourne Cup late entries taken this week. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Originally there were 140 stayers ...

Amorino upsets the favouirte in 2015 Anniversary Vase

Amorino upsets the favouirte in 2015 Anniversary Vase

A classic Craig Williams ride resulted in Amorino upsetting the favourite Under The Louvre in the Listed $120,000 Anniversary Vase (1400m) at Caulfield today.

Amorino slices through the field to upset the favourite in the Anniversary Vase at Caulfield. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

Williams had Amorino ($13) travelling sweetly midfield before moving off the fence approaching the home turn and ...

2015 Mornington Cup Field & Barrier Draw Released

2015 Mornington Cup Field & Barrier Draw Released

A capacity field of 14 runners plus three emergencies has accepted for the Listed Mornington Cup (2400m), which is running this Saturday.

Index Linked will enjoy the inside jump from barrier one in the Mornington Cup. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

With a ballot exemption for the Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) during the spring awarded to the winner of the ...

2015 Adelaide Cup Betting Tips

2015 Adelaide Cup Betting Tips

The Group 2 Adelaide Cup (3200m) is the feature race running at Morphettville this afternoon (Monday) with 14 stayers set to tackle the two mile trip. With only a handful of Australian races run over two miles throughout the year, it is a rare chance for these horses to stretch their legs and tackle the distance.

Renew will enjoy the ...