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Adelaide Guineas 2017 Odds & Betting Update

Adelaide Guineas 2017 Odds & Betting Update

One of the key black-type features running at Morphettville Racecourse on South Australian Derby Day this weekend is the 2017 Adelaide Guineas, betting for which is firmly led by the flying Lee & Anthony Freedman-trained Petition. Due to jump as Morphettville Race 6 at 3:50pm (ACST), the $150,000 Listed Adelaide Guineas (1600m) field will now…

Hot Dipped Tops 2017 Tasmanian Oaks Field & Odds

Hot Dipped Tops 2017 Tasmanian Oaks Field & Odds

Brendan McShane’s flying filly Hot Dipped – dubbed the ‘Winx of the Apple Isle’ – is nearing odds-on territory in Tasmanian Oaks 2017 betting this Sunday at Launceston Racecourse as she shoots for a sixth straight win. Due to run as Race 6 at 4:08pm (AEDT) on the Vamos Stakes Day card, this season’s $100,000…

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. Alexander has the daughter of 2010 Caulfield Guineas winner Anacheeva in the mix for a shot at elite level glory on October 8, nominating the…

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. A final field of a dozen hopefuls is gathered for this year’s edition of the $150,000 Group 3 The Cup Club T.S. Carlyon Cup (1600m), which…

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. Set to run as Caulfield Race 8 at 5:00pm (AEST), this season’s $150,000 Group 3 The Cup Club T.S. Carlyon Cup (1600m) has…

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. The progressive Medaglia D’Oro four-year-old made it three wins on the trot on New Year’s Day at Flemington winning…

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. Montjeu seven-year-old The Offer is one of 22 early entries taken for this year’s $150,000 Listed Sandown Cup (3200m) for the genuine staying…

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. Twelve months ago Weir prepared Trust In A Gust (2014) to win the $400,000 Group 1 Anthea Crawford Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes…

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. Originally there were 140 stayers making up the nominations for the $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) this…

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. Williams had Amorino ($13) travelling sweetly midfield before moving off the fence approaching the home turn and was then able to weave a passage in the straight before dashing to the…