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2017 Newmarket Handicap Nominations Feature The Quarterback

2017 Newmarket Handicap Nominations Feature The Quarterback

Defending champion The Quarterback is one of the feature Newmarket Handicap 2017 nominations taken this week for the Flemington autumn sprint running on ‘Super Saturday’ in March.

The Quarterback is nominated to defend his title in the 2017 Newmarket Handicap this autumn on Super Saturday at Flemington. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

A total of 66 sprinters were paid for at ...

Prized Icon Among 2017 Australian Guineas Nominations

Prized Icon Among 2017 Australian Guineas Nominations

James Cummings’ Victoria Derby winner Prized Icon was on Monday one of a bumper crop of three-year-olds nominated for the Australian Guineas 2016 to run on March 4.

Prized Icon is one of the key 2017 Australian Guineas nominations this autumn. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Early entries for a host of upcoming Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival features closed yesterday ...

2017 Oakleigh Plate on Cards for Thermal Current

2017 Oakleigh Plate on Cards for Thermal Current

Next month’s Oakleigh Plate 2017 is shaping-up as a nice autumn target for Darren Weir’s short-distance horse Thermal Current.

Thermal Current could chase the 2017 Oakleigh Plate win on Blue Diamond Stakes Day for Darren Weir this autumn. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

The six-year-old son of Exceed And Excel posted a Flemington win last Saturday over 1000m defeating Bullpit ...

Flying Artie To Strike First-Up in Black Caviar Lightning 2017

Flying Artie To Strike First-Up in Black Caviar Lightning 2017

All the major Group 1 autumn sprints in Melbourne and Sydney are on the cards for Mick Price’s star colt Flying Artie who is set to kick off in the 2017 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes next month.

Coolmore Stud Stakes winner Flying Artie will resume at Flemington in the Black Caviar Lightning Stakes 2017. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

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Flying Artie Posts Dominant Win in Coolmore Stud Stakes

Flying Artie Posts Dominant Win in Coolmore Stud Stakes

Flying Artie has overcome the Spring Carnival’s most exciting field to win the 2016 Group 1 Coolmore Stud Stakes (1200m) at Flemington this afternoon.

Flying Artie soared home to win the Group 1 Coolmore Stud Stakes this afternoon. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Flying Artie was all but forgotten in Coolmore Stud Stakes betting markets as punters focused their attention on ...

2016 Coolmore Stud Stakes Tips & Odds Update

2016 Coolmore Stud Stakes Tips & Odds Update

There is still plenty of depth in the Coolmore Stud Stakes 2016 field and betting markets after the scratching of Capitalist, tips and an odds update for the Derby Day sprint showdown found below.

Russian Revolution is the Races.com.au upset 2016 Coolmore Stud Stakes winning tip. Photo: Steve Hart.

Set to run as Flemington Race 5 at 2:25pm (AEDT), this ...

Capitalist Scratched from Coolmore Stud Stakes 2016

Capitalist Scratched from Coolmore Stud Stakes 2016

Peter & Paul Snowden’s Golden Slipper winning colt Capitalist has been scratched from Saturday’s 2016 Coolmore Stud Stakes field due to a stone bruise.

Capitalist is scratched from the 2016 Coolmore Stud Stakes field due to a stone bruise. Photo: Steve Hart.

The Written Tycoon colt will miss a start-studded edition of the $500,000 Group 1 Coolmore Stud Stakes...

2016 Coolmore Stud Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

2016 Coolmore Stud Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

A top-class field of three-year-old sprinters take to Flemington Racecourse on Derby Day this weekend in the Coolmore Stud Stakes 2016, a full form guide preview and betting analysis for which is found below.

The 2016 Coolmore Stud Stakes form suggests the undefeated Russian Revolution could be over the odds to win the Flemington classic on Saturday. Photo: Steve ...

Astern Up to Coolmore Stud Stakes 2016 Challenge

Astern Up to Coolmore Stud Stakes 2016 Challenge

Champion jockey James McDonald believes his mount in Saturday’s 2016 Coolmore Stud Stakes Astern is up to the challenge of defeating the likes of Extreme Choice and Capitalist in the Derby Day sprint showdown.

Astern is one of the best in 2016 Coolmore Stud Stakes betting for his first run at Flemington on Saturday’s Derby Day card. Photo: Steve Hart....

2016 Coolmore Stud Stakes Odds: Extreme Choice Favourite

2016 Coolmore Stud Stakes Odds: Extreme Choice Favourite

Mick Price’s last start Moir Stakes winner Extreme Choice has opened narrow favourite in the Coolmore Stud Stakes 2016 to score back-to-back Group 1 wins this weekend.

Extreme Choice is the firming favourite in a top class 2016 Coolmore Stud Stakes field at Flemington this weekend. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The $500,000 Group 1 Coolmore Stud Stakes (1200m) runs ...