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Top Of My List all the way winner in Japan Racing Association Plate

Top Of My List all the way winner in Japan Racing Association Plate

A well-judged front running ride by Tim Clark saw Top Of My List lead all of the way to win the Group 3 $150,000 Sharp Japan Racing Association Plate (2000m) at Randwick today. Top Of My List ($18) was having her first race start for a month but still had enough stamina to hold off…

2017 Japan Racing Association Plate Field & Odds

2017 Japan Racing Association Plate Field & Odds

A field of end-of-autumn staying types run in the Japan Racing Association Plate 2017 field at Royal Randwick on Saturday including the early favourite in the JRA Plate odds Astronomos. Drawn the rails with Craig Williams to ride the John Thompson-trained six-year-old, Astronomos is one of thirteen horses in the mix for the $150,000 Group…

Assign Wins Neville Sellwood Stakes

Assign Wins Neville Sellwood Stakes

Assign has justified a decision to run at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon with a strong performance for success in the Group 3 Neville Sellwood Stakes (2000m). Assign was a duel acceptor in both the Neville Sellwood Stakes and the Ladbrokes Mornington Cup in Victoria, but Macedon Lodge elected to saddle the horse on the rain-soaked…

Astronomos Leads 2017 Neville Sellwood Stakes Field & Odds

Astronomos Leads 2017 Neville Sellwood Stakes Field & Odds

John Thompson’s last start Randwick winner in the mud Astronomos leads Neville Sellwood Stakes 2017 betting to get through the Heavy going again in Sydney on Saturday. The New Approach six-year-old is one of nine gallopers taking to the Rosehill track in Race 3 at 1:35pm (AEDT) on The BMW Day in the $150,000 Group…

2017 Randwick Guineas Day Preview & Race Scratchings

2017 Randwick Guineas Day Preview & Race Scratchings

The Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival steps up a notch again at Royal Randwick Racecourse with the dual Group 1 Randwick Guineas Day 2017 meeting this afternoon – Sydney scratchings, a Randwick track report and full scratchings detailed below. After talk throughout the week of the Randwick meeting being called off due to a wet track,…

Maurus Over Priced in Doomben Cup 2016 Odds

Maurus Over Priced in Doomben Cup 2016 Odds

Warwick Farm horseman David Vandyke believes his progressive galloper Maurus is the over-priced runner and forgotten horse for Saturday’s 2016 Doomben Cup in Brisbane. There are 14 first acceptances for this year’s $650,000 Group 1 Hardy Brothers Doomben Cup (2000m), the final field for the weight-for-age classic out on Wednesday. Vandyke had three possible hopes…

Real Love Heads 2016 JRA Cup Betting Odds

Real Love Heads 2016 JRA Cup Betting Odds

Expat Perth mare Real Love is the shortest-priced stayer in JRA Cup 2016 betting at Doomben Racecourse on BTC Cup Day this weekend. A final field of 10 gallopers face off in the $125,000 Group 3 JRA Cup (2000m) on Saturday, the handicap clash due to run as Doomben Race 4 at 2:06pm (AEST). Sitting…

2016 JRA Cup Field Features Sir John Hawkwood

2016 JRA Cup Field Features Sir John Hawkwood

David Vandyke’s in-form Sydney raider Sir John Hawkwood has come up trumps with the inside barrier for Saturday’s JRA Cup 2016 at Doomben Racecourse on BTC Cup Day in Brisbane. The first of the four Group feature races on the card for the opening Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival meeting, this year’s $125,000 Group 3 JRA…

2016 Brisbane Cup Target for Maurus

2016 Brisbane Cup Target for Maurus

David Vandyke will trial Maurus at Hawkesbury on Monday with an eye on a Brisbane Cup 2016 run this winter after the five-year-old failed to gain a run at Royal Randwick on All Aged Stakes Day. Vandyke suffered a blow earlier in the week when the stable’s odds-on favourite to win the $500,000 Group 1…

2015 Newcastle Cup Betting Tips & Selections

2015 Newcastle Cup Betting Tips & Selections

This afternoon the Newcastle Gold Cup 2015 takes place outside of Sydney, betting tips for the handicap feature detailed below. A smart line-up of Sydney Spring Racing Carnival-bound stayers are engaged to face off in Newcastle Race 7 at 4:40pm (AEST) when this year’s $175,000 Group 3 XXXX Gold Newcastle Cup (2300m) takes place. Leading…