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2017 Goodwood Final Field: Black Heart Bart draws barrier 2

2017 Goodwood Final Field: Black Heart Bart draws barrier 2

Five times Group 1 winner Black Heart Bart’s chances of making it back to back wins in the Group 1 $1m Darley Goodwood (1200m) at Morphettville on Saturday have soared after the big bay drew barrier two in the capacity field.

Black Heart Bart, above, has drawn barrier 2 in the 2017 Goodwood at Morphettville. Photo by Ultimate Racing ...

Chautauqua On Top Of 2017 T.J. Smith Stakes Field

Chautauqua On Top Of 2017 T.J. Smith Stakes Field

The 2017 T.J. Smith Stakes field has been released and 15 horses have been included in the acceptances for the Group 1 event at Royal Randwick this afternoon.

Chautauqua is chasing a third straight victory in the T.J. Smith Stakes. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Chautauqua has won the past two editions of the T.J. Smith Stakes and he is ...

Equal Record 2017 Australia Stakes Win by Malaguerra

Equal Record 2017 Australia Stakes Win by Malaguerra

The Peter Gelagotis-trained Malaguerra returned to racing in awesome style at Moonee Valley on Friday night posting an equal track record victory in the Australia Stakes 2017.

2017 Australia Stakes winner Malaguerra will target the CF Orr – Futurity Stakes double in February. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Magnus five-year-old continued his gun 1200m record with a sixth ...

2017 Australia Stakes Betting Tips & Update

2017 Australia Stakes Betting Tips & Update

The Australia Stakes 2017 lights up Moonee Valley Racecourse tonight as one of the early autumn Group feature races and below are our insider betting tips plus updated odds on the event.

Malaguerra is the Races.com.au tip to win the 2017 Australia Stakes at Moonee Valley on Friday night first-up. Photo: Steve Hart.

Due to jump as Moonee Valley Race ...

Black Heart Bart Tops 2017 Australia Stakes Field & Odds

Black Heart Bart Tops 2017 Australia Stakes Field & Odds

Australia Stakes 2017 betting markets are now open on the hopeful sprinters facing off at Moonee Valley on Friday night and current favourite to take out the Group 2 is the Darren Weir-trained Black Heart Bart.

Black Heart Bart is favourite in 2017 Australia Stakes betting to post his first Moonee Valley win this Friday night. Photo: Jenny ...

2017 Australia Stakes Nominations Feature Black Heart Bart

2017 Australia Stakes Nominations Feature Black Heart Bart

Darren Weir’s three-time Group 1 winner Black Heart Bart is one of the key nominations taken for the Australia Stakes 2017 under the lights at Moonee Valley this Friday night.

Triple Group 1 winner Black Heart Bart is among 18 nominations taken for the 2017 Australia Stakes at Moonee Valley this Friday night. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

A host ...

Australia Stakes the Autumn Launch Pad for Black Heart Bart

Australia Stakes the Autumn Launch Pad for Black Heart Bart

Darren Weir has revealed that star gelding Black Heart Bart is likely to be kept to distances of a mile or less when he returns to racing during the forthcoming 2017 Autumn Carnival.

Black Heart Bart will return to racing in the Group 2 Australia Stakes on January 27th. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

A former Perth galloper, Black Heart ...

Doyle On Chetwood in 2017 Australia Stakes

Doyle On Chetwood in 2017 Australia Stakes

Godolphin hoop James Doyle will travel over from the UK at the end of the month to partner their returning galloper Chetwood in the Australia Stakes 2017 at Moonee Valley.

Peacock is one of two John O’Shea-trained runners heading into the 2017 Australia Stakes at Moonee Valley on January 27. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Twenty-eight-year-old Doyle is a regular ...

McEvoy to Ride Turn Me Loose in Australia Stakes 2017

McEvoy to Ride Turn Me Loose in Australia Stakes 2017

New Zealand horseman Murray Baker has confirmed the booking of Kerrin McEvoy for the stable’s Group 1 winner Turn Me Loose when he returns for the autumn in the 2017 Australia Stakes this month.

Three-time Group 1 winner Turn Me Loose returns in the Australia Stakes 2017 with Kerrin McEvoy aboard this month at Moonee Valley. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

Prepared ...

2017 Al Quoz Sprint Considered for Malaguerra

2017 Al Quoz Sprint Considered for Malaguerra

Stable manager Manny Gelagotis has confirmed the Dubai World Cup Carnival’s Al Quoz Sprint 2017 could be on the cards this March for the team’s Group 1 winning sprinter Malaguerra.

Darley Classic winner Malaguerra could head to Dubai in March for the 2017 Al Quoz Sprint. Photo: Steve Hart.

Speaking to Racenet this week, Gelagotis said organisers of ...