News About Australian Guineas 2016

2016 Australian Guineas Winner Palentino Gets Justice

2016 Australian Guineas Winner Palentino Gets Justice

Darren Weir’s up-and-coming colt Palentino atoned for a protest loss last time out returning to Flemington Racecourse to win the Australian Guineas 2016, but only after surviving another protest. The Teofilo three-year-old was first past the post in the Group 3 CS Hayes Stakes (1400m) a fortnight ago, but lost on protest to Tivaci. He…

Two Word 2016 Australian Guineas Form Guide

Two Word 2016 Australian Guineas Form Guide

Heading the Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival line-up at Flemington Racecourse this afternoon, Saturday March 5, is the three-year-olds facing off in the Australian Guineas 2016 – the exclusive Races.com.au Two Word Form Guide for the mile classic found below. There are 15 remaining runners in this year’s $750,000 Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) field following…

2016 Australian Guineas Form Guide & Betting Preview

2016 Australian Guineas Form Guide & Betting Preview

The sole Group 1 race in Melbourne this weekend is the Australian Guineas 2016 at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday, a detailed form guide analysis and betting preview for the three-years-old classic found below. Due to run as Flemington Race 7 at 4:30pm (AEDT), this season’s $750,000 Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) features a full field…

Xtravagant Brings His Game for Australian Guineas 2016 Bid

Xtravagant Brings His Game for Australian Guineas 2016 Bid

Co-trainer Stephen Autridge is confident the 2016 Australian Guineas favourite Xtravagant is “right on his game” ahead of the Kiwi galloper’s trip down under for the Flemington Group 1 this Saturday. The Pentire colt travels across the Tasman on Wednesday to take his spot in the $750,000 Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) field on the…

2016 Australian Guineas Option A for Tulsa

2016 Australian Guineas Option A for Tulsa

Local Flemington horseman Michael Moroney would prefer to keep Tulsa at home alongside stablemate Tivaci in Saturday’s Australian Guineas 2016 but is keeping Sydney’s Randwick Guineas as a back-up plan. High Chaparral colt Tivaci is assured of a run in the $750,000 Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) this weekend after his win in the Group…

Xtravagant Favourite in Pre-Field 2016 Australian Guineas Betting

Xtravagant Favourite in Pre-Field 2016 Australian Guineas Betting

New Zealand visitor Xtravagant leads the pre-field Australian Guineas 2016 betting markets ahead of the colt’s debut down under at Flemington Racecourse this weekend in Melbourne. The $750,000 Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) is the highlight race in Victoria on Saturday and of the 25 three-year-olds still officially in the mix, the early money is…

Xtravagant Leads 2016 Australian Guineas First Acceptances

Xtravagant Leads 2016 Australian Guineas First Acceptances

Boom New Zealand colt Xtravagant is the headline first acceptor taken for Saturday week’s Australian Guineas 2016 after first declarations for the Flemington feature closed on Tuesday. Running on March 5, this year’s $750,000 Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) originally attracted 110 nominations. That number is down to just 25 three-year-olds after first acceptances closed…