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2017 Australian Guineas Target for Kiwi Import Ugo Foscolo

2017 Australian Guineas Target for Kiwi Import Ugo Foscolo

The Australian Guineas 2017 is shaping up as a nice Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival target for former Kiwi-trained Ugo Foscolo with the Group 1 winning three-year-old transferring to the Sydney stables of Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott.

Gai Waterhouse could target her third Australian Guineas win in 2017 with Kiwi expat Ugo Foscolo. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Formerly prepared by ...

2016 Frances Tessady Stakes Results: Wawail Wins for the Punters

2016 Frances Tessady Stakes Results: Wawail Wins for the Punters

The well-backed David Hayes & Tom Dabernig-trained Wawail saluted for the punters in the penultimate event at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday winning the Frances Tressady Stakes 2016.

In her first win since the Group 2 Kewney Stakes (1400m) at the same track 12 months ago during last year’s Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival, the four-year-old daughter of Lonhro ...

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 suffered an early ...

Roy Higgins Winner Real Love Onto 2016 Adelaide Cup

Roy Higgins Winner Real Love Onto 2016 Adelaide Cup

Melbourne Cup winning trainer Darren Weir will chase another prestigious two mile race next start with impressive mare Real Love heading into the Adelaide Cup 2016 on the back of a gutsy Flemington win in Saturday’s Roy Higgins Quality.

Darren Weir’s Roy Higgins Quality winner Real Love heads into the 2016 Adelaide Cup over the two miles. Photo: Ultimate Racing ...

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.

While not originally set for the 2016 Australian Guineas the Darren Weir-trained Mahuta is a winning hope in the mile classic ...

2016 Australian Guineas Day Scratchings & Track Report

2016 Australian Guineas Day Scratchings & Track Report

There is one Group 1 highlight on Australian Guineas Day 2016 at Flemington Racecourse today, Saturday March 5, as the action of the Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival continues.

Tulsa (outside) has scratched out of the 2016 Australian Guineas field in Melbourne to take on Press Statement in Sydney’s Randwick Guineas this afternoon. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Melbourne has a partly ...

Abidewithme Leads 2016 Frances Tressady Stakes Field & Betting

Abidewithme Leads 2016 Frances Tressady Stakes Field & Betting

Peter Moody will saddle-up Abidewithme in Saturday’s Frances Tressady Stakes 2016 field at Flemington Racecourse with the six-year-old leading early betting markets on the Australian Guineas Day event.

Group 2 winner Wawail is one of the top fancies in Saturday’s 2016 Frances Tressady Stakes field at Flemington Racecourse. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

A total of 13 fillies and mares line-up in ...

Burning Front Leads 2016 Rewards Stakes Field & Odds

Burning Front Leads 2016 Rewards Stakes Field & Odds

The Darren Weir-trained Burning Front has opened favourite to win his third straight race this Saturday at Flemington Racecourse in the Rewards Stakes 2016 on Australian Guineas Day.

Burning Front is favourite to continue a nice winning streak with success in Flemington’s 2016 TAB Rewards Stakes this Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Due to run as Flemington Race ...

2016 Australian Guineas Field & Odds: Xtravagant Draws 3

2016 Australian Guineas Field & Odds: Xtravagant Draws 3

Kiwi raider Xtravagant has drawn ideally in barrier three in the capacity Australian Guineas 2016 field and will start favourite in the Flemington feature on Saturday.

Tivaci (outside) and Palentino (inside) will face off again in the 2016 Australian Guineas field on Saturday after running the CS Hayes Stakes quinella last time out. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Due to run ...

Lumosty Kicks off 2016 The Galaxy Bid at Flemington

Lumosty Kicks off 2016 The Galaxy Bid at Flemington

An easy first-up run in Listed company is on the cards for the returning Robert Smerdon-trained mare Lumosty this Saturday at Flemington as the four-year-old tracks towards The Galaxy 2016 in Sydney.

The Galaxy-bound mare Lumosty resumes in Melbourne this Saturday with Mark Zahra to ride the multiple Group 2 winner first-up. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

Caulfield horseman Smerdon will ...