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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 ...

37 In 2016 Epsom Handicap Nominations

37 In 2016 Epsom Handicap Nominations

The 2016 Epsom Handicap nominations have been released and 37 horses are in contention for the Group 1 event that will be held at Royal Randwick on October 1.

Palentino and Black Heart Bart have both been included in the 2016 Epsom Handicap nominations. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Leading Victorian trainer Darren Weir has never previously had a horse ...

Black Heart Bart On Top Of Memsie Stakes Betting

Black Heart Bart On Top Of Memsie Stakes Betting

The 2016 Memsie Stakes odds of Black Heart Bart continue to shorten and the star galloper is set to start the Group 1 event at Caulfield this afternoon as a clear favourite.

Black Heart Bart will start the 2016 Memsie Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday as a dominant favourite. Photo by: Jenny Barnes

Black Heart Bart opened as a dominant ...

Four For Weir In 2016 Memsie Stakes Nominations

Four For Weir In 2016 Memsie Stakes Nominations

The 2016 Memsie Stakes nominations have been released and leading Victorian trainer Darren Weir has four horses in the initial entries for the Group 1 event.

Black Heart Bart is one of four Darren Weir-trained horses in the 2016 Memsie Stakes nominations. Photo by: Jenny Barnes

The Memsie Stakes has always been the major 2016 Spring Racing Carnival goal for ...

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 ...

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 ...

2016 Australian Guineas Tips

2016 Australian Guineas Tips

Fifteen three-year-olds remain in contention for Saturday’s featured Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington Racecourse; offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager.

Jameka represents terrific value in 2016 Australian Guineas betting markets. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Kiwi raider Xtravagant has remained clear favourite in 2016 Australian Guineas betting markets ...

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.

The in-form Mahuta jumps from the same barrier on Saturday – nine – that has produced the past two Australian Guineas winners at Flemington. Photo: Ultimate Racing ...

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 ...