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Distillation Claims 2014 Group 3 Lord Reims Stakes

Distillation Claims 2014 Group 3 Lord Reims Stakes

Well-trialled local Distillation has dictated the pace only 800 metres into running and maintained control to claim the 2014 Group 3 Lord Reims Stakes (2600m) at Morphettville Racecourse ahead of Base and Waltzing To Win this afternoon. Having jumped from the gates fairly, the classy Half Hennessy gelding initially took up a place on the…

David Jones Cup 2011 Field Features Caulfield Cup Emergencies

David Jones Cup 2011 Field Features Caulfield Cup Emergencies

Two of the four emergency runners accepted for this Saturday’s Caulfield Cup 2011 field are more likely to run in one of the day’s other Group race features with Lucky Eighty Eight and Midnight Martini also paid up for in the $125,000 Group 3 David Jones Cup (2000m). Sitting as the second and fourth emergencies…

David Jones Cup Entries 2011 Melbourne Cup-Bound

David Jones Cup Entries 2011 Melbourne Cup-Bound

The staying horses will be out in force on Caulfield Cup Day this Saturday with a number of Melbourne Cup 2011 hopefuls racing in one of the meeting’s major support races, the 2011 David Jones Cup. Registered last spring as the Coongy Handicap, this year the $125,000 Group 3 David Jones Cup (2000m) attracted 36…

Caulfield Stakes 2011 Nominations Feature Cox Plate & Cups Hopes

Caulfield Stakes 2011 Nominations Feature Cox Plate & Cups Hopes

A host of major Cox Plate and Spring Cups hopes have been nominated for the 2011 Caulfield Stakes this Saturday, the weight-for-age showdown one of three Group 1 features on a crack Caulfield Guineas Day programme. The $400,000 Group 1 Caulfield Stakes (2000m), formerly known as the Yalumba Stakes, was last year won by the…

Makybe Diva Stakes 2011 Draws Dual State Nominations

Makybe Diva Stakes 2011 Draws Dual State Nominations

The richest race at Flemington’s opening spring meet this Saturday, the 2011 Makybe Diva Stakes, has attracted 19 nominations including six horses that are also entered for the feature race in Sydney on the same day, the Chelmsford Stakes at Royal Randwick. Robert Hickmott’s trio At First Sight, Base and Midas Touch; along with the…

2011 Queens Cup Result – Waller Strikes Again With Syreon

2011 Queens Cup Result – Waller Strikes Again With Syreon

Chris Waller has capped off an amazing 2011 Golden Slipper day by taking out the Group 3 Queens Cup at Rosehill. Syreon was a $13.00 chance pre-race, and raced away from the field to record an impressive win, while Beijing Boy was second and race favourite Base was third. Syreon capped off a memorable day…

Queens Cup Betting and Tips on 2011 Golden Slipper Day

Queens Cup Betting and Tips on 2011 Golden Slipper Day

The Group 3 Queens Cup will be run as race 8 on Golden Slipper day, and it shapes as a very even betting race. The Robert Hickmott trained Base goes into the race favourite after stringing together three wins in a row in Victoria. Base is a $4.60 favourite and will be ridden by Craig…

2011 Queen’s Cup Final Field & Barrier Draw – Golden Slipper Day

2011 Queen’s Cup Final Field & Barrier Draw – Golden Slipper Day

The $125,000 Group 3 Queen’s Cup (2000m) is one of the nine Group races taking place for Golden Slipper Day 2011 at Rosehill this Saturday and a full field of 16 gallopers have been accepted for the staying showdown. Scheduled to run as Rosehill Race 8 at 4:50pm (AEDST), the 2011 Queen’s Cup field is…

2011 Coolmore Classic Day Scratchings

2011 Coolmore Classic Day Scratchings

The much anticipated Coolmore Classic Day has finally arrived and there have been minimal scratching in the nine races running today March 19, 2011. The two main scratchings feature in the headline event, the Group 1 Coolmore Classic, with Lady Lynette and Purple both withdrawn from the race due to an elevated temperature. Peter Snowden’s…

Rosehill Race 8 Tips – 2011 Sky High Stakes Betting & Odds

Rosehill Race 8 Tips – 2011 Sky High Stakes Betting & Odds

One of the final showdowns on the Coolmore Classic Day race-card at Rosehill tomorrow will be the $100,000 Listed Sky High Stakes (1900m) and below the Races.com.au team have the best 2011 Sky High Stakes betting tips and odds. The 2011 Sky High Stakes is scheduled to run as Rosehill Race 8 tomorrow jumping at…