News About Beirut

Beirut Bows Out the Spring Stakes 2016 Winner

Beirut Bows Out the Spring Stakes 2016 Winner

A trip to Adelaide proved a winning move for the Henry Dwyer-trained mare Beirut who won her career swansong with a Morphettville victory in the 2016 Spring Stakes over the weekend.

2016 Spring Stakes winner Beirut broke her Group maiden status in her final career run before retiring to the breeding barn. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

The six-year-old daughter of ...

Spring Stakes Tips and Betting

Spring Stakes Tips and Betting

Ten runners remain in contention for Saturday’s Group 3 Spring Stakes (1200m) at Morphettville Racecourse following scratchings; representing particularly good value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager.

Beirut is the Races.com.au tip to win the Group 3 Spring Stakes at Morphettville on Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Victorian raider Beirut remains a clear ...

Mighty Like Fresh and Firing for 2016 Aurie’s Star Bid

Mighty Like Fresh and Firing for 2016 Aurie’s Star Bid

Caulfield’s Mick Price hopes keeping his last start Flemington winner Mighty Like fresh will be the key to him posting a second win down the straight in Saturday’s 2016 Aurie’s Star Handicap.

Jockey Damien Oliver shoots for his third Aurie’s Star Handicap win in as many years aboard Mighty Like at Flemington this weekend. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The ...

Dual Acceptors Head 2016 Spring Stakes Betting

Dual Acceptors Head 2016 Spring Stakes Betting

Two runners that are dually accepted across two states for this weekend’s racing sit top of the markets for Adelaide’s Spring Stakes 2016 at Morphettville Racecourse.

Sooboog (yellow cap) is co-favourite for Saturday’s 2016 Spring Stakes in Adelaide but is also accepted for a Group 3 Flemington event on the same day. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Both the Henry ...

Ruettiger Leads Aurie’s Star Handicap 2016 Odds

Ruettiger Leads Aurie’s Star Handicap 2016 Odds

The Lee & Anthony Freedman-trained sprint specialist Ruettiger has opened favourite to secure back-to-back wins down the famous Flemington straight in the 2016 Aurie’s Star Handicap this weekend.

Ruettiger (inside) is early favourite to win Saturday’s Aurie’s Star Handicap 2016 at Flemington in Melbourne. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Duporth five-year-old is one of a dozen remaining hopes in ...

2016 Spring Stakes Field Features Beirut

2016 Spring Stakes Field Features Beirut

Henry Dwyer’s in-form mare from Melbourne Beirut could have her swansong start in Saturday’s Spring Stakes 2016 field in Adelaide after being dually accepted across two states for the weekend’s racing.

Beirut will have her final career run in either the Aurie’s Star Handicap (Flemington) or Spring Stakes (Morphettville) this Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The six-year-old daughter of ...

Dibayani Tops 2016 Aurie’s Star Handicap Field & Weights

Dibayani Tops 2016 Aurie’s Star Handicap Field & Weights

Lindsay Park’s returning European import Dibayani is the highest rated and weighted acceptor for Saturday’s Aurie’s Star Handicap 2016 at Flemington Racecourse.

Last start Flemington winner Mighty Like returns to the track for Saturday’s 2016 Aurie’s Star Handicap. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The opening Group race of the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival, this year’s $150,000 Group 3 ...

2016 Spring Stakes Nominations Feature Hucklebuck

2016 Spring Stakes Nominations Feature Hucklebuck

Phillip Stokes’ Group 1 winner Hucklebuck is the top-rated of the Spring Stakes 2016 nominations for Morphettville Racecourse in Adelaide this weekend.

Hucklebuck is the top-rated 2016 Spring Stakes nomination for Adelaide this weekend. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

A bumper 21 nominees are in the mix for Saturday’s $120,000 Group 3 David R Coles AM Spring Stakes (1200m), which kicks ...

Beirut Tops 2016 Aurie’s Star Handicap Nominations

Beirut Tops 2016 Aurie’s Star Handicap Nominations

Henry Dwyer’s in-form mare Beirut is the headline early entry for Saturday’s Aurie’s Star Handicap 2016 that kicks off Group racing in Melbourne at Flemington Racecourse for the new season.

Beirut is one of the headline early entries for the 2016 Aurie’s Star Handicap at Flemington this weekend in Melbourne. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Saved for this weekend’s $150,000 ...

Angland Confident with Smart Volatility in Aurie’s Star

Angland Confident with Smart Volatility in Aurie’s Star

Jockey Tye Angland posted his 700th winner over the weekend and is confident of adding to that record in Saturday’s 2016 Aurie’s Star Handicap aboard Smart Volatility.

Tye Angland (pictured aboard Press Statement) is confident heading into the 2016 Aurie’s Star Handicap this Saturday on Ramornie Handicap winner Smart Volatility. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Angland enjoyed two Rosehill wins ...