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Provocative could be a surprise Queensland Derby runner

Provocative could be a surprise Queensland Derby runner

Top Queensland Oaks fancy Provocative could be a surprise runner in the Group 1 $600,000 Channel Seven Queensland Derby (2400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday. The Group 1 $500,000 Treasury Casino & Hotel Queensland Oaks (2400m) has been transferred to Saturday’s Stradbroke Handicap meeting this weekend after last Saturday’s Eagle Farm grand reopening day had…

Chabaud Too Good in SA Fillies Classic

Chabaud Too Good in SA Fillies Classic

Chabaud has defied a big drift in betting at Morphettville Racecourse this afternoon with an impressive performance for a dominant win in the Group 3 SA Fillies Classic (2500m). Chabaud was confirmed to be partnered by leading Victorian hoop Dwayne Dunn in the South Australian Fillies Classic, but was charged with overcoming something of a…

Believe Leads 2016 SA Fillies Classic Field

Believe Leads 2016 SA Fillies Classic Field

Anthony Cummings’ Group 1 placed Sydney raider Believe is the top-rated acceptor for the SA Fillies Classic 2016 field at Morphettville Racecourse in Adelaide this weekend. Set to run as Morphettville Race 3 at 1:45pm (local) on The Goodwood Day bill, this year’s $120,000 Group 3 SA Fillies Classic (2500m) field features a capacity 16…

2016 South Australian Derby Nominations Released

2016 South Australian Derby Nominations Released

This week the South Australian Jockey Club (SAJC) took nominations for the South Australian Derby 2016 with 36 early entries for the Morphettville Racecourse classic. Set to run as the headline event in Adelaide on Saturday May 14, this year’s $500,000 Group 1 South Australian Derby (2500m) nominations are headed by the Darren Weir-trained Howard…

2016 Schweppervescence Stakes Odds: Top Two Hard to Split

2016 Schweppervescence Stakes Odds: Top Two Hard to Split

Two fillies are currently battling for favouritism in the latest Schweppervescence Stakes 2016 odds for the second of two Group features on the Adelaide race card at Morphettville Racecourse this Saturday. Set to jump at 4:13pm (local) as Morphettville Race 7 on RN Iwrin Stakes Day, this year’s $120,000 Listed Schweppervescence Stakes (1800m) is registered…

Capacity 2016 Schweppervescence Stakes Field Released

Capacity 2016 Schweppervescence Stakes Field Released

A bumper field of three-year-old fillies are accepted to face off in the key RN Irwin Stakes Day support race at Morphettville Racecourse on Saturday, the Schweppervescence Stakes 2016 to run as Race 7. This year’s $120,000 Group 3 Schweppervescence Stakes (1800m), also registered as the Auraria Stakes, drew the maximum 20 starters plus two…

2015 Crown Oaks Next for Wakeful Stakes Winner Ambience

2015 Crown Oaks Next for Wakeful Stakes Winner Ambience

The Godolphin blue was flashing home to win early on Derby Day at Flemington with the nicely-bred John O’Shea-trained filly Ambience earning a Crown Oaks bid next Thursday back at the track with a runaway win in the Wakeful Stakes 2015. A daughter of Street Cry out of Miss Right Note, the three-year-old atoned for…

2015 Wakeful Stakes Tips & Selections

2015 Wakeful Stakes Tips & Selections

One of the Group 2 support acts on Flemington’s Victoria Derby Day card this Saturday is the Wakeful Stakes 2015 for the three-year-old fillies, betting tips for one of the meeting’s early clashes found below. Due to run as Flemington Race 2 at 12:20pm (AEST) on the all black-type race card for the first meeting…

Ambience Leads Wakeful Stakes 2015 Betting Odds

Ambience Leads Wakeful Stakes 2015 Betting Odds

One of a host of John O’Shea-trained Sydney raiders at Flemington this Victoria Derby Day jumping favourite is Ambience in the 2015 Wakeful Stakes who leads a tight betting market for the fillies’ feature. Running as Flemington Race 2 at 12:20pm (AEST) on Saturday, this year’s $300,000 Group 2 Mumm Wakeful Stakes (2000m) features a…

2015 Wakeful Stakes Field: Favourites Draw Well

2015 Wakeful Stakes Field: Favourites Draw Well

The likely top fancies for the fillies’ only Wakeful Stakes 2015 on Victoria Derby Day at Flemington on Saturday have all come up trumps with nice barriers for the Crown Oaks lead-up this Melbourne Cup Carnival. The $300,000 Group 2 Mumm Wakeful Stakes (2000m) is set to run as Flemington Race 2 at 12:20pm (AEST)…