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Caulfield Cup Berth for Naturalism Stakes Winner Jameka

Caulfield Cup Berth for Naturalism Stakes Winner Jameka

Jameka has secured ballot-free entry into the Group 1 Caulfield Cup with an easy win over a classy field in the Group 3 Naturalism Stakes (2000m) at Caulfield this afternoon. A Group 1 winner having taken out last year’s edition of the Crown Oaks (2500m), Jameka had steadily built to the task through two starts…

2016 PB Lawrence Stakes Nominations Feature The Cleaner

2016 PB Lawrence Stakes Nominations Feature The Cleaner

Last year’s runner-up The Cleaner will be out to go one better when the veteran weight-for-age performer debuts for his new trainer Peter Gelagotis in the PB Lawrence Stakes 2016 this weekend. Gelagotis has taken over from Tasmanian horseman Mick Burles after connections made the surprise decision to change stables with the Savoire Vivre gelding….

Upset 2016 Mornington Cup Winner Berisha Noses out Big Memory

Upset 2016 Mornington Cup Winner Berisha Noses out Big Memory

Robert Smerdon’s lightly-raced stayer Berisha scored an upset Mornington Cup 2016 result on Saturday nosing out the Tony McEvoy-trained stablemates Big Memory and Lucky Lucky Lucky for the win. A field of 14 lined up in this autumn’s $300,000 Listed Mornington BMW Cup (2400m), the 26/1 winner Berisha gaining automatic entry into the classic Group…

2016 Mornington Cup Betting Tips & Selections

2016 Mornington Cup Betting Tips & Selections

The lucrative Mornington Cup 2016 is the major provincial race in Victoria this weekend, betting tips and exotic selections for the Caulfield Cup qualifier on Saturday detailed below. Due to run as Mornington Race 9 on a bumper 10-race program, this season’s $300,000 Listed Mornington BMW Cup (2400m) field runs at its capacity 14 starters…

Java Primed for Kevin Heffernan Stakes

Java Primed for Kevin Heffernan Stakes

Trainer Lee Freedman is thrilled with the condition of Java despite a lacklustre performance last start, and is confident the conditions of Saturday’s Group 3 Kevin Heffernan Stakes (1300m) at Sandown will play directly into the four-year-old’s strengths. Java has only finished outside the first three a handful of times since first appearing on course…

2015 TV Stakes Winner Hursley Handles Heavy Track

2015 TV Stakes Winner Hursley Handles Heavy Track

After a massive downpour at Flemington Racecourse on Crown Oaks Day the downgraded Heavy (9) track suited the Chris Waller-trained Hursely to a tee, the Kiwi-bred colt flying home to win the TV Stakes 2015 at just his fifth start. A capacity field of 16 lined-up in this year’s $150,000 Listed TCL Curved TV Stakes…

Berisha on 2015 Australian Guineas Trial at Moonee Valley

Berisha on 2015 Australian Guineas Trial at Moonee Valley

Three-year-old gelding Berisha will be running for much more than the first place prize of $30,000 in Friday night’s Benchmark 70 race at Moonee Valley. If he can win the 1600 metre race, trainer Murray Johnson will look towards taking Berisha to the Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington on March 7. Berisha is…

2015 Australian Guineas an Option for Sandown Guineas Winner Petrology

2015 Australian Guineas an Option for Sandown Guineas Winner Petrology

Classy three-year-old Petrology has produced an incredible final straight sprint to win the featured Group 2 Sandown Guineas (1600m) this afternoon; finding the line a comfortable two lengths in the clear of Stratum Star and a brave Berisha. Jumping from the gates only fairly, jockey Nick Hall settled the Fastnet Rock colt at the rear…

Stratum Star Headlines 2014 Sandown Guineas Nominations

Stratum Star Headlines 2014 Sandown Guineas Nominations

The final day of the 2014 spring racing carnival is this Saturday at Sandown Racecourse, with nine black-type races including the Group 2 Sandown Guineas (1600m). Nominations for the race were taken Monday morning, with 14 three-year-olds set to tackle the mile. This is the same number as last year but because it is shy…