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Tried And Tired Leads 2015 Wangoom Handicap Field & Odds

Tried And Tired Leads 2015 Wangoom Handicap Field & Odds

The opening black-type of this week’s Warrnambool Racing Carnival is the Wangoom Handicap 2015 on Wednesday where the Leon & Troy Corstens-trained Tried And Tired is the early favourite despite his hefty top weight.

Tried And Tired is the top weight and favourite for Wednesday’s 2015 Wangoom Handicap at Warrnambool. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

Set to run as Warrnambool Race ...

2015 Australia Stakes Betting Update

2015 Australia Stakes Betting Update

Following the scratching of defending champion Richie’s Vibe from the Group 2 Australia Stakes (1200m) due to a bout of colic, the betting market for the race at Ladbrokes.com.au has seen a fair bit of movement.

Dissident has firmed to odds-on favourite in the Australia Stakes betting market. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Just eight sprinters will line-up in ...

2015 Australia Stakes Field & Barrier Draw

2015 Australia Stakes Field & Barrier Draw

The Group 2 Australia Stakes (1200m) is the feature race running on the Australia Day long weekend, attracting a small yet classy field of nine sprinters.

Jarrod McLean’s Blackie will enjoy the inside run from barrier one in the Australia Stakes this Saturday. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

A re-match of the first three in the 2014 edition of ...

Reparations Tops 2015 John Dillon Stakes Nominations

Reparations Tops 2015 John Dillon Stakes Nominations

Lee & Anthony Freedman’s in-form sprinter Reparations is the top-rated nomination taken for this Monday’s John Dillon Stakes 2015 at Sandown Racecourse.

Reparations is the headline nominee for Monday’s 2015 John Dillon Stakes at Sandown. Photo: Sarah Ebbett.

The Exceed And Excel six-year-old enjoyed his ninth career win first-up at Flemington on Melbourne Cup Day in the Listed ...

Aeronautical Leads 2015 Standish Handicap Nominations

Aeronautical Leads 2015 Standish Handicap Nominations

Early entries are now out for the New Year’s Day feature at Victoria’s Flemington Racecourse with Group 1 placegetter Aeronautical leading the early Standish Handicap 2015 nominations for Thursday.

Aeronautical is looking to return to form in Thursday’s Standish Handicap at Flemington: Photo: Steve Hart.

Lionel Cohen’s Encosta De Lago six-year-old is one of 19 early entries taken for ...

The Straight Six 2014 Field – Flemington Racing

The Straight Six 2014 Field – Flemington Racing

A bumper line-up of sprinters are set to fly down the Flemington straight in one of two stakes features in Melbourne this weekend – the 2014 The Straight Six.

Riziz is the top weight for Saturday's 2014 The Straight Six at Flemington. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

Scheduled to run at 2:57pm (AEST) as Flemington Race 6 this year’s $120,000 Listed ...

Riziz Heads 2014 The Straight Six Nominations & Weights

Riziz Heads 2014 The Straight Six Nominations & Weights

Fresh off a Group 1 third at home in Adelaide, the Ken Sweeney-trained Riziz travels to Flemington this Saturday to tackle The Straight Six 2014.

Riziz is top weight for The Straight Six 2014 at Flemington this Saturday. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

A bumper 28 nominations were taken for this year’s $120,000 Listed The Straight Six (1200m) running as ...

Cox Plate 2013 Best Bets of the Day

Cox Plate 2013 Best Bets of the Day

After the Manikato Stakes Night action last night at Moonee Valley Racecourse, racing continues for day two of the Cox Plate Carnival with the Races.com.au team’s 2013 Cox Plate Day best bets detailed below.

The Races.com.au team are sticking with the easing favourite #11 It's A Dundeel to win today's Cox Plate. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

There’s a ...

2013 Cox Plate Day Betting Tips

2013 Cox Plate Day Betting Tips

Moonee Valley Racecourse will be a hive of racing activity this Saturday, October 26, with Cox Plate Day 2013 featuring a crack 10 race program – insider tips and betting selections for which are listed below.

It's A Dundeel is race favourite for the 2013 Cox Plate. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The race every punter is gearing up for ...

Sacred Falls Headlines 2013 Crystal Mile Final Field

Sacred Falls Headlines 2013 Crystal Mile Final Field

Sacred Falls has been included in the 2013 Group 2 Crystal Mile (1600m) final field after trainer Chris Waller opted not to run the Group 1 winner in the Group 1 Cox Plate (2040m).

Sacred Falls is chasing her first win this preparation in the Crystal Mile at Moonee Valley on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart

The Group 2 Crystal Mile ...