News About Blake Shinn

Shinn Back on 2018 Magic Millions Classic Favourite Bondi

Shinn Back on 2018 Magic Millions Classic Favourite Bondi

Jockey Blake Shinn is now free to continue his association with Peter & Paul Snowden’s 2018 Magic Millions 2YO Classic favourite Bondi after winning an appeal against suspension on Tuesday. Shinn faced the Racing NSW appeals board for a suspension that would originally have seen him unable to ride until December 22. That would have…

Cabeza De Vaca Leads 2017 Festival Stakes Field

Cabeza De Vaca Leads 2017 Festival Stakes Field

The in-form Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott-trained Cabeza De Vaca will face 10 rivals in Saturday’s Festival Stakes 2017 field when the tough gelding looks to extend his winning streak to six straight. A key Sydney Summer Racing Carnival feature, this year’s Group 3 $150,000 Festival Stakes (1500m) is set to run as Rosehill Race…

Savapinski Delivers Gai Another Melbourne Cup Week Win In Matriarch Stakes

Savapinski Delivers Gai Another Melbourne Cup Week Win In Matriarch Stakes

Savapinski continued the stellar week of the Gai Waterhouse/Adrian Bott stable with a dominant victory in the 2017 Matriarch Stakes. Jockey Brenton Avdulla went straight to the front on Savapinski and he ensured that the race was run at a genuine tempo. A few of Savapinski’s rivals looked to be travelly nicely as the field…

2017 Matriarch Stakes Field & Betting Odds

2017 Matriarch Stakes Field & Betting Odds

It is a wide open affair on Emirates Stakes Day this Saturday at Flemington in the Matriarch Stakes 2017 field and betting with a host of livewire chances to salute in the mares’ clash. Due to run as Flemington Race 6 on the final day of the Melbourne Cup Carnival, this season’s Group 2 $300,000…

Luvaluva Value in VRC Oaks 2017 Betting

Luvaluva Value in VRC Oaks 2017 Betting

Sydney horseman John Sargent is quietly confident his Wakeful Stakes winning filly Luvaluva could have what it takes to upset the odds-on favourite Aloisia in 2017 VRC Oaks betting this Thursday. A final field of 12 three-year-old spring fillies with staying potential are engaged to face off in Flemington Race 8 at 5:00pm (AEDT) on…

2017 VRC Oaks Field & Betting: Aloisia Odds-On

2017 VRC Oaks Field & Betting: Aloisia Odds-On

Flying Aaron Purcell-trained filly Aloisia is the odds-on favourite in VRC Oaks 2017 betting on the Kennedy Oaks field facing off at Flemington Racecourse on Thursday. After the action of the 2017 Melbourne Cup on Tuesday, Day 3 of the Melbourne Cup Carnival is Ladies’ Day headlined by the Group 1 $1 million Kennedy Oaks…

2017 Melbourne Cup betting: Almandin’s odds drift

2017 Melbourne Cup betting: Almandin’s odds drift

The 2017 Melbourne Cup betting has opened up considerably overnight with the defending champion Almandin’s odds drifting out to $8. Almandin was installed the $6.50 favourite when the final field for Tuesday’s Group 1 $6.25m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington was released on Saturday afternoon. The Lloyd Williams owned, Robert Hickmott trained Almandin is…

2017 Wakeful Stakes Winner Luvaluva Onto VRC Oaks

2017 Wakeful Stakes Winner Luvaluva Onto VRC Oaks

Master trainer of three-year-old staying fillies John Sargent gets his chance to win a second VRC Oaks next Thursday with his up-and-comer Luvaluva running the ideal trial with a last-to-first Wakeful Stakes success on Derby Day. There was late money on the well-bred daughter of Mastercraftsman, Luvaluva backed into $5 second favouritism behind Bring Me…

2017 Melbourne Cup: Winx Form Favours Humidor

2017 Melbourne Cup: Winx Form Favours Humidor

Jockey Hugh Bowman believes the Winx form around Humidor makes the Cox Plate runner-up a huge danger in the Melbourne Cup 2017 to his mount Marmelo. The Darren Weir-trained Humidor skyrocketed into second favouritism in futures betting on next Tuesday’s Group 1 $6.25 million Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) after his gutsy run behind Chris Waller’s…

2017 Wakeful Stakes Field & Odds: Bring Me Roses Favourite

2017 Wakeful Stakes Field & Odds: Bring Me Roses Favourite

VRC Oaks-bound Bring Me Roses is the clear favourite in Wakeful Stakes 2017 betting this Saturday on Derby Day after the non-acceptance of Pinot. The Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott-trained Ethereal Stakes winner Pinot is set to bypass the Group 2 $300,000 G.H. Mumm Wakeful Stakes (2000m) on Day 1 of the Melbourne Cup Carnival…