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Tosen Stardom looking doubtful for 2017 Doncaster Mile

Tosen Stardom looking doubtful for 2017 Doncaster Mile

The combination of a wide barrier and a heavy track could see trainer Darren Weir recommending to scratch Tosen Stardom form the Group 1 $3m The Star Doncaster Mile (1600m) at Randwick on day one of ‘The Championships’ on Saturday. The Randwick track was rated a Soft 5 on Thursday morning but Sydney is currently…

Doncaster Mile run up in the air for Blamey Stakes winner Palentino

Doncaster Mile run up in the air for Blamey Stakes winner Palentino

A start in the Doncaster Mile is up in the air for Palentino who scored another feature race win at Flemington in the Group 2 $200,000 Incognitus Blamey Stakes (1600m) today. Palentino is nominated for the Group 1 $3m The Star Doncaster Mile (1600m) at Randwick on April 1, but winning trainer Darren Weir, who…

Blamey Stakes 2017 Betting Tips & Update: Black Heart Bart Out

Blamey Stakes 2017 Betting Tips & Update: Black Heart Bart Out

There has been a shake-up to the 2017 Blamey Stakes betting markets and tips for the feature race at Flemington on Saturday after the early withdrawal of race favourite Black Heart Bart. Darren Weir’s in-form galloper was to contest the $200,000 Group 2 Blamey Stakes (1600m) this weekend on the back of the Group 1…

2017 Blamey Stakes Field & Odds: Weir Duo Dominate

2017 Blamey Stakes Field & Odds: Weir Duo Dominate

The dominant Darren Weir-trained duo of Black Heart Bart and Tosen Stardom look to have a stranglehold over a small seven horse Blamey Stakes 2017 field and betting market this Saturday in Melbourne. In Sydney Winx and the Golden Slipper Stakes are set to steal the show, but Melbourne racing fans are also treated to…

Black Heart Bart Heads 2017 Blamey Stakes Nominations

Black Heart Bart Heads 2017 Blamey Stakes Nominations

Black Heart Bart headlines the Blamey Stakes 2017 nominations for the feature race at Flemington Racecourse this Saturday. As the Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival nears an end, there is just the one Group status on the Flemington card on the weekend with the $200,000 Group 2 Blamey Stakes (1600m) attracting a dozen nominations on Monday….

2016 Blamey Stakes Winner He Or She onto Doncaster Mile

2016 Blamey Stakes Winner He Or She onto Doncaster Mile

Lindsay Park horseman David Hayes is looking to back up the stable’s Blamey Stakes 2016 winner from ‘Super Saturday’ He Or She up in Sydney during ‘The Championships’ targeting the Doncaster Mile with the former Perth galloper. With Hayes and co-trainer Tom Dabernig in Melbourne for a couple of preparations now, Kendal Star five-year-old He…

2016 Super Saturday Flemington Scratchings & Track Report

2016 Super Saturday Flemington Scratchings & Track Report

Today, March 12, ‘Super Saturday’ lights up Melbourne’s Flemington Racecourse with the card’s full race scratchings and a detailed track report detailed below. It is a cloudy day scheduled for Melbourne, but without any rain on the forecast the current Good (4) Flemington track rating is set to stay throughout Super Saturday. Flemington Track Report…

Stratum Star Leads 2016 Blamey Stakes Field & Betting

Stratum Star Leads 2016 Blamey Stakes Field & Betting

Melbourne Cup winning trainer Darren Weir makes a four-pronged attack on the Blamey Stakes 2016 field at Flemington on ‘Super Saturday’ including the early favourite Stratum Star. A total of 11 milers are in the mix for this year’s $200,000 Group 2 Incognitus Blamey Stakes (1600m), four of which are prepared by Weir. Leading early…

Currie Retains Suavito Ride in Futurity Stakes 2016

Currie Retains Suavito Ride in Futurity Stakes 2016

Flemington horseman Nigel Blackiston has confirmed jockey Luke Currie will retain the ride on his CF Orr Stakes winning mare Suavito when she defends her title in the 2016 Futurity Stakes on Blue Diamond Stakes Day Saturday week. Thorn Park five-year-old Suavito returned off a lengthy break to score a three-quarter length win over the…

Suavito On Track for CF Orr Stakes 2016 Return

Suavito On Track for CF Orr Stakes 2016 Return

Next month’s 2016 CF Orr Stakes is the firming first-up choice for Nigel Blackiston’s Group 1 winning mare Suavito after an impressive Flemington jump-out on Friday morning. The five-year-old daughter of Thorn Park impressed her trainer with a solid piece of work ahead of her resuming run this Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival. Blackiston has confirmed…