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Southern Speed Leads 2012 Peter Young Stakes Betting

Southern Speed Leads 2012 Peter Young Stakes Betting

Southern Speed remains the betting favourite for the Group 2 Peter Young Stakes at Caulfield Racecourse this Saturday February 25, 2012.

The Caulfield Cup winning filly will be looking to continue her success this campaign, which saw her clinch a first-up win in the Listed John Dillon Stakes on January 26, 2012.

Southern Speed went on to finish second to ...

Moe Cup 2011 Nominations

Moe Cup 2011 Nominations

This Friday, December 16, the postponed 2011 Moe Cup is set to take place with nominations and weights for the feature now out.

Cut back from its traditional 2500 metres to just a mile, the $40,000 Moe Cup (1600m) has drawn 27 early entries.

Hefty 61kg topweight of the contenders is Jungle Ruler with 61kg, Peter White’s veteran Lion ...

2010 Epsom Handicap Final Field & Barrier Draw – Drumbeats Ruled Out

2010 Epsom Handicap Final Field & Barrier Draw – Drumbeats Ruled Out

This Saturday the best racing action will be found at Randwick when the 2010 Epsom Handicap highlights a bumper Sydney Spring Carnival meeting.

The $500,000 Group 1 Epsom Handicap (1600m) has attracted a capacity final field of gallopers, with 20 horses set to contest the feature mile event.

Horse Racing Tip With Rothesay & Drumbeats out Trusting is our top...

Waterhouse Seeks Maiden Melbourne Cup Win with Six Stayers

Waterhouse Seeks Maiden Melbourne Cup Win with Six Stayers

Revered Australian horse trainer Gai Waterhouse has six horses in preparation for the 2010 Melbourne Cup this November as she seeks her maiden Melbourne Cup victory.

Two of her Tulloch Lodge stable stars aiming to make the Melbourne Cup final field in the 150th edition of the time-honoured handicap this year, Herculian Prince and Descarado, both got off to ...

Gai Waterhouse Targets 2010 Cox Plate with Theseo

Gai Waterhouse Targets 2010 Cox Plate with Theseo

Premier Sydney-based trainer Gai Waterhouse has her eye on the $3 million prize the 2010 Cox Plate has on offer for her six-year-old warhorse Theseo following a successful barrier trail at Randwick yesterday.

Danewin gelding Theseo took out both the Chipping Norton Stakes (1600m) and the Ranvet Stakes (2000m) at the start of the year, making the veteran runner a ...

Nicconi Wins 2010 Lightning Stakes

Nicconi Wins 2010 Lightning Stakes

On Saturday, prolific trainer David Hayes secured the first Group 1 race for 2010 in Australia when his four-year-old sprinter Nicconi claimed victory in the $500 000 Coolmore Lightning Stakes (1000m) at Flemington.

Nicconi ($5) ran strong down the centre, overcoming his wide barrier draw to come from last to first, defeating the Peter Moody-trained Wanted ($9) by a ...

2010 Lightning Stakes Final Field & Preview

2010 Lightning Stakes Final Field & Preview

This Saturday the esteemed Flemington racecourse will come alive as the next feature race of the Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival and the country?s first Group 1 race takes place, the illustrious $500 000 Coolmore Lightning Stakes (1000m).

Thirteen start sprinters are lining up for the coveted event, including three entrants from prolific trainer Peter Moody.

Moody has Duporth, ...