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2013 Sandown Guineas Form Guide & Betting Preview

2013 Sandown Guineas Form Guide & Betting Preview

The always-popular Zipping Classic Day is set to run at Caulfield Racecourse this Saturday, November 16, with a detailed form guide and betting preview for one of the day’s features – the Sandown Guineas 2013– found below. Running as Race 7 at 4:10pm (AEST) this year’s $350,000 Group 2 Sandown Guineas (1600m) features a smart…

Quality 2013 Sandown Guineas Field for Saturday

Quality 2013 Sandown Guineas Field for Saturday

A smart field of end-of-season three-year-olds is engaged to face off in the Sandown Guineas 2013 this Saturday at Caulfield Racecourse with the Sandown track currently undergoing renovations. One of two Group 2 features of Zipping Classic Day, this year’s $350,000 Group 2 Sandown Guineas (1600m) has attracted a final field of 11 hopefuls. To…

Sandown Guineas 2013 Choice for Eden’s First Stakes Win

Sandown Guineas 2013 Choice for Eden’s First Stakes Win

This Saturday at Caulfield Racecourse Cranbourne-based horseman Shea Eden will vie for his maiden stakes victory saddling up Apollo’s Choice in the 2013 Sandown Guineas. A total 17 three-year-olds were nominated for this year’s $350,000 Group 2 Sandown Guineas (1600m), one of the more notable of which is the Peter Snowden-trained Carbine Club Stakes winner…

Paximadia Headlines 2013 Sandown Guineas Nominations

Paximadia Headlines 2013 Sandown Guineas Nominations

Nominations have been released for the Group 2 Sandown Guineas, which will take place at Caulfield Racecourse this Saturday November 16, 2013. A total of 14 horses have nominated for the 2013 Sandown Guineas, including Paximadia. Paximadia has won three of his seven race starts and has earned more than $286,000 in prize money during…

Paximadia Wins Vintage Stakes 2013 – Turnbull Stakes Day Race 3

Paximadia Wins Vintage Stakes 2013 – Turnbull Stakes Day Race 3

Favourite backers enjoyed their first win of Turnbull Stakes Day in race three with the Peter Snowden-trained Paximadia saluting in the $120,000 Listed Yellowglen Vintage Stakes (1410m) at Flemington Racecourse. The classy Commands colt was first-up here having last run a smashing third in the Group 1 JJ Atkins (1600m) at Eagle Farm back in…

Champollion And Vilanova Top 2013 Ming Dynasty Quality Final Field

Champollion And Vilanova Top 2013 Ming Dynasty Quality Final Field

Promising colts Champollion and Vilanova will both carry the top weight of 58kg in the Group 3 Ming Dynasty Quality (1400m) at Royal Randwick on Saturday. Vilanova (barrier eight) will be having his second start this preparation after resuming with a third place finish behind War and Drago in the Group 3 Up And Coming Stakes…

Darley Trio Included In 2013 Ming Dynasty Quality Handicap Nominations

Darley Trio Included In 2013 Ming Dynasty Quality Handicap Nominations

Leading trainer Peter Snowden is set to have a strong hand in the Group 3 Ming Dynasty Quality Handicap (1400m) at Royal Randwick on Saturday with Montsegur, Champollion and Complacentall included in the nominations. Montsegur will be having her third start this preparation, after finishing sixth in the Group 3 Quezette Stakes (1100m) and third…

Up And Coming Stakes 2013 Odds – Vilanova & Drago Co-Favourites

Up And Coming Stakes 2013 Odds – Vilanova & Drago Co-Favourites

Two promising three-year-olds are vying for top spot in the 2013 Up And Coming Stakes odds at Warwick Farm this Saturday with the Chris Waller-trained Vilanova and Anthony Cummings’ Drago installed as co-favourites. Running as the fifth race on the Warwick Stakes Day card, this year’s $125,000 Group 3 IBIS Styles Lansvale Up And Coming…

ATC Sires Produce Stakes 2013 Form Guide & Preview

ATC Sires Produce Stakes 2013 Form Guide & Preview

One of the key support races on Australian Derby Day at Randwick this Saturday will be the 2013 ATC Sires Produce Stakes, the Races.com.au team’s insider form guide and betting analysis for which is detailed below. Running as Race 5 at 2:30pm (AEST) the $500,000 Group 1 Inglis ATC Sires Produce Stakes (1400m) is the…

Overreach Heads 2013 ATC Sires Produce Stakes Field

Overreach Heads 2013 ATC Sires Produce Stakes Field

On Saturday Gai Waterhouse’s fifth Golden Slipper winner Overreach will shoot for her second Group 1 trophy in just seven days when taking on a field of 12 rivals in the ATC Sires Produce Stakes 2013. Due to jump as Royal Randwick Race 5 at 2:30pm (local) as one of three Group 1 features on…