News About Charlevoix

2016 Ballarat Cup Test for Charlevoix

2016 Ballarat Cup Test for Charlevoix

Cranbourne trainer Michael Kent is hoping a drop in weight and step-up in distance can get his Group 1 performed stallion Charlevoix back in form for Saturday’s Ballarat Cup 2016 test. The four-year-old son of New Approach is one of 28 official nominations taken for the $300,000 Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m) this season. He is…

Charlevoix Considered for 2016 Zipping Classic

Charlevoix Considered for 2016 Zipping Classic

The Zipping Classic 2016 at the tail-end of the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival is shaping up as a nice target for Michael Kent’s lightly-raced stallion Charlevoix. A now four-year-old son of New Approach, the Cranbourne-trained Charlevoix has had five runs so far for two wins including the Listed Galilee Series Final (2400m) at Sandown-Hillside on…

Zahra to Leave Charlevoix Alone in SA Derby 2016

Zahra to Leave Charlevoix Alone in SA Derby 2016

Melbourne hoop Mark Zahra will play to his mount’s strengths in the 2016 South Australian Derby at Morphettville on Saturday and leave Charlevoix alone early to save the favourite for a late run in the staying classic. The Michael Kent-trained Charlevoix from Cranbourne is one of a full field of 16 three-year-olds facing off in…

2016 South Australian Betting Tips & Odds Update

2016 South Australian Betting Tips & Odds Update

The South Australian Derby 2016 lights up Morphettville Racecourse this weekend in Adelaide, betting tips and the latest odds for the three-years-old feature. Running as Morphettville Race 7 at 4:25pm (local), this year’s $500,000 Group 1 South Australian Derby (2500m) is set to run at capacity with 16 runners including the emergency Dropped (10) coming…

2016 SA Derby Form Guide & Betting Preview

2016 SA Derby Form Guide & Betting Preview

The Adelaide Autumn Racing Carnival Group 1 features continue at Morphettville Racecourse on Saturday with the SA Derby 2016, a detailed form guide analysis and betting preview for which is found below. Running as Morphettville Race 7 at 4:25pm (local), this year’s $500,000 Group 1 South Australian Derby (2500m) is set to run at its…

Royal Rumble Macdonald’s Pick in SA Derby

Royal Rumble Macdonald’s Pick in SA Derby

Trainer Leon Macdonald will launch a two-pronged attack in Saturday’s Group 1 South Australian Derby (2500m), but rates classy three-year-old Royal Rumble as his best chance of success in the feature race at Morphettville. Royal Rumble has returned to racing in particularly smart form this time; finishing outside the first three only once in eight…

Charlevoix Tops 2016 South Australian Derby Odds

Charlevoix Tops 2016 South Australian Derby Odds

Michael Kent’s Cranbourne-trained colt Charlevoix has opened early favourite in South Australian Derby 2016 betting for the Adelaide feature at Morphettville Racecourse this weekend. Continuing the elite level action of the Adelaide Autumn Racing Carnival, Saturday’s $500,000 Group 1 South Australian Derby (2500m) features a full field of 16 starters plus an emergency runner. Sitting…

Distance no worry for Cool Chap in 2016 South Australian Derby

Distance no worry for Cool Chap in 2016 South Australian Derby

Promising staying three year old Cool Chap will have no worries handling the distance when he lines up in the Group 1 $500,000 South Australian Derby over 2500m at Morphettville on Saturday. Cool Chap is a winner of two of his last three starts, his latest being a two and a quarter lengths win in…

Palentino Odds-On in 2016 Alister Clark Stakes Betting

Palentino Odds-On in 2016 Alister Clark Stakes Betting

Easily the highest-rated three-year-old in Friday night’s Moonee Valley feature, the Darren Weir-trained Palentino chases back-to-back Melbourne wins lining up as the favourite in Alister Clark Stakes 2016 betting. Eleven gallopers are in the mix for this year’s $200,000 Group 2 Alister Clark Stakes (2040m) with Weir saddling-up the in-form Teofilo colt Palentino from barrier…

2016 Caulfield Autumn Classic Field & Betting: Mahuta Odds-On

2016 Caulfield Autumn Classic Field & Betting: Mahuta Odds-On

Darren Weir’s super colt Mahuta has opened deserving odds-on favourite to continue his winning streak with success in Saturday’s Caulfield Autumn Classic 2016 on Blue Diamond Stakes Day. Since the blinkers went on the progressive son of Flying Spur Mahuta has won six on the trot including the Group 2 Autumn Stakes (1400m) a fortnight…