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Arctic Angel Dominates 2016 Merson Cooper Stakes

Arctic Angel Dominates 2016 Merson Cooper Stakes

The benefit of a previous run down the Flemington straight helped the promising Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra-trained filly Arctic Angel at Ladbrokes Park on Zipping Classic Day where she enjoyed a dominant win in the Merson Cooper Stakes 2016.

Arctic Angel broke her maiden status second-up in Sandown’s 2016 Merson Cooper Stakes on Zipping Classic Day. Photo: ...

Beirut Targets 2016 Bletchingly Stakes

Beirut Targets 2016 Bletchingly Stakes

The end-of-month Bletchingly Stakes 2016 is a possible target for Henry Dwyer’s smart mare Beirut after she enjoyed a mid-week win at Sandown-Lakeside on Wednesday.

Caulfield horseman Henry Dwyer eyes a 2016 Bletchingly Stakes run for his mare Beirut. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The five-year-old daughter of Lonhro posted her third win on the trot with jockey Chris Symons guiding ...

2016 Magic Millions Cup Betting Tips & Odds

2016 Magic Millions Cup Betting Tips & Odds

A capacity field of gallopers face off in Saturday’s Magic Millions Cup 2016 as part of Australia’s richest day of racing at the Gold Coast and below are our insider betting tips on the handicap clash.

Last start black-type winner at the track Bachman is the Races.com.au tip to overcome a bad gate at the Gold Coast in this Saturday’s ...

Precious Gem Heads 2015 Lord Stakes Field & Odds

Precious Gem Heads 2015 Lord Stakes Field & Odds

Henry Dwyer’s top local mare Precious Gem is the punters’ pick and market mover to win Caulfield’s Lord Stakes 2015 on Boxing Day this weekend in Melbourne.

Precious Gem (outside) is the 2015 Lord Stakes market mover at Caulfield Racecourse this Boxing Day. Photo: Steve Hart.

Set to run as Race 9 at 5:25pm (AEST) on the bumper ...

Symons On Murt The Flirt in Wyong Magic Millions Stakes

Symons On Murt The Flirt in Wyong Magic Millions Stakes

Chris Symons retains the ride on the Brendan McCarthy-trained Murt The Flirt at Wyong on Thursday with the horse out to capitalise on the Magic Millions Stakes 2016 being open to four-year-olds for the first time.

Murt The Flirt (outside) is over the odds to win Thursday’s 2015 Magic Millions 3YO & 4YO Stakes at Wyong. Photo Ultimate Racing ...

2015 Wyong Magic Millions 3YO & 4YO Stakes Field

2015 Wyong Magic Millions 3YO & 4YO Stakes Field

A quality field of both three and four-year-old Magic Millions graduates will face off in the Wyong Magic Millions 3YO & 4YO Stakes 2015 this Thursday including Flamboyant Lass.

Team Snowden’s filly Flippant is one of the best fancied chances for the 2015 Wyong Magic Millions 3YO & 4YO Stakes this Thursday in NSW. Photo: Daniel Costello.

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2015 Werribee Cup Field & Barrier Draw

2015 Werribee Cup Field & Barrier Draw

Darren Weir’s 60kg top weight Tall Ship leads a field down to 10 gallopers for the feature race in Victoria on the weekend, Sunday’s Werribee Cup 2015.

Group 1 winner Sonntag looks a livewire hope in the 2015 Werribee Cup this weekend in Victoria. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The $120,000 Listed TAB Werribee Cup (2600m) originally attracted 11 hopefuls ...

Standish Handicap 2016 Option for Boomwaa

Standish Handicap 2016 Option for Boomwaa

A recent edition to the Caulfield stables of Henry Dwyer, Boomwaa races at Flemington Racecourse this weekend ahead of a possible 2016 Standish Handicap run back at the track on New Year’s Day.

Boomwaa runs at Flemington on Saturday trying to earn a black-type summer assignment in either the Christmas Stakes or Standish Handicap. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

Dwyer is ...

Murt Flirts With 2016 Magic Millions Target

Murt Flirts With 2016 Magic Millions Target

A first-up win at Ballarat over the weekend has Caulfield-based trainer Brendan McCarthy keen to head to the Gold Coast in January with Murt The Flirt for another raid on the famous Magic Millions Race Day in 2016.

Murt The Flirt (centre) enjoyed a first-up win at Ballarat on the weekend ahead of the 2016 Magic Millions Carnival at the ...

Sonntag In Great Order for Ballarat Cup

Sonntag In Great Order for Ballarat Cup

Sonntag was unlucky to be ruled out of a trip to New Zealand after pulling up with soreness following his run in the Geelong Cup in October, but is reportedly returned to peak condition leading into Saturday’s 2015 Ballarat Cup (2200m).

Sonntag is reportedly a picture of health ahead of Saturday’s 2015 Ballarat Cup. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

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