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2017 Ballarat Cup Nominations Feature Mr Garcia

2017 Ballarat Cup Nominations Feature Mr Garcia

European expat Mr Garcia is scheduled to have his maiden start with new trainer Darren Weir, the former Andreas Wohler-trained five-year-old among the Ballarat Cup 2017 nominations for Saturday. A bumper 28 stayers make up the early entries for this season’s Listed $300,000 Ballarat Cup (2200m), including Paco Boy gelding Mr Garcia. Kerrin McEvoy rode…

2018 ATC Sires’ Produce Calls for Long Leaf

2018 ATC Sires’ Produce Calls for Long Leaf

The ATC Sires’ Produce Stakes 2018 during Sydney’s ‘The Championships’ is the likely major autumn aim for Lindsay Park’s Merson Cooper Stakes winner over the weekend Long Leaf. The well-bred Fastnet Rock colt made it two wins from as many starts, backing up from a narrow Morphettville success on debut to beat home the $3.20…

Petition Tops 2017 Summoned Stakes Field & Odds

Petition Tops 2017 Summoned Stakes Field & Odds

Classy and consistent Mornington-trained mare Petition has opened top of the Summoned Stakes 2017 odds to post her first stakes win in the Ladbrokes Park Group 3 event this weekend in MelbournPho Closing the bumper Zipping Stakes Day card as Sandown Race 10 at 5:55pm (AEDT) on Saturday afternoon, this season’s Group 3 $150,000 Le…

Scales Of Justice Leads Kington Town Classic 2017 Nominations & Odds

Scales Of Justice Leads Kington Town Classic 2017 Nominations & Odds

Last year’s runner-up Scales Of Justice is tipped to go one better leading futures 2017 Kingston Town Classic betting on the Perth Group 1 running at Ascot Racecourse on December 9. Last Perth Summer Racing Carnival, the Lindsey Smith-trained Scales Of Justice gelding Scales Of Justice won the Group 1 $1 million Railway Stakes (1600m)…

Tosen Stardom Is The 2017 Emirates Stakes Winner

Tosen Stardom Is The 2017 Emirates Stakes Winner

Tosen Stardom flew home in the final 150 metres to record a scintillating win in the 2017 Emirates Stakes at Flemington this afternoon. There were plenty of horses spruiked in betting ahead of the Emirates Stakes, which suggested it was going to be an open race, and that proved to be the case as a…

Tom Melbourne out of 2017 Emirates Stakes Field

Tom Melbourne out of 2017 Emirates Stakes Field

Professional placegetter Tom Melbourne has been scratched from the 2017 Group 1 $2m Emirates Stakes (2000m) at Flemington on Saturday. Racing Victoria Stewards reported that Tom Melbourne was showing lameness in the off front leg and his withdrawal along with the early scratching of Sir Isaac Newton has left a field of thirteen to contest…

Gingernuts firms in 2017 Emirates Stakes betting

Gingernuts firms in 2017 Emirates Stakes betting

Multiple Group 1 winning Kiwi galloper Gingernuts has firmed in the betting for the Group 1 $2m Emirates Stakes (2000m) at Flemington on Saturday. Betting at Ladbrokes.com.au on Friday morning had Gingernuts marked at $6, firming in from $7.50 when the fields were released on Wednesday. Matamata trainers Stephen Autridge and Jamie Richards who train…

Emirates Stakes 2017 Betting Tips & Update

Emirates Stakes 2017 Betting Tips & Update

The $2 million Emirates Stakes 2017 is the feature race on the final Melbourne Cup Carnival meeting on Saturday and our insider tips on the Flemington clash and updated odds are detailed below. Due to run as Flemington Race 8 as the penultimate event on the card at 4:55pm (AEDT), the field for his year’s…

Melbourne Cup 2017 Tips: Max Dynamite Flying

Melbourne Cup 2017 Tips: Max Dynamite Flying

Rival owner Nick Williams has described 2015 runner-up Max Dynamite as “flying” ahead of the raider’s second shot at the ‘Race That Stops A Nation’ and has the stayer inside his top 2017 Melbourne Cup tips despite Macedon Lodge presenting a six-horse contingent of their own. The Williams’ clan, led by prolific businessman Lloyd Williams,…

Who Shot Thebarman Out Of 2017 Melbourne Cup

Who Shot Thebarman Out Of 2017 Melbourne Cup

Who Shot Thebarman has been ruled out of the 2017 Melbourne Cup after being found with an elevated temperature this morning. Who Shot Thebarman was set to contest the Melbourne Cup for the fourth time in his career following his victory in the Moonee Valley Gold Cup at The Valley on Ladbrokes Cox Plate Day,…