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Extended UK Stay for 2015 Cox Plate Bound Criterion

Extended UK Stay for 2015 Cox Plate Bound Criterion

The warmer weather and proven formula adopted by the Australian spring-bound Europeans has David Hayes’ and Tom Dabernig’s Cox Plate 2015 hope Criterion thriving during an extended stay in the UK. An internationally performed son of Sebring, four-year-old Criterion debuted overseas on the back of his Group 1 Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2000m) success in Sydney…

Our Ivanhowe Right for 2015 Spring Bid

Our Ivanhowe Right for 2015 Spring Bid

While the Australian race debut of Lee & Anthony Freedman’s German import Our Ivanhowe was underwhelming in Adelaide this autumn, the team is confident of improvement heading into a Spring Cups bid. A dual Group 1 winner back in Germany, five-year-old Soldier Hollow stallion Our Ivanhowe had his first run down under when a below…

2015 Melbourne Cup Bid Begins for Mongolian Khan

2015 Melbourne Cup Bid Begins for Mongolian Khan

Murray Baker’s New Zealand colt Mongolian Khan is about to begin preparations to target the ‘race that stops a nation’ with the Melbourne Cup 2015 calling the Australian Derby winner this spring down under. Baker has scheduled his Holy Roman Emperor three-year-old to get back into work next week with an eye on a grand…

2015 The Championships Day 2 – Royal Randwick Scratchings

2015 The Championships Day 2 – Royal Randwick Scratchings

Today in Sydney Day 2 of The Championships, Queen Elizabeth Stakes Day, takes place on another rain-affected Royal Randwick track with a bumper day’s racing headlined by four Group 1 races set to play out. Overnight rain in Sydney has turned out another mud track that now stands as an official Heavy (8) as of…

Queen Elizabeth Stakes 2015 Betting Tips

Queen Elizabeth Stakes 2015 Betting Tips

The headline race at Royal Randwick this weekend in Sydney is the $4 million 2015 Queen Elizabeth Stakes, betting tips for the weight-for-age classic detailed below. Due to jump at 4:35pm (AEST) as Race 9, this year’s Group 1 Longines Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2000m) features a top class field of 13 hopefuls led by the…

Contributer Tops 2015 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Odds

Contributer Tops 2015 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Odds

Godolphin’s flying Ranvet Stakes winner Contriubter may have drawn wide for his next big test at Royal Randwick this weekend but the in-form import remains the one to beat in the Queen Elizabeth Stakes 2015 odds. There are four more Group 1 features running in Sydney on Saturday for Day 2 of The Championships, the…

Hartnell a 2015 Australian Cup Hope

Hartnell a 2015 Australian Cup Hope

John O’Shea may have ruled out an Australian Cup 2015 bid with Chipping Norton Stakes winner Contributer but the second placed stablemate in last weekend’s Sydney major, Hartnell, could still be Flemington bound on Super Saturday. On Saturday Godolphin ran the quinella in the $500,000 Group 1 Chipping Norton Stakes (1600m) at Warwick Farm with…

2014 Emirates Stakes Odds: Contributer Narrow Favourite

2014 Emirates Stakes Odds: Contributer Narrow Favourite

The John O’Shea-trained Contributer has opened narrow favourite in the Emirates Stakes 2014 odds ahead of this Saturday’s final Melbourne Cup Carnival meeting at Flemington Racecourse. Se to run as Race 7 at 4:20pm this weekend’s $1 million Group 1 Emirates Stakes (1600m) features a capacity field and four of the hopefuls are under double…