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2017 Caulfield Cup Tips: Back the Four-Year-Olds

2017 Caulfield Cup Tips: Back the Four-Year-Olds

The Caulfield Cup 2017 tips are flooding in ahead of the opening leg of the Spring Cups double on Saturday and history shows the four-year-old horses in the mix are statistically the best to back. There are 17 hopefuls in the Group 1 $3 million BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m) this year, the race running under…

Toorak Handicap 2017 Form Guide & Preview

Toorak Handicap 2017 Form Guide & Preview

Caulfield Racecourse is host to four Group 1 spring races on Saturday including a gun field of milers doing battle in the 2017 Toorak Handicap, a comprehensive form guide and betting preview for the possible Cox Plate lead-up race detailed below. Due to run as Race 9 at 5:10pm (AEDT) on the bumper Ladbrokes Caulfield…

2017 Bletchingly Stakes Odds & Betting Update

2017 Bletchingly Stakes Odds & Betting Update

Thirteen horses have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s Group 3 Bletchingly Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield Racecourse; offering punters terrific value from a betting perspective and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Supido returned to the races for a comfortable win in the Group 3 Sir John Monash Stakes (1100m) a…

Memsie Stakes an Option for Lankan Rupee

Memsie Stakes an Option for Lankan Rupee

Mick Price has revealed that Lankan Rupee may be looking for a longer trip this campaign and has underlined the Group 1 Memsie Stakes (1400m) as a possible target for the champion sprinter. Lankan Rupee has been a standout for Price throughout his entire racing career so far, but has been plagued by injury through…

We’ve Got This Building Well Towards Aurie’s Star Handicap

We’ve Got This Building Well Towards Aurie’s Star Handicap

Jockey Craig Newitt is hopeful of securing the ride on We’ve Got This in the Group 3 Aurie’s Star Handicap (1200m) after being impressed by the talented sprinter’s trial at Cranbourne on Monday morning. We’ve Got This has been a standout for trainer Greg Eurell throughout his eighteen career starts to date, particularly down the…

A.R. Creswick Series Final 2017 Betting Update

A.R. Creswick Series Final 2017 Betting Update

It is a wide-open affair in 2017 A.R. Creswick Series Final betting for Flemington on Saturday with half the field at single-figures for the win. Running as Flemington Race 5 at 2:10pm (AEST) on Flemington Finals Day, there are a dozen sprinters in the mix for this winter’s $120,000 Listed A.R. Creswick Series Final (1200m)….

2017 A.R. Creswick Series Final Field & Barriers

2017 A.R. Creswick Series Final Field & Barriers

A dozen three-year-old sprinters will take to the Flemington track on Finals Day this Saturday in the A.R. Creswick Series Final 2017 field. Due to run as Flemington Race 5 at 2:10pm (AEST), this year’s $120,000 Listed A.R. Creswick Series Final (1200m) has attracted a class line-up of youngsters including the Chris Waller-trained Overstep. Drawn…

2017 Warrnambool Cup Field & Betting: High Church Favourite

2017 Warrnambool Cup Field & Betting: High Church Favourite

High Church from the record-breaking stables of Darren Weir is early favourite to take out the Warrnambool Cup 2017 on Thursday handing his trainer a fourth straight win in the race. One of the key features of the hugely popular Warrnambool Racing Carnival each May, this season’s $200,000 Listed Warrnambool Cup (2350m) features a line-up…

Observational scores emotional win in 2017 Easter Cup

Observational scores emotional win in 2017 Easter Cup

The John Sadler trained Observational scores an emotional win in the Group 3 $150,000 Le Pine Funerals Easter Cup (2000m) at Caulfield today. Observational was ridden a treat by Saddler’s son Tom who has had a history of weight problems but worked hard to get down to 55kg today to deliver a well-deserved win for…

2017 Newmarket Handicap Form Guide & Betting Preview

2017 Newmarket Handicap Form Guide & Betting Preview

One of the two Group 1 Flemington races on ‘Super Saturday’ this weekend is the Newmarket Handicap 2017, a comprehensive form guide and betting preview of the sprint classic detailed below. A final field of 13 short-distance specialists face off in Flemington Race 7 at 3:55pm (AEDT) in this season’s $1.25 million Group 1 Lexus…