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2014 Chairman’s Stakes Tips And Betting Preview

2014 Chairman’s Stakes Tips And Betting Preview

The Group 1 Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) is only three weeks away and a number of exciting juveniles are starting to arrive on the scene ahead of the $1 million event; with several talented two-year-olds including in the final field for the Group 3 Chairman’s Stakes this weekend. A number of exciting horses have won the…

Cassidy’s $101 Golden Slipper 2012 Betting Long Shot

Cassidy’s $101 Golden Slipper 2012 Betting Long Shot

One of Australia’s premier jockeys Jim Cassidy will shoot for his second Slipper success on Saturday when he partners with $101 roughie Faustus in the 2012 Golden Slipper at Rosehill Gardens. Cassidy rode his first and to date only Golden Slipper winner back in 2001 handing trainer Gai Waterhouse her breakthrough win in the world’s…

Newmarket Handicap 2012 Weights – Black Caviar to Cop 60kg or More

Newmarket Handicap 2012 Weights – Black Caviar to Cop 60kg or More

While confirmed autumn plans for Peter Moody’s superstar mare Black Caviar are still up in the air, defending her title in the 2012 Newmarket Handicap at Flemington on March 10 is looking less and less likely with the undefeated queen to cop a hefty weight. Last week Racing Victoria took nominations for the $1 million…

2012 Newmarket Handicap Nominations Feature Black Caviar

2012 Newmarket Handicap Nominations Feature Black Caviar

Superstar sprinter Black Caviar was a surprise entry for the Newmarket Handicap 2012 when nominations for the Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival feature were taken by Racing Victoria this week. Set to run as one of two elite level showdowns on Australian Cup Day, March 10, the $1 million Lexus Newmarket Handicap (1200m) drew 72 early…

Black Caviar World’s Best Mare – 2011 World Thoroughbred Rankings

Black Caviar World’s Best Mare – 2011 World Thoroughbred Rankings

Australia’s darling of racing Black Caviar has officially been crowed the best mare in the world, topping her personal best in the 2011 World Thoroughbred Rankings with the highest ever score for a mare in history. Ace English four-year-old Frankel, a winner of all nine of their career starts to date including five Group 1…

Prebble to Ride Smart Missile in Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes 2011

Prebble to Ride Smart Missile in Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes 2011

Singapore-based Australian jockey Brett Prebble will make an 11th hour trip to Melbourne tonight to replace the injured Glen Boss aboard Anthony Cummings’ spruik colt Smart Missile in Saturday’s 2011 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes at Caulfield. Boss fractured his shoulder and was ruled unfit to ride this Saturday, with his return this spring hanging in…

2011 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes Form Guide & Tips

2011 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes Form Guide & Tips

The headline event on a bumper Caulfield race programme this Saturday is the Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes 2011, and to help punters find the value in this elite level, the Races.com.au team have done the form come up with the best Sir Rupert Clarke betting analysis and tips. Scheduled to jump a Caulfield Race 6…

Crystal Lily Dies at Trackwork, Glen Boss Injured and off Smart Missile

Crystal Lily Dies at Trackwork, Glen Boss Injured and off Smart Missile

In a tragic turn of events at Flemington this morning, last year’s Golden Slipper champion Crystal Lily has died during a track gallop from a suspected hemorrhage, three-time Melbourne Cup winning jockey Glen Boss subsequently hospitalised and ruled out of riding hot favourite Smart Missile in the Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes tomorrow. Media in Melbourne…

Black Caviar Star of Patinack Farm Classic 2011 Nominations

Black Caviar Star of Patinack Farm Classic 2011 Nominations

Recently crowned Australian Racehorse of the Year Black Caviar headlines the list of 44 sprinters making up the 2011 Patinack Farm Classic nominations, early entries for the Melbourne Cup Carnival feature released by Racing Victoria this afternoon. Peter Moody’s undefeated sprint queen Black Caviar has officially been nominated to defend her title in the $1…

Queensland Buff Earns Manikato Stakes 2011 Assignment

Queensland Buff Earns Manikato Stakes 2011 Assignment

Back-to-back Brisbane Premiership winning horseman Robert Heathcote enjoyed a stunning start to the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival at Moonee Valley on Saturday, his two runners both saluting in their respective races including 2011 Manikato Stakes-bound Buffering. Four-year-old Mossman gelding Buffering made their debut at the Valley in the $150,000 Group 3 Mitty’s McEwen Stakes (1000m)…