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Melbourne Cup Form: Secret Number Ready to Run

Melbourne Cup Form: Secret Number Ready to Run

Trainer Saeed Bin Suroor is confident that Secret Number is in peak form ahead of his run in the 2016 Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington Racecourse on Tuesday. Secret Number travelled to Australia as part of the international Godolphin operation’s party during the 2015 Spring Carnival, and ran an impressive second to Dandino in the…

2015 Zipping Classic Betting Tips

2015 Zipping Classic Betting Tips

Eight smart stayers face off in Saturday’s Sandown feature the Zipping Classic 2015, betting tips for the weight-for-age showdown found below. Due to jump as Sandown Race 5 at 3:25pm (AEST) as the highlight on an all-black type nine-race program, this year’s $300,000 Group 2 Quayclean Zipping Classic (2400m) might have a small field but…

Lucia Valentina Eyes 2015 Hong Kong Cup

Lucia Valentina Eyes 2015 Hong Kong Cup

Newcastle horseman Kris Lees has confirmed connections will travel dual Group 1 winning mare Lucia Valentina to Sha Tin Racecourse for next month’s International Race Day should she secure a Hong Kong Cup 2015 invitation. A winner of six of her 24 starts to date for over $1.5 million in prize money, the five-year-old daughter…

Zipping Classic 2015 Odds: Top Two Hard To Split

Zipping Classic 2015 Odds: Top Two Hard To Split

Two weight-for-age hopefuls are battling for top spot in 2015 Zipping Classic betting this weekend at Sandown with Dandino the narrow favourite on the short back-up. A final field of eight faces off in Saturday’s $300,000 Group 2 Quayclean Zipping Classic (2400m), due to jump as Sandown Race 5 at 3:25pm (AEST) and available at…

2015 Sandown Guineas Field Features Mahuta

2015 Sandown Guineas Field Features Mahuta

Darren Weir is on track for another stellar Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival meeting this weekend at Sandown Hillside with ace chances in the day’s two Group 2 features including Mahuta in the Sandown Guineas 2015. After scoring the upset in the world’s richest handicap on the first Tuesday of November when 101/1 shot Prince Of…

Dandino Heads 2015 Zipping Classic Field

Dandino Heads 2015 Zipping Classic Field

The headline race at Sandown Hillside on Saturday is the weight-for-age Zipping Classic 2015 with last weekend’s Queen’s Cup winner Danidno leading a small field of just eight acceptors. Due to jump as Sandown Race 5 at 3:25pm (AEST), this year’s $300,000 Group 2 Quayclean Zipping Classic (2400m) has a diminutive number of hopefuls however…

Sandown Cup 2015 Weight no Worries for Grand Marshal

Sandown Cup 2015 Weight no Worries for Grand Marshal

Chris Waller’s Sydney Cup winner from the autumn in an upset, Grand Marshal is looking to atone for a failed Melbourne Cup run at Sandown on Saturday when stepping out over two miles for the third time in the 2015 Sandown Cup. The imported Dansili gelding has won seven of his 26 career starts to…

Who Shot Thebarman to Fire in Zipping Classic 2015

Who Shot Thebarman to Fire in Zipping Classic 2015

This spring’s Cox Plate winning trainer Chris Waller is hoping his Group 1 winner Who Shot Thebarman still has one big run left in the tank for Saturday’s 2015 Zipping Classic after a luckless Melbourne Cup performance. Third in the ‘race that stops a nation’ last Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival and runner-up to stablemate Grand…

Almoonqith After Consolation Zipping Classic Day Win

Almoonqith After Consolation Zipping Classic Day Win

After getting caught back and failing to finish off after a slowly-run Melbourne Cup last Tuesday, the David Hayes & Tom Dabernig-trained Geelong Cup winner Almoonqith gets the chance to atone on Saturday at Sandown in one of two Zipping Classic Day 2015 races. The imported Dynaformer stallion is a dual nominee on the Sandown…

The Offer Heads 2015 Sandown Cup Nominations

The Offer Heads 2015 Sandown Cup Nominations

Gai Waterhouse’s Sydney Cup winner from last year The Offer is the highest-rated nominee for the Sandown Cup 2015 run over the two miles this Saturday as part of Zipping Classic Day. Montjeu seven-year-old The Offer is one of 22 early entries taken for this year’s $150,000 Listed Sandown Cup (3200m) for the genuine staying…