News About Danny O’Brien

Merriest Eyes 2018 Magic Millions Cup

Merriest Eyes 2018 Magic Millions Cup

Flemington trainer Danny O’Brien is plotting a summer racing carnival path to the Gold Coast with his class mare Merriest to target the Magic Millions Cup 2018 next month. The four-year-old daughter of Denham hasn’t raced since her close sixth behind dual Group 1 winner Global Glamour in the Group 2 Tristarc Stakes (1400m) on…

Toffee Nose Sniffs Out 2018 Magic Millions Trophy Bid

Toffee Nose Sniffs Out 2018 Magic Millions Trophy Bid

January’s Magic Millions Trophy 2018 at the Gold Coast could be the major summer racing target for the Danny O’Brien-trained mare Toffee Nose who races second-up at Ladbrokes Park on the weekend. The daughter of Toorak Toff made her four-year-old debut at Bendigo on November 14, but only managed to run five lengths back seventh…

2017 Ballarat Cup Odds: Mr Garcia Firming Favourite

2017 Ballarat Cup Odds: Mr Garcia Firming Favourite

European expat Mr Garcia is all the rage in Ballarat Cup 2017 betting for the weekend, the now Darren Weir-trained stayer under $3 to continue his undefeated record down under intact. Thirteen spring stayers face off in Saturday’s Listed $300,000 Ballarat Cup (2200m) including the former Andreas Wohler-trained Mr Garcia in gate nine with apprentice…

2017 Blazer Stakes Winner Now Or Later onto Myer Classic

2017 Blazer Stakes Winner Now Or Later onto Myer Classic

Robert Smerdon’s progressive import Now Or Later has raced her way into Myer Classic contention this Melbourne Cup Carnival after a nice win at Flemington Racecourse on Turnbull Stakes Day in the Blazer Stakes 2017. Having just her fourth start in Australia, the former Irish-raced Bushranger mare jumped double-figures in Saturday’s Group 2 $200,000 Blazer…

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 Robert Sangster Stakes Day Results: Schweppes Oaks Winner Egg Tart

2017 Robert Sangster Stakes Day Results: Schweppes Oaks Winner Egg Tart

The Adelaide Autumn Racing Carnival is in full swing today at Morphettville Racecourse with a dual shot of Group 1 action for Robert Sangster Stakes Day 2017, results for the entire eight race program to be updated right here across the afternoon. The South Australian Jockey Club has increased prize money to a number of…

2017 Australasian Oaks Tips & Odds Update

2017 Australasian Oaks Tips & Odds Update

Group 1 racing returns this weekend in the form of Robert Sangster Stakes Day in Adelaide and one of the features is the Australasian Oaks 2017, betting tips and updated odds on the classic for three-year-old fillies found below. The $500,000 Group 1 Australasian Oaks (2010m) runs as the Schweppes Oaks on Saturday and heading…

2017 Australasian Oaks Odds: Egg Tart Market Mover

2017 Australasian Oaks Odds: Egg Tart Market Mover

Money is starting to come in for Chris Waller’s up-in-class filly Egg Tart in the Australasian Oaks 2017 odds for the Group 1 in South Australia this weekend. The major support act on the Robert Sangster Stakes Day card at Morphettville, betting on this season’s $500,000 Group 1 Schweppes Australasian Oaks (2010m) have the Darren…

Australasian Oaks 2017 Field: Kenedna Draws 3

Australasian Oaks 2017 Field: Kenedna Draws 3

An ideal barrier three draw in a capacity 2017 Australasian Oaks field has seen the Darren Weir-trained Kenedna retain her favouritism for the Group 1 at Morphettville Racecourse this weekend. Set to run as Morphettville Race 6 at 3:24pm (local) as the major support act of Robert Sangster Stakes Day, this season’s $500,000 Group 1…

2017 Australasian Oaks Nominations Feature Kenedna

2017 Australasian Oaks Nominations Feature Kenedna

Darren Weir’s talented Auraria Stakes winner Kenedna is the headline filly among the Australasian Oaks 2017 nominations now out for next month’s Morphettville Group 1. One of two elite level Adelaide Autumn Racing Carnival features held on May 6 for Robert Sangster Stakes Day, this season’s $500,000 Group 1 Schweppes Australasian Oaks (2000m) attracted 28…