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2016 Tails Stakes Tips

2016 Tails Stakes Tips

Fifteen runners have been confirmed to Saturday’s Listed Tails Stakes (1600m) on the Sunshine Coast; offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager.

Sir Moments is the Races.com.au tip for Saturday’s Listed Tails Stakes on the Sunshine Coast. Photo: Daniel Costello

Sir Moments has returned to racing in typically smart ...

2061 Golden Rose Winner Exosphere Retires To Stud

2061 Golden Rose Winner Exosphere Retires To Stud

Star Godolphin-owned colt Exosphere has retired from racing to begin a lucrative career at stud after the Golden Rose winning son of Lonhro failed to impress in the Group 1 TJ Smith Stakes (1200m) on April 2.

2015 Golden Rose winning Lonhro colt Exosphere joins the Darley stud roster after being retired from racing. Photo: Steve Hart.

An eleventh ...

No July Cup 2015 Ride for Williams on Brazen Beau

No July Cup 2015 Ride for Williams on Brazen Beau

It was the stuff of a cold break-up, jockey Craig Williams informed by a text message he would not be required to partner Chris Waller’s star colt Brazen Beau when the horse has his swansong race in the 2015 July Cup at England’s Newmarket Racecourse next month.

Brazen Beau will have his final race start before retirement in the ...

Easy Trial for Royal Ascot-Bound Brazen Beau

Easy Trial for Royal Ascot-Bound Brazen Beau

He may have beaten home just one other runner when seventh in his first official trial of the season but the Chris Waller-trained Brazen Beau caught the eye at Warwick Farm on Tuesday morning as the Royal Ascot-bound youngster kicked up his pre-season work.

Coolmore Stud Stakes winner Boban was given an easy trial in the wet at ...

Hallowed Crown Expected to Resume in 2015 Apollo Stakes

Hallowed Crown Expected to Resume in 2015 Apollo Stakes

Group One winner Hallowed Crown enjoyed an exhibition gallop at Royal Randwick Racecourse on Saturday, a sharp display that saw the three-year-old colt cruise to the line and finish his final 800 metres in 47.65 seconds.

Hallowed Crown is set to resume in the Apollo Stakes on February 14. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Bart and James Cummings-trained colt ...

2015 Golden Slipper First Acceptances Up 16%

2015 Golden Slipper First Acceptances Up 16%

This week the Australian Turf Club (ATC) took first acceptances for the Golden Slipper 2015 with entries up more than 16 percent on last year for the world’s richest two-year-olds’ race that will run in March next year.

2014 Golden Slipper winner Mossfun became the second filly in as many years to win the autumn classic. Photo: Steve Hart.

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Sweynesse On Spring Champion Stakes Path Following Spring Stakes Win

Sweynesse On Spring Champion Stakes Path Following Spring Stakes Win

Sweynesse will follow a path to the Group 1 Spring Champion Stakes (2000m) at Royal Randwick on October 11 after he recorded a comfortable victory in the 2014 Spring Stakes at Newcastle this afternoon.

Kerrin McEvoy piloted Sweynesse to victory in the 2014 Spring Stakes at Newcastle this afternoon. Photo: Steve Hart

Jockey Kerrin McEvoy positioned Sweynesse towards the tail ...

Shinn Unfazed by wide Darwin Cup Draw for Cantonese

Shinn Unfazed by wide Darwin Cup Draw for Cantonese

Yet to receive much more than a sprinkling of wagers for success in this afternoon’s featured Darwin Cup (2000m), jockey Blake Shinn is confident a wide barrier draw will not affect the chances of notable stayer Cantonese.

Jockey Blake Shinn is confident of Darwin Cup success for Cantonese, despite a wide barrier draw. Photo: Steve Hart

Returning to racing ...

Happy Birthday, Thoroughbreds of Australia!

Happy Birthday, Thoroughbreds of Australia!

The arrival of August 1st marks the birthday of every Australian Thoroughbred each year, and 2014 marks a particularly special year for several of the nation’s most memorable and loved performers.

Pierro is one of champion stallion Lonhro's high-achieving progeny. Photo: Steve Hart

Arguably the biggest landmark for Australian runners chalking up another year in 2014, 1997 World Champion ...

Mossfun Definitely Running in Melbourne This Spring

Mossfun Definitely Running in Melbourne This Spring

Golden Slipper winner Mossfun will run in Melbourne this spring. Photo: Steve Hart.

Michael Hawkes who co-trains in partnership with his brother Wayne and Hall Of Fame father John Hawkes has confirmed their Golden Slipper winning filly Mossfun will definitely run in Victoria this Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival.

New season plans for the talented daughter of Mossfun, who turns ...