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Bel Sprinter Heads 2012 WJ Adams Stakes Field

Bel Sprinter Heads 2012 WJ Adams Stakes Field

Jason Warren’s aptly named sprinter Bel Sprinter will look to continue their stunningly consistent career strike rate this Saturday when they race first-up in the W.J. Adams Stakes 2012 at Caulfield, the event registered this time round as the United Arab Emirates Stakes.

Bel Sprinter seeks their fifth win from six starts at Caulfield this Saturday

Due ...

First Command Tops 2012 WJ Adams Stakes Nominations

First Command Tops 2012 WJ Adams Stakes Nominations

Anthony Freedman’s last-start Kensington Stakes winner First Command will seek back-to-back stakes wins in Victoria this month having been nominated for the WJ Adams Stakes 2012 at Caulfield on Saturday.

Classy runner Bel Sprinter resumes at Caulfield this Saturday in the WJ Adams Stakes

One of four black types headlining the weekend’s racing action the $100,000 W.J. Adams Stakes...

Lightning Stakes Placegetter Warm Love Loses the Battle

Lightning Stakes Placegetter Warm Love Loses the Battle

Mornington-based horseman David Brideoake is this week in mourning after having to put down his talented mare Warm Love due to a severe case of pneumonia.

The beautifully bred four-year-old daughter of Octagonal from Flying Spur mare Charangas was euthanized over the weekend after an abscess on her heart developed into pneumonia.

Purchased for just $9,000 at the 2008 William ...

Wilander Back On Track After Short Lived Stud Career

Wilander Back On Track After Short Lived Stud Career

Former boom juvenile Wilander will make his competitive return to racing this weekend after spending nearly two years at stud.

Wilander, who is now trained by David Hayes, will race for the first time in almost two years when he lines up in the 1000m TCL Electronics Plate at Flemington tomorrow.

In his time at Stud the former Lee ...

13 Stars in The Galaxy Field

13 Stars in The Galaxy Field

Thirteen top sprinters have been accepted for this Saturday’s $350,000 Group 1 The Galaxy (1100m) at Randwick, one of the three elite level showdowns highlighting a bumper 2011 Doncaster Mile Day programme.

Ortensia seeks her maiden Group 1 win in The Galaxy after her title was stripped last year

The 2011 The James Boag Galaxy is due to run as ...

Caulfield Sprint Betting Tips – Caulfield Cup Day Race 5

Caulfield Sprint Betting Tips – Caulfield Cup Day Race 5

The second Group status race on the exciting 10-event Caulfield Cup Day card today will be Race 5 – the $200,000 Group 2 Caulfield Sprint (1100m) due to jump at 2:00pm (AEDST).

The 2010 Caulfield Sprint Final Field featured nine top gallopers, but only seven are still set to take to the track today following the earlier scratching of #1 ...

2010 Caulfield Sprint Final Field, Barrier Draw & Preview

2010 Caulfield Sprint Final Field, Barrier Draw & Preview

This Saturday Caulfield Racecourse will come to life with the highly anticipated Caulfield Cup Day featuring a bumper 10-race card including the $200,000 Group 2 Caulfield Sprint (1000m).

The 2010 Caulfield Sprint final field features nine quality gallopers including the highest rated entry and top-weight with 57kg, Eagle Falls.

Horse Racing Tip Drawn well and dropping back in weight and...

Whobegotyou Training for 2010 Spring Carnival Assault

Whobegotyou Training for 2010 Spring Carnival Assault

Esteemed trainer Mark Kavanagh has begun preparations with his talented Street Cry gelding Whobegotyou for this year’s Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival.

Whobegotyou, a half brother to the 2009 Melbourne Cup winner Shocking also prepared by Kavanagh, came back from the paddock last week after suffering a flesh injury to his hind tendon during his run in the Group 1 ...

Ortensia Wins 2010 The Galaxy – Beats Shellscrape & Swift Alliance

Ortensia Wins 2010 The Galaxy – Beats Shellscrape & Swift Alliance

On Saturday Tony Noonan?s classy four-year-old mare Ortensia claimed Group 1 glory in the $300,000 The James Boag Galaxy (1100m) at Randwick when she secured an excellent last-to-first win ahead of a brilliant field of rivals.

Starting the race as the $4.40 favourite after an impressive barrier trial at Warwick Farm on April 9, Ortensia put in a powerful display ...

Scratchings for Saturday’s Doncaster Mile Meeting – Glen Boss Loses another Ride

Scratchings for Saturday’s Doncaster Mile Meeting – Glen Boss Loses another Ride

With the countdown on for Randwick?s biggest autumn carnival race meeting this Saturday, a number of horses have been scratched from the big Group races at the Doncaster Mile meeting.

In the Group 1 feature for the fillies, the $350,000 Group 1 AJC Australian Oaks (2400m), the Peter Moody-trained Ocean Dream has been scratched due to adverse health.

Now Speedy ...