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Illustrious Lad Claims Upset Win in Linlithgow Stakes

Illustrious Lad Claims Upset Win in Linlithgow Stakes

Illustrious Lad has produced a big late turn of foot to deliver a talented field a big upset in the Group 2 Linlithgow Stakes (1200m) at Flemington; the final race on Derby Day 2016.

Illustrious Lad produced a career-best performance to win the Group 2 Linlithgow Stakes this afternoon. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Illustrious Lad was rated only ...

2016 Victoria Derby Results: Prized Icon the Superior Stayer

2016 Victoria Derby Results: Prized Icon the Superior Stayer

Prized Icon has produced a career-best performance to win the featured Group 1 Victoria Derby (2500m) at Flemington Racecourse this afternoon.

Prized Icon was too good for his rivals in this afternoon’s 2016 Victoria Derby at Flemington. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Prized Icon has all but forgotten in 2016 Victoria Derby betting markets as punters focused firmly on race-favourite Sacred ...

I Am A Star is the 2016 Myer Classic Winner

I Am A Star is the 2016 Myer Classic Winner

I Am A Star has become the first three-year-old filly to win the Group 1 Myer Classic (1600m), after producing a gutsy start-to-finish performance at Flemington Racecourse this afternoon.

I Am A Star became the first three-year-old to win the Group 1 Myer Classic at Flemington. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

I Am A Star has been a strong and consistent ...

Flying Artie Posts Dominant Win in Coolmore Stud Stakes

Flying Artie Posts Dominant Win in Coolmore Stud Stakes

Flying Artie has overcome the Spring Carnival’s most exciting field to win the 2016 Group 1 Coolmore Stud Stakes (1200m) at Flemington this afternoon.

Flying Artie soared home to win the Group 1 Coolmore Stud Stakes this afternoon. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Flying Artie was all but forgotten in Coolmore Stud Stakes betting markets as punters focused their attention on ...

Darley Classic an Option for Sensis Stakes Winner Sheidel

Darley Classic an Option for Sensis Stakes Winner Sheidel

Sheidel has maintained a nose at death to win the Group 3 Sensis Stakes (1100m) down the famous Flemington straight this afternoon

Sheidel held on to win the Group 3 Sensis Stakes at Flemington this afternoon. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Sheidel received the greatest market share of bets for success in the Sensis Stakes prior to jump, and jockey Joao ...

Crown Oaks Likely for Wakeful Stakes Winner Tiamo Grace

Crown Oaks Likely for Wakeful Stakes Winner Tiamo Grace

Tiamo Grace has stamped herself as a serious Crown Oaks contender after leading a talented field home to win the Group 2 Wakeful Stakes (2000m) at Flemington this afternoon.

Tiamo Grace produced a career-best performance to date to win the Group 2 Wakeful Stakes this afternoon. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Tiamo Grace received plenty of support from punters in the ...

Comin’ Through Posts Impressive Carbine Club Stakes Win

Comin’ Through Posts Impressive Carbine Club Stakes Win

Criterion’s half-brother Comin’ Through has made a successful transition to black type racing at Flemington this afternoon; mustering a big turn of foot in the final straight to take out the Group 3 Carbine Club Stakes (1600m).

Comin’ Through beat Morton’s Fork and Bezel to win the Carbine Club Stakes. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Comin’ Through had made only ...

Don’t Doubt Mamma Primed for Myer Classic 2016

Don’t Doubt Mamma Primed for Myer Classic 2016

Trainer Tony McEvoy is confident that Don’t Doubt Mamma is primed to secure a maiden Group 1 win when she lines up for the 2016 Myer Classic (1600m) on Derby Day at Flemington this afternoon.

Don’t Doubt Mamma is seeking her third-consecutive stakes win in the Group 1 Myer Classic at Flemington this afternoon. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Don’t Doubt ...

2016 Derby Day Scratchings & Track Report

2016 Derby Day Scratchings & Track Report

One of the Spring Carnival’s most highly-decorated cards will be contested today as runners descend on Flemington Racecourse in Melbourne for Derby Day 2016.

Sacred Elixir will be tough to beat in this afternoon’s Group 1 Victoria Derby at Flemington. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

It is a fine day in the greater Melbourne metropolitan region today and subsequently, the Flemington ...

Victoria Derby Day 2016 – Flemington Best Bets

Victoria Derby Day 2016 – Flemington Best Bets

The opening Melbourne Cup Carnival race day runs at the famous Flemington Racecourse on Saturday with 2016 Victoria Derby Day, best bets for the all-Group race card from the Races.com.au team detailed below.

Russian Revolution is the best double-figure Win Bet in the 2016 Coolmore Stud Stakes on Derby Day this weekend. Photo: Steve Hart.

Racing kicks off this ...