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Shamus Award Eyeing Third Appearance in History Books This Weekend

Shamus Award Eyeing Third Appearance in History Books This Weekend

A proven performer on the tracks of Melbourne, having claimed both the Group 1 Cox Plate (2040m) and Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) in the last six months, trainer Danny O’Brien is confident talented three-year-old Shamus Award will have no issue running in the opposite direction in his Sydney debut in this weekend’s Group 1 Rosehill Guineas (2000m).

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2013 Coolmore Stud Stakes Betting Update – Zoustar Out to $2

2013 Coolmore Stud Stakes Betting Update – Zoustar Out to $2

Former odds-on favourite, and still the one to beat, the Chris Waller-trained Zoustar is easing in their price to make their Melbourne debut a winning one in the Coolmore Stud Stakes 2013 at Flemington this afternoon.

Missy Longstocking is the genuine 2013 Coolmore Stud Stakes market mover. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The in-form son of the ill-fated Northern ...

Coolmore Stud Stakes 2013 Form Guide & Preview

Coolmore Stud Stakes 2013 Form Guide & Preview

One of the quartet of elite level races headlining a bumper nine-race Victoria Derby Day program at Flemington this Saturday is the 2013 Coolmore Stud Stakes for three-year-old sprinters, the Races.com.au’s form guide preview found below.

Missy Longstocking boasts the best 1200m record with four previous wins in the 2013 Coolmore Stud Stakes field. Photo: Thoroughbred Club Stakes.

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2013 Coolmore Stud Stakes Betting – Zoustar Odds-On

2013 Coolmore Stud Stakes Betting – Zoustar Odds-On

Unsurprisingly Chris Waller’s flying three-year-old Zoustar has opened top of the Coolmore Stud Stakes 2013 odds opening in the red to make it three on the trot this preparation.

Zoustar is odds-on favourite to win the 2013 Coolmore Stud Stakes on Victoria Derby Day. Photo: Steve Hart.

Scheduled as the opening of four Group 1 races on the ...

Waller’s Zoustar Tops Coolmore Stud Stakes Field 2013

Waller’s Zoustar Tops Coolmore Stud Stakes Field 2013

Golden Rose winning three-year-old Zoustar will lead a quality field of fellow youngsters in the 2013 Coolmore Stud Stakes at Flemington Racecourse this weekend.

Chris Waller's Golden Rose winner Zoustar will jump favourite in the 2013 Coolmore Stud Stakes on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Won 12 months ago by John Thompson’s filly Nechita, this year’s $500,000 Group 1 ...

Missy Longstocking Out for Coolmore Stud Stakes 2013 Upset

Missy Longstocking Out for Coolmore Stud Stakes 2013 Upset

She may be coming up against a Golden Rose winner on Victoria Derby Day this Saturday but Brisbane-based filly Missy Longstocking is ready for the 2013 Coolmore Stud Stakes challenge according to her trainer Liam Birchley.

Brisbane-trained filly Missy Longstocking steps up to Group 1 class in Saturday's Coolmore Stud Stakes 2013. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

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2013 Coolmore Stud Stakes Nominations Led by Zoustar

2013 Coolmore Stud Stakes Nominations Led by Zoustar

Chris Waller’s star young sprinter Zoustar is already the horse to beat at nomination stage for Saturday’s Coolmore Stud Stakes 2013, the other three-year-olds’ feature of Victoria Derby Day at Flemington.

Golden Rose champ Zoustar is after another Group 1 this time in Melbourne's Coolmore Stud Stakes 2013. Photo: Steve Hart.

One of four Group 1 Derby ...

Long John Long Shot for Cox after Caulfield Guineas Win 2013

Long John Long Shot for Cox after Caulfield Guineas Win 2013

It is shaping up as a battle of the Snowden’s with father Peter and son Paul to discuss whether today’s 2013 Caulfield Guineas winner Long John is good enough to back up in the $3 million Group 1 Cox Plate (2040m) at Moonee Valley in a fortnight.

Long John wins the 2013 Caulfield Guineas. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

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2013 Caulfield Guineas Betting Tips & Selections

2013 Caulfield Guineas Betting Tips & Selections

The big one in Melbourne this weekend is the Caulfield Guineas 2013 for the season’s star staying three-year-olds, the Races.com.au team’s inside tips and betting selections for which can be found right here.

Dissident is the Races.com.au tip to win the 2013 Caulfield Guineas. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The $1 million Group 1 BECK Caulfield Guineas (1600m) will bring ...

Caulfield Guineas 2013 Form Guide & Preview

Caulfield Guineas 2013 Form Guide & Preview

This weekend the Melbourne racing action is headlined by the three-year-olds facing off in the 2013 Caulfield Guineas, the Races.com.au team’s insider form guide analysis and betting preview for which is detailed below.

Eclair Big Bang is one of two last start winners in the 2013 Caulfield Guineas field for Saturday. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

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