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Magic Millions Calls 2016 Doveton Stakes Winner Husson Eagle

Magic Millions Calls 2016 Doveton Stakes Winner Husson Eagle

The 2017 Magic Millions Sprint is next on the agenda for Patrick Payne’s smart first-up flyer Husson Eagle who won the Doveton Stakes at Ladbrokes Park in fine fashion on Zipping Classic Day. It was a real family affair for this springs edition of the $120,000 Listed OTI Racing Doveton Stakes (1000m), Melbourne Cup winning…

Wild Rain Wins 2015 City Of Greater Dandenong Stakes

Wild Rain Wins 2015 City Of Greater Dandenong Stakes

Mark Kavanagh’s in-form mare Wild Rain got the job done for the punters in the feature Melbourne race at Sandown Hillside over the weekend enjoying a step back in distance for the City Of Greater Dandenong Stakes 2015. Winner of the Listed Lightning Stakes (1050m) in Adelaide during the winter before back-to-back seconds to kick…

Wide Draw for Grane in City Of Greater Dandenong Stakes

Wide Draw for Grane in City Of Greater Dandenong Stakes

Cranbourne trainer Robbie Griffiths will wait until the eleventh hour to make the call on whether or not to scratch his widely-drawn galloper Grane from the 2015 City Of Greater Dandenong Stakes at Sandown Hillside this Saturday. Griffiths accepted for two stablemates in this weekend’s $120,000 Listed City Of Greater Dandenong Stakes (1000m) in Melbourne,…

2015 City Of Greater Dandenong Stakes Tips

2015 City Of Greater Dandenong Stakes Tips

Stakes racing in Melbourne this weekend features just one black-type race at Sandown Hillside with the Doveton Stakes run as the City Of Greater Dandenong Stakes 2015, betting tips for which are detailed below. Set to run as Sandown Race 7 on the nine race program with a scheduled jump time of 4:05pm (AEST), this…

Distance Test for Java in City Of Greater Dandenong Stakes

Distance Test for Java in City Of Greater Dandenong Stakes

Co-trainer Lee Freedman is hoping a drop back to 1000m won’t prove too sharp for the stable’s 2015 City Of Greater Dandenong Stakes runner at Sandown Hillside on Saturday Java. The four-year-old son of Medalia D’Oro has had 11 runs to date for four wins and two thirds with success up to 1400m. He is…

2015 Doveton Stakes Field & Odds: Top Two Hard to Split

2015 Doveton Stakes Field & Odds: Top Two Hard to Split

The bookies have two of the 15 sprinters engaged in this year’s Doveton Stakes 2015, running as the City of Greater Dandenong Stakes, at Sandown Hillside at nearly equal odds for the win with Wild Rain narrowly topping Tuscan Sling in betting. Set to run as Race 7 at 4:05pm (AEST) on the bumper nine…

2016 Adelaide Cup Aim for Signoff

2016 Adelaide Cup Aim for Signoff

After being ruled out of the entire spring carnival due to injury the Darren Weir-trained stayer Signoff is set to return Saturday week in Melbourne with a long term goal to get the horse to the Adelaide Cup 2016 in March. Fourth to runaway winner Protectionist in last year’s Melbourne Cup, Authorized six-year-old Signoff hasn’t…

Smart Hit-Out for Doveton Stakes 2015 Hope Wild Rain

Smart Hit-Out for Doveton Stakes 2015 Hope Wild Rain

Mark Kavanagh’s in-form mare Wild Rain continued her nice lead-up into Saturday’s 2015 Doveton Stakes at Sandown Hillside with a strong piece of trackwork at Flemington on Tuesday morning. One of 20 nominations taken for this year’s $120,000 Listed Doveton Stakes (1000m), the four-year-old daughter of Manhattan Rain comes off back-to-back seconds this time in….

2015 Doveton Stakes Title Defence for Danger Close

2015 Doveton Stakes Title Defence for Danger Close

It may have been a year between wins for the Jason Warren-trained Danger Close but on Saturday the six-year-old is set to defend his Doveton Stakes 2015 title and retain an undefeated Sandown-Hillside record. The Written Tycoon gelding has won six of his 29 career starts to date, half of which have come from his…

Doveton Stakes 2015 Ideal for Diamond Oasis

Doveton Stakes 2015 Ideal for Diamond Oasis

Sydney’s Joe Pride is confident a trip to Melbourne this weekend with Diamond Oasis can see the sprinter break a notable drought with Sandown’s 2015 Doveton Stakes looking an ideal race for the son of Lonhro. A winner of six of his 24 starts to date, five-year-old Diamond Oasis hasn’t enjoyed a win since Pride…