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Wandjina Headlines 2014 Carbine Club Stakes Nominations

Wandjina Headlines 2014 Carbine Club Stakes Nominations

Gai Waterhouse’s Wandjina will back-up his 2014 Cox Plate run just one week later with a start in the Group 3 Carbine Club Stakes (1600m), making him the highest rated nominee. 18 three-year-olds were nominated for the 2014 Carbine Club Stakes on Monday, one of the supporting races on the action-packed Victoria Derby Day this…

2014 Moonee Valley Vase: Scratchings & Odds Update

2014 Moonee Valley Vase: Scratchings & Odds Update

Three horses have been scratched from the Moonee Valley Vase 2014 field on Cox Plate Day today with odds on the remaining hopes firming in at bookies around the country. Originally there were 14 three-year-olds set to face off in this year’s $200,000 Group 2 Dilmah Exceptional Teas Vase (2040m), running as Race 7 at…

2014 Cox Plate Day Scratchings & Track Report

2014 Cox Plate Day Scratchings & Track Report

Today at Moonee Valley Racecourse the second meeting of the two-day Cox Plate Carnival takes place with Cox Plate Day 2014 following last night’s Manikato Stakes. There are nine races on the line-up in Melbourne today and it is another fine day for a spring showdown with the notoriously tight Moonee Valley track rated a…

2014 Moonee Valley Vase Betting Tips

2014 Moonee Valley Vase Betting Tips

This weekend a star line-up of Cox Plate Day support races take place at Moonee Valley Racecourse including the Moonee Valley Vase 2014 which takes place one event before the Group 1. Due to jump at 4:50pm (AEDT) as Race 7, this year’s $200,000 Group 2 Moonee Valley Vase (2040m) is running as the Dilmah…

Moonee Valley Vase 2014 Odds – Chivalry Co-Favourite

Moonee Valley Vase 2014 Odds – Chivalry Co-Favourite

Two three-year-olds are currently sharing top spot in the 2014 Moonee Valley Vase odds on Cox Plate Day this Saturday with Chivalry and Atmosphere the ones to beat according to the bookies. Running as Moonee Valley Race 7 at 4:50pm, this year’s $200,000 Group 2 Dilmah Exceptional Teas Vase (2040m) field features 14 three-year-olds with…

VRC Derby Hopes Head 2014 Moonee Valley Vase Field

VRC Derby Hopes Head 2014 Moonee Valley Vase Field

A field full of Victoria Derby hopefuls faces off in one of the key Cox Plate Day support races in Melbourne on Saturday – the Moonee Valley Vase 2014. The traditional lead-up to the $1.5 million Group 1 AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday week, November 1, this year’s $200,000 Group 2…

24 Declare for Moonee Valley Vase 2014 Nominations

24 Declare for Moonee Valley Vase 2014 Nominations

Nominations for the 2014 Moonee Valley Vase were taken on Monday, with 24 three-year-olds declaring for the race, double the amount of last year’s race. The majority of the 24 nominated hopefuls for this year’s $200,000 Group 2 Dilmah Exceptional Teas Vase (2040m) are using the race as a lead-up to the Group 1 Victoria…

Bachman Leads 2014 Dulcify Quality Handicap Nominations

Bachman Leads 2014 Dulcify Quality Handicap Nominations

Nominations were taken for the Listed Dulcify Quality Handicap (1800m) Monday morning, with a field of 13 three-year-olds declaring for the Royal Randwick event, seven shy of the 20 field limit. Headlining the nominations is the Gerald Ryan-trained Bachman, who won back-to-back events during the 2014 Winter Racing period. The colt didn’t perform as well…