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Famous Seamus Ready to Defend Kevin Heffernan Stakes

Famous Seamus Ready to Defend Kevin Heffernan Stakes

Trainer Noel Mayfield-Smith is confident that Famous Seamus will prove tough to beat once more, when he steps out for the Group 3 Kevin Heffernan Stakes (1300m) at Ladbrokes Park (Sandown) on Saturday. A Group 1 winner having taken out the 2014 edition of the BTC Cup (1200m) in Brisbane, Famous Seamus has produced a…

Famous Seamus Wins Kevin Heffernan Stakes

Famous Seamus Wins Kevin Heffernan Stakes

Famous Seamus has returned to winning form in impressive fashion at Sandown this afternoon; maintaining a strong sprint in the final straight to beat a talented field to the line in the Group 3 Kevin Heffernan Stakes (1300m). Jumping from the gates well, jockey Kerrin McEvoy allowed Famous Seamus to stride forward and taken an…

Catkins Leads Talented Tristarc Stakes Final Field

Catkins Leads Talented Tristarc Stakes Final Field

Some of the Spring Carnival’s standout mares will take to the barriers at Caulfield Racecourse on Saturday after the confirmation of thirteen runners in the final field for the Group 2 Tristarc Stakes (1400m). Catkins was disappointing when fifth in the Group 2 Golden Pendant (1400m) last start, but should be in peak condition for…

Rock Royalty Takes out 2015 Ramornie Handicap

Rock Royalty Takes out 2015 Ramornie Handicap

Talented sprinter Rock Royalty has delivered trainer Liam Birchley another impressive 2015 black type win this afternoon; producing an impressive turn of foot to take out the Listed Ramornie Handicap (1200m) at Grafton. Jumping from the gates well, jockey Chris Whiteley immediately led the Elusive City gelding towards the fore of the capacity field sixteen;…

Nineteen Included in 2015 Tattersall’s Cup Nominations

Nineteen Included in 2015 Tattersall’s Cup Nominations

A talented list of nineteen stayers have been included in nominations for Saturday’s Group 3 Tattersall’s Cup (2400m) on the Gold Coast, highlighted by the pending appearance of some of the Brisbane Winter Carnival’s standout performers. Jetset Lad posted undoubtedly his best victory to date on Stradbroke Day at Doomben a fortnight ago and has…

Atlantis Dream Wins 2015 Queen Of The South Stakes

Atlantis Dream Wins 2015 Queen Of The South Stakes

Clear punters’ pick Atlantis Dream has saluted in impressive style at Morphettville this afternoon when hunting down race favourite Marianne late to win the Group 2 Queen Of The South Stakes (1600m). Jockey Nick Hall settled Atlantis Dream slightly better than mid-field following a fine barrier jump and sat off the pace set by three-year-old…

2015 William Reid Stakes Nominations Released

2015 William Reid Stakes Nominations Released

The 2015 William Reid Stakes nominations have been released and 23 sprinters are a chance of contesting the Group 1 event at Moonee Valley on Friday night. Rebel Dane has not been seen at the races since he finished seventh behind Terravista in the Group 1 Darley Classic (1200m) at Flemington on November 8 last…

Famous Seamus Aiming to Defy the Odds in 2014 BTC Cup

Famous Seamus Aiming to Defy the Odds in 2014 BTC Cup

Jockey Ryan Wiggins is hoping for a huge upset in securing a maiden Group 1 title in this weekend’s featured BTC Cup (1200m) at Brisbane’s Doomben Racecourse; confirmed to partner rank outsider Famous Seamus against a field that includes four previous winners at the highest level of Australian racing. The stable star of trainer Noel…

Waller Worried About Big Weight For Acapela

Waller Worried About Big Weight For Acapela

Trainer Chris Waller is worried that the top weight of 60kg might bring about the undoing of quality mare Acapela in the Dover Handicap (1610m) at Flemington tomorrow. Acapela was far from disgraced when finishing seventh behind Myamira in the Group 3 Belle Of The Turf Stakes (1600m) and Waller told Racing Ahead this morning that…

2011 Listed Bob Hoysted Handicap – Tips & Betting

2011 Listed Bob Hoysted Handicap – Tips & Betting

We understand that picking a winner isn’t easy, so we have provided you with our 2011 Listed Bob Hoysted Handicap tips for you to use when betting on Flemington’s Australian Guineas Day this Saturday March  5, 2011. The Listed Bob Hoysted Handicap is a 1,000 metre sprint that is worth $125,000 in prize money. There…