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2017 Sandown Guineas nominations: Weir has 3 entries

2017 Sandown Guineas nominations: Weir has 3 entries

Victoria’s leading trainer Darren Weir has three horses among the nominations for the Group 2 $250,000 Sandown Guineas (1600m) at Sandown on Saturday. Weir has entered the well performed Snitzepeg, two times winner Tamasa and the last start winner Peaceful State who are among the nineteen nominations for the 1600m contest for the three year…

Almandin included in 2017 Zipping Classic nominations

Almandin included in 2017 Zipping Classic nominations

2016 Melbourne Cup winner Almandin has been included in the nominations for the Group 2 $300,000 Zipping Classic (2400m) at Ladbrokes Park Hillside at Sandown on Saturday. The Robert Hickmott trained Almandin had no luck this year in the Group 1 $6.25m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington on November 7 when twelfth to the…

Tosen Stardom Is The 2017 Emirates Stakes Winner

Tosen Stardom Is The 2017 Emirates Stakes Winner

Tosen Stardom flew home in the final 150 metres to record a scintillating win in the 2017 Emirates Stakes at Flemington this afternoon. There were plenty of horses spruiked in betting ahead of the Emirates Stakes, which suggested it was going to be an open race, and that proved to be the case as a…

2017 Emirates Stakes Results: Tosen Stardom Wins

2017 Emirates Stakes Results: Tosen Stardom Wins

The final day of the 2017 Melbourne Cup Carnival is here and the 2017 Emirates Stakes Day results will be updated all afternoon at races. com.au. Emirates Stakes Day may be one of the most underrated cards during the Spring Racing Carnival and we are set for two outstanding Group 1 events at Flemington this…

2017 Emirates Stakes Day Scratching & Track Report

2017 Emirates Stakes Day Scratching & Track Report

The final day of the 2017 Melbourne Cup Carnival is here and we are set for two outstanding Group 1 races at Flemington on Emirates Stakes Day. Flemington Track Report – 11/11/2017 Rail: Out 3m Entire Circuit Weather: Fine Track Type: Turf Track Rating: Good (3) Irrigation: 5mm last 24 hours, 40mm last 7 days Rainfall: nil last 24 hours, 2.2mm…

Tom Melbourne out of 2017 Emirates Stakes Field

Tom Melbourne out of 2017 Emirates Stakes Field

Professional placegetter Tom Melbourne has been scratched from the 2017 Group 1 $2m Emirates Stakes (2000m) at Flemington on Saturday. Racing Victoria Stewards reported that Tom Melbourne was showing lameness in the off front leg and his withdrawal along with the early scratching of Sir Isaac Newton has left a field of thirteen to contest…

Gingernuts firms in 2017 Emirates Stakes betting

Gingernuts firms in 2017 Emirates Stakes betting

Multiple Group 1 winning Kiwi galloper Gingernuts has firmed in the betting for the Group 1 $2m Emirates Stakes (2000m) at Flemington on Saturday. Betting at Ladbrokes.com.au on Friday morning had Gingernuts marked at $6, firming in from $7.50 when the fields were released on Wednesday. Matamata trainers Stephen Autridge and Jamie Richards who train…

Emirates Stakes 2017 Betting Tips & Update

Emirates Stakes 2017 Betting Tips & Update

The $2 million Emirates Stakes 2017 is the feature race on the final Melbourne Cup Carnival meeting on Saturday and our insider tips on the Flemington clash and updated odds are detailed below. Due to run as Flemington Race 8 as the penultimate event on the card at 4:55pm (AEDT), the field for his year’s…

2017 Emirates Stakes Field & Odds: Cliff’s Edge 3YO Runner

2017 Emirates Stakes Field & Odds: Cliff’s Edge 3YO Runner

Trainer Darren Weir makes a three-pronged assault on the Emirates Stakes 2017 field at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday including saddling-up the only three-year-old chance in the weight-for-age clash Cliff’s Edge. Set to run as Flemington Race 8 at 4:55pm (AEDT) as the penultimate event on the final Melbourne Cup Carnival meeting, this season’s Group 1…

Is Winx Running In The 2017 Melbourne Cup?

Is Winx Running In The 2017 Melbourne Cup?

Winx is not in the 2017 Melbourne Cup and she will soon be sent for a well-deserved stint in the spelling paddock. Winx’s entire 2017 Spring Racing Carnival campaign was centred around her history-making third straight victory in the Ladbrokes Cox Plate and connections never put any thought into running her in the Melbourne Cup and she was…