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That’s A Good Idea Wins Strong Randwick Trial

That’s A Good Idea Wins Strong Randwick Trial

That’s A Good Idea was scratched from last weekend’s Group 2 Missile Stakes (1200m), but remains primed for his next campaign target after cruising to a comfortable barrier trial win at Royal Randwick this morning. Reasonably ineffective on heavy going, trainers Peter & Paul Snowden did not want That’s A Good Idea to complete a…

Missile Stakes Vital for Harper’s Choice

Missile Stakes Vital for Harper’s Choice

Trainer Gerald Ryan concedes that the conditions of Saturday’s Group 2 Missile Stakes (1200m) won’t suit Harper’s Choice, but he is confident that the race will allow a firm indicator as to where to head with the rising four-year-old in spring. Harper’s Choice has been a strong and consistent performer throughout his short racing career…

2017 Caulfield Cup a Target for Egg Tart

2017 Caulfield Cup a Target for Egg Tart

Trainer Chris Waller has underlined the Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) as the likely major target for Egg Tart, who has returned to the Rosehill horseman’s stables following a short break. Egg Tart has been a standout for Waller in 2017 and will is amidst an impressive winning streak which now spans six; highlighted by…

2017 Epsom Handicap Aim for Foxplay

2017 Epsom Handicap Aim for Foxplay

Chris Waller’s Queen Of The Turf Stakes winning filly Foxplay is back in work and tracking well towards a spring return where the Epsom Handicap 2017 will see her back in Group 1 company. A winner of five of her 13 career starts to date, the rising four-year-old daughter of Foxwedge lived up to her…

Le Romain Competitive The Everest 2017 Chance

Le Romain Competitive The Everest 2017 Chance

Kris Lees’ three-time Group 1 winner Le Romain is expected to kick off his spring in next month’s Missile Stakes as he compares to bring some competition to the world’s best sprinters in the 2017 The Everest. Newcastle trainer Lees is confident his rising five-year-old is deserving of a slot in the inaugural running of…

Hauraki Last to First 2016 Epsom Handicap Winner

Hauraki Last to First 2016 Epsom Handicap Winner

In an incredible Epsom Handicap 2016 result that will go down in the history books, the Godolphin-raced Hauraki came from last to first with incredible late speed to take out the mile classic by a nose. Trainer John O’Shea won the race for the first time a decade ago with Racing To Win (2006) and…

2016 Epsom Handicap Tips & Odds Update

2016 Epsom Handicap Tips & Odds Update

A talented field of milers take to the track on Saturday at Royal Randwick in Sydney’s Epsom Handicap 2016, tips and the updated betting odds on the classic found below. Running as Randwick Race 7 at 4:00pm (AEST) as the second of three elite levels on the card, this season’s $1 million Group 1 Epsom…

Epsom Handicap 2016 Form Guide & Betting Preview

Epsom Handicap 2016 Form Guide & Betting Preview

The richest race on the Royal Randwick card in Sydney this Saturday to kick off October Group 1 racing is the 2016 Epsom Handicap, a full form guide analysis and betting preview on the mile classic found below. Due to jump at 4:00pm (AEST) as Randwick Race 7, a field of 13 gallopers is engaged…

2016 Epsom Handicap Betting: Hauraki Favourite

2016 Epsom Handicap Betting: Hauraki Favourite

Hauraki has retained top spot in Epsom Handicap 2016 betting after the release of the final field and barrier draw for the Sydney Spring Racing Carnival classic this week. Due to jump as Randwick Race 7 at 4:00pm (AEST) as the marquee race in Sydney on Saturday, this season’s $1 million Group 1 Epsom Handicap…

Epsom Handicap Barriers 2016: Avdulla Not Happy in One

Epsom Handicap Barriers 2016: Avdulla Not Happy in One

Jockey Brenton Avdulla is booked to ride the Patrick Webster-trained Happy Clapper in Saturday’s Epsom Handicap 2016 but said barrier one is the only gate he had been hoping not to draw. A 13-starter field of milers is engaged to face off in this year’s $1 million Group 1 Epsom Handicap (1600m) at Royal Randwick…