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Lord Aspen Leads 2015 Christmas Handicap Field

Lord Aspen Leads 2015 Christmas Handicap Field

Mick Huxtable’s in-form Murray Bridge-based gelding Lord Aspen is the likely favourite on Boxing Day in Adelaide to take out Morphettville’s Christmas Handicap 2015.

Lord Aspen is favourite to win Adelaide’s 2015 Christmas Handicap at Morphettville this Boxing Day. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

Due to jump as Race 8 at 5:03pm (local time), this year’s $100,000 Listed Adelaide ...

City Of Marion Stakes 2015 Tips & Selections

City Of Marion Stakes 2015 Tips & Selections

Black-type racing takes place right around the country this weekend including in Adelaide where South Australia’s Morphettville Racecourse hosts the 2015 City Of Marion Stakes, betting tips for the sprint feature found below.

Melbourne performed Karacatis is the Races.com.au tip to win Morphettville’s 2015 City Of Marion Stakes in Adelaide this weekend. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

This year’s ...

2015 City Of Marion Stakes Field & Betting

2015 City Of Marion Stakes Field & Betting

Despite a wide barrier draw for the sole stakes race in Adelaide this Saturday the Mick Huxtable-trained Lord Aspen has opened clear favourite to take out Morphettville’s City Of Marion Stakes 2015.

Lord Aspen is backed by the bookmakers to win Adelaide’s 2015 City Of Marion Stakes at Morphettville this weekend. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

The Murray Bridge-based Good ...

Daytona Grey Tops 2015 DC McKay Stakes Nominations

Daytona Grey Tops 2015 DC McKay Stakes Nominations

A host of Group 1 The Goodwood hopes are nominated to face off in Morphettville’s DC McKay Stakes 2015 this weekend in Adelaide including RN Irwin Stakes winner Daytona Grey.

RN Irwin Stakes winner Daytona Grey backs up in Saturday’s 2015 DC McKay Stakes on way to The Goodwood on May 16. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

Nominations for this ...

2014 Bletchingly Stakes Nominations Released

2014 Bletchingly Stakes Nominations Released

2014 Bletchingly Stakes nominations have been extended until tomorrow morning after only eight horses were entered for the final Group race of the 2013/2014 racing season.

Lord Of The Sky has been included in the nominations for the 2014 Bletchingly Stakes that will be run at Caulfield on Saturday. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Talented sprinter Lord Of The ...

Riziz Heads 2014 The Straight Six Nominations & Weights

Riziz Heads 2014 The Straight Six Nominations & Weights

Fresh off a Group 1 third at home in Adelaide, the Ken Sweeney-trained Riziz travels to Flemington this Saturday to tackle The Straight Six 2014.

Riziz is top weight for The Straight Six 2014 at Flemington this Saturday. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

A bumper 28 nominations were taken for this year’s $120,000 Listed The Straight Six (1200m) running as ...

Macdonald Confident in Essay Raider Ahead of 2014 Goodwood

Macdonald Confident in Essay Raider Ahead of 2014 Goodwood

Local trainer Leon Macdonald is confident classy four-year-old Essay Raider will make the most of a central barrier draw and win this weekend’s featured Group 1 The Goodwood (1200m) at Morphettville Racecourse.

Trainer Leon Macdonald is confident in the chances of Essay Raider in the 2014 Goodwood. Photo: Jenny Barnes

Having returned to the track in competitive form this season, ...

Melham Smokin’ Ahead of The Goodwood 2014 Return

Melham Smokin’ Ahead of The Goodwood 2014 Return

After a six month stint on the sidelines due to injury, jockey Ben Melham is back for a shot at more Group 1 glory in Adelaide this Saturday partnering Smokin’ Joey in the 2014 The Goodwood.

Jockey Ben Melham shoots for successive The Goodwood wins this weekend riding Smokin' Joey (pictured). Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Pain in his ...

2014 The Goodwood Field & Barriers – Sistine Demon Draws 20

2014 The Goodwood Field & Barriers – Sistine Demon Draws 20

Early favourite Sistine Demon has suffered a blow in their bid to salute for the punters in Saturday’s The Goodwood 2014 in Adelaide after coming up with a wide barrier 20 draw in the official field.

Robert Sangster Stakes winner Driefontein has drawn well with barrier three for Saturday's The Goodwood 2014. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

Final acceptances for this year’s ...

Karacatis Jolly Good Ahead of The Goodwood 2014

Karacatis Jolly Good Ahead of The Goodwood 2014

Fresh off a SA Derby win at the track last weekend, Adelaide trainer Richard Jolly is after back-to-back Group 1s this Saturday with Karacatis to fly the stable’s flag in the 2014 The Goodwood.

Karacatis is out to improve on a fourth last year in Saturday' 2014 The Goodwood. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Handing Jolly, who as a ...