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Black Caviar’s Daughter Posts Maiden Race Win

Black Caviar’s Daughter Posts Maiden Race Win

Black Caviar’s daughter Oscietra has returned to racing in this best way possible; leading from start to finish to post a dominant win in the Hanlon Industries Maiden Plate (1000m) on the Geelong Synthetic course this afternoon. Plenty of hype understandably followed Oscietra to her racing debut at Flemington on New Year’s Day, but after…

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…

Black Caviar Progeny Ready to Step Up Spring Preparation

Black Caviar Progeny Ready to Step Up Spring Preparation

The first foal of equine superstar Black Caviar, Oscietra is ready to complete an unofficial jump out at Geelong ahead of her 2017 Spring Carnival campaign. Plenty of hype has understandably surrounded the racing career of Oscietra so far, but the rising three-year-old has only made one competitive appearance at the races so far; a…

Chetwood is the 2016 Cameron Handicap Winner

Chetwood is the 2016 Cameron Handicap Winner

Godolphin runner Chetwood has made a successful transition to black type racing at Newcastle this afternoon; completing a strong start-to-finish performance to take out the Group 3 Cameron Handicap (1350m). Jumping from the gates well, Chetwood was unable to find a good position in running early and jockey Tim Clark instead elected to press the…

Russian Revolution Tops Vain Stakes Tips

Russian Revolution Tops Vain Stakes Tips

Nine three-year-old colts and geldings will contest Saturday’s Group 3 Vain Stakes (1100m) at Caulfield; offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Undefeated colt Russian Revolution ($2.30) has continued to firm in favouritism for success and currently occupies the top line of 2016 Vain Stakes…

2016 Queensland Day Stakes Tips and Betting Preview

2016 Queensland Day Stakes Tips and Betting Preview

Some of the Brisbane Winter Carnival’s most exciting three-year-olds will line up for the Listed Queensland Day Stakes (1200m) at Doomben on Saturday; figuring as a particularly interesting race from a betting standpoint as a result. Godolphin running Mogador has steadily built to the task this time and remains a $3.60 favourite in Queensland Day…

2016 Redoute’s Choice Stakes Nominations feature Twenty

2016 Redoute’s Choice Stakes Nominations feature Twenty

Twenty two-year-olds have been included in 2016 Redoute’s Choice Stakes (1200m) nominations, to be run as the feature race at Melbourne’s Caulfield Racecourse on Saturday. David Hayes and Tom Dabernig are poised to launch an impressive three-pronged attack on the black type race after including all of Highland Beat, Lionhearted and Tris in 2016 Redoute’s…

Golden Slipper Chances Highlight Magic Night Stakes Nominations

Golden Slipper Chances Highlight Magic Night Stakes Nominations

The 2016 Golden Slipper is less-than two weeks away and a number of leading fillies targeting the race are set to complete a final tune up at Rosehill Gardens this weekend following the release of Magic Night Stakes nominations. Godolphin runner Calliope was a late scratching from the Group 2 Reisling Stakes (1200m) last weekend…

2016 Phar Lap Stakes Nominations

2016 Phar Lap Stakes Nominations

Fifteen three-year-olds are poised to line up at Rosehill Gardens this weekend following the release of 2016 Phar Lap Stakes nominations this morning, highlighted by the inclusion of a number of runners targeting Group 1 feature races further into the Autumn Carnival. Ghisoni and Italy have both also been included in nominations for the Group…

Distance No Problem for Eximius in Doriemus Handicap

Distance No Problem for Eximius in Doriemus Handicap

Trainer Mick Price has been pleased with the form and class displayed by veteran Eximius this time and is confident the horse will lay a good account for himself in his first attempt at 2000m in Saturday’s Doriemus Handicap at Flemington. Eximius has posted a commendable six wins and ten minors through 38 career starts…