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2012 Bob Hoysted Handicap – No Clear Favourite

2012 Bob Hoysted Handicap – No Clear Favourite

Any one of a number horses are a chance to take out the 2012 Bob Hoysted Handicap at Flemington this Saturday if the odds are anything to go by.

Luxbet is showing that there is no far-and-away favourite with Happy Angel ($4.20), Master Harry ($4.40) and We’re Gonna Rock ($5.00) the top three picks.

The 1000 metre Bob Hoystead Handicap ...

Rising Nine is Fine For Motspur

Rising Nine is Fine For Motspur

Kris Lees remains confident that his rising nine year old Motspur still has enough in the tank to challenge his younger rivals in Saturday’s At Sea Handicap at Warwick Farm.

Lees said that he thought this past season was Motspur’s best since he made his debut as a two year old way back in the 2004/5 season.

“I think ...

Jerezana Hands Snowden Back-to-Back Ramornie Wins

Jerezana Hands Snowden Back-to-Back Ramornie Wins

The first of the two major races at this year’s July Carnival in Grafton was on Wednesday won by Peter Snowden’s quality mare Jerezana, who handed Darley’s head trainer back-to-back wins in the Ramornie Handicap.

Twelve months ago Snowden won the event with Pinwheel and was over the moon when Lonhro four-year-old Jerezana bounced back with an ...

Robert Thompson Hoping History Repeats

Robert Thompson Hoping History Repeats

In 1981 petrol cost less than 60 cents a litre, Newtown won the rugby league grand final and Robert Thompson rode the winner of the Grafton Cup.

While the first two things mentioned above will never happen again, Robert Thompson is looking to turn back the clock in the race he won thirty years ago aboard My Star Sapphire.

“I’ve ...

Saturday Horse Racing – December 11th

Saturday Horse Racing – December 11th

Punters are in for a treat today, Saturday December 11, with 14 massive TAB race meetings set to run at country and city tracks around Australia including 10 black-type features offering some excellent betting markets.

Today’s racing action is headlined by the metropolitan meets in Brisbane and Perth, Eagle Farm hosting the re-scheduled Group 3 George Moore Stakes (1200m) while ...

Updated 2010 George Moore Stakes Field, Barrier Draw & Preview

Updated 2010 George Moore Stakes Field, Barrier Draw & Preview

This Saturday, December 11, the rescheduled $200,000 Group 3 George Moore Stakes (1200m) will take place at Eagle Farm Racecourse after the event along with five others had to be abandoned last weekend due to heavy rainfall.

The 2010 George Moore Stakes field features a capacity 16 sprinters plus one emergency, with one of last weekend’s favourites Welkom Gold the ...

2010 George Moore Stakes Final Field, Barriers & Preview

2010 George Moore Stakes Final Field, Barriers & Preview

This Saturday Brisbane’s Eagle Farm Racecourse is set to host Queensland’s latest Group race meeting with a cracker eight-event card headlined by the $200,000 Group 3 George Moore Stakes (1200m).

The 2010 George Moore Stakes final field features a capacity of 17 sprinters, plus one emergency, with the most notable defector from the nominations being defending champ Burdekin Blues.

Horse...

2010 George Moore Stakes Nominations

2010 George Moore Stakes Nominations

This Saturday December 4, Brisbane’s Eagle Farm Racecourse is set to host an exciting summer carnival meeting headlined by the $200,000 Group 3 George Moore Stakes (1200m).

The 2010 George Moore Stakes Handicap has attracted 23 nominations fighting for a spot in the maximum 17-horse final field.

Among the early entries is defending champion Burdekin Blues who won the George ...

Temple Of Boom Wins 2010 Swisse Vitamins Stakes – VRC Crown Oaks Day Race 8 Results

Temple Of Boom Wins 2010 Swisse Vitamins Stakes – VRC Crown Oaks Day Race 8 Results

The eighth race on the Crown Oaks Day programme today has been won by Temple Of Boom, who claimed victory in the $150,000 Listed Swisse Vitamins Stakes (1100m) at Flemington.

Despite missing the start, winning jockey Corey Brown stayed calm and didn’t panic, allowing Tony Gollan’s four-year-old gelding Temple Of Boom regain their balance and settle behind them off the ...