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Exosphere Wins 2015 Roman Consul Stakes

Exosphere Wins 2015 Roman Consul Stakes

Superstar three-year-old Exosphere continued a top Epsom Handicap Day full of winning results for trainer John O’Shea and jockey James McDonald who combined for a third time in as many races to take out the Roman Consul Stakes 2015 with exciting stud prospect Exosphere. The nicely-bred son of Lonhro went into the $300,000 Group 2…

Ungrateful Ellen Spells Ahead of Spring’s Matriarch Stakes

Ungrateful Ellen Spells Ahead of Spring’s Matriarch Stakes

Melbourne’s Robert Smerdon has confirmed his Queensland Oaks runner Ungrateful Ellen is out in the paddock preparing for a spring return possibly targeting the 2015 Matriarch Stakes on Emirates Stakes Day. Smerdon is gearing up for a big weekend in Brisbane saddling-up the favourite in the $2 million Group 1 AAMI Stradbroke Handicap (1350m) at…

Better Land Sweats on Golden Rose Field

Better Land Sweats on Golden Rose Field

Trainer Peter Moody is hoping his smart colt Better Land makes the cut for the 2014 Golden Rose field this weekend but has other options on the card if he misses a start. The headline race in Sydney on Saturday, the $1 million Group 1 Golden Rose Stakes (1400m) has a capacity field of 18…

2014 Melbourne Cup Bid for OTI’s Gatewood

2014 Melbourne Cup Bid for OTI’s Gatewood

Former Geelong Cup winner Gatewood is the headline European stayer set to travel down under for a Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival campaign for Victorian-based syndicate OTI Racing. OTI have plans to bring over a contingent of around five gallopers this spring including Melbourne Cup 2014 hope Gatewood as confirmed by the managing director Terry Henderson…

Melbourne Cup Winner Leads 2014 Australian Cup Odds

Melbourne Cup Winner Leads 2014 Australian Cup Odds

Gai Waterhouse’s star Melbourne Cup winner from the spring Fiorente continues to dominate betting for the Australian Cup 2014 at Flemington Racecourse ahead of this weekend’s staying major. The imported Monsun six-year-old entered the history books on the first Tuesday of November in their final run last prep saluting for the punters in the $6.2…

Nolen Confident of Newmarket Handicap Result 2013

Nolen Confident of Newmarket Handicap Result 2013

Regular rider of the country’s best sprinter Black Caviar, Luke Nolen is bullish over his chances of scoring his third Newmaket Handicap trophy in the past four seasons with this year’s race favourite Moment Of Change. Nolen has had a magic recent run in the $1 million Group 1 Lexus Newmarket Handicap (1200m), running today…

2013 Newmarket Handicap Betting Update

2013 Newmarket Handicap Betting Update

The opening Group 1 race at Flemington this afternoon is the Newmarket Handicap 2013 running as Race 6 at 3:15pm (AEST) and following this morning’s scratching of Queensland Group 1 winner Woorim from the field below we take a look at the updated betting markets on the Melbourne Festival of Racing feature. There are now…

Newmarket Handicap 2013 Betting Tips & Selections

Newmarket Handicap 2013 Betting Tips & Selections

One of the Melbourne majors running at the famed Flemington Racecourse this Saturday will be the 2013 Newmarket Handicap– betting tips and exotic selections straight from the expert team of tipsters at Races.com.au for which are detailed below. Due to jump at 3:15pm (AEST) as Flemington Race 6 the $1 million Group 1 Lexus Newmarket…

2013 Newmarket Handicap Odds Update – No Change for Moment

2013 Newmarket Handicap Odds Update – No Change for Moment

Odds on nearly all the top fancies for this weekend’s Newmarket Handicap 2013 at Flemington Racecourse have eased out over the past couple of days except for those on the clear cut favourite Moment Of Change. Peter Moody’s exciting Barley A Moment four-year-old has remained steady at the top of the markets for the $1…

Can Luckygray Break First-Up 2013 Newmarket Handicap Hoodoo?

Can Luckygray Break First-Up 2013 Newmarket Handicap Hoodoo?

No horse has managed to win the classic Newmarket Handicap first-up since Polycrates back in 1917 but one well-credentialed galloper out to break the drought of resuming sprinters in the Flemington feature this Saturday is WA star Luckygray. This year’s edition of the $1 million Group 1 Lexus Newmarket Handicap (1200m) attracted 14 final acceptors,…