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We’ve Got This Building Well Towards Aurie’s Star Handicap

We’ve Got This Building Well Towards Aurie’s Star Handicap

Jockey Craig Newitt is hopeful of securing the ride on We’ve Got This in the Group 3 Aurie’s Star Handicap (1200m) after being impressed by the talented sprinter’s trial at Cranbourne on Monday morning. We’ve Got This has been a standout for trainer Greg Eurell throughout his eighteen career starts to date, particularly down the…

Tiamo Grace Nearing a Return

Tiamo Grace Nearing a Return

Trainer Darren Weir has revealed that talented three-year-old Tiamo Grace has completely overcome a string of ailments and could return to the races as soon as Saturday’s Flemington card. Tiamo Grace has made only five competitive appearances since debuting in August last year, but has shown plenty of ability and class on her way to…

Chocante Out to Emulate Sire in Melbourne Cup 2017

Chocante Out to Emulate Sire in Melbourne Cup 2017

Progressive Kiwi stayer Chocante is on a 2017 Melbourne Cup mission down under this spring chasing a win in the world’s most famous two-mile handicap as his sire Shocking did back in 2009. Trained across the Tasman by the Cambridge-based Stephen Marsh, the rising five-year-old is set to race exclusively in Australia this coming prep….

Appleby’s Frontiersman on 2017 Melbourne Cup Hunt

Appleby’s Frontiersman on 2017 Melbourne Cup Hunt

The Charlie Appleby-trained Godolphin galloper Frontiersman is on the hunt for a Melbourne Cup 2017 bid down under this spring racing next-up at Newmarket in the UK this week. The iconic $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) run at Flemington on Tuesday November 7 could be on the cards for the Dubawi stallion…

2017 Coolmore Stud Stakes Option for Lone Eagle

2017 Coolmore Stud Stakes Option for Lone Eagle

The spring’s Coolmore Stud Stakes 2017 could be on the cards for Mick Price’s progressive young sprinter Lone Eagle who is out in the paddock enjoying a short break. The rising three-year-old is a well-bred Zoffany colt, purchased as a yearling from the 2016 Magic Millions Sale for $300,000. During his juvenile campaign Lone Eagle…

2017 Taj Rossi Series Final Betting: Royal Symphony Odds-On

2017 Taj Rossi Series Final Betting: Royal Symphony Odds-On

Early top fancy for the Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas in the spring, Royal Symphony has opened odds-on to take out the Taj Rossi Series Final 2017 at Flemington Racecourse this weekend. The first of four black-type features on the Finals Day program, this year’s $120,000 Listed Taj Rossi Series Final (1600m) field is down to a…

Ability Heads All Victorian Sprint Series Final 2017 Betting

Ability Heads All Victorian Sprint Series Final 2017 Betting

The in-form Robert Smerdon-trained Ability is tipped as a hard-to-beat favourite in 2017 All Victorian Sprint Series Final betting at Flemington Racecourse this weekend. The last of the four stakes races on the Finals Day card, the $150,000 Listed All Victorian Sprint Series Final (1200m) runs as Flemington Race 8 at 4:10pm (AEST) on Saturday…

Winter Championship Series Final 2017 Odds Update

Winter Championship Series Final 2017 Odds Update

Saturday’s 2017 Winter Championship Series Final is one of the feature races on Finals Day at Flemington Racecourse and the latest odds on the mile clash have two gallopers installed as co-favourites. Amovatio and Tshahitsi are both currently paying $6 at to win this season’s $150,000 Listed Winter Championship Series Final (1600m). The Chris Waller-trained…

A.R. Creswick Series Final 2017 Betting Update

A.R. Creswick Series Final 2017 Betting Update

It is a wide-open affair in 2017 A.R. Creswick Series Final betting for Flemington on Saturday with half the field at single-figures for the win. Running as Flemington Race 5 at 2:10pm (AEST) on Flemington Finals Day, there are a dozen sprinters in the mix for this winter’s $120,000 Listed A.R. Creswick Series Final (1200m)….

Tashbeeh Tops 2017 All Victorian Sprint Series Final Field

Tashbeeh Tops 2017 All Victorian Sprint Series Final Field

Last start Straight Six winner at the famous Flemington track Tashbeeh returns to the course on Finals Day this weekend chasing success in the All Victorian Sprint Series Final 2017. Scheduled as the penultimate event on the nine-race Flemington card on Saturday, this season’s $150,000 Listed All Victorian Sprint Series Final (1200m) has drawn a…