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Florentina Takes 2012 Gold Coast Guineas

Florentina Takes 2012 Gold Coast Guineas

David Payne-trained filly Florentina has produced an impressive run in wet conditions to take top honours in the Group 3 2012 Gold Coast Guineas (1200m) today.

With experienced jockey Glyn Schofield on board, the Sydney youngster was happy to sit mid-field as the likes of Didntcostalot set the pace up front.

With heavily-backed favourite Easy Running jumping poorly and getting…

2012 Gold Coast Guineas Tips & Selections

2012 Gold Coast Guineas Tips & Selections

This Saturday the Gold Coast Guineas 2012 will bring the racing action at the ‘glitter strip’ to a close and to help you finish the day in the black, below the Races.com.au team have our exclusive tips and betting selections on the race.

Running as the Gold Coast Race 9 at 4:30pm the $125,000 Group 3 Roger Hawke Gold Coast…

Gold Coast Guineas 2012 Betting & Field Update

Gold Coast Guineas 2012 Betting & Field Update

A crack nine-race program will run at Queensland’s Gold Coast Racecourse this Saturday as part of the early Queensland Winter Racing Carnival action, one of the meeting’s two headline events being the 2012 Gold Coast Guineas.

There are two early scratchings from the $125,000 Group 3 Gold Coast Guineas (1200m) at this stage with the Kris Lees-trained Uate and Peter

2012 Gold Coast Guineas Odds – Easy Running Narrow Favourite

2012 Gold Coast Guineas Odds – Easy Running Narrow Favourite

Desleigh Forster’s last start Mick Dittman Plate winner Easy Running has opened the narrow favourite to win their second up assignment in the Gold Coast Guineas 2012 this Saturday.

The Easy Rocking gelding enjoyed their first stakes victory on April 21 at Eagle Farm when they held on in a close finish to beat home Didntcostalot in the Listed Mick…

2012 Gold Coast Guineas Field, Barriers & Preview

2012 Gold Coast Guineas Field, Barriers & Preview

This Saturday the first of the early Queensland Winter Racing Carnival meetings will take place at the Gold Coast with one of the two Group features on the card being the Gold Coast Guineas 2012.

Bringing the day to a close as Gold Coast Race 9 at 4:30pm the $125,000 Group 3 Roger Hawke Gold Coast Guineas (1200m) has drawn…

2011 Flight Stakes Form, Betting & Randwick Racing Tips

2011 Flight Stakes Form, Betting & Randwick Racing Tips

A bumper all black-type programme for Epsom Handicap Day is scheduled to run at Randwick on Saturday, one of the four Group 1 highlights on the card being the Flight Stakes 2011 and here the Races.com.au team take a look at the Flight Stakes field, form guide and betting tips.

The $400,000 Group 1 Coolmore Flight Stakes (1600m) is due…

Pane In The Glass Leads Flight Stakes 2011 Field, Barriers & Odds

Pane In The Glass Leads Flight Stakes 2011 Field, Barriers & Odds

This Saturday at Royal Randwick the Sydney Spring Racing Carnival’s Princess Series will come to a close with the 2011 Flight Stakes, the headline contender in the three-year-old fillies’ classic being the John Thompson-trained Pane In The Glass.

Pane In The Glass came up trumps with the inside running from barrier one of 11 when the acceptances and gates for…

2011 Tea Rose Stakes Field & Betting Wide Open

2011 Tea Rose Stakes Field & Betting Wide Open

This Saturday a tightly-matched clash between many of the season’s most promising three-year-old fillies will take place in Tea Rose Stakes 2011 at Rosehill Gardens, over half of the field at single figure odds to win.

One of the most highly-anticipated stakes showdowns on the George Main Stakes Day programme, the $175,000 Group 2 Tea Rose Stakes (1500m) this year…

No Golden Rose 2011 for Tinkler’s Princess

No Golden Rose 2011 for Tinkler’s Princess

Saturday’s Silver Shadow Stakes winner Pane In The Glass may have made a promising return to racing for the season, but trainer John Thompson has ruled the Nathan Tinkler-owned filly out of contention for the opening Group 1 race of the spring – the 2011 Golden Rose.

The $1 million Group 1 Golden Rose (1400m) kicks off elite level racing…

Punters Label Elite Falls As Best Bet In 2011 Silver Shadow Stakes

Punters Label Elite Falls As Best Bet In 2011 Silver Shadow Stakes

Trainer John O’Shea is hoping that the punters have it right when his filly Elite Falls goes around in the 2011 Silver Shadow Stakes (1200m) at Warwick Farm tomorrow.

Elite Falls has been backed into $2.60 favouritism at after originally opening at $2.70.

O’Shea was encouraged when Clarry Conner’s Satin Shoes, who was beaten by Elite Falls in the Group…