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Palentino Odds-On in 2016 Alister Clark Stakes Betting

Palentino Odds-On in 2016 Alister Clark Stakes Betting

Easily the highest-rated three-year-old in Friday night’s Moonee Valley feature, the Darren Weir-trained Palentino chases back-to-back Melbourne wins lining up as the favourite in Alister Clark Stakes 2016 betting. Eleven gallopers are in the mix for this year’s $200,000 Group 2 Alister Clark Stakes (2040m) with Weir saddling-up the in-form Teofilo colt Palentino from barrier…

2016 Alister Clark Stakes Field: Palentino Draws Six

2016 Alister Clark Stakes Field: Palentino Draws Six

Darren Weir’s Australian Guineas winner Palentino heads the field for Friday night’s Alister Clark Stakes 2016 at Moonee Valley Racecourse and is drawn midfield in barrier six for his first look at further than a mile. The latest feature of the Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival, this season’s $200,000 Group 2 Alister Clark Stakes (2040m) takes…

2016 Caulfield Autumn Classic Field & Betting: Mahuta Odds-On

2016 Caulfield Autumn Classic Field & Betting: Mahuta Odds-On

Darren Weir’s super colt Mahuta has opened deserving odds-on favourite to continue his winning streak with success in Saturday’s Caulfield Autumn Classic 2016 on Blue Diamond Stakes Day. Since the blinkers went on the progressive son of Flying Spur Mahuta has won six on the trot including the Group 2 Autumn Stakes (1400m) a fortnight…

Mahuta Heads 2016 Caulfield Autumn Classic Nominations

Mahuta Heads 2016 Caulfield Autumn Classic Nominations

Darren Weir’s red hot colt Mahuta is the headline nomination taken on Monday by Racing Victoria for the Caulfield Autumn Classic 2016 on Blue Diamond Stakes Day this Saturday, February 27. The three-year-old son of Flying Spur is undefeated since Weir put the blinkers on him back in October last year, Mahuta winning his past…

Churchill Dancer on Trial for Standish Handicap 2016

Churchill Dancer on Trial for Standish Handicap 2016

This Saturday the David Hayes & Tom Dabernig-trained sprinter Churchill Dancer goes on trial for a 2016 Standish Handicap assignment at Flemington in January when he takes to the Moonee Valley track over 1000m. A five-year-old son of Churchill Downs, the five-time winning gelding is one of 12 hopefuls running in Race 7 on Saturday…

2015 Sandown Guineas Results: Mahuta Too Good

2015 Sandown Guineas Results: Mahuta Too Good

Talented three-year-old Mahuta has continued his sensation run of form through the Spring Carnival at Sandown this afternoon; producing a typically strong final straight sprint to take out the Group 2 Sandown Guineas (1600m). Mahuta jumped as a justifiable favourite in the Sandown Guineas this afternoon and did his chances of success absolutely no harm…

Flying Light Fifth Sandown Guineas Winner for McEvoy?

Flying Light Fifth Sandown Guineas Winner for McEvoy?

Four-time Sandown Guineas winning jockey Kerrin McEvoy is on an outside hope as he shoots for a record five victories in the Zipping Classic Day support-ace aboard Flying Light in the 2015 edition this weekend. Saturday’s $250,000 Group 2 Sandown Guineas (1600m) runs over the mile at Sandown Hillside as Race 7 of 9 at…

He’s Our Rokkii Out of Sandown Guineas 2015?

He’s Our Rokkii Out of Sandown Guineas 2015?

There’s a chance the David Hayes & Tom Dabernig-trained Kiwi expat He’s Our Rokkii could scratch out of Saturday’s 2015 Sandown Guineas field due to a wide gate and be saved for the following weekend’s WA Guineas in Perth. A field of 15 final acceptors are currently set to face off in Sandown Race 7…

2015 Hong Kong Cup Aim for Rising Romance

2015 Hong Kong Cup Aim for Rising Romance

Former Oaks winning mare Rising Romance gets her chance to earn a Hong Kong Cup 2015 target at Sha Tin next month with a big run in Saturday’s Zipping Classic at Sandown Hillside. The David Hayes & Tom Dabernig-trained daughter of Ekraar improved on unplaced runs this Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival in the Turnbull Stakes…

2015 Carbine Club Stakes Field Features Montauk

2015 Carbine Club Stakes Field Features Montauk

Sydney’s premier horseman and last Saturday’s Cox Plate winning trainer Chris Waller will shoot for back-to-back wins in the Carbine Club Stakes 2015 on Victoria Derby Day saddling-up Montauk in the Flemington opener this Saturday. Twelve months ago during last year’s Melbourne Cup Carnival Waller took out the three-year-olds’ showdown with subsequent Doncaster Mile –…