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Australia Stakes the Autumn Launch Pad for Black Heart Bart

Australia Stakes the Autumn Launch Pad for Black Heart Bart

Darren Weir has revealed that star gelding Black Heart Bart is likely to be kept to distances of a mile or less when he returns to racing during the forthcoming 2017 Autumn Carnival.

Black Heart Bart will return to racing in the Group 2 Australia Stakes on January 27th. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

A former Perth galloper, Black Heart ...

McEvoy to Ride Turn Me Loose in Australia Stakes 2017

McEvoy to Ride Turn Me Loose in Australia Stakes 2017

New Zealand horseman Murray Baker has confirmed the booking of Kerrin McEvoy for the stable’s Group 1 winner Turn Me Loose when he returns for the autumn in the 2017 Australia Stakes this month.

Three-time Group 1 winner Turn Me Loose returns in the Australia Stakes 2017 with Kerrin McEvoy aboard this month at Moonee Valley. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

Prepared ...

2017 CF Orr First-Up for He’s Our Rokkii

2017 CF Orr First-Up for He’s Our Rokkii

Next month’s CF Orr Stakes 2017 kicks off Group 1 racing for another year and is also scheduled as the autumn kick off for Toorak Handicap winner He’s Our Rokkii.

Group 1 winner He’s Our Rokkii will target the 2017 CF Orr – Futurity Stakes double at Caulfield during February. Photo: Steve Hart.

Formerly prepared in New Zealand, the ...

2017 Australia Stakes Return for Turn Me Loose

2017 Australia Stakes Return for Turn Me Loose

This month’s Australia Stakes 2017 at Moonee Valley is pencilled in as the first-up run back down under for Kiwi galloper Turn Me Loose who won a Cambridge trial at home this week.

Turn Me Loose is set to resume in the 2017 Australia Stakes on January 27 this autumn. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

On Tuesday morning co-trainer Andrew Forsman...

CF Orr Stakes 2017 Aim for Turn Me Loose

CF Orr Stakes 2017 Aim for Turn Me Loose

Turn Me Loose is gearing up for a second shot at the 2017 CF Orr Stakes and title defence in the Futurity Stakes in Melbourne next autumn after a return to racing at home in New Zealand.

Turn Me Loose chases the 2017 CF Orr Stakes – Futurity Stakes double at Caulfield next autumn after a first-up run at home ...

Turn Me Loose scores 2nd G1 win in 2016 Futurity Stakes

Turn Me Loose scores 2nd G1 win in 2016 Futurity Stakes

Kiwi Galloper Turn Me Loose recorded his second Group 1 win in taking out the Group 1 $500,000 italktravel Futurity Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield today.

The Murray Baker trained Turn Me Loose led all of the way to win the Group 1 $1m Emirates Stakes (1600m) at Flemington during the 2015 Melbourne Spring Carnival but Opie Bosson sat behind the ...

2016 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

2016 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

A talent rich nine race card has been confirmed to run at Caulfield for 2016 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes Day today, highlighted by three Group 1 feature races including the headline race for two-year-olds.

Extreme Choice remains outright favourite in 2016 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes betting markets. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

It is a fine day in the greater Melbourne ...

Futurity Stakes Tips and Betting Preview

Futurity Stakes Tips and Betting Preview

Eleven runners have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s 2016 Group 1 Futurity Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield; a race that represents terrific value from a betting standpoint and plenty of opportunities to place winning wagers.

Hucklebuck is the Races.com.au tip to win Saturday’s Group 1 Futurity Stakes at Caulfield. Photo: Sarah Ebbett

Turn Me Loose is yet ...

Futurity Stakes Betting Update and Preview

Futurity Stakes Betting Update and Preview

A less-than-capacity field of twelve will line up at Caulfield on Saturday for the Group 1 Futurity Stakes (1400m), however the incredible depth of talent confirmed underlines the race as a particularly interesting one from a betting perspective.

Turn Me Loose remain atop 2016 Futurity Stakes betting markets. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Kiwi raider Turn Me Loose faded late for ...

Turn Me Loose Tops 2016 Futurity Stakes Field & Odds

Turn Me Loose Tops 2016 Futurity Stakes Field & Odds

Murray Baker’s Emirates Stakes winning New Zealand galloper from the spring Turn Me Loose has opened favourite in betting to win the Futurity Stakes 2016 second-up at Caulfield Racecourse this Saturday.

Turn Me Loose is early favourite to win Saturday’s 2016 Futurity Stakes on Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes Day at Caulfield. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Last season the four-year-old ...