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Open Ladbrokes Herbert Power Stakes 2017 Field & Odds

Open Ladbrokes Herbert Power Stakes 2017 Field & Odds

It is a wide open affair in 2017 Ladbrokes Herbert Power Stakes betting this weekend on the race offering a ballot exemption to the winner into Saturday week’s Caulfield Cup field. A key non-Group 1 race support act on the Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas Day program, this season’s Group 2 $400,000 Ladbrokes Herbert Power Stakes (2400m)…

2017 Caulfield Cup Horses Nominated for Naturalism Stakes

2017 Caulfield Cup Horses Nominated for Naturalism Stakes

A spot in the Caulfield Cup 2017 field is up for grabs this weekend with a host of potential Group 1 spring stayers nominated for the Naturalism Stakes at Caulfield Racecourse. This season’s edition attracted a bumper 25 early entries for the Group 3 $150,000 Naturalism Stakes (2000m) on Saturday, the winner of which is…

The Metropolitan 2017 Weights: Tavago 58kg Top Weight

The Metropolitan 2017 Weights: Tavago 58kg Top Weight

Former Kiwi galloper Tavago has been allocated the 58kg top weight with 2017 The Metropolitan handicaps announced by Racing NSW today. Weights for both the Group 1 $1 million Epsom Handicap (1600m) and Group 1 $750,000 Group 1 The Metropolitan (2400m) are now out ahead of the September 30 features at Royal Randwick Racecourse. While…

2017 Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes Field Released

2017 Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes Field Released

A field of potential spring stars will face off at Moonee Valley Racecourse this Saturday with a host of staying types engaged for the Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes 2017.   Due to run as the penultimate event on the nine-race card, this year’s Group 2 $250,000 Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes (1600m) has attracted an 11-starter field.   One of the…

2017 Sydney Cup Weights & Ballot Led By Almandin

2017 Sydney Cup Weights & Ballot Led By Almandin

The reigning Melbourne Cup winning German import Almandin has been allocated the 58kg top weight for the Sydney Cup 2017 this autumn racing carnival. Handicaps for both the $3 million Group 1 Doncaster Mile (1600m) on April 1 and the $2 million Group 1 Schweppes Sydney Cup (3200m) on April 8 were released by Racing…

So Si Bon takes his place in 2016 Zipping Classic Field

So Si Bon takes his place in 2016 Zipping Classic Field

Three year old So Si Bon will take on the older horses in the Group 2 $300,000 Quayclean Zipping Classic (2400m) at Sandown on Saturday. Trainer Robbie Laing had also nominated So Si Bon for the Group 2 $250,000 Ladbrokes Sandown Guineas (1600m) for the three year olds but chose to go with the weight…

Almandin Leads 2016 Zipping Classic Nominations

Almandin Leads 2016 Zipping Classic Nominations

Fifteen stayers have been included in 2016 Zipping Classic nominations; highlighted by the pending appearance of some of the Spring Carnival’s standout performers including Melbourne Cup winner Almandin. Almandin has been a strong and consistent performer throughout his entire racing career so far but has undoubtedly returned to racing in career-best form this time. Placing…

Can Almandin be the Melbourne Cup Winner 2016 for Williams?

Can Almandin be the Melbourne Cup Winner 2016 for Williams?

Lloyd Williams is the most successful Melbourne Cup winning owner with his four victories in the ‘race that stops a nation’ and one of the best chances for him to secure a fifth ‘Loving Trophy’ in 2016 is Almandin. The goliath owner and businessman dominated the Melbourne Cup results with: Just A Dash (1981), What…

2016 Melbourne Cup Tips: Hoodoos & History

2016 Melbourne Cup Tips: Hoodoos & History

The Melbourne Cup has a long and esteemed history, and all those runnings of the ‘race that stops a nation’ have revealed plenty of hoodoos and trends you can use for your Melbourne Cup 2016 tips this Tuesday. 24 horses line-up in the world’s richest handicap when the $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup…

2016 Melbourne Cup Form Guide & Betting Preview

2016 Melbourne Cup Form Guide & Betting Preview

The Melbourne Cup 2016 lights up Flemington Racecourse as Race 7 at 3:00pm (AEDT) on Tuesday, November 2, and below is a comprehensive form guide analysis and betting preview on the ‘race that stops a nation’. A capacity field of 24 horses take to the track in the $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup…