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Eclipse Stakes 2015 Tips & Selections

Eclipse Stakes 2015 Tips & Selections

A full field of 16 gallopers face off in the 2015 Eclipse Stakes this weekend at Sandown Hillside, betting tips for the Zipping Classic Day showdown found below. Running as Sandown Race 6 at 4:00pm (AEST), this year’s $150,000 Group 3 Eclipse Stakes (1800m) field will feature the first emergency Plot The Course after the…

Malice After Drought Breaking Win in Eclipse Stakes

Malice After Drought Breaking Win in Eclipse Stakes

Trainer John O’Shea and the Godolphin stable will saddle-up a stakes winner out to break a lengthy winning drought at Sandown Racecourse this weekend with Malice running in the 2015 Eclipse Stakes. An all-black type nine race program is scheduled for Sandown Hillside for Zipping Classic Day on Saturday including the stayers facing off in…

Garud In Form for Eclipse Stakes 2015 Bid

Garud In Form for Eclipse Stakes 2015 Bid

Evergreen veteran Garud is in flying form ahead of Saturday’s 2015 Eclipse Stakes at Sandown Racecourse where trainer Michael Moroney hopes the horse can shrug off his placegetter status this campaign. An eight-year-old son of High Chaparral, the gelding has his 37th career run on Zipping Classic Day in the $150,000 Group 3 Eclipse Stakes…

Moroney’s Mare In Style for Kevin Heffernan Stakes 2015

Moroney’s Mare In Style for Kevin Heffernan Stakes 2015

After a disappointing return on Caulfield Guineas Day, trainer Michael Moroney is confident of an improved effort second-up in Saturday’s 2015 Kevin Heffernan Stakes for his former New Zealand-trained mare In Style. A six-year-old daughter of Fast ‘N’ Famous, In Style has won seven times back in New Zealand including most famously her comprehensive six…

Geegees Blackflash Leads 2015 Launceston Cup Nominations

Geegees Blackflash Leads 2015 Launceston Cup Nominations

John Luttrell’s dual Hobart Cup winner Geegees Blackflash will next also attempt multiple wins in the Launceston Cup as the headline nominee taken for the Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival feature. The veteran Clangalang eight-year-old heads the 19 early entries taken for this year’s $225,000 Group 3 Betfair Launceston Cup (2400m) that runs at Launceston Racecourse…

Pelicano Tops 2015 Hobart Cup Betting Odds

Pelicano Tops 2015 Hobart Cup Betting Odds

The bookmakers are tipping an interstate raider to steal the Hobart Cup 2015 trophy from the Tasmanian locals this afternoon with the Tony McEvoy-trained Pelicano heading the markets for the handicap clash. The Court Of Jewels six-year-old from Hawkesbury is one of 12 remaining hopefuls in this afternoon’s $225,000 Group 3 Hobart Cup (2400m) following…

Pelicano Lands for Hobart Cup 2015 Bid

Pelicano Lands for Hobart Cup 2015 Bid

Tony McEvoy’s Hawkesbury-based galloper Pelicano has arrived in Tasmanian ahead of his raid on the 2015 Hobart Cup on Monday. The six-year-old Court Of Jewels gelding arrived at Devonport via the Spirit Of Tasmania barge on Thursday morning alongside Tasmanian Oaks hope Monopole who runs in the $100,000 Listed Strutt Stakes (2100m) on Hobart Cup…

2015 Piping Lane Handicap Field & Odds

2015 Piping Lane Handicap Field & Odds

In a relatively quiet weekend for racing, Flemington Racecourse will host a nine-race meeting that includes the Piping Lane Handicap (2000m). A small yet classy field of 10 potential stayers will contest the $80,000 handicap race, headlined by Extra Zero. The David Hayes & Tom Dabernig-trained eight-year-old gelding is in great form after he finished…

Mr O’Ceirin No Certainty for Grafton Cup Field 2014

Mr O’Ceirin No Certainty for Grafton Cup Field 2014

There has already been two early scratchings from this week’s 2014 Grafton Cup field and Caulfield based trainer Ciaron Maher has warned his defending champ Mr O’Ceirin is also no certainty of running. The first two of the three emergencies for this year’s $150,000 Listed Grafton Cup (2350m) are now in with a shot after…

Queenstown Heads 2014 Grafton Cup Odds

Queenstown Heads 2014 Grafton Cup Odds

The bookies are rating the spring form of Gai Waterhouse’s staying mare Queenstown to stack up this week when she takes on a top field in Thursday’s Grafton Cup 2014. Last time in the Stratum four-year-old was ultra-competitive running top three in all five of her spring assignments including going down a nose in a…