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2016 Sapphire Stakes Tips and Betting Preview

2016 Sapphire Stakes Tips and Betting Preview

A talented and capacity field of fillies and mares has been confirmed for Saturday’s 2016 Group 2 Sapphire Stakes (1200m) at Royal Randwick; offering punters particularly good value from a betting perspective. Bounding is yet to find peak condition this time but interestingly remains outright $6 favourite in Sapphire Stakes betting markets at ahead of…

Griante Storms Home to win The Galaxy

Griante Storms Home to win The Galaxy

David Brideoake’s decision to accept into the field of the Group 1 The Galaxy (1100m) with his stable star has paid dividends this afternoon as Griante charged home to post a maiden win at the highest level via a devastating late turn of foot. Griante received absolutely no luck when twelfth in the Group 1…

The Galaxy Ideal for Griante

The Galaxy Ideal for Griante

Trainer David Brideoake was pleased with the performance mustered by Griante in a strong gallop between races at Moonee Valley and has confirmed his stable star will take a position in Saturday’s Group 1 The Galaxy (1100m) at Rosehill Gardens. Griante has been a strong and consistent performer for Brideoake through her entire racing career…

Happy Trails Primed for Mackinnon Stakes Defence

Happy Trails Primed for Mackinnon Stakes Defence

Trainer Paul Beshara saddled Happy Trails to success in last year’s Group 1 Mackinnon Stakes (2000m) and is confident the popular gelding is in the right form for success in Saturday’s 2015 edition of the race at Flemington. Happy Trails is a multiple Group 1 winner and has posted several impressive results through his 2015 Spring…

Group 1 Races Await Regal Roller Stakes Runner Griante

Group 1 Races Await Regal Roller Stakes Runner Griante

Griante will return to racing in Saturday’s Listed Regal Roller Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on Saturday, and trainer David Brideoake has revealed the race will figure as the mare’s first point of call ahead of a Spring Carnival campaign geared towards Group 1 success. A strong and consistent performer for the Mornington-based trainer since first…

Regal Roller Stakes Tips and Betting Preview

Regal Roller Stakes Tips and Betting Preview

The Listed Regal Roller Stakes (1200m) is by no means the feature race at Caulfield this weekend, but has attracted a particularly talented field of sixteen plus one emergency; offering exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Yesterday’s Songs ($5.50) will carry winning form into the race…

Happy Trails In Good Order Ahead of Queen Elizabeth Stakes

Happy Trails In Good Order Ahead of Queen Elizabeth Stakes

Popular gelding Happy Trails was unable to handle the heavy going when 12th in the Doncaster Mile on Monday, but will return for Saturday’s featured Group 1 Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2000m) in prime condition according to trainer Paul Beshara. Happy Trails jumped from the gates well in the Doncaster Mile and found a good position…

Griante To Make Group 1 Debut In William Reid Stakes

Griante To Make Group 1 Debut In William Reid Stakes

Trainer David Brideoake has confirmed that Griante will make her debut at Group 1 level when she contests the 2015 William Reid Stakes at Moonee Valley on Friday night. Griante recorded a maiden win at Group level when she took out the Group 3 Sportingbet Series Final (1200m) at Caulfield on October 11 and she…

Lord Aspen Primed for Sandown Guineas Success

Lord Aspen Primed for Sandown Guineas Success

Undoubtedly facing his biggest racing test to date when lining up at Sandown this afternoon, trainer Mick Huxtable is confident unbeaten three-year-old Lord Aspen is more than capable of continuing his impressive career start in the Group 2 Sandown Guineas (1600m). A standout performer in three minor events in his native South Australia, Lord Aspen…

Beshara Thrilled with Happy Trails Ahead of Cox Plate

Beshara Thrilled with Happy Trails Ahead of Cox Plate

Charging home to finish an agonizingly close second in the 2013 edition of the Moonee Valley feature, trainer Paul Beshara is confident classy seven-year-old Happy Trails is a better horse leading into the Group 1 Cox Plate (2040m) this weekend. Displaying a keen turn of foot in the final straight to finish just off the…