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2017 The BMW Form Guide & Preview

2017 The BMW Form Guide & Preview

The weight-for-age The BMW 2017 steals the show in Sydney on Saturday and below you’ll find our comprehensive form guide analysis and betting preview on the autumn classic. A small but classy field of nine runners take to the Rosehill Gardens track for Race 6 at 3:30pm (AEDT) on Saturday afternoon chasing the big prize…

2017 The BMW Field and Barrier Draw

2017 The BMW Field and Barrier Draw

Nine runners will chase Group 1 success at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday following this morning’s completion and release of the 2017 The BMW final field and barrier draw. Our Ivanhowe stormed home to win the Group 1 Ranvet Stakes (2000m) with complete ease last weekend and is one of two runners for Lee & Anthony…

Waller Dominates 2017 Sydney Cup First Acceptances

Waller Dominates 2017 Sydney Cup First Acceptances

Sydney’s leading trainer Chris Waller looks the horseman to beat in this Sydney Cup 2017 with three of his runners leading betting on the two mile classic following first acceptances. This week Racing NSW took first declarations for all the key Royal Randwick races run on April 1 and April 8 during ‘The Championships’, including…

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…

Japanese Feature in 2017 Sydney Cup Nominations

Japanese Feature in 2017 Sydney Cup Nominations

The Sydney Cup 2017 nominations for the April 8 classic during this season’s The Championships are now out and the Japanese raiders are out in force. Early entries for the 10 Royal Randwick feature races held on April 1 and 8 for The Championships this autumn closed on Monday including those for the $2 million…

Winx Dominates 2017 Apollo Stakes Nominations

Winx Dominates 2017 Apollo Stakes Nominations

The highly-anticipated return of champion mare Winx takes place at Royal Randwick this weekend with the Chris Waller-trained star dominating the Apollo Stakes 2017 nominations. The daughter of Street Cry shoots for her 14th consecutive turf triumph when she runs first-up in the $250,000 Group 2 Apollo Stakes (1400m). It will be the dual Cox…

Will Hartnell Win Melbourne Cup 2016 for the Punters?

Will Hartnell Win Melbourne Cup 2016 for the Punters?

He is the easing favourite but Hartnell still sits top of the 2016 Melbourne Cup odds for the iconic Flemington Race 7 on Tuesday, so can the Godolphin galloper get the job done for the punters? It seems crazy that this in-form John O’Shea-trained import off the ace form isn’t top weight for the $6.2…

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…

2016 Melbourne Cup Field Confirmed

2016 Melbourne Cup Field Confirmed

A talented and capacity list of twenty-four stayers has been confirmed to descend on Flemington Racecourse on Tuesday, following the official release of the 2016 Melbourne Cup field this afternoon. Godolphin runner Hartnell has returned to racing in career-best form this season and remains a clear favourite to post his best ever result this week…

2016 Melbourne Cup Betting Update

2016 Melbourne Cup Betting Update

Hartnell remains on top of 2016 Melbourne Cup betting markets after he finished second behind Winx in the Cox Plate at Moonee Valley this afternoon. Hartnell was no match for Winx in the final stages of the Cox Plate – she almost effortlessly put eight lengths on her rivals to record the most dominant Cox…