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Winx Leads 2016 Apollo Stakes Nominations

Winx Leads 2016 Apollo Stakes Nominations

Chris Waller’s returning Cox Plate winner Winx is the headline nomination taken for the Apollo Stakes 2016 this Saturday at Royal Randwick Racecourse in Sydney.

Cox Plate winner Winx returns to racing in Saturday’s 2016 Apollo Stakes at Randwick Racecourse. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Twelve months ago Contributer took out the $250,000 Group 2 Apollo Stakes (1400m) ahead of ...

The Offer Heads 2015 Sandown Cup Nominations

The Offer Heads 2015 Sandown Cup Nominations

Gai Waterhouse’s Sydney Cup winner from last year The Offer is the highest-rated nominee for the Sandown Cup 2015 run over the two miles this Saturday as part of Zipping Classic Day.

The Offer shoots for a second two mile win in the 2015 Sandown Cup this Saturday on Zipping Classic Day. Photo: Steve Hart.

Montjeu seven-year-old The ...

Melbourne Cup 2015 Barrier Draw: Fame Game in 12

Melbourne Cup 2015 Barrier Draw: Fame Game in 12

Early favourite for the iconic ‘race that stops a nation’ next Tuesday, Japanese stayer Fame Game was a big winner in Saturday afternoon’s 2015 Melbourne Cup barrier draw coming up with gate 12.

Fame Game jumps from barrier 12 of 24 in Tuesday’s Melbourne Cup 2015 field looking to salute for the punters. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

A capacity field ...

2015 Melbourne Cup Distance Issue for Beaten Up

2015 Melbourne Cup Distance Issue for Beaten Up

The step up to two miles on Tuesday November 3 is the big issue facing the Chris Waller-trained Beaten Up who doesn’t have his master horseman convinced he’s a genuine Melbourne Cup 2015 shot over 3200m.

2013 Doomben Cup winner Beaten Up will head towards the Melbourne Cup over two miles via Saturday’s Mackinnon Stakes at Flemington. Photo: Daniel ...

Who Shot Thebarman Genuine 2015 Melbourne Cup Chance

Who Shot Thebarman Genuine 2015 Melbourne Cup Chance

One of four likely Melbourne Cup 2015 contenders for Sydney’s best Chris Waller this spring, Who Shot Thebarman is described by his trainer as a “genuine two miler” ahead of the famous Flemington feature over that distance on November 3.

Chris Waller’s Sydney Cup quinella Grand Marshal (outside) and Who Shot Thebarman (inside) are both proven two milers heading into ...

Preferment Strong 2015 Melbourne Cup Hope – Carpenter

Preferment Strong 2015 Melbourne Cup Hope – Carpenter

Racing Victoria’s Chief Handicapper Greg Carpenter this week named Chris Waller’s Turnbull Stakes winner Preferment as a strong Melbourne Cup 2015 hope for the first Tuesday of November after a solid Cox Plate performance.

Preferment runs in Tuesday week’s 2015 Melbourne Cup on the back of a ninth in the Cox Plate won by stablemate Winx. Photo: Ultimate Racing ...

Mongolian Khan Leads 42 Melbourne Cup 2015 Second Acceptances

Mongolian Khan Leads 42 Melbourne Cup 2015 Second Acceptances

Murray Baker’s Caulfield Cup winning Kiwi raider Mongolian Khan sits number one on the ballot for the world’s richest handicap at Flemington Racecourse on Tuesday November 3 following the release of the 2015 Melbourne Cup second acceptances.

Caulfield Cup winner Mongolian Khan is one of 42 second declarations taken for Tuesday week’s Melbourne Cup 2015 field. Photo: Ultimate ...

Can Waller Win 2015 Caulfield Cup With Royal Descent?

Can Waller Win 2015 Caulfield Cup With Royal Descent?

Sydney’s premier horseman Chris Waller is looking for his maiden Caulfield Cup victory this Saturday in Melbourne with a three-horse assault on the classic led by his star mare Royal Descent who is at juicy odds to become a dual Group 1 winner over the distance.

Royal Descent (outside) is an outside chance in betting with genuine claims in Saturday’s ...

Complacent Tops 2015 Craven Plate Field & Odds

Complacent Tops 2015 Craven Plate Field & Odds

John O’Shea’s talented Group 1 winning stallion Complacent is back to top form and ready to salute for the punters on Saturday in Sydney as the short-priced favourite for Royal Randwick’s Craven Plate 2015.

Complacent is short priced favourite to win the 2015 Craven Plate in Sydney on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Running as Race 6 at ...

Seven 2015 Turnbull Stakes Nominations for Waller

Seven 2015 Turnbull Stakes Nominations for Waller

Premier Sydney trainer Chris Waller has a strong seven-nomination contingent for Sunday’s Turnbull Stakes 2015 at Flemington Racecourse as he attempts to win the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival classic for the first time.

Caulfield Cup bound mare Royal Descent (outside) is one of seven 2015 Turnbull Stakes nominees for Sydney trainer Chris Waller. Photo: Steve Hart.

The headline race on ...