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Le Romain Proves Too Good in Cantala Stakes

Le Romain Proves Too Good in Cantala Stakes

Le Romain has posted his second career Group 1 triumph with a classy performance for success in the 2016 Cantala Stakes (1600m) on Derby Day at Flemington. Le Romain delivered champion colt Press Statement an upset defeat in the Group 1 Randwick Guineas (1600m) in autumn, but was yet to return to winning form through…

2016 Toorak Handicap Results: He’s Our Rokkii Wins Again

2016 Toorak Handicap Results: He’s Our Rokkii Wins Again

Continuing his incredible step-up through the grades He’s Our Rokkii handled his first Group 1 run down under giving the Lindsay Park stable a fourth Caulfield Guineas Day win and second elite level in the Toorak Handicap 2016. One race earlier on the Caulfield card David & Ben Hayes and Tom Dabernig along with jockey…

Wazzenme Over the Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas 2016 Odds

Wazzenme Over the Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas 2016 Odds

Local horseman Stuart Webb believes the juicy price offered by the bookies on his smart colt Wazzenme in 2016 Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas betting for this weekend doesn’t reflect the genuine winning claims of the up-and-comer. A final field of 14 three-year-old colts and geldings is accepted to face off in the $1 million Group 1…

2016 George Main Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

2016 George Main Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

Winx is set to start one of the shortest-priced favourites in recent Australian Group 1 racing history when she shoots for an eleventh straight win in the George Main Stakes 2016, a detailed form guide and betting preview for which is detailed below. Chris Waller’s $6.8 million earner has scared off all but seven rivals…

2016 Naturalism Stakes Field & Odds: Tom Melbourne Favourite

2016 Naturalism Stakes Field & Odds: Tom Melbourne Favourite

After the notable non-acceptance of The United States in Saturday’s Naturalism Stakes 2016 field the early betting markets on the Caulfield Cup lead-up are firmly led by the Lee & Anthony Freedman-trained Tom Melbourne. Connections of the Robert Hickmott-trained The United States opted not to run the galloper second-up in the $150,000 Group 3 Naturalism…

2016 George Main Stakes Field: Winx Draws Six

2016 George Main Stakes Field: Winx Draws Six

Chris Waller’s flying mare Winx looks primed to secure her seventh Group 1 success drawing ideally in barrier six for the George Main Stakes 2016 at Royal Randwick on Saturday. After missing a run in the Chelmsford Stakes due to a wet track, the Street Cry five-year-old runs second-up this weekend in the $500,000 Group…

Great Esteem Late George Main Stakes 2016 Entry

Great Esteem Late George Main Stakes 2016 Entry

The addition of Stuart Webb’s in-form Victorian visitor Great Esteem has boosted the total number of 2016 George Main Stakes nominations to eight ahead of the Sydney Group 1 at Royal Randwick on Saturday. On Monday Racing NSW received just seven original entries for the $500,000 Group 1 George Main Stakes (1600m) before extending nominations…

The United States Leads 2016 Naturalism Stakes Nominations

The United States Leads 2016 Naturalism Stakes Nominations

Early co-favourite for the Caulfield Cup The United States is the headline stayer among the Naturalism Stakes 2016 nominations for this weekend in Melbourne. Two Group races highlight the Caulfield Racecourse program on Saturday including the $150,000 Group 3 Naturalism Stakes (2000m) that offers a ballot exemption for the winner into the $3 million Group…

Great Esteem scores an all the way win in the Heatherlie Stakes

Great Esteem scores an all the way win in the Heatherlie Stakes

A great front running ride by Katelyn Mallyon saw Great Esteem lead all of the way to win the Listed $120,000 Heatherlie Stakes (1700m) at Caulfield today. Mallyon took Great Esteem ($11) straight to the front from barrier one and rated the six year old perfectly in front to record a one and a quarter…

Keepit To Yourself Wins 2015 Winter Challenge

Keepit To Yourself Wins 2015 Winter Challenge

Jim & Greg Lee’s outside hope Keepit To Yourself scored an upset in the major race of the weekend beating home a better fancied field of rivals in Saturday’s Winter Challenge 2015. The Rosehill Gardens feature headlined the Horse’s Birthday weekend and saw 10 gallopers line-up in this season’s $100,000 Listed The Paslode Winter Challenge…