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2015 Cox Plate Bound Pornichet Trials at Randwick

2015 Cox Plate Bound Pornichet Trials at Randwick

Gai Waterhouse’s Cox Plate 2015 bound French import Pornichet had jockey Blake Shinn announcing a “big prep” ahead for the champ after a strong Randwick trial on Monday morning. A rising four-year-old Vespone stallion, Pornichet was last seen winning the Group 1 Doomben Cup (2000m) in Brisbane to cap off a solid autumn – winter…

2015 Australian Cup Odds Update

2015 Australian Cup Odds Update

Super Saturday at Flemington Racecourse will see a full black-type race meeting that includes two impressive Group One races worth $1 million, one of which is the Australian Cup (2000m), running at 4:30pm (AEDT). A near-capacity field of 16 runners will tackle the race, three of which are offering single figure odds in the betting…

Greatwood Will Be Competitive in 2015 Australian Cup

Greatwood Will Be Competitive in 2015 Australian Cup

The Group 1 Australian Cup (2000m) is one of two Group One races running at Flemington this Saturday, attracting a top-class field of 16 middle-distance runners. A number of classy horses are set to run for the $1 million prize money on offer, including Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) winner Protectionist, three-time Group One…

2015 Australian Cup Form Guide & Preview

2015 Australian Cup Form Guide & Preview

The Super Saturday race day will be held at Flemington Racecourse this weekend, one of the most anticipated meetings of the Autumn Race Carnival. The nine-race meeting is a full black-type event with two Group One races serving as headliners, including the Group 1 Australian Cup (2000m), which has attracted a field of 16 middle-distance…

Red Cadeaux In 2015 Sydney Cup First Acceptances

Red Cadeaux In 2015 Sydney Cup First Acceptances

The 2015 Sydney Cup first acceptances have been released and popular stayer Red Cadeaux remains on track to contest the Group 1 event at Royal Randwick on April 11. Red Cadeaux has returned to Australia for the fifth time in his racing career and he is set to contest the Group 1 Australian Cup (2000m)…

Sydney Cup the Target for Parramatta Cup Winner Greatwood

Sydney Cup the Target for Parramatta Cup Winner Greatwood

Trainer Gai Waterhouse has secured another impressive staying title at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon; saddling Greatwood to success in the Listed Parramatta Cup (1900m). Jumping from the gates well, Tommy Berry immediately led Greatwood to the fore of the capacity field of 13, setting only a fair tempo over the back straight. Continuing to set…

2015 Parramatta Cup Odds Update

2015 Parramatta Cup Odds Update

A capacity field of 13 potential stayers plus two emergencies is set to travel to Rosehill on Saturday for the Listed Parramatta Cup (1900m). More than half the field is offering single figure odds in the betting at with Diametric leading the charge at $4. Diametric is one of six runners due to be saddled…

Honorius Tops 2015 Parramatta Cup Nominations

Honorius Tops 2015 Parramatta Cup Nominations

15 potential stayers are nominated for the Listed Parramatta Cup (1900m) at Rosehill Gardens this Saturday, headlined by the David Payne-trained Honorius. The five-year-old horse is searching for his first win since the Group 3 Craven Plate (2000m) back in October 2013. He has enjoyed nine starts since then but has run unplaced in all…

2014 Kingston Town Stakes Tips

2014 Kingston Town Stakes Tips

The Kingston Town Stakes is a key lead-up race to the Group 1 The Metropolitan (2400m) and the Group 3 event will feature a strong field of promising stayers at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday. Headlining the Kingston Town Stakes field is Makybe Diva’s three-quarter-sister La Amistad and the progressing stayer is a clear favourite to record…

La Amistad Leads Kingston Town Stakes 2014 Odds

La Amistad Leads Kingston Town Stakes 2014 Odds

The Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes-trained mare La Amistad will continue her campaign towards the Spring Cups when she jumps favourite in Saturday’s 2014 Kingston Town Stakes at Rosehill Gardens in Sydney. Money is coming for the Redoute’s Choice five-year-old to win second-up on the weekend, La Amistad one of 14 remaining hopes in the…