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2016 Epona Stakes Field Features Heavens Above

2016 Epona Stakes Field Features Heavens Above

Tim Martin’s in-form mare Heavens Above will shoot for a third straight Sydney win when she lines-up in the first on Golden Slipper Day at Rosehill on Saturday, the Epona Stakes 2016.

Aspiration Quality winner Heavens Above backs up in the 2016 Epona Stakes on Golden Slipper Day this weekend in Sydney. Photo: Steve Hart.

Kicking off the ...

Criterion Tops 2016 Sydney Cup First Acceptances & Ballot

Criterion Tops 2016 Sydney Cup First Acceptances & Ballot

Last year’s Melbourne Cup third placegetter Criterion is the top-rated and weighted of the 39 Sydney Cup 2016 first acceptances taken by Racing NSW this week.

Criterion (centre) and Mongolian Khan (outside) are the top two rated and weighted 2016 Sydney Cup first acceptors. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Tuesday saw first declarations for all of the Group 1 races taking ...

Criterion Tops 2016 Sydney Cup Weights

Criterion Tops 2016 Sydney Cup Weights

The internationally performed David Hayes & Tom Dabernig-trained Criterion has been allocated the 58.5kg top weight for the Sydney Cup 2016 on Day 2 of The Championships at Randwick Racecourse on April 9.

Criterion (centre) is the 58.5kg top weight for the 2016 Sydney Cup at Randwick Racecourse during April’s The Championships. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

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2016 Apollo Stakes Field Features Cox Plate Winner Winx

2016 Apollo Stakes Field Features Cox Plate Winner Winx

Chris Waller welcomes back to racing this Saturday his Cox Plate winning mare Winx who leads the Apollo Stakes 2016 field at Royal Randwick Racecourse.

Cox Plate winner Winx has come up trumps with barrier one for her first-up run in Saturday’s 2016 Apollo Stakes at Randwick Racecourse. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Set to run as Randwick Race 7 at ...

2016 Sydney Cup Nominations: Eight for Waller

2016 Sydney Cup Nominations: Eight for Waller

Leading horseman Chris Waller will shoot for his third Sydney Cup success in 2016 nominating for eight stayers in the Royal Randwick classic on Day 2 of The Championships on April 9.

Chris Waller’s Sydney Cup quinella from last autumn Grand Marshal (outside) and Who Shot Thebarman (inside) are both among the 85 nominations for 2016. Photo: Steve Hart.

One ...

2016 Sydney Cup Target for Gust Of Wind

2016 Sydney Cup Target for Gust Of Wind

Randwick horseman John Sargent may have lost his VRC Oaks winner Kirramosa to Japan but he still has big autumn plans for fellow mare Gust Of Wind who targets the Sydney Cup 2016 next year.

Gust Of Wind targets the 2016 Sydney Cup over the two miles at Royal Randwick this coming April. Photo: Steve Hart.

A winner of over ...

What Age Will the 2015 Melbourne Cup Winner Be?

What Age Will the 2015 Melbourne Cup Winner Be?

Twenty-four horses are engaged to face off in the Melbourne Cup 2015 field at Flemington Racecourse this afternoon and one of the big questions the punters are asking is what age will this year’s Melbourne Cup winner be?

Japan’s Hokko Brave is out to become just the third eight-year-old in Melbourne Cup history to win the Flemington two mile classic. ...

2015 Melbourne Cup Form Guide & Betting Preview

2015 Melbourne Cup Form Guide & Betting Preview

The ‘race that stops a nation’, the Melbourne Cup 2015, takes place tomorrow as Flemington Race 7 at 3:00pm (AEST) and below is the comprehensive Races.com.au form guide and betting preview on the two mile classic.

$31 outsider in Melbouirne Cup betting Hartnell boasts a two-from-three record over the two miles leading into Tuesday’s 3200m classic at Flemington. Photo: ...

Gust Of Wind Sole 2015 Melbourne Cup Mare

Gust Of Wind Sole 2015 Melbourne Cup Mare

Reigning ATC Oaks winner from the autumn in Sydney, the John Sargent-trained Gust Of Wind is the sole mare in a capacity Melbourne Cup 2015 field on Tuesday looking to break a lengthy drought of four-year-old mares in the ‘race that stops a nation’.

Gust Of Wind is the only mare in a 24 starter Melbourne Cup 2015 field ...

2015 Caulfield Cup favourite Mongolian Khan wins

2015 Caulfield Cup favourite Mongolian Khan wins

Dual Derby winner Mongolian Khan scores tough win in the Group 1 $3m BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m) at Caulfield today.

Mongolian Khan scores a clear cut win over Trip To Paris in the Caulfield Cup at Caufield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Monglolian Khan was sent out the $5 favourite and was able to hold off English stayer Trip To ...