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2017 Aurie’s Star Handicap Tips

2017 Aurie’s Star Handicap Tips

Ten sprinters have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s Group 3 Aurie’s Star Handicap (1200m) at Flemington; offering punters terrific value from a betting perspective and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Flippant remains the outright $4.60 favourite in 2017 Aurie’s Star Handicap betting markets at despite drifting, ahead of Cannyescent…

We’ve Got This Primed for Aurie’s Star Handicap First-Up

We’ve Got This Primed for Aurie’s Star Handicap First-Up

Trainer Greg Eurell is confident that straight track specialist We’ve Got This will prove tough to beat when he returns to racing in Saturday’s Group 3 Aurie’s Star Handicap (1200m) at Flemington. A strong and consistent performer for Eurell through his recent preparations, We’ve Got This has shown a strong affiliation for racing down the…

2017 Missile Stakes Tips

2017 Missile Stakes Tips

Nine classy sprinters have been confirmed in Saturday’s Group 2 Missile Stakes field at Royal Randwick there is subsequently plenty of value on offer to punters from a betting perspective. Multiple Group 1 winner Le Romain remains a clear $2.20 favourite in 2017 Missile Stakes betting markets at , ahead of Tycoon Tara ($4.80), Jungle…

2017 Missile Stakes Odds & Betting Update

2017 Missile Stakes Odds & Betting Update

Nine horses have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s featured 2017 Group 2 Missile Stakes (1200m) at Royal Randwick; offering punters terrific value from a betting perspective and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Multiple Group 1 winner Le Romain is a proven first-up performer and remains an outright $2.20 favourite…

Shinn to Ride Unbreakable in Darwin Cup

Shinn to Ride Unbreakable in Darwin Cup

Trainer Michael Hickmott has confirmed that Sydney-based hoop Blake Shinn will take the ride on leading contender Unbreakable in the 2017 Darwin Cup (2000m) at Fannie Bay Racecourse on Monday, August 7th. Unbreakable is one of two former-Godolphin horses that Hickmott will saddle in the 2017 Darwin Cup field (alongside race favourite Lieder) and the…

Thirteen Included in 2017 Missile Stakes Nominations

Thirteen Included in 2017 Missile Stakes Nominations

Thirteen talented sprinters have been included in 2017 Missile Stakes nominations; the feature race at Sydney’s Royal Randwick on Saturday afternoon. Le Romain has not been seen at the race since April, but is poised to return to competition on Saturday after being included in 2017 Missile Stakes nominations. A three-time Group 1 winner, Le…

2017 Belmont Classic Tips & Betting Preview

2017 Belmont Classic Tips & Betting Preview

Thirteen three-year-olds have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s Listed Belmont Classic (2200m) in Perth; offering punters terrific value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Reigning WA Derby winner Gatting remains a clear and justifiably $1.85 favourite in 2017 Belmont Classic betting markets at , ahead…

2017 Memsie Stakes a Target for Le Romain

2017 Memsie Stakes a Target for Le Romain

Trainer Kris Lees has underlined the 2017 Memsie Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield in September as the first major Group 1 target for stable star Le Romain during the forthcoming Spring Racing Carnival. A three-time Group 1 winner, Le Romain returned to racing in typically excellent form through the recent Autumn Carnival; winning the Group 3…

We’ve Got This Building Well Towards Aurie’s Star Handicap

We’ve Got This Building Well Towards Aurie’s Star Handicap

Jockey Craig Newitt is hopeful of securing the ride on We’ve Got This in the Group 3 Aurie’s Star Handicap (1200m) after being impressed by the talented sprinter’s trial at Cranbourne on Monday morning. We’ve Got This has been a standout for trainer Greg Eurell throughout his eighteen career starts to date, particularly down the…

Lees Pleased with Le Romain Ahead of Doncaster Mile 2017

Lees Pleased with Le Romain Ahead of Doncaster Mile 2017

Trainer Kris Lees is pleased with the condition of Le Romain ahead of Saturday’s featured Group 1 Doncaster Mile (1600m), but concedes that the multiple winner at the highest level faces a big task in overcoming a classy and open field. Le Romain has been a strong and consistent performer throughout his entire racing career…