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2017 Newmarket Handicap Nominations Feature The Quarterback

2017 Newmarket Handicap Nominations Feature The Quarterback

Defending champion The Quarterback is one of the feature Newmarket Handicap 2017 nominations taken this week for the Flemington autumn sprint running on ‘Super Saturday’ in March.

The Quarterback is nominated to defend his title in the 2017 Newmarket Handicap this autumn on Super Saturday at Flemington. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

A total of 66 sprinters were paid for at ...

Prized Icon Among 2017 Australian Guineas Nominations

Prized Icon Among 2017 Australian Guineas Nominations

James Cummings’ Victoria Derby winner Prized Icon was on Monday one of a bumper crop of three-year-olds nominated for the Australian Guineas 2016 to run on March 4.

Prized Icon is one of the key 2017 Australian Guineas nominations this autumn. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Early entries for a host of upcoming Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival features closed yesterday ...

Tulip Tops 2017 Blue Diamond Fillies Preview Nominations

Tulip Tops 2017 Blue Diamond Fillies Preview Nominations

Early all-in favourite to take out the Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes 2017 Tulip is the headline filly nominated for the Blue Diamond Preview race at Caulfield Racecourse on Thursday.

Lindsay Park trainer Tom Dabernig has current 2017 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes favourite Tulip running in Thursday’s Fillies Preview. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Australia Day racing action in Melbourne this ...

Blue Diamond Stakes 2017 Hope Eden Roc Debuts

Blue Diamond Stakes 2017 Hope Eden Roc Debuts

Team Hawkes will unveil a promising three-quarter brother of the stable’s Group 1 placed colt Star Turn on Saturday when 2017 Blue Diamond Stakes hope Eden Roc lines-up at Randwick.

Eden Roc – a three-quarter brother to Star Turn (pictured) – begins a 2017 Blue Diamond Stakes bid on debut in Sydney this weekend. Photo: Steve Hart.

A nicely-bred ...

Lucky Hussler Leads 2017 Magic Millions Cup Betting

Lucky Hussler Leads 2017 Magic Millions Cup Betting

The Darren Weir-trained Lucky Hussler has opened favourite in Magic Millions Cup 2017 betting despite the defending champ being allocated top weight for the Gold Coast clash this weekend.

Last year’s winner Lucky Hussler is the early pick in 2017 Magic Millions Cup betting for Saturday at the Gold Coast. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

A full field of sixteen ...

Team Hawkes Chase 2016 Victoria Derby Quinella

Team Hawkes Chase 2016 Victoria Derby Quinella

Co-trainer Wayne Hawkes is hoping to run the Victoria Derby 2016 quinella on Saturday with stablemates Swear and Inference both on track for the Flemington classic.

Swear is one of two Team Hawkes-trained 2016 VRC Derby hopes this weekend at Flemington Racecourse. Photo: Steve Hart.

The $1.5 million Group 1 AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) is the highlight of four elite ...

Perth Target for 2016 Caulfield Sprint Winner Our Boy Malachi

Perth Target for 2016 Caulfield Sprint Winner Our Boy Malachi

Evergreen veteran sprinter Our Boy Malachi could be Perth-bound for the Winterbottom Stakes after a slashing late run to win the Caulfield Sprint 2016 from the back on Caulfield Cup Day.

The “Rockhampton Rocket” was back in the winners’ stall for the 19th time at his 26 career start enjoying the second-up victory for Team Hawkes in the ...

Dunn Rides 2016 Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas Winner Divine Prophet

Dunn Rides 2016 Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas Winner Divine Prophet

Jockey Dwayne Dunn celebrated his second success in the stallion-making Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas 2016 in a 10/10 ride on the Team Hawkes-trained winner Divine Prophet.

Dunn rode All Too Hard (2012) to victory in the mile set weights classic for three-year-olds four years ago and was back in the winners’ stall for this year’s $1 million Group 1 Ladbrokes ...

2016 Spring Champion Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

2016 Spring Champion Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

The last of the Sydney Group 1s for the year plays out at Royal Randwick Racecourse on Saturday with the three-year-olds facing off in the Spring Champion Stakes 2016, a detailed form guide analysis and betting preview for which is detailed below.

The winning Gloaming Stakes trifecta – Veladero (inside); Honeywine (middle); Retaliation (outside) – face off in Saturday’s ...

Secret Agenda Leads 2016 Cape Grim Beef Steaks Field & Odds

Secret Agenda Leads 2016 Cape Grim Beef Steaks Field & Odds

Mick Price’s last start How Now Stakes winner Secret Agenda has opened early favourite to score back-to-back Caulfield Group 3 victories in the Cape Grim Beef Steaks 2016 this weekend.

How Now Stakes winner Secret Agenda is early favourite to win the 2016 Cape Grim Beef Steaks this Saturday at Caulfield Racecourse. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

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