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Fontelina Tops 2015 Goldmarket Handicap Field & Weights

Fontelina Tops 2015 Goldmarket Handicap Field & Weights

Brisbane’s leading trainer for the season Tony Gollan will shoot for another win in Saturday’s Goldmarket Handicap 2015 at the Gold Coast accepting for three gallopers including Fontelina. Due to run as Race 9 at 4:55pm (QLD time) as the card closer on Boxing Day in Queensland, this summer’s $100,000 Listed Goldmarket Handicap (1300m) features…

Mecir Overcomes Poor Position to Win 2014 Newcastle Newmarket Handicap

Mecir Overcomes Poor Position to Win 2014 Newcastle Newmarket Handicap

Talented five-year-old Mecir has produced a strong final-straight sprint to overcome a talented field and claim the Group 3 Newcastle Newmarket Handicap (1400m) this afternoon. Having jumped only fairly, the Lonhro gelding settled well back in the 14 horse pack more than six lengths off the early pace of leaders High Esteem, pre-post market mover…

Fawkner Headlines 2014 Ajax Stakes Nominations

Fawkner Headlines 2014 Ajax Stakes Nominations

A Talented field of 27 has been nominated to line up for the Group 2 Ajax Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse this Saturday, with 2013 Caulfield Cup Champion Fawkner poised to make his first-up appearance in 2014. Slowly building to the task over his successful spring preparation, Fawkner followed up a competitive third behind…

2014 TAB Rewards Stakes Tips and Betting Preview

2014 TAB Rewards Stakes Tips and Betting Preview

The final field for the 2014 Group 3 TAB Rewards Stakes (1400m) has outlined a classy field of 10, with several runners poised to make their first-up appearances for 2014 in race 6 at Caulfield this Saturday. John Singleton-owned Strawberry Boy is one such runner pencilled in to open his 2014 account in the TAB…

Moody to Saddle 3 in Tab Rewards Stakes Final Field

Moody to Saddle 3 in Tab Rewards Stakes Final Field

A total of 10 horses have been confirmed to line up at the starting gates for the 2014 Group 3 TAB Rewards Stakes (1400m) at Flemington on Saturday, including Mouro. Despite a less-than successful maiden tilt at Group 1 level in the Toorak Handicap (1600m) in October, Mouro ended his last preparation with two consecutive…

Aussie Debutant Heads Toorak Handicap 2013 Nominations

Aussie Debutant Heads Toorak Handicap 2013 Nominations

A horse that is yet to race down under, Markus Nigge’s French raider Trevieres, sits number one on the ballot for the 2013 Toorak Handicap on Caulfield Stakes Day in Melbourne on Saturday. Of the 22 nominations taken for this year’s $400,000 Group 1 David Jones NBCF Toorak Handicap (1600m) it is Gold Away gelding…

2013 Shannon Stakes Betting Tips

2013 Shannon Stakes Betting Tips

While the Group 1 action of the weekend takes place in Melbourne on Friday night and Sunday, punters will still be flocking to Sydney’s Rosehill Racecourse this Saturday for the Shannon Stakes 2013– betting tips for which are detailed below. A handicap clash for middle distance gallopers eyeing a run in Saturday week’s $500,000 Group…

Your Honour Dominates 2013 Shannon Stakes Odds

Your Honour Dominates 2013 Shannon Stakes Odds

Racing in Sydney this Saturday is headlined by two Group 2 features, one of which is the Shannon Stakes 2013 where the Greg Eurell-trained improver Your Honour is installed at the top of the odds for the middle distance gallop. Due to jump at 4:47pm (AEST) as Rosehill Race 7 this year’s $175,000 Group 2…

Shannon Stakes 2013 Field Features Hosting

Shannon Stakes 2013 Field Features Hosting

Greg Eurell’s talented four-year-old Hosting will step up to Group class for the first time since being gelded when taking on a smart field in the 2013 Shannon Stakes in Sydney on Saturday. The 2013 Epsom Handicap-bound son of Host is one of 12 gallopers making up the field for Rosehill’s $175,000 Group 2 Ascend…

Epsom Hopes Head 2013 Shannon Stakes Nominations

Epsom Hopes Head 2013 Shannon Stakes Nominations

While the weekend’s Group 1 racing action takes place solely in Melbourne this weekend, Sydney’s Rosehill Gardens will still be host to some quality events including the Shannon Stakes 2013 for Epsom Handicap hopefuls. Nominations for the $175,000 Group 2 Shannon Stakes (1500m) have been extended until 11:00am (AEST) on Tuesday but there are currently…