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Mode Plate 2011 Betting & Odds

Mode Plate 2011 Betting & Odds

While most of the punters’ attention will be focused on the 2011 George Moore Stakes at Doomben on Saturday, another headline event on the Brissy race card worth a look at is the $100,000 Listed Mode Plate (1200m), odds for which are now out at the bookies. Due to jump at 3:35pm as Doomben Race…

2011 Mode Plate Field – George Moore Stakes Day Races

2011 Mode Plate Field – George Moore Stakes Day Races

Acceptances have been taken for the bumper eight-race George Moore Stakes Day program at Doomben this Saturday including those for the Mode Plate 2011, the three-year-old fillies’ classic running as one of two black-types at the meeting. With the day headlined by the $125,000 Group 3 George Moore Stakes (1200m) which drew a full field,…

Thoroughbred Club Stakes 2011 Field & Barriers

Thoroughbred Club Stakes 2011 Field & Barriers

This Saturday a bumper nine-race programme will take place at Caulfield Racecourse for Guineas Day 2011, and while much of the attention will be focused on the spruik three-year-olds facing off in the Caulfield Guineas, the top fillies’ race of the day will be the 2011 Thoroughbred Club Stakes. Running as Caulfield Race 2 at…

2011 Thoroughbred Club Stakes to Lose Drawcard Nomination

2011 Thoroughbred Club Stakes to Lose Drawcard Nomination

This Saturday Caulfield Racecourse will come to life with the running of a crack nine-race programme for Caulfield Guineas Day 2011, one of the meeting’s Group showdowns to lose its drawcard entry with Karuta Queen likely to withdraw from the $125,000 Group 3 Thoroughbred Club Stakes (1200m). The 2011 Thoroughbred Club Stakes drew 15 three-year-old…

Epsom Handicap Day Race Scratchings – Randwick Racing

Epsom Handicap Day Race Scratchings – Randwick Racing

Epsom Handicap Day is about to swing into action, with the first race set to jump at 12.10pm today October 1, 2011. With the track currently rated a slow 6, there have been a few scratching due to the weather conditions and the state of the track. Included in the Epsom Handicap Day scratching is…

Foxwedge Heads Roman Consul Stakes 2011 Final Field & Betting

Foxwedge Heads Roman Consul Stakes 2011 Final Field & Betting

A small but classy final field of just six three-year-olds have been accepted for the 2011 Roman Consul Stakes at Randwick this Saturday, early markets on the sprint showdown lead by the John O’Shea-trained Foxwedge. The top-rated contender for the $175,000 Group 2 Roman Consul Stakes (1200m) this year, Fastnet Rock colt Foxwedge has drawn…

2011 Roman Consul Stakes Nominations Feature Aeronautical

2011 Roman Consul Stakes Nominations Feature Aeronautical

Lionel Cohen’s Golden Rose failure Aeronautical will be given their chance to return to the winner’s stall this Saturday having been nominated for the Roman Consul Stakes 2011 at Randwick’s Epsom Super Saturday. Promising Encosta De Lago three-year-old Aeronautical was one of nine nominees for this year’s edition of the $175,000 Group 2 Roman Consul…

Karuta Eyes Sprint Queen’s Schillaci Stakes 2011 Crown

Karuta Eyes Sprint Queen’s Schillaci Stakes 2011 Crown

The praises Neville Layt continually sings for his smart filly Karuta Queen have hit their highest note yet, the Queanbeyan-based horseman naming a clash with Australian Racehorse of the Year Black Caviar as the next test for Saturday’s Heritage Stakes winner. Breaking a four-race drought, Kartua Queen not having won since her victory in the…

Fontelina to Box the Fox in San Domenico Stakes 2011

Fontelina to Box the Fox in San Domenico Stakes 2011

John O’Shea’s resuming Fastnet Rock colt Foxwedge may be the raging favourite to take out the 2011 San Domenico Stakes on Saturday, but rival trainer Anthony Cummings is confident his contender Fontelina stands a nice chance of an upset. Also racing first-up for the season in the $125,000 Group 3 San Domenico Stakes (1100m) at…

Smerdon Keen on 2011 Thousand Guineas-Bound Mosheen

Smerdon Keen on 2011 Thousand Guineas-Bound Mosheen

Caulfield racing on Saturday is shaping up as a truly tantalising affair with many of last season’s top crop of juveniles making their three-year-old debuts including Golden Slipper runner-up and Thousand Guineas 2011 hopeful Mosheen who will have her first start for new trainer Robert Smerdon. Mosheen was one of 19 nominations for the $100,000…