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2017 Ladbrokes Moonga Stakes Field & Odds: Danish Twist Favourite

2017 Ladbrokes Moonga Stakes Field & Odds: Danish Twist Favourite

Kris Lees’ mare Danish Twist is firming favourite in the Ladbrokes Moonga Stakes 2017 field and betting markets to return to winning form on Caulfield Cup Day this weekend. Due to run as Caulfield Race 6 at 3:10pm (AEDT), this season’s Group 3 $150,000 Ladbrokes Moonga Stakes (1400m) features 11 hopefuls and Danish Twist is…

Rival 2017 Cox Plate Jockeys Against Winx Take Shape

Rival 2017 Cox Plate Jockeys Against Winx Take Shape

The line-up of hoops set to take on the dual defending champion Winx in Saturday week’s Cox Plate 2017 is starting to take shape with Dean Yendall locked in for the ride on three-year-old Royal Symphony. The Chris Waller-trained Street Cry mare Winx is out to emulate Kingston Town with three straight wins in the…

Foxplay Heads 2017 Tristarc Stakes Field & Betting

Foxplay Heads 2017 Tristarc Stakes Field & Betting

Early money in Tristarc Stakes 2017 betting on Caulfield Cup Day this weekend favours the Chris Waller-trained Sydney visitor Foxplay to take out the mares’ feature. A capacity field of 16, plus two emergencies, has been accepted for Caulfield Race 9 at 5:10pm (AEDT) on Saturday when the Group 2 $200,000 Schweppes Tristarc Stakes (1400m)…

International Caulfield Cup Horses 2017: Which Can Win?

International Caulfield Cup Horses 2017: Which Can Win?

There is an under capacity 2017 Caulfield Cup field assembled for the $3.15 million classic this Saturday in Melbourne and three of the runners in the mile and a half showdown are visiting internationals. Heading the latest odds at on the Group 1 BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m) this spring is one of the raiders, the…

No Reason Marmelo Can’t Be the 2017 Caulfield Cup Winner

No Reason Marmelo Can’t Be the 2017 Caulfield Cup Winner

Jockey Hugh Bowman believes there is “no reason” Hughie Morrison’s British raider Marmelo can’t win the 2017 Caulfield Cup this weekend on way to his grand final target on the first Tuesday of November. The five-year-old Duke Of Marmalade stallion is one of three internationally-trained raiders in the 17 starter field for this year’s Group…

2017 Caulfield Cup Barrier Draw: Johannes Vermeer in 2

2017 Caulfield Cup Barrier Draw: Johannes Vermeer in 2

The official Caulfield Cup 2017 barrier draw has been completed with Aidan O’Brien’s Irish raider Johannes Vermeer sure to retain favouritism after drawing barrier two. It is a 17 horse field for the Group 1 $3 million BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m) on Saturday after news this morning that the Darren Weir-trained Japanese import Admire Deus…

Official Caulfield Cup 2017 Field Released – Barriers at 5pm

Official Caulfield Cup 2017 Field Released – Barriers at 5pm

The official 2017 Caulfield Cup field is now out with just 17 starters in the mile and a half classic after the withdrawal of Japanese import Admire Deus. The first leg of the coveted Spring Cups double, the Group 1 $3 million BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m) steals the show in Melbourne on Saturday and is…

Summer Passage draws wide barrier again in 2017 Blue Sapphire Stakes

Summer Passage draws wide barrier again in 2017 Blue Sapphire Stakes

Kiwi colt Summer Passage has drawn another wide barrier in the Group 3 $350,000 Catanach’s Jewellers Blue Sapphire Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on Wednesday. Matamata co-trainers Lance O’Sullivan and Andrew Scott scratched Summer Passage from the Group 1 $2m Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas (1600m) last Saturday after he drew the extreme outside barrier in the sixteen…

2017 The Everest Race Day all Day Results from Randwick: Redzel wins The Everest

2017 The Everest Race Day all Day Results from Randwick: Redzel wins The Everest

The day of the $10m The Everest (1200m) at Randwick has arrived featuring a super group of twelve high quality sprinters chasing the $5.8 million first prizemoney cheque. Apart from the highlight of the day, The Everest, Randwick will see a ten race program that also features the re-introduction of the St Leger Stakes (2600m)…

McEvoy Excited About Redzel Ride in The Everest 2017

McEvoy Excited About Redzel Ride in The Everest 2017

Reigning Melbourne Cup winning hoop Kerrin McEvoy is understandably excited about the prospect of riding the inaugural 2017 The Everest winner partnering Redzel in the $10 million feature on Saturday. Australia’s richest race and the world’s most lucrative turf race, the Restricted The Everest (1200m) runs at Royal Randwick this weekend featuring a dozen super…