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2017 Hong Kong Mile Field & Betting: Seasons Bloom Favourite

2017 Hong Kong Mile Field & Betting: Seasons Bloom Favourite

Last start Jockey Club Mile winner Seasons Bloom is tipped to continue his winning form with the Australian-bred five-year-old heading Hong Kong Mile 2017 betting for the big one at Sha Tin Racecourse on Sunday. Danny C.S. Shum saddles-up the favourite in this year’s The Longines Mile Hong Kong Mile (1600m) field with Seasons Bloom…

2017 Japan Cup Field & Odds: Boom Time in Barrier 10

2017 Japan Cup Field & Odds: Boom Time in Barrier 10

Caulfield Cup winner Boom Time will jump from barrier 10 of 17 in Sunday afternoon’s Grade 1 Japan Cup (2400m) sitting as a $26 shot at the title. Lindsay Park head trainer and Boom Time’s sole owner, Hall of Famer David Hayes is to date the only horseman to have taken over an Australian stayer…

Gingernuts firms in 2017 Emirates Stakes betting

Gingernuts firms in 2017 Emirates Stakes betting

Multiple Group 1 winning Kiwi galloper Gingernuts has firmed in the betting for the Group 1 $2m Emirates Stakes (2000m) at Flemington on Saturday. Betting at Ladbrokes.com.au on Friday morning had Gingernuts marked at $6, firming in from $7.50 when the fields were released on Wednesday. Matamata trainers Stephen Autridge and Jamie Richards who train…

2017 Melbourne Cup Results: Rekindling Wins

2017 Melbourne Cup Results: Rekindling Wins

The 2017 Melbourne Cup Day results will be updated all afternoon long at races.com.au and we are set for a truly epic edition of ‘the race that stops a nation’. There are ten races set to take place at Flemington this afternoon, but there is no doubt that the Melbourne Cup is the highlight and…

2017 Melbourne Cup Form Guide & Betting Preview

2017 Melbourne Cup Form Guide & Betting Preview

The Melbourne Cup 2017 steals the show at Flemington Racecourse as Race 7 at 3:00pm (AEDT) on Tuesday, November 7, and our comprehensive Melbourne Cup Form Guide Analysis and Melbourne Cup Betting Preview on the two mile classic is detailed below. After the withdrawal of Who Shot Thebarman from the Group 1 $6.25 million Emirates…

Melbourne Cup Betting 2017: Rekindling Market Mover

Melbourne Cup Betting 2017: Rekindling Market Mover

One of the Irish raiders in the field, Rekindling is the early 2017 Melbourne Cup betting market mover with money coming for the entire to break the first-up hoodoo for visitors. Not since the internationals first arrived on the Melbourne Cup winners’ list with the Dermot Weld-trained Vintage Crop ($15 in 1993) has another Northern…

Is Winx Running In The 2017 Melbourne Cup?

Is Winx Running In The 2017 Melbourne Cup?

Winx is not in the 2017 Melbourne Cup and she will soon be sent for a well-deserved stint in the spelling paddock. Winx’s entire 2017 Spring Racing Carnival campaign was centred around her history-making third straight victory in the Ladbrokes Cox Plate and connections never put any thought into running her in the Melbourne Cup and she was…

2017 Melbourne Cup Tips: Moody With Marmelo

2017 Melbourne Cup Tips: Moody With Marmelo

Peter Moody has compiled his 2017 Melbourne Cup tips and the retired champion trainer has sided with Marmelo in ‘the race that stops a nation’ at Flemington on Tuesday. Marmelo went to the top of the 2017 Melbourne Cup betting market with following his fast-finishing effort in the Caulfield Cup and Moody believes that the…

2017 Melbourne Cup betting: Almandin’s odds drift

2017 Melbourne Cup betting: Almandin’s odds drift

The 2017 Melbourne Cup betting has opened up considerably overnight with the defending champion Almandin’s odds drifting out to $8. Almandin was installed the $6.50 favourite when the final field for Tuesday’s Group 1 $6.25m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington was released on Saturday afternoon. The Lloyd Williams owned, Robert Hickmott trained Almandin is…

2017 Melbourne Cup Odds: Almandin Favourite

2017 Melbourne Cup Odds: Almandin Favourite

Almandin is currently available at 2017 Melbourne Cup odds of $6.50 and is a narrow favourite in betting for the Group 1 event at Flemington on Tuesday. The defending Melbourne Cup winner has been on top of Melbourne Cup betting markets since his outstanding victory in the JRA Trophy and punters have been quick to…