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2016 Festival Stakes for Rageese Next Race

2016 Festival Stakes for Rageese Next Race

The Darren Weir stable are heading to Sydney over the summer with Rageese including a next-up run in the Festival Stakes 2016 after the horse missed a Group 1 Perth run due to a hoof issue.

Scratched Railway Stakes hope Rageese will run in the 2016 Festival Stakes Saturday week in Sydney. Photo: Steve Hart.

After winning the Group 3 ...

2016 Emirates Stakes Tips & Odds Update

2016 Emirates Stakes Tips & Odds Update

The new-look Emirates Stakes 2016 steals the show at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday, betting tips and the latest odds for the weight-for-age classic detailed below.

Vadamos is the Races.com.au tip to win Saturday’s 2016 Emirates Stakes at Flemington Racecourse. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Set to run as Flemington Race 7 at 4:15pm (AEDT) on the final Melbourne Cup Carnival race ...

2016 Victoria Derby Results: Prized Icon the Superior Stayer

2016 Victoria Derby Results: Prized Icon the Superior Stayer

Prized Icon has produced a career-best performance to win the featured Group 1 Victoria Derby (2500m) at Flemington Racecourse this afternoon.

Prized Icon was too good for his rivals in this afternoon’s 2016 Victoria Derby at Flemington. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Prized Icon has all but forgotten in 2016 Victoria Derby betting markets as punters focused firmly on race-favourite Sacred ...

2016 Emirates Stakes over Derby for Good Standing

2016 Emirates Stakes over Derby for Good Standing

Sydney’s James Cummings has opted not to test Good Standing over the Victoria Derby distance this weekend instead saving the Ladbrokes Stakes winner for Saturday week’s Emirates Stakes 2016.

Ladbrokes Stakes winner Good Standing bypasses the VRC Derby in favour of the following weekend’s 2016 Emirates Stakes. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Last time out the Artie Schiller colt won ...

2016 Moonee Valley Vase Betting Tips & Odds Update

2016 Moonee Valley Vase Betting Tips & Odds Update

A smart field of Victoria Derby bound three-year-olds take to the Moonee Valley track in the last on Cox Plate Day, betting tips and the latest odds on the Moonee Valley Vase 2016 found below.

Prized Icon is the Races.com.au tip to win the 2016 Moonee Valley Vase on Cox Plate Day this weekend. Photo: Steve Hart.

Closing the ...

Sacred Elixir Doesn’t Need Blinkers in Moonee Valley Vase 2016

Sacred Elixir Doesn’t Need Blinkers in Moonee Valley Vase 2016

Cambridge-based horseman Tony Pike has taken the blinkers off his Kiwi raider Sacred Elixir stating he “doesn’t need them” when stepping up in distance on Saturday for a shot at the 2016 Moonee Valley Vase.

Sacred Elixir will back-up in the VRC Derby if he hits the line well in Saturday’s 2016 Moonee Valley Vase on Cox Plate Day. ...

Moonee Valley Vase 2016 Field & Betting Odds

Moonee Valley Vase 2016 Field & Betting Odds

The card closer on Cox Plate Day is the 2016 Moonee Valley Vase, the field and early betting markets for the VRC Derby lead-up dominated by the likes of Prized Icon and Sacred Elixir.

Group 1 winning New Zealander Sacred Elixir is one of the best in early 2016 Moonee Valley Vase betting for the Cox Plate Day ...

Yankee Rose Leads 2016 Crown Oaks First Acceptances

Yankee Rose Leads 2016 Crown Oaks First Acceptances

David Vandyke’s Spring Champion Stakes winner Yankee Rose is the headliner of 31 three-year-old fillies making up the Crown Oaks 2016 first acceptances this Melbourne Cup Carnival.

Cox Plate runner this weekend Yankee Rose is the headline 2016 Crown Oaks first acceptor for the fillies’ feature at Flemington on November 3. Photo: Steve Hart.

Racing Victoria (RV) took ...

37 Victoria Derby 2016 Acceptances Taken

37 Victoria Derby 2016 Acceptances Taken

Just thirty-seven three-year-old stayers remain in contention for Saturday week’s 2016 Victoria Derby after Racing Victoria (RV) took first acceptances for the Melbourne Cup Carnival classic.

Ladbrokes Classic winner Good Standing is among the 37 first acceptances taken for the 2016 Victoria Derby this Melbourne Cup Carnival. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Down from 106 nominations back in late September, the ...

Seaburge Headlines 2016 Moonee Valley Vase Nominations

Seaburge Headlines 2016 Moonee Valley Vase Nominations

Twenty-four three-year-olds have been included in nominations for Saturday’s 2016 Group 2 Moonee Valley Vase (2040m), including several previous winners at the highest level of Australian racing.

Seaburge has been included in 2016 Moonee Valley Vase nominations. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Sacred Elixir was unable to overcome a tough run in transit when eight in the Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas ...