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Java Faces Tough Task in Bel Esprit Stakes

Java Faces Tough Task in Bel Esprit Stakes

Lee Freedman is pleased with the condition of Java in the lead-up to Saturday’s Listed Bel Esprit Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield, but concedes the four-year-old faces a big task in success against a talent-rich field, first-up.

Java will return to racing in the Bel Esprit Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell

Java experienced something of a meteoric ...

2016 Bel Esprit Stakes Tips and Betting Preview

2016 Bel Esprit Stakes Tips and Betting Preview

A talented and capacity field of fourteen plus three emergencies has been confirmed for Saturday’s 2016 Bel Esprit Stakes (1100m) at Caulfield Racecourse; offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager.

Under The Louvre is the Races.com.au tip to win Saturday’s Bel Esprit Stakes at Caulfield. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia...

2015 City Of Greater Dandenong Stakes Tips

2015 City Of Greater Dandenong Stakes Tips

Stakes racing in Melbourne this weekend features just one black-type race at Sandown Hillside with the Doveton Stakes run as the City Of Greater Dandenong Stakes 2015, betting tips for which are detailed below.

Reldas is the Races.com.au tip to win the feature race at Sandown Hillside on Saturday – the 2015 City Of Greater Dandenong Stakes. Photo: Adrienne ...

Distance Test for Java in City Of Greater Dandenong Stakes

Distance Test for Java in City Of Greater Dandenong Stakes

Co-trainer Lee Freedman is hoping a drop back to 1000m won’t prove too sharp for the stable’s 2015 City Of Greater Dandenong Stakes runner at Sandown Hillside on Saturday Java.

Group 3 winner Java has a wide alley in his first shot over 1000m in Saturday’s black-type at Sandown Hillside in Melbourne. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

The four-year-old son of ...

Smart Hit-Out for Doveton Stakes 2015 Hope Wild Rain

Smart Hit-Out for Doveton Stakes 2015 Hope Wild Rain

Mark Kavanagh’s in-form mare Wild Rain continued her nice lead-up into Saturday’s 2015 Doveton Stakes at Sandown Hillside with a strong piece of trackwork at Flemington on Tuesday morning.

Wild Rain worked well at Flemington on Tuesday morning ahead of the 2015 Doveton Stakes at Sandown Hillside on the weekend. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

One of 20 nominations taken for ...

2015 Doveton Stakes Nominations Feature Reldas

2015 Doveton Stakes Nominations Feature Reldas

Robert Smerdon’s in-form five-year-old Reldas is one of the top-rated of the Doveton Stakes 2015 nominations taken for the feature black-type in Melbourne at Sandown Hillside this Saturday.

Reldas could debut in black type company in Saturday’s 2015 Doveton Stakes at Sandown Hillside. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

A bumper 20 early entries were received for this year’s $120,000 Listed ...

Famous Seamus Wins Kevin Heffernan Stakes

Famous Seamus Wins Kevin Heffernan Stakes

Famous Seamus has returned to winning form in impressive fashion at Sandown this afternoon; maintaining a strong sprint in the final straight to beat a talented field to the line in the Group 3 Kevin Heffernan Stakes (1300m).

Famous Seamus returned to winning form in style in this afternoon’s Kevin Heffernan Stakes at Sandown: Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Jumping from ...

Java Primed for Kevin Heffernan Stakes

Java Primed for Kevin Heffernan Stakes

Trainer Lee Freedman is thrilled with the condition of Java despite a lacklustre performance last start, and is confident the conditions of Saturday’s Group 3 Kevin Heffernan Stakes (1300m) at Sandown will play directly into the four-year-old’s strengths.

Lee Freedman is pleased with Sandown specialist Java ahead of Saturday’s Kevin Heffernan Stakes. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell

Java has only ...

2015 italktravel Stakes Odds Field & Odds: Top Two Hard to Split

2015 italktravel Stakes Odds Field & Odds: Top Two Hard to Split

The bookmakers are having a hard time separating the chances of the top two in betting for the last on Wednesday’s Caulfield card, the italktravel Stakes 2015 with Dothraki and Kaepernick sharing favouritism in the markets.

Dothraki is a top fancy to win the last on the Blue Sapphire Stakes card at Caulfield Raceourse this Wednesday. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Closing ...

2015 Drummond Golf Stakes Nominations Feature Le Bonsir

2015 Drummond Golf Stakes Nominations Feature Le Bonsir

Mick Price’s last start Moonee Valley winner Le Bonsir is one of the top nominees for the Drummond Golf Stakes 2015 back at the track on Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes Day this Saturday in Melbourne.

Le Bonsir is a dual nominee on the Moonee Valley racecard for Saturday’s 2015 Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes Day. Photo: Race Horse ...