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Mile Test in Scone Cup 2017 for Famous Seamus

Mile Test in Scone Cup 2017 for Famous Seamus

After declaring a trip to Brisbane for the winter with veteran sprinter Famous Seamus would be a “waste”, Hawkesbury-based trainer Noel Mayfield-Smith confirmed plans to run the galloper in Friday’s 2017 Scone Cup over a mile. The headline event of the two-day Scone Cup Carnival, this season’s $200,000 Listed Scone Cup (1600m) will see eight-year-old Elusive…

Sydney Cup 2017 Distance No Worries for Mister Impatience

Sydney Cup 2017 Distance No Worries for Mister Impatience

Michael Moroney is confident his imported galloper Mister Impatience will see out the two miles of Saturday’s 2017 Sydney Cup re-run no worries at Randwick Racecourse. A capacity field will take to the track for the rescheduled $2 million Group 1 Schweppes Sydney Cup (3200m) this weekend after the declared no-race a fortnight ago due…

2017 Sydney Cup Hopes Head Sky High Stakes Field & Odds

2017 Sydney Cup Hopes Head Sky High Stakes Field & Odds

A field full of Sydney Cup 2017 bound stayers will face off at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday including the Chris Waller-trained favourite for both the Group 1 and the Sky High Stakes, Antonio Giuseppe. Running as Race 5 at 3:00pm (AEDT) on the Coolmore Classic Day card, this year’s $350,000 Group 3 McGrath Estate Agents…

Outsider One More Honey wins Sweet Embrace Stakes 2017

Outsider One More Honey wins Sweet Embrace Stakes 2017

Outsider One More Honey handled the wet conditions the best when she scored an upset win in the Group 2 $200,000 Vale Edgar Britt OAM Sweet Embrace Stakes (1200m) at Randwick today. Persistent rain at Randwick during the day has seen the track downgraded to a Heavy 8 but that didn’t worry the John Thompson…

Ball Of Muscle Tops 2016 Canterbury Classic Field & Odds

Ball Of Muscle Tops 2016 Canterbury Classic Field & Odds

Joe Pride’s widely-drawn top weight Ball Of Muscle is still considered one of the sprinters to beat at Canterbury Park on Saturday heading the Canterbury Classic 2016 field and betting markets. Running as Race 7 at 4:20pm (AEDT) on the New Year’s Eve racing meet in New South Wales, this summer’s $150,000 Listed Canterbury Classic…

2016 Winter Stakes Back-Up for Shadow Lord

2016 Winter Stakes Back-Up for Shadow Lord

Warwick Farm horseman Joe Pride is happy to put his progressive galloper Shadow Lord on the seven day turnaround and step him up in class for a shot at the Winter Stakes 2016 this Saturday in Sydney. The Dane Shadow four-year-old is one of 10 final acceptors for the $150,000 Listed Winter Stakes (1400m) at…

2016 Winter Stakes Aim for Zin Zan Eddie

2016 Winter Stakes Aim for Zin Zan Eddie

Matthew Smith’s returning sprinter Zin Zan Eddie will be racing for a Winter Stakes 2016 assignment when he lines-up on a wet Randwick track this Saturday. The six-year-old son of Zizou hasn’t raced since his dead last when 10th behind subsequent Doomben 10,000 winner Music Magnate in the Group 3 Hall Mark Stakes (1200m) at…

Real Love Heads 2016 JRA Cup Betting Odds

Real Love Heads 2016 JRA Cup Betting Odds

Expat Perth mare Real Love is the shortest-priced stayer in JRA Cup 2016 betting at Doomben Racecourse on BTC Cup Day this weekend. A final field of 10 gallopers face off in the $125,000 Group 3 JRA Cup (2000m) on Saturday, the handicap clash due to run as Doomben Race 4 at 2:06pm (AEST). Sitting…

2016 BTC Cup Field & Betting Odds

2016 BTC Cup Field & Betting Odds

The BTC Cup 2016 takes centre stage in Brisbane at Doomben Racecourse on Saturday, the final field and updated betting markets for the weight-for-age feature now out. Due to run as Doomben Race 7 at 4:06pm (AEST), this year’s $500,000 Group 1 BTC Cup (1200m) has attracted 14 final acceptors. Two are currently battling for…

2016 BTC Cup Next for Victory Stakes Winner Fell Swoop

2016 BTC Cup Next for Victory Stakes Winner Fell Swoop

The Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival Group 1s are next on the agenda starting with the BTC Cup 2016 for Fell Swoop after the gun four-year-old’s win in the Victory Stakes last Saturday. Prepared by Canberra’s Matthew Dale, the Not A Single Doubt gelding saluted as the odds-on favourite for the punters at Doomben Racecourse over…