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Gingernuts Leads 2017 Australian Derby Betting

Gingernuts Leads 2017 Australian Derby Betting

Last start Rosehill Guineas winner Gingernuts is the firm favourite in pre-field Australian Derby 2017 betting for the three-year-old’s staying showdown in Sydney on Saturday.

Rosehill Guineas winner Gingernuts is favourite in pre-field 2017 Australian Derby betting for this weekend at Royal Randwick. Photo: Steve Hart.

The Stephen Autridge & Jamie Richards-trained Kiwi visitor was a late nominee for ...

Star Turn Heads 2017 William Reid Stakes Nominations

Star Turn Heads 2017 William Reid Stakes Nominations

In-form three-year-old Star Turn is nominated for another Melbourne run against the older sprinters under the lights at Moonee Valley Racecourse this Friday in the William Reid Stakes 2017.

Smart colt Star Turn is one of the standout 2017 William Reid Stakes nominations for this Friday night at Moonee Valley. Photo: Steve Hart.

The last of the big Melbourne ...

Rosehill Guineas 2017 Form Guide & Betting Preview

Rosehill Guineas 2017 Form Guide & Betting Preview

A smart line-up of three-year-old Derby types face off in the 2017 Rosehill Guineas this Saturday in Sydney, a full form guide analysis and betting preview on the Golden Slipper Day clash found below.

Victoria Derby winner Prized Icon is drawn the most successful 2017 Rosehill Guineas barrier (8) from the past 30 years for this Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing ...

Inference Heads 2017 Rosehill Guineas Nominations

Inference Heads 2017 Rosehill Guineas Nominations

The Hawkes Racing-trained Inference is one of the key Rosehill Guineas 2017 nominations taken for the three-years-old Group 1 at Rosehill on Golden Slipper Stakes Day this weekend in Sydney.

Inference chases the Randwick Guineas – Rosehill Guineas 2017 double with success in the second leg this Saturday in Sydney. Photo: Steve Hart.

Racing NSW took nineteen early entries ...

Chautauqua Heads 2017 Canterbury Stakes Nominations

Chautauqua Heads 2017 Canterbury Stakes Nominations

The Canterbury Stakes 2017 could serve as the first lead-up into new racing territory for champion galloper Chautauqua who may be extended out to 1600m for the first time this Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival.

Chautauqua shoots for a sixth Group 1 success up in distance for the 2017 Canterbury Classic at Randwick on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

A five-time ...

Late 2017 Doncaster Mile Entry for Chautauqua

Late 2017 Doncaster Mile Entry for Chautauqua

The world’s highest-rated sprinter Chautauqua is a surprise late Doncaster Mile 2017 entry for this year’s The Championships in Sydney in April.

Sprint star Chautauqua could be extended to 1600m for a Doncaster Mile 2017 bid this autumn. Photo: Steve Hart.

The Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes-trained champion is yet to race over further than 1400m, but that could ...

2017 Black Caviar Lightning Nominations: 3YOs Dominate

2017 Black Caviar Lightning Nominations: 3YOs Dominate

The nominations are out for the Black Caviar Lightning 2017 running at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday and a host of top-level three-year-olds dominate the early entries for the sprint.

Returning Coolmore Stud Stakes winner Flying Artie is one of the key 2017 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes nominees for Flemington this weekend. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Continuing the elite level Melbourne ...

Divine Prophet the Man in CF Orr Stakes 2017 Odds

Divine Prophet the Man in CF Orr Stakes 2017 Odds

Three-year-old Divine Prophet has developed “from a boy to a man” according to hoop Dwayne Dunn who rides the youngster first-up against the older horses in the 2017 Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes this weekend.

Divine Prophet is the sole three-year-old in the Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes field in 2017. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Last start winner of the Group 1 ...

Blue Diamond Stakes 2017 Hope Eden Roc Debuts

Blue Diamond Stakes 2017 Hope Eden Roc Debuts

Team Hawkes will unveil a promising three-quarter brother of the stable’s Group 1 placed colt Star Turn on Saturday when 2017 Blue Diamond Stakes hope Eden Roc lines-up at Randwick.

Eden Roc – a three-quarter brother to Star Turn (pictured) – begins a 2017 Blue Diamond Stakes bid on debut in Sydney this weekend. Photo: Steve Hart.

A nicely-bred ...

2016 Victoria Derby Odds: Sacred Elixir Firm Favourite

2016 Victoria Derby Odds: Sacred Elixir Firm Favourite

Sacred Elixir has been crushed into pre-field Victoria Derby 2016 odds of $3.40 after his Cox Plate Day win in the Moonee Valley Vase last Saturday.

MV Vase winner Sacred Elixir is firm favourite in 2016 Victoria Derby betting to win again this weekend at Flemington Racecourse. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Officially 37 three-year-old staying types remain in contention to ...