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Vega Magic Dominates Early 2017 Manikato Stakes Betting

Vega Magic Dominates Early 2017 Manikato Stakes Betting

The Lindsay Park stable are chasing another spring Group 1 feature race win under the lights at Moonee Valley this Friday night saddling-up Ladbrokes Manikato Stakes 2017 betting favourite Vega Magic. Last weekend the David Hayes-led training trio enjoyed a shock Caulfield Cup win with $51 roughie Boom Time, but punters won’t find their Group…

Inference Live Chance in the Caulfield Cup 2017 Race

Inference Live Chance in the Caulfield Cup 2017 Race

Jockey Dwayne Dunn has described his mount Inference as a “live chance” to win the 2017 Caulfield Cup this weekend for Hawkes Racing. The four-year-old entire is a beautifully-bred son of dual Cox Plate winner So You Think out to break a nearly seven month winning drought in Saturday’s Group 1 $3.15 million BMW Caulfield…

2017 Ladbrokes Caulfield Stakes Form Guide & Preview

2017 Ladbrokes Caulfield Stakes Form Guide & Preview

A star-studded line-up spring stayers face off in the Ladbrokes Caulfield Stakes 2017 on Saturday, a full race form guide and betting preview on the event won by Winx 12 months ago detailed below. Set to run as Race 7 on Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas Day, there are 11 runners in this year’s Group 1 $1…

Showtime Firms in 2017 Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas Betting

Showtime Firms in 2017 Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas Betting

The Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas 2017 betting markets are starting to heat-up ahead of the Melbourne feature race on Saturday with early money coming in for double-figure hopeful Showtime. A full field of three-year-olds face off in this year’s Group 1 $2 million Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas (1600m), but despite attracting a capacity line-up just three of…

2017 The Everest: No Berry on Top of Chautauqua

2017 The Everest: No Berry on Top of Chautauqua

Hawkes Racing are yet to lock-in a hoop to ride their champion sprinter Chautauqua in The Everest 2017 after Tommy Berry was ruled out of the mount this week. Berry had put in a special request to the Hong Kong Jockey Club (HKJC) to be allowed to return to Australia on October 14 to partner…

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. The Stephen Autridge & Jamie Richards-trained Kiwi visitor was a late nominee for the $2 million Group 1 BMW Australian Derby (2400m), connections opting to pay the entry after the…

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. The last of the big Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival races, this season’s $500,000 Group 1 William Reid Stakes (1200m) attracted a bumper twenty-five early entries. Among…

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. This season’s $600,000 Group 1 Rosehill Guineas (2000m) features a final field of twelve running in Rosehill Race 6 at 3:25pm…

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. Racing NSW took nineteen early entries for this season’s $600,000 Group 1 Rosehill Guineas (2000m), the set weights clash one of five elite levels on…

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. A five-time Group 1 winning sprinter, the Team Hawkes-trained Chautauqua is one of 11 early entries taken by Racing NSW for…