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Group 1 Glory Awaits Kensington Stakes Winner Headwater

Group 1 Glory Awaits Kensington Stakes Winner Headwater

An impressive pedigree and a winning return to the track in Saturday’s 2016 Kensington Stakes has co-trainer Wayne Hawkes talking up the Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival Group 1 chances of young colt Headwater.

Kensington Stakes winning colt Headwater (centre) could be 2016 Oakleigh Plate bound later this month at Caulfield. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

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2016 Kensington Stakes Betting Tips

2016 Kensington Stakes Betting Tips

This Saturday at Flemington Racecourse the latest Melbourne Summer Racing black-type takes place with the Kensington Stakes 2016, betting tips for the sprint down the famous straight found below.

From the inside alley over 1000m at Flemington Wild Rain looks the one to beat in Saturday’s 2016 Kensington Stakes down the straight. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

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Wild Rain Tops 2016 Kensington Stakes Field & Odds

Wild Rain Tops 2016 Kensington Stakes Field & Odds

Mark Kavanagh’s ultra-consistent mare Wild Rain is early favourite to keep the good form going at Flemington Racecourse this Saturday in the Kensington Stakes 2016.

In-form mare Wild Rain is favourite to win Flemington’s 2016 Kensington Stakes this weekend in Melbourne. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

The latest feature race of the Melbourne Summer Racing Carnival, this weekend’s $120,000 ...

Kensington Stakes Ideal for Headwater First-Up

Kensington Stakes Ideal for Headwater First-Up

Wayne Hawkes concedes well-bred colt Headwater was not at his best through the recent Spring Racing Carnival, but is confident the three-year-old will return to racing a winning chance in Saturday’s Listed Kensington Stakes (1000m) at Flemington.

Headwater will return to racing in Saturday’s Kensington Stakes at Flemington. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell

Headwater stamped his claims as one to watch ...

The Quarterback Targets Winterbottom Stakes 2015

The Quarterback Targets Winterbottom Stakes 2015

A run in Perth’s 2015 Winterbottom Stakes later this month could be on the cards for Robbie Griffiths’ in-form sprinter The Quarterback following his impressive win in the wet at Flemington on VRC Oaks Day.

The Quarterback (outside) continued his good form down the Flemington straight with a win in the wet on Crown Oaks Day during the 2015 ...

Exciting 2014 Rubiton Stakes Final Field Released

Exciting 2014 Rubiton Stakes Final Field Released

The 2014 Rubiton Stakes final field was released this morning and the Group 2 event looks like being a key lead-up event to the Group 1 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) at Caulfield on February 22.

Better Than Ready will jump from barrier two when he returns to the races in the 2014 Rubiton Stakes at Caulfield on February 22. Photo: Daniel ...

General Truce Chasing Back-To-Back Wins In W.J. Adams Stakes

General Truce Chasing Back-To-Back Wins In W.J. Adams Stakes

Trainer Ricky Maund is confident that tough sprinter General Truce can record his second straight win when he contests the Listed W.J. Adams Stakes (1000m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

General Truce has been ignored by punters in 2014 W.J. Adams Stakes betting markets. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

General Truce returned to racing with a narrow win over Pocket Rockets...

2014 W.J. Adams Stakes Betting – Lord Of The Sky A Clear Favourite

2014 W.J. Adams Stakes Betting – Lord Of The Sky A Clear Favourite

Lord Of The Sky has been well-backed to record his fourth straight win when he steps-up in class to contest the Listed W.J. Adams Stakes (1000m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Lord Of The Sky has been well-backed to extend his winning streak in the 2014 W.J. Adams Stakes at Caulfield this weekend. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

Lord Of The ...

Excelorada Included In 2014 W.J. Adams Stakes Final Field

Excelorada Included In 2014 W.J. Adams Stakes Final Field

Talented Perth sprinter Excelorada will make his Melbourne racing debut on Saturday after being included in the Listed 2014 W.J. Adams Stakes final field.

Shamal Wind will return to the races in the W.J. Adams Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

Excelorada has recorded ten wins from 26 race starts in Western Australia and did enough ...

2014 Kensington Stakes Results – General Truce Holds On For Tough Win

2014 Kensington Stakes Results – General Truce Holds On For Tough Win

General Truce returned to the races with a tough victory in the Listed 2014 Kensington Stakes (1000m) at Flemington on Saturday.

General Truce survived a protest from Damien Oliver on Pocket Rockets to win the Kensington Stakes at Flemington. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

General Truce was settled in the middle of the field by Andrew Mallyon and tracked ...