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Backgammon on the Board to Play Derby Rivals

Backgammon on the Board to Play Derby Rivals

The ideal draw, impressive recent form and preparation from one of the best trainers in the business all indicate that Peter Snowden’s Domesday gelding Backgammon could be hard to beat in this weekend’s SA Derby at Morphettville.

Backgammon will attempt to give trainer Peter Snowden back-to-back wins in the SA Derby

Three-year-old Backgammon enjoyed their first black-type win last ...

My Bentley to Target 2011 Melbourne Cup after Ballarat Cup Win

My Bentley to Target 2011 Melbourne Cup after Ballarat Cup Win

The Michael Kent-trained My Bentley could target the 2011 Melbourne Cup next spring racing carnival after the six-year-old coasted to victory in the $130,000 Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m) on Sunday.

My Bentley ($5.50) and jockey Brad Rawiller proved too good for their rivals, scoring victory over a length ahead of Peter Snowden’s Kidnapped ($8.50) while long-priced outsider Allanthus ($26) was ...

2010 Ballarat Cup Field, Form & Betting

2010 Ballarat Cup Field, Form & Betting

The feature horse race this Sunday November 20th will take place in Victoria with the $130,000 Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m) set to light up the track, the feature running on a Sunday for the first time in history.

The 2010 Ballarat Cup has drawn a final field of 16 quality stayers with the Peter Snowden-trained Kidnapped the top-weight with ...

2010 Sandown Classic Odds – Zipping opens as Favourite

2010 Sandown Classic Odds – Zipping opens as Favourite

The 2010 Sandown Classic odds are now out, with champion nine-year-old Zipping the red hot favourite to score their record fourth consecutive win in the race this Saturday, November 13.

The $350,000 Group 2 Sandown Classic (2400m) is the headline event at Betfair Park Sandown Hillside on Saturday, which is the concluding meeting of the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival.

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2010 Sandown Classic Final Field, Barrier Draw & Betting Preview

2010 Sandown Classic Final Field, Barrier Draw & Betting Preview

This Saturday the action of the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival concludes with a final meeting at Betfair Park Sandown Hillside, the day headlined by the $350,000 Group 1 Sandown Classic (2400m).

The 2010 Sandown Classic has drawn a final field of eight exceptional gallopers, including sentimental favourite Zipping vying for an unprecedented fourth consecutive Sandown Classic victory.

Horse Racing Tip...

2010 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes Final Field, Barriers & Betting

2010 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes Final Field, Barriers & Betting

Peter Moody’s up-and-coming spring star Doubtful Jack will start the favourite in this Saturday’s $350,000 Group 1 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes (1400m) when Caulfield hosts the first two Group 1 races of the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival.

Despite drawing out wide with barrier 10 in the 17-horse final field for the 2010 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes, four-year-old gelding Doubtful ...

Kidnapped Wins 2010 South Australian Derby

Kidnapped Wins 2010 South Australian Derby

On Sunday Peter Snowden’s promising stayer Kidnapped claimed a tight victory in the $300,000 Group 1 South Australian Derby (2500m) at Allan Scott Park Morphettville in the gelding’s first start over 2000m.

Kidnapped began as the $4.60 favourite and beat home the close second-favourite, Red Colossus ($4.80) in the final strides by a long head, with roughie Sea Galleon ($14) ...

Velocitea Wins the 2010 The Distinctive Homes Goodwood

Velocitea Wins the 2010 The Distinctive Homes Goodwood

VICTORIAN CAUSES UPSET

On Sunday in-form Volksraad mare Velocitea claimed her maiden Group 1 win when she beat home a classy field of rivals in the $300,000 Goodwood (1200m) at Morphettville.

Four-year-old Victorian-based Velocitea ($7) caused an upset when she managed to hold off the odds-on favourite and local Morphettville hero Catapulted ($2.60) by a long neck, while Very Discreet...

2010 South Australian Derby Final Field & Preview

2010 South Australian Derby Final Field & Preview

Allan Scott Park Morphettville are gearing up to host one of South Australia’s premier race days this Sunday headlined by the 136th running of the $300,000 Group 1 South Australian Derby (2500m).

The 2010 South Australian Derby has drawn a capacity field of 16 three-year-olds plus four emergencies ready to fight it out for the $190,950 first prize.

Two stayers ...

2010 Rosehill Guineas Final Field & Preview

2010 Rosehill Guineas Final Field & Preview

*UPDATE: The Peter Snowden-trained Kidnapped has been scratched from Saturday’s Rosehill Guineas due to an elevated temperature.

This Saturday the biggest race happening across the country is the $500, 000 Group 1 Rosehill Guineas (2000m) taking place at Sydney?s esteemed Rosehill Gardens racecourse.

The 2010 Darley Rosehill Guineas has attracted a small but impressive final field of 11 gallopers headlined ...