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Top Sprinters In 2015 TJ Smith Stakes First Acceptances

Top Sprinters In 2015 TJ Smith Stakes First Acceptances

The 2015 T.J. Smith Stakes first acceptances have been released and the majority of the best sprinters in Australia all remain on track to contest the Group 1 event at Royal Randwick on the opening day of The Championships.

Lankan Rupee is one of a number of talented horses that have been included in the 2015 T.J. Smith Stakes ...

2015 Newmarket Handicap Unlikely for Jimando

2015 Newmarket Handicap Unlikely for Jimando

Adelaide’s Tony McEvoy has confirmed his last start Morphettville Parks winner Jimando is unlikely to run in the Newmarket Handicap 2015 in Melbourne this autumn despite being nominated for the classic this week.

Jimando is nominated for but unlikely to run in the 2015 Newmarket Handicap at Flemington this autumn. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

The five-year-old Commands gelding is one of ...

2015 CF Orr Stakes Being Strongly Considered for Kumaon

2015 CF Orr Stakes Being Strongly Considered for Kumaon

Both the Group 1 CF Orr Stakes (1400m) and Group 1 Futurity Stakes (1400m) are being strongly considered as first-up runs for Kumaon.

Weight-for-age races at Caulfield in February are being strongly considered for Kumaon. Photo by Steve Hart.

Trainer John O’Shea has earmarked the two races – both over 1400 metres at Caulfield in February – as suitable ...

Kumaon Begins 2015 Australian Guineas Preparation

Kumaon Begins 2015 Australian Guineas Preparation

Three-year-old colt Kumaon delivered a solid jumpout at Werribee on Friday morning, pleasing trainer John O’Shea.

Kumaon has begun preparation for the Australia Guineas. Photo by Steve Hart.

Kumaon settled midfield and despite not being asked to do too much work on his first public appearance since October last year, the colt held his ground in the straight to ...

Can Wandjina Justify Gai’s Faith In The Cox Plate?

Can Wandjina Justify Gai’s Faith In The Cox Plate?

Trainer Gai Waterhouse has been adamant that Wandjina can win the 2014 Cox Plate, but is the inconsistent three-year-old a genuine contender in the Group 1 event at Moonee Valley tomorrow?

Jockey Dean Yendall has been booked to ride Wandjina in the 2014 Cox Plate. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Wandjina recorded just one race win as a ...

2014 Caulfield Classic Tips & Selections

2014 Caulfield Classic Tips & Selections

The feature race for three-year-olds this weekend is the Group 3 Caulfield Classic (2000m), with betting tips set out below.

Kumaon is our top pick for the 2014 Caulfield Classic. Photo by Steve Hart.

It may just be a Group Three race, but the Caulfield Classic is offering up a lucrative $750,000 in prize-money, which means it has attracted a ...

2014 Caulfield Classic Betting Update

2014 Caulfield Classic Betting Update

A field of 13 three-year-olds are set to run in the 2014 Caulfield Classic this Saturday, offering punters a variety of betting options and the chance to back a winner.

Kumaon is early favourite to win the Caulfield Classic in a single figure heavy betting market. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Group 3 Caulfield Classic (2000m) is one of the ...

Kumaon Headlines 2014 Caulfield Classic Final Field

Kumaon Headlines 2014 Caulfield Classic Final Field

The Group 3 Caulfield Classic (2000m) field decreased dramatically on Wednesday, with the 102 nominations being cut to a final field of just 13.

Kumaon headlines the strong final field for the 2014 Caulfield Classic. Photo by Steve Hart.

Some of spring racing’s best three-year-old’s will compete for the $750,000 Classic win this Saturday October 18, as part of Caulfield ...

Kumaon Jumping for Upset Caulfield Guineas Result

Kumaon Jumping for Upset Caulfield Guineas Result

Trainer John O’Shea knows the key to whether Godolphin-owned three-year-old Kumaon can score an upset 2014 Caulfield Guineas result will come down to his jump from the barriers this weekend.

Kumaon needs to jump well from barrier two to feature in Saturday’s Caulfield Guineas. Photo: Steve Hart.

There are 14 hopefuls in the mix for Saturday’s $1 million Group ...

2014 Caulfield Guineas Form Guide & Betting Preview

2014 Caulfield Guineas Form Guide & Betting Preview

This Saturday the season’s leading middle distance three-year-olds will face off in the Caulfield Guineas 2014, a detailed form guide and betting preview for which is detailed below.

Almalad is the only previous 1600m winner in the 2014 Caulfield Guineas field this weekend. Photo: Steve Hart.

There are 14 three-year-old colts and geldings in the mix for this year’s ...