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Snowden Happy with Bounding’s 2015 Sir Rupert Weight

Snowden Happy with Bounding’s 2015 Sir Rupert Weight

Co-trainer Peter Snowden has confirmed a Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes 2015 run with his classy mare Bounding after talks with Racing Victoria’s Chief Handicapper Greg Carpenter. Over the weekend at Caulfield the five-year-old daughter of Lonhro had her 15th career start and enjoyed her eighth win with an impressive four length victory over Rich Enuff…

Late Charge Toward Sir Rupert Clarke 2015

Late Charge Toward Sir Rupert Clarke 2015

Cranbourne’s Wendy Kelly plans to target next month’s 2015 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes at Caulfield Racecourse with her progressive stallion Late Charge this Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival. A winner of four of his 13 starts to date the five-year-old son of Hard Spun returned to racing at the Caulfield track on August 15 and finished…

Griante Among 2015 Regal Roller Stakes Nominations

Griante Among 2015 Regal Roller Stakes Nominations

David Brideoake’s classy mare Griante is one of the top-rated hopes nominated for Saturday’s Regal Roller Stakes 2015 at Caulfield Racecourse on PB Lawrence Stakes Day in Melbourne. A handicap clash open to horses aged four and above, this year’s $120,000 Listed Regal Roller Stakes (1200m) has attracted a bumper 23 nominees with the highest-rated…

2014 Melbourne Cup to See Silk Change for Precedence

2014 Melbourne Cup to See Silk Change for Precedence

A notable performer over each of his racing campaigns since first debuting on course in the spring of 2008, Bart and James Cummings have confirmed veteran stayer Precedence will have a last-minute change of silks ahead of next Tuesday’s 2014 Melbourne Cup. Having sported the famous black and white check pattern with yellow sleeves of…

Toorak Handicap 2014 Form Guide & Betting Preview

Toorak Handicap 2014 Form Guide & Betting Preview

One of the key support races on the Caulfield Guineas Day line-up in Melbourne on Saturday is the 2014 Toorak Handicap, a detailed form analysis and betting preview for the mile classic listed below. There are 15 gallopers making up the field for this year’s $400,000 Group 1 David Jones NBCF Toorak Handicap (1600m), the…

2014 Makybe Diva Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

2014 Makybe Diva Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

2014 Makybe Diva Stakes Day is set to be of vital importance for the rest of the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival, with several key contenders for another of Group 1 events included across a range of different races. Melbourne has put on a stellar day for the Makybe Diva Stakes meeting and the Flemington track is currently…

Dissident Leads 2014 Makybe Diva Stakes Odds

Dissident Leads 2014 Makybe Diva Stakes Odds

All-in markets for Saturday’s Makybe Diva Stakes 2014 have opened at bookies around the country following Monday’s nominations with the Peter Moody-trained Dissident firm favourite to make it two Group 1 wins on the trot. The Sebring four-year-old is one of 15 early entries for the $400,000 Group 1 Makybe Diva Stakes (1600m) at Flemington…

Late Charge Towards 2014 Australian Derby

Late Charge Towards 2014 Australian Derby

Despite having been nominated for the Randwick Guineas in Sydney on Saturday, Wendy Kelly’s Australian Derby 2014-bound colt Late Charge will instead run in the $220,000 Group 2 Alister Clark Stakes (2040m) under the lights at Moonee Valley on Friday night. The Cranbourne-based Hard Spun three-year-old is a dual nominee across two states for the…

Thunder Fantasy No Certainty for Australian Cup

Thunder Fantasy No Certainty for Australian Cup

Having finished a strong third in the Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington just last weekend, trainer Anthony Cummings has revealed he is yet to make a decision on whether or not in-form colt Thunder Fantasy will appear in this weekend’s Group 1 Australian Cup (2000m). With the Group 1 Australian Derby (2400m) or…

Thunder Fantasy Flying Ahead of Australian Guineas

Thunder Fantasy Flying Ahead of Australian Guineas

Talented three-year old Thunder Fantasy has experienced something of a meteoric rise to prominence since debuting on course in 2013, following up two strong victories at the beginning of his spring preparation with a memorable third behind Polanski and Complacent in the Group 1 Victoria Derby (2500m) on November 2nd. Having returned to the track…