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Light Up Manhattan Targets ATC Derby 2015

Light Up Manhattan Targets ATC Derby 2015

Light Up Manhattan targets the 2015 Australian Derby at Royal Randwick during the upcoming Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival following a good Derby run at home in Melbourne during the Spring. Prepared by promising Caulfield trainer Ciaron Maher, three-year-old Manhattan Rain colt Light Up Manhattan was last seen running fourth behind Preferment in the Group 1…

2015 Doncaster Mile Aim for Akavoroun

2015 Doncaster Mile Aim for Akavoroun

Caulfield’s Ciaron Maher has named the Doncaster Mile 2015 in April as the main aim for his lightly-raced galloper Akavoroun this Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival. Maher has a host of his stable stars returning to work ahead of their autumn returns including Lacryma Cristi five-year-old Akavoroun, the cracking miler likely to kick off in Melbourne…

Crown Oaks Winner Set for Australian Oaks 2015

Crown Oaks Winner Set for Australian Oaks 2015

Upcoming Caulfield-based horseman Ciaron Maher is gearing up his team for the Melbourne and Sydney Autumn Racing Carnivals, confirming this week plans for his Crown Oaks winner Set Square to contest the 2014 Australian Oaks at Randwick in April. The three-year-old daughter of Reset has won three of her four career starts to date, most…

2014 Victoria Derby Odds Update

2014 Victoria Derby Odds Update

A talented and capacity field of sixteen three-year-olds will contest this afternoon’s featured Group 1 Victoria Derby (2500m) at Flemington Racecourse, offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Having found exceptional staying form leading into the feature race, Hampton Court has opened as and maintained…

Victoria Derby 2014 Betting Update: Three Top Chances

Victoria Derby 2014 Betting Update: Three Top Chances

Following the 2014 Victoria Derby barrier draw earlier today the updated odds on the 160th edition of the three-year-olds’ clash are now out with three single figure hopes looking to win Australia’s oldest classic. Flemington Race 7 jumps at 3:45pm on Saturday and there are 16 confirmed starters plus one emergency making up the field…

Gouldian Still a Chance for 2014 Victoria Derby

Gouldian Still a Chance for 2014 Victoria Derby

Connections for Gouldian are optimistic the classy colt will run in the Group 1 AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) at Flemington this Saturday despite being scratched from last weekend’s Group 2 Moonee Valley Vase (2040m) due to a mild throat infection. The Street Cry colt worked very well on the Flemington course proper Tuesday morning, and…

24 Declare for Moonee Valley Vase 2014 Nominations

24 Declare for Moonee Valley Vase 2014 Nominations

Nominations for the 2014 Moonee Valley Vase were taken on Monday, with 24 three-year-olds declaring for the race, double the amount of last year’s race. The majority of the 24 nominated hopefuls for this year’s $200,000 Group 2 Dilmah Exceptional Teas Vase (2040m) are using the race as a lead-up to the Group 1 Victoria…