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2016 Lightning Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

2016 Lightning Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

The next Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival Group 1 race lights up Flemington Racecourse this Saturday with the 2016 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes running down the straight, our exclusive form guide and betting preview for the sprint classic found below. Due to run as Flemington Race 7 at 4:05pm (local), seven sprinters line-up in this season’s…

2016 The Vanity Betting Tips & Odds

2016 The Vanity Betting Tips & Odds

One of the key support races on the Black Caviar Lightning Stakes Day line-up in Melbourne this weekend is The Vanity 2016, betting tips and the latest odds for the fillies’ feature detailed below. There are nine three-year-old fillies in the mix for this season’s $150,000 Group 3 The Vanity (1400m), which runs as Flemington…

2016 CS Hayes Stakes Betting Odds & Tips

2016 CS Hayes Stakes Betting Odds & Tips

This Saturday in Melbourne the CS Hayes Stakes 2016 features a class field of Australian Guineas types, betting odds and tips for the Flemington showdown detailed below. There are a dozen three-year-old colts and geldings facing off in this year’s $150,000 Group 3 CS Hayes Stakes (1400m), which runs as Race 6 at 3:25pm (local)…

2016 Black Caviar Lightning Odds: Chautauqua vs Exosphere

2016 Black Caviar Lightning Odds: Chautauqua vs Exosphere

It is a tight Black Caviar Lightning 2016 betting affair ahead of this Saturday’s Flemington feature with experienced sprint champion Chautauqua firming into equal favourite with Godolphin’s gun three-year-old Exosphere in the latest markets. Stealing the show in Melbourne this weekend, the $750,000 Group 1 Black Caviar Lightning (1000m) may have only attracted seven runners…

Jackson Tops 2016 Talindert Stakes Field

Jackson Tops 2016 Talindert Stakes Field

Tony McEvoy’s progressive young Adelaide raider Jackson is the highest-rated youngster accepted in the capacity Talindert Stakes 2016 field on Black Caviar Lightning Day in Melbourne this weekend. Set to jump as Flemington Race 2 at 1:00pm (local) on the bumper nine-race program on Saturday, this season’s $120,000 Listed International Race Clubs Talindert Stakes (1100m)…

Rails Run for River Wild in 2016 CS Hayes Stakes Field

Rails Run for River Wild in 2016 CS Hayes Stakes Field

Gai Waterhouse’s hope at back-to-back CS Hayes Stakes wins has been boosted by the gun barrier one draw for her in-form hopeful River Wild in this Saturday’s Flemington clash. Set to run as Flemington Race 6 at 3:25pm (local) on Black Caviar Lightning Day, this year’s $150,000 Group 3 CS Hayes Stakes (1400m) attracted a…

Jameka Heads 2016 The Vanity Field

Jameka Heads 2016 The Vanity Field

The Ciaron Maher-trained Crown Oaks winner Jameka returns to racing this Saturday in Melbourne heading the small but classy field of three-year-old fillies in The Vanity 2016 field at Flemington Racecourse. Set to run as Flemington Race 5 at 2:47pm (local) on the Black Caviar Lightning Day card, this season’s $150,000 Group 3 The Vanity…

2016 Black Caviar Lightning Field Features Seven Sprinters

2016 Black Caviar Lightning Field Features Seven Sprinters

A small but top class field of just seven sprinters is set to face off in the feature race at Flemington Racecourse this Saturday – the Black Caviar Lighting 2016. Former the Lightning Stakes, this year’s $750,000 Group 1 Black Caviar Lightning (1000m) runs as Race 7 at 4:05pm (local) and steals the show in…

Tivaci Big Chance in 2016 CS Hayes Stakes Field

Tivaci Big Chance in 2016 CS Hayes Stakes Field

Internationally performed jockey Craig Williams has described his mount in Saturday’s CS Hayes Stakes 2016 field Tivaci as one of the main chances in the three-years-old clash on Black Caviar Lightning Day in Melbourne. A host of top three-year-old colts and geldings bound for bigger things this Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival will face off at…

Williams Thrilled with Delectation Ride in Lightning Stakes 2016

Williams Thrilled with Delectation Ride in Lightning Stakes 2016

Jockey Craig Williams is thrilled to partner Chris Waller’s returning Darley Classic winner Delectation first-up this Saturday in Flemington’s 2016 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes. Williams, who chases his first success in the sprint classic, was originally booked to partner boom three-year-old Exosphere in the $750,000 Group 1 Black Caviar Lightning (1000m). The John O’Shea-trained Golden…