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Cantala Stakes 2016 Betting Tips & Odds Update

Cantala Stakes 2016 Betting Tips & Odds Update

The second richest race on the Victoria Derby Day line-up on Saturday is the 2016 Cantala Stakes, betting tips and updated odds on the million dollar mile showdown found below. This year’s $1 million Group 1 Cantala Stakes (1600m) – formerly the Emirates Stakes run a week later – is due to jump at 4:35pm…

2016 Cantala Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

2016 Cantala Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

The last of four Group 1 races on the Victoria Derby Day card at Flemington on Saturday is the Cantala Stakes 2016, a detailed form guide preview and betting guide for the mile showdown found below. Due to run as Flemington Race 8 on the all-Group status 9 event line-up, this year’s $1 million Group…

2016 Cantala Stakes Field & Odds: The United States Favourite

2016 Cantala Stakes Field & Odds: The United States Favourite

Last weekend’s Crystal Mile winner The United States is early favourite in the Cantala Stakes 2016 odds after the release of the final field of milers set to face off in the VRC Derby Day clash this weekend. Formerly run as the Emirates Stakes a week later and briefly known as the Longines Mile, this…

Latest All-In 2016 Cantala Stakes Betting Markets

Latest All-In 2016 Cantala Stakes Betting Markets

It is a tight clash on the cards for VRC Derby Day in the Cantala Stakes 2016 – formerly the Longines Mile – with three entries battling for top spot in the all-in markets. Nominations for this year’s $1 million Group 1 Cantala Stakes (1600m), the old Emirates Stakes previously run a week later, were…

2016 Longines Mile (Cantala Stakes) Nominations Released

2016 Longines Mile (Cantala Stakes) Nominations Released

The new-look Longines Mile 2016, registered as the Cantala Stakes, has attracted 40 gallopers at nomination stage this week ahead of the Saturday week showdown on Victoria Derby Day. One of four elite levels scheduled to run at Flemington Racecourse on October 29 to kick off the Melbourne Cup Carnival, this year’s $1 million Group…

2016 Cox Plate Off the Cards for Tosen Stardom

2016 Cox Plate Off the Cards for Tosen Stardom

A Cox Plate 2016 bid for Toorak Handicap withdrawal Tosen Stardom is off the cards with trainer Darren Weir and connections now focusing on having the Japanese import in full fitness for a Melbourne Cup Carnival run. The six-year-old Deep Impact stallion debuted for Weir on September 3 running fourth to Awesome Rock in the…

Tivici Targets Mile Group 1 Spring Races

Tivici Targets Mile Group 1 Spring Races

Michael Moroney’s Sunshine Coast winner Tivaci is making good progress towards his spring return where the youngster will be restricted to no further than a mile targeting a Group 1 win. The High Chaparral colt has won four of his 12 starts to date and was last seen taking out the Group 3 Sunshine Coast…

Tivaci Takes Out 2016 Sunshine Coast Guineas – Results

Tivaci Takes Out 2016 Sunshine Coast Guineas – Results

Michael Moroney’s classy three-year-old Tivaci enjoyed a return to winning form in Queensland on Caloundra Cup Day saluting for the punters with success in the Sunshine Coast Guineas 2016. Ridden by star local hoop Damian Browne, the High Chaparral colt jumped the firming $3.20 favourite to take out the $125,000 Group 3 Sunshine Coast Guineas…

Update to 2016 Melbourne Cup Carnival Group 1s

Update to 2016 Melbourne Cup Carnival Group 1s

The Victoria Racing Club (VRC) has announced some major changes to this year’s Melbourne Cup Carnival with the switching of the Mackinnon Stakes and Emirates Stakes. Previously held on Victoria Derby Day on the Saturday prior to the iconic Melbourne Cup (the first Tuesday of November), the Mackinnon Stakes was a $1 million Group 1…