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2017 Ladbrokes Sandown Guineas Field Features Beau Geste

2017 Ladbrokes Sandown Guineas Field Features Beau Geste

The James Cummings-trained Beau Geste is one of the headline three-year-olds in Saturday’s Sandown Guineas 2017 field at Ladbrokes Park backing-up off a big VRC Derby Day run. Due to run as Race 8 at 4:40pm (AEST) at the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival’s final race day of the season, this year’s Group 2 $250,000 Ladbrokes…

VRC Oaks Hope Bring Me Roses Runs in Wakeful Stakes

VRC Oaks Hope Bring Me Roses Runs in Wakeful Stakes

Tony McEvoy is keen to complete the Wakeful Stakes – VRC Oaks 2017 double this Melbourne Cup Carnival with in-form filly Bring Me Roses. The daughter of High Chaparral put the writing on the wall at Flemington on October 7 with her impressive two and a quarter length victory in the Group 2 Edward Manifold…

Hey Doc Wins 2017 Ladbrokes Manikato Stakes in Upset

Hey Doc Wins 2017 Ladbrokes Manikato Stakes in Upset

There was nothing simple about Friday night’s Ladbrokes Manikato Stakes 2017, a drama filled edition to the Moonee Valley sprint feature ending with a controversial win by the Tony McEvoy-trained Hey Doc. An original line-up of 11 sprinters for this year’s Group 1 $1 million Ladbrokes Manikato Stakes (1200m) was reduced to nine on the…

2017 Edward Manifold Stakes Results: Bring Me Roses onto VRC Oaks

2017 Edward Manifold Stakes Results: Bring Me Roses onto VRC Oaks

Top trainer of three-year-olds this season Tony McEvoy enjoyed a Flemington win on Turnbull Stakes Day with his progressive filly Bring Me Roses running the ideal early VRC Oaks lead-up in the Edward Manifold Stakes 2017. High Chaparral filly Bring Me Roses went into Saturday’s Group 2 $200,000 Edward Manifold Stakes (1600m) a maiden and…

Johnnie Walker Plate winner Roomooz heading towards the Thousand Guineas

Johnnie Walker Plate winner Roomooz heading towards the Thousand Guineas

The Tony McEvoy trained Roomooz is on target for the Thousand Guineas with a tough first up win in the $120,000 Johnnie Walker Plate (1200m) at The Valley today. Roomooz ($7) was having her first run back since finishing eighth to Catchy in the Group 1 $1.5m Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on…

Roomooz Moves Towards Thousand Guineas 2017

Roomooz Moves Towards Thousand Guineas 2017

Tony McEvoy’s returning filly Roomooz kicks off her 2017 Thousand Guineas campaign this weekend at Moonee Valley in a star-studded race featuring the likes of Tulip and Limestone. The daughter of Fastnet Rock is one of seven remaining hopefuls in the $120,000 Johnnie Walker Plate (1200m) that is also the spring starting point for the…

2017 Goodwood Final Field: Black Heart Bart draws barrier 2

2017 Goodwood Final Field: Black Heart Bart draws barrier 2

Five times Group 1 winner Black Heart Bart’s chances of making it back to back wins in the Group 1 $1m Darley Goodwood (1200m) at Morphettville on Saturday have soared after the big bay drew barrier two in the capacity field. A final field of twenty sprinters plus three emergencies make up the 2017 Goodwood…

Hey Doc wraps up 2017 Goodwood preparation with slick gallop

Hey Doc wraps up 2017 Goodwood preparation with slick gallop

Australian Guineas winner Hey Doc has wrapped up his preparation for the Group 1 $1m Darley Goodwood (1200m) at Morphettville on Saturday with a slick gallop at the track last weekend. Hey Doc galloped in between races at Morphettville on South Australian Derby Day last Saturday and trainer Tony McEvoy was surprised with the way…

2017 Australian Guineas Results: Hey Doc Salutes for the Punters

2017 Australian Guineas Results: Hey Doc Salutes for the Punters

The autumn options are wide open for impressive Australian Guineas 2017 winner Hey Doc who saluted for the punters running out a strong mile to break the recent hoodoo of favourites in the Flemington classic. Last time out the Tony McEvoy-trained Duporth gelding posted a tidy lead-up win at the track in the Group 3…

Hey Doc Heads Australian Guineas Odds 2017

Hey Doc Heads Australian Guineas Odds 2017

Updated 2017 Australian Guineas odds on the field of gun three-year-olds set to face off at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday are now out with Hey Doc firm favourite after drawing ideally. Running as Flemington Race 7 at 4:30pm (AEDT), this autumn’s $750,000 Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) attracted a capacity field of 16 starters plus…