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Ladbrokes Sandown Guineas 2017 Odds: Top Two Hard to Split

Ladbrokes Sandown Guineas 2017 Odds: Top Two Hard to Split

The bookies are having a hard time separating the top two three-year-olds in 2017 Ladbrokes Sandown Guineas betting for Saturday with Beau Geste and Snitzepeg batting for top spot in the markets on the mile showdown. Running as Ladbrokes Park Race 8 at 4:40pm (AEDT) as part of a bumper 10-race card for Zipping Classic…

2017 VRC Oaks Tips & Odds Update

2017 VRC Oaks Tips & Odds Update

Twelve of the season’s best young sprinting fillies do battle at Flemington Racecourse today in the Ladies Day feature race, our insider VRC Oaks 2017 betting tips and updated odds on the Cup Carnival clash detailed below. The penultimate event on Day 3 of the Melbourne Cup Carnival, this season’s Group 1 $1 million VRC…

2017 VRC Oaks Field & Betting: Aloisia Odds-On

2017 VRC Oaks Field & Betting: Aloisia Odds-On

Flying Aaron Purcell-trained filly Aloisia is the odds-on favourite in VRC Oaks 2017 betting on the Kennedy Oaks field facing off at Flemington Racecourse on Thursday. After the action of the 2017 Melbourne Cup on Tuesday, Day 3 of the Melbourne Cup Carnival is Ladies’ Day headlined by the Group 1 $1 million Kennedy Oaks…

2017 Moonee Valley Vase Winner Aloisia Odds-on for VRC Oaks

2017 Moonee Valley Vase Winner Aloisia Odds-on for VRC Oaks

A flawless performance over the colts and geldings to win the Moonee Valley Vase 2017 in a runaway has the Aaron Purcell-trained filly Aloisia odds-on for the VRC Oaks next race. Backing up from her upset victory at Caulfield in the Group 1 Thousand Guineas (1600m), the well-bred daughter of Azamour was even more impressive…

Cox Plate 2017 Tipping: Best Roughies for Winx to Beat

Cox Plate 2017 Tipping: Best Roughies for Winx to Beat

World-class mare Winx will win the 2017 Cox Plate, tipping guides across the country are all saying so and only horror luck will see this beauty beaten. That said, there are still two placings behind the champion to fill, so who are the best roughies to back at The Valley on Saturday? There are nine…

Hayes Ready to Weather 2017 Caulfield Cup Storm

Hayes Ready to Weather 2017 Caulfield Cup Storm

Lindsay Park co-trainer David Hayes has four chances to secure a third win in Saturday’s Caulfield Cup 2017 and the master horseman believes Ventura Storm could be the one to do so. Hayes, who now trains in partnership with his son Ben and nephew Tom Dabernig, has four of the 17 starters in this year’s…

2017 Caulfield Cup Barriers: Inside Alley an Omen for Harlem

2017 Caulfield Cup Barriers: Inside Alley an Omen for Harlem

Barrier one may look like a favourable gate but when it comes to the inside alley, history is against a win by Harlem in the Caulfield Cup 2017 from the draw this Saturday in Melbourne. The David Hayes-led Lindsay Park stable saddle-up four of the 17 Caulfield Cup horses in this year’s $3.15 million feature…

Aloisia wins 2017 Thousand Guineas

Aloisia wins 2017 Thousand Guineas

Promising staying filly Aloisia will now head to the VRC Oaks after scoring a surprise win in the Group 1 $500,000 Schweppes Thousand Guineas (1600m) at Caulfield today. Aloisia was sent out at the good odds of $14 and thanks to a rails hugging ride from Luke Nolen, the Azamour filly was able to hold…

Stampede Heads Naturalism Stakes 2017 Betting

Stampede Heads Naturalism Stakes 2017 Betting

A Caulfield Cup 2017 ballot exemption is on offer this weekend in Melbourne to the winner of Saturday’s Naturalism Stakes, updated betting odds on the Caulfield Group 3 found below. There are 16 confirmed stayers for Caulfield Race 7 at 3:35pm (AEST) when the 2017 Naturalism Stakes runs as the Group 3 $150,000 Bendigo Bank…

Black Caviar Progeny Ready to Step Up Spring Preparation

Black Caviar Progeny Ready to Step Up Spring Preparation

The first foal of equine superstar Black Caviar, Oscietra is ready to complete an unofficial jump out at Geelong ahead of her 2017 Spring Carnival campaign. Plenty of hype has understandably surrounded the racing career of Oscietra so far, but the rising three-year-old has only made one competitive appearance at the races so far; a…