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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…

Sir John Monash Stakes 2017 Betting Tips & Odds

Sir John Monash Stakes 2017 Betting Tips & Odds

The 2017 Sir John Monash Stakes steals the show at Caulfield Racecourse this weekend and red hot favourite looking at the latest odds on the weight-for-age sprint is the Michael Kent-trained Supido. There are just 10 horses engaged to face off in this season’s $150,000 Group 3 PFD Food Services Monash Stakes (1100m), which runs…

A.R. Creswick Series Final 2017 Betting Update

A.R. Creswick Series Final 2017 Betting Update

It is a wide-open affair in 2017 A.R. Creswick Series Final betting for Flemington on Saturday with half the field at single-figures for the win. Running as Flemington Race 5 at 2:10pm (AEST) on Flemington Finals Day, there are a dozen sprinters in the mix for this winter’s $120,000 Listed A.R. Creswick Series Final (1200m)….

2017 A.R. Creswick Series Final Field & Barriers

2017 A.R. Creswick Series Final Field & Barriers

A dozen three-year-old sprinters will take to the Flemington track on Finals Day this Saturday in the A.R. Creswick Series Final 2017 field. Due to run as Flemington Race 5 at 2:10pm (AEST), this year’s $120,000 Listed A.R. Creswick Series Final (1200m) has attracted a class line-up of youngsters including the Chris Waller-trained Overstep. Drawn…

2017 Stradbroke Handicap Final Field: Clearly Innocent Barrier 20

2017 Stradbroke Handicap Final Field: Clearly Innocent Barrier 20

Clearly Innocent is an easing favourite for Saturday’s Stradbroke Handicap 2017 after the Kingsford-Smith Cup winner draw the second outside barrier in a capacity field for the Group 1 at Doomben in Brisbane. Due to run as Doomben Race 8 at 3:40pm (AEST) on the biggest meeting of the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival, this year’s…

Burning Front Lightweight 2017 Stradbroke Handicap Chance

Burning Front Lightweight 2017 Stradbroke Handicap Chance

Ace Victorian horseman Darren Weir is tipped to have a three horse contingent in the Stradbroke Handicap 2017 field at Doomben on Saturday and he rates Burning Front as a genuine lightweight chance in the Group 1 for the stable. This season’s $1.5 million Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap (1350m) runs at Doomben Racecourse over a…

Burning Front Tops 2017 RA Lee Stakes Field & Betting

Burning Front Tops 2017 RA Lee Stakes Field & Betting

Darren Weir’s ultra-consistent Victorian visitor Burning Front is clear favourite in RA Lee Stakes 2017 betting to dominate a diminutive field of milers at Morphettville Racecourse on The Goodwood Day this weekend. Set to run as Morphettville Race 6 at 3:45pm (ACST), this Saturday’s $250,000 Group 3 Hughes Limousines RA Lee Stakes (1600m) has attracted…

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…

2017 ANZAC Day Stakes Field & Betting: Merchant Navy Favourite

2017 ANZAC Day Stakes Field & Betting: Merchant Navy Favourite

Ciaron Maher’s undefeated colt Merchant Navy is the well-supported favourite in ANZAC Day Stakes 2017 betting for Flemington’s feature race this Tuesday in Melbourne. Two black-types take place at the track on ANZAC Day including a field of two-year-olds facing off in the $120,000 Listed ANZAC Day Stakes (1400m) under handicap conditions. Sitting top of…

Hooked back in winner’s stall with 2017 Victoria Handicap victory

Hooked back in winner’s stall with 2017 Victoria Handicap victory

Six year old Hooked broke a long winning drought with a tough victory in the Group 3 $150,000 Victoria Handicap (1400m) at Caulfield today. Hooked has been out of the winner’s stall since taking out the Group 2 $175,000 Tattersalls Club Tramway Stakes (1400m) at Randwick during the 2015 Sydney Spring Carnival and trainer Robert…