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Maraatib Over 2012 Crown Oaks Odds – Hayes

Maraatib Over 2012 Crown Oaks Odds – Hayes

David Hayes has admitted to being “bullish” over his chances with double figure roughie Maraatib in today’s Crown Oaks 2012, the Euroa horseman unable to comprehend the price difference between his smart filly and the favourite that beat her home last start. Redoute’s Choice three-year-old Maraatib may still be a maiden after 10 starts to…

Zydeco Tops 2012 Crown Oaks First Acceptances

Zydeco Tops 2012 Crown Oaks First Acceptances

Nicely-bred Zabeel filly Zydeco is the dominant favourite to win the VRC Crown Oaks 2012 at Flemington next month following the release of the first acceptances for the three-year-old fillies’ feature. The Anthony Freedman-trained Zydeco earned top spot in the markets for the $1 million Group 1 Crown Oaks (2500m), running on Thursday November 8,…

Edward Manifold Stakes 2012 – Nominations

Edward Manifold Stakes 2012 – Nominations

A bumper card takes place at Flemington this weekend with one of the highlights being the Group 2 2012 Edward Manifold Stakes (1610m) which features a number of Thousand Guineas hopefuls. Twenty three horses have been nominated to fill the 16 available spots for Saturday’s three-year-old fillies’ feature that is set to host a rematch…

Stan Fox Stakes 2012 Odds – Two Horse Race

Stan Fox Stakes 2012 Odds – Two Horse Race

This Saturday’s 2012 Stan Fox Stakes at Rosehill Gardens is shaping up as a two horse betting race for the punters with the Peter Snowden-trained Albrecht the narrow favourite over Gai Waterhouse’s Kabayan in the three-year-olds’ showdown. Running as Rosehill Race 4 at 2:40pm the $250,000 Group 2 Stan Fox Stakes (1500m) features just seven…

2012 Stan Fox Stakes Field Lead by Albrecht

2012 Stan Fox Stakes Field Lead by Albrecht

One of the headline events at Rosehill Garden’s Saturday race meeting this weekend will be the Stan Fox Stakes 2012 where the Peter Snowden-trained Albrecht tops the diminutive seven horse field. Due to run as Rosehill Race 4 at 2:4pm the $250,000 Group 2 Stan Fox Stakes (1500m) is considered a nice lead-up for three-year-olds…

Snitzerland Heads 2012 Danehill Stakes Nominations

Snitzerland Heads 2012 Danehill Stakes Nominations

Golden Slipper runner-up Snitzerland heads a strong list of nominations for Saturday’s Group 2 2012 Danehill Stakes (1200m) at Flemington. It will the be the second start of the three-year-old’s campaign after leading from start to finish to take out the Group 3 San Domenico Stakes at Rosehill on August 18. The speedy filly has…

No Rose for 2012 Thousand Guineas Bound Jewel

No Rose for 2012 Thousand Guineas Bound Jewel

Connections of the Leon Corstens-trained Commanding Jewel, a three-quarter sister to injured dual Group 1 winner Atlantic Jewel, are firmly focused on the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival’s Thousand Guineas 2012 and will not take the weekend winner to Sydney for the Golden Rose. The daughter of Commands out of Zabeel mare Regard maintained her undefeated…

Jimando McEvoy’s VRC Sires’ Produce Stakes 2012 Tip

Jimando McEvoy’s VRC Sires’ Produce Stakes 2012 Tip

Markets for this Saturday’s 2012 VRC Sires’ Produce Stakes at Flemington may be led by the unbeaten All Too Hard, but Angaston-based trainer Tony McEvoy is confident his runner Jimando has what it takes to upset the favourite. A half-brother to the mighty mare Black Caviar, All Too Hard certainly has a lot to live…

All Too Hard Tops 2012 VRC Sires’ Produce Stakes Odds

All Too Hard Tops 2012 VRC Sires’ Produce Stakes Odds

Black Caviar’s undefeated half-brother All Too Hard has opened as the early favourite to maintain their unblemished career record with a win in the VRC Sires’ Produce Stakes 2012, the two-year-old clash to run as race three of nine at Flemington for the autumn Super Saturday of Racing. The $250,000 Group 2 Henry Bucks VRC…

Faustus Leads Black Opal Stakes 2012 Field

Faustus Leads Black Opal Stakes 2012 Field

The final field for Sunday’s marquee race at Canberra, the 2012 Black Opal Stakes, has been revealed with the John O’Shea-trained Sydney youngster Faustus a surprise acceptor for the lucrative juvenile’s feature. Unbeaten More Than Ready colt Faustus, winner of an 1100-metre Rosehill handicap on debut last November, is out to maintain their flawless record…