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Bumper 2013 Stradbroke Handicap Nominations Released

Bumper 2013 Stradbroke Handicap Nominations Released

Nominations for all the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival majors have now been released by the Brisbane Turf Club (BTC) including those for Queensland’s richest race, the Stradbroke Handicap 2013. Due to light up Eagle Farm Racecourse on Saturday June 8, the $1.36 million Group 1 AAMI Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) is this year worth a tidy…

Manawanui Back but Black Caviar Will Decide Targets

Manawanui Back but Black Caviar Will Decide Targets

2011 Golden Rose winner Manawanui is fit and healthy and will return to the track in Saturday week’s Listed $100,000 2013 Hall Mark Stakes (1200m) at Randwick. But where exactly the four-year-old’s major targets lie will depend on the movements of super mare Black Caviar. Trainer Ron Leemon is keen to give the Oratorio gelding…

Moment Of Change & Manawanui On Track for Randwick Guineas 2012

Moment Of Change & Manawanui On Track for Randwick Guineas 2012

Try as he might, Peter Moody is going to find it harder and harder to keep a lid on the hype surrounding the return of his unbeaten three-year-old Moment Of Change after the boom 2012 Randwick Guineas-bound youngster won their Rosehill trial this morning, as did Golden Rose winner and fellow Guineas hope Manawanui. A…

Victoria Derby 2011 Betting & Form Analysis

Victoria Derby 2011 Betting & Form Analysis

The 2011 Victoria Derby is the headline event at Flemington’s opening Melbourne Cup Carnival meeting this Saturday and with a bumper field of class three-year-olds engaged for the classic, the Races.com.au team have all the best form facts, betting stats and field analysis below to help you find this year’s Victoria Derby winner. Running as…

Three Word 2011 Victoria Derby Form Guide

Three Word 2011 Victoria Derby Form Guide

Saturday sees a capacity field of keen three-year-olds trying out the 2500-metres for the first time in the Melbourne Cup Carnival’s richest race for their kind, the $1.5 million Group 1 Victoria Derby, and while we have an odds-on favourite in this year’s edition with Manawanui, their price is easing and there are plenty of…

Official Victoria Derby 2011 Field & Jockeys

Official Victoria Derby 2011 Field & Jockeys

This morning Racing Victoria released the final acceptances for the 2011 Victoria Derby running this Saturday on the opening day of the Melbourne Cup Carnival, pronounced favourite Manawanui to face a full field of 15 rivals. Highlighting a crack nine-race program at Flemington on Saturday, the $1.5 million Group 1 AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) is…

Victoria Derby 2011 Results & Betting Could Pack a Punch

Victoria Derby 2011 Results & Betting Could Pack a Punch

On Saturday the richest race for three-year-olds during the Melbourne Spring Carnival is set to take place at Flemington, the $1.5 million Group 1 Victoria Derby (2500m), and while Manawanui is the spruik horse heading into the classic, a lesser-known galloper out for an upset at juicy odds is South Australian visitor Perfect Punch. Prepared…

Prelude Result Has Helmet Top of the 2011 Caulfield Guineas Odds

Prelude Result Has Helmet Top of the 2011 Caulfield Guineas Odds

Peter Snowden’s highly-rated colt Helmet has overtaken Smart Missile as the Caulfield Guineas 2011 favourite following the son of Exceed And Excel’s commanding victory in the $175,000 Group 3 Caulfield Guineas Prelude (1400m) at Caulfield over the weekend. Dual Group 1 hero Helmet was on their best behaviour on Saturday, the ace three-year-old doing everything…