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Talented Tasmanian Derby 2013 Field Announced

Talented Tasmanian Derby 2013 Field Announced

A talented line-up of 10 three-year-olds representing both local and interstate trainers has been accepted for the 2013 Tasmanian Derby running at Hobart Racecourse this Sunday, February 3. Due to run as Race 7 on a card also boasting the Group 3 Bow Mistress Trophy (1200m) for the fillies and mares, this year’s $100,000 Listed…

2012 Sir John Monash Stakes Nominations Released

2012 Sir John Monash Stakes Nominations Released

This weekend the sole stakes race in Victoria will run at Caulfield Racecourse with the Sir John Monash Stakes 2012, nominations for which have now been released. Among the 25 early entries for this year’s edition of the $100,000 Listed Sir John Monash Stakes (1100m) is last year’s winning quinella of Secret Flyer and Rue…

Bob Hoysted 2012 – Betting Update

Bob Hoysted 2012 – Betting Update

Happy Angel has firmed as favourite in the Bob Hoysted 2012 Handicap moving in from $4.20 to $4.00 for the 1000 metre sprint at Flemington tomorrow. The $100,000 Listed race (Race 7 – 4:40 pm VIC time) will follow the prized Australian Guineas and the sprint specialist has earned favouritism in the event on the…

Eight Rivals for Black Caviar Horse Next Race – 2012 Lightning Stakes Field

Eight Rivals for Black Caviar Horse Next Race – 2012 Lightning Stakes Field

As predicted leading Melbourne trainer Peter Moody has accepted his stable ace Black Caviar for the Lightning Stakes 2012 at Flemington this Saturday, the mighty mare to face a field of eight rivals should she go ahead and defend her title in the sprint showdown. Having pulled up sensationally after easily saluting in her distance…

Secret Flyer Scores Upset Monash Stakes Result

Secret Flyer Scores Upset Monash Stakes Result

Mark Young’s rising eight-year-old warhorse Secret Flyer showed they still had plenty of speed in their arthritic old legs last Saturday with an upset win in Caulfield’s Sir John Monash Stakes. Beating home a small but quality field of younger rivals Secret Flyer ($5.50) was ridden expertly by Luke Nolen, regular jockey to the world’s…

Secrets to Fly in Sir John Monash Stakes

Secrets to Fly in Sir John Monash Stakes

Mark Young’s evergreen warhorse Secret Flyer is being tipped by connections as the horse to beat in Caulfield’s feature race this Saturday, the Sir John Monash Stakes. Secret Savings seven-year-old Secret Flyer is one of just eight acceptors for the $100,000 Listed Sir John Monash Stakes (1100m) at Caulfield on the weekend. Drawn in barrier…

2011 Listed Bob Hoysted Handicap Final Field Announced

2011 Listed Bob Hoysted Handicap Final Field Announced

Australian Guineas Day is just around the corner and the final field for the 2011 Listed Bob Hoysted Handicap has now been released. The 1000m Listed Bob Hoysted Handicap will run as Race 7 at 4.45pm (AEDST) this Saturday March 5, 2011, at Flemington Racecourse. Worth $125,000, the Listed Bob Hoysted Handicap will once again…