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Big Memory On Trial in 2015 Mornington Cup

Big Memory On Trial in 2015 Mornington Cup

A capacity field of 14 runners plus three emergencies featured in the Listed Mornington Cup (2400m) final field this morning (Wednesday), including the Tony McEvoy-trained Big Memory.

Big Memory will aim for his place in the Group 1 Sydney Cup field this Saturday in the Mornington Cup. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

The five-year-old gelding will be ...

Noble Protector Featured in 2015 Sunline Stakes Field

Noble Protector Featured in 2015 Sunline Stakes Field

Just 10 fillies and mares will run over a mile at Moonee Valley on Friday night in the Group 2 Sunline Stakes (1600m).

Noble Protector will enjoy an inside jump from barrier one in the Group 2 Sunline Stakes. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

The Robert Smerdon-trained Noble Protector is the runner with the highest handicap rating after the five-year-old ...

2015 Golden Mile Field & Odds Update

2015 Golden Mile Field & Odds Update

You may have gotten yourself wrapped up in the five Group One races running at Rosehill this Saturday but don’t forget there’s also an impressive meeting at Bendigo on the same day, the feature race of which is the Listed Golden Mile (1600m).

Stipulate is co-favourite in the Golden Mile betting. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

A capacity field ...

2015 Sires’ Produce Stakes: Right Race, Right Track for Manhattan Blues

2015 Sires’ Produce Stakes: Right Race, Right Track for Manhattan Blues

The Group 2 Sires’ Produce Stakes (1400m) is one of nine black-type races running at Flemington this Saturday in an action-packed race card.

Mark Zahra will ride Manhattan Blues in the Group 2 Sires’ Produce Stakes on Saturday. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

12 two-year-olds are set to tackle the $200,000 supporting race, including the Tony McEvoy-trained Manhattan ...

Manhattan Blues Firm Favourite in 2015 Sires Produce Stakes Betting

Manhattan Blues Firm Favourite in 2015 Sires Produce Stakes Betting

A field of 12 two-year-olds will run in the Group 2 Sires’ Produce Stakes (1400m) at Flemington this Saturday, offering punters a selection of betting prospects.

Manhattan Blues sits atop the betting for the Group 2 Sires’ Produce Stakes at Flemington. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

A third of field is offering single figure odds in the Ladbrokes.com.au betting market, led ...

2015 Sires’ Produce Stakes Field Features Queen Of Wands

2015 Sires’ Produce Stakes Field Features Queen Of Wands

12 two-year-olds will contest the Group 2 Sires’ Produce Stakes (1400m) at Flemington this Saturday in search of the $200,000 total prize money on offer.

Manhattan Blues is one of 12 juveniles running in the Sires’ Produce Stakes at Flemington. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

Clarry ConnersQueen Of Wands is the only last-start winner in the field and will ...

2015 Blue Diamond Stakes Betting Tips

2015 Blue Diamond Stakes Betting Tips

The major race in Melbourne running this weekend is the Blue Diamond Stakes 2015 for the two-year-olds, betting tips on the Caulfield feature found below.

Fontiton is the 2015 Blue Diamond Stakes favourite and Races.com.au tip to win Saturday’s Caulfield major. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

Fifteen promising juveniles are engaged to face off in Caulfield Race 8 on Saturday, the $1 ...

No Surprise if Sampeah Wins 2015 Blue Diamond Stakes

No Surprise if Sampeah Wins 2015 Blue Diamond Stakes

Jockey Chad Schofield won’t be surprised if his mount in Saturday’s Blue Diamond Stakes 2015 Sampeah takes out the trophy despite labelling rival Fontiton as the better two-year-old.

Sampeah will be well suited to his barrier 12 draw in Saturday’s Blue Diamond Stakes 2015 according to jockey Chad Schofield. Photo: Steve Hart.

There are 15 youngsters in the field for ...

2015 Angus Armanasco Stakes Field Features Sabatini

2015 Angus Armanasco Stakes Field Features Sabatini

Lee & Shannon Hope’s last start Kevin Hayes Stakes winner Sabatini is one of the headline final acceptors for the Angus Armanasco Stakes 2015 field in Melbourne on Saturday.

Kevin Hayes Stakes winner Sabatini shoots for another autumn Group race win in Saturday’s 2015 Angus Armanasco Stakes. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

Set to run as Caulfield Race 3 at 2:40pm ...

2015 Blue Diamond Stakes Distance Concern for Thurlow

2015 Blue Diamond Stakes Distance Concern for Thurlow

Trainer of Saturday’s Blue Diamond Stakes 2015 favourite Fontiton, Robert Smerdon admits there are some queries over how his other runner in the Caulfield classic Thurlow will run out the 1200m.

Stablemate of Saturday’s 2015 Blue Diamond Stakes favourite, Thurlow (pictured) is a $26 chance to defeat Fontiton ($2.45). Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

Smerdon’s Turffontein filly Fontiton is the dominant ...