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2017 National Stakes Field & Odds: Booker Favourite

2017 National Stakes Field & Odds: Booker Favourite

The lightly-raced Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra-trained filly Booker is favourite to retain her undefeated status when she chases a second win on the trot heading to Adelaide as favourite in the National Stakes 2017 on Saturday.

Indian Thunder is one of the best two-year-olds in 2017 National Stakes betting in Morphettville this weekend. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

The first ...

2017 South Australian Derby Results: Volatile Mix Wins

2017 South Australian Derby Results: Volatile Mix Wins

Trainer Darren Weir went back-to-back in the South Australian Derby results 2017 preparing the improving Volatile Mix for a good win in the Group 1 Morphettville feature.

Trainer Darren Weir could send his 2017 SA Derby winner Volatile Mix to Brisbane for the Queensland Derby next month. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Last Adelaide Autumn Racing Carnival the top Victorian trainer ...

2017 South Australian Derby Betting Tips & Update

2017 South Australian Derby Betting Tips & Update

The South Australian Derby 2017 headlines the Morphettville racing action on Saturday, betting tips and the updated odds on the three-years-old staying showdown detailed below.

Last year’s winning jockey John Allen rides our 2017 SA Derby winner tip – Volatile Mix – in the race on Saturday. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

There’s plenty of local and visiting interstate talent ...

Odeon Dominates 2017 South Australian Derby Betting

Odeon Dominates 2017 South Australian Derby Betting

Melbourne raider Odeon has retained his clear favouritism in South Australian Derby 2017 betting for this Saturday after drawing ideally for the Adelaide staying test.

Odeon is clear favourite in 2017 South Australian Derby betting at Morphettville this weekend. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

A capacity field of three-year-olds face off in this season’s $600,000 Group 1 South Australian Derby (2500m), ...

Anaheim to Have Crack at South Australian Derby 2017

Anaheim to Have Crack at South Australian Derby 2017

It has been six months between wins for the Trent Busuttin & Natalie Young-trained Anaheim but the team are keen to “have a crack” at ending the drought in Saturday’s 2017 South Australian Derby.

Dual South Australian Derby winning hoop Ben Melham rides Anaheim in the Group 1 on Saturday. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Set to run as Morphettville ...

2017 Australasian Oaks Tips & Odds Update

2017 Australasian Oaks Tips & Odds Update

Group 1 racing returns this weekend in the form of Robert Sangster Stakes Day in Adelaide and one of the features is the Australasian Oaks 2017, betting tips and updated odds on the classic for three-year-old fillies found below.

2017 Australasian Oaks betting favourite Kenedna looks hard to hold out in the Group 1 at Morphettville on Saturday. Photo: ...

2017 South Australian Derby Nominations Feature Odeon

2017 South Australian Derby Nominations Feature Odeon

The Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra-trained Odeon is one of the key three-year-olds that feature in the South Australian Derby 2017 nominations taken this week.

Last year’s winning trainer Darren Weir has two 2017 South Australian Derby nominations this autumn chasing back-to-back victories in the Group 1 classic. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

A major feature of the Adelaide Autumn ...

2017 SA Derby Favourite Tops Chairman’s Stakes Nominations

2017 SA Derby Favourite Tops Chairman’s Stakes Nominations

Pre-post favourite to take out the South Australian Derby 2017 next month, Odeon is the headline nomination for Saturday’s Chairman’s Stakes at Morphettville.

Local SA Derby-bound Morvada is one of the key 2017 Chairman’s Stakes nominations for this Saturday in Adelaide. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

To be run on the main track, this season’s $120,000 Group 3 SA Chairman’s Stakes...

Flemington Winner Heatherly Onto The Galaxy 2017

Flemington Winner Heatherly Onto The Galaxy 2017

Co-trainer of smart sprinting mare Heatherly, Mathew Ellerton confirmed plans to head to Sydney for Group 1 The Galaxy 2017 on Golden Slipper Day after her easy win down the Flemington straight on Saturday.

An easy win at Flemington leads into the Group 1 The Galaxy 2017 in Sydney next start for smart mare Heatherly. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos....

2017 Challenge Stakes Field: English Draws Barrier 1

2017 Challenge Stakes Field: English Draws Barrier 1

The returning Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott-trained mare English has come up trumps with barrier one for her first-up run at Royal Randwick on Saturday in the Challenge Stakes 2017 field.

English is drawn the rails for her 2017 Challenge Stakes title defence on the weekend in Sydney. Photo: Steve Hart.

Due to run as Randwick Guineas Day...