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2016 Bow Mistress Trophy Field: Nadeem Lass Draws Wide

2016 Bow Mistress Trophy Field: Nadeem Lass Draws Wide

The top rated of the Victorian raiders in Tasmania’s Bow Mistress Trophy 2016 field for this Friday at Hobart Racecourse, Nadeem Lass has suffered an early blow drawing the outside gate in the capacity line-up. Set to run as Hobart Race 7 at 6:23pm (local) on Friday evening, this summer’s $125,000 Group 3 Magic Millions…

Wild Rain Tops 2016 Kensington Stakes Field & Odds

Wild Rain Tops 2016 Kensington Stakes Field & Odds

Mark Kavanagh’s ultra-consistent mare Wild Rain is early favourite to keep the good form going at Flemington Racecourse this Saturday in the Kensington Stakes 2016. The latest feature race of the Melbourne Summer Racing Carnival, this weekend’s $120,000 Listed Kensington Stakes (1000m) field features 11 hopefuls. Sitting top of the Kensington Stakes odds at $4…

Wide Draw for Grane in City Of Greater Dandenong Stakes

Wide Draw for Grane in City Of Greater Dandenong Stakes

Cranbourne trainer Robbie Griffiths will wait until the eleventh hour to make the call on whether or not to scratch his widely-drawn galloper Grane from the 2015 City Of Greater Dandenong Stakes at Sandown Hillside this Saturday. Griffiths accepted for two stablemates in this weekend’s $120,000 Listed City Of Greater Dandenong Stakes (1000m) in Melbourne,…

Andrassy Steps Up for 2015 Summoned Stakes

Andrassy Steps Up for 2015 Summoned Stakes

Cranbourne-based trainer Allison Sheehan is hopeful her in-form mare Andrassy can handle the raise in grade when she steps up to stakes’ company for the first time at Sandown in the Summoned Stakes 2015 on Saturday. The four-year-old daughter of Sharkbite has won four of her 11 career starts to date with winning form up…

The Quarterback Targets Winterbottom Stakes 2015

The Quarterback Targets Winterbottom Stakes 2015

A run in Perth’s 2015 Winterbottom Stakes later this month could be on the cards for Robbie Griffiths’ in-form sprinter The Quarterback following his impressive win in the wet at Flemington on VRC Oaks Day. Thursday saw a couple of massive downpours in Melbourne that had most of the Crown Oaks Day races run on…

2015 Queen Of The South Field: Girl In Flight Draws Barrier 13

2015 Queen Of The South Field: Girl In Flight Draws Barrier 13

The highest-rated acceptor for Saturday’s Queen Of The South 2015 field in Adelaide, the Robbie Griffiths-trained Girl In Flight has suffered an early blow with the outside barrier for the Morphettville feature. One of eight races running at Morphettville Racecourse for Robert Sangster Stakes Day this weekend, the $175,000 Group 2 Queen Of The South…

2015 Frances Tressady Stakes Tips & Selections

2015 Frances Tressady Stakes Tips & Selections

There are eight supporting races running on Australian Guineas Day at Flemington Racecourse this Saturday including the Group 3 Frances Tressady Stakes (1400m), which has attracted a field of 10 fillies and mares. Following the scratching of early favourite Politeness, the betting market shifted right open. Five of the runners are offering single figure odds…

Jameka Could Feature in 2015 Blue Diamond Stakes

Jameka Could Feature in 2015 Blue Diamond Stakes

Ciaron Maher has big plans in the pipeline for Jameka if the progressive filly can impress in the RL 2YO Inglis Premier (1000m) at Sandown on Saturday. Jameka is one of 14 two-year-old horses set to line up in the lucrative Inglis sales restricted race, offering prize money totaling $250,000. The filly will have to…

2015 Abell Stakes Betting Tips

2015 Abell Stakes Betting Tips

The Listed Abell Stakes (1200m) is the feature race running at Moonee Valley Racecourse tonight (Friday) with eight sprinters set to run down the tricky track. The betting market for the Abell Stakes at is hotly contested at the moment with all five single figure hopefuls within the $4 price range. David Hayes & Tom…

Debutant Deja Blue Tops 2015 Inglis Premier Odds

Debutant Deja Blue Tops 2015 Inglis Premier Odds

Robbie Griffiths’ Blue Diamond Stakes hopeful Deja Blue debuts at Sandown-Hillside on Saturday in the 2YO Inglis Premier 2015 and has opened top of the odds in the lucrative sales-restricted sprint. One of 14 youngsters in the field for this year’s $250,000 2YO Inglis Premier (1000m), striking grey Denman filly Deja Blue is drawn in…