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Backbone Tops VRC St Leger Odds 2012

Backbone Tops VRC St Leger Odds 2012

Michael Kent’s progressive Cranbourne galloper Backbone has opened top of the markets for Wednesday’s 2012 VRC St Leger, one of the two black types running at Flemington this Anzac Day.

Of the full 16-starter field for the $150,000 Listed VRC St Leger (2800m), due to jump at 3:55pm as Flemington Race 6, Mossman gelding Backbone is the best ...

Anzac Stakes Day Racing – 2012 VRC St Leger Field & Barriers

Anzac Stakes Day Racing – 2012 VRC St Leger Field & Barriers

Anzac Stakes Day is shaping up as a beauty at Melbourne’s Flemington Racecourse with an eight-race program headlined by the VRC St Leger 2012.

Due to jump as Flemington Race 6 at 3:55pm, the $150,000 Listed VRC St Leger (2800m) has this year attracted a final field of 16 three-year-old stayers.

Heading the VRC St Leger weights are two ...

Lightning Stakes 2011

Lightning Stakes 2011

One of the first Group 1 showdowns of the 2011 Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival is the $750,000 Lightning Stakes (1000m) set to take place at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday February 19.

This season’s Melbourne Autumn Carnival gets into full swing on February 12 with the 2011 CF Orr Stakes Day meeting at Caulfield before the action moves to Flemington for ...