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Wet Opens Up Winx vs Chautauqua Clash in George Ryder

Wet Opens Up Winx vs Chautauqua Clash in George Ryder

Wet weather in Sydney forced a delay to the first-up run of Winx last month and now it could also open up a possible clash between the mighty mare and super sprinter Chautauqua in the 2017 George Ryder Stakes.

Could Chautauqua (pictured) take on Winx over 1500m in the 2017 George Ryder Stakes field this autumn? Photo: Ultimate Racing ...

2017 Australian Guineas Field: Prized Icon Dual Acceptor

2017 Australian Guineas Field: Prized Icon Dual Acceptor

James Cummings’ Victoria Derby winner Prized Icon is the top-rated three-year-old across two states this weekend accepted for both the Australian Guineas 2017 field in Melbourne and Randwick Guineas line-up in Sydney.

Prized Icon is accepted into both the Randwick and Australian Guineas fields for 2017 on Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

For the Sydney Group 1 the son ...

No Surprises: Winx Ruled Out of 2017 Australian Cup

No Surprises: Winx Ruled Out of 2017 Australian Cup

Unsurprisingly master trainer Chris Waller has confirmed Sydney is the focus for his star mare Winx this autumn with the ten-time Group 1 winner to skip the Australian Cup 2017 Saturday week at Flemington.

Melbourne has been ruled out for Winx until the spring where she’ll attempt a third straight Cox Plate win. Photo: Steve Hart.

Heading towards legendary status ...

Latest 2017 Australian Guineas Odds: Hey Doc Favourite

Latest 2017 Australian Guineas Odds: Hey Doc Favourite

The Tony McEvoy-trained Hey Doc remains clear favourite in pre-field Australian Guineas 2017 odds to win the mile showdown at Flemington Racecourse this weekend.

CS Hayes Stakes winner Hey Doc is pre-field favourite in Australian Guineas 2017 betting for this weekend at Flemington. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

There are still officially 41 three-year-old milers in the mix for the ...

Sheidel leads all the way to win 2017 Oakleigh Plate: Results

Sheidel leads all the way to win 2017 Oakleigh Plate: Results

A magical front running ride from Hong Kong’s master Joao Moreira saw Sheidel lead all of the way to win the 2017 Group 1 $500,000 The Resimax Group Oakleigh Plate (1100m) at Caulfield.

Sheidel, above. led all of the way to win the Oakleigh Plate at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Lindsay Park training team of David and ...

2017 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes Results: Catchy Wins For Hayes

2017 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes Results: Catchy Wins For Hayes

Co-trainer David Hayes celebrated his incredible sixth win with the 2017 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes results with ace filly Catchy retaining her flawless career record with a gutsy victory in the Group 1.

Catchy was ultra-impressive winning the 2017 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes for now six-time winning trainer David Hayes. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The last of Hayes’ Blue Diamond ...

Stratum Star heads to the Australian Cup after Peter Young Stakes win

Stratum Star heads to the Australian Cup after Peter Young Stakes win

Tough galloper Stratum Star will now head towards the 2017 Australian Cup after scoring a hat trick of wins with his victory in the Group 2 $200,000 Crown Lager Peter Young Stakes (1800m) at Caulfield today.

Stratum Star, above in maroon and white colours, scores a narrow win in the Peter Young Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos....

2017 Futurity Stakes Results: Black Heart Bart Beats Tosen Stardom

2017 Futurity Stakes Results: Black Heart Bart Beats Tosen Stardom

Record-breaking Victorian trainer Darren Weir enjoyed more success at Caulfield Racecourse in the first Group 1 on Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes Day with stablemates Black Heart Bart and Tosen Stardom fighting it out in the 2017 Futurity Stakes quinella.

Black Heart Bart put in a fighting finish to salute for the punters narrowly in the 2017 Futurity Stakes at ...

2017 Ladbrokes Zeditave Stakes Results: Benz Too Good

2017 Ladbrokes Zeditave Stakes Results: Benz Too Good

Gordon Richards’ progressive three-year-old Benz proved too good late in the Ladbrokes Zeditave Stakes 2017 at Caulfield Racecourse adding to a consistent early career record.

Adelaide raider Benz was too good for his rivals in the 2017 Ladbrokes Zeditave Stakes results on Blue Diamond Stakes Day. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Bushranger gelding from Adelaide made a good go ...

Boom Time In 2017 Australian Cup After Mornington Cup Prelude Win

Boom Time In 2017 Australian Cup After Mornington Cup Prelude Win

Co-trainer David Hayes is considering an ambitious Group 1 Australian Cup bid for the stable’s in-form galloper Boom Time after the stallion’s 2017 Ladbrokes Mornington Cup Prelude win at Caulfield on Blue Diamond Day.

Ladbrokes Mornington Cup Prelude winner Boom Time could be 2017 Australian Cup bound on Super Saturday at Flemington. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The nicely-bred five-year-old son ...