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Record 2018 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes Nominations

Record 2018 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes Nominations

Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes 2018 nominations have closed with a record 1470 yearlings in the mix for the $1.5 million feature next Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival. Thursday afternoon saw Racing Victoria receive a bumper list of early entries heading towards the $1.5 million Group 1 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield Racecourse on February…

2018 Australian Cup Considered for Scales Of Justice

2018 Australian Cup Considered for Scales Of Justice

Race fans will likely have to wait until next year before Lindsey Smith brings his gun Perth galloper Scales Of Justice to the eastern states with a possible Australian Cup 2018 bid at Flemington pending in the autumn. To date the four-year-old son of Not A Single Doubt has enjoyed a stellar start to his…

2017 VRC St Leger Field & Odds: Miss Strathallan Favourite

2017 VRC St Leger Field & Odds: Miss Strathallan Favourite

A smart line-up of three-year-olds including easing favourite Miss Strathallan line-up at Flemington Racecourse on Tuesday in the VRC St Leger 2017 field in Melbourne. The ANZAC Day line-up at Flemington features two black-type events including the $200,000 Listed VRC St Leger (2800m) for the three-year-old stayers. The set weights plus penalties clash, a very…

2017 ANZAC Day Stakes Field & Betting: Merchant Navy Favourite

2017 ANZAC Day Stakes Field & Betting: Merchant Navy Favourite

Ciaron Maher’s undefeated colt Merchant Navy is the well-supported favourite in ANZAC Day Stakes 2017 betting for Flemington’s feature race this Tuesday in Melbourne. Two black-types take place at the track on ANZAC Day including a field of two-year-olds facing off in the $120,000 Listed ANZAC Day Stakes (1400m) under handicap conditions. Sitting top of…

2017 Bel Esprit Stakes Field & Betting Odds

2017 Bel Esprit Stakes Field & Betting Odds

The black-type Melbourne feature at Caulfield Racecourse on Saturday is the Bel Esprit Stakes 2017 and it is shaping-up as a wide open edition of the late autumn sprint. Due to run as Caulfield Race 7 at 3:55pm (AEST), this season’s $120,000 Listed Bel Esprit Stakes (1100m) has attracted fourteen final acceptors. In a tough…

McArdle Dreaming of 2017 Caulfield Guineas Win

McArdle Dreaming of 2017 Caulfield Guineas Win

The spring’s Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas 2017 is the long-term goal for John McArdle’s highly-spruiked youngster Doubt I’m Dreaming who has won his only career start to date. Originally a $210,000 buy from the 2016 Magic Millions National Yearling Sale, the Not A Single Doubt colt debuted at Moonee Valley on William Reid Stakes Night on…

Easter Cup 2017 Tips & Odds Update

Easter Cup 2017 Tips & Odds Update

A full field of autumn gallopers take to the Caulfield track this Saturday for the 2017 Easter Cup, betting tips and the latest odds on the handicap showdown found below. The capacity 16 runners will face off in this year’s $150,000 Group 3 Easter Cup (2000m) when Caulfield Race 9 jumps at 4:45pm (AEST) on…

2017 Victoria Handicap Field & Betting: Hellova Street Favourite

2017 Victoria Handicap Field & Betting: Hellova Street Favourite

The ultra-consistent Hellova Street is top fancy in Victoria Handicap 2017 betting this Easter Saturday at Caulfield to enjoy a fourth win on the trot. The key support act on the Easter Cup Day card in Melbourne, this season’s $150,000 Group 3 Victoria Handicap (1400m) is set to run as Caulfield Race 8 at 4:05pm…

2017 Easter Cup Field & Betting Odds

2017 Easter Cup Field & Betting Odds

A competitive field of stayers is engaged for Saturday’s feature at Caulfield Racecourse, the Easter Cup 2017 field at capacity with betting on the Group 3 led by Tom Melbourne. Due to run as Caulfield Race 9 at 4:45pm (AEST) as the penultimate event on the Easter Saturday race card in Melbourne, this year’s $150,000…

2017 Golden Mile Field & Betting Odds: Burning Front Favourite

2017 Golden Mile Field & Betting Odds: Burning Front Favourite

Bendigo Racecourse hosts its biggest meeting of the autumn this Saturday include a smart field of middle-distance gallopers led by the Darren Weir-trained Burning Front in the Golden Mile 2017. Due to run as Bendigo Race 7 at 4:10pm (AEDT), this year’s $150,000 Listed Golden Mile (1600m) field still runs at capacity with the first…