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Southern Legend Leads 2016 Theo Marks Stakes Field & Odds

Southern Legend Leads 2016 Theo Marks Stakes Field & Odds

The super-consistent Les Bridge-trained Southern Legend has opened short priced favourite in Theo Marks Stakes 2016 betting for the Rosehill Gardens showdown this Saturday in Sydney. Running as Rosehill Race 7 at 3:50pm (AEST) as the penultimate event on the Golden Rose Stakes Day card this weekend, the $200,000 Group 2 Task Retail Theo Marks…

2016 Theo Marks Stakes Nominations Feature Tycoon Tara

2016 Theo Marks Stakes Nominations Feature Tycoon Tara

Peter & Paul Snowden’s in-form mare Tycoon Tara is one of the headline entries among the Theo Marks Stakes 2016 nominations on Golden Rose Stakes Day in Sydney this weekend. Three Group features support the Golden Rose at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday including the $200,000 Group 2 Theo Marks Stakes (1300m), won last Sydney Spring…

Le Romain Leads 2016 Tramway Stakes Field

Le Romain Leads 2016 Tramway Stakes Field

Kris Lees will saddle-up his Randwick Guineas winner Le Romain from the inside barrier second-up at Royal Randwick on Saturday in the Tramway Stakes 2016. Set to run as Randwick Race 8 at 4:30pm (AEST) as the penultimate event on the nine-race Chelmsford Stakes Day card, this year’s $175,000 Group 2 Tramway Stakes (1400m) features…

2016 Tramway Stakes Nominations Feature Le Romain

2016 Tramway Stakes Nominations Feature Le Romain

The Kris Lees-trained Le Romain is nominated for a second-up run this Sydney Spring Racing Carnival on Saturday at Royal Randwick Racecourse in the Tramway Stakes 2016. The Hard Spun gelding is best known for his Group 1 Randwick Guineas (1600m) victory over the Randwick mile in the autumn and returned to racing at the…

Vashka in Great Shape for Show County Quality 2016

Vashka in Great Shape for Show County Quality 2016

A couple of nice recent Sydney trials from the John O’Shea-trained Vashka have jockey James McDonald looking forward to the horse’s first-up run in the 2016 Show County Quality this weekend in Sydney. McDonald returns to racing down under after time riding in the UK for the Godolphin stable and has five rides on the…

Tycoon Tara Leads 2016 Show County Quality Field

Tycoon Tara Leads 2016 Show County Quality Field

Peter & Paul Snowden’s Missile Stakes winning mare Tycoon Tara will shoot for back-to-back Sydney Group wins when she lines-up in the Show County Quality 2015 field at Royal Randwick on Saturday. Set to run as Randwick Race 6 at 3:00pm (AEST) on the Warwick Stakes Day program, this season’s $125,000 Group 3 Bob Ingham…

2016 Show County Quality Nominations Feature Decision Time

2016 Show County Quality Nominations Feature Decision Time

Defending champion Decision Time is nominated to shoot for back-to-back wins in the Show County Quality 2016 this Saturday in Sydney at Royal Randwick Racecourse. The Clarry Conners-trained son of Foreplay is one of 12 early entries for this weekend’s $125,000 Group 3 Show County Quality (1200m) on Warwick Stakes Day, nominations extended until 11:00am…

Our Ivanhowe is the 2016 Doomben Cup Winner

Our Ivanhowe is the 2016 Doomben Cup Winner

Our Ivanhowe has finally broken through for a maiden win at the highest level of Australian racing; returning from a freshen-up to take out the Group 1 Doomben Cup (2000m) in Brisbane this afternoon. Our Ivanhowe was arguably the forgotten runner in the Doomben Cup field, but jumped well and was settled off the pace…

2016 Doomben Cup Form Guide & Betting Preview

2016 Doomben Cup Form Guide & Betting Preview

The second Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival Group 1 runs this weekend with the Doomben Cup 2016 taking centre stage in Queensland, a detailed form guide analysis and betting preview on the weight-for-age classic listed below. Set to run as Doomben Race 7 at 4:01pm (AEST), this year’s $650,000 Group 1 Hardy Brothers Doomben Cup (2000m)…

Small 10-Horse 2016 Doomben Cup Field Released

Small 10-Horse 2016 Doomben Cup Field Released

A small field of just 10 gallopers will face off in the Doomben Cup 2016 this Saturday in Brisbane. Heading the eight-race card at Doomben Racecourse, this year’s $650,000 Group 1 Hardy Brothers Doomben Cup (2000m) is set to run as Race 7 at 4:01pm (AEST). The weight-for-age classic has attracted the same size field…