News About Metropolitan Handicap Betting

2011 Caulfield and Melbourne Cup Weights Penalty for Lamasery

2011 Caulfield and Melbourne Cup Weights Penalty for Lamasery

David Vandyke’s classy Commands gelding Lamasery has been handed a one kilogram penalty for both the 2011 Caulfield Cup and Melbourne Cup 2011 by Racing Victoria’s Chief Handicapper Greg Carpenter for the five-year-old’s win in the Group 3 Colin Stephen Handicap (2400m) at Rosehill last Saturday. Lamasery beat home a quality field of stayers in…

Lamasery Races up Metropolitan Handicap 2011 Odds

Lamasery Races up Metropolitan Handicap 2011 Odds

Saturday’s Colin Stephen Handicap winner Lamasery has shot to the top of the 2011 Metropolitan Handicap betting markets ahead of this weekend’s Royal Randwick romp, the talented David Vandyke-trained stayer ready for their maiden Group 1 assignment. Five-year-old Commands gelding Lamasery took their career record to nine wins from 15 starts on Saturday with a…

Lamasery Commands 2011 Colin Stephen Handicap Field & Betting

Lamasery Commands 2011 Colin Stephen Handicap Field & Betting

David Vandyke’s classy Commands gelding Lamasery is being tipped as the horse to beat in this weekend’s $125,000 Group 3 Colin Stephen Handicap (2400m), the five-year-old out to stake their claims for Saturday weeks 2011 Metropolitan Handicap. A winner of eight of their 14 starts to date Lamasery is one of 11 final acceptors for…

Kingdom Tops The Metropolitan 2011 Weights & Odds

Kingdom Tops The Metropolitan 2011 Weights & Odds

Last season’s best-performing import My Kingdom Of Fife has been installed as the 58kg topweight of the 2011 The Metropolitan Handicap entries when weights for the Epsom Handicap Day feature were released by Racing NSW on Monday. There are currently 119 hopeful horses nominated for the $400,000 Group 1 The Metropolitan (2400m), to run as…

Metropolitan Handicap 2011 for Rosehill Winners

Metropolitan Handicap 2011 for Rosehill Winners

Two Golden Rose Day winners at Rosehill Gardens on the weekend have been named as candidates for the Sydney Spring Carnival’s 2011 The Metropolitan Handicap, with Red Eye Special and Lamasery both earning their shot at Group One glory next month. Trainer Anthony Cummings may have suffered the bitter disappointing of seeing his formerly unbeaten…