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Hot Dipped Tops 2017 Tasmanian Oaks Field & Odds

Hot Dipped Tops 2017 Tasmanian Oaks Field & Odds

Brendan McShane’s flying filly Hot Dipped – dubbed the ‘Winx of the Apple Isle’ – is nearing odds-on territory in Tasmanian Oaks 2017 betting this Sunday at Launceston Racecourse as she shoots for a sixth straight win. Due to run as Race 6 at 4:08pm (AEDT) on the Vamos Stakes Day card, this season’s $100,000…

2017 Hobartville Stakes Tips & Odds Update

2017 Hobartville Stakes Tips & Odds Update

A smart field of three-year-olds face off in Saturday’s Hobartville Stakes 2017 at Rosehill Gardens, betting tips and the latest odds on the Randwick Guineas lead-up found below. Nine hopefuls make up the field for the $400,000 Group 2 Schweppes Hobartville Stakes (1400m) with markets at led by $4 favourite Comin’ Through for Chris Waller….

Comin’ Through Heads Hobartville Stakes Betting 2017

Comin’ Through Heads Hobartville Stakes Betting 2017

Chris Waller’s well-bred colt Comin’ Through has opened narrow favourite in 2017 Hobartville Stakes betting for his second-up run this weekend at Rosehill Racecourse. A final field of nine three-year-olds take to the Sydney track on Saturday in the $400,000 Group 2 Schweppes Hobartville Stakes (1400m). A half-brother to Criterion, Fastnet Rock colt Comin’ Through…

Kingston Town Classic 2016 Betting Update

Kingston Town Classic 2016 Betting Update

Last year’s winner Perfect Reflection has retained her spot at the top of the 2016 Kingston Town Classic betting markets for her title defence on Saturday after a gun barrier two draw. A final field of 16 weight-for-age runners are in the mix for this year’s $1 million Group 1 Peters Investments Kingston Town Classic…

Reflection draws Perfect at 2 in Kingston Town Classic

Reflection draws Perfect at 2 in Kingston Town Classic

Top local mare Perfect Reflection has drawn perfectly at barrier two in the Group 1 $1m Peters Investments-Kingston Town Classic (1800m) at Ascot in Perth on Saturday. Perfect Reflection won last year’s version of the weight for age Kingston Town Classic from barrier twelve and owner Bob Peters said that the More Than Ready mare is…

2016 Kingston Town Classic “The One” for Kawi

2016 Kingston Town Classic “The One” for Kawi

New Zealand trainer Allan Sharrock is confident his raider Kawi can improve on a Railway Stakes sixth and take out the Kingston Town Classic 2016 in Perth on Saturday. Sharrock and connections brought the Savabeel six-year-old over for a three start assault on the Perth Summer Racing Carnival. The horse ran fourth in his first…

Weight Worry for Kawi in 2016 Railway Stakes Field

Weight Worry for Kawi in 2016 Railway Stakes Field

Kiwi trainer Allan Sharrock believes the top weight allocation for his visiting galloper Kawi in the Railway Stakes 2016 sets up a tough test at Ascot Racecourse on Saturday. The six-year-old son of Savabeel has just his second run down under in the $1 million Group 1 Railway Stakes (1600m) and is charged with carrying…

2016 Melbourne Cup Field: Wide Draw Good for Almoonqith

2016 Melbourne Cup Field: Wide Draw Good for Almoonqith

David Hayes is pleased that sole entrant Almoonqith has drawn into the 2016 Melbourne Cup field in an outside barrier, and is confident that the horse is primed for a big performance at Flemington on Tuesday. A capacity 2016 Melbourne Cup field of twenty-four was confirmed following the Derby Day card at Flemington on Saturday,…

Comin’ Through Posts Impressive Carbine Club Stakes Win

Comin’ Through Posts Impressive Carbine Club Stakes Win

Criterion’s half-brother Comin’ Through has made a successful transition to black type racing at Flemington this afternoon; mustering a big turn of foot in the final straight to take out the Group 3 Carbine Club Stakes (1600m). Comin’ Through had made only two competitive appearances at the races prior to the Carbine Club Stakes this…

2016 Bendigo Cup Tips & Odds Update

2016 Bendigo Cup Tips & Odds Update

The Bendigo Cup 2016 takes centre stage today, Wednesday October 26, in Victoria and below are the insider tips and latest odds on the mile and a half showdown. Just nine stayers are in the mix for this afternoon’s $300,000 Group 3 Jayco Bendigo Cup (2400m), the handicap clash set to jump at 4:00pm (AEDT)….