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2017 Cox Plate: Watch And Cheer for Winx Says Hayes

2017 Cox Plate: Watch And Cheer for Winx Says Hayes

Last Saturday’s Caulfield Cup winning trainer and owner David Hayes has described the 2017 Cox Plate on Saturday as “a good year to watch and cheer for Winx”. Hayes, in partnership with his son Ben and nephew Tom Dabernig, made history in the Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) last Saturday taking out the mile-and-a-half classic…

PB Lawrence Stakes First-Up for Abbey Marie

PB Lawrence Stakes First-Up for Abbey Marie

Trainer Mick Kent has underlined the Group 2 PB Lawrence Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on August 19th as the likely Spring Carnival launch pad for Group 1 winning mare Abbey Marie. Abbey Marie has produced a number of smart performances and results throughout her short racing career so far, but has not been seen at…

2017 Bletchingly Stakes Odds & Betting Update

2017 Bletchingly Stakes Odds & Betting Update

Thirteen horses have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s Group 3 Bletchingly Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield Racecourse; offering punters terrific value from a betting perspective and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Supido returned to the races for a comfortable win in the Group 3 Sir John Monash Stakes (1100m) a…

Gallop to Determine Abbey Marie’s Course of Action

Gallop to Determine Abbey Marie’s Course of Action

Trainer Mick Kent has revealed that a piece of work at Sandown this morning will determine the course of action taken with Group 1 winner Abbey Marie. Abbey Marie has only made three competitive appearances at the races so far but remains unbeaten, and was last seen delivering a smart field a comfortable defeat in…

2016 Crystal Mile Nominations Feature Abbey Marie

2016 Crystal Mile Nominations Feature Abbey Marie

2016 Crystal Mile nominations have been taken and released, and twenty-four runners subsequently remain in contention for a position in a capacity field of fourteen at Moonee Valley Racecourse on Saturday. Abbey Marie has not been seen at the races since breaking through for a maiden win at the highest level in autumn, but the…

Royal Rumble Macdonald’s Pick in SA Derby

Royal Rumble Macdonald’s Pick in SA Derby

Trainer Leon Macdonald will launch a two-pronged attack in Saturday’s Group 1 South Australian Derby (2500m), but rates classy three-year-old Royal Rumble as his best chance of success in the feature race at Morphettville. Royal Rumble has returned to racing in particularly smart form this time; finishing outside the first three only once in eight…

Distance no worry for Cool Chap in 2016 South Australian Derby

Distance no worry for Cool Chap in 2016 South Australian Derby

Promising staying three year old Cool Chap will have no worries handling the distance when he lines up in the Group 1 $500,000 South Australian Derby over 2500m at Morphettville on Saturday. Cool Chap is a winner of two of his last three starts, his latest being a two and a quarter lengths win in…

2016 The Goodwood the Target for Supido

2016 The Goodwood the Target for Supido

Trainer Mick Kent has underlined the Group 1 The Goodwood (1200m) at South Australia’s Morphettville Racecourse as the major target for Supido after the gelding produced another impressive effort for a fifth-consecutive win at Flemington on Monday. Supido has returned to racing in blistering form this time; franking the form displayed at the conclusion of…

Epingle on to Brisbane Cup after Chairman’s Handicap win

Epingle on to Brisbane Cup after Chairman’s Handicap win

Tough staying mare Epingle will push on the Brisbane Cup after scoring a hard fought win in the Group 3 $125,000 Goldcoastwebsites.com.au Chairman’s Handicap (2200m) at Gold Coast today. Epingle was having her first run in six weeks but Cranbourne trainer Mick Kent was confident that she would be spot on for a bold showing…

2014 Zipping Classic Betting Tips

2014 Zipping Classic Betting Tips

This Saturday a class line-up of end-of-season stayers will face off in the Zipping Classic 2014, betting tips and exotic selections for the weight-for-age Sandown feature detailed below. There are nine gallopers engaged in this year’s $350,000 Group 2 Deadly Design Zipping Classic (2400m), set to run as Sandown Race 5 at 3:25pm (AEDT) on…