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2016 Emirates Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

2016 Emirates Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

The final day of the 2016 Melbourne Cup Carnival is upon and we are set for a stunning day of racing at Flemington this afternoon. It was perfect weather in Melbourne yesterday, but in typical fashion the weather has turned and it will be fairly overcast at Flemington, but the track is still in an…

Royal Rapture Tops 2016 Balaklava Cup Field & Weights

Royal Rapture Tops 2016 Balaklava Cup Field & Weights

Royal Rapture is the highest-rated and weighted of the milers accepted for the Balaklava Cup 2016 field in South Australia this Wednesday. An early highlight of the Adelaide Spring Racing Carnival, this season’s $100,000 Listed The Advertiser Newspapers Balaklava Cup (1600m) drew a capacity field of 16 starters plus the full six emergencies. Running as…

Signoff Tops 2016 Penny Edition Stakes Field

Signoff Tops 2016 Penny Edition Stakes Field

Melbourne Cup performed Signoff is the headline final acceptor for Adelaide’s Penny Edition Stakes 2016 at Morphettville Parks this Saturday. The now seven-year-old Darren Weir-trained son of Authorized is one of a full field of final acceptors for this weekend’s $100,000 Listed Penny Edition Stakes (1400m), the weight-for-age clash attracting 14 confirmed runners plus an…

2016 Aurie’s Star Handicap Tips and Betting Preview

2016 Aurie’s Star Handicap Tips and Betting Preview

Eleven runners remain in contention for Saturday’s Group 3 Aurie’s Star Handicap (1200m) at Flemington Racecourse; offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Ruettiger has returned to racing in smart form this time and remains an outright $3.60 favourite in 2016 Aurie’s Star Handicap betting…

Mighty Like Fresh and Firing for 2016 Aurie’s Star Bid

Mighty Like Fresh and Firing for 2016 Aurie’s Star Bid

Caulfield’s Mick Price hopes keeping his last start Flemington winner Mighty Like fresh will be the key to him posting a second win down the straight in Saturday’s 2016 Aurie’s Star Handicap. The seven-year-old Host gelding continued a nice record at Flemington Racecourse on July 23 winning a Benchmark 90 over 1200m carrying 58.5kg to…

Ruettiger Leads Aurie’s Star Handicap 2016 Odds

Ruettiger Leads Aurie’s Star Handicap 2016 Odds

The Lee & Anthony Freedman-trained sprint specialist Ruettiger has opened favourite to secure back-to-back wins down the famous Flemington straight in the 2016 Aurie’s Star Handicap this weekend. The Duporth five-year-old is one of a dozen remaining hopes in the $150,000 Group 3 Aurie’s Star Handicap (1200m) for the first Group race of the new…

Dibayani Tops 2016 Aurie’s Star Handicap Field & Weights

Dibayani Tops 2016 Aurie’s Star Handicap Field & Weights

Lindsay Park’s returning European import Dibayani is the highest rated and weighted acceptor for Saturday’s Aurie’s Star Handicap 2016 at Flemington Racecourse. The opening Group race of the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival, this year’s $150,000 Group 3 Aurie’s Star Handicap (1200m) has attracted a final field of 13 and is set to run as Flemington…

Beirut Tops 2016 Aurie’s Star Handicap Nominations

Beirut Tops 2016 Aurie’s Star Handicap Nominations

Henry Dwyer’s in-form mare Beirut is the headline early entry for Saturday’s Aurie’s Star Handicap 2016 that kicks off Group racing in Melbourne at Flemington Racecourse for the new season. Saved for this weekend’s $150,000 Group 3 Aurie’s Star Handicap (1200m) after bypassing a run in last Saturday’s Group 3 Bletchingly Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield,…

Burning Front Leads 2016 Rewards Stakes Field & Odds

Burning Front Leads 2016 Rewards Stakes Field & Odds

The Darren Weir-trained Burning Front has opened favourite to win his third straight race this Saturday at Flemington Racecourse in the Rewards Stakes 2016 on Australian Guineas Day. Due to run as Flemington Race 5 at 3:10pm (AEDT), this year’s $150,000 Group 3 TAB Rewards Stakes (1400m) features a final field of 10 hopefuls to…

2016 Rewards Stakes Nominations Feature Burning Front

2016 Rewards Stakes Nominations Feature Burning Front

Darren Weir’s in-form five-year-old Burning Front is one of the top rated nominees taken on Monday for the Rewards Stakes 2016 on the Australian Guineas Day card for this weekend at Flemington Racecourse. Racing Victoria received 19 nominations for this season’s $150,000 Group 3 TAB Rewards Stakes (1400m), one of two Group 3 support races…