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Midweek Return for 2015 Cox Plate Nominated Ethiopia

Midweek Return for 2015 Cox Plate Nominated Ethiopia

Pat Carey’s former Group 1 winner and Cox Plate 2015 nominated Ethiopia will make a quiet return to racing as a seven-year-old this Wednesday in a Sandown-Lakeside midweek run over 1400m. The now veteran son of Helenus boasts just the one win from his light 18-start career to date, Ethiopia scoring the bulk of his…

2015 Australian Guineas Form Guide & Preview

2015 Australian Guineas Form Guide & Preview

In a strange twist of fate, two of the feature autumn guineas races have been scheduled to run on the same day in competing states, which means trainers and owners alike had to decide whether to run in Sydney or Melbourne. The Group 1 Randwick Guineas (1600m) may be considered the classier affair but the…

Williams Back in Australian Guineas Frame with Minnesinger

Williams Back in Australian Guineas Frame with Minnesinger

After looking like missing his shot at back-to-back Australian Guineas wins earlier in the day, ace hoop Craig Williams has picked up a ride in the Flemington feature this Saturday aboard the Lee & Anthony Freedman-trained Minnesinger. This morning connections of former Western Australian three-year-old Disposition broke the news the Wez Hunter-trained Reset gelding, last…

Firehouse to Rock 2015 Australian Guineas

Firehouse to Rock 2015 Australian Guineas

Lindsay Park’s David Hayes & Tom Dabernig have confirmed their improving three-year-old Firehouse Rock will back-up on the short seven day turnaround in Saturday’s Australian Guineas 2015 at Flemington Racecourse. One of 29 youngsters still officially nominated for the $500,000 Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) this Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival, the Fastnet Rock colt ran…

SA Derby Favoured for 2015 Autumn Classic Winner Alpine Eagle

SA Derby Favoured for 2015 Autumn Classic Winner Alpine Eagle

The South Australian Derby in May is the favoured option for ultra-impressive Autumn Classic 2015 winner Alpine Eagle who could still show up at Flemington in the Australian Guineas next week according to his trainer Tony McEvoy. All the money was on the improving High Chaparral colt Alpine Eagle in the $200,000 Group 2 Race-Tech…

2015 Autumn Classic Betting Tips

2015 Autumn Classic Betting Tips

One of the key support races on the Caulfield Racecourse line-up this weekend for Blue Diamond Stakes Day is the Autumn Classic 2015, betting tips for the three-year-olds’ showdown found below. This year’s $200,000 Group 2 Race-Tech Australia Caulfield Autumn Classic (1800m) runs as Race 4 at 3:15pm (AEDT) with betting on the race through…

Alpine Eagle Tops 2015 Autumn Classic Odds

Alpine Eagle Tops 2015 Autumn Classic Odds

Tony McEvoy’s in-form colt Alpine Eagle has opened clear favourite in the Autumn Classic 2015 odds for this weekend’s Blue Diamond Stakes Day clash at Caulfield Racecourse. Running as race four at 3:15pm (AEDT), this year’s $200,000 Group 2 Race-Tech Australia Caulfield Autumn Classic (1800m) features a field of 13 three-year-olds. Five of those are…

Moonovermanhattan Heads 2015 Caulfield Autumn Classic

Moonovermanhattan Heads 2015 Caulfield Autumn Classic

Mick Price’s Group 2 winner Moonovermanhattan is the top-rated final acceptor for the Caulfield Autumn Classic 2015 on Blue Diamond Stakes Day this weekend in Melbourne. The Manhattan Rain colt is one of 13 three-year-olds making up the field for this year’s $200,000 Group 2 Race-Tech Australia Caulfield Autumn Classic (1800m) that runs as Caulfield…

Minnesinger Enjoys Course Proper Work Ahead of 2015 Autumn Classic

Minnesinger Enjoys Course Proper Work Ahead of 2015 Autumn Classic

Minnesinger will step up to black-type racing for the first time this Saturday in the Group 2 Autumn Classic (1800m) at Caulfield Racecourse. The lightly-run Minnesinger enjoyed trackwork on the course proper this morning as he prepares for his biggest test yet. Ridden by Dwayne Dunn for the second time and working with Mick Price’s…

Just 29 in 2015 Australian Guineas First Acceptances

Just 29 in 2015 Australian Guineas First Acceptances

First acceptances were taken for three of the feature races during the Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival this afternoon including the Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m), running at Flemington on March 7. Just 29 three-year-olds remain in contention for the $500,000 race, down a whopping 93 from the 122 horses that were nominated for the race…