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Bashboy Still A Chance For Overseas Trip Despite Australian Steeplechase Defeat

Bashboy Still A Chance For Overseas Trip Despite Australian Steeplechase Defeat

Trainer Ciaron Maher has confirmed that Australian jumps racing superstar Bashboy is still a chance to race overseas despite his upset loss in the Australian Steeplechase (3900m) at Sandown today. Bashboy was set the mammoth task of carrying 74.5kg, compared to the 64kg carried by the rest of the field, and the heavy weight clearly took…

Banca Mo is 2013 Warrnambool Cup Betting Favourite

Banca Mo is 2013 Warrnambool Cup Betting Favourite

Tasmanian gelding Banca Mo is a clear favourite for Thursday’s Listed 2013 Warrnambool Cup (2350m). The David and Scott Brunton-trained galloper is chasing a third straight victory this weekend and is currently rated a $3.10 chance at . A potential Brisbane Cup start awaits if the son of Tough Speed can back up the form…

Reaan Plate Winner Bolton to Bypass Mornington Cup 2012

Reaan Plate Winner Bolton to Bypass Mornington Cup 2012

Despite winning the traditional Mornington Cup Prelude with a victory in Saturday’s Reaan Plate at Caulfield, Stephen Brown’s Darwin galloper Bolton will bypass the chance to secure a Caulfield Cup 2012 ballot exemption in Wednesday week’s Mornington Cup. The smart Zabeel five-year-old posted their second Melbourne win of the season when saluting as the $2.70…

2011 Zipping Classic Field & Weights Update

2011 Zipping Classic Field & Weights Update

The headline event running in Melbourne this weekend is Saturday’s 2011 Zipping Classic at Sandown, and after Racing Victoria extended nominations for the staying showdown until today, one additional galloper has been entered. On Monday there were nine horses nominated for the $350,000 Group 2 Zipping Classic (2400m), the pack lead by last year’s Melbourne…

Montgomery wins Adapt Australia Handicap – Moonee Valley Race 3 Results

Montgomery wins Adapt Australia Handicap – Moonee Valley Race 3 Results

Jockey Glen Boss produced a beautiful ride onboard Montgomery to win tonight’s Adapt Australia Handicap over 3000m at Moonee Valley. A true staying test over 3000m, run over more than one full circuit of the Moonee Valley track, Get Ready Boy was the pace setter for the majority of the race until Equal Rights took…