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2017 Sydney Cup Considered for Northwest Passage

2017 Sydney Cup Considered for Northwest Passage

The progressive Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott-trained Northwest Passage could be given the chance to be the first three-year winner in nearly 20 years to take out the Sydney Cup 2017 this autumn.

Katelyn Mallyon rides young 2017 Sydney Cup nominee Northwest Passage in the Torney Cup at Moonee Valley on Friday night. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

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2017 Blue Diamond Stakes Beckons Blondie

2017 Blue Diamond Stakes Beckons Blondie

Blondie raced into Blue Diamond Stakes 2017 contention at Moonee Valley on Friday night with the well-bred chestnut filly winning her race debut.

Blondie has the 2017 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes in sight after winning her debut at Moonee Valley on Australia Stakes Night. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Prepared by Brendan McCarthy, Blondie is a daughter of the 2009 ...

Equal Record 2017 Australia Stakes Win by Malaguerra

Equal Record 2017 Australia Stakes Win by Malaguerra

The Peter Gelagotis-trained Malaguerra returned to racing in awesome style at Moonee Valley on Friday night posting an equal track record victory in the Australia Stakes 2017.

2017 Australia Stakes winner Malaguerra will target the CF Orr – Futurity Stakes double in February. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Magnus five-year-old continued his gun 1200m record with a sixth ...

2017 Australia Stakes Betting Tips & Update

2017 Australia Stakes Betting Tips & Update

The Australia Stakes 2017 lights up Moonee Valley Racecourse tonight as one of the early autumn Group feature races and below are our insider betting tips plus updated odds on the event.

Malaguerra is the Races.com.au tip to win the 2017 Australia Stakes at Moonee Valley on Friday night first-up. Photo: Steve Hart.

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Black Heart Bart Tops 2017 Australia Stakes Field & Odds

Black Heart Bart Tops 2017 Australia Stakes Field & Odds

Australia Stakes 2017 betting markets are now open on the hopeful sprinters facing off at Moonee Valley on Friday night and current favourite to take out the Group 2 is the Darren Weir-trained Black Heart Bart.

Black Heart Bart is favourite in 2017 Australia Stakes betting to post his first Moonee Valley win this Friday night. Photo: Jenny ...

2017 Australia Stakes Nominations Feature Black Heart Bart

2017 Australia Stakes Nominations Feature Black Heart Bart

Darren Weir’s three-time Group 1 winner Black Heart Bart is one of the key nominations taken for the Australia Stakes 2017 under the lights at Moonee Valley this Friday night.

Triple Group 1 winner Black Heart Bart is among 18 nominations taken for the 2017 Australia Stakes at Moonee Valley this Friday night. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

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Australia Stakes the Autumn Launch Pad for Black Heart Bart

Australia Stakes the Autumn Launch Pad for Black Heart Bart

Darren Weir has revealed that star gelding Black Heart Bart is likely to be kept to distances of a mile or less when he returns to racing during the forthcoming 2017 Autumn Carnival.

Black Heart Bart will return to racing in the Group 2 Australia Stakes on January 27th. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

A former Perth galloper, Black Heart ...

Doyle On Chetwood in 2017 Australia Stakes

Doyle On Chetwood in 2017 Australia Stakes

Godolphin hoop James Doyle will travel over from the UK at the end of the month to partner their returning galloper Chetwood in the Australia Stakes 2017 at Moonee Valley.

Peacock is one of two John O’Shea-trained runners heading into the 2017 Australia Stakes at Moonee Valley on January 27. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Twenty-eight-year-old Doyle is a regular ...

Australian Guineas 2017 on Agenda for Manolo Blahniq

Australian Guineas 2017 on Agenda for Manolo Blahniq

Mornington trainer Tony Noonan is looking towards the 2017 Australian Guineas in March for his nicely-bred colt Manolo Blahniq who chases just his second career win at Moonee Valley on Saturday.

Jake Noonan rides 2017 Australian Guineas hope Manolo Blahniq at Moonee Valley on Saturday. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

The son of former champion New Zealander and Australian Group 1 winner ...

McEvoy to Ride Turn Me Loose in Australia Stakes 2017

McEvoy to Ride Turn Me Loose in Australia Stakes 2017

New Zealand horseman Murray Baker has confirmed the booking of Kerrin McEvoy for the stable’s Group 1 winner Turn Me Loose when he returns for the autumn in the 2017 Australia Stakes this month.

Three-time Group 1 winner Turn Me Loose returns in the Australia Stakes 2017 with Kerrin McEvoy aboard this month at Moonee Valley. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

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