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2017 The Goodwood for First Among Equals

2017 The Goodwood for First Among Equals

Perth horseman Simon Miller plans to head east next year with his Winterbottom Stakes fourth placegetter First Among Equals to target Adelaide’s The Goodwood 2017.

This year’s Winterbottom Stakes winner Takedown (pictured at the Gold Coast) is heading to Hong Kong next start. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The Ascot-based trainer brought over Whispering Brook this Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival where ...

2016 Tokyo City Cup Field & Betting Odds: Raw Impulse Favourite

2016 Tokyo City Cup Field & Betting Odds: Raw Impulse Favourite

Darren Weir’s lightly-raced stallion Raw Impulse is the firming favourite to take out the Tokyo City Cup 2016 at Morphettville Racecourse in Adelaide this weekend.

Raw Impulse is clear favourite to win Adelaide’s 2016 Tokyo City Cup at Morphettville Racecourse on Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Two stakes races headline the program at the latest Adelaide Spring Racing Carnival...

Illustrious Lad Heads 2016 WH Wylie Handicap Field & Betting

Illustrious Lad Heads 2016 WH Wylie Handicap Field & Betting

Adelaide’s Morphettville Racecourse is host to two spring Black-Types this Saturday including the WH Wylie Handicap 2016 where Peter Gelagotis saddles-up the firming favourite Illustrious Lad.

Illustrious Lad is firm favourite to win the 2016 WH Wylie Handicap at Morphettville in Adelaide this weekend. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

Due to run as Morphettville Race 6 at 3:53pm (local), this year’s ...

2016 Morphettville Guineas Field & Betting Odds

2016 Morphettville Guineas Field & Betting Odds

A final field of a dozen three-year-old milers is engaged to face off in the Morphettville Guineas 2016 in Adelaide’s feature race this Saturday in South Australia.

Phillip Stokes’ locally trained filly Smart Manoeuvre (outside) is one of the top fancies for the 2016 Morphettville Guineas in Adelaide this weekend. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

Set to run as Morphettville Race 7 ...

Beirut Bows Out the Spring Stakes 2016 Winner

Beirut Bows Out the Spring Stakes 2016 Winner

A trip to Adelaide proved a winning move for the Henry Dwyer-trained mare Beirut who won her career swansong with a Morphettville victory in the 2016 Spring Stakes over the weekend.

2016 Spring Stakes winner Beirut broke her Group maiden status in her final career run before retiring to the breeding barn. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

The six-year-old daughter of ...

Spring Stakes Tips and Betting

Spring Stakes Tips and Betting

Ten runners remain in contention for Saturday’s Group 3 Spring Stakes (1200m) at Morphettville Racecourse following scratchings; representing particularly good value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager.

Beirut is the Races.com.au tip to win the Group 3 Spring Stakes at Morphettville on Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Victorian raider Beirut remains a clear ...

Dual Acceptors Head 2016 Spring Stakes Betting

Dual Acceptors Head 2016 Spring Stakes Betting

Two runners that are dually accepted across two states for this weekend’s racing sit top of the markets for Adelaide’s Spring Stakes 2016 at Morphettville Racecourse.

Sooboog (yellow cap) is co-favourite for Saturday’s 2016 Spring Stakes in Adelaide but is also accepted for a Group 3 Flemington event on the same day. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Both the Henry ...

2016 Spring Stakes Field Features Beirut

2016 Spring Stakes Field Features Beirut

Henry Dwyer’s in-form mare from Melbourne Beirut could have her swansong start in Saturday’s Spring Stakes 2016 field in Adelaide after being dually accepted across two states for the weekend’s racing.

Beirut will have her final career run in either the Aurie’s Star Handicap (Flemington) or Spring Stakes (Morphettville) this Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The six-year-old daughter of ...

Straight Track to Suit Dibayani in Aurie’s Star

Straight Track to Suit Dibayani in Aurie’s Star

Co-trainer Tom Dabernig believes the straight track at Flemington Racecourse could be the key to uncovering better Melbourne form from Dibayani who returns to racing in Saturday’s 2016 Aurie’s Star Handicap.

Tashbeeh (pictured) is unlikely to join stablemate Dibayani in Saturday’s 2016 Aurie’s Star Handicap field at Flemington instead running in South Australia. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

The Shamardal seven-year-old ...

2016 Spring Stakes Nominations Feature Hucklebuck

2016 Spring Stakes Nominations Feature Hucklebuck

Phillip Stokes’ Group 1 winner Hucklebuck is the top-rated of the Spring Stakes 2016 nominations for Morphettville Racecourse in Adelaide this weekend.

Hucklebuck is the top-rated 2016 Spring Stakes nomination for Adelaide this weekend. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

A bumper 21 nominees are in the mix for Saturday’s $120,000 Group 3 David R Coles AM Spring Stakes (1200m), which kicks ...