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2017 Australian Cup Hopes in TS Carlyon Cup Field

2017 Australian Cup Hopes in TS Carlyon Cup Field

A number of stayers nominated for the Australian Cup 2017 in March on Super Saturday take to the Caulfield track in Melbourne this weekend facing off in the TS Carlyon Cup field. One of the support acts on a bumper nine-race CF Orr Stakes Day card that kicks off Group 1 racing in 2017, this…

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. Set to run under the lights as Moonee Valley Race 7 at 9:30pm (AEDT), this year’s $200,000 Group 2…

2017 Al Quoz Sprint Considered for Malaguerra

2017 Al Quoz Sprint Considered for Malaguerra

Stable manager Manny Gelagotis has confirmed the Dubai World Cup Carnival’s Al Quoz Sprint 2017 could be on the cards this March for the team’s Group 1 winning sprinter Malaguerra. Speaking to Racenet this week, Gelagotis said organisers of the international Dubai World Cup Night had approached the stable in regards to nominating for Malaguerra…

2017 Australia Stakes Return for Turn Me Loose

2017 Australia Stakes Return for Turn Me Loose

This month’s Australia Stakes 2017 at Moonee Valley is pencilled in as the first-up run back down under for Kiwi galloper Turn Me Loose who won a Cambridge trial at home this week. On Tuesday morning co-trainer Andrew Forsman took the Iffraaj stallion to the track for a 935m hit-out and the galloper didn’t disappoint….

2016 Peter Young Stakes Nominations Feature Almoonqith

2016 Peter Young Stakes Nominations Feature Almoonqith

The David Hayes & Tom Dabernig-trained Sandown Cup winner Almoonqith is one of the headline nominations taken on Monday for this weekend’s Peter Young Stakes 2016 on Blue Diamond Stakes Day at Caulfield Racecourse. This season’s $200,000 Group 2 Crown Golden Ale Peter Young Stakes (1800m) attracted a bumper 18 nominations including a host of…

2016 CF Orr Stakes Form Guide & Preview

2016 CF Orr Stakes Form Guide & Preview

Elite level racing for another Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival kicks off at Caulfield this weekend with the CF Orr Stakes 2016, a detailed form guide and betting analysis for which is detailed below. Due to jump as Caulfield Race 7 at 4:30pm (AEDT), this season’s $500,000 Group 1 Ladbrokes C.F. Orr Stakes (1400m) features a…

2016 Australia Stakes Betting Tips

2016 Australia Stakes Betting Tips

The feature race in Melbourne this weekend kicking off the Autumn Carnival is Moonee Valley’s Australia Stakes 2016, betting tips for the weight-for-age sprint found below. Due to run as Moonee Valley Race 7 at 4:46pm (AEDT), this year’s $200,000 Group 2 Jeep Australia Stakes (1200m) features a field of 13 class gallopers. The current…

Holler Tackles Older Rivals in Australia Stakes Field 2016

Holler Tackles Older Rivals in Australia Stakes Field 2016

A Moonee Valley gallop on Tuesday morning has John O’Shea’s smart three-year-old Holler ready to tackle the older horses first-up in the 2016 Australia Stakes at the track this weekend. A final field of 13 weight-for-age hopefuls face off in the $200,000 Group 2 Jeep Australia Stakes (1200m) on Saturday with two three-year-old colts getting…

2016 Australia Stakes Field Features Two Past Winners

2016 Australia Stakes Field Features Two Past Winners

Two previous winners of the Group 2 summer feature at Moonee Valley Racecourse headline the Australia Stakes 2016 field this weekend with Richie’s Vibe and Mourinho after another win in the sprint showdown. Donning saddlecloth numbers two and seven respectively the Paul Beshara-trained Richie’s Vibe and Peter Gelagotis’s eight-year-old veteran Mourinho are two of the…

2016 Australia Stakes Barrier Crucial for Mourinho Start

2016 Australia Stakes Barrier Crucial for Mourinho Start

Moe horseman Peter Gelagotis could save Group 1 winner Mourinho for the CF Orr Stakes next month if the veteran draws poorly for his Australia Stakes 2016 title defence this weekend. Twelve months ago the Oratorio gelding scored the upset as a $41 roughie at Moonee Valley narrowly holding off It Is Written (2nd) and…