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2015 Thousand Guineas Betting Update

2015 Thousand Guineas Betting Update

The money is steady for the Peter Moody-trained favourite in this afternoon’s markets on the Thousand Guineas 2015 with Pasadena Girl well supported to become a dual Group 1 winner over the mile.

Pasadena Girl (outside) and Take Pride (inside) are the race favourite and market mover respectively for the 2015 Thousand Guineas in Melbourne this afternoon. Photo: Sarah ...

Take Pride Wins 2015 Champagne Stakes – Results

Take Pride Wins 2015 Champagne Stakes – Results

Seymour trainer Murray Johnson was over the moon at Moonee Valley Racecourse on Friday night after his progressive filly Take Pride scored in the meeting’s feature winning the Champagne Stakes 2051 against her own kind.

Take Pride (inside, pictured at Flemington) could be 2015 Thousand Guineas bound after a Champagne Stakes win at Moonee Valley on Friday night. Photo: Sarah ...

2015 Talindert Stakes Betting Tips

2015 Talindert Stakes Betting Tips

Racing at Flemington Racecourse this Saturday kicks off with the two-year-olds facing off in the Talindert Stakes 2015, betting tips for the juvenile’s sprint showdown found below.

Ragazzo Del Corsa is the Races.com.au tip to win Saturday’s 2015 Talindert Stakes. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

There are a dozen youngsters in the field for this year’s opening Black Caviar Lightning Stakes ...

2015 Talindert Stakes Odds: Vicious & Jameka Co-Favourites

2015 Talindert Stakes Odds: Vicious & Jameka Co-Favourites

Two juveniles are currently installed as the co-favourites to win the first race at Flemington on Saturday with Blue Diamond hope Jameka and the unraced Vicious batting for Talindert Stakes 2015 favouritism.

Ragazzo Del Corsa is one of the top 2015 Blue Diamond Stakes chances running in Saturday’s Talindert Stakes at Flemington. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

A dozen two-year-olds face off ...

Ragazzo Del Corsa Leads 2015 Talindert Stakes Field

Ragazzo Del Corsa Leads 2015 Talindert Stakes Field

Danny O’Brien’s recent Flemington winner Ragazzo Del Corsa returns to Victoria’s premier track for Black Caviar Lightning Stakes Day on Saturday leading out a field of fellow two-year-olds in the Talindert Stakes 2015.

Ragazzo Del Corsa is one of the headline runners in Saturday’s opening Flemington race – the 2015 Talindert Stakes. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

Kicking off the ...

Berisha on 2015 Australian Guineas Trial at Moonee Valley

Berisha on 2015 Australian Guineas Trial at Moonee Valley

Three-year-old gelding Berisha will be running for much more than the first place prize of $30,000 in Friday night’s Benchmark 70 race at Moonee Valley.

Craig Williams (pictured here on Thurlow) will ride Berisha at Moonee Valley on Friday night. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

If he can win the 1600 metre race, trainer Murray Johnson will look towards taking ...

2015 Blue Diamond Fillies Preview Field: Fontiton in Barrier 5

2015 Blue Diamond Fillies Preview Field: Fontiton in Barrier 5

Early Blue Diamond favourite Fontiton has come up trumps with a nice barrier five draw for the Blue Diamond Fillies Preview 2015 at Sandown-Hillside this Monday on Australia Day.

Fontiton will jump from barrier five as she looks to retain favouritism for the Blue Diamond Stakes with a win in the Fillies’ Preview this Monday. Photo: Sarah Ebbett.

A $4.80 ...

Fontiton Leads Blue Diamond Fillies Preview 2015 Nominations

Fontiton Leads Blue Diamond Fillies Preview 2015 Nominations

Robert Smerdon’s early Blue Diamond Stakes favourite Fontiton is the headline nominee for the 2015 Blue Diamond Fillies Preview at Sandown this Australia Day, Monday January 26.

2015 Blue Diamond Stakes favourite Fontiton is nominated for the Fillies’ Preview at Sandown this Monday. Photo: Sarah Ebbett.

The smart black daughter of Turffontein caught the eye on debut when destroying ...

Johnson Enjoys Fairytale Return To Australian Racing

Johnson Enjoys Fairytale Return To Australian Racing

Veteran trainer Murray Johnson has enjoyed a fairytale return to Australian racing with his first runner Correggio victorious in the Happy 60th Birthday Tom Bishop (1309m) at Seymour yesterday.

Johnson spent the better part of three decades operating as a trainer in the United States but returned home to work with brother Tim at Ealing Park in Eurora before setting ...