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2017 Golden Pendant Results: Daysee Doom Beats Dixie Blossoms

2017 Golden Pendant Results: Daysee Doom Beats Dixie Blossoms

Trainer Ron Quinton enjoyed a stellar Golden Pendant 2017 result for the stable running the quinella on Golden Rose Day with in-form mares Daysee Doom and Dixie Blossoms. Shy from dead-heating the race, Quinton celebrated the best possible result in this year’s Group 2 $400,000 Golden Pendant (1400m) as his duo held out the Chris…

2017 Let’s Elope Stakes Field & Betting Odds

2017 Let’s Elope Stakes Field & Betting Odds

A gun field of mares will face off in one of the key Flemington support races on Makybe Diva Stakes Day including I Am A Star who holds narrow favouritism in the Let’s Elope Stakes 2017 betting markets. Set to run as Flemington Race 6 at 3:35pm (AEST) on a card headlined by Hartnell running…

Myer Classic the Hopeful Target for Silent Sedition

Myer Classic the Hopeful Target for Silent Sedition

Andrew Noblet is hoping to have stable star Silent Sedition ready for the Group 1 Myer Classic (1600m) this time in, but is unsure if that will be possible after the rising five-year-old suffered a setback in her preparation. Silent Sedition has been a strong and consistent performer throughout her entire racing career so far,…

2017 Epsom Handicap Aim for Foxplay

2017 Epsom Handicap Aim for Foxplay

Chris Waller’s Queen Of The Turf Stakes winning filly Foxplay is back in work and tracking well towards a spring return where the Epsom Handicap 2017 will see her back in Group 1 company. A winner of five of her 13 career starts to date, the rising four-year-old daughter of Foxwedge lived up to her…

Myer Classic 2017 Option for Miss Wilson

Myer Classic 2017 Option for Miss Wilson

Flemington’s 2017 Myer Classic could be on the spring agenda for John Bary’s Kiwi mare Miss Wilson this Melbourne Cup Carnival. The rising five-year-old daughter of Stratum has enjoyed five wins over her 17 starts to date and was last seen running a brave fourth to Charmont in the Group 1 NZ Thoroughbred Breeders (1600m)…

Laming on 2017 Myer Classic Payroll

Laming on 2017 Myer Classic Payroll

Cranbourne horseman Richard Laming has the Myer Classic 2017 firmly in his sights this coming Melbourne Cup Carnival for his progressive mare Payroll. The four-year-old daughter of Not A Single Doubt chases her fourth career win at start number 18 this weekend on Tattersall’s Tiara Day in Brisbane, but not in Group 1 class. Laming…

Noblet Goes Silent on Tattersall’s Tiara 2017 Bid

Noblet Goes Silent on Tattersall’s Tiara 2017 Bid

Caulfield’s Andrew Noblet has opted not to press onto next month’s 2017 Tattersall’s Tiara with his Group 1 winning mare Silent Sedition who has been sent for a spell ahead of a spring return. Four-year-old War Chant mare Silent Sedition will not head up to Queensland for a shot at the $500,000 Group 1 Tattersall’s…

I Am A Star is the 2016 Myer Classic Winner

I Am A Star is the 2016 Myer Classic Winner

I Am A Star has become the first three-year-old filly to win the Group 1 Myer Classic (1600m), after producing a gutsy start-to-finish performance at Flemington Racecourse this afternoon. I Am A Star has been a strong and consistent performer amongst her own age group this season, but the Myer Classic was the first occasion…

Don’t Doubt Mamma Primed for Myer Classic 2016

Don’t Doubt Mamma Primed for Myer Classic 2016

Trainer Tony McEvoy is confident that Don’t Doubt Mamma is primed to secure a maiden Group 1 win when she lines up for the 2016 Myer Classic (1600m) on Derby Day at Flemington this afternoon. Don’t Doubt Mamma has returned to racing in particularly slick form this time and is seeking her third-consecutive win in…

2016 Derby Day Scratchings & Track Report

2016 Derby Day Scratchings & Track Report

One of the Spring Carnival’s most highly-decorated cards will be contested today as runners descend on Flemington Racecourse in Melbourne for Derby Day 2016. It is a fine day in the greater Melbourne metropolitan region today and subsequently, the Flemington track has been rated a ‘Good 4’ and will suit horses who relish a reasonably…