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Lightweight Filly Shoals Wins 2017 Myer Classic

Lightweight Filly Shoals Wins 2017 Myer Classic

Jockey Dean Yendall enjoyed back-to-back wins on lightweight fillies in the Myer Classic 2017 this spring saluting aboard the well-supported Shoals. Last Melbourne Cup Carnival the diminutive Yendall took out the Group 1 $500,000 Myer Classic (1600m) at Flemington on the Thousand Guineas runner-up I Am A Star. He was back on VRC Derby Day…

Victoria Derby Day 2017 Tips: Flemington Betting Selections

Victoria Derby Day 2017 Tips: Flemington Betting Selections

2017 Victoria Derby Day kicks off the four-meeting Melbourne Cup Carnival today as the countdown to the Melbourne Cup field release reaches peak and below are the Races.com.au team’s exclusive tips across the card. A day for racing purists, it is an all-Group race program at Flemington Racecourse for VRC Derby Day with the first…

Myer Classic 2017 Tips & Betting Update

Myer Classic 2017 Tips & Betting Update

It is a star-studded edition of the 2017 Myer Classic this spring, a full field of female milers set to do battle in the VRC Derby Day showdown and our insider betting tips and latest odds on the race are detailed below. The early scratching of the Tony McEvoy-trained Cool Passion (17) has paved the…

2017 Myer Classic Field & Odds: Shoals vs. Global Glamour

2017 Myer Classic Field & Odds: Shoals vs. Global Glamour

A capacity Myer Classic 2017 field has been announced for the mile race for fillies and mares on VRC Derby Day this Saturday and early betting has the sole filly in the line-up Shoals narrow favourite ahead of Global Glamour. Due to run as Flemington Race 6 at 3:05pm (AEDT) as part of an all-Group…

Myer Classic next for Tristarc Stakes winner Global Glamour

Myer Classic next for Tristarc Stakes winner Global Glamour

The Group 1 Myer Classic is the next target for Global Glamour after scoring a nose win in the Group 2 $200,000 Schweppes Tristarc Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield today. Global Glamour was the third leg of a winning treble for Tulloch Lodge co-trainers Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott following wins by Our Crown Mistress in…

Global Glamour Returns on Caulfield Cup Day 2017

Global Glamour Returns on Caulfield Cup Day 2017

The Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott-trained Global Glamour will head straight to Melbourne for her spring return racing on 2017 Caulfield Cup Day on October 21. Originally the dual Group 1 winning daughter of Star Witness was set to kick things off in late September at home in Sydney on Epsom Handicap Day in the…

2017 Blazer Stakes Winner Now Or Later onto Myer Classic

2017 Blazer Stakes Winner Now Or Later onto Myer Classic

Robert Smerdon’s progressive import Now Or Later has raced her way into Myer Classic contention this Melbourne Cup Carnival after a nice win at Flemington Racecourse on Turnbull Stakes Day in the Blazer Stakes 2017. Having just her fourth start in Australia, the former Irish-raced Bushranger mare jumped double-figures in Saturday’s Group 2 $200,000 Blazer…

Myer Classic For 2017 Angst Stakes Duo Dixie Blossoms & Daysee Doom

Myer Classic For 2017 Angst Stakes Duo Dixie Blossoms & Daysee Doom

Trainer Ron Quinton enjoyed another Sydney Spring Racing Carnival feature quinella with his star mares Dixie Blossoms and Daysee Doom running one-two in the Angst Stakes 2017 on way to Melbourne for the Myer Classic. Former jockey Quinton has plenty of love for both of his impressive mares who also ran the quinella, but in…

I Am A Star Wins Stocks Stakes on Way to Myer Classic 2017

I Am A Star Wins Stocks Stakes on Way to Myer Classic 2017

Shane Nichols’ smart mare I Am A Star returned to winning form at Moonee Valley on Friday night taking out the 2017 Stocks Stakes for the punters on way to likely Myer Classic title defence in November. The bookies were taking no chances on the four-year-old daughter of I Am Invincible under the lights on…

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…