News About New Year’s Day Races

Standish Handicap 2017 Field & Betting Odds Released

Standish Handicap 2017 Field & Betting Odds Released

The official field of final acceptors plus 2017 Standish Handicap odds for the feature Flemington race on New Year’s Day are now out.

Divine Mr Artie is clear favourite in 2016 Standish Handicap betting for the Flemington sprint on New Year’s Day. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Due to run as Flemington Race 6 at 4:40pm (AEDT) on January 1, this ...

Lucky Hussler Heads 2017 Standish Handicap Nominations & Weights

Lucky Hussler Heads 2017 Standish Handicap Nominations & Weights

Darren Weir’s Group 1 winning sprinter Lucky Hussler is the highest-rated and weighted hopeful nominated for a run on New Year’s Day at Flemington Racecourse in the Standish Handicap 2017.

Dual Group 1 winner Lucky Hussler is nominated for a New Year’s Day run at Flemington in the 2017 Standish Handicap. Photo: Steve Hart.

This summer’s edition of ...

2017 Standish Handicap Target for Divine Mr Artie

2017 Standish Handicap Target for Divine Mr Artie

Caulfield horseman Brendan McCarthy is looking to step up four-year-old Divine Mr Artie in class targeting the Standish Handicap 2017 at Flemington on New Year’s Day.

Last start Flemington winner Divine Mr Artie will return to the track on New Year’s Day for the Standish Handicap 2017. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The progressive son of Artie Schiller has had 16 ...

Zupacharged Onto Standish Handicap 2017

Zupacharged Onto Standish Handicap 2017

Colac-based trainer Kylie Vella will back-up her veteran sprinter Zupacharged at Flemington on New Year’s Day in the 2017 Standish Handicap after his brave run at the track over the weekend.

Adelaide-trained mare Cavaloce is a possible 2017 Standish Handicap runner at Flemington on New Year’s Day. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

Last Melbourne Summer Racing Carnival the son of Zupaone finished ...

2017 Standish Handicap Aim for Ridgway

2017 Standish Handicap Aim for Ridgway

Victorian trainer Robbie Laing is looking at a New Year’s Day run in the Standish Handicap 2017 at Flemington Racecourse for his lightly raced colt Ridgway.

Ridgway could step up in class and take on horses including Illustrious Lad (pictured) in Flemington’s Standish Handicap 2017 on New Year’s Day. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

The now three-year-old son of Gio Point ...

Danjeu Tops 2016 Bagot Handicap Field & Betting

Danjeu Tops 2016 Bagot Handicap Field & Betting

Despite a nasty barrier draw for his Standish Handicap Day assignment this Friday at Flemington the Chris Waller-trained Sydney raider Danjeu has opened narrow favourite in Bagot Handicap 2016 betting for New Year’s Day.

The in-form Sydney visitor Danjeu is favourite in 2016 Bagot Handicap betting for this Friday’s Flemington support race. Photo: Steve Hart.

The key support race ...

2016 Standish Handicap Betting Tips

2016 Standish Handicap Betting Tips

The Standish Handicap 2016 headlines the New Year’s Day race line-up at Flemington Racecourse in Melbourne on Friday, January 1, betting tips and odds for the sprint showdown detailed below.

Sarajevo is the Races.com.au tip to win Flemington’s 2016 Standish Handicap on New Year’s Day this Friday in Melbourne. Photo: Steve Hart.

There are 12 in the mix for this ...

2016 Standish Handicap Nominations & Weights

2016 Standish Handicap Nominations & Weights

Racing action on New Year’s Day this Friday, January 1, is headlined by the Standish Handicap 2016 at Flemington Racecourse where Churchill Dancer is allocated equal top weight of the nominations taken.

Churchill Dancer is equal 59kg top weight for Friday’s 2016 Standish Handicap at Flemington on New Year’s Day. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

A total of 15 early entries are ...

Standish Handicap 2016 Option for Boomwaa

Standish Handicap 2016 Option for Boomwaa

A recent edition to the Caulfield stables of Henry Dwyer, Boomwaa races at Flemington Racecourse this weekend ahead of a possible 2016 Standish Handicap run back at the track on New Year’s Day.

Boomwaa runs at Flemington on Saturday trying to earn a black-type summer assignment in either the Christmas Stakes or Standish Handicap. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

Dwyer is ...

2016 Standish Handicap Aim for Sistine Demon

2016 Standish Handicap Aim for Sistine Demon

Caulfield’s Andrew Noblet is hoping for better luck with Sistine Demon this weekend at Flemington, a track the six-year-old could return to on New Year’s Day for the Standish Handicap 2016.

Sistine Demon returns to Flemington on Saturday ahead of a possible 2016 Standish Handicap run at the track on New Year’s Day. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

First-up ...