News About Nigel Blackiston

2016 Pakenham Cup Field and Barrier Draw Completed

2016 Pakenham Cup Field and Barrier Draw Completed

Fourteen stayers have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s Listed Pakenham Cup (2500m), following the completion of a barrier draw for the Victorian feature race this morning.

Swacadelic has been confirmed in the 2016 Pakenham Cup field. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Pilote D’essai stormed home to win the Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m) a fortnight ago, and has been ...

Pakenham Cup Distance a Concern for Desert Jeuney

Pakenham Cup Distance a Concern for Desert Jeuney

Desert Jeuney’s pedigree suggests that he should perform well at staying distances, however trainer Nigel Blackiston has revealed that he is unsure if the six-year-old will get the trip when he lines up for the Listed Pakenham Cup (2500m) on Saturday.

Desert Jeuney will step up to 2500m in Saturday’s Listed Pakenham Cup. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

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2016 Hilton Stakes Betting Tips & Odds

2016 Hilton Stakes Betting Tips & Odds

One of the Black-Type support acts on Flemington’s Emirates Stakes Day card this weekend is the Hilton Stakes 2016, betting tips and the latest odds for the three-years-old showdown found below.

Souchez is a top three hope in Saturday’s 2016 Hilton Stakes even carrying the top weight. Photo: Steve Hart.

Due to jump as Flemington Race 4 at 2:10pm...

2016 Bendigo Cup Tips & Odds Update

2016 Bendigo Cup Tips & Odds Update

The Bendigo Cup 2016 takes centre stage today, Wednesday October 26, in Victoria and below are the insider tips and latest odds on the mile and a half showdown.

Michael Walker rides the Races.com.au Bendigo Cup 2016 winner tip Ferro Nero. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

Just nine stayers are in the mix for this afternoon’s $300,000 Group 3 Jayco Bendigo Cup...

2016 Bendigo Cup Betting: Our Century Clear Favourite

2016 Bendigo Cup Betting: Our Century Clear Favourite

Last start Caulfield winning stayer Our Century is hot favourite in Bendigo Cup 2016 betting to score another mile and a half victory in Wednesday’s lucrative Victorian feature.

Katelyn Mallyon rides Wednesday’s 2016 Bendigo Cup betting favourite Our Century. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Due to run as Race 8 at 4:00pm (AEDT), this year’s $300,000 Group 3 Jayco Bendigo ...

Howard Be Thy Name Heads 2016 Bendigo Cup Field

Howard Be Thy Name Heads 2016 Bendigo Cup Field

Reigning SA Derby winner Howard Be Thy Name shoots for his first win since when lining-up in a small nine horse Bendigo Cup 2016 field in Victoria this Wednesday.

SA Derby winner Howard Be Thy Name heads the 2016 Bendigo Cup field and weights this Wednesday. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

The lucrative $300,000 Group 3 Jayco Bendigo Cup (2400m) has a ...

2016 Gothic Stakes Field, Betting Odds & Tips

2016 Gothic Stakes Field, Betting Odds & Tips

Kicking off the Black-Type racing action on Caulfield Cup Day this Saturday in Melbourne is the Gothic Stakes 2016, the full field and betting odds plus tips for the three-year-old colts and geldings clash found below.

Poseidon Stakes winner Inside Agent from the inside alley is the Races.com.au tip to win the 2016 Gothic Stakes at Caulfield this weekend. ...

My Country Tops 2016 Cap D’Antibes Stakes Field & Odds

My Country Tops 2016 Cap D’Antibes Stakes Field & Odds

The super-consistent Peter & Paul Snowden-trained My Country has opened favourite to win first-up at Flemington Racecourse this Saturday in the Cap D’Antibes Stakes 2016 on Makybe Diva Stakes Day.

My Country is favourite to win the first Black-Type on the 2016 Makybe Diva Stakes Day card at Flemington this Saturday. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Kicking off the meeting’s ...

2016 PB Lawrence Stakes Tips and Betting Preview

2016 PB Lawrence Stakes Tips and Betting Preview

Fourteen runners remain in contention for Saturday’s Group 2 PB Lawrence Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield Racecourse; a race that offers punters particularly good value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager.

Suavito is the Races.com.au tip to win Saturday’s Group 2 PB Lawrence Stakes at Caulfield. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

The Darren Weir-trained ...

Mahuta To Improve in PB Lawrence Stakes 2016

Mahuta To Improve in PB Lawrence Stakes 2016

Punters are right to back a sharper Mahuta in Saturday’s 2016 P.B. Lawrence Stakes according to jockey Brad Rawiller.

Mahuta can improve second-up getting over his pet distance in the 2016 P.B. Lawrence Stakes at Caulfield according to jockey Brad Rawiller. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Rawiller retains the ride on Darren Weir’s smart Flying Spur stallion second-up this ...