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Laser Hawk To Trial at Randwick Ahead of Big 2013 Sydney Autumn Carnival Targets

Laser Hawk To Trial at Randwick Ahead of Big 2013 Sydney Autumn Carnival Targets

There will be plenty of interest in the Randwick trials this Friday with Rosehill Guineas winner Laser Hawk due to make his return from injury. It will be the first public hit-out as a four-year-old for the Gai Waterhouse-trained gelding who underwent bone surgery following an outstanding autumn as a three-year-old. Since debuting last September,…

The Shorts 2012 Betting Tips & Preview

The Shorts 2012 Betting Tips & Preview

One of the major support races on George Main Stakes Day at Royal Randwick this Saturday is the 2012 The Shorts, the Races.com.au team’s exclusive tips for which are detailed below. Running as Randwick Race 8, which will bring the day’s action to a close at 5:20pm, the $200,000 Group 2 Bowermans Office Furniture The…

Rain Affair Tops 2012 The Shorts Odds

Rain Affair Tops 2012 The Shorts Odds

Joe Pride’s Group 1 performer Rain Affair will shoot for a dozen turf triumphs this weekend when they jump the favourite in The Shorts 2012 at Sydney’s Royal Randwick as part of the George Main Stakes Day action. Bringing the meeting to a close as Randwick Race 8 at 5:20pm the $200,000 Group 1 The…

Rain Affair Tops 2012 Concorde Stakes Nominations

Rain Affair Tops 2012 Concorde Stakes Nominations

Manikato Stakes-bound Rain Affair heads a quality list of nominations for the Group 3 2012 Concorde Stakes (1100m) at Warwick Farm this weekend. The Joe Pride-trained sprinter will head to Melbourne to chase his first Group 1 victory but will kick off his campaign at his home track on Saturday. A winner of 11 of…

Buffering Leads Early BTC Cup 2012 Betting Market

Buffering Leads Early BTC Cup 2012 Betting Market

Queensland sprinter Buffering is the early favourite ahead of Saturday week’s Group 1 2012 BTC Cup (1200m) which will take place at Brisbane’s Doomben Racecourse. Trained by Brisbane’s Robert Heathcote, Buffering placed third in last year’s feature sprint but has opened as $3.60 favourite with 2011 stars Black Caviar and Hay List absent. Punters will…

Sydney Cup Day 2012 Tips & Betting Selections

Sydney Cup Day 2012 Tips & Betting Selections

The Royal Randwick Autumn Racing Carnival comes to a close today with a crack eight race line up, including an impressive four Group 1 showdowns, and here the team at Races.com.au have all the best 2012 Sydney Cup Day betting tips and selections. Racing at Randwick is due to get underway today at 12:25pm with…

BTC Cup 2012 Nominations

BTC Cup 2012 Nominations

Last year’s BTC Cup third-place getter Buffering will get his chance without star pair Black Caviar and Hay List after today being included in a 37-horse nominations list for the $400,000 2012 BTC Cup (1200m). The four-year-old is yet to win a the elite level but has placed behind the star sprinters on numerous occasions…

Stradbroke Handicap 2012 Nominations Released

Stradbroke Handicap 2012 Nominations Released

Nominations have been released for the 2012 Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) which takes place as the richest race in the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival. Plenty of quality has been included in the 105 horse list of nominations for the $1 million event that will take place at Eagle Farm Racecourse on June 9. Peter Snowden-trained mare…

Temple Of Boom Wins Galaxy 2012

Temple Of Boom Wins Galaxy 2012

Queensland gelding Temple Of Boom has scored his first ever Group 1 victory in today’s $350,000 2012 Galaxy at Sydney’s Royal Randwick Racecourse. As the field came into the straight the race could of gone any number of ways, with talented three-year-old Nobby Snip in a position to finish strongly but was beaten by a…

Uate on song for 2012 Gosford Guineas

Uate on song for 2012 Gosford Guineas

Promising colt Uate will be out to build on a second-place effort in the Maurice McCarten Stakes when he lines up in Sunday’s $250,000 2012 Gosford Guineas (1200m). The Kris Lees-trained three-year-old showed glimpses of the form that saw him burst on to the scene with three straight victories last autumn before an underwhelming spring…