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2014 Frances Tressady Stakes Nominations Released

2014 Frances Tressady Stakes Nominations Released

Nominations for the 2014 Group 3 Frances Tressady Stakes (1400m) have been released, with 12 runners poised to line up on Flemington’s 1400m course for race nine on Saturday, including Power Princess.

A Time For Julia is chasing back-to-back victories at Group level in the 2014 Frances Tressady Stakes. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

Well-trialled mare Power Princess ...

2013 Caulfield Cup Day Betting Tips

2013 Caulfield Cup Day Betting Tips

One of the biggest race days of the year down under, Saturday’s Caulfield Cup Day 2013 steals the show in Melbourne on the weekend with a bumper 10 race program – betting tips for which are found below.

Silent Achiever (outside) is the Races.com.au pick in the big one at Caulfield this weekend. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The Caulfield ...

2013 How Now Stakes Tips & Selections

2013 How Now Stakes Tips & Selections

There is plenty of great racing at Caulfield this Saturday but arguably the most interesting betting race is the Group 3 How Now Stakes (1200m) that features a field full of classy mares.

Catkins is the horse to beat in the Group 3 How Now Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart

In 2013 the How Now Stakes will ...

2013 How Now Stakes Field – Sprint Series Heat 2

2013 How Now Stakes Field – Sprint Series Heat 2

As part of the top Underwood Stakes Day racing action at Caulfield this Saturday a smart field of mares will face off in the race formerly known as the How Now Stakes, the 2013 Sprint Series Heat 2 Stakes.

Hi Belle will wear the No. 1 saddlecloth in Saturday's 2013 How Now Stakes in Melbourne. Photo: Race Horse ...

Let’s Elope Stakes 2013 Tips & Selections

Let’s Elope Stakes 2013 Tips & Selections

Punters looking to get out of trouble in the last race at Flemington tomorrow are facing a tough assignment, with the Group 2 Let’s Elope Stakes (1400m) a very difficult betting assignment.

Alzora is an excellent each-way betting option in the Let's Elope Stakes at Flemington on Saturday. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

A field of sixteen runners is set ...

Let’s Elope Stakes 2013 – Betting Odds Update

Let’s Elope Stakes 2013 – Betting Odds Update

Betting odds have been released for the Group 2 Let’s Elope Stakes, which is due to run at Flemington Racecourse this Saturday September 7, 2013.

Markets for the race are wide open, with current favourite for the 2013 Let’s Elope Stakes, A Time For Julia, paying odds of $6 at Ladbrokes.com.au.

A Time For Julia is betting favourite for ...

2013 Cockram Stakes Win for Octavia

2013 Cockram Stakes Win for Octavia

The Michael Moroney-trained Octavia scored a very impressive win in the Cockram Stakes 2013 at Caulfield on Saturday when saluting as the punters’ pick in the mares-only showdown.

Octavia won the 2013 Cockram Stakes ahead of the big spring features. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Coming off a number of good winter runs including a last start win at ...

2013 PB Lawrence Stakes Day – Race Scratchings

2013 PB Lawrence Stakes Day – Race Scratchings

PB Lawrence Stakes Day will take place at Caulfield Racecourse today August 17, 2013, with the first race due to jump at 12.15pm (AEST).

There have been a total of 13 scratchings for the entire day, however, no horses have been withdrawn from the 2013 PB Lawrence Stakes.

Puissance De Lune is favourite to win the 2013 PB Lawrence ...

Lady Melksham After Back-to-Back Cockram Stakes Wins

Lady Melksham After Back-to-Back Cockram Stakes Wins

Last year’s W.W. Cockram Stakes winner Lady Melksham is back this weekend for the 2013 edition of the mares-only showdown hoping to overcome adversity and take it out again.

Returning Cockram Stakes winner Lady Melksham is looking to retain her perfect first-up record on Saturday. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The now five-year-old daughter of Artie Schiller has had just ...

Octavia Ready for 2013 Cockram Stakes Challenge

Octavia Ready for 2013 Cockram Stakes Challenge

She’s the clear favourite so won’t be going under the radar but trainer Michael Moroney admits Saturday’s 2013 W.W. Cockram Stakes will still be a challenge for the progressive Octavia.

Octavia (outside) is set for a class rise in Saturday's WW Cockram Stakes 2013. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The Holy Roman Emperor mare is one of 14 mares ...