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Fownes Feeling Lucky for VRC Sprint Classic 2013

Fownes Feeling Lucky for VRC Sprint Classic 2013

Hong Kong horseman Caspar Fownes is all smiles ahead of Saturday’s 2013 VRC Sprint Classic, formerly the Patinack Farm Classic, at Flemington having been impressed with a Melbourne Cup Day gallop from his star performer Lucky Nine.

Former Melbourne Cup winning jocky Brett Pebble rides the favourite Lucky Nine in Saturday's VRC Sprint Classic 2013. Photo: Race ...

Star Studded 2013 VRC Sprint Classic Field Released

Star Studded 2013 VRC Sprint Classic Field Released

A super line-up of Group 1 winners and exciting sprinters are set to face off in the VRC Sprint Classic 2013 field at Flemington’s Emirates Stakes Day meeting this Saturday, November 9, which was previously known as the Patinack Farm Classic.

Manikato Stakes winner Buffering shoots for another Group 1 in Saturday's VRC Sprint Classic 2013. Photo: Race Horse ...

Patinack Farm Classic 2013 First Acceptances Taken

Patinack Farm Classic 2013 First Acceptances Taken

There are 35 sprinters still heading towards a run in the 2013 Patinack Farm Classic on the final day of the Melbourne Cup Carnival this November following the release of first acceptances for the Emirates Stakes Day feature.

Chris Waller's star three-year-old is early favourite of the 2013 Patinack Farm Classic first acceptors. Photo: Steve Hart.

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Lucky Nine Pleases at Valley Ahead of Manikato Stakes 2013

Lucky Nine Pleases at Valley Ahead of Manikato Stakes 2013

Hong Kong superstar Lucky Nine has had their first official look at the notoriously tricky Moonee Valley circuit in Melbourne, the raider enjoying a winning jump-out at the track ahead of the 2013 Manikato Stakes Friday week.

Hong Kong-based Brett Prebble will ride Lucky Nine in Friday week's Manikato Stakes 2013. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

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Lucky Nine Working Well Towards Manikato Stakes 2013

Lucky Nine Working Well Towards Manikato Stakes 2013

Star Hong Kong sprinter Lucky Nine had their first serious piece of work at Werribee this week since arriving in the country, the Casper Fownes-trained champ set to debut down under in the 2013 Manikato Stakes.

Brett Prebble will partner with Lucky Nine for their Melbourne sprint campaign this spring. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Dubawi six-year-old Lucky ...

2013 Patinack Farm Classic Nominations Released

2013 Patinack Farm Classic Nominations Released

The race is on for the sprint stars this spring heading toward the Melbourne Cup Carnival’s Patinack Farm Classic 2013 with nominations for the million dollar showdown released by Racing Victoria this week.

Moment Of Change is Peter Moody's best 2013 Patinack Farm Classic nominee with the trianer winning in 2010 and 2011 with Black Caviar. Photo: Race Horse ...

2013 Manikato Stakes Target for Hong Kong’s Lucky Nine

2013 Manikato Stakes Target for Hong Kong’s Lucky Nine

Last start Singapore Sprint winner Lucky Nine has entered quarantine and will be ready to debut down under in next month’s Manikato Stakes 2013 according to their Hong Kong-based trainer Casper Fownes.

Fownes is eagerly awaiting the first Australian campaign of his talented Irish-bred Dubawi gelding Lucky Nine who beat home Aussie sprint star Bel Sprinter by three lengths ...

Adamantium to Return on 2013 Makybe Diva Stakes Day

Adamantium to Return on 2013 Makybe Diva Stakes Day

While much of trainer Danny O’Brien’s spring attention is focused on the return of his Newmarket Handicap winner Shamexpress he’s also eyeing an early Group win for Adamantium who is set to return on Makybe Diva Stakes Day 2013.

Shamexpress will return to work in England before coming home to Victoria for the spring. Photo: Sarah Ebbett.

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French Force Must be Lethal Before Melbourne Spring 2013

French Force Must be Lethal Before Melbourne Spring 2013

Connections of English 2013 Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival hope Lethal Force have announced the talented grey must put in a cracking next-up run in France before being confirmed for a trip down under.

The Clive Cox-trained Dark Angel four-year-old entered calculations for the spring sprints following back-to-back wins in Britain this season.

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Buffering Ready for 4th Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival Bid

Buffering Ready for 4th Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival Bid

Rob Heathcote’s always honest sprinter Buffering is gearing up for his fourth consecutive Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival raid where there Queensland speedster will again look to finally score an elusive Group 1 win.

Buffering is set to resume racing in a few weeks for their fourth Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival appearance. Photo: Daniel Costello.

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