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Hucklebuck Primed for Emirates Stakes

Hucklebuck Primed for Emirates Stakes

Confirmed amongst a capacity field of 16 for Saturday’s Flemington feature, trainer Phillip Stokes has revealed classy miler Hucklebuck is in peak condition leading into the Group 1 Emirates Stakes (1600m) and is confident a maiden victory at the highest level of Australian racing in more than within his means this weekend. Securing a commendable…

Eleven Confirmed for 2014 Hobartville Stakes

Eleven Confirmed for 2014 Hobartville Stakes

Trainer Gai Waterhouse will saddle three runners in the 2014 Hobartville Stakes (1400m) at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday after this morning’s final field and barrier draw for the Group 2 feature confirmed appearances for Romantic Touch, Liberty’s Choice (barrier 2) and Woodbine (barrier 8). Despite noticeably fading over a short spring campaign, Romantic Touch produced…

2014 Hobartville Stakes Nominations Released

2014 Hobartville Stakes Nominations Released

A less-than capacity field appears likely for the 2014 Hobartville Stakes (1400m) at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday after nominations for the Group 2 event revealed only eleven of a possible 13 spaces have been filled, including Dissident. Despite being unable to claim a victory since taking out the Listed Blue Diamond Preview C&G (1000m) on…

2013 Sandown Guineas Results – Paximadia Gives Darley Another Win

2013 Sandown Guineas Results – Paximadia Gives Darley Another Win

Classy colt Paximadia has given Darley their fourth victory in the Group 2 Sandown Guineas (1600m) in the last six years with an impressive win at Caulfield this afternoon. Paximadia looked as though he might get caught between horses in the early stages of the race but jockey Kerrin McEvoy took him to the front of…

2013 Sandown Guineas Betting Update

2013 Sandown Guineas Betting Update

Classy Darley colt Paximadia stamped himself as a horse to watch with his impressive win in the Group 3 Carbine Club Stakes (1600m) at Flemington on Victoria Derby Day and he remains a clear favourite to make it back-to-back wins in the Group 2 Sandown Guineas (1600m) at Caulfield this afternoon. Paximadia started his 2013 Spring…

Snowden Wouldn’t Tip Galah to Win Sandown Stakes 2013

Snowden Wouldn’t Tip Galah to Win Sandown Stakes 2013

They may be leading the markets for the 2013 Sandown Stakes this weekend but Galah could very easily disappoint the favourite backers again according to their trainer Peter Snowden. The bookies are taking no chances on Snowden’s in-form Redoute’s Choice five-year-old who they have installed as the $3.80 favourite in the markets for the $150,000…

Snowden Spins Pinwheel in Kevin Heffernan Stakes 2013

Snowden Spins Pinwheel in Kevin Heffernan Stakes 2013

Darley’s head trainer Peter Snowden will play a strong hand across the feature races at Caulfield’s Sandown Guineas Day this Saturday, but one horse he would especially love to see salute is his 2013 Kevin Heffernan Stakes hopeful Pinwheel. Among Snowden’s top chances in Melbourne are the likes of Galah in the Group 3 Sandown…

Sandown Guineas 2013 Betting Tips

Sandown Guineas 2013 Betting Tips

The 2013 Sandown Guineas is set to run at Caulfield Racecourse this Saturday, its traditional home at Sandown undergoing a track renovation, and below are the Races.com.au team’s insider tips for the three-year-olds classic. There are 11 hopefuls in the field for this year’s $350,000 Group 2 Sportingbet Sandown Guineas (1600m) which is scheduled as…

2013 Sandown Guineas Form Guide & Betting Preview

2013 Sandown Guineas Form Guide & Betting Preview

The always-popular Zipping Classic Day is set to run at Caulfield Racecourse this Saturday, November 16, with a detailed form guide and betting preview for one of the day’s features – the Sandown Guineas 2013– found below. Running as Race 7 at 4:10pm (AEST) this year’s $350,000 Group 2 Sandown Guineas (1600m) features a smart…

Cummings Presents His Best Case for 2013 Sandown Guineas

Cummings Presents His Best Case for 2013 Sandown Guineas

Sydney horseman Anthony Cummings is pleased with the form and condition of his progressive three-year-old Best Case who he will saddle-up in the Sandown Guineas 2013 in Melbourne this weekend. One of 11 hopefuls engaged in this year’s $350,000 Group 2 Sandown Guineas (1600m), running at Caulfield due to the track upgrade at Sandown, Savabeel…