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Xtravagant Thriving Ahead of 2016 Cox Plate Campaign

Xtravagant Thriving Ahead of 2016 Cox Plate Campaign

Xtravagant is reportedly in excellent condition ahead of his flight to Australia next week for a Spring Carnival campaign, to be geared towards the 2016 Cox Plate (2040m) at Moonee Valley in late October. Xtravagant has been a strong and consistent performer for trainer Stephen Autridge throughout his short but impressive racing career so far;…

2016 Grafton Cup Field and Barrier Draw

2016 Grafton Cup Field and Barrier Draw

A classy field of fifteen runners has been confirmed for Thursday’s featured 2016 Grafton Cup (2350m); highlighted by the inclusion of some of the winter’s standout stayers. Leading trainer Chris Waller will have a representative in the feature race, after confirming Index Linked in the 2016 Grafton Cup field. Index Linked has posted a commendable…

2016 Caloundra Cup Nominations Released

2016 Caloundra Cup Nominations Released

Seventeen stayers are poised to line up at the Sunshine Coast on Saturday following the release of 2016 Caloundra Cup (2400m) nominations this morning. Amexed posted an impressive win as a $21 outsider last start and has been included by leading Queensland trainer Tony Gollan in 2016 Caloundra Cup nominations. Amexed stamped himself as a…

Tonopah Holds Off Prince Of Penzance in RA Lee Stakes

Tonopah Holds Off Prince Of Penzance in RA Lee Stakes

Tonopah has withstood a late charge by Melbourne Cup hero Prince Of Penzance to win the Group 3 RA Lee Stakes (1600m) at Adelaide’s Morphettville Racecourse this afternoon. Tonopah continued to drift in betting in the hours leading up to jump this afternoon, but experienced a carefree start and was settled just off the early…

2016 Australian Guineas Tips

2016 Australian Guineas Tips

Fifteen three-year-olds remain in contention for Saturday’s featured Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington Racecourse; offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Kiwi raider Xtravagant has remained clear favourite in 2016 Australian Guineas betting markets with this week and has cut into a current…

Prince Of Penzance at Long Melbourne Cup Odds

Prince Of Penzance at Long Melbourne Cup Odds

Trainer Darren Weir is thrilled with the condition of notable stayer Prince Of Penzance but has conceded the six-year-old faces a monumental task in overcoming a talented field at Flemington this afternoon, and is probably fairly treated at long odds in 2015 Melbourne Cup betting markets. Clearly needing the run and more distance when returning…

17 Nominated for 2014 Chelmsford Stakes

17 Nominated for 2014 Chelmsford Stakes

A talented field of 17 runners have been nominated for an appearance in this weekend’s Group 2 Chelmsford Stakes (1600m) at Royal Randwick, highlighted by several previous winners at the highest level of Australian racing. A standout performer through the 2014 Autumn Carnival, trainer David Payne has included Criterion in nominations for the 2014 Chelmsford…

Amexed Delivers Upset Victory in 2014 Rough Habit Plate

Amexed Delivers Upset Victory in 2014 Rough Habit Plate

Talented local Amexed has produced an exceptional turn of foot in the final straight to win the Group 3 Rough Habit Plate (2000m) at Brisbane’s Doomben Racecourse this afternoon, ahead of exciting kiwi raiders Telepathic and Glorious Lad. Jumping from the gates only fairly, the Pentire gelding was forced to settle well within the pack,…

Junoob Scores Brave Win In 2014 Neville Sellwood Stakes

Junoob Scores Brave Win In 2014 Neville Sellwood Stakes

Imported stayer Junoob overcame a heavy Rosehill Gardens track to score a brave win in the 2014 Neville Sellwood Stakes and press his claims to be entered in the 2014 Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Royal Randwick on April 19. Junoob drifted in betting after the Rosehill Gardens track was downgraded to a heavy eight overnight and…

Moriarty Headlines 2014 Neville Sellwood Stakes Field

Moriarty Headlines 2014 Neville Sellwood Stakes Field

Imported stayer Moriarty has been included in the 2014 Neville Sellwood Stakes field and will carry the equal top-weight of 56.5 kilograms in the Group 3 event at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday. Moriarty (barrier one) has not scored a race win since he took out the Group 2 Hill Stakes (2000m) at Royal Randwick during the…