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2017 Inglis Sires’ Produce Stakes Odds & Betting Update

2017 Inglis Sires’ Produce Stakes Odds & Betting Update

A talented and capacity field of two-year-olds is set to contest the 2017 Group 1 Inglis Sires’ Produce Stakes (1400m) at Royal Randwick on Saturday; offering punters terrific value from a betting perspective and several opportunities to place a winning wager. Frolic produced a typically smart performance to finish second in the Group 1 Golden…

2017 Inglis Sires’ Produce Stakes Field Released

2017 Inglis Sires’ Produce Stakes Field Released

A talented and capacity group of sixteen two-year-old will seek Group 1 success at Royal Randwick on Saturday following the completion and release of the 2017 Inglis Sires’ Produce Stakes final field and barrier draw this morning. Frolic stormed home to finish second in the Group 1 Golden Slipper (1200m) a fortnight ago and leads…

Waterhouse Eyes 2016 Caulfield Guineas for Evacuation

Waterhouse Eyes 2016 Caulfield Guineas for Evacuation

Evacuation has just his second start in Sydney on the weekend but co-trainer Gai Waterhouse has a high opinion of the youngster who could target the Caulfield Guineas 2016 in Melbourne this October. Waterhouse and training partner Adrian Bott have More Than Ready colt Evacuation entered for a first-up run on Saturday in an $85,000…

2017 Golden Slipper Nominations Released

2017 Golden Slipper Nominations Released

The Australian Turf Club (ATC) took early nominations for the Golden Slipper 2017 this week with a bumper 2,091 youngsters in the mix for next year’s edition of the world’s richest race for juveniles. Nominations for the $3.5 million Group 1 Longines Golden Slipper Stakes (1200m), run at Rosehill Gardens on March 19 during the…

2015 Golden Slipper Form Right for Vancouver

2015 Golden Slipper Form Right for Vancouver

Ahead of black-type winning colt Vancouver’s first-up run of the season at Rosehill Gardens this Saturday, his five-time Golden Slipper winning trainer Gai Waterhouse is making comparisons between him and a host of her other male Slipper champions. Medaglia D’Oro two-year-old Vancouver has his second career start in the opening Expressway Stakes Day race this…

Dear Demi Primed for Cockram Stakes Resumption

Dear Demi Primed for Cockram Stakes Resumption

A notable performer over major races through the 2013 Spring Racing Carnival, trainer Clarry Conners has revealed he is thrilled with the form of Group 1-winning mare Dear Demi ahead of her resumption in this weekend’s Group 3 Cockram Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield. Securing a commendable total of six wins and 12 minor places from…

Happy Birthday, Thoroughbreds of Australia!

Happy Birthday, Thoroughbreds of Australia!

The arrival of August 1st marks the birthday of every Australian Thoroughbred each year, and 2014 marks a particularly special year for several of the nation’s most memorable and loved performers. Arguably the biggest landmark for Australian runners chalking up another year in 2014, 1997 World Champion stayer Might And Power today celebrates his 21st…

2015 Blue Diamond Stakes Nominations Taken

2015 Blue Diamond Stakes Nominations Taken

Nominations for the Blue Diamond Stakes 2015 next Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival were taken by the Melbourne Racing Club (MRC) on Tuesday with 1205 yearlings nominated for the two-year-olds’ classic. With nominations up 17 from last season, next year’s $1 million Group 1 Sportingbet Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) marks the 45th edition of the race…

Driefontein Primed for Robert Sangster Stakes

Driefontein Primed for Robert Sangster Stakes

Trainer Gai Waterhouse is confident talented four-year-old Driefontein has the class and is in the right form to break through for a maiden victory at Group 1 level in this afternoon’s Robert Sangster Stakes (1200m) at South Australia’s Morphettville Racecourse. Returning to the track in particularly competitive form in her current preparation, Waterhouse confirmed in-form…

2014 Chairman’s Stakes Betting Update

2014 Chairman’s Stakes Betting Update

A number of talented two-year-olds will meet in the Chairman’s Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday and there is very little separating the leading contenders in the betting market for the Group 3 event. Gai Waterhouse-trained Nayeli is currently the favourite in Chairman’s Stakes betting markets, at odds of $3.10, after recording an impressive win on debut…