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Flemington Results – Rockpecker Wins 2012 VIC TAB $2 Million Quaddie

Flemington Results – Rockpecker Wins 2012 VIC TAB $2 Million Quaddie

Rockpecker has relished the wet ground at Flemington Racecourse today when winning the 2012 Listed VIC TAB $2m Quaddie.

The eight-year-old gelding came from the middle of the field to win the race by half a length ahead of Playwright, who finished second, and Happy Trails, who ran home for third.

Rockpecker was purchase for just $1,250 ...

Crystal Mile 2011 Betting Tips & Form Guide

Crystal Mile 2011 Betting Tips & Form Guide

One of the key support races on a crack nine-race Cox Plate Day 2011 program at Moonee Valley this Saturday will be the $200,000 Group 2 Crystal Mile (1600m) and here the Races.com.au team take a closer look at the form on the 12 gallopers engaged, providing our exclusive Crystal Mile betting tips and selections.

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Simply Put, Our Caulfield Racing Tips – Saturday 19/03/2011

Simply Put, Our Caulfield Racing Tips – Saturday 19/03/2011

With the Coolmore Classic taking centre stage this weekend you could be forgiven for forgetting about the fantastic day of racing also taking place at Caulfield Racecourse on Saturday March 19th.

We’ve put together a full tipping guide for the entire eight race program with current fixed price odds thanks to Luxbet.

While there are no Group races at Caulfield ...

2011 Blamey Stakes – Nominations Released

2011 Blamey Stakes – Nominations Released

The 2011 Blamey Stakes will be running this at Flemington Racecourse this Saturday March 12, 2011, and nominations have revealed that 21 talented horses have nominated.

The Group 2 Blamey Stakes is raced over 1,600 metres and is worth a tidy $250,000 in prize money.

Open to horses aged three-years-old and above, the 2011 Blamey Stakes nominations this year includes ...

Listed TAB 50th Birthday Stakes Results – Flemington Race 8

Listed TAB 50th Birthday Stakes Results – Flemington Race 8

Launay is the Flemington Race 8 winner

Launay has won the final race on Australian Guineas Day at Flemington, taking out the Listed TAB 50th Birthday Stakes.

Starting as the race favourite, Launay sat second behind Danzylum for the majority of the race while Orbit Express was third.

Coming into the final 200m Launay surged past Danzylum to win comfortable ...

Listed TAB 50th Birthday Stakes Field 2011

Listed TAB 50th Birthday Stakes Field 2011

The final field for the 2011 Listed TAB 50th Birthday Stakes shows that a very high standard of talent has been assembled for the final race on Australian Guineas Day at Flemington.

Unfortunately the Listed TAB 50th Birthday Stakes field won’t feature the long awaited return of Roman Emperor but there are plenty of others that will no doubt draw ...

TAB 50th Birthday Stakes Nominations 2011

TAB 50th Birthday Stakes Nominations 2011

Nominations are out for the TAB 50th Birthday Stakes, one of four listed events to be held at Flemington this Saturday on Australian Guineas Day.

The race will be run over 1400m and worth $125,000, there are 16 runners plus four emergencies.

Bart Cummings has had a fairly quiet Autumn season by his standards but that could change as he ...

Carlyon Cup 2011 – Nominations

Carlyon Cup 2011 – Nominations

Twenty horses have been nominated for the 2011 Carlyon Cup this Saturday February 12, 2011.

The Group 3 Carlyon Cup is worth $125,000 in prize money and will this year be run over a distance of 1,600 metres.

Mick Price’s Vivid Vixen is looking for a first-up win after a stellar last preparation where she won four of her ...

2010 Ballarat Cup Field, Form & Betting

2010 Ballarat Cup Field, Form & Betting

The feature horse race this Sunday November 20th will take place in Victoria with the $130,000 Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m) set to light up the track, the feature running on a Sunday for the first time in history.

The 2010 Ballarat Cup has drawn a final field of 16 quality stayers with the Peter Snowden-trained Kidnapped the top-weight with ...

Playwright Wins 2010 7Mate Handicap – Emirates Stakes Day Results

Playwright Wins 2010 7Mate Handicap – Emirates Stakes Day Results

Playwright has won the 2010 7Mate Handicap quite comfortably over massive favourite Red Colossus in one of the more surprising Emirates Stakes Day results for punters.

Of course, we weren’t too surprised as we’d tipped the 6 year old to win it, largely on his success and experience at the distance. We were surprised at how dominantly he did it, ...