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Epingle Heads 2014 Epona Stakes Nominations

Epingle Heads 2014 Epona Stakes Nominations

Fresh off two Group triumphs in Tasmania, Michael Kent’s Cranbourne-based mare Epingle has now been nominated for the Epona Stakes 2014 at Rosehill Racecourse this Saturday. One of eight Group races on the Rosehill Guineas Day program on the weekend, this year’s $150,000 Group 3 Epona Stakes (1900m) has attracted a bumper 20 fillies and…

Diamond Drill Returns to Form to Claim 2014 Aspiration Quality

Diamond Drill Returns to Form to Claim 2014 Aspiration Quality

Talented four-year-old Diamond Drille has overcome a talented field to win the Group 3 Aspiration Quality (1600m) at Royal Randwick racecourse this afternoon. Having jumped well, the talented Al Maher mare settled on the heels of early pace setters Porcellanus and Capital Commander, and was able to break clear of the bunched pack after rounding…

2014 Aspiration Quality Final Field and Barrier Draw

2014 Aspiration Quality Final Field and Barrier Draw

The 2014 Group 3 Aspiration Quality (1600m) will share a particularly exciting Royal Randwick race card with two Group 1 races, three Group 2 races, and a handful of other talent-filled events this Saturday, but is shaping as one of the most hard-fought contests of the day. Having been touted as a leading contender in…

2013 Angst Stakes Field – Spring Champion Stakes Day

2013 Angst Stakes Field – Spring Champion Stakes Day

This Saturday Sydney’s final Group 1 race meeting of the spring will take place at Royal Randwick, with the day’s major support race being the Angst Stakes 2013. One of only two Group races on the program along with the $400,000 Group 1 Spring Champion Stakes (2000m) for three-year-olds, this year’s $125,000 Group 3 McGrath…

Queensland Oaks 2013 Tips & Exotic Betting Selections

Queensland Oaks 2013 Tips & Exotic Betting Selections

While there’s sure to be plenty of hype over the two Eagle Farm races offering a Stradbroke Handicap ballot exemption to the winners, the official marquee race of the weekend is the 2013 Queensland Oaks– tips and betting picks from the Races.com.au crew for which are listed right here. Lighting up the Brisbane track as…

Equal Favourites in 2013 Queensland Oaks – Betting Update

Equal Favourites in 2013 Queensland Oaks – Betting Update

With the early favourite Dear Demi easing in her price to become a dual Oaks winning and the punters coming for her biggest danger Gondokoro the two smart fillies are now equal top fancies in the Queensland Oaks 2013 odds for this weekend. Clarry Conners’ Crown Oaks champ and The Roses winner Dear Demi opened…

2013 Queensland Oaks Form Guide & Betting Preview

2013 Queensland Oaks Form Guide & Betting Preview

The headline race of the weekend runs in Brisbane on Saturday with Eagle Farm Racecourse to host a hot edition of the Queensland Oaks, the 2013 form guide analysis and betting preview for which are detailed below. Set to run as Eagle Farm Race 7 at 3:40pm (AEST) this year’s $400,000 Group 1 XXXX Gold…

Updated Queensland Oaks 2013 Odds – Still a Two Filly Race

Updated Queensland Oaks 2013 Odds – Still a Two Filly Race

Betting on Saturday’s 2013 Queensland Oaks has re-opened following the release of the final field, Clarry Conners’ smart Dehere filly Dear Demi remaining at the top of the markets for the Eagle Farm feature. Winner of the Crown Oaks during the Melbourne Cup Carnival last spring, Dear Demi will be having her third start in…

2013 Queensland Oaks Field Led By Dear Demi

2013 Queensland Oaks Field Led By Dear Demi

Clarry Conners’ Crown Oaks champion filly Dear Demi runs in her latest Group 1 assignment this weekend heading a full field for the Queensland Oaks 2013 at Eagle Farm Racecourse in Brisbane. The talented daughter of Dehere is one of 18 three-year-old fillies accepted for this year’s edition of the $400,000 Group 1 XXXX Gold…

Gondokoro V Dear Demi – 2013 Queensland Oaks Head to Head

Gondokoro V Dear Demi – 2013 Queensland Oaks Head to Head

If the betting market is to be believed, Saturday week’s Group 1 2013 Queensland Oaks (2400m) at Eagle Farm is set to be a race in two. In the current , Sydney filly Dear Demi heads betting at $3.40 but is only slightly ahead of Gondokoro ($3.80) who gave the favourite a serious fright when…