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2017 Easter Cup Field & Betting Odds

2017 Easter Cup Field & Betting Odds

A competitive field of stayers is engaged for Saturday’s feature at Caulfield Racecourse, the Easter Cup 2017 field at capacity with betting on the Group 3 led by Tom Melbourne. Due to run as Caulfield Race 9 at 4:45pm (AEST) as the penultimate event on the Easter Saturday race card in Melbourne, this year’s $150,000…

Almandin Among 2017 Australian Cup Nominations

Almandin Among 2017 Australian Cup Nominations

The Lloyd Williams-owned Melbourne Cup winner Almandin is one of the headline horses among the Australian Cup 2017 nominations that closed this week for the Flemington ‘Super Saturday’ event. Racing Victoria took early entries for the Australian Guineas on March 4 as well as the Newmarket Handicap and $1.5 million Group 1 Australian Cup (2000m)…

2015 Mackinnon Stakes Betting Tips

2015 Mackinnon Stakes Betting Tips

The Mackinnon Stakes 2015 field is down to a line-up of 14 after the widely-drawn Fawkner came out of the Victoria Derby Day classic for Saturday, and which of the remaining hopefuls to back in Flemington Race 6 is detailed in our tips below. With a jump time scheduled for 3:05pm (AEST), this year’s $1…

2015 Mackinnon Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

2015 Mackinnon Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

A traditional Melbourne Cup lead-up, the Mackinnon Stakes 2015 is one of the headline features of Victoria Derby Day at Flemington Racecourse this weekend and a detailed form guide and betting preview on the weight-for-age classic is found below. This year’s $1 million Group 1 Longines Mackinnon Stakes (2000m) is due to jump at 3:05pm…

Tight Mackinnon Stakes 2015 Betting Market

Tight Mackinnon Stakes 2015 Betting Market

It is a tight affair in 2015 Mackinnon Stakes betting for one of the four Group 1 Victoria Derby Day features at Flemington on Saturday with half the field at single-figures to win. Offering a Melbourne Cup ballot exemption to the winner, this year’s $1 million Group 1 Longines Mackinnon Stakes (2000m) runs as Flemington…

2015 Mackinnon Stakes Field: Magic Hurricane Draws 1

2015 Mackinnon Stakes Field: Magic Hurricane Draws 1

John O’Shea’s in-form The Metropolitan winner Magic Hurricane has come up trumps with the inside alley as he shoots for successive Group 1 wins this weekend in Melbourne’s Mackinnon Stakes 2015 at Flemington Racecourse. One of four elite level races on the Victoria Derby Day program, all nine races on the card available at Best…

Sons Of John Works Well Ahead of 2015 Crystal Mile

Sons Of John Works Well Ahead of 2015 Crystal Mile

Hard-working NSW hoop Jeff Penza said his confidence is sky high after putting his Crystal Mile 2015 mount on Cox Plate Day this weekend Sons Of John through his paces in a track gallop on Tuesday morning. A veteran of close to 5000 rides over the past half-a-decade, Penza has his first ride under race…

Cox Plate 2015 Options Open for Pornichet

Cox Plate 2015 Options Open for Pornichet

After making the 14-starter line up for Saturday’s 2015 Cox Plate field, Gai Waterhouse’s French import Pornichet drew barrier 11 giving the horse and his hoop Kerrin McEvoy a host of options in the Moonee Valley feature. Due to jump as Moonee Valley Race 9, this year’s $3 million Group 1 W.S. Cox Plate (2040m)…

2015 Cox Plate Field & Barriers: Winx Draws One

2015 Cox Plate Field & Barriers: Winx Draws One

Chris Waller’s Epsom Handicap winning mare Winx has a 30-plus years’ hoodoo to overcome after coming up with gate one in the Cox Plate 2015 barrier draw for Saturday’s Moonee Valley classic jumping from the inside alley in the capacity field. Australasia’s weight-for-age championship, the $3 million Group 1 W.S. Cox Plate (2040m) features a…

2015 Cox Plate Field: Complacent No Certainty

2015 Cox Plate Field: Complacent No Certainty

Godolphin’s smart Craven Plate winning stallion Complacent is in danger of missing out on a start in Saturday’s capacity 14-starter Cox Plate 2015 field that is finalised on Tuesday morning. Connections have until 8:30am (AEST) on Tuesday to pay the $27,500 final acceptance fee for this year’s $3 million Group 1 W.S. Cox Plate (2040m)…