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Dubai Turf the Target for Awesome Rock

Dubai Turf the Target for Awesome Rock

Co-trainer Troy Corstens has revealed a bold plan for stable star Awesome Rock to run in the Group 1 Dubai Turf (1800m) at Meydan Racecourse, following a three-start Autumn Carnival preparation in 2017.

Awesome Rock will be set for an appearance in the Group 1 Dubai Turf at Meydan upon resuming in 2017. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Awesome Rock has ...

2016 Melbourne Cup Betting Update

2016 Melbourne Cup Betting Update

Hartnell remains on top of 2016 Melbourne Cup betting markets after he finished second behind Winx in the Cox Plate at Moonee Valley this afternoon.

Hartnell remains on top of Melbourne Cup betting following his defeat in the 2016 Cox Plate. Photo by: Steve Hart

Hartnell was no match for Winx in the final stages of the Cox Plate – ...

Awesome Rock to Gallop at Moonee Valley Ahead of Cox Plate 2016

Awesome Rock to Gallop at Moonee Valley Ahead of Cox Plate 2016

Talented entire Awesome Rock will been given another look at the Moonee Valley track before taking his place in Saturday’s featured 2016 Cox Plate (2040m).

Awesome Rock will gallop at Moonee Valley before taking his place in the 2016 Cox Plate field. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Awesome Rock secured ballot-free entry into the Cox Plate 2016 with dominant performance for ...

Capacity 2016 Caulfield Cup Field: Preferment Top-Weight

Capacity 2016 Caulfield Cup Field: Preferment Top-Weight

Sydney’s premier trainer Chris Waller is in Melbourne this weekend shooting for his maiden Caulfield Cup win with dual acceptors for the mile and a half classic including top-weight Preferment.

Preferment (inside) carries top weight in Saturday’s 2016 Caulfield Cup field. Photo: Steve Hart.

A capacity field of 18 stayers plus two emergencies are engaged for this year’s $3 ...

No 2016 Caulfield Cup for Antonio Giuseppe

No 2016 Caulfield Cup for Antonio Giuseppe

Chris Waller’s promising stayer Antonio Giuseppe will miss the 2016 Group 1 $3m BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m) at Caulfield on Saturday and will head to the paddock for a break.

Antonio Giuseppe, above, is out of the Caulfield Cup at Caulfield. Photo by Steve Hart.

Antonio Giuseppe was chasing his fifth win on the trot when second to Sir ...

Winx Leads 2016 Cox Plate Third Acceptances

Winx Leads 2016 Cox Plate Third Acceptances

The Cox Plate 2016 field is beginning to take shape with the reigning champion Winx headlining the 29 third acceptances for the Moonee Valley classic running on Saturday October 22.

Reigning champion Winx is the headline 2016 Cox Plate third acceptor for the October 22 classic at Moonee Valley Racecourse. Photo: Steve Hart.

Up from 24 hopefuls at the same ...

2016 Melbourne Cup First Acceptances Feature 52 Stayers

2016 Melbourne Cup First Acceptances Feature 52 Stayers

Fifty-two stayers remain in Melbourne Cup 2016 contention after Racing Victoria (RV) closed first acceptances for the ‘race that stops’ a nation on Tuesday including 12 internationals.

The Bart Cummings winner Almandin heads the updated Melbourne Cup 2016 ballot post-first acceptances for the November 1 classic. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Run on Tuesday November 1 as Flemington Race 7, ...

Hartnell Is The Turnbull Stakes Winner

Hartnell Is The Turnbull Stakes Winner

Hartnell made it three dominant wins on the trot with an outstanding victory in the 2016 Turnbull Stakes at Flemington this afternoon.

Hartnell made it three wins on the trot with an outstanding victory in the 2016 Turnbull Stakes. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Hartnell romped to victory in both the Chelmsford Stakes and the Hill Stakes before making the ...

Turnbull Stakes 2016 Betting Tips & Form Guide

Turnbull Stakes 2016 Betting Tips & Form Guide

This Sunday in Melbourne the Group 1 Victorian Spring Racing Carnival action continues with the 2016 Turnbull Stakes, betting tips and a detailed form guide on the clash found below.

Our Ivanhowe is the Races.com.au tip to win Sunday’s Turnbull Stakes 2016 at Flemington Racecourse in an upset. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Running as Flemington Race 7 at 3:55pm (AEDT), ...

Preferment Heads 2016 Turnbull Stakes Field

Preferment Heads 2016 Turnbull Stakes Field

This Sunday in Melbourne the Chris Waller-trained Preferment will defend his title in the Turnbull Stakes 2016 shooting for successive wins in the Flemington feature.

Preferment (inside) defends his title at Flemington on Sunday in the Turnbull Stakes 2016. Photo: Steve Hart.

A final field of 13 hopefuls is engaged for this year’s edition of the $500,000 Group 1 ...