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Ongoing battle for favouritism for 2017 Doomben Cup

Ongoing battle for favouritism for 2017 Doomben Cup

The ongoing battle continues between It’s Somewhat and Articus for favouritism for the Group 1 $650,000 Hardy Brothers Doomben Cup (2000m) at Doomben today.

Articus, above, is in a battle for Doomben Cup favouritism with It’s Somewhat. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The two highly fancied gallopers have been alternating positions at the top of the market order at Ladbrokes.com.au...

Plenty of scratchings on Heavy 9 track for 2017 Doomben Cup Day

Plenty of scratchings on Heavy 9 track for 2017 Doomben Cup Day

The Chris Waller trained Preferment and Vanbrugh as well as the Kiwi galloper Benzini have been scratched from the Group 1 $650,000 Hardy Brothers Doomben Cup (2000m) at Doomben today.

It’s Somewhat, above, is the favourite for the Doomben Cup. Photo by Steve Hart.

The track for the Doomben Cup meeting has been rated a heavy 9 after receiving 23mm ...

Doomben Cup 2017 Form Guide & Preview

Doomben Cup 2017 Form Guide & Preview

The second Group 1 of the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival takes place on Saturday and below punters will find a comprehensive 2017 Doomben Cup form guide analysis and betting preview on the weight-for-age feature.

Amelie’s Star is the best fancied of the three mares taking on the boys in Saturday’s Doomben Cup field 2017. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

Sixteen stayers face ...

2017 AD Hollindale Stakes Betting: It’s Somewhat Favourite

2017 AD Hollindale Stakes Betting: It’s Somewhat Favourite

Last start Doncaster Mile champion It’s Somewhat is the firming favourite in AD Hollindale Stakes 2017 betting to continue his winning streak this weekend at the Gold Coast Racecourse.

The Chris Waller-trained McCreery is second favourite in A.D. Hollindale Stakes 2017 betting at the Gold Coast this weekend. Photo: Steve Hart.

The John O’Shea-trained son of Dynaformer is ...

Ranvet Stakes 2017 Form Guide & Betting Preview

Ranvet Stakes 2017 Form Guide & Betting Preview

A small field full of depth faces off at Rosehill on Saturday in the 2017 Ranvet Stakes, a comprehensive form guide analysis and betting preview for the weight-for-age showdown found below.

Antonio Giuseppe is a proven wet track performer with the highest Win & Place Rates of the Ranvet Stakes 2017 contenders. Photo: Steve Hart.

Due to run as ...

Small Eight Horse 2017 Ranvet Stakes Field Released

Small Eight Horse 2017 Ranvet Stakes Field Released

Once again the Ranvet Stakes 2017 field has attracted less than half the capacity number of acceptors with the hot favourite Hartnell facing just the seven rivals at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday.

Hartnell is the horse to beat in a small 2017 Ranvet Stakes field at Rosehill Racecourse on Slipper Day. Photo: Steve Hart.

Scheduled to run as Race 4 ...

Winx Features in 2017 Australian Cup First Acceptances

Winx Features in 2017 Australian Cup First Acceptances

Australian Cup 2017 first acceptances for the Flemington Super Saturday showdown on March 11 closed this week with superstar mare Winx still in the mix despite being an unlikely final acceptor.

Headline 2017 Australian Cup first acceptor Winx is unlikely to run in the final field at Flemington on March 11. Photo: Steve Hart.

On Tuesday Racing Victoria took first ...

Fit Winx All Set for 2017 Apollo Stakes Win

Fit Winx All Set for 2017 Apollo Stakes Win

Before the final field has even been confirmed the glamour mare Winx is odds-on favourite to win the Apollo Stakes 2017 first-up and she looked the picture of health in a Rosehill hit-out on Tuesday morning.

Nine-time Group 1 winner Winx is ready to dominate the 2017 Apollo Stakes odds and results this Saturday in Sydney first-up. Photo: Steve Hart....

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.

Melbourne Cup winner Almandin heads the 2017 Australian Cup nominations for Flemington’s Super Saturday this March. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Racing Victoria took early entries for the Australian Guineas on ...

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 ...