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Australasian Oaks 2017 Form Guide & Betting Preview

Australasian Oaks 2017 Form Guide & Betting Preview

The 2017 Australasian Oaks features a competitive field of smart fillies at Morphettville Racecourse in Adelaide on Saturday, a full form guide analysis and betting preview on the Group 1 detailed below. Running as Race 6 on the Robert Sangster Stakes Day card, a capacity line-up of three-year-old fillies will take to the track in…

2017 South Australian Derby Nominations Feature Odeon

2017 South Australian Derby Nominations Feature Odeon

The Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra-trained Odeon is one of the key three-year-olds that feature in the South Australian Derby 2017 nominations taken this week. A major feature of the Adelaide Autumn Racing Carnival, this season’s $600,000 Group 1 South Australian Derby (2500m) is set to light-up Morphettville Racecourse on Saturday May 13. The South…

2017 Australasian Oaks Nominations Feature Kenedna

2017 Australasian Oaks Nominations Feature Kenedna

Darren Weir’s talented Auraria Stakes winner Kenedna is the headline filly among the Australasian Oaks 2017 nominations now out for next month’s Morphettville Group 1. One of two elite level Adelaide Autumn Racing Carnival features held on May 6 for Robert Sangster Stakes Day, this season’s $500,000 Group 1 Schweppes Australasian Oaks (2000m) attracted 28…

Auraria Stakes 2017 Betting Tips & Update

Auraria Stakes 2017 Betting Tips & Update

This weekend at Morphettville Racecourse a smart line-up of staying fillies face off in the 2017 Auraria Stakes, betting tips and the latest odds on the Australasian Oaks lead-up found below. The field is down to 17 starters with a number of pre-race scratchings, the $120,000 Group 3 Auraria Stakes (1800m) due to run as…

Australasian Oaks Fancies Top 2017 Auraria Stakes Field & Odds

Australasian Oaks Fancies Top 2017 Auraria Stakes Field & Odds

A field full of Australasian Oaks-bound fillies take to the Morphettville track in Adelaide this weekend for the Auraria Stakes 2017. One of two Group status races on the card on Saturday, this year’s $120,000 Listed Schweppervescence Stakes (1800m) is registered as the Auraria Stakes and runs as Morphettville Race 7. Originally attracting an above…

2016 Wakeful Stakes Tips & Odds Update

2016 Wakeful Stakes Tips & Odds Update

A major lead up to next Thursday’s Crown Oaks, the Wakeful Stakes 2016 takes place on Victoria Derby Day this weekend at Flemington and betting tips along with the latest odds on the three-year-old fillies’ feature can be found below. Due to run as Flemington Race 2 at 12:20pm (AEDT) on Saturday, this season’s $300,000…

2016 Wakeful Stakes Field & Betting Odds Released

2016 Wakeful Stakes Field & Betting Odds Released

One of the early support acts on Saturday’s Victoria Derby Day card is the Wakeful Stakes 2016 for three-year-old fillies, a bumper field of 17 set to face off in the set weights plus penalties showdown at Flemington this year. Due to jump at 12:20pm (AEDT) as Flemington Race 2 on the all-Group race program,…

Tiamo Grace Tops 2016 Wakeful Stakes Nominations

Tiamo Grace Tops 2016 Wakeful Stakes Nominations

Darren Weir’s improving filly Tiamo Grace heads the Wakeful Stakes 2016 nominations for the key Crown Oaks lead-up at Flemington Racecourse this Saturday. Outside of the four Group 1 races on the card, a key support act on Victoria Derby Day to open the Melbourne Cup Carnival action is the $300,000 Group 2 Mumm Wakeful…

Derby Dream Alive for Geelong Classic Winner Captain Duffy

Derby Dream Alive for Geelong Classic Winner Captain Duffy

The 2016 Victoria Derby dream is still alive for the Phillip Stokes-trained colt Captain Duffy after his upset win in the Geelong Classic on Wednesday. The King Cugat three-year-old lined-up in this season’s $120,000 Listed Geelong Classic (2200m) on Geelong Cup Day as a $31 roughie in betting after an unplaced run at Flemington on…

2016 Geelong Cup Day Scratchings & Track Report

2016 Geelong Cup Day Scratchings & Track Report

The countdown to the Melbourne Cup is well and truly on marked by Geelong Cup Day 2016 taking place in Victoria today, 13 days before the ‘race that stops a nation’. For the past 144 years the Geelong Cup has been run and won, and as time goes on the now $300,000 Group 3 staying…