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2011 Coolmore Classic Day Scratchings

2011 Coolmore Classic Day Scratchings

The much anticipated Coolmore Classic Day has finally arrived and there have been minimal scratching in the nine races running today March 19, 2011.

The two main scratchings feature in the headline event, the Group 1 Coolmore Classic, with Lady Lynette and Purple both withdrawn from the race due to an elevated temperature.

Purple is one of the two ...

Purple Scratched from 2011 Coolmore Classic Field

Purple Scratched from 2011 Coolmore Classic Field

Purple has been scratched from the 2011 Coolmore Classic Field

The latest news in regards to tomorrow’s $600,000 Group 1 Coolmore Classic (1500m) at Rosehill is that Peter Snowden’s five-year-old Commands mare Purple has been scratched from the field.

The latest scratching leaves 15 fillies and mares in contention to become the Coolmore Classic winner when Rosehill Race 7 jumps ...

Coolmore Classic 2011 Final Field & Barrier Draw

Coolmore Classic 2011 Final Field & Barrier Draw

The final field and barrier draw for the marquee race on the Rosehill programme this Saturday, the $600,000 Group 1 Coolmore Classic (1500m), have been released with 17 fillies and mares accepted for the autumn feature.

Early favourite Melito has drawn barrier 11 for the 2011 Coolmore Classic at Rosehill

Early favourite in the Coolmore Classic field Melito has suffered...

Coolmore Classic 2011 Nominations Released

Coolmore Classic 2011 Nominations Released

This Saturday the next major meeting of the Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival will light up Rosehill Gardens Racecourse, the day highlighted by the $600,000 Group 1 Coolmore Classic (1500m).

The 2011 Coolmore Classic nominations have been taken with 21 fillies and mares making up the early entries.

Melito has been allocated the top weight of 59.5kg for Saturday’s Coolmore Classic ...

Well Rounded wins the Matriarch Stakes – Emirates Stakes Day Results

Well Rounded wins the Matriarch Stakes – Emirates Stakes Day Results

The Lee Freedman trained four-year-old mare Well Rounded has won the Group 3 Matriarch Stakes over 1600m at Flemington today on Emirates Stakes Day.

Well Rounded, with jockey Ben Melham, had a strong run to the line and took the lead with about 400m to go from Purple, who had led for the majority of the race. Purple, ...

2010 Matriarch Stakes Tips – Emirates Stakes Day Race 7

2010 Matriarch Stakes Tips – Emirates Stakes Day Race 7

The race following the Emirates Stakes will be the Group 2 Matriarch Stakes at 3:40Pm AEDST as race 7. Read on for our top Matriarch Stakes tips.

Our pick to win this event is Keep The Peace, starting from barrier 16 and the favourite in the odds at Luxbet. Keep The Peace earned third places in two recent Group ...

2010 Matriarch Stakes Field & Betting Preview

2010 Matriarch Stakes Field & Betting Preview

Emirates Stakes Day takes place at Flemington this Saturday featuring an elite line up of Group races including the $300,000 Group 2 Matriarch Stakes (2000m), the last major feature for mares at the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival.

The 2010 Matriarch Stakes has attracted a capacity final field of 16 mares, plus three emergencies, with Peter Snowden’s Purple the pronounced favourite ...

Ginga Dude Wins 2010 David Jones Cup – Caulfield Cup Day Race 7 Results

Ginga Dude Wins 2010 David Jones Cup – Caulfield Cup Day Race 7 Results

Seven-year-old Kiwi galloper Ginga Dude has won the seventh race on the Caulfield Cup Day schedule today, claiming a comprehensive win in the $125,000 Group 3 David Jones Cup (2000m).

The Graeme Boyd-trained Ginga Dude was originally aimed at the 2010 Caulfield Cup but had to settle for a run, and in turn an emphatic win, in the David Jones ...

David Jones Cup Betting Tips – Caulfield Cup Day Race 7

David Jones Cup Betting Tips – Caulfield Cup Day Race 7

One race out from the marquee event, the 2010 Caulfield Cup, Race 7 at Caulfield Racecourse today will be the $125,000 Group 3 David Jones Cup (2000m) set to start at 3:20pm (AEDST).

The 2010 David Jones Cup final field features plenty of talented stayers, six less than the original acceptors following the scratching of #2 Red Ruler, #3 ...

2010 David Jones Cup Field, Barrier Draw & Preview

2010 David Jones Cup Field, Barrier Draw & Preview

One of the most anticipated races on Caulfield Cup Day this Saturday is the $125,000 Group 3 David Jones Cup (2000m), which has attracted a capacity field of top stayers.

The 2010 David Jones Cup final field features 16 gallopers plus three emergencies, making this one of the best betting opportunities for punters at the Caulfield meeting.

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