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Rain Drum Heads Newcastle’s Newmarket Handicap 2014 Odds

Rain Drum Heads Newcastle’s Newmarket Handicap 2014 Odds

One of Gai Waterhouse’s Doncaster Mile hopes Rain Drum is narrow favourite to win their lead-up race to the $3 million feature when they race in the 2014 Newcastle Newmarket Handicap in Sydney this afternoon. Set to run as Newcastle Race 7 at 5:00pm (AEST), this year’s $125,000 Group 3 Enviropacific Newmarket Handicap (1400m) originally…

Doncaster Hopes Head 2014 Newcastle Newmarket Handicap Field

Doncaster Hopes Head 2014 Newcastle Newmarket Handicap Field

This Wednesday in Sydney a field of potential Doncaster Mile hopes will face off at Newcastle in the Newcastle Newmarket Handicap 2014 field. An always anticipated event, this year’s $125,000 Group 3 Enviropacific Newmarket Handicap (1400m) has attracted a final field of 15 hopefuls many of which are nominated for the $3 million Group 1…

Boban Favourite in 2014 Apollo Stakes Betting Markets

Boban Favourite in 2014 Apollo Stakes Betting Markets

Only eight runners will contest the 2014 Group 2 Apollo Stakes (1400m) at Royal Randwick on Saturday after leading chances Pinwheel and Sizzling were scratched from the final field to chase Group 1 events in Victoria instead. Having secured a perfect run of five wins from as many starts in a glittering 2013 spring campaign,…

Boban Headlines 2014 Apollo Stakes Final Field

Boban Headlines 2014 Apollo Stakes Final Field

The final field for the 2014 Group 2 Apollo Stakes (1400m) has been released, with talented gelding Boban confirmed for his second run of 2014 following a less-than-ideal start when fifth behind Appearance in the Group 2 Expressway Stakes (1200m) two weeks ago. Boban claimed five wins from as many starts in what was undoubtedly the…

2014 Apollo Stakes Nominations Include Boban

2014 Apollo Stakes Nominations Include Boban

Nominations for the 2014 Group 2 Apollo Stakes (1400m) have been released, with a particularly talented field set to line up at the Royal Randwick barriers this weekend, including Boban. Having secured a perfect five wins from as many starts throughout his 2013 Spring campaign including the Group 1 Epsom Handicap (1400m) and Group 1…

2014 Canterbury Classic Final Field – Howmuchdoyouloveme To Carry 61kg

2014 Canterbury Classic Final Field – Howmuchdoyouloveme To Carry 61kg

Classy sprinter Howmuchdoyouloveme will carry the top-weight of 61kg when he returns to the races in the Listed Canterbury Classic (1100m) on Friday night. Howmuchdoyouloveme has recorded seven wins from 14 starts during what has been, at times, a controversial racing career and has shown that he has the ability to carry big weights to race…

2013 Eclipse Stakes Results – Mouro Records Tough Win

2013 Eclipse Stakes Results – Mouro Records Tough Win

Mouro did plenty of work early but was able to hang on bravely to record a tough win in the Group 3 Eclipse Stakes (1800m) at Caulfield this afternoon. Mouro was extremely well-backed in the lead-up to the race, starting the event as favourite, but those who backed the Grand Slam entire heavily would have been…

Eclipse Stakes 2013 Betting Tips

Eclipse Stakes 2013 Betting Tips

The third race on a bumper nine event Sandown Guineas Day program at Caulfield this weekend will be the 2013 Eclipse Stakes, betting selections and insider tips for which can be found below. Due to jump at 1:30pm (AEST) this year’s $150,000 Group 3 Eclipse Stakes (1800m) features a final field of 10 hopefuls with…

Mouro Needs Sting Out of Ground to Eclipse Caulfield Rivals

Mouro Needs Sting Out of Ground to Eclipse Caulfield Rivals

Angaston-based horseman Tony McEvoy is hoping for a soft Caulfield track for Zipping Classic Day on Saturday where he will saddle-up last start Sale Cup winner Mouro in the 2013 Eclipse Stakes. Grand Slam stallion Mouro has had just a dozen starts to date, the four-year-old posting their fifth career success last start. Carrying 58kg…

Rain Drum Tops 2013 Eclipse Stakes Odds

Rain Drum Tops 2013 Eclipse Stakes Odds

Gai Waterhouse’s smart Sydney raider Rain Drum is tipped to improve on their two good Melbourne runs this spring with a win in Saturday’s Eclipse Stakes 2013 at Caulfield. The Fastnet Rock six-year-old, winner of the Group 2 Shannon Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill back in September, is one of 10 gallopers in the field for…