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2014 Zipping Classic Distance Test for Spillway

2014 Zipping Classic Distance Test for Spillway

While confident his horse is in the right form to win Saturday’s Zipping Classic 2014, trainer David Hayes admits the step up to 2400m again could be Spillway’s downfall at Sandown Racecourse. The Rail Link stallion is one of nine stayers making up the field for this year’s $350,000 Group 2 Zipping Classic (2400m), a…

2013 St George Stakes Then Sydney Autumn Carnival for Rawnaq

2013 St George Stakes Then Sydney Autumn Carnival for Rawnaq

Emerging stayer Rawnaq is likely to kick off his autumn campaign in the Group 2 2013 St George Stakes (1800m) at Caulfield in February before contesting the 2013 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival. The David Hayes-trained colt announced himself as a stayer of the future at the Melbourne Spring Carnival when he finished third in the…

Rawnaq Set on Australian Derby 2013 Path

Rawnaq Set on Australian Derby 2013 Path

This year’s Victoria Derby third place-getter Rawnaq is being prepared for an unusual autumn campaign that will see the Redoute’s Choice colt run in the 2013 Australian Derby third-up during the Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival. A winner of one of their seven starts to date, Rawnaq improved notably on their 12th in the UCI Stakes…

2012 Zipping Classic – Late Odds Update

2012 Zipping Classic – Late Odds Update

With the 2012 Zipping Classic less than two hours away, the betting markets are settling into their final place. Mourayanis still favourite to win the 2012 Zipping Classic and is paying odds of $2.90 at . The seven-year-old originally opened at odds of $2.40, however, has drifted slightly to his current quota. Mourayan will be…

Zipping Classic 2012 – Betting Tips

Zipping Classic 2012 – Betting Tips

The Group 2 Zipping Classic is all set to run at Sandown Racecourse tomorrow November 17, 2012, and here you will find the best betting tips for the race. Our tip to win the 2012 Zipping Classic is Mourayan, who is currently the $2.80 favourite at . On the back of his gallant seventh in…

Mourayan Set to Fire in Zipping Classic 2012

Mourayan Set to Fire in Zipping Classic 2012

It is a tough ask for a horse to back up from a testing Melbourne Cup run but on Saturday Mourayan will do just that and jump the favourite in the 2012 Zipping Classic at Sandown Hillside. The Robert Hickmott-trained seven-year-old has enjoyed another impressive season posting a Group 3 win in the Craven Plate…

2012 Zipping Classic Form Guide & Betting Preview

2012 Zipping Classic Form Guide & Betting Preview

This Saturday the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival action draws to a close at Sandown Hillside with the day’s racing headlined by the Zipping Classic 2012 – the Races.com.au team’s exclusive form analysis and betting guide for which is detailed below. Set to jump at 3:30pm (AEST) as Sandown Race 6 the $350,000 Group 2 Zipping…

Rawnaq Ready for Zipping Classic 2012 Challenge

Rawnaq Ready for Zipping Classic 2012 Challenge

After an eye-catching third in the Victoria Derby earlier this month David Hayes’ fast improving Redoute’s Choice colt Rawnaq will go to open company this Saturday facing some star stayers in the 2012 Zipping Classic. The headline race at Sandown Racecourse this weekend, the $350,000 Group 2 Deadly Design Zipping Classic (2400m) has this year…

2012 Zipping Classic Betting – Mourayan Holds Favouritism

2012 Zipping Classic Betting – Mourayan Holds Favouritism

Mourayan is favourite to win the Group 2 Zipping Classic, which will take place at Sandown Racecourse this Saturday November 17, 2012. The seven-year-old is paying odds of $2.40 to win the $350,000 Zipping Classic at . Mourayan is well supported by punters thanks to his last start run in the $6.2 million Melbourne Cup,…

Fiveandahalfstar Wins 2012 Victoria Derby – Results

Fiveandahalfstar Wins 2012 Victoria Derby – Results

A decision to throw Fiveandahalfstar into the deep end in the Victoria Derby 2012 at Flemington proved a winning one for trainer Anthony Cummings who broke a 21-year Derby Day drought  with a win in the big one this afternoon. Progressive Hotel Grand gelding Fiveandahalfstar entered calculations for the $1.5 million Group 1 AAMI Victoria…