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Road Trippin’ To Back Up At Caulfield Tomorrow

Road Trippin’ To Back Up At Caulfield Tomorrow

Experienced gelding Road Trippin’ will have his final start as a three-year-old when he backs-up in the Cadell Food Service Handicap (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday. The Charge Forward gelding was the favourite for the Hiraji Handicap (1600m) at Flemington last Saturday but clearly didn’t enjoy the rain-affected track and struggled home to finish sixth…

Price Presses Toorak Handicap 2013 Claims at Caulfield

Price Presses Toorak Handicap 2013 Claims at Caulfield

Still to be convinced that the young Ajeeb can develop into a genuine 2013 Toorak Handicap hope this Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival, Caulfield horseman Mick Price runs them at their home track this Saturday to better gauge their new season potential. A winner of three of their five career starts to date three-year-old Al Maher…

Price Acquisitions To Debut At Caulfield on Saturday

Price Acquisitions To Debut At Caulfield on Saturday

The newest recruits of leading Melbourne trainer Mick Price will make their debut for their new stable on Saturday with Anagold and Draw Forward nominated to compete at Caulfield on Saturday. Draw Forward has been transferred from the stable of Richard Jolly in Adelaide and will have her first run under the care of Price in…

Theodore on Road to Emirates Stakes 2013

Theodore on Road to Emirates Stakes 2013

From heartache to Group 1 triumph, that is the path Cranbourne trainer Stephen Theodore is hoping to travel this spring with his first-up Caulfield winner Road Trippin’. The 2013 Emirates Stakes has been named by Theodore as an ambitious Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival goal for the Charge Forward three-year-old following their impressive win over the…

Victoria Derby 2012 Field Released

Victoria Derby 2012 Field Released

The 2012 Victoria Derby final field has been released this morning with a capacity line-up of 16 three-year-olds set to face off in the Flemington classic this Saturday. Due to run as one of four Group 1 highlights on the opening day of the Melbourne Cup Carnival, $1.5 million Group 1 AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m)…

2012 Victoria Derby Betting Pre-Field

2012 Victoria Derby Betting Pre-Field

Wednesday will see the final Victoria Derby 2012 field released but before the official starting line-up is confirmed there is plenty of value to be had in the all-in Victoria Derby pre-field odds. Twenty-four three-year-olds make up the current entries for the $1.5 million Group 1 AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) but that figure will be…

It’s A Dundeel Leads 2012 Victoria Derby First Acceptances

It’s A Dundeel Leads 2012 Victoria Derby First Acceptances

First acceptances for next month’s Victoria Derby 2012 were taken by Racing Victoria today with Murray Baker’s flying Kiwi galloper It’s A Dundeel the highest-rated of the 24 three-year-olds still in contention for the Melbourne Cup Carnival classic. The number of hopefuls heading towards the $1.5 million Group 1 AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) at Flemington…

Geelong Classic 2012 – Odds and Tips

Geelong Classic 2012 – Odds and Tips

Spring racing means the action never stops and as part of Geelong Cup Day tomorrow a promising group of three-year-olds will contest the Listed 2012 Geelong Classic (2200m).  For many it will be used as a lead-up to the 2012 Victoria Derby and the betting suggests it will be an open race with both Gai…

2012 Caulfield Guineas Form Guide & Betting Preview

2012 Caulfield Guineas Form Guide & Betting Preview

This Saturday the headline race in Melbourne will be the Caulfield Guineas 2012 for three-year-olds and below the Races.com.au crew have their insider Caulfield Guineas form guide analysis and betting preview. The $1 million Group 1 BECK Caulfield Guineas (1600m), due to run as Caulfield Race 7 at 4:10pm (AEST), has drawn a small field…

Caulfield Guineas 2012 Betting Update – Pierro at Black Caviar Odds

Caulfield Guineas 2012 Betting Update – Pierro at Black Caviar Odds

Australian racing’s latest superstar Pierro has shortened into Black Caviar-esque odds for this Saturday’s 2012 Caulfield Guineas despite drawing wide with gate seven of eight. The undefeated Lonhro colt, already a triple Group 1 winner thanks to their clean sweep in the autumn 2YO triple crown in April, shoots for their ninth straight career success…