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Le Romain Tops 2016 Cameron Handicap Field & Betting Odds

Le Romain Tops 2016 Cameron Handicap Field & Betting Odds

Le Romain has opened top of the Cameron Handicap 2016 betting odds after being accepted for the Newcastle Cup Day feature this Friday as well as a Sydney Group 1 on Saturday.

Le Romain has opened favourite to win Friday’s 2016 Cameron Handicap despite also being accepted for the George Main Stakes on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Local Newcastle-based trainer ...

2016 Newcastle Cup Field & Betting Odds: Singing Favourite

2016 Newcastle Cup Field & Betting Odds: Singing Favourite

The local Kris Lees-trained French import Singing has opened favourite of the Newcastle Cup 2016 field of final acceptors to take out his home town cup this Friday at Beaumont Racecourse.

Singing (outside) is early favourite to win the 2016 Newcastle Cup on Friday for local horseman Kris Lees. Photo: Steve Hart.

Heading the Newcastle racing action as ...

2016 Missile Stakes Field: Six Rivals for Capitalist

2016 Missile Stakes Field: Six Rivals for Capitalist

Peter & Paul Snowden’s returning Golden Slipper winner Capitalist will have just six rivals as he looks to make history as the first three-year-old Missile Stakes 2016 winner in over a decade.

Star three-year-old Capitalist headlines the 2016 Missile Stakes field of final acceptances for Saturday in Sydney. Photo: Steve Hart.

The $3.5 million earner has suffered just one ...

Byrne Delighted with 2016 Queensland Cup Ride

Byrne Delighted with 2016 Queensland Cup Ride

Veteran Queensland hoop Jim Byrne has declared Murphy’s Delight a “good ride” in Saturday’s Queensland Cup 2016 at Eagle Farm Racecourse.

Jockey Jim Byrne is excited to ride Saturday’s 2016 Queensland Cup favourite Murphy’s Delight in the two mile showdown at Eagle Farm. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The 45-year-old jumps aboard the visiting Chris Waller-trained import’s back for the ...

Thompson Rides Pop ‘N’ Scotch in Queensland Cup 2016

Thompson Rides Pop ‘N’ Scotch in Queensland Cup 2016

Local horseman Liam Birchley is hoping the engagement of veteran hoop Robert Thompson for Pop ‘N’ Scotch will see a change of luck for the dual runner-up in Saturday’s 2016 Queensland Cup.

Pop ‘n’ Scotch (inside) has his third shot at the 2016 Queensland Cup on Saturday after back-to-back seconds in the two mile feature. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Birchley ...

Teronado to Go 2016 Grafton Cup Distance

Teronado to Go 2016 Grafton Cup Distance

Gold Coast horseman Bruce Hill is confident his galloper Teronado is ready to go the staying distance of Thursday’s Grafton Cup 2016 taking on an open field in the black-type clash.

Group 1 placegetter Teronado gets his chance to prove his staying potential in Thursday’s 2016 Grafton Cup. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Due to run as Race 7 at 4:05pm (AEST) ...

Three Sheets Tops 2016 Magic Millions Country Cup Field & Betting

Three Sheets Tops 2016 Magic Millions Country Cup Field & Betting

Jeremy Sylvester’s Cessnock-trained four-year-old Three Sheets has opened favourite to take out the Magic Millions Country Cup 2016 at the Gold Coast Racecourse in Queensland this weekend.

Champion country jockey Robert Thompson has the mount on 2016 Magic Millions Country Cup favourite Three Sheets at the Gold Coast on Saturday. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Running as Race 2 at 12:15pm, ...

2015 Toy Show Test for Stud-Bound Myamira

2015 Toy Show Test for Stud-Bound Myamira

Scone trainer Rodney Northam hopes to pick up a black-type win in Saturday’s Toy Show Quality 2015 with his soon-to-retire mare Myamira on Warwick Stakes Day at Royal Randwick.

Odyssey Moon lines-up in the McKenzie Stakes 2015 at Moonee Valley in Melbourne for Scone trainer Rodney Northam this weekend. Photo: Steve Hart.

Northam saddles-up two hopefuls in two ...

2015 Ramornie Handicap Betting Tips

2015 Ramornie Handicap Betting Tips

Today the Grafton Cup Carnival gets into full swing with the Ramornie Handicap 2015 taking centre stage, betting tips for the Clarence River Jockey Club’s premier sprint found below.

Bound For Earth (centre) is the Races.com.au tip to win today’s 2015 Ramornie Handicap at Grafton. Photo: Steve Hart.

The capacity field of 16 sprinters is due to face off ...

Turbulent Jet Set to Fire in 2015 Ramornie Handicap

Turbulent Jet Set to Fire in 2015 Ramornie Handicap

Rosehill-based horseman Lee Curits is confident the firmer track conditions at Grafton Racecourse this Wednesday will work to the advantage of his Ramornie Handicap 2015 hopeful Turbulent Jet.

Turbulent Jet is a livewire hope in the 2015 Ramornie Handicap this weekend. Photo: Steve Hart.

A capacity field of sprinters is engaged for this year’s $150,000 Listed Ramornie Handicap (1200m) ...