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British General Short-Priced 2013 Chester Manifold Stakes Betting Favourite

British General Short-Priced 2013 Chester Manifold Stakes Betting Favourite

In-form gelding British General is a short-priced favourite to score the first stakes win of his career in the Listed 2013 Chester Manifold Stakes (1400m) at Flemington this Saturday. The General Nediym five-year-old is a $2.60 favourite at to add a third straight Flemington win to this resume. Lightly raced for six wins from just…

British General Given Stakes Test in 2013 Chester Manifold Stakes

British General Given Stakes Test in 2013 Chester Manifold Stakes

Strong recent performances by British General have provided trainer Dan O’Sullivan with the confidence to give him his first shot at stakes level this Saturday in the Listed $120,000 2013 Chester Manifold Stakes (1400m). While O’Sullivan nominated the five-year-old on Monday, he was considering leaving him for an easier race on Saturday week but now…

Chester Manifold Stakes 2013 – Final Field and Barrier Draw

Chester Manifold Stakes 2013 – Final Field and Barrier Draw

While most of the racing world will be focused on the Gold Coast this Saturday for the 2013 Magic Millions Carnival, there is still exciting action going on around the rest of the country including at Flemington which hosts the Listed 2013 Chester Manifold Stakes (1400m). An 11-horse field has been named to contest the…

Flemington Results – Rockpecker Wins 2012 VIC TAB $2 Million Quaddie

Flemington Results – Rockpecker Wins 2012 VIC TAB $2 Million Quaddie

Rockpecker has relished the wet ground at Flemington Racecourse today when winning the 2012 Listed VIC TAB $2m Quaddie. The eight-year-old gelding came from the middle of the field to win the race by half a length ahead of Playwright, who finished second, and Happy Trails, who ran home for third. Rockpecker was purchase for…

Under The Eiffel Tops 2011 Sandown Stakes Odds & Form Tips

Under The Eiffel Tops 2011 Sandown Stakes Odds & Form Tips

Tony Vasil’s progressive four-year-old Under The Eiffel has opened at the top of the markets for the Sandown Stakes 2011 this Saturday, big money bets continuing to roll in for the horse Races.com.au are tipping to win. Registered this year as The Alannah & Madeline Foundation Stakes, the $125,000 Group 3 Sandown Stakes (1500m) features…

2011 Sandown Stakes Field & Barriers

2011 Sandown Stakes Field & Barriers

The Sandown Stakes 2011, registered this year as The Alannah & Madeline Foundation Stakes, is one of the quartet of Group race showdowns running at Sandown for Zipping Classic Day on Saturday and a quality field of 11 gallopers have been accepted for the handicap. Running as Sandown Race 5 at 2:50pm (AEDT), the $125,000…

2011 Blamey Stakes Tips & Odds – Flemington Super Saturday Betting

2011 Blamey Stakes Tips & Odds – Flemington Super Saturday Betting

A cracker nine-race card featuring seven Group status events, including the $250,000 Group 2 Blamey Stakes (1600m), is scheduled for Flemington’s Super Saturday of Racing this weekend and here we have the top 2011 Blamey Stakes Race & Betting Tips. The 2011 Blamey Stakes has drawn a 10-horse final field and is set to run…

2010 Canberra Cup Tips and Odds

2010 Canberra Cup Tips and Odds

This years 2010 running of the Canberra Cup has attracted a competitive and capacity field and no shortage of tips headed by top weight Rock Kingdom. He is a Group 1 winner and from barrier 2 with Nash Rawiller as jockey he looks hard to beat. Current odds have him at $5 this is after…

Horse Racing Sunday November 28th – 2010 Canberra Cup Preview & Tips

Horse Racing Sunday November 28th – 2010 Canberra Cup Preview & Tips

Today, Sunday November 28, a new week of racing kicks off with 10 top TAB race meetings around Australia including quality events Canberra, country Victoria and New South Wales. With racing taking place at tracks including Grafton, the Sunshine Coast in Queensland, Canberra and Hobart there is a race for every punter out there to…

Larry’s Never Late Wins 2010 Zaidee’s Rainbow Foundation Sandown Stakes

Larry’s Never Late Wins 2010 Zaidee’s Rainbow Foundation Sandown Stakes

At the concluding Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival meeting held at Sandown’s Betfair Park on Saturday November 13, improving gelding Larry’s Never Late enjoyed a first-up win beating a quality field of gallopers in the $125,000 Group 3 Zaidee’s Rainbow Foundation Sandown Stakes (1500m). Resuming racing after a five month spell, Pentire five-year-old Larry’s Never Late…