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2016 Gunsynd Classic Nominations Released

2016 Gunsynd Classic Nominations Released

Seventeen milers have been included in nominations for Saturday’s Group 3 Gunsynd Classic (1630m) at Doomben Racecourse this Saturday; a race that is undoubtedly shaping as the most highly-anticipated on 2016 Victory Stakes Day.

Too Good To Refuse has been included in 2016 Gunsynd Classic nominations. Photo: Daniel Costello

Desleigh Forster is spoiled for choice with the talented three-year-olds she ...

2011 Inglis Easter Yearling Sales Reach Record Heights

2011 Inglis Easter Yearling Sales Reach Record Heights

The 2011 Inglis Australian Easter Yearling Sale at Newmarket has been a great success for both buyers and sellers with a renewed market confidence resulting in auction returns being significantly up on last year.

One of the most popular annual yearling sales in Australia, the Inglis Australian Easter Yearling Sale was held from Tuesday April 5 to Thursday April 7, ...

Rothesay Banned from Racing in Australia

Rothesay Banned from Racing in Australia

The Gerald Ryan-trained Rothesay has been banned from racing in Australia for life after the four-year-old Fastnet Rock entire bled after his Rosehill run today.

It was the second time Rothesay has bled from the nostrils post-race, which earns an automatic ban from racing.

He missed the spring three-year-old races last year when he bled in his fourth place run ...

Rothesay Ruled out of 2010 Epsom Handicap – Betting Update

Rothesay Ruled out of 2010 Epsom Handicap – Betting Update

Gerald Ryan’s gun four-year-old Rothesay has been ruled out of the 2010 Epsom Handicap due to adverse health.

The $500,000 Group 1 Epsom Handicap (1600m) is the marquee race at Randwick this Saturday, but Queensland Guineas winner Rothesay will not be among the field of runners.

The son of Fastnet Rock was found to have an elevated temperature over the ...

Drumbeats Firms into The Metropolitan Favourite with 2010 Bill Ritchie Handicap Win

Drumbeats Firms into The Metropolitan Favourite with 2010 Bill Ritchie Handicap Win

The Peter Snowden-trained Drumbeats has firmed into the clear favourite to win the Group 1 The Metropolitan (2400m) this weekend after scoring an emphatic win in the $125,000 Group 3 Bill Ritchie Handicap (1400m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Redoute’s Choice five-year-old Drumbeats is now the $6.50 top pick in the 2010 The Metropolitan betting markets open at Sportsbet, followed by ...

More Joyous moves up Cox Plate Markets with 2010 Theo Marks Stakes Win

More Joyous moves up Cox Plate Markets with 2010 Theo Marks Stakes Win

Gai Waterhouse’s star mare More Joyous has moved up in the 2010 Cox Plate betting markets following her impressive victory in the Group 2 Theo Marks Stakes (1400m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Known this year as the Sebring Sprint, the Theo Marks Stakes featured a cracker field of elite spring contenders but it was $2.15 favourite More Joyous who ...

Rothesay & More Joyous Top Picks in 2010 Theo Marks Stakes Final Field

Rothesay & More Joyous Top Picks in 2010 Theo Marks Stakes Final Field

This Saturday a star studded field of spring superstars will draw a huge crowd to Rosehill Racecourse for the feature event at the meeting, the $200,000 Group 2 Theo Marks Stakes (1400m).

Registered this year as the Sebring Sprint, the 2010 Theo Marks Stakes has drawn a final field of 11 gallopers headlined by a number of Group 1 ...

Melito Returning to the Track for 2010 Spring Carnival

Melito Returning to the Track for 2010 Spring Carnival

Classy three-year-old filly Melito is preparing to return from the paddock to embark on a two-race campaign in this year’s Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival.

The Gerald Ryan-trained Melito was supper impressive last start when she won the Group 1 Winter Stakes (1400m) at Eagle Farm and will be looking to return to career best form this spring.

A very ...

Shinn to Ride Hinchinbrook & Rothesay at 2010 Melbourne Spring Carnival

Shinn to Ride Hinchinbrook & Rothesay at 2010 Melbourne Spring Carnival

Star hoop Blake Shinn has been booked to ride promising young colt Hinchinbrook for his Melbourne Spring Carnival campaign this year.

Shinn, freed from his contract with the Gai Waterhouse stables at the start of the year, is now enjoying being a free agent.

Securing the mounts on Hinchinbrook for the spring is part of a successful union Shinn has ...

Black Piranha Wins Back-to-Back Stradbroke Handicaps

Black Piranha Wins Back-to-Back Stradbroke Handicaps

On Saturday Black Piranha awarded his trainer, Con Karakatsanis’s patience when he made it back-to-back success in Queensland’s richest sprint, the $1 million Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) at Eagle Farm.

Black Piranha had not won a race since his success in the Stradbroke last year, but Karakatsanis never gave up believing his talented six-year-old had what it takes to ...