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2012 Kensington Stakes Nominations & Weights

2012 Kensington Stakes Nominations & Weights

This Saturday the sole black-type feature on the Aussie race cards will run at Victoria’s famous Flemington Racecourse with the 2012 Kensington Stakes.

This year the $125,000 Listed Kensington Stakes (1000m) has attracted 15 nominations.

The top-rated of the early entries is the Anthony Freedman-trained First Command.

A classy Commands six-year-old, First command resumed racing on January ...

2011 Guineas Prelude Tips & Caulfield Race Form

2011 Guineas Prelude Tips & Caulfield Race Form

With early Caulfield Guineas 2011 favourite Smart Missile racing in Saturday’s elite level Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes at Caulfield, a crack field of fellow Guineas-bound three-year-olds will face off in the Caulfield Guineas Prelude and below are the Races.com.au team’s insider tips and form on the feature.

Golden Archer is the Caulfield Guineas Prelude 2011 market mover

Running as Caulfield ...

Golden Archer Chases Helmet in Caulfield Guineas Prelude 2011 Odds

Golden Archer Chases Helmet in Caulfield Guineas Prelude 2011 Odds

After opening the clear favourite in the 2011 Caulfield Guineas Prelude betting for this Saturday, dual Group 1 winning colt Helmet looks to have some stiff competition for the top spot with punters crunching rival Golden Archer in the fixed-odds markets.

Golden Archer has been heavily backed to defeat Helmet in the 2011 Caulfield Guineas Prelude on Saturday

An elite ...

Running Tall Wins in 2011 Caulfield Guineas Prelude Barrier Draw

Running Tall Wins in 2011 Caulfield Guineas Prelude Barrier Draw

The Danny O’Brien-trained roughie Running Tall has secured the inside running from barrier one when they take on a crack field in Saturday’s Caulfield Guineas Prelude 2011 at Caulfield, the colt to face off against the likes of dual Group 1 winner Helmet and the Peter Moody-trained Golden Archer.

Running Tall is a long-shot for the 2011 Caulfield Guineas ...

Moody Takes 2011 Caulfield Guineas Hopes to the Valley

Moody Takes 2011 Caulfield Guineas Hopes to the Valley

Victoria’s Premiership winning trainer Peter Moody will on Saturday launch the spring campaigns of two of his promising three-year-olds at Moonee Valley, Huegill and Godspeed out to emulate their famous stablemate Anacheeva by winning the $100,000 Listed McKenzie Stakes (1200m) on way to the 2011 Caulfield Guineas.

Peter Moody will seek successive Caulfield Guineas wins after his success ...

Danny O’Brien Has His Vigor Back

Danny O’Brien Has His Vigor Back

Vigor will resume in the Memsie Stakes at Caulfield

Danny O’Brien is confident that his former Group One placegetter Vigor can make a successful return to the track when he resumes his racing career in the Group Two Memsie Stakes over 1400m at Caulfield next month.

O’Brien had hoped to bring the gelding back into action for the Sydney autumn ...

Tall Task to Get Champagne Running

Tall Task to Get Champagne Running

The sole Victorian in this year’s Champagne Stakes on Sydney Cup Day at Randwick is the Danny O’Brien-trained Running Tall, the colt out to improve on his failure in the Golden Slipper and give connections a Group 1 victory on Saturday.

Running Tall will attempt the VRC Sires Produce - Champagne Stakes double

A son of Stratum, two-year-old ...

Lees Attempts Champagne Taste Two with Uate

Lees Attempts Champagne Taste Two with Uate

Newcastle-based trainer Kris Lees is gearing up for a big Easter Saturday at Randwick as he saddles up a number of livewire chances, most notably his progressive two-year-old Uate.

Uate will look to turn the table on Helmet in the Champagne Stakes on Saturday

Ad Valorem colt Uate is one of 12 juveniles accepted for the $400,000 Group 1 ...

Latest 2011 Golden Slipper Field & Odds Update

Latest 2011 Golden Slipper Field & Odds Update

There is now just over a week to go before the showcase event of the Sydney Autumn Carnival, the 2011 Golden Slipper Stakes, takes place at Rosehill Gardens and here the Races.com.au team take a look at the latest Golden Slipper field and odds update.

Sepoy remains the punters' favourite to win the 2011 Golden Slipper

The $3.5 million ...

Golden Slipper 2011 Odds Update – Karuta Queen Drifts after Canberra Loss

Golden Slipper 2011 Odds Update – Karuta Queen Drifts after Canberra Loss

Karuta Queen has drifted in the 2011 Golden Slipper betting markets after running second in Canberra

Magic Millions Classic winner Karuta Queen has blown right out in the betting markets for the $3.5 million Group 1 Golden Slipper Stakes (1200m) at Rosehill on April 2 after the previously unbeaten filly suffered her first defeat at Canberra on Sunday.

Dominant favourite ...