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2016 Zipping Classic Winner Beautiful Romance Gets the Bob

2016 Zipping Classic Winner Beautiful Romance Gets the Bob

In an extraordinary day for the powerhouse Godolphin stable the Saeed Bin Suroor-trained mare Beautiful Romance from the UK enjoyed a narrow win by the bob of the head in the Zipping Classic 2016 at Ladbrokes Park. Earlier on the card the Charlie Appleby-trained Qewy won the Sandown Cup for the stable, before the local…

2016 Zipping Classic Tips & Odds Update

2016 Zipping Classic Tips & Odds Update

The Zipping Classic 2016 is set to steal the show at Ladbrokes Park at Sandown this weekend, betting tips and the updated odds on the mile and a half feature found below. Due to jump as Sandown Race 7 at 4:00pm (AEDT) as part of a bumper 10 race card for the final Melbourne Spring…

Charlevoix Considered for 2016 Zipping Classic

Charlevoix Considered for 2016 Zipping Classic

The Zipping Classic 2016 at the tail-end of the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival is shaping up as a nice target for Michael Kent’s lightly-raced stallion Charlevoix. A now four-year-old son of New Approach, the Cranbourne-trained Charlevoix has had five runs so far for two wins including the Listed Galilee Series Final (2400m) at Sandown-Hillside on…

2015 Zipping Classic Betting Tips

2015 Zipping Classic Betting Tips

Eight smart stayers face off in Saturday’s Sandown feature the Zipping Classic 2015, betting tips for the weight-for-age showdown found below. Due to jump as Sandown Race 5 at 3:25pm (AEST) as the highlight on an all-black type nine-race program, this year’s $300,000 Group 2 Quayclean Zipping Classic (2400m) might have a small field but…

Zipping Classic 2015 Odds: Top Two Hard To Split

Zipping Classic 2015 Odds: Top Two Hard To Split

Two weight-for-age hopefuls are battling for top spot in 2015 Zipping Classic betting this weekend at Sandown with Dandino the narrow favourite on the short back-up. A final field of eight faces off in Saturday’s $300,000 Group 2 Quayclean Zipping Classic (2400m), due to jump as Sandown Race 5 at 3:25pm (AEST) and available at…

Dandino Heads 2015 Zipping Classic Field

Dandino Heads 2015 Zipping Classic Field

The headline race at Sandown Hillside on Saturday is the weight-for-age Zipping Classic 2015 with last weekend’s Queen’s Cup winner Danidno leading a small field of just eight acceptors. Due to jump as Sandown Race 5 at 3:25pm (AEST), this year’s $300,000 Group 2 Quayclean Zipping Classic (2400m) has a diminutive number of hopefuls however…

Sertorius Skips Cup for 2015 Zipping Classic

Sertorius Skips Cup for 2015 Zipping Classic

Trainer Jamie Edwards described the luckless Melbourne Cup run of his veteran stayer Sertorius as one of the best of his life and is so pleased with the way he pulled up that he runs him in the Zipping Classic 2015 this weekend. A 42-start eight-year-old son of Galileo, Sertorius was 12th past the post…

Who Shot Thebarman to Fire in Zipping Classic 2015

Who Shot Thebarman to Fire in Zipping Classic 2015

This spring’s Cox Plate winning trainer Chris Waller is hoping his Group 1 winner Who Shot Thebarman still has one big run left in the tank for Saturday’s 2015 Zipping Classic after a luckless Melbourne Cup performance. Third in the ‘race that stops a nation’ last Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival and runner-up to stablemate Grand…

Dandino Heads 2015 Zipping Classic Nominations

Dandino Heads 2015 Zipping Classic Nominations

Darren Weir’s evergreen veteran and Emirates Stakes Day winner over the weekend Dandino is one of the headline nominees for this Saturday’s Zipping Classic 2015 at Sandown Hillside. The feature race on the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival meeting, this year’s $300,000 Group 2 Zipping Classic (2400m) over the mile and a half drew 13 original…

Queen Elizabeth Target for Weir-Bound Manndawi

Queen Elizabeth Target for Weir-Bound Manndawi

European galloper Manndawi is set to join the Ballarat-based Darren Weir in Victoria after his penultimate run for English horseman Ed Dunlop in the 2015 Queen Elizabeth Stakes this Melbourne Cup Carnival. Dunlop is best known down under for his three Melbourne Cup seconds with veteran stayer Red Cadeaux, the Newmarket-based trainer in with another…