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2016 Summoned Stakes Results: Silent Sedition From Outside

2016 Summoned Stakes Results: Silent Sedition From Outside

The money was spot on in the last at Ladbrokes Park on Zipping Classic Day with the well-supported Silent Sedition overcoming the outside alley to take out the Summoned Stakes 2016. Andrew Noblet’s in-form War Chant four-year-old jumped the $3.20 favourite at to take out the final Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival race – the mares’…

2016 Eclipse Stakes Winner Turnitaround Eyes Australian Cup

2016 Eclipse Stakes Winner Turnitaround Eyes Australian Cup

Warrnambool trainer Matthew Williams is aiming high next autumn for his Eclipse Stakes 2016 winner Turnitaround with a possible Australian Cup target in order next time in. The six-year-old son of Hard Spun had excuses on Melbourne Cup Day at Flemington last start when caught wide from a nasty barrier (14 of 16) before finishing…

2016 Kevin Heffernan Stakes Results: Lucky Hussler Beats Favourite

2016 Kevin Heffernan Stakes Results: Lucky Hussler Beats Favourite

The Darren Weir-trained proven Group 1 winner Lucky Hussler looked back in form ahead of his Magic Millions bid in January holding off the fit favourite Illustrious Lad to win the Kevin Heffernan Stakes 2016 at Ladbrokes Park. A $100,000 yearling buy from the Magic Millions sales back in 2011, the now seven-year-old son of…

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…

Morton’s Fork Wins 2016 Ladbrokes Sandown Guineas – Results

Morton’s Fork Wins 2016 Ladbrokes Sandown Guineas – Results

The easing John O’Shea-trained favourite Morton’s Fork came home for the punters in the eleventh hour to enjoy a late lunging win in the Ladbrokes Sandown Guineas 2016. After getting into nearly odds-on territory in betting at race sponsor earlier in the week, but jump time on Saturday Morton’s Fork had eased out to $2.35…

2016 Twilight Glow Stakes Results: Prompt Response for the Punters

2016 Twilight Glow Stakes Results: Prompt Response for the Punters

The punters’ pick Prompt Response posted a deserving Black-Type win on Zipping Classic Day getting the job done as the well-supported favourite at Ladbrokes Park in the Twilight Glow Stakes 2016. Prepared by Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott, the talented Beneteau filly atoned for a couple of luckless runs this Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival to…

Magic Millions Calls 2016 Doveton Stakes Winner Husson Eagle

Magic Millions Calls 2016 Doveton Stakes Winner Husson Eagle

The 2017 Magic Millions Sprint is next on the agenda for Patrick Payne’s smart first-up flyer Husson Eagle who won the Doveton Stakes at Ladbrokes Park in fine fashion on Zipping Classic Day. It was a real family affair for this springs edition of the $120,000 Listed OTI Racing Doveton Stakes (1000m), Melbourne Cup winning…

2016 Sandown Cup Results: Qewy Salutes

2016 Sandown Cup Results: Qewy Salutes

Odds-on favourite Qewy raced up to his short price in the Sandown Cup 2016 continuing the stellar Spring Carnival results for the powerhouse international Godolphin stable. The son of Street Cry won the Group 3 Geelong Cup (2400m) on debut down under with Kerrin McEvoy in the saddle before a brave fourth to Almandin in…

2017 Australian Cup for Sandown Stakes Winner Redkirk Warrior

2017 Australian Cup for Sandown Stakes Winner Redkirk Warrior

Lindsay Park co-trainer David Hayes believes next autumn’s 2017 Australian Cup looks the ideal race for the stable’s Sandown Stakes winning Hong Kong expat Redkirk Warrior. The talented Notnowcato six-year-old started favourite in the Hong Kong Derby (2000m) at Sha Tin back in mid-March, but things went amiss and he finished 11th. Having just his…

Arctic Angel Dominates 2016 Merson Cooper Stakes

Arctic Angel Dominates 2016 Merson Cooper Stakes

The benefit of a previous run down the Flemington straight helped the promising Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra-trained filly Arctic Angel at Ladbrokes Park on Zipping Classic Day where she enjoyed a dominant win in the Merson Cooper Stakes 2016. On debut the well-bred daughter of Hard Spun finished under three lengths away fourth to…