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Satin Shoes Back from Retirement for Possible Oakleigh Tilt

Satin Shoes Back from Retirement for Possible Oakleigh Tilt

After failing to get into foal during her first season as a broodmare the Clarry Conners-trained Satin Shoes will be given another shot on the track this autumn carnival where she could be aimed at the 2014 Oakleigh Plate.

Failed broodmare Satin Shoes is back for a possible shot at the 2014 Oakleigh Plate this autumn. Photo: Taron ...

Ortensia Heads Betting in Her Own Scone Carnival Race

Ortensia Heads Betting in Her Own Scone Carnival Race

Globetrotting mare Ortensia has opened equal favourite to win the race named in her honour during the Scone Cup Carnival this weekend, the now locally trained star out to win the 2013 Ortensia Stakes which could be her swansong assignment before retirement.

Ortensia is co-favourite for the race named in her honour at Scone on Saturday. Photo: Taron Clarke.

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Bumper 2013 Sapphire Stakes Field Released

Bumper 2013 Sapphire Stakes Field Released

A full field of 18 fillies and mares has been accepted for the Sapphire Stakes 2013 on Australian Derby Day at Randwick Racecourse this Saturday which was won 12 months ago by the ace Atlantic Jewel ahead of her Group 1 All Aged Stakes (1400m) victory at Royal Randwick on Sydney Cup Day.

Karuta Queen (pictured) will avoid a clash ...

Sapphire Stakes 2013 – Nominations Released

Sapphire Stakes 2013 – Nominations Released

Nominations have been announced for the Group 2 Sapphire Stakes, which is scheduled to take place at Royal Randwick Racecourse this Saturday April 13, 2013.

24 fillies and mares are nominated for a run in the 2013 Sapphire Stakes, including Mrs Onassis.

Mrs Onassis is nominated for the 2013 Sapphire Stakes. Photo by Steve Hart.

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2013 Black Caviar Lightning Betting – Without the Great Mare

2013 Black Caviar Lightning Betting – Without the Great Mare

It’s fair to assume that Australia’s sprinting queen Black Caviar is just about a “good thing” in the Group 1 2013 Black Caviar Lightning (1000m) but that doesn’t mean it isn’t worth having a flutter.

Taking Black Caviar out of the running, Moment Of Change is one of the top Lightning Stakes chances. Photo: Racehorse Photos Australia.

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Rival Rundown – 2013 Black Caviar Lightning

Rival Rundown – 2013 Black Caviar Lightning

Everyone already knows everything there is to know about Black Caviar ahead of the Group 1 2013 Black Caviar Lightning (1000m).

Black Caviar has seven rivals in the Lightning at Flemington on Saturday. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

World’s best sprinter. Australia’s best horse. Twenty three unbeaten wins. Twelve Group 1 victories. The list goes on and on.

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$1.05 Says Black Caviar Remains Unbeaten in 2013 Lightning

$1.05 Says Black Caviar Remains Unbeaten in 2013 Lightning

Black Caviar is at, well, Black Caviar odds to keep her unbeaten streak alive when she makes her return in the Group 1 2013 Black Caviar Lightning (1000m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Black Caviar is at $1.05 to win the Lightning at Flemington on Saturday. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Australia’s piece of equine perfection has opened a $1.05 favourite ...

Seven Rivals for Champion Mare in 2013 Black Caviar Lightning Field

Seven Rivals for Champion Mare in 2013 Black Caviar Lightning Field

It’s official, Australia’s best racehorse has lost none of her aura, with just seven horses set to take on Black Caviar when she makes her return in the Group 1 2013 Black Caviar Lightning (1000m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Just seven horses will take on Black Caviar at Flemington on Saturday. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

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14 Nominations for the Champ’s Return in 2013 Black Caviar Lightning

14 Nominations for the Champ’s Return in 2013 Black Caviar Lightning

Thirteen horses have been nominated to take on Australia’s greatest racehorse in her return to the track in the Group 1 $500,000 2013 Black Caviar Lightning (1000m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Thirteen horses have been nominated to take on Black Caviar at Flemington on Saturday. Photo: Sarah Ebbett.

Black Caviar will be racing for the first time since her nail-biting ...

2013 Randwick Guineas Possibility for Oaks Hope Dear Demi

2013 Randwick Guineas Possibility for Oaks Hope Dear Demi

Clarry Conners Crown Oaks winning filly Dear Demi has pleased in a barrier trial this week ahead of her autumn return where she could vie for a Group 1 double after the Randwick Guineas 2013 was named as a possible lead-up to the Australian Oaks at the end of April.

Crown Oaks winner Dear Demi could vie for the Randwick ...