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Illustrious Lad Heads 2016 WH Wylie Handicap Field & Betting

Illustrious Lad Heads 2016 WH Wylie Handicap Field & Betting

Adelaide’s Morphettville Racecourse is host to two spring Black-Types this Saturday including the WH Wylie Handicap 2016 where Peter Gelagotis saddles-up the firming favourite Illustrious Lad. Due to run as Morphettville Race 6 at 3:53pm (local), this year’s $100,000 Listed W H Wylie Handicap (1100m) features a final field of 10 sprinters. Jumping from a…

Under The Louvre Heads 2016 Bobbie Lewis Quality Nominations

Under The Louvre Heads 2016 Bobbie Lewis Quality Nominations

Robert Smerdon’s Stradbroke Handicap winner Under The Louvre is nominated for a second-up spring run in the Bobbie Lewis Quality 2016 down the Flemington straight on Saturday. In the winter the Excellent Art stallion won the Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) in Brisbane before a first-up second at Caulfield a fortnight back behind Redzel in…

122 Horses Nominated for 2015 Australian Guineas

122 Horses Nominated for 2015 Australian Guineas

A trio of autumn feature races closed their nominations on Tuesday, including the Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) which attracted a whopping 122 entries. The $500,000 Australian Guineas will run at Flemington Racecourse on March 7 and includes the likes of Group 1 Caulfield Guineas (1600m) winner Shooting To Win and Group 1 Thousand Guineas…

Shaf on Trial for Dubai at Moonee Valley

Shaf on Trial for Dubai at Moonee Valley

David Hayes & Tom Dabernig will confirm plans to head to overseas this Dubai World Cup Carnival with smart young colt Shaf if the up-and-comer can win the Moonee Valley opener on Saturday. A three-year-old son of Wanted the galloper lines up at the races for the ninth time this weekend accepted to run in…

2015 Seascay Handicap Winner Tashbeeh Heading to Dubai

2015 Seascay Handicap Winner Tashbeeh Heading to Dubai

Three-year-old colt Tashbeeh has finished in the first three in his past five consecutive starts, including a minor placing in the Listed TV Stakes (1800m) at Flemington Racecourse back in the spring on Crown Oaks Day. After winning the Seascay Handicap (1400m) at the same track on Saturday, the David Hayes & Tom Dabernig-trained colt…

Motivado Out to Bounce Back in Ballarat Cup 2014

Motivado Out to Bounce Back in Ballarat Cup 2014

After walking home dead last at Flemington on Emirates Stakes Day, the David Hayes & Tom Dabernig-trained Motivado is out for atonement in Saturday’s 2014 Ballarat Cup. Bringing an end to the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival for another season, this weekend’s $200,000 Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m) features a capacity field of 18 starters and jumps…

Eurell Has Big Autumn Plans for We’ve Got This

Eurell Has Big Autumn Plans for We’ve Got This

Three-year-old We’ve Got This has only had one career start to date but trainer Greg Eurell already has big plans for the gelding come autumn. After winning two barrier trials, Eurell took We’ve Got This to Cranbourne on October for the Equine Direct 3YO Plate Maiden (1200m), which the gelding won in a narrow but…

2014 Red Anchor Stakes Betting Tips

2014 Red Anchor Stakes Betting Tips

Just ten three-year-olds will take the field this Saturday in the Group 3 Red Anchor Stakes (1200m) following the scratching of Alcobro. The Cox Plate Day supporting race is running as Race 4 at 3:00pm (AEDT), with betting tips set out below. Half of the field is offering single figure odds with online bookmaker ,…

Red Anchor Stakes 2014 Final Field & Barrier Draw

Red Anchor Stakes 2014 Final Field & Barrier Draw

11 runners will take the field this Saturday in the Group 3 Red Anchor Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley Racecourse, with some of the most exciting three-year-old sprint prospects declaring for the race. The Chris Waller-trained Law is the highest rated runner on the field, and will benefit from the sought-after inside run after drawing…