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Extreme Choice Tops Oakleigh Plate 2017 Odds

Extreme Choice Tops Oakleigh Plate 2017 Odds

Returning Blue Diamond Stakes winner Extreme Choice has opened favourite in the 2017 Oakleigh Plate odds for this Saturday’s Caulfield Group 1 sprint to win first-up.

Last year’s Blue Diamond Stakes winner Extreme Choice is favourite in 2017 Oakleigh Plate betting at the meeting on Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Punters need to look back to the win of Starspangledbanner ...

2017 Newmarket Handicap for Rubiton Winner Super Cash

2017 Newmarket Handicap for Rubiton Winner Super Cash

Caulfield’s Andrew Noblet was thrilled with the Rubiton Stakes result on CF Orr Stakes Day confirming plans to target next month’s Newmarket Handicap 2017 with his winning mare Super Cash.

Upset Rubiton Stakes winner Super Cash will head to Flemington in March on Super Saturday for the Newmarket Handicap 2017. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

In a small but classy field, ...

Rubiton Stakes 2017 Tips & Odds Update on Newmarket Handicap Lead-Up

Rubiton Stakes 2017 Tips & Odds Update on Newmarket Handicap Lead-Up

A host of Newmarket Handicap types face off at Caulfield Racecourse this Saturday in the 2017 Rubiton Stakes, betting tips and the latest odds on the short-distance sprint found below.

The favourite Chautauqua should prove hard to beat in Saturday’s 2017 Rubiton Stakes at Caulfield. Photo: Steve Hart.

Just seven horses remain in the field for the $200,000 Group ...

2017 Rubiton Stakes Field Features Newmarket Handicap Horses

2017 Rubiton Stakes Field Features Newmarket Handicap Horses

A host of potential Newmarket Handicap runners at Flemington next month make-up the Rubiton Stakes 2017 field at Caulfield this weekend including five-time Group 1 champion Chautauqua.

2015 winner of the race Chautauqua is the headline horse in Saturday’s 2017 Rubiton Stakes field at Caulfield Racecourse. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Dual champion of Sydney’s TJ Smith Stakes, the ...

Chautauqua Heads 2017 TJ Smith Stakes Nominations

Chautauqua Heads 2017 TJ Smith Stakes Nominations

The dual-defending champion Chautauqua is the headline entry among the TJ Smith Stakes 2017 nominations taken for the autumn Group 1 sprint feature this week by Racing NSW.

Two-time winner of the sprint classic Chautauqua headlines the 2017 TJ Smith Stakes nominations this autumn. Photo: Steve Hart.

All feature race nominations The Championships this April closed on Monday and ...

Prized Icon Among 2017 Australian Guineas Nominations

Prized Icon Among 2017 Australian Guineas Nominations

James Cummings’ Victoria Derby winner Prized Icon was on Monday one of a bumper crop of three-year-olds nominated for the Australian Guineas 2016 to run on March 4.

Prized Icon is one of the key 2017 Australian Guineas nominations this autumn. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Early entries for a host of upcoming Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival features closed yesterday ...

2017 Robert Sangster Stakes Aim for I Am A Star

2017 Robert Sangster Stakes Aim for I Am A Star

Myer Classic winner I Am A Star has a big few months ahead with Victorian-based filly possibly heading towards an Adelaide run in the Robert Sangster Stakes 2017 in May.

I Am A Star could head to Adelaide in May for the Robert Sangster Stakes 2017 after Group 1 targets in Melbourne and Sydney this autumn. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos....

I Am A Star is the 2016 Myer Classic Winner

I Am A Star is the 2016 Myer Classic Winner

I Am A Star has become the first three-year-old filly to win the Group 1 Myer Classic (1600m), after producing a gutsy start-to-finish performance at Flemington Racecourse this afternoon.

I Am A Star became the first three-year-old to win the Group 1 Myer Classic at Flemington. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

I Am A Star has been a strong and consistent ...

Whispering Brook After 2016 Myer Classic History

Whispering Brook After 2016 Myer Classic History

A last minute scratching at the barriers in the Moonee Valley Vase last Saturday, Whispering Brook is out to atone and become the first ever filly to win the Myer Classic on Derby Day this weekend.

Chris Parnham is booked to ride Perth filly Whispering Brook in Saturday’s Myer Classic 2016. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

Simon Miller’s Perth-trained daughter of ...

Nurse Kitchen Upset 2016 Moonee Valley Fillies Classic Winner

Nurse Kitchen Upset 2016 Moonee Valley Fillies Classic Winner

The David Brideoake-trained, Peter Moody-owned Nurse Kitchen showed a tremendous late burst of speed to score an upset Moonee Valley Fillies Classic 2016 win on Cox Plate Day.

Upset 2016 Moonee Valley Fillies Classic winner Nurse Kitchen shapes up as a nice Oaks hope next year. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

There were plenty of better fancied and ...