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2012 Frank Packer Plate Nominations & Weights

2012 Frank Packer Plate Nominations & Weights

One of the lower key features on a crack Sydney Cup Day program at Royal Randwick on Saturday is the Frank Packer Plate 2012, nominations for which were released by Racing NSW on Monday. While most eyes will be on the day’s four Group 1 features there is still plenty to like about the quality…

Another Upset Win In 2011 Queen Elizabeth Stakes

Another Upset Win In 2011 Queen Elizabeth Stakes

It was somewhat of an upset in the 2011 Queen Elizabeth Stakes continuing a day of big value winners at Flemington. Ironstein upstaged the well fancied Bauer over the 2600m trip to get up paying a huge $20 with online bookmaker . Ironstein has been a real mainstay of the provincial Cup’s circuit and came…

2011 Caulfield Cup – Shootoff the outsider – horse profile

2011 Caulfield Cup – Shootoff the outsider – horse profile

Shootoff has flown under the radar in the lead up to the 2011 $2.5m Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m). The four-year-old has been prepared in Sydney and didn’t come into focus until his third run from a spell when 2nd to The Verminator in the Group 1 Metropolitan (2400m) at Randwick on October 1. It…

2011 Caulfield Cup Betting Trends & Winning Statistics

2011 Caulfield Cup Betting Trends & Winning Statistics

The Caulfield Cup 2011 is due to take place this Saturday, October 15, and here the Races.com.au team take a look over the recent betting history and winning trends of the world’s richest 2400-metre handicap to reveal which horse statistically has the best chance of success in tomorrow’s clash. A capacity field of 18 starters…

Caulfield Cup 2011 Order of Entry & Third Declarations

Caulfield Cup 2011 Order of Entry & Third Declarations

The 2011 Caulfield Cup third declarations were taken by Racing Victoria today with 40 gallopers still in contention for the October 15 feature. At second declaration stage for the $2.5 million Group 1 BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m) there were 80 contenders paid up for, but this number has been halved with the most notable omission…

My Kingdom Of Fife Firms in Cox Plate 2011 Betting

My Kingdom Of Fife Firms in Cox Plate 2011 Betting

Chris Waller’s in-form import My Kingdom Of Fife has shot up the 2011 Cox Plate odds after a big race win at Randwick over the weekend, the six-year-old saluting for the punters in the $125,000 Group 3 Craven Plate (2000m). Backing up from a game first-up second to Trusting the Chelmsford Stakes (1600m) at Warwick…

My Kingdom Of Fife Rules Craven Plate 2011 Field & Betting

My Kingdom Of Fife Rules Craven Plate 2011 Field & Betting

Chris Waller’s star import My Kingdom Of Fife will put their 2011 Cox Plate claims on the line at Randwick’s Epsom Handicap Day this Saturday when they jump favourite in the $125,000 Group 3 Craven Plate (2000m). Running as race five of nine on an all black-type programme, the 2011 Craven Plate field features nine…

Craven Plate Nomination for 2011 Cox Plate Hope My Kingdom Of Fife

Craven Plate Nomination for 2011 Cox Plate Hope My Kingdom Of Fife

Leading Sydney trainer Chris Waller is gearing up for a supercharged Epsom Super Saturday this weekend, much of the attention focused on his 2011 Craven Plate nominee, the Cox Plate-bound import My Kingdom Of Fife. Waller may have multiple entries in two of the day’s showcase features with Foreteller ($12 ) his top fancy the…

Gai’s Herculean The Metropolitan Nominations 2011

Gai’s Herculean The Metropolitan Nominations 2011

Prominent Sydney trainer Gai Waterhouse already holds a strong hand in the 2011 The Metropolitan having nominated 17 of her gallopers for the Sydney Spring Carnival feature including defending champion Herculian Prince. Nominations for three of the Group 1 Epsom Super Saturday features have been released ahead of the October 1 race day including those…

Distance & Weather Key To Warwick Stakes Tips

Distance & Weather Key To Warwick Stakes Tips

There will be two main factors in tomorrow’s Warwick Stakes, the first will be the weather conditions, just how wet the track is and how quickly it chops up in the earlier runs. The second factor will be the 1400m trip, which horses have returned fit enough and fresh enough to run the required pace….