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Hong Kong Goal For Happy Galaxy

Hong Kong Goal For Happy Galaxy

Team Hawkes have set a long-term goal for Happy Galaxy with the Hong Kong International Raceday the target for the classy sprinter who resumes in the Sir John Monash Stakes (1100m) at Caulfield on Saturday. The Nadeem colt burst into the conciseness of the Australian racing public at the start of this year with a string…

Monash Stakes 2013 One of Last for Retiring Mrs Onassis

Monash Stakes 2013 One of Last for Retiring Mrs Onassis

Rosehill horseman Gerald Ryan has confirmed his Group 1 winning mare Mrs Onassis is nearing her swansong race with Saturday’s 2013 Sir John Monash Stakes likely one of her last appearances before retirement. The five-year-old daughter of General Nediym has to date won eight of her 20 starts, most notably the Group 1 Oakleigh Plate…

Howmuchdoyouloveme 2013 Ramornie Handicap Top-Weight

Howmuchdoyouloveme 2013 Ramornie Handicap Top-Weight

The Tina Cotiopoulos-trained Howmuchdoyouloveme has been asked to carry the hefty 60.5kg top-weight for their title defense in next week’s Ramornie Handicap 2013 at Grafton. Twelve months ago the honest Written Tycoon gelding below their rivals away in the $150,000 WHK Ramornie Handicap (1200m) when prepared by Con Karakatsanis with a four length victory, their…

2013 Ramornie Handicap Nominations Released

2013 Ramornie Handicap Nominations Released

The Grafton Cup Carnival kicks off next week and in anticipation of the always popular Sydney winter festival nominations for Wednesday’s Ramornie Handicap 2013 have now been released. There are officially 30 horses heading towards this year’s $150,000 Listed Crowe Horwath Ramornie Handicap (1200m), one of the headliners being the Tina Cotsiopoulos-trained defending champion Howmuchdoyouloveme….

Sea Lord to Rule All Victorian Sprint Series Final 2013

Sea Lord to Rule All Victorian Sprint Series Final 2013

The now Victorian-based Stephen Brown is hoping his stable revelation Sea Lord can continue their good form for him on Saturday when they add a touch of class to the 2013 All Victorian Sprint Series Final at Flemington Racecourse. Previously prepared in Sydney by David Payne, the now five-year-old Street Cry gelding joined Darwin ex-pat…

2013 WJ Healy Stakes – Betting Tips

2013 WJ Healy Stakes – Betting Tips

It’s a bumper day at Eagle Farm on Saturday for the Tattersall’s Tiara which is the last Group 1 of the 2012-13 season and one of the key support races on the program is the Group 3 2013 Healy Stakes (1200m). The $175,000 sprint will jump as the last event on the eight-race card and…

Howmuchdoyouloveme Tops 2013 Healy Stakes Nominations

Howmuchdoyouloveme Tops 2013 Healy Stakes Nominations

Robust sprinter Howmuchdoyouloveme will be out to continue his Queensland success in the Group 3 2013 Healy Stakes (1200m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday. The four-year-old is one of 22 horses nominated for the $175,000 sprint and will chase a second straight victory after scoring a thumping two-length win in the Lightning Handicap last Saturday…

Quality June Stakes Nominations 2013

Quality June Stakes Nominations 2013

While the weekend’s major racing action will be taking place in Brisbane for Stradbroke Handicap Day, over in Sydney Royal Randwick will also be host to a black type feature with the $100,000 Listed June Stakes (1200m) attracting some quality entries. The 2013 June Stakes drew a total of 28 nominations this year with the…

Smart 2013 Luskin Star Stakes Field Released for Scone Carnvial

Smart 2013 Luskin Star Stakes Field Released for Scone Carnvial

Following the action of Scone Cup Day this Friday the Scone Cup Carnival continues on Saturday with five more black type races on the card including the Luskin Star Stakes 2013. Due to run as Scone Race 5 at 2:40pm (AEST) this year’s $140,000 Listed Luskin Star Stakes (1300m) has drawn a full field of…

Buffering Heads BTC Cup Nominations 2013

Buffering Heads BTC Cup Nominations 2013

After injury ruled out the favourite last year, Rob Heathcote’s flying sprint star Buffering is back for the 2013 BTC Cup heading a star-studded list of 25 nominations for Saturday week’s showdown. The first of the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival major’s, the $400,000 Group 1 Bundaberg Distilling Co. BTC Cup (1200m) will light up Eagle…