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2016 PB Lawrence Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

2016 PB Lawrence Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

The Spring Racing Carnival kicks into gear at Caulfield Racecourse today, as nine talent-rich races make up 2016 PB Lawrence Stakes Day. It is a fine day in the greater Melbourne metropolitan area today and the Caulfield track has been rated a ‘Good 4’, following only 4mm of rainfall in the last 24 hours. Notable…

2016 PB Lawrence Stakes Nominations Feature The Cleaner

2016 PB Lawrence Stakes Nominations Feature The Cleaner

Last year’s runner-up The Cleaner will be out to go one better when the veteran weight-for-age performer debuts for his new trainer Peter Gelagotis in the PB Lawrence Stakes 2016 this weekend. Gelagotis has taken over from Tasmanian horseman Mick Burles after connections made the surprise decision to change stables with the Savoire Vivre gelding….

Smokin’ Joey Set for 2016 Bletchingly Stakes Title Defence

Smokin’ Joey Set for 2016 Bletchingly Stakes Title Defence

Mornington’s Wez Hunter is confident heading into Saturday’s Bletchingly Stakes 2016 with the defending champion Smokin’ Joey. The eight-year-old son of Encosta De Lago won last year’s edition of the weight-for-age sprint on the back of an Eye Liner Stakes win in Queensland that winter, and is back for another shot at the $150,000 Group…

Bletchingly Stakes 2016 Betting Tips

Bletchingly Stakes 2016 Betting Tips

The weekend’s sole Group race is Caulfield’s 2016 Bletching Stakes, betting tips for which can be found below. Due to run as Caulfield Race 7 at 3:45pm (AEST) on the nine-race Saturday program in Melbourne, this year’s $150,000 Group 3 “(1200m) originally drew a final field of 12 sprinters. The line-up is down to 11…

2016 Bletchingly Stakes Odds and Betting Update

2016 Bletchingly Stakes Odds and Betting Update

Twelve runners have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s 2016 Bletchingly Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield Racecourse; offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Mahuta has not been seen at the races since failing to fire in the Group 1 Australian Guineas in early…

2016 Bletchingly Stakes Field and Barrier Draw

2016 Bletchingly Stakes Field and Barrier Draw

Twelve sprinters have been confirmed to line up at Caulfield Racecourse on Saturday for the featured Group 3 Bletchingly Stakes (1200m); highlighted by the inclusion of some of the winter’s standout performers and the resumption of several runners ahead of the forthcoming Spring Carnival. Smokin’ Joey delivered a smart field a comfortable defeat in last…

Beirut Likely to Bypass Bletchingly Stakes 2016

Beirut Likely to Bypass Bletchingly Stakes 2016

Caulfield’s Henry Dwyer is likely to save his flying mare Beirut for Saturday week’s Aurie’s Star Handicap at Flemington instead of running her in the 2016 Bletchingly Stakes this weekend. The in-form Lonhro five-year-old has won her past four on the trot, most recently defeating Nadeem Lass by a half-length in a Mares Handicap over…

2016 Bletchingly Stakes Nominations Feature The Cleaner

2016 Bletchingly Stakes Nominations Feature The Cleaner

Former star Tasmanian galloper The Cleaner will kick-off his Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival campaign for new trainer Peter Gelagotis in Saturday’s Bletchingly Stakes 2016 at Caulfield Racecourse. The veteran Savoire Vivre is a rising nine-year-old and debuts for Moe horseman Gelagotis in the $150,000 Group 3 Bletchingly Stakes (1200m) having previously been prepared by Mick…

Browne Rides 2016 Eye Liner Stakes Winner Ninth Legion

Browne Rides 2016 Eye Liner Stakes Winner Ninth Legion

Sunshine Coast jockey Damian Browne enjoyed a winning stakes double on Ipswich Cup Day over the weekend backing up from his success in the day’s marquee race with an Eye Liner Stakes 2016 victory on Ninth Legion. Browne visited Ipswich Racecourse for the first time in three years last season and enjoyed a treble of…

2016 The Goodwood Form Guide & Betting Preview

2016 The Goodwood Form Guide & Betting Preview

The premier sprint race of the Adelaide Autumn Racing Carnival runs at Morphettville Racecourse on Saturday, a detailed The Goodwood 2016 form guide analysis and betting preview detailed below. Due to run as Morphettville Race 7 at 4:20pm (local), this year’s $500,000 Group 1 Darley Goodwood (1200m) field is down to 19 runners after the…