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Bowman Calculates Future Cox Plate Contender

Bowman Calculates Future Cox Plate Contender

The world’s highest-ranked hoop Hugh Bowman gave Chris Waller’s Canterbury maiden winner on Wednesday a big wrap suggesting Calculated could be bound for future Cox Plate glory. Bowman has won the past two editions of Australasia’s weight-for-age championship aboard champion mare Winx. This season he’ll be back on the Hall of Famer as Winx looks…

2017 Australian Derby Odds & Betting Update

2017 Australian Derby Odds & Betting Update

Thirteen three-year-olds have been confirmed to line up for the Group 1 Australian Derby (2400m) at Royal Randwick on Saturday; one of four Group 1 feature races on Day 1 of The Championships and a race representing terrific value from a betting perspective. Gingernuts debuted to Australia for a dominant win a fortnight ago and…

Thirteen Confirmed in 2017 Australian Derby Field

Thirteen Confirmed in 2017 Australian Derby Field

Thirteen three-year-old stayers have been confirmed to chase Group 1 success on Day 1 of The Championships at Royal Randwick following the completion and release of the 2017 Australian Derby field. Two New Zealand raiders have more than stamped themselves as horses to watch upon debuting to the Sydney way of going this season, and…

Thirteen Confirmed in 2017 Vinery Stud Stakes Field

Thirteen Confirmed in 2017 Vinery Stud Stakes Field

Thirteen three-year-old fillies have been confirmed to chase a maiden win at the highest level of racing at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday, following the release of the 2017 Ranvet Stakes final field and barrier draw. Harlow Gold has returned to racing in smart form this time and has drawn ideally into the Ranvet Stakes field…

Who Shot Thebarman Leads 2016 Zipping Classic Betting

Who Shot Thebarman Leads 2016 Zipping Classic Betting

Eight runners have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s 2016 Group 2 Zipping Classic (2400m) at Ladbrokes Park; offering punters exceptional value from a betting perspective and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Who Shot Thebarman ran on for an impressive fifth in the Melbourne Cup last Tuesday and remains a…

So Si Bon Ready to Fire at Sandown

So Si Bon Ready to Fire at Sandown

Robbie Laing is confident that So Si Bon will run out of his skin at Sandown on Saturday, regardless of which race the Pearcedale trainer elects to contest. Laing initially underlined the featured Group 2 Zipping Classic (2400m) as an ideal option for the three-year-old after his strong run for fourth in the Group 1…

2016 Ladbrokes Sandown Guineas Nominations

2016 Ladbrokes Sandown Guineas Nominations

Fifteen runners have been included in 2016 Sandown Guineas nominations; highlighted by the pending appearance of some of the season’s best three-year-olds at Ladbrokes Park (Sandown) on Saturday. Godolphin colt Morton’s Fork has produced a number of smart efforts through three spring starts so far, and has been included in 2016 Sandown Guineas nominations. Posting…

2014 Cox Plate Favourites: Can Fawkner Break the Hoodoo?

2014 Cox Plate Favourites: Can Fawkner Break the Hoodoo?

Cox Plate favourites have won just two of the past 10 editions of Australasia’s weight-for-age championship so can Fawkner break the hoodoo and salute for the punters on Saturday in the Moonee Valley classic? Of the capacity 14 starters in this weekend’s $3 million Group 1 W.S. Cox Plate (2040m) the current favourite at an…

Kirramosa to Return for Spring Cups Bid

Kirramosa to Return for Spring Cups Bid

After missing the autumn due to injury, Sydney’s John Sargent is looking forward to the spring return of his 2014 Caulfield – Melbourne Cups hope Kirramosa. It’s been a lengthy let-up for the Alamosa filly who hasn’t been seen since her narrow victory over Zanbagh in the Group 1 Crown Oaks (2500m) at Flemington last…

Boban Headlines 2014 Expressway Stakes Final Field

Boban Headlines 2014 Expressway Stakes Final Field

The 2014 Expressway Stakes final field has been released; with star miler Boban set to return to racing in the Group 2 event at Royal Randwick on Saturday. Boban will be chasing his sixth straight victory this weekend in the Expressway Stakes after finishing his 2013 Spring Racing Carnival campaign undefeated; picking up impressive wins in…