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Someday Heads Open Mile 2013 Betting Odds

Someday Heads Open Mile 2013 Betting Odds

Kelso Wood’s locally-trained four-year-old Someday has opened top of the odds to take out the 2013 Open Mile at Eagle Farm’s Tattersall’s Tiara Day this Saturday following a nice last start effort at the same track and distance two weeks back. The Falvelon gelding continued their rise through the ranks this Queensland Winter Racing Carnival…

Miss Stellabelle Heads 2013 Dark Jewel Classic Field

Miss Stellabelle Heads 2013 Dark Jewel Classic Field

Gai Waterhouse’s classy mare Miss Stellabelle heads a quality field for the $200,000 Listed Darley Dark Jewel Classic (1400m) which is one of the feature races at Scone on Saturday for the second day of the Scone Cup Carnival. Running as Race 6 at 3:15pm (AEST) the Dark Jewel Classic 2013 drew a bumper 16…

Arinosa Heads Sapphire Stakes 2013 Odds

Arinosa Heads Sapphire Stakes 2013 Odds

Chris Waller’s in-form grey mare Arinosa has opened top of the 2013 Sapphire Stakes odds for the females-only Australian Derby Day feature at Randwick Racecourse this Saturday. Due to jump at 4:30pm (AEST) one run before Black Caviar brings the show to a close in the TJ Smith Stakes, this year’s $175,000 Group 2 Belvedere…

Soft Sand Birthday Card Stakes 2013 Betting Favourite

Soft Sand Birthday Card Stakes 2013 Betting Favourite

Colin Little’s resuming Group 1 performer Soft Sand has been installed as the early favourite to win the last at Sydney’s Rosehill Guineas Day on Saturday, the talented mare topping the 2013 Birthday Card Stakes odds. Bringing the Easter Saturday racing action to a close at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday the $125,000 Group 3 Birthday…

Ladies Line Up in 2013 Birthday Card Stakes Field

Ladies Line Up in 2013 Birthday Card Stakes Field

This Saturday Sydney’s Rosehill Racecourse will host the latest Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival meeting with the fillies and mares finishing things up in the Birthday Card Stakes 2013. Rounding out the action of Rosehill Guineas Day as Race 9 at 5:45pm (AEST) this year’s $125,000 Group 3 Ascend Sales Trophies Birthday Card Stakes (1200m) has…

Ortensia Heads Messara’s Dubai Team

Ortensia Heads Messara’s Dubai Team

Globetrotting mare Ortensia is likely to be given the chance to defend her title in the US$1 million 2013 Al Quoz Sprint (100m) after trainer Paul Messara yesterday nominated her and two of his other charges to compete on 2013 Dubai World Cup night. Messara is set to be the only Australian trainer to take…

Soft Sand Joins Paul Messara’s Stable

Soft Sand Joins Paul Messara’s Stable

Group 1-placed mare Soft Stand has been jointly purchased by Arrowfield Stud and BC3 Thoroughbreds and will be immediately transferred to new trainer Paul Messara at Scone. It comes just days after former trainer Colin Little set the bar high for the autumn saying he would be disappointed if the four-year-old didn’t win a Group…

Autumn Group 1 Goals for Soft Sand

Autumn Group 1 Goals for Soft Sand

Soft Sand trainer Colin Little will be disappointed if the four-year-old mare doesn’t claim a Group 1 title in her next preparation and will aim her at events at both the 2013 Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival and the 2013 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival. The talented daughter of Dansili has recently returned to work after a…

Appearance Scores Upset Win in Myer Classic 2012

Appearance Scores Upset Win in Myer Classic 2012

The Darley-owned Appearance overcame a classy group of mares to record an upset victory in the Group 1 2012 Myer Classic (1600m) at Flemington today. The four-year-old was paying $43.80 at race jump but was the one who was able to hit the line in front in a thrilling finish in front of a packed…

Myer Classic 2012 Form Guide Facts & Betting Stats

Myer Classic 2012 Form Guide Facts & Betting Stats

After the action of the Victoria Derby at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday punters will be sticking around for the day’s fourth Group 1 feature with the 2012 Myer Classic scheduled as Race 7, the must know facts, form guide analysis and betting preview on the fillies and mares clash detailed below. A quality field of…