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Pornichet Comfortably Takes Out Sandown Stakes

Pornichet Comfortably Takes Out Sandown Stakes

Classy French import Pornichet has justified his resounding favouritism in just his second appearance in Australia this afternoon; displaying a keen turn of foot to comfortably take out the Group 3 Sandown Stakes (1500m). Jumping from the gates well, Pornichet settled in prime position on the heels of early leaders Spacecraft, Lady Lakshmi and Vibrant…

Speediness Leads 2014 Sandown Stakes Field

Speediness Leads 2014 Sandown Stakes Field

Colin Scott’s veteran sprinter Speediness will be out to atone for a disappointing Emirates Stakes effort last Saturday when he backs up in the Sandown Stakes 2014 this weekend. The Testa Rossa seven-year-old is one of nine hopefuls making up the final field for the $150,000 Group 3 Mack Tow Sandown Stakes (1500m) on Saturday….

Atlantic Jewel Odds-On in Caulfield Stakes Betting 2013

Atlantic Jewel Odds-On in Caulfield Stakes Betting 2013

After the defection of It’s A Dundeel from the 2013 Caulfield Stakes on Saturday it is no surprise Cox Plate favourite Atlantic Jewel has opened odds-on to take out the Caulfield Guineas Day classic. In her final run before attempting a win in Australasia’s weight-for-age championship, the $3 million Group 1 Cox Plate (2040m) to…

2013 Caulfield Stakes Field – Atlantic Jewel Scares off Rivals

2013 Caulfield Stakes Field – Atlantic Jewel Scares off Rivals

The non-acceptance of last start Underwood Stakes champ It’s A Dundeel has left Mark Kavanagh’s star mare Atlantic Jewel with just five rivals to defeat in Saturday’s Caulfield Stakes 2013 in Melbourne. The triple Group 1 winning Fastnet Rock mare has scared off the bulk of the season’s weight-for-age hopes with a diminutive field left…

2013 Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes Results – Fiorente Wins

2013 Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes Results – Fiorente Wins

Fiorente has produced an eye catching run to win the Group 2 Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes at Moonee Valley Racecourse today September 14, 2013. The five-year-old stormed home over his rivals to win the race ahead of Spacecraft, who finished second, and Lidari,who placed in third. Drama surrounded the 2013 Dato’ Tan Chin Nam…

Lord Stakes 2012 – Nominations Released

Lord Stakes 2012 – Nominations Released

Nominations have been released for the Listed $120,000 2012 Lord Stakes which will take place at Mornington next Thursday. Competition for spots is tough with 24 horses entered to fill the 14 available positions and there is no shortage of hopefuls with metropolitan experience. Leading Victorian trainer Peter Moody has nominated emerging galloper White Universe…

Crystal Mile 2012 – Preview and Tips

Crystal Mile 2012 – Preview and Tips

Tomorrow is 2012 Cox Plate day which presents a bumper Moonee Valley card and one of the key support races to the main event is the Group 2 2012 Crystal Mile (1600m). Just seven horses will line up but it is a quality field with dual Group 1 winner Rangirangdoo heading the market at $3.30….

Open 2012 Crystal Mile Betting Market

Open 2012 Crystal Mile Betting Market

A small but quality field has been named to contest the Group 2 2012 Crystal Mile (1600m) and if the market proves correct it is set to be a closely run contest. Four horses fall between $3.60 and $4.20 in the market, with Rangirangdoo and Ambidexter equal $3.60 favourites at . Rangirangdoo is a proven…

Solzhenitsyn V Rangirangdoo in Small 2012 Crystal Mile Field

Solzhenitsyn V Rangirangdoo in Small 2012 Crystal Mile Field

It looks to be a two-horse battle in the Group 2 2012 Crystal Mile (1600m) at Moonee Valley this Saturday with Chris Waller’s bold veteran Rangirangdoo and Queensland gelding Solzhenitsyn heading a seven-horse field. The pair are the clear standouts in the $220,000 race which holds a key place on the Cox Plate card as…

2011 Kingston Town Classic Form Guide Analysis & Betting Preview

2011 Kingston Town Classic Form Guide Analysis & Betting Preview

This is it, punters’ final chance to back a Group 1 winner in Australia for the year happens at Ascot Racecourse on Saturday with the Kingston Town Classic 2011, and to ensure you see out the end of elite level racing on a high below the Races.com.au crew have the best Kingston Town Classic form…