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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).

Pornichet has won the 2014 Sandown Stakes. Photo: Sarah Ebbett

Jumping from the gates well, Pornichet settled in prime position on the heels of early leaders ...

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.

Speediness is looking to return to form in Saturday’s 2014 Sandown Stakes. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The Testa Rossa seven-year-old is one of nine hopefuls making up the final ...

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.

Atlantic Jewel (inside) vies for her fourth Group 1 trophy on Caulfield Guineas Day this Saturday. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

In her final run before ...

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.

Atlantic Jewel looks set for victory over a small 2013 Caulfield Stakes field on Saturday. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The triple Group 1 winning Fastnet Rock ...

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.

Fiorente returning to scale after his 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 who has won four of ...

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). Horse Racing Tip We think Solzhenitsyn is a good enough horse to overcome the rise in weights and back up his Toorak Handicap win this Saturday at Moonee ...

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.

Solzhenitsyn is one of the top chances in the Crystal Mile

Four horses fall between $3.60 and $4.20 in the market, with Rangirangdoo and Ambidexter equal $3.60 favourites ...

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.

Solzhenitsyn is one of the top chances in the Crystal Mile

The pair are the clear standouts in the $220,000 race which holds a key place ...

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 guide analysis and betting ...