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Qewy Primed for 2016 Sandown Cup

Qewy Primed for 2016 Sandown Cup

Assistant trainer James Ferguson is confident that Qewy is primed to end his Australian tenure in the best way possible, when he lines up for the Listed Sandown Cup (3200m) at Ladbrokes Park on Saturday afternoon.

Qewy is primed for a strong performance in Saturday’s Listed Sandown Cup. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Qewy has been one of the shining lights ...

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 currently leads 2016 Zipping Classic betting markets. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

Who Shot Thebarman ran on for an ...

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.

So Si Bon has displayed similar ability to the Robbie Laing-trained 2013 Victoria Derby winner Polanski (pictured). Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

Laing initially underlined the featured Group 2 Zipping Classic (2400m) ...

Famous Seamus Ready to Defend Kevin Heffernan Stakes

Famous Seamus Ready to Defend Kevin Heffernan Stakes

Trainer Noel Mayfield-Smith is confident that Famous Seamus will prove tough to beat once more, when he steps out for the Group 3 Kevin Heffernan Stakes (1300m) at Ladbrokes Park (Sandown) on Saturday.

Famous Seamus carries winning form into Saturday’s Group 3 Kevin Heffernan Stakes. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

A Group 1 winner having taken out the 2014 edition of ...

Seventeen Included in 2016 Sandown Cup Nominations

Seventeen Included in 2016 Sandown Cup Nominations

Seventeen stayers have been included in nominations for Saturday’s 2016 Ladbrokes Sandown Cup (3200m), highlighted by the pending appearance of some of the Spring Carnival’s most consistent performers.

Qewy (blue silks) has been included in 2016 Sandown Cup nominations. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Almoonqith hit the line well for sixth in the Melbourne Cup last Tuesday and has been included ...

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.

Morton’s Fork has been included in Sandown Guineas nominations. Photo: Steve Hart

Godolphin colt Morton’s Fork has produced a number of smart efforts through three spring starts so far, and has been ...

Almandin Leads 2016 Zipping Classic Nominations

Almandin Leads 2016 Zipping Classic Nominations

Fifteen stayers have been included in 2016 Zipping Classic nominations; highlighted by the pending appearance of some of the Spring Carnival’s standout performers including Melbourne Cup winner Almandin.

Melbourne Cup winner Almandin has been included in Zipping Classic nominations. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Almandin has been a strong and consistent performer throughout his entire racing career so far ...

Almoonqith Primed for Zipping Classic

Almoonqith Primed for Zipping Classic

Co-trainer Ben Hayes is confident that Almoonqith will prove very tough to beat when he lines up for the Group 2 Zipping Classic (2400m) at Sandown on Saturday.

Almoonqith is set to be included in 2016 Zipping Classic nominations. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Almoonqith returned to peak form when he savaged the line for fourth in the Group 1 Caulfield ...

2016 Crown Oaks Results: Lasqueti Spirit Secures Major Upset

2016 Crown Oaks Results: Lasqueti Spirit Secures Major Upset

Lasqueti Spirit has produced an incredible start-to-finish performance to win the 2016 Crown Oaks (2500m), as a $126 chance at Flemington Racecourse this afternoon.

Lasqueti Spirit won the 2016 Crown Oaks at $126 odds. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Lasqueti Spirit appeared to be in the Crown Oaks field to make up the numbers, but the filly did her chances of ...

2016 Melbourne Cup Day Results: Almandin is the 2016 Melbourne Cup Winner

2016 Melbourne Cup Day Results: Almandin is the 2016 Melbourne Cup Winner

2016 Melbourne Cup Day boasts an exciting ten race card at Flemington Racecourse today, highlighted by the world’s richest two-mile race at 3:00pm AEDT.

Hartnell is favourite to win the Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington this afternoon. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

It is overcast on 2016 Melbourne Cup Day, however a combined total of only 1.8mm of rain ...