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2017 Standish Handicap Aim for Ridgway

2017 Standish Handicap Aim for Ridgway

Victorian trainer Robbie Laing is looking at a New Year’s Day run in the Standish Handicap 2017 at Flemington Racecourse for his lightly raced colt Ridgway.

Ridgway could step up in class and take on horses including Illustrious Lad (pictured) in Flemington’s Standish Handicap 2017 on New Year’s Day. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

The now three-year-old son of Gio Point ...

Standish Winner Durendal Targets 2016 Australia Stakes

Standish Winner Durendal Targets 2016 Australia Stakes

Moonee Valley’s Australia Stakes 2016 later this month is shaping up as the most likely next-up target for the flying Durendal who took out the Group 3 Standish Handicap (1200m) at Flemington on New Year’s Day.

Standish Handicap winner Durendal could target the 2016 Australia Stakes in Group 2 company at Moonee Valley on January 23. Photo: Ultimate Racing ...

2016 Standish Handicap Betting Tips

2016 Standish Handicap Betting Tips

The Standish Handicap 2016 headlines the New Year’s Day race line-up at Flemington Racecourse in Melbourne on Friday, January 1, betting tips and odds for the sprint showdown detailed below.

Sarajevo is the Races.com.au tip to win Flemington’s 2016 Standish Handicap on New Year’s Day this Friday in Melbourne. Photo: Steve Hart.

There are 12 in the mix for this ...

Durendal Leads 2016 Standish Handicap Field & Odds

Durendal Leads 2016 Standish Handicap Field & Odds

Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra’s in-form local sprinter Durendal has opened clear favourite of the Standish Handicap 2016 final acceptances for Flemington’s New Year’s Day feature race in Melbourne on Friday.

In-form Durendal is favourite to win Friday’s 2016 Standish Handicap at Flemington Racecourse on New Year’s Day. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

A dozen hopes are set to face off ...

2016 Standish Handicap Nominations & Weights

2016 Standish Handicap Nominations & Weights

Racing action on New Year’s Day this Friday, January 1, is headlined by the Standish Handicap 2016 at Flemington Racecourse where Churchill Dancer is allocated equal top weight of the nominations taken.

Churchill Dancer is equal 59kg top weight for Friday’s 2016 Standish Handicap at Flemington on New Year’s Day. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

A total of 15 early entries are ...

Standish Handicap 2016 Option for Boomwaa

Standish Handicap 2016 Option for Boomwaa

A recent edition to the Caulfield stables of Henry Dwyer, Boomwaa races at Flemington Racecourse this weekend ahead of a possible 2016 Standish Handicap run back at the track on New Year’s Day.

Boomwaa runs at Flemington on Saturday trying to earn a black-type summer assignment in either the Christmas Stakes or Standish Handicap. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

Dwyer is ...

2016 Standish Handicap Aim for Sistine Demon

2016 Standish Handicap Aim for Sistine Demon

Caulfield’s Andrew Noblet is hoping for better luck with Sistine Demon this weekend at Flemington, a track the six-year-old could return to on New Year’s Day for the Standish Handicap 2016.

Sistine Demon returns to Flemington on Saturday ahead of a possible 2016 Standish Handicap run at the track on New Year’s Day. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

First-up ...

Churchill Dancer on Trial for Standish Handicap 2016

Churchill Dancer on Trial for Standish Handicap 2016

This Saturday the David Hayes & Tom Dabernig-trained sprinter Churchill Dancer goes on trial for a 2016 Standish Handicap assignment at Flemington in January when he takes to the Moonee Valley track over 1000m.

Churchill Dancer runs at Moonee Valley on Saturday ahead of a possible Flemington run in the 2016 Standish Handicap on New Year’s Day. Photo: Adrienne ...

2016 Standish Handicap Target for Lonrockstar

2016 Standish Handicap Target for Lonrockstar

John Sadler’s is looking for a nice first-up run for his returning six-year-old Lonrockstar at Moonee Valley this weekend eyeing a Standish Handicap 2016 run at Flemington Racecourse on New Year’s Day.

Lonrockstar resumes at Moonee Valley on Saturday ahead of a 2016 Standish Handicap bid at Flemington in January. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

Lonhro gelding Lonrockstar has won five ...

The Quarterback Targets Winterbottom Stakes 2015

The Quarterback Targets Winterbottom Stakes 2015

A run in Perth’s 2015 Winterbottom Stakes later this month could be on the cards for Robbie Griffiths’ in-form sprinter The Quarterback following his impressive win in the wet at Flemington on VRC Oaks Day.

The Quarterback (outside) continued his good form down the Flemington straight with a win in the wet on Crown Oaks Day during the 2015 ...