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2014 Strawberry Road Handicap Nominations Released

2014 Strawberry Road Handicap Nominations Released

An exciting list of just nine runners have been nominated for an appearance in this weekend’s Listed Strawberry Road Handicap (1600m) at Brisbane’s Eagle Farm Racecourse, including talented four-year-old Choice Bro. Claiming five wins and four minor places from 24 competitive race starts so far, Choice Bro is yet to forge much of a competitive…

Kiwi Historian Heads Lord Mayor’s Cup 2014 Field

Kiwi Historian Heads Lord Mayor’s Cup 2014 Field

Gary Alton’s New Zealand-trained stayer Historian is one of 13 gallopers set to face off in the opening Group race of Doomben 10,000 Day, the 2014 Lord Mayor’s Cup to run as Doomben Race 4 at 1:20pm this Saturday. Leading the field for this year’s $125,000 Group 3 Programmed Property Services Lord Mayor’s Cup (1615m)…

Conservatorium Hopeful of Inside Draw in Doomben 10,000

Conservatorium Hopeful of Inside Draw in Doomben 10,000

Trainer Gary Kennewell is hopeful well-trialled journeyman Conservatorium will be allocated a favourable inside barrier on Wednesday for this weekend’s featured Group 1 Doomben 10,000 (1350m) in Brisbane. Finishing a competitive eighth amongst classy competition in the Group 1 The Goodwood (1200m) at South Australia’s Morphettville Racecourse last time out, Kennewell said the prospect of…

2014 RA Lee Stakes Results – Rhythm To Spare Wins With Ease

2014 RA Lee Stakes Results – Rhythm To Spare Wins With Ease

Michael Moroney’s Flemington-trained favourite Rhythm To Spare enjoyed a successful Adelaide raid on The Goodwood Day racing away to win the RA Lee Stakes 2014 at Morphettville. The improving Pins four-year-old was well fancied in the markets all week for the $150,000 Group 3 Tapestry Shiraz R A Lee Stakes (1600m) jumping top of the…

Sadler Seeks VRC St Leger Win No. 3

Sadler Seeks VRC St Leger Win No. 3

Tomorrow at Flemington’s Anzac Day meeting local trainer John Sadler will shoot for his third win in the 2012 VRC St Leger with his promising Starcraft colt Starkiato taking on a smart field of fellow three-year-olds. Running as Flemington Race 6 at 3:55pm the $150,000 Listed VRC St Leger (2800m) field features 16 hopefuls with…

Backbone Tops VRC St Leger Odds 2012

Backbone Tops VRC St Leger Odds 2012

Michael Kent’s progressive Cranbourne galloper Backbone has opened top of the markets for Wednesday’s 2012 VRC St Leger, one of the two black types running at Flemington this Anzac Day. Of the full 16-starter field for the $150,000 Listed VRC St Leger (2800m), due to jump at 3:55pm as Flemington Race 6, Mossman gelding Backbone…

Anzac Stakes Day Racing – 2012 VRC St Leger Field & Barriers

Anzac Stakes Day Racing – 2012 VRC St Leger Field & Barriers

Anzac Stakes Day is shaping up as a beauty at Melbourne’s Flemington Racecourse with an eight-race program headlined by the VRC St Leger 2012. Due to jump as Flemington Race 6 at 3:55pm, the $150,000 Listed VRC St Leger (2800m) has this year attracted a final field of 16 three-year-old stayers. Heading the VRC St…

VRC St Leger Nominations – Anzac Day Races 2012

VRC St Leger Nominations – Anzac Day Races 2012

Next Wednesday Flemington Racecourse in Melbourne is set to come alive for the always popular Anzac Day Races, one of the two black type features headlining the program being the 2012 VRC St Leger. This year’s edition of the $150,000 Listed VRC St Leger (2800m) has attracted 19 nominations, the three-year-olds staying classic to run…