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2017 ANZAC Day Stakes Field & Betting: Merchant Navy Favourite

2017 ANZAC Day Stakes Field & Betting: Merchant Navy Favourite

Ciaron Maher’s undefeated colt Merchant Navy is the well-supported favourite in ANZAC Day Stakes 2017 betting for Flemington’s feature race this Tuesday in Melbourne.

Gai Waterhouse’s VOBIS Gold Rush winner Speed Street is stepped up in distance for a shot at the 2017 ANZAC Day Stakes at Flemington on Tuesday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

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2017 Alister Clark Stakes Field & Odds: Farson Favourite

2017 Alister Clark Stakes Field & Odds: Farson Favourite

Australian Derby-bound Farson has opened clear favourite in Alister Clark Stakes 2017 betting to continue his ace autumn form with a fourth win on the trot under the lights at Moonee Valley on Friday night.

Autumn Classic winner Farson is favourite in Alister Clark Stakes 2017 betting for Moonee Valley on Friday night. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

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2017 Caulfield Autumn Classic Betting & Tips: Farson $2

2017 Caulfield Autumn Classic Betting & Tips: Farson $2

The Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott-trained Farson is nearing odds-on favouritism in Caulfield Autumn Classic 2017 betting for his Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes Day run on the weekend.

Farson is the short-priced favourite and Races.com.au tip to win the 2017 Caulfield Autumn Classic this weekend in Melbourne. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

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Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes 2017 Odds Update: Spoils Scratched

Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes 2017 Odds Update: Spoils Scratched

The John Salanitri-trained Sheer Madness has gained a start in Saturday’s 2017 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes following the early scratching of Spoils.

Spoils (outside) has been scratched from the 2017 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes field. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Locally-trained Moshe gelding Sheer Madness will line-up from barrier seven at Caulfield Racecourse in the $1.5 million Group 1 ...

Bow Mistress Trophy 2017 Tips & Odds Update

Bow Mistress Trophy 2017 Tips & Odds Update

The 2017 Bow Mistress Trophy is the sole Group race on the Hobart race card this evening and below are our insider summer racing tips on the mares’ only showdown.

Stephen Baster rides the Races.com.au 2017 Bow Mistress Trophy tip to win I Love It on Friday night in Tasmania. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

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Australian Cup now for 2016 Pakenham Cup winner Pilote D’Essai

Australian Cup now for 2016 Pakenham Cup winner Pilote D’Essai

Lindsay Park co-trainer David Hayes will set French import Pilote D’Essai for the Group 1 $1.5m Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington during the 2017 Melbourne Autumn Carnival after winning the Pakenham Cup last Saturday.

Apprentice Regan Bayliss, above, scored back to back wins on Pilote D’Essai when he won the Pakenham Cup at Pakenham. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

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So Si Bon takes his place in 2016 Zipping Classic Field

So Si Bon takes his place in 2016 Zipping Classic Field

Three year old So Si Bon will take on the older horses in the Group 2 $300,000 Quayclean Zipping Classic (2400m) at Sandown on Saturday.

Who Shot Thebarman, above, is chasing back to back wins in the Zipping Classic at Sandown. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Trainer Robbie Laing had also nominated So Si Bon for the Group 2 $250,000 ...

Awesome Rock claims G1 victory with Emirates Stakes win

Awesome Rock claims G1 victory with Emirates Stakes win

The Leon and Troy Corstens trained Awesome Rock has finally won a Group 1 race when he took out the Group 1 $2m Emirates Stakes (2000m) at Flemington today.

Awesome Rock powers to the line to win the G1 Emirates Stakes at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Awesome Rock was first past the post in the Group 1 $1m ...

2016 Maribyrnong Plate Field & Betting: Top Two Hard To Split

2016 Maribyrnong Plate Field & Betting: Top Two Hard To Split

Kicking off the Emirates Stakes Day card at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday, the final meeting of the Melbourne Cup Carnival, is the Maribyrnong Plate 2016 where the bookies are having a hard time separating the top two in betting.

Inglis Debutant Stakes winner Wait For No One is early favourite to take out Saturday’s 2016 Maribyrnong Plate at Flemington ...

2016 Melbourne Cup Jockeys’ Tips: What the Hoops Say

2016 Melbourne Cup Jockeys’ Tips: What the Hoops Say

The Melbourne Cup 2016 start time is nearing and below the Races.com.au team have a look at the last minute word from the Melbourne Cup jockeys to try and uncover some sneaky late mail Melbourne Cup tips.

Jockey James McDonald shoots for his first win in the Melbourne Cup aboard the 2016 favourite Hartnell. Photo: Sarah Ebbett.

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