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2016 Alexandra Stakes Tips & Odds Update

2016 Alexandra Stakes Tips & Odds Update

One of three Group races on the Moonee Valley Thursday night program this evening is the Alexandra Stakes 2016 for the three-year-old fillies, betting tips for the mile clash detailed below. Running as Moonee Valley Race 4 on William Reid Stakes Night at 8:15pm (AEDT), this year’s $150,000 Group 3 Art Series Hotel Group Alexandra…

Justaway out to Justify Victoria Derby 2014 Bid

Justaway out to Justify Victoria Derby 2014 Bid

Flemington’s Steve Richards is gearing up for a big Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival with his three-year-old contingent including up-and-comer Justaway who is being targeted towards the 2014 Victoria Derby. Whether the now two-year-old Thewayyouare gelding is deserving of a shot at the $1.5 million Group 1 AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) will be better known after…

2014 Caulfield Guineas Dream for Marcado

2014 Caulfield Guineas Dream for Marcado

After opting to bypass a run in Sydney this autumn gone with his young Choisir gelding Marcado, Flemington horseman Steve Richards is still dreaming of a Caulfield Guineas 2014 bid for them this spring. The lightly-raced two-year-old has had just the two starts to date, Richards originally looking at taking them to Randwick for Group…

VRC Sires’ Produce Stakes Tips and Betting

VRC Sires’ Produce Stakes Tips and Betting

Betting markets for the 2014 Group 2 VRC Sires’ Produce Stakes (1400m) currently feature five of the final field of 12 runners presented at a quote of less-than $10; well and truly offering punters a wide selection of betting options and maintaining favourites’ odds as particularly generous. Featuring as one of three Group 2 events…

Marcado Heads VRC Sires’ Produce Stakes 2014 Odds

Marcado Heads VRC Sires’ Produce Stakes 2014 Odds

After a successful debut at the track three weeks back the Steve Richards-trained local youngster Marcado has opened narrow favourite to take out Saturday’s 2014 VRC Sires’ Produce Stakes at Flemington Racecourse. One of a dozen juveniles set to face off in this year’s $220,000 Group 2 Henry Bucks Sires’ Produce Stakes (1400m) on Newmarket…

Boomwaa Features in 2014 VRC Sires Produce Stakes Nominations

Boomwaa Features in 2014 VRC Sires Produce Stakes Nominations

Nominations for the 2014 VRC Sires’ Produce Stakes (1400m) have highlighted a list of 12 possibilities for this weekend’s Group 2 major at Flemington racecourse, including Awesome Rock. Having first trialled in early September 2013, trainer Leon Corstens elected to keep Awesome Rock in the spelling paddock for the entirety of the Spring Racing Carnival,…

Marcado Claims Victory on Debut in 2014 Talindert Stakes

Marcado Claims Victory on Debut in 2014 Talindert Stakes

Classy colt Marcado has claimed the 2014 Listed Talindert Stakes in impressive style from punters’ favourites Orujo and Lady Sharapova. Having claimed a strong barrier trial at Cranbourne in January, the Choisir colt had actually drifted to a quote of $12 when lining up in the stalls, but managed to produce a blistering run to…

2012 Roy Higgins Quality Betting Update & Tips

2012 Roy Higgins Quality Betting Update & Tips

With Sydney’s Rosehill Racecourse down to a Heavy (9), there is now the distinct chance that Melbourne’s Flemington track will be downgraded to a Slow (6) for Australian Guineas Day on Saturday which is sure to have a big impact on all of the events including the Roy Higgins Quality 2012. The second event on…

The Yalumba 162 – 2011 Diamond Stakes Day Betting

The Yalumba 162 – 2011 Diamond Stakes Day Betting

Caulfield’s Blue Diamond Stakes Day will this year include the newly renamed 2011 The Yalumba 162 on Saturday February 26, 2011. The Yalumba 162, or the Autumn Classic as it was previously known, is a Group 2 race worth over $180,000 and run over a distance of 1,800 metres. The current favourite for this year’s…

2010 The Distinctive Homes Goodwood Final Field & Preview

2010 The Distinctive Homes Goodwood Final Field & Preview

This Sunday Allan Scott Park Morphettville will host the 125th running of the coveted $300,000 Group 1 Goodwood (1200m) as part of the great racing action of the Unley Telstra Show Super Sunday. The 2010 Goodwood is sponsored by Distinctive Homes and has drawn a final field of 17 quality runners with just one Group…