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2017 Maurice McCarten Stakes Results: Artistry Wins First-Up

2017 Maurice McCarten Stakes Results: Artistry Wins First-Up

Team Snowden prepared the winning Maurice McCarten Stakes 2017 quinella at Rosehill Racecourse on Saturday but in reverse order to betting with class mare Artistry defeating stablemate Dothraki first-up. The five-year-old daughter of Shamardal kicked off her autumn on Coolmore Classic Day in the $150,000 Group 3 Maurice McCarten Stakes (1100m), which attracted just the…

Morning Captain Leads Goldmarket Handicap 2014 Odds

Morning Captain Leads Goldmarket Handicap 2014 Odds

Betting on this Saturday’s 2014 Goldmarket Handicap on the Gold Coast is now open with local galloper Morning Captain heading the markets. One of two entries for Gold Coast trainer Kelly Doughty, Danbird five-year-old Morning Captain pays $3.40 as the top fancy for this year’s $100,000 Listed Carlton Draught Goldmarket (1300m). Drawn on the rails…

Ramornie Handicap 2013 Field & Barriers Announced

Ramornie Handicap 2013 Field & Barriers Announced

This Wednesday the first of the Grafton Cup Carnival majors will light up Grafton Racecourse with the 2013 Ramornie Handicap, final acceptances for which have now been taken. Due to run as Race 7 at 3:41pm (AEST) on Wednesday’s Grafton race card the lucrative $150,000 Listed Crowe Horwath Ramornie Handicap (1200m) has drawn a final…

Howmuchdoyouloveme 2013 Ramornie Handicap Top-Weight

Howmuchdoyouloveme 2013 Ramornie Handicap Top-Weight

The Tina Cotiopoulos-trained Howmuchdoyouloveme has been asked to carry the hefty 60.5kg top-weight for their title defense in next week’s Ramornie Handicap 2013 at Grafton. Twelve months ago the honest Written Tycoon gelding below their rivals away in the $150,000 WHK Ramornie Handicap (1200m) when prepared by Con Karakatsanis with a four length victory, their…

Havoc for Border Rebel’s Ramornie Handicap 2013 Bid

Havoc for Border Rebel’s Ramornie Handicap 2013 Bid

While the 2013 Ramornie Handicap during the Grafton Cup Carnival remains the major aim for Sue Grills’ Tamworth-based galloper Border Rebel, the rain in Sydney is wreaking havoc on their lead-up preparations. After an unsuccessful sixth behind Pinwheel in the 2010 edition of the Listed WHK Ramornie Handicap (1200m), the $150,000 Grafton Cup Carnival sprint…

2013 Ascot Handicap Nominations – Queensland Cup Day

2013 Ascot Handicap Nominations – Queensland Cup Day

The major support race on Queensland Cup Day at Eagle Farm on Saturday will be the Ascot Handicap 2013, nominations for which currently feature a strong line-up of 19 sprinters. There’s plenty of talent among the early entries for this year’s $80,000 Listed Ascot Handicap (1200m) which has over the years produced a handy sprinter…

See The World Eyes Ramornie Handicap Win 2013

See The World Eyes Ramornie Handicap Win 2013

  Warwick Farm’s Joe Pride is looking towards the Grafton Cup Carnival with confidence this winter as he prepares to saddle up his always honest sprinter See The World in the 2013 Ramornie Handicap. Running at Grafton Racecourse on July 10, the $150,000 Listed Ramornie Handicap (1200m) is one of the most lucrative country sprints…

Stitt Seeks 2012 Ramornie – Grafton Cup Double

Stitt Seeks 2012 Ramornie – Grafton Cup Double

Taree horseman Ross Stitt will vie for the prestigious Grafton Cup Carnival feature double over the next two days saddling up livewire chances in both the Ramornie Handicap and the headline event of the festival, the 2012 Grafton Cup. Wednesday sees the first leg of the popular double run at the Clarence River Jockey Club’s…

Castlemagne King Chasing 2012 Grafton Cup Start

Castlemagne King Chasing 2012 Grafton Cup Start

Experienced gelding Castlemagne King will be racing for a spot in next week’s Listed $150,000 2012 Grafton Cup (2350m) when he lines up in today’s Grafton Cup Prelude (2100m). The Basil Ryan-trained six-year-old has been in excellent form of late and if he can continue that and win today, Ryan is likely to enter him…

Plenty of Speed in 2012 Chief De Beers Handicap Field

Plenty of Speed in 2012 Chief De Beers Handicap Field

Another action-packed day of racing will take place at Doomben this weekend and one of the most exciting support races to the Doomben 10,000 will be the 2012 Chief De Beers Handicap (1100m). Fourteen horses have been named in the final field to contest the $80,000 Listed event and there is no shortage of speed….