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Humidor is the 2017 Australian Cup Winner

Humidor is the 2017 Australian Cup Winner

Humidor has produced an impressive turn of foot in the final straight at Flemington this afternoon to be crowned the 2017 Australian Cup winner. Leading Victorian trainer Darren Weir saddled Voodoo Lad to second in the Group 1 Newmarket Handicap (1200m) in the prior race, but punters rallied around Humidor in the hours leading up…

2017 Newmarket Handicap Winner Redkirk Warrior Defies History

2017 Newmarket Handicap Winner Redkirk Warrior Defies History

Hong Kong import Redkirk Warrior defied history breaking a 100 year drought to win the Newmarket Handicap 2017 first-up down the Flemington straight for the flying Lindsay Park stable. It had been exactly a century since the last Newmarket Handicap winner did so first-up when Polycrates won the famous sprint fresh back in 1917. In…

Doncaster Option for Kewney Stakes Winner I Am A Star

Doncaster Option for Kewney Stakes Winner I Am A Star

A trip up to Sydney for a 2017 Doncaster Mile bid is still being considered for gun filly I Am A Star after she retained her undefeated record at Flemington with a gutsy win in the Kewney Stakes on ‘Super Saturday’. The Shane Nichols-trained daughter of I Am Invincible is best known for beating home…

2017 VRC Sires’ Produce Stakes Results: Sircconi Wins in a Photo

2017 VRC Sires’ Produce Stakes Results: Sircconi Wins in a Photo

Peter Morgan’s progressive colt Sircconi broke his maiden status on ‘Super Saturday’ in his first Flemington run saluting in an all-the-way effort in the VRC Sires’ Produce Stakes 2017. Consistent hoop Linda Meech gave the up-and-coming Nicconi two-year-old an on-pace ride in this year’s $200,000 Group 2 VRC Sires’ Produce Stakes (1400m) and had the…

2017 Super Saturday: Flemington Scratchings & Track Report

2017 Super Saturday: Flemington Scratchings & Track Report

The Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival hits its peak today at Flemington Racecourse with two Group 1 features heading the Super Saturday race card – Melbourne race scratchings and a full Flemington track report detailed below. There is a chance of scattered thunderstorms in Melbourne late this afternoon, but for the most part it should be…

Flemington Super Saturday 2017 Results: Humidor Wins Australian Cup

Flemington Super Saturday 2017 Results: Humidor Wins Australian Cup

Super Saturday 2017 at Flemington Racecourse featuring a dual shot of Group 1 Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival action takes place today, Saturday March 11, with the real time Flemington race results for all nine races updated right here throughout the day. Melbourne racing peaks today with Flemington Race 7 – the $1.25 million Group 1…

Newmarket Handicap 2017 Betting Tips & Odds Update

Newmarket Handicap 2017 Betting Tips & Odds Update

There’s plenty of excitement building over the ‘Super Saturday’ race card at Flemington this weekend including the season’s best sprinters facing off in the 2017 Newmarket Handicap, betting tips and the latest odds found right here. All thirteen original final acceptors are still in the mix for the $1.25 million Group 1 Lexus Newmarket Handicap…

Australian Cup 2017 Tips & Odds Update: Real Love Out

Australian Cup 2017 Tips & Odds Update: Real Love Out

There’s been a firming of the favourites in the 2017 Australian Cup odds ahead of the weight-for-age feature at Flemington on Saturday with Real Love out of the race. Flying Victorian horseman Darren Weir confirmed on Friday morning that former Perth Cup winning mare Real Love would not be taking her spot in the $1.5…

Circular Favourite in 2017 Matron Stakes Field & Betting

Circular Favourite in 2017 Matron Stakes Field & Betting

A favourable barrier one draw has seen the John O’Shea-trained Circular firm into favouritism for the Matron Stakes 2017 at Flemington Racecourse this Saturday in Melbourne. Run as the Schweppervescence Trophy, this year’s $150,000 Group 3 Matron Stakes (1600m) is set to jump as Flemington Race 6 at 3:15pm (AEDT) on ‘Super Saturday’. A capacity…

2017 VRC Sires’ Produce Stakes Field & Odds: Eshtiraak Favourite

2017 VRC Sires’ Produce Stakes Field & Odds: Eshtiraak Favourite

The flying Lindsay Park-trained Eshtiraak is clear favourite in VRC Sires’ Produce Stakes 2017 betting chasing a fourth win on the trot in the ‘Super Saturday’ clash at Flemington Racecourse. The young Street Cry colt is one of eleven two-year-olds taking to the track in Flemington Race 4 at 2:05pm (AEDT) on Saturday afternoon for…