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2017 June Stakes Field & Odds: Open Betting Affair

2017 June Stakes Field & Odds: Open Betting Affair

Saturday’s Royal Randwick black-type is a wide open affair betting-wise with over half the June Stakes 2017 field at single-figures for the win. Heading the Sydney racing action on the weekend as Randwick Race 7 at 3:10pm (AEST), the field for this season’s $150,000 Listed AHC June Stakes (1100m) is down to a dozen sprinters…

2016 Ramornie Handicap Nominations Feature Mount Nebo

2016 Ramornie Handicap Nominations Feature Mount Nebo

Allan Denham’s last start Winter Dash winner Mount Nebo is one of the headline nominations taken for next Wednesday’s Ramornie Handicap 2016 sprint during the Grafton Cup Carnival. The first of the carnival’s two Black-Type events, this year’s $160,000 Listed Ramornie Handicap (1200m) runs on July 13 and has attracted a bumper 40 early entries….

2016 Winter Stakes Aim for Zin Zan Eddie

2016 Winter Stakes Aim for Zin Zan Eddie

Matthew Smith’s returning sprinter Zin Zan Eddie will be racing for a Winter Stakes 2016 assignment when he lines-up on a wet Randwick track this Saturday. The six-year-old son of Zizou hasn’t raced since his dead last when 10th behind subsequent Doomben 10,000 winner Music Magnate in the Group 3 Hall Mark Stakes (1200m) at…

2016 June Stakes Winner Danish Twist Too Good

2016 June Stakes Winner Danish Twist Too Good

After scoring his first stakes’ winning ride, apprentice hoop Koby Jennings said June Stakes 2016 champ Danish Twist was simply “too good” for her rivals at Royal Randwick on Saturday ahead of a possible Tatt’s Tiara run in Queensland. Kris Lees’ flying four-year-old Dane Shadow mare enjoyed her fourth win on the trot with a…

Spieth Leads 2016 June Stakes Field & Betting Odds

Spieth Leads 2016 June Stakes Field & Betting Odds

Outside of the elite racing action happening in Brisbane for Stradbroke Handicap Day the other Black-Type of the weekend is Saturday’s June Stakes 2016 at Royal Randwick where Spieth is short priced favourite to win the Sydney feature. Set to run as Randwick Race 8 at 3:50pm (AEST), this year’s $100,000 Listed Sydney Markets Limited…

Capacity 2015 Civic Stakes Field Released

Capacity 2015 Civic Stakes Field Released

A capacity field of middle-distance sprinters is engaged to face off in the feature race at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse this weekend, the Civic Stakes 2015 the latest black-type on the Sydney Winter Racing Carnival program. Running as Rosehill Race 6 at 3:05pm (AEST), this year’s $100,000 Listed Civic Stakes (1350m) will have a dozen in…

Avoid Lightning Tops 2015 June Stakes Field, Odds & Tips

Avoid Lightning Tops 2015 June Stakes Field, Odds & Tips

A gun barrier two draw counteracts the top weight allocated to narrow race favourite Avoid Lightning for Saturday’s feature race in Sydney, the June Stakes 2015 at Royal Randwick. The bookmakers at are taking no chances with the Les Bridge-trained Avoid Lightning in the $100,000 Listed POWHF Tommy Raudonikis OAM June Stakes (1100m) who is…

Dear Demi Lone Mare in 2015 Neville Sellwood Stakes Field

Dear Demi Lone Mare in 2015 Neville Sellwood Stakes Field

Closing the Rosehill meeting this Saturday will be the Group 3 Neville Sellwood Stakes (2000m), which is running as Race 9 at 5:50pm (AEDT). A final field of 13 middle-distance runners accepted for the race on Wednesday morning but Chris Waller has already scratched Index Linked in favour of the Listed Mornington Cup (2400m) after…

Rudy Out Wide in 2015 Doncaster Prelude Field

Rudy Out Wide in 2015 Doncaster Prelude Field

10 horses are set to run in the Group 3 Doncaster Prelude (1500m) at Rosehill this Saturday, on trial for the $3 million Group 1 Doncaster Mile (1600m) a week later on April 4. Headlining the field is the Helen Page-trained Rudy who will carry the lone topweight of 58kg and jump from the widest…

Big Memory On Trial in 2015 Mornington Cup

Big Memory On Trial in 2015 Mornington Cup

A capacity field of 14 runners plus three emergencies featured in the Listed Mornington Cup (2400m) final field this morning (Wednesday), including the Tony McEvoy-trained Big Memory. The five-year-old gelding will be in search of much more than the $210,000 prize for the winner this Saturday, as McEvoy has big plans for Big Memory. A…