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Doomben 10,000 Hopes Head 2017 Victory Stakes Nominations

Doomben 10,000 Hopes Head 2017 Victory Stakes Nominations

A line-up of potential 2017 Doomben 10,000 runners make up the Victory Stakes nominations for the early Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival lead-up at Eagle Farm Racecourse this weekend.

Fell Swoop is nominated to defend his title in the 2017 Victory Stakes at Eagle Farm in Brisbane on Saturday. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Saturday sees two Group status races take place at ...

2017 Hall Mark Stakes Betting Tips & Odds Update

2017 Hall Mark Stakes Betting Tips & Odds Update

A smart field of sprinters face off on All Aged Stakes Day in the Hall Mark Stakes 2017, betting tips and the latest odds on the set weights plus penalties event in Sydney on Easter Saturday found below.

Hellbent is the one to beat in the Hall Mark Stakes 2017 at Royal Randwick on Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos....

Hall Mark Stakes 2017 Field Features Redzel

Hall Mark Stakes 2017 Field Features Redzel

Team Snowden’s The Galaxy runner-up Redzel drops back in class for a shot at a late autumn win in the 2017 Hall Mark Stakes at Randwick Racecourse this Saturday in Sydney.

Group 1 runner-up last start Redzel will appreciate a drop in grade for the Hall Mark Stakes 2017 on Saturday at Randwick. Photo: Steve Hart.

The in-form Snitzel ...

Lucky Bubbles heads 2016 Hong Kong Sprint betting

Lucky Bubbles heads 2016 Hong Kong Sprint betting

Top local sprinter Lucky Bubbles heads the betting for the 2016 Group 1 HK$18.5m Longines Hong Kong Sprint (1200m) at Sha Tin in Hong Kong on Sunday.

Jockey Brett Prebble, above, will ride the favourite Lucky Bubbles in the Hong Kong Sprint at Sha Tin. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

Lucky Bubbles began his career in Australia with a win in ...

2016 AJ Scahill Stakes Field Features Chocolate Holic

2016 AJ Scahill Stakes Field Features Chocolate Holic

Grant & Alana Williams’ in-form galloper Chocolate Holic is one of just six horses accepted to face off in the AJ Scahill Stakes 2016 at Ascot Racecourse in Perth this weekend.

Former Melbourne-trained galloper Bass Strait is one of just six hopes in the 2016 A.J. Scahill Stakes field in Perth on Saturday. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The ...

2016 Hong Kong Sprint Field Features Two Australians

2016 Hong Kong Sprint Field Features Two Australians

The famous Hong Kong International Races are set to take place on December 11 at Sha Tin Racecourse including the Hong Kong Sprint 2016 where Australia will be dually represented on Sunday.

Takedown has settled into Hong Kong well ahead of his Group 1 run at Sha Tin this weekend. Photo: Steve Hart.

Last start Group 1 winners Rebel Dane...

2017 The Goodwood for First Among Equals

2017 The Goodwood for First Among Equals

Perth horseman Simon Miller plans to head east next year with his Winterbottom Stakes fourth placegetter First Among Equals to target Adelaide’s The Goodwood 2017.

This year’s Winterbottom Stakes winner Takedown (pictured at the Gold Coast) is heading to Hong Kong next start. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The Ascot-based trainer brought over Whispering Brook this Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival where ...

Hong Kong Calls 2016 Winterbottom Stakes Winner Takedown

Hong Kong Calls 2016 Winterbottom Stakes Winner Takedown

December’s Hong Kong Sprint is the next major target for Sydney-trained sprinter Takedown after he handed horseman Gary Moore with his first Australian Group 1 win in the Winterbottom Stakes 2016 in Perth over the weekend.

2016 Winterbottom Stakes winner Takedown (pictured at Randwick) is heading overseas for the Hong Kong Sprint in December. Photo: Steve Hart.

Moore is a ...

Winterbottom Stakes 2016 Betting Tips

Winterbottom Stakes 2016 Betting Tips

The 2016 Winterbottom Stakes is the headline race of the weekend at Perth’s Ascot Racecourse, betting tips and updated odds for the Group 1 sprint found below.

2016 Winterbottom Stakes favourite Malaguerra is a must include in all exotic bets on the Group 1 at Ascot this weekend. Photo: Steve Hart.

This year’s $1 million Group 1 Crown Perth ...

Winterbottom Stakes 2016 Form Guide & Betting Preview

Winterbottom Stakes 2016 Form Guide & Betting Preview

The second Perth Summer Racing Carnival Group 1 runs at Ascot Racecourse on Saturday and below is the comprehensive 2016 Winterbottom Stakes form guide analysis and betting preview on the sprint feature.

Track specialist Sheidel shoots for a 10th win from 11 starts at Ascot Racecourse in the 2016 Winterbottom Stakes. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Due to run as Ascot ...