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The Everest an Option for Concorde Stakes Winner Redzel

The Everest an Option for Concorde Stakes Winner Redzel

Redzel has marked himself as a serious contender for The Everest this season after posting a dominant win in the Group 3 Concorde Stakes (1000m) first-up this afternoon. Jumping from the gates well, jockey Kerrin McEvoy allowed Redzel to stride forward and immediately took up the running; holding a position on the fence and ensuring…

Spieth Leads 2017 Concorde Stakes Field & Betting

Spieth Leads 2017 Concorde Stakes Field & Betting

Bryce Heys perennial Group 1 placegetter Spieth kicks off his spring bid in the Concorde Stakes 2017 this weekend heading markets on the Royal Randwick showdown.   The first of the Group status races on Chelmsford Stakes Day, this year’s Group 3 $150,000 Concorde Stakes (1000m) runs as Race 5 at 2:35pm (AEST).  The Concorde Stakes has attracted a diminutive but top-class field of just six short…

2017 Missile Stakes Tips

2017 Missile Stakes Tips

Nine classy sprinters have been confirmed in Saturday’s Group 2 Missile Stakes field at Royal Randwick there is subsequently plenty of value on offer to punters from a betting perspective. Multiple Group 1 winner Le Romain remains a clear $2.20 favourite in 2017 Missile Stakes betting markets at , ahead of Tycoon Tara ($4.80), Jungle…

2017 Missile Stakes Odds & Betting Update

2017 Missile Stakes Odds & Betting Update

Nine horses have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s featured 2017 Group 2 Missile Stakes (1200m) at Royal Randwick; offering punters terrific value from a betting perspective and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Multiple Group 1 winner Le Romain is a proven first-up performer and remains an outright $2.20 favourite…

Calanda beats the older horses in 2017 Ramornie Handicap

Calanda beats the older horses in 2017 Ramornie Handicap

Three year old Calanda proved too strong against the older horses with a narrow but impressive win in the Listed $160,000 Grafton District Services Club Ramornie Handicap (1200m) at Grafton today. A superb ride from Jim Byrne saw Calanda settled just behind the speed on the fence from an inside barrier and the $3.80 favourite…

Someday Back in Ramornie Handicap 2017

Someday Back in Ramornie Handicap 2017

It has been over 500 days since the now Desleigh Forster-trained Someday was last seen racing but this afternoon the rising nine-year-old makes his much awaited return in the 2017 Ramornie Handicap at Grafton. Brisbane-based Forster hasn’t shied away from a big challenge first-up with the son of Falvelon who hasn’t raced since a Doomben…

Ramornie Handicap 2017 Tips & Odds Update

Ramornie Handicap 2017 Tips & Odds Update

The Grafton Cup Carnival gets underway today with the 2017 Ramornie Handicap taking centre stage, betting tips and the latest winter racing odds on the sprint found below. There have been five official scratchings from the $160,000 Listed Ramornie Handicap (1200m) field: #4 Mount Nebo (15) #8 Aomen (20) #12 Sony Legend (18) #17e Taillevent…

2017 Ramornie Handicap Betting: Badajoz Narrow Favourite

2017 Ramornie Handicap Betting: Badajoz Narrow Favourite

It is a wide-open affair in Ramornie Handicap 2017 betting at the Grafton Cup Carnival’s opening day on Wednesday with the super consistent Badajoz narrow favourite to take out the winter spring. Running as Grafton Race 7 at 4:05pm (AEST) tomorrow afternoon, the $160,000 Listed Grafton District Services Club Ramornie Handicap (1200m) features a capacity…

Ramornie Handicap 2017 Field Features Boss Lane

Ramornie Handicap 2017 Field Features Boss Lane

Ron Quinton’s last start Winter Dash winner Boss Lane is up in class this week as one of the key contenders in Wednesday’s 2017 Ramornie Handicap field at Grafton Racecourse. The headline attraction on Day 1 of the Grafton Cup Carnival, this season’s $160,000 Listed Ramornie Handicap (1200m) has attracted a capacity field of 16…

2017 Ramornie Handicap Nominations & Weights

2017 Ramornie Handicap Nominations & Weights

Nominations and weights for the Ramornie Handicap 2017 on Day 1 of the Grafton Cup Carnival next Wednesday are now out with The Monstar allocated top kilos for the winter sprint feature. One of the key feature races of the Clarence River Jockey Club’s premier few days of racing, this season’s $160,000 Listed Ramornie Handicap…