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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…

Glasshouse Handicap 2017 Betting Tips & Odds Update

Glasshouse Handicap 2017 Betting Tips & Odds Update

The 2017 Glasshouse Handicap betting markets for the Sunshine Coast this Saturday are an open affair with Too Good To Refuse heading the latest odds and bookies tips on the Caloundra Cup Day support act. There are 14 remaining sprinters in the $175,000 Listed Glasshouse Handicap (1400m) field after the scratching of the Brett Cavanough-trained…

2017 Civic Stakes Betting Tips & Odds Update

2017 Civic Stakes Betting Tips & Odds Update

The feature race in Sydney this weekend is the Civic Stakes 2017 at Rosehill Gardens, betting tips and the latest winter racing odds on the sprint clash detailed below. A 13-horse field is set to face off in Rosehill Race 7 at 3:05pm (AEST) with the $150,000 Listed Civic Stakes (1350m) attracting a number of…

Civic Stakes 2017 Field Features Gold Symphony

Civic Stakes 2017 Field Features Gold Symphony

Peter & Paul Snowden’s dual Group 3 winning four-year-old Gold Symphony shapes-up as one of the genuine Saturday racing contenders in the 2017 Civic Stakes field at Rosehill Gardens. Set to run as Rosehill Race 7 at 3:05pm (AEST), this year’s $150,000 Listed Civic Stakes (1350m) has attracted 13 hopefuls including well-bred Reward For Effort…

2017 Glasshouse Handicap Field Features Monsieur Gustave

2017 Glasshouse Handicap Field Features Monsieur Gustave

Local Sunshine Coast horseman Darryl Hansen has accepted for his last start Eye Liner Stakes winning sprinter Monsieur Gustave to continue his winter bid at home this weekend in the Glasshouse Handicap 2017 field. Due to run as Race 7 at 3:57pm (AEST) on the nine-race Caloundra Cup Day card, this season’s $175,000 Listed Glasshouse…