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2017 Newmarket Handicap Form Guide & Betting Preview

2017 Newmarket Handicap Form Guide & Betting Preview

One of the two Group 1 Flemington races on ‘Super Saturday’ this weekend is the Newmarket Handicap 2017, a comprehensive form guide and betting preview of the sprint classic detailed below.

The Quarterback chases back-to-back Newmarket Handicap wins and is out to be the first first-up winner of the race in 100 years. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos....

Terravista Tops 2017 Newmarket Handicap Field

Terravista Tops 2017 Newmarket Handicap Field

Joe Pride’s last start Black Caviar Lightning winner Terravista headlines a smart field of thirteen sprint stars set to face off in the Newmarket Handicap 2017 on ‘Super Saturday’ at Flemington Racecourse this weekend.

Terravista carries top weight in the 2017 Newmarket Handicap field at Flemington this Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Due to run as Flemington ...

Spieth Leads 2017 Newmarket Handicap First Acceptances

Spieth Leads 2017 Newmarket Handicap First Acceptances

Luckless Sydney horseman Bryce Heys will attempt a maiden Group 1 win for a third time with stable star Spieth who is best-fancied sprinter among the Newmarket Handicap 2017 first acceptances.

Dual Group 1 runner-up Spieth is early favourite in 2017 Newmarket Handicap betting to win the Flemington Super Saturday sprint on March 11. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

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2017 Black Caviar Lightning Form Guide & Betting Preview

2017 Black Caviar Lightning Form Guide & Betting Preview

The Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival Group 1 action continues at Flemington Saturday with the Black Caviar Lightning 2017 – a full form guide analysis and betting preview for the short-distance sprint found below.

The mare Heatherly is the 1000m specialist looking at the 2017 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes Form Guide for Saturday’s Group 1 at Flemington. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos....

2017 Newmarket Handicap Nominations Feature The Quarterback

2017 Newmarket Handicap Nominations Feature The Quarterback

Defending champion The Quarterback is one of the feature Newmarket Handicap 2017 nominations taken this week for the Flemington autumn sprint running on ‘Super Saturday’ in March.

The Quarterback is nominated to defend his title in the 2017 Newmarket Handicap this autumn on Super Saturday at Flemington. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

A total of 66 sprinters were paid for at ...

Australia Stakes the Autumn Launch Pad for Black Heart Bart

Australia Stakes the Autumn Launch Pad for Black Heart Bart

Darren Weir has revealed that star gelding Black Heart Bart is likely to be kept to distances of a mile or less when he returns to racing during the forthcoming 2017 Autumn Carnival.

Black Heart Bart will return to racing in the Group 2 Australia Stakes on January 27th. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

A former Perth galloper, Black Heart ...

Lightning Stakes Still a Hopeful Target for The Quarterback

Lightning Stakes Still a Hopeful Target for The Quarterback

The Quarterback pulled up sore following his unplaced effort in Saturday’s Group 1 Darley Classic, and trainer Robbie Griffiths will face something of a task in having the talented gelding ready for the Group 1 Lightning Stakes (1000m) at Flemington in early autumn.

Robbie Griffiths is hopeful The Quarterback will be ready to take his place in the Group ...

2016 Darley Classic Tips & Odds Update

2016 Darley Classic Tips & Odds Update

The Darley Classic 2016 tips for the sprint feature on Emirates Stakes Day this Saturday at Flemington along with the latest odds are listed below.

Lankan Rupee is the Races.com.au tip to win the 2016 Darley Classic down the Flemington straight on Saturday. Photo: Sarah Ebbett.

Running as Flemington Race 8 at 5:00pm (AEDT), this weekend’s $1 million Group 1 ...

Open 2016 Darley Classic Field & Betting Market Released

Open 2016 Darley Classic Field & Betting Market Released

The punters are in for a tough job at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday with a wide open field of sprinters to face off in the Darley Classic 2016.

Manikato Stakes runner-up Fell Swoop is early favourite in 2016 Darley Classic betting for this Saturday at Flemington. Photo: Daniel Costello.

A host of top season three-year-olds are set to bypass ...

No 2016 Darley Classic for Capitalist

No 2016 Darley Classic for Capitalist

After failing to make a full recovery from the stone bruise that kept him out of last weekend’s Coolmore Stud Stakes, Capitalist will now also miss the Darley Classic 2016 at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday.

Capitalist has been ruled out of Saturday’s 2016 Darley Classic field at Flemington. Photo: Steve Hart.

Peter & Paul Snowden advised Racing Victoria (RV) stewards ...