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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 ...

Capitalist Scratched from Coolmore Stud Stakes 2016

Capitalist Scratched from Coolmore Stud Stakes 2016

Peter & Paul Snowden’s Golden Slipper winning colt Capitalist has been scratched from Saturday’s 2016 Coolmore Stud Stakes field due to a stone bruise.

Capitalist is scratched from the 2016 Coolmore Stud Stakes field due to a stone bruise. Photo: Steve Hart.

The Written Tycoon colt will miss a start-studded edition of the $500,000 Group 1 Coolmore Stud Stakes...

2016 Manikato Stakes Tips & Betting Update

2016 Manikato Stakes Tips & Betting Update

The Manikato Stakes 2016 is the race to tune in for at Moonee Valley Racecourse tonight, betting tips and the latest odds for the spring sprint feature found below.

Fell Swoop is the market mover and Races.com.au tip to win Friday night’s Manikato Stakes 2016 at Moonee Valley. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Due to jump at 9:30pm (AEDT) as Moonee Valley ...

Two Word Manikato Stakes 2016 Form Guide

Two Word Manikato Stakes 2016 Form Guide

The lights go on at Moonee Valley Racecourse on Friday night with the Cox Plate eve meeting headlined by the 2016 Manikato Stakes, the Races.com.au exclusive two-word form guide on the weight-for-age sprint found right here.

The Quarterback looks over the 2016 Manikato Stakes odds on Friday night at Moonee Valley. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Eleven sprint stars do ...

2016 Manikato Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

2016 Manikato Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

The Manikato Stakes 2016 takes place under the lights at Moonee Valley Racecourse on the eve of Cox Plate Day on Friday night and a full form guide preview and betting analysis on the sprint feature can be found right here.

Capitalist is the only three-year-old in the 2016 Manikato Stakes on Friday night at Moonee Valley. Photo: Steve Hart....

2016 Manikato Stakes First Acceptances Feature Astern

2016 Manikato Stakes First Acceptances Feature Astern

Golden Rose winning colt Astern is one of three three-year-olds among the 22 Manikato Stakes first acceptances for 2016 taken by Racing Victoria (RV) this week.

Astern is one of three three-year-olds among the 2016 Manikato Stakes first acceptances this Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival. Photo: Steve Hart.

Held on the eve of Cox Plate Day under the lights at Moonee ...