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Thump Retires to Breeding Barn Before Spring

Thump Retires to Breeding Barn Before Spring

Newcastle horseman Kris Lees on Friday announced the retirement of multiple Group 1 winner Thump who will kick off a new career as a broodmare later in the year. The Cressfield-owned five-year-old daughter of Red Ransom bows out of racing having won four of her 22 career starts for $504,500 in prize money. Her swansong…

Thump Capable of Ramornie Handicap Success

Thump Capable of Ramornie Handicap Success

Trainer Kris Lees has been thrilled with the condition of classy mare Thump since her return to racing this time and is confident she is a live chance for success in this afternoon’s Listed Ramornie Handicap (1200m) at Grafton. Thump was retired into a career as a broodmare following her short 2014 Spring Carnival campaign,…

2015 Ramornie Handicap Betting Tips

2015 Ramornie Handicap Betting Tips

Today the Grafton Cup Carnival gets into full swing with the Ramornie Handicap 2015 taking centre stage, betting tips for the Clarence River Jockey Club’s premier sprint found below. The capacity field of 16 sprinters is due to face off in Grafton Race 7 at 3:55pm (AEST), betting at on this year’s $150,000 Listed Crowe…

Bound For Earth “Good Chance” in Ramornie Handicap 2015

Bound For Earth “Good Chance” in Ramornie Handicap 2015

Grafton track specialist Tim Bell has described his 2015 Ramornie Handicap ride Bound For Earth as a “good chance” in the race that lights-up the Clarence River Jockey Club’s Wednesday meeting this week. The major sprint showdown of the two-day Grafton Cup Carnival, this year’s $150,000 Listed Crowe Horwath Ramornie Handicap (1200m) field is at…

2015 Ramornie Handicap Odds: I’ve Got The Looks Favourite

2015 Ramornie Handicap Odds: I’ve Got The Looks Favourite

Peter & Paul Snowden’s class mare I’ve Got The Looks has opened clear favourite to take out the Ramornie Handicap 2015 at Grafton Racecourse on Wednesday. The first major of the Grafton Cup Carnival, this year’s $150,000 Listed Crowe Horwath Ramornie Handicap (1200m) features a full field of sprinters with the markets at led by…

Capacity 2015 Ramornie Handicap Field Released

Capacity 2015 Ramornie Handicap Field Released

The headline sprint of this week’s Grafton Cup Carnival is the Ramornie Handicap 2015 running on Wednesday that has attracted a capacity field of final acceptors. Due to jump as Grafton Race 7 at 3:55pm (AEST), this year’s $150,000 Listed Crowe Horwath Ramornie Handicap (1200m) field features 16 confirmed starters plus two emergencies. A host…

2015 Ramornie Handicap Nominations & Weights Released

2015 Ramornie Handicap Nominations & Weights Released

The Ramornie Handicap 2015 is the feature sprint showdown of next week’s Grafton Cup Carnival and nominations and weights for the lucrative winter event are now out. Set to light up Grafton Racecourse next Wednesday, July 8, this year’s $150,000 Listed Ramornie Handicap (1200m) has attracted a bumper 32 nominations with two gallopers installed as…

2015 Tattersall’s Tiara Late Mail

2015 Tattersall’s Tiara Late Mail

The final field of 16 has been confirmed for this afternoon’s Group 1 Tattersall’s Tiara (1400m) on the Gold Coast has been confirmed, with only one change made to the group originally outlined on Wednesday morning. Thump returned to racing for several competitive results through autumn, but figures as the sole scratching from the 2015…

2015 Hinkler Handicap Field Features Into The Red

2015 Hinkler Handicap Field Features Into The Red

Kelso Wood’s last start Ascot Handicap winner Into The Red will shoot for back-to-back Doomben black-types when he runs second-up in the Hinkler Handicap 2015 on Stradbroke Handicap Day this weekend in Brisbane. Kicking off the action as the opening race on the nine-event card on Saturday in the Sunshine State, this year’s $100,000 Listed…

2015 Coolmore Classic Odds Update

2015 Coolmore Classic Odds Update

The sole Group 1 race in Sydney this weekend is Rosehill’s Coolmore Classic 2015 where the John Thompson-trained three-year-old First Seal is the easing odds-on favourite. There are 13 fillies and mares set to face off in Race 7 at 4:10pm (AEDT) this Saturday at Rosehill Gardens in the $600,000 Group 1 Coolmore Classic (1500m),…