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2016 UCI Stakes Field & Betting Odds

2016 UCI Stakes Field & Betting Odds

A number of potential VRC Derby hopefuls are engaged to face off in Sunday’s UCI Stakes 2016 field at Flemington Racecourse this Turnbull Stakes Day including visiting Kiwi raider Highlad.

Damien Oliver is booked to ride VRC Derby hope Highlad in his Australian debut on Sunday in Flemington’s UCI Stakes 2016. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

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Turnbull Stakes Day Run for VRC Derby Hope Highlad

Turnbull Stakes Day Run for VRC Derby Hope Highlad

New Zealand horseman Murray Baker has confirmed a Turnbull Stakes Day run Sunday week for his 2016 Victoria Derby-bound three-year-old Highlad.

Trainer Murray Baker (pictured with jockey James McDonald) races his 2016 VRC Derby hope Highlad Sunday week at Flemington in the UCI Stakes. Photo: Steve Hart.

The High Chaparral gelding is undefeated to date with back-to-back wins at ...

Positive Carry Ticks 2016 Victoria Derby Box

Positive Carry Ticks 2016 Victoria Derby Box

Jockey Craig Williams has given young Kiwi galloper Positive Carry the Victoria Derby 2016 tick of approval after guiding the galloper to victory at Sale on Wednesday.

Jockey Craig Williams rates Positive Carry a genuine 2016 Victoria Derby hope this Melbourne Cup Carnival. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Prepared by the now Cranbourne-based Trent Busuttin & Natalie Young, Savabeel colt ...

Ayers Rock Preparing for Autumn Carnival Assault

Ayers Rock Preparing for Autumn Carnival Assault

Trainer Shaun Mathrick elected to have Ayers Rock gelded after failing to fire in the Victoria Derby on October 31st, and is hopeful the decision will pay dividends when the talented three-year-old returns in autumn.

Shaun Mathrick has revealed Ayers Rock will likely return to racing in the Group 3 CS Hayes Stakes in 2016. Photo: Ultimate Racing ...

Tarzino Targets Caulfield Guineas 2015

Tarzino Targets Caulfield Guineas 2015

In-form colt Tarzino will bypass a stakes run at Flemington this Sunday with trainer Mick Price confirming the up-and-comer for a step up in class targeting Saturday week’s 2015 Caulfield Guineas.

Press Statement (pictured) is the horse Tarzino and the rest of Saturday week’s 2015 Caulfield Guineas field are out to beat according to the markets. Photo: Steve Hart....

UCI Stakes First Option for Victory Derby Hope Kentucky Flyer

UCI Stakes First Option for Victory Derby Hope Kentucky Flyer

A black-type run in Sunday’s UCI Stakes at Flemington is the preferred next start option for Robbie Laing’s 2015 Victoria Derby bound youngster Kentucky Flyer who will also be nominated for a Moonee Valley Group 2 on Friday night as well.

2015 Victoria Derby hope Kentucky Flyer will run in either Friday night’s Stutt Stakes or the UCI Stakes ...

Magicool Scores Narrow 2014 UCI Stakes Win

Magicool Scores Narrow 2014 UCI Stakes Win

Mark Kavanagh’s Magicool ($10) took out the Listed UCI Stakes (1800m) at Flemington Racecourse Saturday afternoon, beating Atmosphere and War Point across the line.

Magicool took home the UCI Stakes at Flemington. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia

The Mark Price pair, Hawking ($13) and War Point($6), took the lead early but it was Hawking that took up ...

Shamus Award Features In 2014 Australian Guineas Nominations

Shamus Award Features In 2014 Australian Guineas Nominations

Nominations have been released for the Group 1 Australian Guineas, which will take place at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday March 1, 2014.

A total of 85 three-year-olds have nominated for a run in the $500,000 event, including Shamus Award.

Shamus Award features in the 2014 Australian Guineas nominations. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Shamus Award was the first ...

Polanski Books Derby Ticket With 2013 Norman Robinson Stakes Win

Polanski Books Derby Ticket With 2013 Norman Robinson Stakes Win

Polanski is on his way to the 2013 Victoria Derby after winning the Group 3 Norman Robinson Stakes at Caulfield Racecourse.

The three-year-old won the race after an exciting dual with San Diego down the straight, who placed a strong second.

Epic Saga finished the best of the rest in third position, while Honey Steel’s Goldrounded out the top ...

Polanski onto 2013 Victoria Derby after UCI Stakes Win

Polanski onto 2013 Victoria Derby after UCI Stakes Win

The second of the stakes races at Flemington’s Turnbull Stakes Day has been run and won by the promising Robbie Laing-trained Polanski who took out the $120,000 Listed UCI Stakes (1800m) on way to the Victoria Derby 2013.

Polanski is 2013 Victoria Derby bound after their UCI Stakes win. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

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