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Black Heart Bart double nominated for 2017 Zipping Classic Day

Black Heart Bart double nominated for 2017 Zipping Classic Day

Multiple Group 1 winner Black Heart Bart is double nominated for Zipping Classic Day at Sandown on Saturday but is likely to be saved for the Group 1 $1m James Boag’s Premium Railway Stakes (1600m) at Ascot in Perth the following week. Trainer Darren Weir has entered Black Heart Bart for the Group 3 $150,000…

2017 Caulfield Cup favourite Bonneval cleared to run

2017 Caulfield Cup favourite Bonneval cleared to run

Cambridge trainer Murray Baker has given his tough staying mare Bonneval the all clear to take her place in the Group 1 $3.15m BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m) at Caulfield on Saturday. Bonneval is currently the Caulfield Cup equal favourite alongside of the Darren Weir trained Humidor at $6.50 and suffered her first defeat this preparation…

Bonneval Is The Underwood Stakes Winner

Bonneval Is The Underwood Stakes Winner

Bonneval continued her outstanding start to the 2017 Spring Racing Carnival with a most impressive win in the Underwood Stakes. There was plenty of early speed in the Underwood Stakes and Samovare really poured the pressure on the rest of the field coming around the bend, which saw Bonneval and Hartnell lose contact with the…

Underwood Stakes 2017 Tips: Sunday Race Selections

Underwood Stakes 2017 Tips: Sunday Race Selections

A field of potential Caulfield Cup horses face off on Sunday at Caulfield Racecourse in the 2017 Underwood Stakes, betting tips and the latest odds for which are detailed below. With so many Group 1 races run across the Footy Grand Finals weekend, this year’s Group 1 $750,000 Underwood Stakes (1800m) has drawn a field…

2017 Underwood Stakes Betting Update

2017 Underwood Stakes Betting Update

The Underwood Stakes 2017 has seemingly gone a little under the radar this weekend with so much Group 1 racing taking place, but the Sunday feature at Caulfield Racecourse is a star-studded affair and possible form race to follow into the Caulfield Cup. Nine runners are confirmed for the Group 1 $750,000 Underwood Stakes (1800m)…

Hartnell Tops Underwood Stakes 2017 Field & Odds

Hartnell Tops Underwood Stakes 2017 Field & Odds

Possible Caulfield Cup-bound galloper Hartnell is the red hot favourite in the 2017 Underwood Stakes field and betting markets for the Group 1 at Caulfield on Sunday opening odds-on for the win. Taking place as Caulfield Race 7 at 4:00pm (AEST) on Sunday afternoon, this season’s Group 1 $750,000 Underwood Stakes (1800m) features a diminutive…

Caulfield Cup Horses Head 2017 Underwood Stakes Nominations

Caulfield Cup Horses Head 2017 Underwood Stakes Nominations

A host of potential Caulfield Cup horses make-up the Underwood Stakes 2017 nominations for the spring staying showdown held this Sunday at Caulfield Racecourse. Punters are treated to three Group 1 race meetings across the footy Grand Finals long weekend including in Melbourne on Sunday for Underwood Stakes Day. The feature race on the card…

Hartnell Skips Winx Clash in Turnbull Stakes 2017

Hartnell Skips Winx Clash in Turnbull Stakes 2017

Caulfield Cup-bound Hartnell will avoid another encounter with super mare Winx in the 2017 Turnbull Stakes this October. Godolphin have the in-form Authorized import Hartnell in outstanding form this season with the seven-year-old heading towards the Group 1 $3 million Caulfield Cup (2400m) on October 21. Last Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival Hartnell enjoyed plenty of…

Caulfield Cup 2017 Calls for Lizzie L’Amour

Caulfield Cup 2017 Calls for Lizzie L’Amour

She is far from guaranteed a run in the 2017 Caulfield Cup field next month, but Lizzie L’Amour’s co-trainer Murray Baker believes the Kiwi mare is a genuine chance to make the line-up in the $3 million showdown this spring. Cambridge-based Baker won the mile and a half classic two years ago with that year’s…

2017 Underwood Stakes Target for Bonneval

2017 Underwood Stakes Target for Bonneval

Co-trainer Murray Baker is eyeing a next-up run in the Underwood Stakes 2017 for his classy mare Bonneval following her resuming run in the Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes over the weekend. The dual Oaks winning daughter of Makfi kicked off her Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival bid in fine style, scoring a quarter-length victory over…