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2016 Black Caviar Lightning Odds: Chautauqua vs Exosphere

2016 Black Caviar Lightning Odds: Chautauqua vs Exosphere

It is a tight Black Caviar Lightning 2016 betting affair ahead of this Saturday’s Flemington feature with experienced sprint champion Chautauqua firming into equal favourite with Godolphin’s gun three-year-old Exosphere in the latest markets.

Chautauqua is the early 2016 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes market mover for Flemington’s Group 1 feature sprint this Saturday. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

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Rubick Impresses in Trackwork Ahead of 2015 The Galaxy

Rubick Impresses in Trackwork Ahead of 2015 The Galaxy

Group 1 The Galaxy (1100m) is one of five Group One races running at Rosehill this Saturday, attracting a capacity field of 14 sprinters plus three emergencies.

Rubick is looking to win his first Group 1 race in The Galaxy. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

The Gerald Ryan-trained Rubick is one of those 14 confirmed runners, set to ...

McEvoy Affirms 2014 San Domenico Stakes Target

McEvoy Affirms 2014 San Domenico Stakes Target

Adelaide-based trainer Tony McEvoy has declared plans to target the San Domenico Stakes 2014 next month in Sydney with his weekend Caulfield winning young gun Affirmation.

A weekend win at Caulfield has Affirmation Sydney Spring Racing Carnival 2014 bound. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Three at the end of the week, current two-year-old Not A Single Doubt gelding Affirmation ...

Kencella Jogs Home to Win 2014 Maurice McCarten Stakes

Kencella Jogs Home to Win 2014 Maurice McCarten Stakes

Classy four-year-old Kencella has continued a strong preparation at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon, claiming a comfortable victory in the Group 3 Maurice McCarten Stakes (1100m) ahead of Va Pensiero and resounding pre-post favourite That’s A Good Idea.

Kencella has comfortably claimed the 2014 Group 3 Maurice McCarten Stakes. Photo: Steve Hart

Having broken from the gates particularly well, the ...

2014 Maurice McCarten Stakes Betting Update

2014 Maurice McCarten Stakes Betting Update

A final field of eight has been confirmed for the 2014 Group 3 Maurice McCarten Stakes (1100m) at Rosehill Gardens this weekend, offering punters several good opportunities to place a winning bet.

That's A Good Idea is currently favourite in betting markets for the 2014 Maurice McCarten Stakes. Photo: Steve Hart

Having returned to the track in strong form this ...

10 Nominated for 2014 Maurice McCarten Stakes

10 Nominated for 2014 Maurice McCarten Stakes

A less-than-capacity field of 10 runners has nominated for the 2014 Group 3 Maurice McCarten Stakes (1100m) at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday, including classy Peter Moody-trained Flamberge.

Flamberge has been included in nominations for the 2014 Maurice McCarten Stakes. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

Flamberge has scored five wins and five places from only 15 race starts to ...

O’Hara Eyeing Newmarket Glory with Va Pensiero

O’Hara Eyeing Newmarket Glory with Va Pensiero

Sydney-based Jockey Kathy O’Hara has never ridden a horse to victory at Melbourne’s Flemington racecourse, but is hopeful of a return in fortunes this weekend when partnering the resuming Va Pensiero in the Group 1 Newmarket Handicap (1200m).

Jockey Kathy O'Hara is confident of a strong showing from resuming Va Pensiero in the 2014 Newmarket Handicap. Photo: Steve Hart

Despite ...

Shamexpress in Peak Condition Ahead of Newmarket

Shamexpress in Peak Condition Ahead of Newmarket

Having finished second behind a flying Snitzerland in the Group 1 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes (1000m) first-up on February 15th, trainer Danny O’Brien is confident of a successful run for Shamexpress in the Group 1 Newmarket Handicap (1200m) at Flemington this weekend after impressing in a laid-back hit-out on Tuesday.

Shamexpress will attempt to defend his 2013 Newmarket ...

Eurozone To Gallop Between Races At Royal Randwick

Eurozone To Gallop Between Races At Royal Randwick

Talented colt Eurozone will gallop between races at Royal Randwick on Saturday, rather than contest a barrier trial at the same venue on Thursday.

Eurozone finished his 2013 Spring Racing Carnival campaign with a win in the Stan Fox Stakes. Photo: Steve Hart

Eurozone was included in the acceptances for the open trial over 1050 metres and the three-year-old colts ...

2013 Blue Sapphire Stakes Field Features a Miracle

2013 Blue Sapphire Stakes Field Features a Miracle

While not holding black type status, Saturday’s Blue Sapphire Stakes 2013 is still shaping up as a top Caulfield Guineas Day feature for three-year-olds including Daniel Clarken’s reigning Blue Diamond Stakes winner Miracles Of Life.

Blue Diamond winner Miracles Of Life shoots for her first win since the Group 1 on Saturday in the Blue Sapphire. Photo: Bruno ...