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2012 Caulfield Cup Day Racing Tips

2012 Caulfield Cup Day Racing Tips

This Saturday the biggest meeting of the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival so far will take place at Caulfield Racecourse with a bumper 10-race program scheduled for Caulfield Cup Day 2012, the insider Races.com.au betting tips for which are listed below. Caulfield racing gets underway for Caulfield Cup Day at 11:30am (AEST) with Race 1 –…

Ichihara Too Good For 2012 Heritage Stakes Field – Randwick Results

Ichihara Too Good For 2012 Heritage Stakes Field – Randwick Results

The fillies have come up trumps in the 2012 Heritage Stakes at Royal Randwick Racecourse, with Ichihara taking out the event. Fellow fillies Villa Splendido and Agueda finished in second and third, respectively. Ichihara showed her class to win today’s 2012 Heritage Stakes by two and a half lengths in what was her second spring…

Heritage Thousand Guineas 2012 Stepping Stone for Villa Splendido

Heritage Thousand Guineas 2012 Stepping Stone for Villa Splendido

Gerald Ryan’s lightly raced young filly Villa Splendido makes her three-year-old debut in the Heritage Stakes at Royal Randwick this Saturday, the race an early season stepping stone towards her main spring target of the 2012 Thousand Guineas in Melbourne next month. The daughter of Holy Roman Emperor, purchased for $110,000 at the 2011 William…

2012 Heritage Stakes Field & Barriers Announced

2012 Heritage Stakes Field & Barriers Announced

The final field and barriers for the Heritage Stakes 2012, one of the seven stakes races running at Randwick for George Main Stakes Day this Saturday, have been released with eight promising three-year-olds engaged to face off. Due to jump as Royal Randwick Race 2 at 1:30pm the $100,000 Listed Schweppes Heritage Stakes (1100m) is…

Classy Heritage Stakes 2012 Nominations

Classy Heritage Stakes 2012 Nominations

The 2012 Heritage Stakes is set to run as part of the George Main Stakes Day action at Randwick Racecourse on Saturday and a number of promising three-year-olds have been nominated for this year’s race. Won 12 months ago by Neville Layt’s Canberra queen Karuta Queen, the $100,000 Listed Heritage Stakes (1100m) drew 10 early…

85 Initial Acceptances for 2012 Thousand Guineas

85 Initial Acceptances for 2012 Thousand Guineas

Eighty five hopefuls remain ahead of the biggest three-year-old fillies’ feature of the spring following first acceptances for the 2012 Thousand Guineas (1600m). To be held on Wednesday October 17, the prestigious Group 1 event often unearths a star and in 2011 was won by the still unbeaten Atlantic Jewel. Attempting to follow in Atlantic…

Furious Stakes 2012 Odds – No Clear Favourite

Furious Stakes 2012 Odds – No Clear Favourite

This Princess Series for three-year-old fillies continues this weekend at Warwick Farm with the 2012 Furious Stakes and it promises to be an exciting affair. The market is currently wide open with Silver Shadow Stakes placegetters Meidung and Dear Demi currently sharing favouritism at $5.00 with . The talented pair finished behind boom filly Nechita…

Ryan Pair Primed for 2012 Furious Stakes

Ryan Pair Primed for 2012 Furious Stakes

Sydney trainer Gerald Ryan is confident he has two genuine winning chances ahead of Saturday’s Group 2 2012 Furious Stakes (1400m) at Warwick Farm. Flying Snitzel, a stakes winner as a two-year-old, will be joined by recent stable addition Villa Splendido who will be having her first race of the spring. The lightly-raced Villa Splendido…

Ryan Trio Firing for 2012 Silver Shadow Stakes

Ryan Trio Firing for 2012 Silver Shadow Stakes

Rosehill trainer Gerald Ryan has high hopes ahead of Saturday’s Group 3 2012 Silver Shadow Stakes (1200m) and will potentially have three starters in the fillies’ event. Cavalry Rose and Flying Snitzel have both been confirmed for the Silver Shadow Stakes while Villa Splendido could join the pair. A recent stable addition, Villa Splendido has…

She’s A Fox Tops 2012 Silver Shadow Stakes Nominations

She’s A Fox Tops 2012 Silver Shadow Stakes Nominations

The in-form She’s A Fox heads a strong group of three-year-old fillies nominated to contest the Group 3 Silver Shadow Stakes (1200m) at Warwick Farm on Saturday. Currently third favourite to win the $1 million Golden Rose on September 15, She’s A Fox returned from a spell in dominant fashion last month to win by…