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2017 VRC St Leger Field & Odds: Miss Strathallan Favourite

2017 VRC St Leger Field & Odds: Miss Strathallan Favourite

A smart line-up of three-year-olds including easing favourite Miss Strathallan line-up at Flemington Racecourse on Tuesday in the VRC St Leger 2017 field in Melbourne. The ANZAC Day line-up at Flemington features two black-type events including the $200,000 Listed VRC St Leger (2800m) for the three-year-old stayers. The set weights plus penalties clash, a very…

Cool Chap Primed for 2016 VRC St Leger

Cool Chap Primed for 2016 VRC St Leger

Lee Freedman is confident the conditions of Monday’s Listed VRC St Leger (2800m) at Flemington will play to the strengths of latest stable acquisition Cool Chap. Cool Chap began his racing career under the guidance of the recently-retired Peter Moody and has only made six competitive appearances to date, but has quickly stamped himself as…

Cool Chap Genuine VRC St Leger 2016 Chance

Cool Chap Genuine VRC St Leger 2016 Chance

A recent stable acquisition for Lee & Antony Freedman, genuine staying type Cool Chap is “one of the ones to beat” in Monday’s 2016 VRC St Leger at Flemington Racecourse according to co-trainer Lee. Formerly prepared by the suspended Peter Moody, the progressive High Chaparral three-year-old is one of the best in betting at to…

2016 VRC St Leger Field & Barriers Released

2016 VRC St Leger Field & Barriers Released

Flemington Racecourse is host to the major Melbourne ANZAC Day meeting on Monday, racing headlined by the VRC St Leger 2016. The second stakes race on the card, this year’s $200,000 Listed VRC St Leger (2800m) is due to run as Flemington Race 5 at 3:25pm (AEST) and features a final field of 14 three-year-olds….

2016 VRC St Leger Nominations Feature Etymology

2016 VRC St Leger Nominations Feature Etymology

The headline race on the Flemington Racecourse card this Monday for the Anzac Day public holiday racing program is the VRC St Leger 2016, nominations for which feature ATC Derby graduate Etymology. First run in 1886 and one of two black-types on the card, this year’s $200,000 Listed VRC St Leger (2800m) has attracted 15…

Authoritarian Scores Tough St Leger Win

Authoritarian Scores Tough St Leger Win

Promising stayer Authoritarian led from start to finish to record an impressive victory in the 2015 VRC St Leger at Flemington this afternoon. Authoritarian led from start to finish when he scored his maiden race win over 2424 metres at Geelong on April 8 and jockey Daniel Moor elected to attempt to replicate a similar…

2015 VRC St Leger Betting Tips

2015 VRC St Leger Betting Tips

The headline race at Flemington on Anzac Stakes Day is the VRC St Leger 2015 for the three-year-olds, betting tips for the set weights plus penalties feature detailed below. Set to run as Flemington Race 6 at 4:00pm (AEST), this year’s $200,000 Listed VRC St Leger (2800m) features a field of 14 led in the…

Oncidium Ruler Heads 2015 VRC St Leger Stakes Nominations

Oncidium Ruler Heads 2015 VRC St Leger Stakes Nominations

Michael Kent’s Galilee Final runner-up Oncidium Ruler is one of the headline nominees for the VRC St Leger Stakes 2015 running at Flemington Racecourse this ANZAC Day. There are two black-type races on the Melbourne race program for Saturday, the marquee of which is the $200,000 Listed VRC St Leger (2800m). The set weights plus…

Tight 2014 VRC St Leger Field & Betting Market

Tight 2014 VRC St Leger Field & Betting Market

It’s a close market for Friday’s VRC St Leger 2014 at Flemington Racecourse with over half the field at single figures to win the ANZAC Day showdown. There are two stakes races on the Melbourne race card on Friday, the headline event being the $150,000 Listed VRC St Leger (2800m) for staying three-year-olds. This year…

Hayes Vies for Third VRC St Leger in 2013

Hayes Vies for Third VRC St Leger in 2013

This Thursday a classic on the Australian racing calendar will take place at Flemington Racecourse with the 2013 VRC St Leger, a race Euroa-based horseman David Hayes hopes to win for a third time saddling up his smart filly Green Roller. An important event for trainers to uncover the staying potential of three-year-olds that could…