News About VRC Winter Championship

Sir Andrew Leads 2015 Winter Championship Series Final Odds

Sir Andrew Leads 2015 Winter Championship Series Final Odds

Lee & Shannon Hope’s improving four-year-old Sir Andrew has opened favourite to win his maiden black-type down under in Flemington’s Winter Championship Series Final 2015 on Saturday.

Mr Utopia is close second favourite to win Saturday’s 2015 VRC Winter Championship Series Final at Flemington Racecourse. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

The Sir Percy gelding has had eight starts to date ...

VRC Winter Championship Final 2012 – Final Field Announced

VRC Winter Championship Final 2012 – Final Field Announced

A full field of 16 horses has been announced to contest Saturday’s Listed $150,000 2012 VRC Winter Championship Series Final (1600m) at Flemington.

Headlining the list is Peter Moody-trained mare There’s Only One who has been in excellent form this campaign.

The talented four-year-old finished runner-up first-up at Caulfield before scoring back-to-back victories in the Winter Championship Handicap at ...

Huge Nominations List for 2012 VRC Winter Championship

Huge Nominations List for 2012 VRC Winter Championship

Twenty six horses have been nominated for the Listed $150,000 2012 Winter Championship (1600m) which will take place at Flemington this Saturday.

Included in nominations is 2011 Caulfield and Melbourne Cup starter Saptapadi who joined Jim Conlan’s stables following the prestigious events last year.

Doubtful Jack is one of three VRC Winter Championship nominations for Peter Moody

To be competitive ...

Shadowfax Aiming for Winter Championship

Shadowfax Aiming for Winter Championship

Former New Zealand galloper Shadowfax will be aimed at the Winter Championship after claiming another easy win at Caulfield on Saturday.

Now trained by Mark Kavanagh, Shadowfax had little trouble in recording his second successive win on a rain affected Caulfield track.

Sent out a $1.70 favourite, Michael Rodd settled his mount in midfield before producing a powerful finishing burst ...

Doubtful Jack Wins 2010 VRC Winter Championship Earning Spring Carnival Campaign

Doubtful Jack Wins 2010 VRC Winter Championship Earning Spring Carnival Campaign

On Saturday the highly anticipated final of the $200,000 Listed VRC Winter Championship Series (1600m) light up the track at Flemington with premier trainer Peter Moody taking out the event with hot pre-race favourite Doubtful Jack.

Three-year-old Not A Single Doubt gelding Doubtful Jack started the race at the short odds of $1.60 after a series of quality wins and ...

Solid Billing Wins 2010 Queensland Cup – Tinseltown & Lang Finish Well Back

Solid Billing Wins 2010 Queensland Cup – Tinseltown & Lang Finish Well Back

Five-year-old Kiwi gelding Solid Billing ran his rivals off their legs at Eagle Farm on Saturday, when he claimed a comprehensive all-the-way win in the $150,000 Listed Queensland Cup (3200m).

Ridden masterfully by jockey Eddie Wilkinson, the Craig Ritchie-trained Solid Billing ($5.50) scored victory three lengths ahead a gallant Dave The Dude ($8), while roughie Mr Mayfair ($61) finished just ...

2010 Queensland Cup Preview – Lang & Tinseltown Dominating Betting

2010 Queensland Cup Preview – Lang & Tinseltown Dominating Betting

This weekend one of the highlight events on the Australian racing calendar is the $150,000 Listed Queensland Cup (3200m) at Brisbane’s Eagle Farm Racecourse, attracting many of the nation’s in-form stayers.

As one of the only races still contested over the ‘true’ 3200m Cup distance, the Queensland Cup provides an excellent lead-up race for horses heading towards spring carnival riches ...