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2017 Ipswich Cup Field & Barrier Draw

2017 Ipswich Cup Field & Barrier Draw

Fifteen stayers will seek black type glory in Queensland on Saturday following the completion and release of the 2017 Ipswich Cup final field and barrier draw this morning. Benzini has been charged with carrying topweight of 60kgs and will require luck in running on Saturday after drawing into the Ipswich Cup field in barrier 10….

Blue Diamond Preview F Betting Preview and Tips

Blue Diamond Preview F Betting Preview and Tips

A talented and capacity field of sixteen plus four emergencies has been confirmed for Tuesday’s 2016 Group 3 Blue Diamond Prelude F (1000m); highlighted by the inclusion of some of the Autumn Carnival’s most exciting two-year-old fillies and representing terrific value from a betting standpoint. In what is an evenly-weighted field, Sword Of Light and…

Newmarket Handicap 2011 Form Guide & Field

Newmarket Handicap 2011 Form Guide & Field

The $1 million Group 1 Newmarket Handicap (1200m) is one of two highly-anticipated Group 1 features on the Super Saturday of Racing programme at Flemington this weekend and here the Races.com.au team give our readers the best 2011 Newmarket Handicap Form Guide & Betting Analysis. The 2011 Newmarket Handicap is scheduled to run as Flemington…

T J Smith Stakes Final Field & Preview for 2010

T J Smith Stakes Final Field & Preview for 2010

This Saturday as part of the elite line-up of races scheduled for Randwick’s exciting AJC Australian Derby Day, a collection of Australia’s premier sprinters will take to the track in the $500,000 Group 1 T J Smith Stakes (1200m). A diminutive but top-class field of seven horses have been accepted in the final field for…

Wanted Wins 2010 Newmarket Handicap

Wanted Wins 2010 Newmarket Handicap

Moments before a freak storm hit Melbourne and blanketed the famous Flemington racecourse in hailstones the size of lemons, the Peter Moody-trained Wanted put an end to his frustrating succession of minor Group 1 placings and finally scored the big one, taking out the $1million Newmarket Handicap (1200m). In a powerful all-the way win, three-year-old…

Super Saturday of Racing Rained Out Before Running of Australian Guineas or Australian Cup

Super Saturday of Racing Rained Out Before Running of Australian Guineas or Australian Cup

Torrential rain, thunder, golf-ball sized hailstones, lightning and subsequent flooding saw the most anticipated Flemington meeting of the Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival cancelled on Saturday before the coveted Group 1 features, the $1million Australian Cup or the $750, 000 Australian Guineas could take place. In a disastrous day for rain soaked and stranded spectators, disappointed…

2010 Newmarket Handicap Final Field & Preview

2010 Newmarket Handicap Final Field & Preview

This Saturday, March 6, the famous Flemington racecourse in Melbourne is set to host one of the biggest and most exciting race meetings of the year – the Super Saturday of Racing. An incredible seven group status races will light-up the track including the $1 million Group 1 Newmarket Handicap (1200m). The illustrious sprint event…

2010 Blue Diamond Stakes Final Field & Preview – Tricky Tricky Scratched

2010 Blue Diamond Stakes Final Field & Preview – Tricky Tricky Scratched

On Saturday the coveted $1million Group 1 Arrowfield Stud Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) will be the highlight event in an action packed day of racing at Melbourne’s Caulfield Racecourse. This year the Blue Diamond Stakes will be contested by fifteen sensational two-year-olds all vying for the esteemed title of 2010 Blue Diamond Stakes winner, setting…

Saturday’s 2010 Oakleigh Plate Preview

Saturday’s 2010 Oakleigh Plate Preview

The highly anticipated Blue Diamond Stakes Day is due to take place this Saturday at Caulfield Racecourse as the next exciting meeting of the Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival. Aside from the $1million Group 1 Blue Diamond Stakes the other headline race of the day will be the $400, 000 Group 1 Oakleigh Plate (1100m). 13…

Turffontein Wins William Reid Stakes

Turffontein Wins William Reid Stakes

The Anthony Cummings-trained Turffontein claimed his second Group 1 victory of his career on Saturday when the five-year-old entire took out the William Reid Stakes at Moonee Valley. In an unexpected upset, Turffontein ($12) beat home eight of the best sprinters in the 1200m Group 1 feature, including runner-up Wanted ($4.60) by half a neck…