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2017 Hong Kong Cup Field & Betting: Werther Favourite

2017 Hong Kong Cup Field & Betting: Werther Favourite

Former Kiwi galloper Werther is the dominant favourite in Hong Kong Cup 2017 betting for the HK$25 million feature at Sha Tin Racecourse on Sunday. One of the four official Hong Kong International Race Day features, this season’s Group 1 HK$25 million Longines Hong Kong Cup (2000m) field and betting is led by Tavistock six-year-old….

2016 Premier’s Cup Tips and Betting Preview

2016 Premier’s Cup Tips and Betting Preview

Eleven stayers will line up for the Listed Premier’s Cup (1900m) at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday, and the depth of talent confirmed subsequently offers punters particularly good value from a betting standpoint. Allergic carries winning form into the 2016 Premier’s Cup and remains an outright $3.10 favourite in betting markets with leading online bookie ,…

2016 Show County Quality First-Up for Le Romain

2016 Show County Quality First-Up for Le Romain

Kris Lees’ Randwick Guineas winner Le Romain will kick off his Epsom Handicap 2016 bid next month in the Show County Quality at Randwick on Warwick Stakes Day. The Newcastle-based Lees is confident the $1 million Group 1 Epsom Handicap (1600m), run at Randwick Racecourse on October 1, is the right race for his son…

2016 Warwick Stakes First-Up for Lucia Valentina

2016 Warwick Stakes First-Up for Lucia Valentina

Newcastle’s Kris Lees this week confirmed plans to run his Group 1 winning mare Lucia Valentina first-up in the Warwick Stakes 2016 on way to a Cox Plate bid in Melbourne. A winner of over $4 million in prize money to date from 27 career starts, Savabeel five-year-old Lucia Valentina was last seen posting her…

Rising Romance Set for Hong Kong’s QEII Cup

Rising Romance Set for Hong Kong’s QEII Cup

The David Hayes & Tom Dabernig-trained Group 1 winning mare Rising Romance has stretched her legs at Sha Tin ahead of her tough test in this weekend’s 2016 Queen Elizabeth II Cup in Hong Kong. Best known for her Group 1 ATC Oaks (2400m) success in Sydney in April of 2014, the now five-year-old daughter…

Tough 2016 Randwick Guineas Choice for Bowman

Tough 2016 Randwick Guineas Choice for Bowman

Hugh Bowman will be gunning for back-to-back Randwick Guineas wins in 2016 but whether that is aboard Press Statement or Pride Of Dubai is the tough call the star hoop faces this Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival. Both Group 1 winners, the Chris Waller-trained Press Statement and Pride Of Dubai for Peter & Paul Snowden had…

Jumbo Prince Included In 2015 Recognition Stakes Nominations

Jumbo Prince Included In 2015 Recognition Stakes Nominations

The 2015 Recognition Stakes nominations have been released and 19 horses remain a chance to contest the Listed event that will be held at Doomben on Saturday. Jumbo Prince started his winter campaign with a victory in the Professor G McKellar Memorial Handicap (1200m) at Doomben on April 4 and he took out the Toowoomba…

2015 Queensland Derby Winner Magicool Beats Werther

2015 Queensland Derby Winner Magicool Beats Werther

Mark Kavanagh’s talented galloper Magicool enjoyed a gun run out wide and had all the momentum to beat home the favourite Werther in the Queensland Derby 2015 at Doomben Racecourse on Stradbroke Handicap Day. James Winks, who celebrated his fourth Group 1 success, had the ride on the Fastnet Rock gelding in the $600,000 Group…

Queensland Derby 2015 Tips & Selections

Queensland Derby 2015 Tips & Selections

The best three-year-old staying types of the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival come to blows at Doomben Racecourse on Saturday as part of the Stradbroke Handicap Day action in the 2015 Queensland Derby, betting tips for which are detailed below. This year’s $600,000 Group 1 Channel Seven Queensland Derby (2200m) runs as Race 7 at 2:57pm…

2015 Queensland Derby Form Guide & Betting Preview

2015 Queensland Derby Form Guide & Betting Preview

Three Group 1 races headline the Doomben action on Saturday including the Queensland Derby 2015, a detailed form guide and betting analysis for the three-year-olds’ classic found right here. Set to run as the seventh on Stradbroke Handicap Day at 2:57pm (AEST), there are two notable early scratchings from this year’s $600,000 Group 1 Channel…