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Brazen Beau Leads 2015 July Cup Odds Despite Draw

Brazen Beau Leads 2015 July Cup Odds Despite Draw

Chris Waller’s star colt and stallion prospect Brazen Beau who is off to stud after his next run has drawn the outside barrier in this weekend’s July Cup 2015 at Newmarket Racecourse but remains favourite for the English feature at bookmakers down under.

Brazen Beau has work to do from a horror outside draw (15) in England’s 2015 July ...

2015 King’s Stand Stakes Odds and Betting Update

2015 King’s Stand Stakes Odds and Betting Update

The Group 1 King’s Stand Stakes (1000m) is set to draw a talented and capacity field on Day 1 of the 2015 Royal Ascot Carnival in Great Britain; offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager.

Shamal Wind figures on the third line of 2015 King’s Stand Stakes betting. Photo: Sarah ...

2015 Ipswich Cup Results: Danchai Too Good

2015 Ipswich Cup Results: Danchai Too Good

Talented gelding Danchai has justified his race favouritism north of the border over the weekend; displaying a keen turn of foot in the final straight to take out the featured 2015 Ipswich Cup (2150m).

Danchai (inside) out-sprinted Banco Mo (outside) to win the 2015 Ipswich Cup. Photo: Daniel Costello

Jumping from the gates well, up-and-coming Queensland hoop Luke Tarrant settled ...

2014 Caulfield Cup Weights Released – Silent Achiever Big Winner

2014 Caulfield Cup Weights Released – Silent Achiever Big Winner

Today Racing Victoria’s chief handicapper Greg Carpenter announced the handicaps for the Caulfield Cup 2014, one of the big winners weight wise looking to be Roger James’s smart Kiwi mare Silent Achiever with 54.5kg.

Silent Achiever looks well weighted for this year's 2014 Caulfield Cup on October 18. Photo: Steve Hart.

Melbourne Cup bound this spring, connections ...

2014 Tramway Stakes Nominations Released

2014 Tramway Stakes Nominations Released

A talented list of 19 runners have been nominated for this weekend’s Group 2 Tramway Stakes (1400m) at Royal Randwick, highlighted by several notable performers and champions over the 2014 Autumn season.

Tiger Tees has been included in nominations for the 2014 Tramway Stakes. Photo: Steve Hart

Breaking through for a maiden victory at the highest level of Australian ...

2014 Cox Plate Odds – Carlton House v Silent Achiever

2014 Cox Plate Odds – Carlton House v Silent Achiever

A Queen Elizabeth-owned galloper that has never won down under versus a four-time Group 1 winning mare – that’s the story told by the Cox Plate 2014 odds released around the country following this week’s nominations.

Autumn star Silent Achiever is co-favourite for a Cox Plate 2014 bid in Melbourne this spring. Photo: Steve Hart.

Attracting a record number of ...

Mukhadram Tops Jordan’s International Cox Plate Wishlist

Mukhadram Tops Jordan’s International Cox Plate Wishlist

After a record number of international gallopers were nominated for both the Caulfield Cup and Cox Plate 2014 this week, Racing Victoria’s international recruiter Leigh Jordon has named Mukhadram as the international he’d most likely to see line-up in the latter.

John Moore is one of the internationaly-based trainers with a 2014 Cox Plate entry this spring. Photo: Daniel ...

Berry Keen on Dan Excel for 2014 Cox Plate Success

Berry Keen on Dan Excel for 2014 Cox Plate Success

Top Sydney-based jockey Tommy Berry expressed his excitement over a number of his Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival prospects on Tuesday including Singapore raider Dan Excel who comes over for the Cox Plate 2014.

Sydney-based Tommy Berry has a host of ace Melbourne Group 1 rides this spring carnival. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Racing Victoria yesterday announced the nominations for five ...

2014 Cox Plate Hope Mukhadram Wins Coral-Eclipse Stakes

2014 Cox Plate Hope Mukhadram Wins Coral-Eclipse Stakes

After a first-up loss at Ascot the Cox Plate 2014 dream has been reignited by international invitee Mukhadram after their Coral-Eclipse Stakes win at Sandown Park in the UK over the weekend.

The British galloper broke their Group 1 maiden on Saturday with a big two length effort in the £450,000 Coral-Eclipse Stakes over 2018m with Paul Hanagan in the ...

Mukhadram Still Cox Plate 2014 Chance

Mukhadram Still Cox Plate 2014 Chance

Despite being beaten into fourth in the Prince Of Wales Stakes overnight at Royal Ascot, the William Haggas-trained Mukhadram is still being considered for a trip to Melbourne for the 2014 Cox Plate this spring.

Runner-up in the Group 1 Prince Of Wales Stakes (2000m) last Royal Ascot Carnival, this year the Newmarket-based son of Shamardal could only ...