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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 ...

Magnifique Soleil Back With Winter Championship Final 2013 Win

Magnifique Soleil Back With Winter Championship Final 2013 Win

After nearly 12 months on the sidelines due to injury Darren Weir’s comeback galloper Magnifique Soleil capped off their returning campaign with a nail biting win in the 2013 Winter Championship Series Final at Flemington on the weekend.

The Desert Sun five-year-old has been plagued by injuries and setbacks over their 21-start career, nine of which they have won ...

The Cleaner Heads Winter Championship Odds 2013

The Cleaner Heads Winter Championship Odds 2013

Mick Burles’ Tasmanian galloper The Cleaner has opened narrow favourite to post back-to-back Flemington wins in the 2013 Winter Championship Series Final this weekend.

The Cleaner has opened favourite for Saturday's Winter Championship Series Final 2013 despite a wide gate and top weight. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Runner-up in the Hobart Cup earlier in the year the Savoire ...

2013 Winter Championship Series Final Field Announced

2013 Winter Championship Series Final Field Announced

This weekend Victoria’s Flemington Racecourse will come to life for Finals Day with one of the two black type features on the eight-race program being the Winter Championship Series Final 2013.

The Cleaner is the top-weight for Saturday's Winter Championship Series Final 2013 at Flemington. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Due to run as Flemington Race 6 at 2:57pm ...

Sadler to Wear Winter Championship Final 2013 Hat

Sadler to Wear Winter Championship Final 2013 Hat

This Saturday local Flemington horseman John Sadler will see if the hat fits in the 2013 Winter Championship Series Final when he saddles up the progressive Under The Hat in the end of season feature.

Under The Hat gets their chance at some black type in Saturday's Winter Championship Final 2013. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

There are currently 26 ...

Rock Princess Sweating on Winter Championship 2013 Final Start

Rock Princess Sweating on Winter Championship 2013 Final Start

Despite her nice recent form Chris Hyland’s Cranbourne-based mare Rock Princess is in danger of missing out on a start in Saturday’s 2013 Winter Championship Series Final at Flemington Racecourse.

Rock Princess is in danger of missing out on a run in Saturday's Winter Championship Final at Flemington. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

One of 26 nominations taken ...

The Cleaner Tops 2013 Winter Championship Final Nominations & Weights

The Cleaner Tops 2013 Winter Championship Final Nominations & Weights

Tasmanian-trained galloper The Cleaner will vie for back-to-back Flemington wins when they carry the 60kg topweight for the Winter Championship Series Final 2013 this weekend, so long as they make the field that is.

Group winning Tassie galloper The Cleaner is the 60kg topweight for the Winter Championship Final this weekend. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Mick Burles’ in-form ...

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 ...

Scarf Wins Winter Stakes for Snowden

Scarf Wins Winter Stakes for Snowden

Ace horseman Peter Snowden celebrated another stakes win for the season with his well-bred Lonhro gelding Scarf taking out the Winter Stakes at Rosehill on the weekend.

Peter Snowden notched his 45th black-type win for the season with Scarf taking out the Winter Stakes

The Darley Racing operation has enjoyed an unparalleled 12 months, highlighted by their five-from-five whitewash in ...