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Liesele Leads 2013 Travel Associates Classic Betting

Liesele Leads 2013 Travel Associates Classic Betting

The bookies are willing to forgive the Liam Birchley-trained Liesele their unplaced run in Melbourne last start and have the mare tipped as the one to beat in Saturday’s Travel Associates Classic 2013 back home in Brisbane. There’s been plenty of money to suggest Liesele can bounce back to her black type winning form when…

Liesele Back to Black Type Form in Brisbane

Liesele Back to Black Type Form in Brisbane

After a failed effort down the notorious Flemington straight last start, Liam Birchely’s Brisbane mare Liesele is ready to bounce back when she returns home for the $80,000 Listed Travel Associates Classic Fillies & Mares Plate (1200m) at Doomben this weekend. The Exceed And Excel six-year-old has had two runs this time in, both in…

Macdonald Looking To Finish Season With Black Type Win

Macdonald Looking To Finish Season With Black Type Win

Trainer Leon Macdonald is confident that he can finish the 2012/2013 racing season on a high by winning the Listed Lightning Stakes (1050m) with Nearest To Pin at Morphettville on Saturday. The rising four-year-old made his city debut in the Sportingbet Handicap (1200m) at Morphettville on July 6 and scored an extremely impressive two and half…

2013 Lightning Stakes Final Field Released

2013 Lightning Stakes Final Field Released

A number of Adelaide’s leading two-year-olds and three-year-olds are set to take part in the Listed Lightning Stakes (1050m) at Morphettville on Saturday July 27. Headlining the field is Sam Kavanagh-trained Words Are Weapons who will be relocated interstate after he competes this weekend. Words Are Weapons (barrier seven) is undefeated from two races starts after…

Words Are Weapons To Be Kavanagh’s Final Adelaide Starter

Words Are Weapons To Be Kavanagh’s Final Adelaide Starter

Rising training Sam Kavanagh is expected to have his final starter in Adelaide this weekend when Words Are Weapons contests the Listed Lightning Stakes (1050m) at Morphettville. Kavanagh announced earlier this month that he would be moving his entire operation to Sydney on August 1 but said yesterday that he would temporarily relocate the majority of…

2013 A.R. Creswick Stakes Nominations

2013 A.R. Creswick Stakes Nominations

This Saturday, June 8, the big three-year-olds’ race may be the 2013 Queensland Derby in Brisbane but Victoria’s Flemington Racecourse will also host a black type feature for that age group with the A.R. Creswick Stakes 2013. There were a bumper 28 nominations for this year’s edition of the $120,000 Listed A.R. Creswick Stakes (1200m)…