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2017 Australia Stakes Return for Turn Me Loose

2017 Australia Stakes Return for Turn Me Loose

This month’s Australia Stakes 2017 at Moonee Valley is pencilled in as the first-up run back down under for Kiwi galloper Turn Me Loose who won a Cambridge trial at home this week. On Tuesday morning co-trainer Andrew Forsman took the Iffraaj stallion to the track for a 935m hit-out and the galloper didn’t disappoint….

2016 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes Betting Tips & Odds Update

2016 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes Betting Tips & Odds Update

The Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes 2016 steals the show at Caulfield on Saturday, insider betting tips and the updated odds for the handicap classic found below. Due to jump at 4:15pm (AEST) as Race 7, the $500,000 Group 1 Yulong Park Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes (1400m) features a gun line-up of gallopers with markets at…

2016 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

2016 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

A star-studded field of gallopers take to the Caulfield track on Saturday in the Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes 2016, a detailed form guide analysis and betting preview for the handicap clash found below. Set to run as Caulfield Race 7 at 4:15pm (AEST), the field for this season’s $500,000 Group 1 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes…

2016 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes Update: Under The Louvre Out

2016 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes Update: Under The Louvre Out

Top weight Under The Louvre is set to scratch out of Saturday’s Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes 2016 field in favour of a trip to Sydney on Epsom Handicap Day next weekend. The Robert Smerdon-trained stallion will be the second early withdrawal from this year’s $500,000 Group 1 Yulong Park Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes (1400m). On…

Xtravagant Out to Atone in Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes 2016

Xtravagant Out to Atone in Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes 2016

New Zealand-based co-trainer Stephen Autridge is hoping the stable’s multiple Group 1 winner Xtravagant can atone for his first-up last at Flemington with a better run in Caulfield’s 2016 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes this weekend. The Pentire stallion has won six of his 11 starts to date including the 2015 NZ 2000 Guineas and the…

2016 Bobbie Lewis Quality Betting Tips & Update

2016 Bobbie Lewis Quality Betting Tips & Update

A top-quality line-up of proven and progressive sprinters face off in Saturday’s Bobbie Lewis Quality 2016 down the Flemington straight, betting tips and the latest odds for the handicap clash found below. Set to run as Flemington Race 6 at 3:30pm (AEST), this year’s $200,000 Group 2 Bobbie Lewis Quality (1200m) has attracted a dozen…

Straight Track Test for Under The Louvre in Bobbie Lewis Quality

Straight Track Test for Under The Louvre in Bobbie Lewis Quality

Jockey Dwayne Dunn is unsure if the famous Straight-Six track at Flemington is right for Under The Louvre but regardless is looking forward to continuing his association on the sprinter in the 2016 Bobbie Lewis Quality on Saturday. A final field of 12 sprinters take to the Flemington track on Makybe Diva Stakes Day this…

Xtravagant Heads 2016 Bobbie Lewis Quality Field & Odds

Xtravagant Heads 2016 Bobbie Lewis Quality Field & Odds

Returning New Zealander Xtravagant has opened narrow favourite to win first-up at Flemington in the Bobbie Lewis Quality 2016 in Melbourne this Saturday. Makybe Diva Stakes Day continues the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival action on the weekend with the meeting featuring four Group races including the $200,000 Group 2 Bobbie Lewis Quality (1200m). The handicap…

Straight Track Query for Xtravagant in Bobbie Lewis Quality

Straight Track Query for Xtravagant in Bobbie Lewis Quality

Co-trainer Stephen Autridge is unsure how the stable’s visiting Cox Plate-bound Kiwi Xtravagant will handle the famous Flemington straight for his first-up run of the spring in Melbourne’s Bobbie Lewis Quality on Saturday. The long-range Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival target for the Matamata-trained Pentire four-year-old is the $3 million Group 1 W.S. Cox Plate (2040m)…

Under The Louvre Heads 2016 Bobbie Lewis Quality Nominations

Under The Louvre Heads 2016 Bobbie Lewis Quality Nominations

Robert Smerdon’s Stradbroke Handicap winner Under The Louvre is nominated for a second-up spring run in the Bobbie Lewis Quality 2016 down the Flemington straight on Saturday. In the winter the Excellent Art stallion won the Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) in Brisbane before a first-up second at Caulfield a fortnight back behind Redzel in…