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2016 Hong Kong Mile Betting Battle

2016 Hong Kong Mile Betting Battle

The bookmakers are having a hard time separating the chances of the best gallopers in Sunday’s Hong Kong Mile 2016 field with three currently installed as equal favourites in betting for the Sha Tin feature.

Hugh Bowman is likely to ride local hope Helene Paragon in the 2016 Hong Kong Mile at Sha Tin Racecourse on Sunday. Photo: Sarah ...

Maurice Leads 2016 Hong Kong Cup Field & Betting

Maurice Leads 2016 Hong Kong Cup Field & Betting

Japanese superstar Maurice is clear favourite at bookmakers around the world to take out the Hong Kong Cup 2016 at Sha Tin Racecourse this Sunday on the Hong Kong International Race Day.

Zac Purton rides Jockey Club Cup winner Secret Weapon in Sunday’s Hong Kong Cup 2016 at Sha Tin. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The HK$25 million (AUD$4.3m) Longines Hong Kong...

2016 Hong Kong Sprint Field Features Two Australians

2016 Hong Kong Sprint Field Features Two Australians

The famous Hong Kong International Races are set to take place on December 11 at Sha Tin Racecourse including the Hong Kong Sprint 2016 where Australia will be dually represented on Sunday.

Takedown has settled into Hong Kong well ahead of his Group 1 run at Sha Tin this weekend. Photo: Steve Hart.

Last start Group 1 winners Rebel Dane...

I Am A Star is the 2016 Myer Classic Winner

I Am A Star is the 2016 Myer Classic Winner

I Am A Star has become the first three-year-old filly to win the Group 1 Myer Classic (1600m), after producing a gutsy start-to-finish performance at Flemington Racecourse this afternoon.

I Am A Star became the first three-year-old to win the Group 1 Myer Classic at Flemington. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

I Am A Star has been a strong and consistent ...

Capacity 2016 Victoria Derby Field Released

Capacity 2016 Victoria Derby Field Released

A full field of three-year-old stayers will face off at Flemington Racecourse in the Victoria Derby 2016 this Saturday with final acceptances taken on Wednesday.

Geelong Classic winner Captain Duffy will line-up in a capacity 2016 Victoria Derby field at Flemington on Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Due to run as Flemington Race 7 at 3:50pm (AEDT), this year’s $1.5 ...

2016 Caulfield Cup Betting Tips & Odds Update

2016 Caulfield Cup Betting Tips & Odds Update

The action of the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival steps up this weekend with the running of the Caulfield Cup 2016, betting tips and the latest odds on the mile and a half classic found below.

Our Ivanhowe is the Races.com.au tip to score an upset 2016 Caulfield Cup result this weekend. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Heading a bumper 10-race program ...

Does German Raider Articus Have 2016 Caulfield Cup Winning Claims?

Does German Raider Articus Have 2016 Caulfield Cup Winning Claims?

German horseman Andreas Wohler has won a Melbourne Cup and on Saturday is out to add the Caulfield Cup 2016 trophy to the cabinet with his visiting raider Articus making his down under debut.

German raider Articus is one of the single-figure international chances in 2016 Caulfield Cup betting for Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Wohler took out the ‘race ...

2016 Caulfield Cup Odds Update: Sir Isaac Newton Firms

2016 Caulfield Cup Odds Update: Sir Isaac Newton Firms

Aidan O’Brien’s Irish raider Sir Isaac Newton is the early Caulfield Cup 2016 betting market mover following the release of Caulfield Cup barriers on Tuesday for the weekend’s staying classic.

Irish jockey Colm O’Donoghue (pictured aboard Jakkalberry) rides the Aidan O’Brien-trained Sir Isaac Newton in Saturday’s Caulfield Cup 2016. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Barriers for all 20 acceptors, ...

2016 Golden Rose Betting Update: Omei Sword Back Up Top

2016 Golden Rose Betting Update: Omei Sword Back Up Top

The Golden Rose Stakes 2016 betting markets for this afternoon’ feature at Rosehill Gardens remain a battle for favouritism between Astern and Omei Sword with the latter regaining top spot in the odds.

Omei Sword is back in top spot of 2016 Golden Rose Stakes betting. Photo: Steve Hart.

Chris Waller’s last start Silver Shadow Stakes winning filly Omei ...

Yankee Rose Hard to Hold Out in 2016 Golden Rose

Yankee Rose Hard to Hold Out in 2016 Golden Rose

David Vandyke is back to being bullish over the winning chances of his returning filly Yankee Rose who he declared would be “hard to hold out” in the Golden Rose 2016 this Saturday in Sydney.

Yankee Rose has impressed trainer David Vandyke ahead of her 2016 Golden Rose Stakes return at Rosehill Gardens this weekend. Photo: Steve Hart.

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