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2014 Sandown Cup Hope Massiyn Out to Break Aussie Maiden

2014 Sandown Cup Hope Massiyn Out to Break Aussie Maiden

Prolific owner Lloyd Williams has enjoyed plenty of success on Zipping Classic Day at Sandown Racecourse over the years and is hoping to continue that this weekend with Massiyn after his first Australian win in the Sandown Cup 2014.

Owner Lloyd Williams’ godson Nicholas Hall has the ride on Massiyn in Saturday’s 2014 Sandown Cup. Photo: Race Horse Photos ...

2014 Zipping Classic Distance Test for Spillway

2014 Zipping Classic Distance Test for Spillway

While confident his horse is in the right form to win Saturday’s Zipping Classic 2014, trainer David Hayes admits the step up to 2400m again could be Spillway’s downfall at Sandown Racecourse.

Spillway (outside) is a query over the 2400m in Saturday’s Zipping Classic 2014. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The Rail Link stallion is one of ...

Prince Of Penzance To Run in Zipping Classic 2014

Prince Of Penzance To Run in Zipping Classic 2014

Ballarat trainer Darren Weir has confirmed his in-form galloper Prince Of Penzance will race again this Saturday on the seven day back-up in the 2014 Zipping Classic at Sandown Racecourse.

The Pentire five-year-old is one of the headline hopefuls for this weekend’s $350,000 Group 2 Zipping Classic (2400m), one of two Group 2 features on the final Melbourne Spring ...

Caulfield Home of Zipping Classic 2013

Caulfield Home of Zipping Classic 2013

The end of spring showdown named in honour of four time winning grey hero Zipping will this year have a new home with the 2013 Zipping Classic to be conducted at Caulfield Racecourse while the track at Sandown undergoes renovations.

Four-time Sandown Classic winner Zipping. Photo: Taron Clarke.

Marking the end of the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival each year the ...

Mourayan Set to Fire in Zipping Classic 2012

Mourayan Set to Fire in Zipping Classic 2012

It is a tough ask for a horse to back up from a testing Melbourne Cup run but on Saturday Mourayan will do just that and jump the favourite in the 2012 Zipping Classic at Sandown Hillside.

Mourayan will be Lloyd Williams' sixth Zipping Classic winner in the past decade if successful on Saturday

The Robert Hickmott-trained seven-year-old ...

Americain Leads Australian Cup 2012 Nominations

Americain Leads Australian Cup 2012 Nominations

Former Melbourne Cup winner Americain will shoot for a different Cup success this Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival, the currently Aussie residing champ the headline horse in the 2012 Australian Cup nominations.

Former Melbourne Cup winner Americain headlines the 2012 Australian Cup nominations this autumn

Due to run at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday March 10, the $1 million Group 1 ...

Work The Room Scratched From Keith Noud Quality Handicap 2011

Work The Room Scratched From Keith Noud Quality Handicap 2011

Brisbane’s leading trainer Robert Heathcote is left with just one representative in Saturday’s 2011 Keith Noud Quality Handicap at Eagle Farm following the unfortunate withdrawal of his top chance Work The Room due to a career threatening injury.

Bel Esprit six-year-old Work The Room was installed as one of the top chances in the Luxbet markets for the $100,000 Listed ...

Zipping Sandown Classic 2011 Form Guide & Betting Analysis

Zipping Sandown Classic 2011 Form Guide & Betting Analysis

It may have only five horses in its field but this Saturday’s 2011 Zipping Classic, formerly the Sandown Classic, is the definite headline event of the weekend and while there is an odds-on favourite in Americain, below the Races.com.au team have our detailed Zipping Classic form guide analysis and betting preview to see if the former Melbourne ...

Americain to Face Four Rivals in 2011 Zipping Classic Field

Americain to Face Four Rivals in 2011 Zipping Classic Field

Half of the horses nominated for the Zipping Classic 2011 at Sandown this Saturday have dropped out of contention at acceptance stage, sure-to-be favourite and former Melbourne Cup winner Americain to face only four rivals.

Americain puts their Hong Kong Vase bid on the line in the 2011 Zipping Classic this Saturday

In a field emulating the size of a ...

2011 Zipping Classic Field & Weights Update

2011 Zipping Classic Field & Weights Update

The headline event running in Melbourne this weekend is Saturday’s 2011 Zipping Classic at Sandown, and after Racing Victoria extended nominations for the staying showdown until today, one additional galloper has been entered.

Mourayan is the sole Victorian in the 2011 Zipping Sandown Classic

On Monday there were nine horses nominated for the $350,000 Group 2 Zipping Classic (2400m), the ...