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Mawingo Clear Favourite in Hollindale Stakes 2012

Mawingo Clear Favourite in Hollindale Stakes 2012

German import Mawingo is the early favourite ahead of Saturday’s Group 2 $300,000 2012 Hollindale Stakes (1800m) at the Gold Coast.

Currently $3.20 at bookmaker.com.au, the Melbourne Cup hopeful impressed in his Australian debut last start when winning by two lengths in the Muscular Dystrophy Australia Plate at Flemington on April 14.

Trained by Anthony Freedman, the four-year-old has ...

Rain Drum Dominates 2012 Wagga Wagga Cup Odds

Rain Drum Dominates 2012 Wagga Wagga Cup Odds

The bookies and punters are tipping the magic run for Gai Waterhouse to continue at Wagga on Friday with her impressive four-year-old Rain Drum the pronounced favourite to take out the Wagga Wagga Cup 2012.

Gai Waterhouse has declared Rain Drum Friday's 2012 Wagga Wagga Cup winner

Due to jump at 4:15pm on Friday this year’s edition of the ...

Sherocksmyworld Targets The TJ Smith 2012

Sherocksmyworld Targets The TJ Smith 2012

After an impressive first up victory at Canterbury on Wednesday the Gai Waterhouse-trained filly Sherocksmyworld has earned talks of a Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival campaign with the 2012 The TJ Smith the likely aim.

Nash Rawiller rode seven Group 1 winners for Gai Waterhouse this Sydney Autumn Carnival

A lightly raced daughter of top Aussie sire Fastnet Rock, Sherocksmyworld ...

Warrnambool Cup 2012 Betting – Can’t Split Favourites

Warrnambool Cup 2012 Betting – Can’t Split Favourites

There is no splitting the current favourites for today’s 2012 Warrnambool Cup, with Maythehorsebemagic and Mr O’Ceirin both sitting at $4.60 at the top of the betting market.

In what is one of the highest quality Warrnambool Cup fields in recent years, 16 horses will line up to compete over 2350 metres in the Listed $200,000 event.

Zabeel gelding Maythehorsebemagic ...

Local Upstacker Out to Impress in 2012 Hawkesbury Guineas

Local Upstacker Out to Impress in 2012 Hawkesbury Guineas

Local hope Upstacker will be chasing a berth in the lucrative Scone Guineas when he turns out in this weekend’s Listed $150,000 2012 Hawkesbury Guineas (1400m).

Upstacker faces a Hawkesbury Guineas field including the undefeated Landing (pictured).

The winner of two from 10 starts will run from barrier two in a quality 10-horse field and trainer Joan Pracey is hoping ...

Miss Artistic Can be Beaten in 2012 Gold Coast Bracelet

Miss Artistic Can be Beaten in 2012 Gold Coast Bracelet

New Zealand Oaks winning filly Miss Artistic, raced in her native New Zealand as simply Artistic, may be a Group 1 winner and early favourite for the upcoming Queensland Derby but her trainer Shaune Ritchie has warned that she may not be ready to fire when she debuts down under in the Gold Coast Bracelet 2012 this Saturday....

Pretty To Pin 2012 Queensland Oaks Start in GC Bracelet

Pretty To Pin 2012 Queensland Oaks Start in GC Bracelet

This Saturday John Thompson’s progressive young filly Pretty Pins will take her next step towards a start in the lucrative Queensland Oaks during the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival when she takes on a quality field in 2012 Gold Coast Bracelet.

Last year's Gold Coast Bracelet winner Divorces went on to run fourth in the Queensland Oaks

The Pins ...

Biggles Out for Gold Coast Guineas 2012 Upset

Biggles Out for Gold Coast Guineas 2012 Upset

Local Jet Spur gelding Biggles may be first-up and facing a tough field of fellow three-year-olds in Saturday’s 2012 Gold Coast Guineas but trainer Noel Doyle is confident the youngster has come on well since their last appearance and is ready to score an upset.

Punch On is one of the main dangers in the 2012 Gold Coast Guineas on ...

Ken Russell Memorial Classic 2012 Field – Hollindale Stakes Day

Ken Russell Memorial Classic 2012 Field – Hollindale Stakes Day

The final field and barrier draw for the 2012 Ken Russell Memorial Classic, one of the six black type features running at the Gold Coast for Saturday’s Hollindale Stakes Day meeting, is now out with a crack field of sprinters engaged for the juvenile’s feature.

Last year's Ken Russell Memorial Classic winner Hot Snitzel

Running as the Gold Coast ...

Trump Takes Out 2012 Gunsynd Classic

Trump Takes Out 2012 Gunsynd Classic

Local gelding Trump has put his case forward ahead of the upcoming Brisbane Winter Carnival, winning the Group 3 2012 Gunsynd Classic (1600m) by half a length at Eagle Farm today.

The Robert Heathcote-trained gelding got out of the gates reasonably and jockey Damian Browne was happy to let him sit mid-field as Vacallo and Voodoo Black Magic took ...