Summer Racing News

2017 WA Guineas Nominations & Betting

2017 WA Guineas Nominations & Betting

The bookies are taking no chances with the undefeated Grant & Alana Williams-trained filly Mikimoto who heads all-in WA Guineas 2017 betting following nominations for the Railway Stakes Day support act on November 25. A bumper 85 three-year-olds make up the official early entries for this season’s Group 2 $500,000 W.A. Guineas (1600m), the set…

Scales Of Justice Leads Kington Town Classic 2017 Nominations & Odds

Scales Of Justice Leads Kington Town Classic 2017 Nominations & Odds

Last year’s runner-up Scales Of Justice is tipped to go one better leading futures 2017 Kingston Town Classic betting on the Perth Group 1 running at Ascot Racecourse on December 9. Last Perth Summer Racing Carnival, the Lindsey Smith-trained Scales Of Justice gelding Scales Of Justice won the Group 1 $1 million Railway Stakes (1600m)…

Impending Tops 2017 Winterbottom Stakes Nominations & Odds

Impending Tops 2017 Winterbottom Stakes Nominations & Odds

All-in Winterbottom Stakes 2017 betting on Perth’s premier sprint race is now out with Impending the early favourite to take out the December 2 classic at Ascot Racecourse. The second elite level of the Perth Summer Racing Carnival 2017-18, this season’s Group 1 $1 million Crown Perth Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) attracted a bumper 53 nominations….

Black Heart Bart Heads 2017 Railway Stakes Nominations & Weights

Black Heart Bart Heads 2017 Railway Stakes Nominations & Weights

Darren Weir’s multiple Group 1 winner Black Heart Bart is likely to bypass Saturday racing at Sandown and be saved for a shot at Perth’s Group 1 Railway Stakes 2017 on November 25. The Perth Summer Racing Carnival celebrates its first major race day Saturday week at Ascot Racecourse with the action headlined by the…

2017 Bendigo Cup Tips & Betting Update

2017 Bendigo Cup Tips & Betting Update

A small but classy field of stayers face off in the Bendigo Cup 2017 this afternoon in Victoria, our insider tips and updated betting odds on the mile and a half clash detailed below. Only seven horses are in the mix for this season’s Group 3 $300,000 Jayco Bendigo Cup (2400m), which is set to…

First Among Equals Targets Winterbottom Stakes 2017

First Among Equals Targets Winterbottom Stakes 2017

A second shot at the 2017 Winterbottom Stakes in Perth this summer is on the cards for the Simon Miller-trained sprint star First Among Equals who races this weekend at Belmont Park. The rising six-year-old was last seen running a worse than mid-field 12th behind Vega Magic at Morphettville on May 20 in the Group…

2017 Darley Classic Big Spring Focus for Spieth

2017 Darley Classic Big Spring Focus for Spieth

As well as a possible shot at the $10 million The Everest in Sydney this spring trainer Bryce Heys has confirmed another run in the Darley Classic 2017 is a “big focus” of his stable star Spieth‘s upcoming campaign. The Sydney-based Heys had been hoping to spend his winter over in England for the Royal…

2017 Launceston Cup Results: Big Duke Beats Count Da Vinci

2017 Launceston Cup Results: Big Duke Beats Count Da Vinci

The Darren Weir-trained favourite Big Duke saluted for the punters in the 2017 Launceston Cup results in Tasmania on Wednesday reversing the order of the Hobart Cup quinella with a win over Count Da Vinci. The in-form Victorian raider had his first run in the Apple Isle on February 5 on the back of two…

Launceston Cup 2017 Betting Tips & Update

Launceston Cup 2017 Betting Tips & Update

Today Launceston Racecourse in Tasmania hosts the 2017 Launceston Cup, betting tips and the latest odds on the staying showdown found below. Due to run as Launceston Race 8 at 4:17pm (AEDT), this summer’s $200,000 Listed Launceston Cup (2400m) field is down to 14 runners after the early scratching of Milson (7). Heading the updated…

Big Duke Heads 2017 Launceston Cup Field & Odds

Big Duke Heads 2017 Launceston Cup Field & Odds

Darren Weir’s beaten Hobart Cup favourite Big Duke is back for atonement this Wednesday leading betting on the Launceston Cup 2017 field in Tasmania. Continuing the action of the Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival, this season’s $200,000 Group 3 Launceston Cup (2400m) has attracted a 15-stayer field. The latest Launceston Cup odds at have the ultra-consistent…