Winter Racing News

Seventeen Included in Aurie’s Star Handicap Nominations

Seventeen Included in Aurie’s Star Handicap Nominations

Seventeen nominations have been taken for Saturday’s Group 3 Aurie’s Star Handicap (1200m); the feature race at Melbourne’s Flemington Racecourse. Hey Doc has not been seen at the races since autumn, but is set to make his competitive return at Flemington on Saturday after being included in 2017 Aurie’s Star Handicap nominations. Hey Doc has…

2017 Darwin Cup Tips and Betting Preview

2017 Darwin Cup Tips and Betting Preview

A capacity field of twelve will step out for this afternoon’s featured 2017 Darwin Cup (2000m) at Fannie Bay Racecourse; offering punters terrific value from a betting perspective and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Former Godolphin horse Unbreakable has continued to herald plenty of interest in 2017 Darwin Cup betting markets and…

Lieder Atop Early 2017 Darwin Cup Betting

Lieder Atop Early 2017 Darwin Cup Betting

Former Godolphin galloper Lieder is set to be crowned the 2017 Darwin Cup winner at Fannie Bay Racecourse in the Northern Territory next Monday. That is the tale of the tape in early 2017 Darwin Cup betting markets with leading online bookie , where the four-year-old remains sole occupant of the top line at $4…

Gold Symphony and Liapari share favourtism for 2017 Winter Challenge

Gold Symphony and Liapari share favourtism for 2017 Winter Challenge

Top weight Gold Symphony and last start winner Liapari share favouritism for the Listed $150,000 Winter Challenge (1500m) at Rosehill on Saturday. Gold Symphony and Liapari were both marked at $4.80 on Friday morning at Ladbrokes.com.au for the Winter Challenge and the betting duel is likely to continue right up until start time. Gold Symphony…

2017 Bletchingly Stakes Odds & Betting Update

2017 Bletchingly Stakes Odds & Betting Update

Thirteen horses have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s Group 3 Bletchingly Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield Racecourse; offering punters terrific value from a betting perspective and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Supido returned to the races for a comfortable win in the Group 3 Sir John Monash Stakes (1100m) a…

Daytona Grey Ready for Bletchingly Stakes

Daytona Grey Ready for Bletchingly Stakes

Trainer Leon Macdonald is confident that talented sprinter Daytona Grey will again perform out of his skin in Saturday’s featured Group 3 Bletchingly Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield Racecourse. Daytona Grey has only made two appearances at the races in 2017 so far, but has performed to a typically high standard; running fifth in the Holdfast…

Keen Array to Take Benefit from Bletchingly Stakes

Keen Array to Take Benefit from Bletchingly Stakes

Trainer David Hayes is pleased with the condition of Keen Array ahead of his return in Saturday’s Group 3 Bletchingly Stakes (1200m), but believes that the horse will take plenty of benefit from whatever he manages in the feature race. Keen Array has been a strong and largely consistent performer for Lindsay Park throughout his…

Lord Of The Sky Fitter for Bletchingly Stakes

Lord Of The Sky Fitter for Bletchingly Stakes

Trainer Robbie Laing is confident that Lord Of The Sky will be far better for his first-up run when he takes his position in Saturday’s Group 3 Bletchingly Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield; a race he convincingly won in 2016. Lord Of The Sky jumped well in the Group 3 Sir John Monash Stakes (1100m) a…

Bletchingly Stakes First-Up for Savanna Amour

Bletchingly Stakes First-Up for Savanna Amour

Queensland-based trainer John Meagher has revealed that stable star Savanna Amour will begin her Melbourne spring campaign in Saturday’s Group 3 Bletchingly Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield Racecourse. A multiple black type winner already, Savanna Amour produced several outstanding performances and result for Meagher through the recent Autumn Carnival; running third in the Group 3 Kevin…

Ability Primed for Bletchingly Stakes

Ability Primed for Bletchingly Stakes

Robert Smerdon is expecting another strong performance from Ability, when the classy galloper takes a position in Saturday’s Group 3 Bletchingly Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield. Ability has been a smart performer throughout his entire racing career so far, but has returned to racing a far better horse since being gelded in summer and has posted…