2017 Rowley Mile Odds & Betting Update

August 23, 2017

2017 Rowley Mile Odds & Betting Update

Ten horses have been confirmed in the final field for Thursday’s Listed Rowley Mile (1600m) at Hawkesbury; offering punters terrific value from a betting perspective and several key opportunities to place a winning wager.

Arbeitsam is a resounding favourite in 2017 Rowley Mile betting markets. Photo: Steve Hart

Arbeitsam is a resounding favourite in 2017 Rowley Mile betting markets. Photo: Steve Hart

Arbeitsam has returned to racing in outstanding form this time in and remains a clear $1.50 favourite in 2017 Rowley Mile betting markets with leading online bookie Ladbrokes.com.au.

Posting five wins and as many minor through only twelve career starts so far, Arbeitsam resuming this time for second in a Rosehill 1200m sprint on June 3rd, but failed to fire when he beat only one runner home in the Australian Turf Club BM73 (1400m) on June 17th.

Returning to winning form in the #TheRaces BM72 (1400m) on July 8th, the Snitzel gelding placed second in the Pro Rata ATC Membership BM74 (1800m) on July 15th and has since comfortably won both the Sydney Spring Carnival On Sale Plate (1400m) and the Merrylands Premiers Cup Prelude (1800m); the latter by five lengths.

The drop back is distance is something of a minor query, but the four-year-old is in outstanding condition and should prove extremely tough to beat under the conditions of the Rowley Mile.

Pelethronius failed to justify his favouritism and carry a race-high 61.5kgs when sixth in the Coffs Harbour Cup (1600m) last time out on August 3rd, but he has so-far attracted the greatest share of attention in Rowley Mile betting markets and has firmed onto the second line at current $4.80 odds.

Trialling well in the lead-up to his competitive return this time, Pelethronius stamped himself as one to watch when poking clear to win the Pure Blonde Premium Mid BM65 (1300m) on May 23rd, as a $17 shot.

Repeating the effort in the Bowermans Furniture BM72 (1400m) on June 12th, the Artie Schiller gelding won another two Sydney Saturday races over 1400m and 1500m leading into his Coffs Harbour Cup run.

Charged with carrying only 54kgs, Pelethronius will jump from the ideal barrier 4 and will be partnered by in-form hoop Corey Brown.

Interestingly figuring as the only other runner currently available at Rowley Mile odds of less-than $10, Kingsguard carries winning form into Thursday’s feature race and represents terrific value at a $9 quote.

A strong and consistent performer since resuming in May, Kingsguard returned to winning form in the #TheRaces BM77 (1500m) on July 1st, but failed to fire at his next start and finishing seventh behind Pelethronius.

Having struck the line well to beat a classy field including Tom Melbourne and Etymology in the Canterbury RSL Spring Preview (1400m) last time out on August 12th, the Rip Van Winkle gelding is rock-hard fit and will have conditions to suit on Thursday.

Open an account and bet with Ladbrokes.com.au to take advantage of the best Rowley Mile odds available online!

Racing fields and data are copyright 2011-2021 © Racing Australia Pty Ltd (RA) (and other parties working with it).
Racing materials, including fields, form and results, is subject to copyright which is owned by RA and other parties working with it. Full copyright notice.

Spring Racing

Lost And Running Heads 2021 Th...

Mackinnon Stakes 2021 Results:...

Mackinnon Stakes 2021 Results: Zaaki Wins Consolation Prize

Annabel Neasham‘s scratched Cox Plate favourite Zaaki returned to...

2021 Darley Sprint Classic Res...

2021 Darley Sprint Classic Results: Everest Champion Nature Strip Wins Again

Nature Strip had been beaten as an odds-on favourite five times previously but...

2021 Mackinnon Stakes Day: Fle...

2021 Mackinnon Stakes Day: Flemington Scratchings & Track Report

The final day of the Melbourne Cup Carnival takes place at Headquarters in...

2021 Kennedy Oaks Results: Wil...

2021 Kennedy Oaks Results: Willowy Wins for Godolphin

The James Cummings-trained Willowy donning the iconic Royal Blue of Godolphin...

Horse Racing Today

2022 Tattersall’s Tiara ...

2022 Tattersall’s Tiara ...

2022 Tattersall’s Tiara Day: Eagle Farm Scratchings & Track Report

The Queensland Winter Racing Carnival comes to a close today, Saturday June...

2022 The Q22 Results: Numerian...

2022 The Q22 Results: Numerian Goes All-The-Way For Neasham

In a huge performance the front-running Numerian lead from barrier to box to...

Brisbane Cup 2022 Results: Iri...

Brisbane Cup 2022 Results: Irish Sequel Defeats Favourite Through Irish Eyes in a Photo

Chris Waller’s Irish expat Irish Sequel was excellent late stepping up to two...

2022 Stradbroke Handicap Day: ...

2022 Stradbroke Handicap Day: Eagle Farm Scratchings & Track Report

The action of the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival kicks into top gear today,...

Race Results

2022 Tattersall’s Tiara Results: Filly Startantes Powers Through To Win

2022 JJ Atkins Winner Is Sheeza Belter For Team Snowden

2022 The Q22 Results: Numerian Goes All-The-Way For Neasham

Brisbane Cup 2022 Results: Irish Sequel Defeats Favourite Through Irish Eyes in a Photo

2022 Stradbroke Handicap Results: Alligator Blood Wins for Waterhouse/Bott Stable

Race Previews

2022 Tattersall’s Tiara Day: Eagle Farm Scratchings & Track Report

Tattersall’s Tiara 2022 Betting Update: Kiku Market Mover

2022 Tattersall’s Tiara Field & Odds: Sangster Winner Snapdancer Draws Wide

2022 Stradbroke Handicap Day: Eagle Farm Scratchings & Track Report

Huetor Dominates 2022 The Q22 Field & Betting Odds

Fields & Form

2022 Tattersall’s Tiara Day: Eagle Farm Scratchings & Track Report

2022 Tattersall’s Tiara Field & Odds: Sangster Winner Snapdancer Draws Wide

2022 Stradbroke Handicap Day: Eagle Farm Scratchings & Track Report

Huetor Dominates 2022 The Q22 Field & Betting Odds

2022 JJ Atkins Field & Odds Update: Sharp ‘N’ Smart Firming Favourite