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Amelie’s Star Doomben Cup Odds Shorten

Amelie’s Star Doomben Cup Odds Shorten

20 May, 2017

Amelie’s Star has been backed into 2017 Doomben Cup odds of $7.50 and she has been the clear market mover in betting for the Group 1 event at Doomben on Saturday.

Amelie’s Star has been the best-backed runner in 2017 Doomben Cup betting markets. Photo by: Jenny Barnes

Amelie’s Star looked like a star in …

Thompson pair to relish wet track for Doomben Cup

Thompson pair to relish wet track for Doomben Cup

19 May, 2017

Trainer John Thompson’s wet track specialists Maurus and Astronomos will relish the soft conditions when they line up in the Group 1 $650,000 Hardy Brothers Doomben Cup (2000m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Maurus, above, will handle a rain affected track for the Doomben Cup. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Doomben track was rated a Soft …

The Offer On Top Of Newcastle Cup Field

The Offer On Top Of Newcastle Cup Field

16 Sep, 2015

The 2015 Newcastle Cup field has been released and The Offer is set to carry the top weight of 58 kilograms in the Group 3 event that will be held on Friday afternoon.

The Offer will carry the top weight in the 2015 Newcastle Gold Cup. Photo by: Steve Hart

The Offer was the early …

Astronomos To Contest Newcastle Gold Cup

Astronomos To Contest Newcastle Gold Cup

7 Sep, 2015

Imported stayer Astronomos will have his next race start in the 2015 Newcastle Gold Cup after he returned to winning form at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Astronomos (middle) is set to make his debut at Group level in the 2015 Newcastle Gold Cup. Photo by: Steve Hart

Astronomos beat home just a single runner in …

The Metropolitan Spring target for Astronomos

The Metropolitan Spring target for Astronomos

15 Jul, 2015

Improving stayer Astronomos secured a Spring Carnival ticket with the Group 1 $400,000 The Metropolitan (2400m) at Randwick on October 3 the main target after a narrow but gutsy win at Randwick last Saturday.

Astronomos, red and white, slices through to win at Randwick and is now set for The Metropolitan. Photo by Steve Hart.…

Astronomos On Trial For The Metropolitan

Astronomos On Trial For The Metropolitan

10 Jul, 2015

Trainer David Vandyke has revealed that Astronomos will be set for the 2015 The Metropolitan if he is able to win the TAB.com.au Handicap at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

David Vandyke (pictured with Arabian Gold) is dreaming of a Melbourne Cup victory with progressive stayer Astronomos. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Astronomos made his Australian racing …