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Turn Me Loose back to winning weight for Futurity Stakes

Turn Me Loose back to winning weight for Futurity Stakes

24 Feb, 2017

Kiwi trainer Murray Baker is hoping Turn Me Loose can turn the tables on Black Heat Bart when they meet again in the Group 1 $500,000 italktravel Futurity Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Turn Me Loose, above, is set to take on Black Heart Bart again in the Futurity Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by …

Drop in grade will help Peacock’s chances in Autumn Stakes

Drop in grade will help Peacock’s chances in Autumn Stakes

9 Feb, 2017

A drop back in grade to three year old company will greatly help the chances of Peacock in the Group 2 $200,000 Hyland Race Colours Autumn Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Peacock, above, drops back to 3yo company in the Autumn Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Peacock has had one run …

Divine Prophet has weight advantage in C.F. Orr Stakes

Divine Prophet has weight advantage in C.F. Orr Stakes

9 Feb, 2017

Co-trainer Wayne Hawkes believes that his three year old Divine Prophet can take full advantage of his weight concession and be very competitive against the older horses in the Group 1 $500,000 Ladbrokes C.F. Orr Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Divine Prophet, above, is the only three year old in the Ladbrokes C.F. Orr …

Black Heart Bart heads Weir’s C.F. Orr Stakes nominations

Black Heart Bart heads Weir’s C.F. Orr Stakes nominations

6 Feb, 2017

Mutiple Group 1 winner Black Heart Bart is one of four horses trainer Darren Weir has nominated for the Group 1 $500,000 Ladbrokes C.F. Orr Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Black Heart Bart, above, is among the nominations for the Ladbrokes C.F. Orr Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Weir’s other Group …

C.F. Orr Stakes next for Malaguerra after Australia Stakes win

C.F. Orr Stakes next for Malaguerra after Australia Stakes win

30 Jan, 2017

Trainer Peter Gelagotis will step Malaguerra back up to Group 1 company after the five year old scored a decisive win in the Group 2 $200,000 Browns Sawdust And Savings Australia Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley last Friday night.

Malaguerra, above winning the Australia Stakes, will head to the C.F. Orr Stakes at Caulfield. Photo …

Chetwood firms in Australia Stakes betting

Chetwood firms in Australia Stakes betting

27 Jan, 2017

Talented sprinter Chetwood has been well supported in the betting in the lead up to the Group 2 $200,000 Browns Sawdust And Savings Australia Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley tonight.

Chetwood, above, has been well supported in the betting in the lead up to the Australia Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.…

Strong line up in Australia Stakes

Strong line up in Australia Stakes

25 Jan, 2017

The Group 2 $200,000 Browns Sawdust And Savings Australia Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley on Friday night is virtually a Group 1 line up with half of the ten horse field already recording Group 1 wins.

Black Heart Bart, above, will resume in the Australia Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Victoria’s …

Chetwood Headlines Godolphin’s Australia Stakes Defence

Chetwood Headlines Godolphin’s Australia Stakes Defence

24 Jan, 2017

Exciting sprinter Chetwood will headline Godolphin’s two-pronged attack in Friday’s featured Group 2 Australia Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley Racecourse.

Chetwood is primed for a strong first-up showing in Friday’s Australia Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Trainer John O’Shea has elected to saddle both Chetwood and exciting three-year-old Peacock in the Australia …

Turn Me Loose to Take Benefit from Australia Stakes

Turn Me Loose to Take Benefit from Australia Stakes

24 Jan, 2017

Trainer Murray Baker is expecting multiple Group 1 winner Turn Me Loose to take plenty of benefit from his first-up run in the Group 2 Australia Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley Racecourse on Friday afternoon.

Turn Me Loose will resume in Friday’s Australia Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Turn Me Loose has …

Weir has 4 nominations for Australia Stakes

Weir has 4 nominations for Australia Stakes

23 Jan, 2017

Melbourne’s premiership winning trainer Darren Weir has four of the eighteen horses nominated for the Group 2 $200,000 Browns Sawdust And Savings Australia Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley on Friday night.

Black Heart Bart, above, is one of four horses trainer Darren Weir has nominated for the Australia Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo by Ultimate …