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Benzini out of luck at Caloundra Cup barrier draw

Benzini out of luck at Caloundra Cup barrier draw

28 Jun, 2017

Kiwi stayer Benzini will have to be content with another wide barrier after drawing gate eleven in the Listed $175,000 The Pump House Caloundra Cup (2400m) at the Sunshine Coast on Saturday.

Benzini, above, has drawn another wide barrier in the Caloundra Cup at the Sunshine Coast. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Twelve horses accepted for …

The Monstar and Ulmann equal top weights for Glasshouse Handicap

The Monstar and Ulmann equal top weights for Glasshouse Handicap

27 Jun, 2017

The Brett Cavanough trained The Monstar and Darren Weir’s Ulmann are equal top weights for the Listed $175,000 HMR Projects Glasshouse Handicap (1400m) at the Sunshine Coast on Saturday.

Ulmann, above, is equal top weight with The Monstar for the Glasshouse Handicap at the Sunshine Coast. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Last start Randwick winner …

Benzini top weight for 2017 Caloundra Cup

Benzini top weight for 2017 Caloundra Cup

27 Jun, 2017

Kiwi stayer Benzini has been allocated the top weight 59.5kg for the Listed $175,000 The Pump House Caloundra Cup (2400m) at the Sunshine Coast on Saturday.

Benzini, above, has been allocated the top weight for the Caloundra Cup at the Sunshine Coast. Photo by Daniel Costello.

The Adrian and Harry Bull trained Benzini had to …

Monsieur  Gustave to chase home town victory in Glasshouse Handicap

Monsieur Gustave to chase home town victory in Glasshouse Handicap

26 Jun, 2017

Local trainer Darryl Hansen will be chasing a home town victory with Monsieur Gustave in the Listed $175,000 HMR Projects Glasshouse Handicap (1400m) at the Sunshine Coast on Saturday.

Sunshine Coast trainer Darryl Hansen, above, is hoping for a home town victory with Monsieur Gustave in the Glasshouse Handicap. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Monsieur Gustave …

Flemington Racing Preview – Saturday June 24th

Flemington Racing Preview – Saturday June 24th

22 Jun, 2017

Nine talent rich races are set to run at Flemington Racecourse; the major card in Melbourne on Saturday.

Gun Case will step out in Race 6 at Flemington on Saturday. Photo: Daniel Costello

Classy and open fields have been confirmed for every race at Flemington on Saturday, but we have analysed each horse in detail, …

Deploy and Dothraki headline 2017 W.J. Healy Stakes nominations

Deploy and Dothraki headline 2017 W.J. Healy Stakes nominations

19 Jun, 2017

The Gerald Ryan trained Deploy and Team Snowden’s Dothraki are set to clash again after being nominated for the Group 3 $175,000 W.J. Healy Stakes (1200m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Deploy, above, is among the nominations for the W.J. Healy Stakes at Doomben. Photo by Steve Hart.

Deploy fought back to beat Dothraki in the …

2017 Tattersall’s Cup  nominations extended

2017 Tattersall’s Cup nominations extended

19 Jun, 2017

The Tattersall’s Racing Club has extended the nomination deadline for the Group 3 $200,000 Carlton Mid Tattersall’s Cup (2200m) at Doomben on Saturday after only fourteen horses were entered.

Rudy, above, is among the nominations for the Tattersall’s Cup at Doombem. Photo by Daniel Costello.

A maximum field of sixteen can run in the Tattersall’s …

Scales Of Justice to take on Winx in 2017 Cox Plate

Scales Of Justice to take on Winx in 2017 Cox Plate

19 Jun, 2017

A win by Perth galloper Scales Of Justice over 2000m at his next start will be enough for trainer Lindsey Smith to pencil in a meeting with champion mare Winx in the Group 1 $3m Ladbrokes Cox Plate (2040m) at Moonee Valley during the 2017 Melbourne Spring Carnival.

Winx, above, is the short priced favourite …

Moonee Valley Racing Preview – Saturday June 17th

Moonee Valley Racing Preview – Saturday June 17th

16 Jun, 2017

Moonee Valley will host Melbourne’s premier race card on Saturday and strong fields have been drawn to all nine races.

Extra Zero will make his 101st competitive appearance at Moonee Valley on Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Some of the best racehorses currently in work will step out at Moonee Valley on Saturday and we …

Burning Front’s Stradbroke Handicap Odds Shorten

Burning Front’s Stradbroke Handicap Odds Shorten

10 Jun, 2017

Burning Front has been backed into 2017 Stradbroke Handicap odds of $9 and is the clear market mover in betting markets for the Group 1 event at Doomben this afternoon.

Burning Front has been clearly the best-backed runner in the 2017 Stradbroke Handicap betting market. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Burning Front was able at …