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2016 Cantala Stakes Odds: Thunder Fantasy Firming

2016 Cantala Stakes Odds: Thunder Fantasy Firming

28 Oct, 2016

Trainer Anthony Cummings is confident that Thunder Fantasy will relish the wide Flemington track when he contests the Group 1 Cantala Stakes (1600m) on Saturday.

Thunder Fantasy has firmed noticeably in Cantala Stakes betting markets. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

Thunder Fantasy began his racing career under Cummings’ care in early 2013, but the galloper …

Rising Romance’s 2016 Myer Classic Odds Drift

Rising Romance’s 2016 Myer Classic Odds Drift

28 Oct, 2016

Rising Romance’s 2016 Myer Classic odds have continued to drift after the talented mare was allocated barrier 14 for the Group 1 race at Flemington on Saturday.

Rising Romance has continued to drift in 2016 Myer Classic betting markets. Photo: Steve Hart

Rising Romance began her career under the guidance of prominent New Zealand trainer …

Waller to Saddle Three in Cantala Stakes Field

Waller to Saddle Three in Cantala Stakes Field

26 Oct, 2016

Trainer Chris Waller is pleased with the condition of his three potential runners set to feature in Saturday’s Group 1 Cantala Stakes field, which will be released by midday today.

McCreery is one of three set to be included in the Cantala Stakes field by Chris Waller. Photo: Steve Hart

Mackintosh has been a standout …

Whispering Brook Primed for Myer Classic

Whispering Brook Primed for Myer Classic

25 Oct, 2016

Trainer Simon Miller is confident that Whispering Brook is in the right form to have an impact in Saturday’s Group 1 Myer Classic (1600m), despite being scratched at the gates prior to the running of the Moonee Valley Vase last weekend.

Whispering Brook (behind, yellow sleeves) will contest Saturday’s Group 1 Myer Classic at Flemington. …

Abbey Marie on Track for Myer Classic Second-Up

Abbey Marie on Track for Myer Classic Second-Up

13 Sep, 2016

Trainer Mick Kent has revealed that he will set unbeaten Group 1 winner Abbey Marie for the 2016 Myer Classic (1600m) on Derby Day, when she resumes during the Spring Carnival.

Group 1 winner Abbey Marie will be set for the Myer Classic at Flemington in late October. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Abbey Marie only …

Coolmore Stud Stakes the Target for Flying Artie

Coolmore Stud Stakes the Target for Flying Artie

30 Aug, 2016

Mick Price has been thrilled with the benefit taken by Flying Artie in his time away from racing, and has revealed the three-year-old will likely be set for a first-up appearance in the Group 1 Coolmore Stud Stakes (1200m) at Flemington on Derby Day.

Flying Artie will be set for the 2016 Coolmore Stud Stakes …

Myer Classic the Target for Silent Sedition

Myer Classic the Target for Silent Sedition

15 Jul, 2016

Trainer Andrew Noblett has revealed the Group 1 Myer Classic (1600m) at Flemington on Derby Day will figure as the major target for stable star, when she returns to racing in the 2016 Spring Carnival.

Silent Sedition (outside) will be set for the Group 1 Myer Classic upon resuming in spring. Photo: Jenny Barnes

Silent …

Myer Classic a Spring Option for Miss Cover Girl

Myer Classic a Spring Option for Miss Cover Girl

28 Jun, 2016

Trainer Kelly Schweida has revealed the 2016 Myer Classic is likely to figure as the major campaign target for recently-crowned Group 1 winner Miss Cover Girl, when the talented mare returns to competition in spring.

Miss Cover Girl will target a race like the Group 1 Myer Classic during the forthcoming Spring Carnival. Photo: Daniel …

2015 Victoria Derby Day Results: Tarzino Wins 2015 Victoria Derby

2015 Victoria Derby Day Results: Tarzino Wins 2015 Victoria Derby

31 Oct, 2015

The first major card of the Melbourne Cup Carnival will be contested at Flemington today; 2015 Victoria Derby Day highlighted by four major Group 1 races including the feature event for three-year-old stayers contested over 2500m.

2015 Victoria Derby Day results will get underway with the running of the Group 3 Carbine Club Stakes (2000m) …

Hong Kong Cup Beckons for Mackinnon Stakes Winner Happy Trails

Hong Kong Cup Beckons for Mackinnon Stakes Winner Happy Trails

1 Nov, 2014

Classy stayer Happy Trails has concluded his campaign through the Australian Spring Racing Carnival in the best way possible, displaying a keen turn of foot in the final straight at Flemington to win the Group 1 Mackinnon Stakes (2000m) in a photo finish.

Happy Trails has secured a third Group 1 victory in the 2014 …