News About: Flemington Racecourse

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, …

2017 Melbourne Cup The Target for Ascot Stakes Winner Thomas Hobson

2017 Melbourne Cup The Target for Ascot Stakes Winner Thomas Hobson

21 Jun, 2017

Trainer Willie Mullins has revealed that Thomas Hobson will be set for the 2017 Melbourne Cup after the talented gelding produced a superior staying effort to win the Ascot Stakes (4014m) in Britain overnight.

Ryan Moore piloted Thomas Hobson to success in the Ascot Stakes overnight. Photo: Sarah Ebbett

Jumping from the gates well, jockey …

Flemington Racing Preview – Saturday June 10th

Flemington Racing Preview – Saturday June 10th

9 Jun, 2017

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

Nikitas will line up in Race 9 at Flemington on Saturday. Photo: Daniel Costello

Strong fields have been confirmed for every race at Flemington on Saturday, but we have analysed each horse in detail, in order to …

Andrew Ramsden Stakes Day Preview & Tips

Andrew Ramsden Stakes Day Preview & Tips

19 May, 2017

It’s a big day of racing slated for Flemington on Saturday, including both the Listed Andrew Ramsden Stakes (3200m) and the time-honoured Listed Straight Six (1200m).

Renew and Like A Carousel will go head to head in the Listed Andrew Ramsden Stakes on Saturday. Photo: Sarah Ebbett

Capacity and talent-rich fields have been taken for …

Flemington Racing Preview – Saturday May 6th

Flemington Racing Preview – Saturday May 6th

4 May, 2017

Talented fields have been confirmed for nine races at Melbourne’s Flemington Racecourse on Saturday and while there is no black type feature events, there remains plenty of opportunities to find a winner.

Master Of Arts will be in action in Race 1 at Flemington on Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Some of the season’s most …

Complete 2017 Australian Cup Form Guide

Complete 2017 Australian Cup Form Guide

10 Mar, 2017

The 2017 Australian Cup Form Guide is essential reading for racing fans ahead of the Group 1 feature at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday afternoon.

Caulfield Cup winner Jameka should prove tough to beat in the 2017 Australian Cup at Flemington. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Some of the Autumn Carnival’s best racehorses have been confirmed in …

Illustrious Lad Primed for 2017 Newmarket Handicap

Illustrious Lad Primed for 2017 Newmarket Handicap

7 Mar, 2017

Trainer Peter Gelagotis is thrilled with the condition of exciting sprinter Illustrious Lad ahead of his second-up assignment in Saturday’s Group 1 Newmarket Handicap (1200m) on the famous Flemington straight.

Illustrious Lad will carry benefit into Saturday’s Newmarket Handicap at Flemington. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Illustrious Lad was a standout performer for the Gelagotis operation …

The Quarterback Working Well Towards Newmarket Handicap

The Quarterback Working Well Towards Newmarket Handicap

7 Mar, 2017

Trainer Robbie Griffiths is hopeful that The Quarterback will carry no ill effects from a worrying first-up mishap into his defence of the Group 1 Newmarket Handicap (1200m) at Flemington on Saturday.

The Quarterback has worked well leading into Saturday’s Group 1 Newmarket Handicap. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

The Quarterback was poised to make his …

Terravista to Take Place in 2017 Newmarket Handicap Field

Terravista to Take Place in 2017 Newmarket Handicap Field

28 Feb, 2017

Trainer Joe Pride has confirmed that Terrivista will take his place in the 2017 Newmarket Handicap field this morning’s release of official weights for the featured sprint at Flemington on March 11th.

Lightning Stakes winner Terravista will take his place in the 2017 Newmarket Handicap field. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Terravista returned to …

Moreira to Ride Flying Artie in Newmarket Handicap

Moreira to Ride Flying Artie in Newmarket Handicap

28 Feb, 2017

Leading Hong Kong jockey Joao Moreira has been booked to take the lightweight ride on Flying Artie in the 2017 Newmarket Handicap (1200m) at Flemington Racecourse on March 11th.

Flying Artie will be partnered by Joao Moreira in the 2017 Newmarket Handicap. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Champion jockey Damien Oliver is the first …