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Victoria Derby Next for Geelong Classic Winner Captain Duffy

Victoria Derby Next for Geelong Classic Winner Captain Duffy

19 Oct, 2016

South Australian raider Captain Duffy has posted a big upset this afternoon; winning the Group 3 Geelong Classic (2200m) and stamping himself as a legitimate Victoria Derby contender.

Captain Duffy produced a career-best performance to win the Group 3 Geelong Classic this afternoon. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Captain Duffy was sent off a $31 chance …

Geelong Classic Ideal for Pretty Punk

Geelong Classic Ideal for Pretty Punk

19 Oct, 2016

South Australian trainer Leon Macdonald is confident that Pretty Punk will continue her impressive run of form through this afternoon’s Group 3 Geelong Classic (2200m) and subsequently earn a start in the Crown Oaks (2500m) on November 3rd.

Pretty Punk will leave from barrier 6 in this afternoon’s Geelong Classic. Photo: Jenny Barnes…

Return To Racing At Ballarat Delayed

Return To Racing At Ballarat Delayed

8 Jul, 2014

Racing Victoria have announced that the first race meeting on the redeveloped Ballarat track will not take place until October.

The Offer stamped herself as a stayer to watch with an impressive win the 2013 Ballarat Cup. Photo by: Steve Hart

The redevelopment of the Ballarat track began after the running of the 2013 edition …

Victoria To Expand Training Facilities In State’s North West

Victoria To Expand Training Facilities In State’s North West

9 Dec, 2011

Seymour and Geelong Racecourse in Victoria could be in for a major facelift if proposals lodged by Racing Victoria (RVL) are approved.

The new look racecourses are set to be transformed into state of the art training centres in order to keep up with demand in the state’s northwest.

Cranbourne and Pakenham racecourse are already …