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2016 Australian Guineas Tips: Xtravagant The Horse To Beat

2016 Australian Guineas Tips: Xtravagant The Horse To Beat

4 Mar, 2016

Daniel O’Sullivan has Xtravagant on top of his 2016 Australian Guineas tips and he believes that the talented colt is clearly the best horse in the Group 1 event at Flemington this weekend.

Form expert Daniel O’Sullivan believes that Tarzino is one of the three leading chances in the Australian Guineas. Photo by: Ultimate Racing …

Late arrival Xtravagant still on top of Australian Guineas betting

Late arrival Xtravagant still on top of Australian Guineas betting

3 Mar, 2016

A flight cancellation hasn’t dampened the confidence of Kiwi trainer Stephen Autridge about the chances of Xtravagant who remains at the top of the betting for the Group 1 $750,000 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Xtravagant will be up against Palentino, above, in the Australian Guineas at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.…

Australian Guineas 2016: Xtravagant To Arrive In Australia Tomorrow

Australian Guineas 2016: Xtravagant To Arrive In Australia Tomorrow

1 Mar, 2016

Xtravagant remains on top of 2016 Australian Guineas betting markets and he will make the trip from New Zealand to his temporary stable at Flemington tomorrow.

Xtravagant will take on the likes of Palentino and Tivaci in the 2016 Australian Guineas at Flemington this weekend. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Xtravagant stamped himself as one …

Options For Haunui Farm Classic Winner Volkstok’n’barrell

Options For Haunui Farm Classic Winner Volkstok’n’barrell

29 Feb, 2016

Volkstok’n’barrell could return to Australian racing after he took out the 2016 Haunui Farm WFA Classic at Otaki on Saturday in impressive fashion.

Volkstok’n’barrell (pictured winning the Rosehill Guineas) could return to Australian racing in the Queen Elizabeth Stakes or Doncaster Mile. Photo by: Steve Hart

Volkstok’n’barrell was sent to the spelling paddock after he …

Cameron recovers from fall, right to ride Xtravagant in Australian Guineas

Cameron recovers from fall, right to ride Xtravagant in Australian Guineas

16 Feb, 2016

New Zealand jockey Matthew Cameron is confident he will pass a concussion test today and be given the all clear to partner Kiwi sensation Xtravagant in the Group 1 $750,000 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington on March 5.

Autumn Stakes winner Mahuta, above, will be up against Xtravagant in the Australian Guineas at Flemington. Photo …

Late Acceptance Fee Gets Sacred Star Into Doomben 10,000

Late Acceptance Fee Gets Sacred Star Into Doomben 10,000

20 May, 2015

Connections of Sacred Star have paid the late entry fee of $22,500 to get the horse into the 2015 Doomben 10,000 field and he will contest the Group 1 event in Brisbane this weekend.

Sacred Star will have the chance to record maiden win at Group 1 level in Australia when he contests the 2015 …

Pike Confident Sacred Star Will Be Fit For Doomben 10,000

Pike Confident Sacred Star Will Be Fit For Doomben 10,000

12 May, 2015

Trainer Tony Pike has revealed that he is confident that Sacred Star will be passed fit to contest the 2015 Doomben 10,000 in Brisbane next Saturday.

Sacred Star missed out on the 2015 BTC Cup due to a stone bruise. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Sacred Star was set to return to Australian racing in the …

Sacred Star Chasing Stradbroke Handicap Start In QTC Cup

Sacred Star Chasing Stradbroke Handicap Start In QTC Cup

29 May, 2014

Trainer Tony Pike is hoping that Sacred Star can earn a start in the 2014 Stradbroke Handicap by winning the Group 2 QTC Cup (1300m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Sacred Star is returning to Australian racing for the first time since 2012. Photo by: Steve Hart

Sacred Star made his racing debut in 2012 …

Kiwi Mares To Contest Queen Of The Turf Stakes

Kiwi Mares To Contest Queen Of The Turf Stakes

8 Apr, 2014

New Zealand-trained mares Viadana and Recite are both set to contest the 2014 Queen Of The Turf Stakes (1500m) at Royal Randwick next Saturday after finishing first and second in the Group 1 New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders Stakes (1600m) at Te Aroha on April 5.

Glen Boss will partner Kiwi mare Recite in the 2014 …