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Super Cash Capable of Winning Kevin Heffernan Stakes

Super Cash Capable of Winning Kevin Heffernan Stakes

10 Nov, 2016

Super Cash faces a big task in overcoming the talented Kevin Heffernan Stakes field, but trainer Andrew Noblett could not be more pleased with the mare’s condition leading into the Group 3 race at Sandown on Saturday.

Craig Williams will ride Super Cash in the Kevin Heffernan Stakes. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell

Super Cash stormed home …

Silent Sedition Capable of Overcoming Wide Summoned Stakes Barrier

Silent Sedition Capable of Overcoming Wide Summoned Stakes Barrier

10 Nov, 2016

Trainer Andrew Noblett is confident that Silent Sedition is in the right form to overcome a horror draw in the Group 3 Summoned Stakes (1500m) at Sandown on Saturday.

Silent Sedition (outside) will jump from the outside barrier in Saturday’s Summoned Stakes. Photo: Jenny Barnes

Posting a commendable total of three wins and a further …

Happy Hannah Requires Luck in Matriarch Stakes

Happy Hannah Requires Luck in Matriarch Stakes

4 Nov, 2016

Melbourne Cup-winning jockey Kerrin McEvoy is hopeful that Happy Hannah will find luck in transit in the Group 2 Matriarch Stakes (2000m) on Saturday, after drawing into the Flemington race in barrier 17.

Kerrin McEvoy will ride Happy Hannah in the 2016 Matriarch Stakes. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

Happy Hannah has been a strong …

The Quarterback to Peak in Darley Classic

The Quarterback to Peak in Darley Classic

4 Nov, 2016

Trainer Robbie Griffiths is thrilled with the condition of stable star The Quarterback ahead of his run in the Group 1 Darley Classic (1200m) down the famous Flemington straight on Saturday.

Robbie Griffith is confident that The Quarterback will muster his best form in the Darley Classic. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

The Quarterback has returned …

2016 Crown Oaks Day Results: Lasqueti Spirit is the Crown Oaks Winner

2016 Crown Oaks Day Results: Lasqueti Spirit is the Crown Oaks Winner

3 Nov, 2016

2016 Crown Oaks Day boasts an exciting nine race card at Flemington Racecourse this afternoon, highlighted by the Group 1 staying test for three-year-old fillies.

Yankee Rose is a clear favourite to win the Group 1 Crown Oaks at Flemington this afternoon. Photo: Steve Hart

It is a fine day in the great Melbourne metropolitan …

Smart As You Think Primed for Crown Oaks

Smart As You Think Primed for Crown Oaks

3 Nov, 2016

Trainer John McArdle is pleased with the condition of Smart As You Think ahead of her run in the Group 1 Crown Oaks (2500m) at Flemington this afternoon.

Trainer John McArdle has respect for horses like Moqueen (pictured) in this afternoon’s Crown Oaks. Photo: Steve Hart

Smart As You Think has produced a number of …

2016 Melbourne Cup Tips: Exospheric On Top For Freedman

2016 Melbourne Cup Tips: Exospheric On Top For Freedman

31 Oct, 2016

Exospheric is on top of the 2016 Melbourne Cup tips of Lee Freedman and the Melbourne Cup winning trainer is confident that the import will have no problems running out a strong 3200 metres.

Exospheric is Lee Freeman’s picked of two runners in the 2016 Melbourne Cup field. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Exospheric has been …

2016 Melbourne Cup Form: Our Ivanhowe Ready to Peak

2016 Melbourne Cup Form: Our Ivanhowe Ready to Peak

31 Oct, 2016

Our Ivanhowe is something of a forgotten runner in the 2016 Melbourne Cup field, but trainer Lee Freedman is confident that the talented six-year-old is primed to run out of his skin in the race that stops a nation.

Lee Freedman is pleased with Our Ivanhowe ahead of Tuesday’s 2016 Melbourne Cup. Photo: Daniel Costello…

2016 Melbourne Cup Betting: Grey Lion continues to Drift

2016 Melbourne Cup Betting: Grey Lion continues to Drift

31 Oct, 2016

Trainer Matt Cumani is confident that Grey Lion will take improvement into his second campaign appearance in the Group 1 $6m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington today, but the talented import has continued to drift in 2016 Melbourne Cup betting markets and is now rated a $51 chance with Ladbrokes.com.au.

Grey Lion is on …

2016 Melbourne Cup Field: Almoonqith Drawn Ideally

2016 Melbourne Cup Field: Almoonqith Drawn Ideally

31 Oct, 2016

David Hayes is confident that Almoonqith can produce his best form from a wide draw, when he lines up in Tuesday’s 2016 Melbourne Cup field.

Almoonqith will jump from barrier 19 in Tuesday’s Melbourne Cup. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Almoonqith was unable to produce much through his first three starts this time in, but the …