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The Quarterback Set for William Reid Stakes

The Quarterback Set for William Reid Stakes

21 Mar, 2017

Trainer Robbie Griffiths is confident that The Quarterback can overturn his luckless performance in last year’s edition of the race, when he steps out in Friday’s Group 1 William Reid Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley.

The Quarterback will contest Friday’s Group 1 William Reid Stakes second-up. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

The Quarterback was considered a …

The Quarterback over the odds in Newmarket Handicap says Newitt

The Quarterback over the odds in Newmarket Handicap says Newitt

9 Mar, 2017

Jockey Craig Newitt rates last year’s winner The Quarterback well over the odds for the Group 1 $1.25m Lexus Newmarket Handicap (1200m) down the Flemington straight on Saturday.

Jockey Craig Newitt rates The Quarterback, above, well over the odds for the Newmarket Handicap at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Newitt rode the Robbie Griffiths …

Newitt says Extreme Choice the one to beat in Newmarket Handicap

Newitt says Extreme Choice the one to beat in Newmarket Handicap

9 Mar, 2017

Dumped jockey Craig Newitt says that Extreme Choice is the horse to beat in the Group 1 $1.25m Lexus Newmarket Handicap (1200m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Jockey Craig Newitt rates Extreme Choice, above, as the one to beat in the Newmarket Handicap at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

A twisting set of circumstances has …

Complete 2017 Newmarket Handicap Form Guide

Complete 2017 Newmarket Handicap Form Guide

9 Mar, 2017

The 2017 Newmarket Handicap Form Guide is essential reading for punters ahead of the featured sprint at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday afternoon.

Lightning Stakes winner Terravista will carry topweight in the 2017 Newmarket Handicap. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Some of the world’s best sprinters have been confirmed amongst a Newmarket Handicap field of thirteen and …

Heys not fussed with barrier 1 for Spieth in 2017 Newmarket Handicap

Heys not fussed with barrier 1 for Spieth in 2017 Newmarket Handicap

8 Mar, 2017

Warwick Farm trainer Bryce Heys is not fussed about his smart sprinter Spieth drawing barrier one in the thirteen horse field for the Group 1 $1.25m Lexus Newmarket Handicap (1200m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Spieth, above, has drawn barrier 1 in the Newmarket Handicap at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Heys is not certain …

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 …

2017 Newmarket Handicap Weights Released

2017 Newmarket Handicap Weights Released

28 Feb, 2017

2017 Newmarket Handicap weights have been released and it is multiple Group 1 champion Chautauqua who has been charged with carrying a topweight of 58kgs, should Team Hawkes elect to contest the race.

Reigning champion The Quaterback will carry 54.5kgs in the 2017 Newmarket Handicap. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Chautauqua has been a standout performer …

2017 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes Betting: Spieth the Market Mover

2017 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes Betting: Spieth the Market Mover

18 Feb, 2017

Spieth is the 2017 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes betting market mover, only hours from jump at Flemington Racecourse this afternoon.

Spieth is the Black Caviar Lightning Stakes betting market mover. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

The Bryce Heys-trained four-year-old found career best form through a short but impressive Spring Carnival preparation and has so far received …

2017 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes Tips: Colts Have The Edge

2017 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes Tips: Colts Have The Edge

17 Feb, 2017

Paul Daily has Flying Artie and Star Turn on top of his 2017 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes tips and the form expert is happy to back both horses in the Group 1 event at Flemington tomorrow.

Flying Artie is one of the horses to beat in the 2017 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes. Photo by: Ultimate …