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Australian Cup Autumn Target for Railway Stakes winner

Australian Cup Autumn Target for Railway Stakes winner

21 Nov, 2016

Railway Stakes winner Scales Of Justice will head to Melbourne for next year’s Autumn Carnival to target the Group 1 $1.5m Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington on March 11.

Good Project, above, ran second to Scales Of Justice in the Railway Stakes at Ascot. Photo by Steve Hart.

Hong Kong’s multiple premiership winning jockey Douglas …

Who Shot Thebarman favourite to win back to back Zipping Classics

Who Shot Thebarman favourite to win back to back Zipping Classics

9 Nov, 2016

The Chris Waller trained Who Shot Thebarman has been installed the favourite to score back to back wins in the Group 2 $300,000 Quayclean Zipping Classic (2400m) at Sandown on Saturday.

Who Shot Thebarman, above, is chasing back to back wins in the Zipping Classic at Sandown. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

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Robbie Laing undecided what race suits So Si Bon best

Robbie Laing undecided what race suits So Si Bon best

8 Nov, 2016

Trainer Robbie Laing is still undecided what race to start So Si Bon in at Sandown on Saturday, the Zipping Classic or the Sandown Guineas.

Who Shot Thebarman, above, is the early equal favourite with So Si Bon for the Zipping Classic at Sandown. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Laing has nominated the three year …

No Almandin in Zipping Classic causes market reshuffle

No Almandin in Zipping Classic causes market reshuffle

8 Nov, 2016

Three year old So Si Bon and eight year old stayer Hot Shot Thebarman are the new joint favourites for the Group 2 $300,000 Zipping Classic (2400m) at Sandown on Saturday following the announcement that the Melbourne Cup winner Almandin won’t be there.

Who Shot Thebarman, above, is the joint favourite with So Si Bon …

Laing has 4 nominations for Sandown Guineas

Laing has 4 nominations for Sandown Guineas

7 Nov, 2016

Trainer Robbie Laing has nominated four three-year-olds for Saturday’s Group 2 $250,000 Ladbrokes Sandown Guineas (1600m) at Sandown.

Jennifer Lynn, above, is among the nominations for the Ladbrokes Sandown Guineas at Sandown. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Victoria Derby fourth placegetter So Si Bon heads up Laing’s nominations which also include Missrock, Stornaway and Wimborne.…

2016 Crown Oaks winner Lasqueti Spirit scores the upset of the Carnival

2016 Crown Oaks winner Lasqueti Spirit scores the upset of the Carnival

3 Nov, 2016

100-1 chance Lasqueti Spirit scored the upset of the Melbourne Cup Carnival with an all the way win in the Group 1 $1m Crown Oaks (2500m) at Flemington today.

Jockey Brenton Avdulla salutes the crowd as he lets Lasqueti Spirit roll to the line to win the Crown Oaks at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing …

2016 Crown Oaks: Eleonora bred to get the distance

2016 Crown Oaks: Eleonora bred to get the distance

3 Nov, 2016

Kiwi filly Eleonora will have no trouble getting the distance in the Group 1 $1m Crown Oaks over 2500m at Flemington today with stout staying blood on both sides of her pedigree.

Eleonora, above, has the pedigree to run out a strong 2500m in the Crown Oaks at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Eleonora’s …

Illustrious Lad cleans up in the TAB Stakes

Illustrious Lad cleans up in the TAB Stakes

29 Oct, 2016

Trainer Peter Gelagotis collected his first winner on Victoria Derby Day when Illustrious Lad cleaned up at double figure odds in winning the Group 2 $300,000 TAB Stakes (1200m) at Flemington today.

Illustrious Lad, above, scores a comfortable win in the tab Stakes at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Illustrious Lad had been racing …

Prized Icon wins 2016 Victoria Derby

Prized Icon wins 2016 Victoria Derby

29 Oct, 2016

The James Cummings trained Prized Icon scored an upset win in the Group 1 $1.5m AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) at Flemington today.

Prized Icon, above, proved to be the best staying three year old with his win in the Victoria Derby at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Prized Icon was sent out at the …

Quick 2016 Victoria Derby Form Guide

Quick 2016 Victoria Derby Form Guide

29 Oct, 2016

The 2016 Victoria Derby form guide can be difficult reading for novice punters, so we have put together this modified version that has all you need to know about every horse in the Group 1 event at Flemington this afternoon.

Swear has been one of the best-backed runners in 2016 Victoria Derby betting markets. Photo …