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Betting Strategy – Wednesday 20/2/2019

February 19, 2019 Comments Off

By Joseph Resident tipster Adam gives his betting strategy for Wednesday’s (20/2/2019) racing. Note that the prices quoted were available at the time of writing, which was 10am Tuesday. Outlay: $11600 Return: $12065 Randwick-Kensington $10 Win/$25 Place Almerheri R1 @ ... Read More »

Vorster thrown in deep end at Aussie debut

February 19, 2019 Comments Off

By AAP Singapore-based South African Barend Vorster has been issued a giant challenge for his first ride in Australia. Vorster is booked to ride $101 outsider Game Keeper in Saturday’s Group One Blue Diamond Stakes at Caulfield. Game Keeper has ... Read More »

Trainer Ben Currie seeks internal review

February 19, 2019 Comments Off

By AAP Suspended Queensland trainer Ben Currie has lodged an application for an internal review of the decision to stand him down pending the resolution of animal cruelty charges against him. After a 10-hour show cause hearing on Monday, Currie ... Read More »

Favourites draw wide in Blue Diamond Stakes

February 19, 2019 Comments Off

By AAP Favourite Loving Gaby has drawn barrier 12 in the 14-horse field for Victoria’s premier two-year-old race, the Blue Diamond Stakes. Loving Gaby emerged as favourite for Saturday’s race following an impressive debut win in the Chairman’s Stakes at ... Read More »

Field of 14 for Blue Diamond Stakes

February 18, 2019 Comments Off

By AAP A less-than-capacity field of 14 has been declared for the Group One Blue Diamond Stakes for two-year-olds at Caulfield. Saturday’s $1.5 million Blue Diamond Stakes will feature five colts and nine fillies. The Ciaron Maher and David Eustace ... Read More »

Godolphin juggernaut to continue in Blue Diamond/Silver Slipper Stakes

February 18, 2019 Comments Off

By Ric Chapman The Godolphin machine looks set to have a Gold-star day this upcoming Saturday in both NSW and Victoria when its exciting juveniles Tassort and Athiri run in the Group Two Silver Slipper and Group One Blue Diamond ... Read More »

Queensland trainer Ben Currie suspended

February 18, 2019 Comments Off

By AAP Ben Currie has been suspended after he failed to satisfy Queensland Racing Integrity Commission stewards he should be allowed to continue training after being charged with seven animal cruelty offences involving the use of jiggers and shock-wave treatment. ... Read More »

Trapeze Artist shines in barrier trial win

February 18, 2019 Comments Off

By AAP Blake Shinn, who will be the new rider for Trapeze Artist, has ridden him to win a barrier trial at Rosehill. The Gerald Ryan-trained four-year-old disappointed punters but not his trainer when he ran fourth of five as ... Read More »

Maher has sights on first Blue Diamond win

February 18, 2019 Comments Off

By AAP Ciaron Maher is confident his bid to win the Blue Diamond Stakes can come to fruition when he saddles up his first runners in Victoria’s premier race for two-year-olds. Maher boasts a Caulfield Cup and two VRC Oaks ... Read More »

Two more safely into Country C’ship final

February 18, 2019 Comments Off

By AAP Lucciola Belle and Texas Storm have joined Westlink and Sons Of Bourke as guaranteed starters in the $500,000 Country Championship final at Randwick. The Wayne Wilkes-trained Lucciola Belle beat Texas Storm in Sunday’s Mid North Coast regional heat ... Read More »