Tag: 'Australian Oaks'

Trans-Tasman Oaks winner retired

A year is a long time in racing and in 2023 the connections of multiple Group 1 Oaks winner Pennyweka experienced it all.

Pennyweka completes New Zealand Oaks / Australian Oaks double

Having brained her rivals in the Group 1 New Zealand Oaks, the Jim Wallace-trained Pennyweka destroyed her rivals in the Group 1 Australian Oaks.

Today’s horse racing tips & best bets | April 8, 2023

15 horse racing meetings are scheduled around Australia today. See the top tips and quaddie selections for free here at Horsebetting.com.au for April 8.

Improved Polygon ready for Oaks

Polygon has exceeded expectations this season and there is confidence in the camp that she can go to another level at Randwick on Saturday.

Randwick race-by-race preview & quaddie | The Championships Day 2

Day 1 of The Championships is upon us, and HorseBetting's Nathan Keven has gone through each race on Saturday's 10-race program from Royal Randwick.

2023 Australian Oaks preview & best bets | Saturday, April 8

The Australian Oaks is the first of four Group 1 races on Day 2 of The Championships. See the full preview and best bets here.

Oaks contender puts Wallace back in the game

The autumn emergence of gifted staying filly Pennyweka has presented Jim Wallace with an opportunity to return to the main stage in Australia.

Arts causes major boilover in Adrian Knox Stakes win

Edward Cummings and Sam Clipperton have combined with Arts to take out the Group 2 Adrian Knox Stakes at Randwick on the first day of...

Where there is a will there is a Weka

Just seven days after outstanding three-year-old stayer Pennyweka captured the Group 1 New Zealand Oaks (2400m) for her seventy strong syndicate of owners known as...

Noble steeds set to shine

Trainer Lance Noble is in for a busy 24-hours this weekend. The Karaka horseman will saddle his two stable stars on either side of the...

Polygon to take on Australia’s best fillies

Increased opportunities for Polygon to add to her stakes record have encouraged her connections to lock in an autumn campaign in Australia. The Cambridge Stud-bred...
Gin Martini

Gin Martini set to relish distance rise in The Roses

Despite the weather putting The Roses on hold, Robbie Dolan will still be aboard Gin Martini when the race is run at Eagle Farm this...

El Patroness shows staying prowess in ATC Oaks

Danny O'Brien and Damien Lane have combined with El Patroness to record a stunning 2.5-length victory in the Group 1 ATC Australian Oaks on Day...

Today’s horse racing tips & best bets | April 9, 2022

12 horse racing meetings are scheduled around Australia today. See the top tips, best odds and quaddie selections for free here at Horsebetting.com.au for Saturday,...
David Vandyke's Gypsy Goddess is an equal favourite with Ladbrokes for the 2022 Australian Oaks at Randwick.

Gypsy Goddess ready for Heavy 10 challenge in the Australian Oaks

The secret to Gypsy Goddess’ rapid rise and equal favouritism for Saturday’s The Star Australian Oaks (2400m) at Randwick on Saturday is simple – she...
Trainer John Ramsey

Ramsey hoping lightning strikes twice with Oaks contender

Scone trainer John Ramsey has tasted Oaks success before and he will be looking to emulate that - and even go one better - on...
Mac N Cheese racing news

Maturing Mac ‘N’ Cheese in ‘very good order’ for Auraria Stakes

A literal bump in her preparation has done nothing to prevent Mac ‘N’ Cheese’s march towards Saturday's Group 3 Auraria Stakes at Morphettville – and...

The Championships Day 2 betting tips | April 9, 2022

HorseBetting's New South Wales racing analyst presents his race-by-race preview for Day 2 of The Championships at Royal Randwick. Four Group 1 races headline a...

2022 Australian Oaks betting tips & top value bets | April 9

HorseBetting's NSW racing expert presents his top selections and $100 betting strategy for Saturday's Group 1 Australian Oaks (2400m) at Royal Randwick.
I'm Divine

Cummings aiming to repeat the dose in Adrian Knox

Ed Cummings is hoping that a few gear changes and a soft barrier can be enough for talented filly I'm Divine to salute in Saturday's...
Aspen Colorado

Queensland beckoning Aspen Colorado

Matamata trainer Graham Richardson is looking at a Queensland winter campaign to get some compensation for the bad luck that Aspen Colorado suffered at Trentham...
Le Villi

Le Villi transfers hands ahead of Oaks

Promising filly Le Villi will carry new colours when she lines-up in the Group 1 Al Basti Equiworld Dubai New Zealand Oaks (2400m) at Trentham...

Richards a force to be reckoned with in features

Jamie Richards will be attacking this weekend’s main events in equal measures of quality and quantity with a trio chasing top-flight honours at Otaki and...
Gypsy Goddess at Doomben

Gypsy Goddess kicks off Oaks campaign with Sunshine Coast trial

Unbeaten Queensland filly Gypsy Goddess was given a quiet trial at the Sunshine Coast this morning as she gets set to tackle the Group 1...

Bargain primed for Queensland Oaks

Bargain has been knocking on the Group door in her last three starts and trainer Mark Newnham is hoping it will open at Eagle Farm...