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Blaike McDougall keeps winners coming

Blaike McDougall keeps winners coming

Apprentice Blaike McDougall has kept the winners coming with a Warwick Farm double to add to his Randwick treble.

Twilight Song makes winning city debut

Twilight Song makes winning city debut

Three-year-old filly Twilight Song has made a winning start to her career in a city maiden at Caulfield.

Matthew Smith happy with Randwick trio

Matthew Smith happy with Randwick trio

Trainer Matthew Smith will go to Randwick with three horses at various stages of their careers.

Bravo Tango to resume in Inglis Dash

Bravo Tango to resume in Inglis Dash

The Australian and Randwick Guineas are options for lightly raced colt Bravo Tango who will return from a spell in the $250,000 Inglis Dash at Flemington.

Today's Horse Racing Form Guide

TODAY R1 R2 R3 R4 R5 R6 R7 R8
Albury (NSW) 13m 48m 1h 23m 2h 0m 2h 35m 3h 10m 3h 50m
Bunbury (WA) 5h 20m 5h 50m 6h 20m 6h 50m 7h 20m 7h 50m 8h 20m
Gosford (NSW) 1h 5m 1h 40m 2h 15m 2h 50m 3h 30m 4h 10m 4h 45m
Kilmore (VIC) 5m 40m 1h 15m 1h 50m
Penola (SA) 20m 55m 1h 30m
Racing.com Park (VIC) 5h 35m 6h 5m 6h 35m 7h 5m 7h 35m 8h 5m 8h 35m 9h 5m
Rockhampton (QLD) 1h 12m 1h 47m 2h 25m 3h 0m 3h 37m 4h 17m 4h 57m

Today's Horse Racing
Form Guide

Today's Betting Tips

Albury (NSW)
Bunbury (WA)
Gosford (NSW)
Kilmore (VIC)
Penola (SA)
Racing.com Park (VIC)
Rockhampton (QLD)

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Feature Races

Melbourne Cup

Often referred to as the “race that stops the nation” the Melbourne Cup is recognised as the pre-eminent thoroughbred race in Australia for three-year-olds and above. The cup is held at Flemington Racecourse. Renowned as the richest “two-mile” handicap internationally, the race attracts top thoroughbred horses from all over the world. With $6.2 million in prize money up for grabs, it’s the most prestigious race of the Melbourne Cup Carnival.

Golden Slipper

Held at the Rosehill Gardens Racecourse in Sydney, the Golden Slipper is worth $3.5 million in prize money and is open to two-year-olds. A sprint race, the Golden Slipper is run over a distance of 1200 metres. Known as the richest two-year-old race to be held internationally, access into the Golden Slipper field is highly sought after. There is automatic entry allocated to horses that have won races including Skyline Stakes, Magic Night Stakes, Pago Pago Stakes, Todman Stakes, Sweet Embrace Stakes, Silver Slipper Stakes and the Reisling Stakes.

Cox Plate

A Group 1 thoroughbred race, the Cox Plate is held at the Moonee Valley Racecourse. The race is run in October annually and covers a distance of 2040 metres. With $3 million in prize money available, the Cox Plate is renowned for attracting some of the best weight-for-age horses to be found in Australia and New Zealand. The fourth richest horse race in Australia, the Cox Plate receives close to 200 nominations each year, as one of the most coveted horse racing titles.

Caulfield Cup

One of Australia’s premier horse races, the Caulfield Cup is run over a distance of 2400 metres. The Group 1 thoroughbred race is open to horses from three years and above and offers $3 million in winnings, making it one of the richest handicap races in the world. The race is held at the Caulfield Racecourse annually in October and is one of the earlier races that make up the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival. Winners of the Caulfield Cup also gain automatic entry into the Melbourne Cup field. Generally, most of the horses to be nominated for the Melbourne Cup will also run in the Caulfield Cup.