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No RV release of evidence in bicarb case

No RV release of evidence in bicarb case

Racing Victoria has formally refused to release evidence of its case against eight people charged with bicarb offences.

Some statistics on the Futurity Stakes

Some statistics on the Futurity Stakes

What you need to know about the Group One Futurity Stakes at Caulfield.

Waller looks for improved Shillelagh run

Waller looks for improved Shillelagh run

Trainer Chris Waller is hoping for an improved second-up showing from Shillelagh in the Futurity Stakes after the mare's unplaced return in the C F Orr Stakes.

Neutrality states case for Golden Slipper

Neutrality states case for Golden Slipper

Promising colt Neutrality has an opportunity to join Satin Slipper as a Golden Slipper chance for trainers Peter and Paul Snowden when he resumes at Rosehill.

Today's Horse Racing Form Guide

TODAY R1 R2 R3 R4 R5 R6 R7 R8 R9 R10
Moonee Valley (VIC) 7h 29m 7h 59m 8h 29m 8h 59m 9h 29m 9h 59m 10h 29m 10h 59m
Riccarton Park (NZ) 16m 51m 1h 26m 2h 1m 2h 36m 3h 13m 3h 48m 4h 23m
Singapore (SGP) 10h 19m 10h 49m 11h 19m 11h 49m 12h 19m 12h 49m 13h 19m 13h 49m 14h 19m
Ipswich (QLD) 3h 26m 4h 1m 4h 36m 5h 11m 5h 46m 6h 21m 6h 59m
Scone (NSW) 2h 44m 3h 19m 3h 54m 4h 29m 5h 4m 5h 39m 6h 14m 6h 49m
Benalla (VIC) 1h 29m 1h 59m 2h 29m 2h 59m 3h 29m 4h 4m 4h 39m 5h 14m 5h 49m 6h 24m
Penola (SA) 3h 9m 3h 44m 4h 19m 4h 54m 5h 29m 6h 4m 6h 39m
Geraldton (WA) 5h 34m 6h 9m 6h 44m 7h 14m 7h 44m 8h 14m 8h 44m 9h 14m
Canberra (ACT) 2h 24m 3h 3m 3h 37m 4h 12m 4h 48m 5h 23m 5h 58m 6h 33m

Today's Horse Racing
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Today's Betting Tips

Moonee Valley (VIC)
Riccarton Park (NZ)
Singapore (SGP)
Ipswich (QLD)
Scone (NSW)
Benalla (VIC)
Penola (SA)
Geraldton (WA)
Canberra (ACT)

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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.