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All Aged Stakes facts

All Aged Stakes facts

Some facts and figures on the All Aged Stakes at Randwick.

Richie Stephenson breaks usual rule

Richie Stephenson breaks usual rule

Veteran trainer Richie Stephenson will break his usual rule and back Emphasis up in the Tails Stakes at Doomben.

Blazing Issue unknown Champagne factor

Blazing Issue unknown Champagne factor

Greg Hickman is chasing an upset to rival El Dorado Dreaming's ATC Sires' Produce Stakes win when Blazing Issue runs in the Champagne Stakes at Randwick.

Group 1 wins await Nature Strip: Williams

Group 1 wins await Nature Strip: Williams

Jockey Craig Williams is excited at the prospect of riding three-year-old Nature Strip for the first time in the VOBIS Gold Dash at Caulfield.

Today's Horse Racing Form Guide

TODAY R1 R2 R3 R4 R5 R6 R7 R8 R9
Te Aroha (NZ) 8h 49m 9h 24m 9h 59m 10h 34m 11h 14m 11h 54m 12h 34m
Singapore (SGP) 19h 10m 19h 40m 20h 10m 20h 40m 21h 10m 21h 40m 22h 10m 22h 40m
Hamilton (VIC) 11h 20m 12h 0m 12h 40m 13h 20m 13h 50m 14h 20m 14h 50m 15h 20m
Gatton (QLD) 11h 0m 11h 40m 12h 20m 12h 58m 13h 33m 14h 10m 14h 47m
Muswellbrook (NSW) 10h 50m 11h 30m 12h 10m 12h 50m 13h 25m 14h 0m 14h 40m 15h 15m
Cranbourne (VIC) 16h 20m 16h 50m 17h 20m 17h 50m 18h 20m 18h 50m 19h 20m 19h 50m 20h 20m
Canberra (ACT) 10h 35m 11h 10m 11h 50m 12h 30m 13h 10m 13h 45m 14h 25m 15h 0m

Today's Horse Racing
Form Guide

Today's Betting Tips

Te Aroha (NZ)
Singapore (SGP)
Hamilton (VIC)
Gatton (QLD)
Muswellbrook (NSW)
Cranbourne (VIC)
Canberra (ACT)

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Feature Races

Melbourne Cup

The significance of the Melbourne Cup in Australian culture cannot possibly be overstated. It is estimated that more than 90 percent of people over the age of 14 watch the race each year on the first Tuesday in November. Australians spend more than $455 million on the day, $68 million of it on gambling, $53 million on fashion, and almost $170 million on food and alcohol.

Golden Slipper

The Golden Slipper is the richest race in the world for two-year-olds, with a prize purse of $3.5 million. It’s also the greatest event on Sydney’s racing calendar, with the 1,200-metre sprint taking place every year at the beautiful Rosehill Gardens Racecourse.

Cox Plate

The Cox Plate is widely known as the greatest two minutes in sport. It is the only horse race in the Southern Hemisphere to be part of the prestigious World Cup, placing it in the same league as such iconic events as Britain’s King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Diamond Stakes and America’s Arlington Million. Recently the Longines World’s Best Horse Race Awards, which produces a list of the planet’s greatest equine events, declared the Cox Plate the best turf horse race in the world. The title was split between the Cox Plate and the QIPCO Irish Champion Stakes.

Caulfield Cup

The Caulfield Cup is the world’s richest 2,400-metre handicap race, with a prize purse of more than $3 million. It occurs at Caulfield Racecourse in October each year as one of the earlier events in the Spring Racing Carnival. The Caulfield Cup result delivers the second most prestigious title in Australian horse racing, coming in just behind the Melbourne Cup.