We got three legs up last Saturday, with the well backed favourites letting us down. The big6 on Wednesday for NSW punters is on races 3-8 at Canterbury with a $10,000 jackpot. Here is my $20 strategy.
Eight strong races are set to be run and won at Canterbury on Wednesday with the weather to be overcast and the track to be rated a Dead5/Slow6.
Australian sprinters, including unbeaten champion Black Caviar, are now eligible for a $600,000 bonus if they can win the Patinack Farm Classic and an overseas Global Sprint Challenge race before the end of next season.
Chris Waller used Tuesday’s Rosehill barrier trial session to boost the fitness levels of a number of his team ahead of first-up assignments on Saturday.
Multiple Group-winning sprinter Here De Angels has been passed to return to the races with next month’s Listed Ramornie Handicap his first-up target.
Warrnambool trainer Ciaron Maher believes handy galloper Riveted is going better this year as he prepares for another crack at the Banjo Paterson Final via Saturday’s sixth heat at Moonee Valley.
Time away from the racetrack will be the making of Eye Of The Needle but trainer Keith Dryden sees no reason why the unfurnished galloper won’t continue his winning run on Wednesday.
Former rodeo rider Andrew Murray will be out to land his first metropolitan winner as a trainer when the in-form Willysfilly runs at Sandown on Wednesday.
Trainer Paul Messara hopes to get an early indication of promising filly Double Ranga’s spring hopes when the youngster makes her comeback at Eagle Farm.
Motherhood beckons for multiple city winner Break Card but before that happens she is being given a second chance to put a stakes win on her record.
Trainer Mark Riley has ticked off one of the boxes in Gold In Dubai’s country Cups campaign in Queensland and is hoping to mark off another in the Listed Caloundra Cup.
Aidan O’Brien believes there is no rush to decide who will partner So You Think in the Coral-Eclipse at Sandown on Saturday.
Ed Dunlop is eyeing a trip Down Under for the Melbourne Cup with Red Cadeaux following his hugely impressive display in Saturday’s Curragh Cup.
Ed Dunlop feels Sunday’s Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby may have been one run too many for Native Khan.