Best Odds with Top Tote+ and Bet Back Offers!
Register at Australia's #1 Online Bookmaker!
Watch Live Racing FREE!
Sign-up now and Watch every Race Live and Free on your Phone!
Price Boosts, Racing Backups, Fluc Up!
Sign-Up to Australia's Fastest Growing Online Bookmaker!
Odds Boosts, Racing Offers, Massive MULTIS!
Sign-up and start betting with Ladbrokes in 2 minutes!
Best Of The Best Odds!
Bet With Palmerbet and get Paid Top Fluc or Top Tote!!
*Conditions Apply. Excl VIC, NSW, SA & WA. Gamble Responsibly
Image: Steve Hart
Sprinter Santa Ana Lane is set to join stayer Steel Prince in the paddock with their spring goals confirmed

Sprinter Santa Ana Lane is set to join stayer Steel Prince in the paddock with their spring goals confirmed.

Santa Ana Lane was recently chosen for the TAB’s slot in The Everest while Steel Prince earned a start in the Melbourne Cup with victory in Saturday’s Andrew Ramsden.

Sam Freedman, assistant to his trainer/father Anthony, said knowing their goals were confirmed took some of the pressure off.

Winner of the TJ Smith at Randwick during The Championships, Santa Ana Lane finished fourth in the Chairman’s Sprint Prize at Sha Tin on April 28.

Santa Ana Lane completed two weeks quarantine at Mickleham on Monday before heading to the paddock with Steel Prince on Tuesday.

“He looks great and he took it (quarantine) all in his stride,” Freedman told broadcaster Racing.com.

“He’ll only have a couple of weeks but he’ll enjoy his time in the paddock now and then we’ll get him down to Pinecliff to start his preparation and then he’ll end up at Flemington just before he gets to the races.

“We know where we’re going with him which is a big advantage and we’re just in the process now of plotting his preparation.”

Santa Ana Lane’s form shows he runs his best when his races are spaced and the Freedmans are pleased to see this year’s Premiere Stakes offers a three-week break to The Everest rather than the two weeks of last year.

With a Melbourne Cup 2019 start confirmed, Steel Prince, who is unbeaten in five starts for Freedman, will have a longer break.

“He headed off to the paddock today and will have a month there and then we’ll look to map a path, whether he has three or four runs before the 2019 Melbourne Cup,” Freedman said.

“Knowing we’re in the race we’ll probably look to protect whatever weight he has and keep him down in the weights.

“He’s still going to have to improve next preparation to be a real live chance in a race like the Melbourne Cup.”

 
*Head to the Promotions page on the website to find out how to claim. Applies to 1st racing bet at Neds, Ladbrokes and 2nd racing bet at Palmerbet for existing customers only. Excl VIC & SA. Excl multis & quaddies. Promotional T&Cs apply and available on website. Gamble Responsibly. 1800 858 858. www.gamblinghelponline.org.au.
Featured News

Melbourne Cup runner-up retired to stud

The curtain has come down on Marmelo’s racing career, with the respected stayer retired to stand at stud in France...

Dame Giselle to be set on a Golden Slipper path

Juvenile Dame Giselle has all but booked her spot in the Golden Slipper with an explosive performance in the $1...

Luckless Melbourne Cup horse sold

The luckless Melbourne Cup runner Il Paradiso will remain in Australia after local interests bought a majority share in the...

Racing punter lands $34,992/1 multi bet

A punter with the TAB has enjoyed a terrific afternoon after the win of Miami Bound in the Kennedy Oaks...

16/11/2019 Horse Racing Tips and Best Bets – Sandown, Zipping Classic day

A strong ten race card has been assembled for Sandown this Saturday where it is Zipping Classic Day. The weather...

16/11/2019 Horse Racing Tips and Best Bets – Newcastle, The Hunter day

The introduction of the $1 Million The Hunter (1300m) at Newcastle will ensure that this stand alone Saturday meeting this...

Zipping Classic

The is a race held at in Victoria each year. The () boasts a total prize pool of and is...

The Hunter

The Hunter is a new race introduced by Racing NSW which will be raced at Newcastle at the end of...

Australian Bookmaker Reviews

Which bookmaker should you bet with? We Review each of the leading online Australian Bookmakers and rate them in order...

Free List of the Racing Bonus Bets and Offers

We take a look at the BIGGEST and BEST Free Daily Racing Offers and Betting Promotions from Australia’s leading online...

 
 
Copyright © 2019 Just Horse Racing.
All rights reserved - Privacy Policy

Gamble Responsibly 18+
*State exclusions apply to some offers. Please check T&Cs of each offer with the bookmaker. All Offers Exclude NSW residents.