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Turn Me Loose strong in Emirates win

Turn Me Loose strong in Emirates win

| November 8, 2015

Turn Me Loose ran his rivals ragged to claim the $1 million Emirates Stakes (1,600m) at Flemington to prove himself one of the spring’s dominant milers. It was a fitting result for trainer Murray Baker, whose star stayer Mongolian Khan is still struggling to overcome the effects of a colic attack that ruled him out […]

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Jameka races away with The Oaks

Jameka races away with The Oaks

| November 5, 2015

Thunderstorms earlier in the day could not dampen the hopes for Jameka in the VRC Oaks (2500m) at Flemington and the favourite duly saluted, becoming the eighth Inglis graduate to win the Group 1 fillies Classic in the last 12 years. Jameka (Myboycharlie x Mine Game) helped trainer Ciaron Maher to back-to-back wins in the […]

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Prince of Penzance wins Cup

Prince of Penzance wins Cup

| November 5, 2015

Michelle Payne became the first ever woman jockey to win the Melbourne Cup when she won Australia’s greatest race aboard Prince of Penzance. It has taken 155 years, but Payne, one of the youngest of the famous Payne racing family, galloped into history with a stunning performance aboard the Darren Weir trained gelding. “It’s unbelievable. I […]

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Tarzino in Derby romp

Tarzino in Derby romp

| November 1, 2015

Tarzino has emerged as a potential weight-for-age star of Australian racing with a trashing of his rivals in today’s Group One VRC Derby (2500m) at Flemington. Sent out the warm favourite after an outstanding third in the Moonee Valley Vase last week, Tarzino raced clear shortly after straightening and from there the result was never […]

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Winx smashes rivals in Cox Plate

Winx smashes rivals in Cox Plate

| October 25, 2015

Winx confirmed her status as one of the world’s best gallopers when she thumped a star studded field in an awesome and record breaking performance in the WS Cox Plate (2040m) at Moonee Valley. The performance was breathtaking. A four and three quarter length margin and a race time of 2 minute 2.98 seconds – […]

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Amazing Cox Plate Day special

Amazing Cox Plate Day special

| October 22, 2015

Punters, don’t miss this opportunity! One of our preferred betting partners, Sportsbet, has an amazing offer for its members on Cox Plate Day in the first 4 races. The offer is exceptional, and I urge Thoroughbred Village punters to take full advantage of this opportunity on this famous racing day. If you are not a member of the […]

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Melbourne Cup 2015 Preview

Melbourne Cup 2015 Preview

| October 19, 2015

The build-up is well under way for the Melbourne Cup at Flemington on 3rd November after the Caulfield Cup caused a massive shake-up in the betting market. Japan’s Fame Game is the early market mover. The ante-post favourite is the Japanese-trained Fame Game, runner-up to Gold Ship in the Grade 1 Tenno Sho at Kyoto in […]

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Australian Easter Sale Day 3

Australian Easter Sale Day 3

| April 9, 2015

The 2015 Inglis Australian Easter Yearling Sale reached great heights through three tremendous days of selling at Newmarket this week, as the Session I statistics hit seven year highs and Session II set more records. “As stated throughout the Inglis Easter marketing campaign a lot goes into realising a champion, but it is thanks our […]

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Australian Easter Sale Day 2

Australian Easter Sale Day 2

| April 8, 2015

Australian and international investors raised the competition on Day Two of the 2015 Inglis Australian Easter Yearling Sale, pushing the average price past $290,000 as the clearance rate continues to rise. “The diversity of buyers, sires and vendors represented at the top of the yearling market is a great indicator for the overall confidence in […]

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Late entrant Kermadec wins Mile

Late entrant Kermadec wins Mile

| April 7, 2015

Talented three-year-old galloper Kermadec burst through the field to demoralise his rivals in the 150th running of the Group 1 $3 million Doncaster Mile. The victory gave Chris Waller his fifth Doncaster in the past eight years, but his training achievement was over overshadowed by the king of the Donny, jockey Glen Boss, who made it […]

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