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Track conditions, form and scratchings for Flemington

Track conditions, form and scratchings for Flemington - Track Soft 5 - rail out 9m for the entire circuit - no rain for the last 2 hours, 33.8mm for the last seven days - 19 scratchings - FINAL

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Track conditions, form and scratchings for Randwick

Track conditions, form and scratchings for Randwick - Track Heavy 9 - rail out 6m for the entire circuit - no rain for the last 24 hours, 65.2mm for the last seven days - 28 scratchings - FINAL

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Saturday and Sunday form

Saturday’s meetings include Randwick, Flemington, Doomben, Newcastle, Gold Coast, Donald, Beaudesert, Quirindi, Cowra, night meeting at Toowoomba, South Africa’s Scottsville and Kenilworth, France’s Compiegne, La Test de Buch, UK’s Day Five of Royal Ascot, Redcar, Ayr, Perth, Newmarket, Lingfield, Haydock Park and Ireland’s Down Royal and Limerick.

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Cartwright excited for Sydney opportunity

Georgina Cartwright's first Sydney metropolitan ride is also a good chance of being her first Sydney metropolitan winner, with the in-form apprentice partnering cult hero Jungle Edge at Randwick on Saturday.

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Miss Wilson to defy NZ record in Tatt's Tiara

Few Kiwi sprinters have crossed the Tasman and measured up to the Queensland Winter Carnival in recent times but trainer John Bary believes Miss Wilson could be an exception.

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Sydney Specials

The best through a winter meeting on a heavy track at Randwick looks to be saved until last.

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Brisbane Best

The final Group 1 of the Queensland Winter Carnival will be run at Doomben on Saturday which will feature the very competitive Tatt’s Tiara (1350m).

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The latest news update from Sky Racing

The latest Sky Racing news update on Friday with Andrew Bensley – Doomben perfect for finale and Tatt’s Tiara – Sydney welcomes NZ apprentice.

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Redkick Warrior second favourite to win the Diamond Jubilee Stakes

The Hayes and Dabernig trained sprinter Redkirk Warrior has drawn gate two in his hunt for glory at Royal Ascot on Sunday morning AEST in the Group 1 Diamond Jubilee Stakes (1200m).

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Follow the market movers

Follow the fixed odds market movers for Randwick, Flemington and Doomben on Saturday - Tatt's Tiara - Prompt Response $6.50-$7 - Shillelagh $11-$13-$10-$9.50 - Missrock $21-$19 - Invincible Gem $17-$11 - Savanna Amour $9-$8.50-$9.50 - Siren’s Fury $21-$18-$23-$19-$17 - Champagne Cuddles $5.50-$5-$6-$5.50

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The Melbourne Mail

Racing returns to Flemington this weekend for a good meeting that looks to throw up several good betting options.

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Doomben - feature races and tips

Taking the top runs in the Stradbroke for the Tips and Race Preview for the 2018 Tatts Tiara at Doomben on Saturday - Champagne Cuddles deserves a big race win and is $5.50 at Sportsbet.

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The Waller update for Saturday

Rosehill, Flemington and Gold Coast trainer Chris Waller and racing manager Charles Duckworth discuss the past week with Stable Talk and the stable's runners on Saturday

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Before The First - Flemington

Ozi Choice - It's impossible to tip against him after his blistering last-start win, where he settled close to a hot speed and then just kept running. If his last preparation was any guide, he should only get stronger the further he gets into his preparation and his main dangers will all likely be behind him in the run.

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Winx's win record this season under threat in Battle of the Bush

A former rogue galloper with a rap sheet a mile long is poised to surpass a record held jointly by champion mare Winx in the Battle Of The Bush Final at Doomben on Saturday.

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Ramdhani update on Randwick's Course Proper ahead of Saturday's meeting

The Australian Turf Club's Randwick Track Manager Nevesh Ramdhani with an update on the Randwick Course Proper ahead of the meeting at Randwick on Saturday - Track Heavy 9, 6.4mm of rain since 9.00am - Nevesh talks about the track care over winter.

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Follow the market movers

Follow the fixed odds market movers for Randwick, Flemington and Doomben on Saturday - Tatt's Tiara - Shillelagh $11-$13-$10 - Missrock $21-$19 - Invincible Gem $17-$11 - Savanna Amour $9-$8.50-$9.50 - Siren’s Fury $21-$18-$23-$19 - Champagne Cuddles $5.50-$5-$5.50

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The Lindsay Park report on Saturday's stable runners

Lindsay Park's Tom Dabernig discusses Saturday's stable runners at Morphettville and Flemington.

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Nature Strip: 'Is it all hype?'

He's got a new trainer and a new jockey but even for his original owners, Saturday's return to Flemington of Nature Strip will prove a pivotal moment in the three-year-old's career.

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Single Gaze transfers to Waller

Caulfield Cup runner-up Single Gaze is set to race on for trainer Chris Waller.

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Prompt Response at her peak for Tatt's Tiara

Co-trainer Adrian Bott believes Dane Ripper Stakes runner-up Prompt Response has taken further improvement in her bid to claim the final Group 1 of the season in the Tatt’s Tiara at Doomben on Saturday.

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New Sydney record for Waller

Sydney’s leading trainer Chris Waller broke his own record for Sydney metropolitan winners in a season when fittingly stayer Mutarakem (GB) under Hugh Bowman won the #theraces Bm 76 Handicap (1900m) at Canterbury on Wednesday for win number 170 for the 2017/18 season for his Rosehill based stable.

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Two-year-old performances to the fore at Canterbury

There were two-year-old performances of note at Canterbury on Wednesday with well-bred individuals to the fore showing potential for significant increases in grade as they progress into the spring

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Capacity field for Tiara, the final Group 1 of the season

There is a capacity field of 16, plus five emergencies, for the $500,000, Group 1 WFA Sky Racing Tattersall’s Club Tiara (1350m) for fillies and mares at Doomben on Saturday, the final Group 1 of the Australian season.

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Jungle Edge heads winter sprinters at Randwick on Saturday

Jungle Edge heads the Elite Haulage Handicap (1200m), the Winter Dash, at Randwick on Saturday with apprentice Georgina Cartwright’s 3kg claim bringing the Mick Bell trained seven-year-old Dubawi gelding’s weight back to the 60.5kg he carried when winning the listed June Stakes.

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Track conditions, form and scratchings for Canterbury

Track conditions, form and scratchings for Canterbury - Track Heavy 9 - rail out 8m for the entire circuit - 34mm of rain for the last 24 hours, 42.5mm for the last seven days - 26 scratchings - FINAL

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Dwyer playing safe with Ability

Henry Dwyer is satisfied with the progress of comeback sprinter Ability, but the Caulfield trainer is still prepared to bypass a planned second-up run at Flemington this Saturday.

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NSW metropolitan and provincial barrier trial/jumpout schedule

The Australian Turf Club advised on Tuesday afternoon after the Kensington Barrier Trials were cancelled due to the wet weather of the NSW metropolitan and provincial barrier trial/jumpout schedule for the rest of June

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Tatts Tiara - Jeff Lloyd rides Invincible Gem

Trainer Kris Lees will have at least two starters in the final Group 1 of the 2017-18 season as he strives to ice his record-breaking season with a victory at racing’s highest level.

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Weir set to make first visit since 2003 to Grafton Cup Carnival

Australia’s leading trainer Darren Weir is set to make his first visit to the Grafton Cup Carnival since 2003 as a guest of the Clarence River Jockey Club.

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Missrock's Group 1 hunt continues

Missrock's search for the ultimate group 1 credit continues on Saturday when the four-year-old mare makes her Queensland debut in Saturday's $500,000 Tattersall's Tiara at Doomben.

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RV Apprentice Jockey Michael Poy second at Chantilly

Racing Victoria (RV) apprentice jockey Michael Poy has come within a head of tasting success in France with the 19-year-old finishing runner-up in the all-apprentice Longines Prix Future Racing Stars (1600m) in Chantilly.

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Jungle Edge nominated for Winter Dash

Jungle Edge is nominated by Mick Bell to come travel up from Mornington for the Winter Dash for a repeat of his listed June Stakes win where he carried 60.5kg under Kevin Forrester with ease to lead for the duration

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Champagne Cuddles one of 37 nominations for Sky Racing Tattersall’s Club Tiara

Bjorn Baker’s three-year-old filly Champagne Cuddles has one final opportunity this season to win a Group 1 in the Sky Racing Tattersall’s Club Tiara (1350m) at Doomben on Saturday - Champagne Cuddles is one of 37 nominations received for the final Group 1 of the Australian 2017/18 season.

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Raceday wagering review

The wagering review of Saturday's fixed odds betting for races at Rosehill and The Valley and features from Ipswich - Gresham proved a costly conveyance in the running of the Ascot Restaurant Sale Handicap (1400 metres) - going out a very popular $2.30 favourite, Gresham was responsible for 58 percent of the total investment.

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Magic Alibi may run in Tatt's Tiara after Gai Waterhouse win

Sydney trainer Gerald Ryan will confer with connections before deciding if Magic Alibi backs-up in the Group 1 Tatt’s Tiara next week following her explosive win in the Listed Gai Waterhouse Classic at Ipswich on Saturday.

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I'm A Rippa latest $1m money earner after Eye Liner win

Talented sprinter I’m A Rippa has become the latest $1 million prizemoney earner with a heart-stopping victory in the Listed Eye Liner Stakes at Ipswich on Saturday.

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Weir not happy despite Ipswich Cup win

Jockey Dean Yendall was lucky Darren Weir was not trackside to witness the trainer’s first Listed Ipswich Cup win with Tradesman on Saturday.

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Waller equals previous record of 169 Sydney winners in a season

Sydney’s leading trainer Chris Waller equalled his record of 169 winners for a Sydney season when Black On Gold under Sydney’s leading jockey Brenton Avdulla won the $100,000, Kensei Handicap (2000m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

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Filly shows spring form in winter

Juvenile filly Tahitian Dancer proved that winter racing is not solely the realm of the B-graders when she cruised to victory in the opening event at The Valley on Saturday.

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Rosehill double for Collett

Jason Collett scored an early double at Rosehill on Saturday with first David Payne’s Toulouse and second with Gary Portelli’s Nicci’s Gold in the Ascot Restaurant Sale Bm 81 Handicap (1400m).

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Payne has plans for Toulouse after Rosehill win

Rosehill’s David Payne has a nose for a potential Derby horse and Toulouse is right there in his planning after the Lope De Vega gelding won the $100,000, Australian Turf Club Handicap (1400m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

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Markets predict new winning tally for Waller

The markets are predicting that by just past 2.25pm at Rosehill on Saturday Sydney’s champion trainer Chris Waller will have passed his previous best winning total for a Sydney season of 169

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Sydney Specials

A pair of consistent four-year-old's each strike suitable races at Rosehill on Saturday - the first comes early in the card with La Chica Bella contesting a mares Benchmark 75 over 1500m

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