Races

Scott Embry’s Saturday Belmont Preview

RACE 1 HENCHARD is only coming from a lowly Northam maiden where he enjoyed the gun run on the back of the leader, got up along the inside and went through to score, however, he did it soft, he did it in style and he looks highly progressive. Pike sticks,… Read More

Chris Nelson’s Gold Coast Best Bets

RACE 4 No.2 Sugar Boom Super quick mare who is perfectly suited over the 900m scamper first up from a spell tomorrow. She will lead and looking at the opposition there is nothing there that will go with her early suggesting she’ll be able to get into a very comfortable… Read More

Chris Nelson’s Randwick Best Bets

RACE 6 No.6 Latino Blend Team Snowden filly who ran a terrific second in the Silver Shadow here 4 weeks back closing strongly after a tardy getaway. She was one of only two runners in the race to break 23 seconds for the final 400m, the other was Jamaea who… Read More

Scott Embry’s Wednesday Belmont Preview

RACE 1 OUTSPOKEN LAD was a dominant winner on debut this track, this distance and this grade. Got away from them late to win by over 2.5L and win soft. Has to reproduce the soft7 run on a Good4 (rains forecast to begin from 5pm) and is drawn the outside… Read More

The Everest Power Rankings: Week 4

1. Masked Crusader ($5) Previous Ranking: 1st Last Start: August 28, The Heath Stakes (1st) My number one seed strengthened his claim for the 2021 Everest with a stunning first-up win at Caulfield. That franked his sensational trial and it’s clear to me that he’s the horse they all have… Read More

Scott Embry’s Thursday Northam Preview

RACE 1 BLACK FANTASY, TAHITIAN RED, WINNING ACES and MY CONVICTION are all double nominated and accepted for Wednesday and Thursday so this is a race where the complexion and line-up could change considerably from day to day. BLACK FANTASY the horse to beat if the Pearce Brother elect not… Read More

Scott Embry’s Sunday York Preview

RACE 1   MASARU ran third on debut behind Dream Evil, ran fourth at start two behind Gorgeous Gus, The Invisible Man and Flower In The Wind, finished only 2L off Mystery Moment and Gold Friars at start three and most recently stepped to a mile and was solid in… Read More

Scott Embry’s Saturday Carnarvon Preview

RACE 1 SUPER BON ran second behind Empire Khan at the most recent meeting at Carnarvon and that meant that he beat home fellow rivals Miami Moon, Bon Jungles, Ricky’s Ora and Old Town Predator. They all meet at the same weights and all step out 200m to the mile…. Read More

Deane Lester’s Flemington Best Bets

RACE 1 NO.6 COOLTH COOLTH should now be at peak fitness following three runs back from a spell and will relish getting back to Flemington when he runs in the Quality Handicap (2500m). The five year old has been very patiently handled by the Tony and Calvin McEvoy stable having… Read More

Scott Embry’s Saturday Belmont Preview

RACE 1 HARMIKA made her debut in a 1000m 3 year old Plate when finishing an impressive second behind talented filly Policiere. Raced wide for a fair portion of the race, dipped at the 200m and yet was still finishing off the race as well as anything. With race experience,… Read More