AFL Semi-Final Tips by Graeme Kelly

DUAL OF TALENTED RUCKMAN A HIGHLIGHT OF AFL CLASH   Lanky, laconic ruckman Max Gawn is going to be a pivotal player for Melbourne in the first AFL semi-final against Hawthorn at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Friday night. An … Read more

NRL Semi-Final Tips by Graeme Kelly

FIRED-UP SAM BURGESS CAN ENSURE RABBITOHS VICTORY   A fired-up Sam Burgess can guarantee a return for those taking  the short odds in the NRL second semi-final at ANZ Stadium on Saturday. The South Sydney Rabbitohs are at around $1.25 … Read more

Hawthorn vs Melbourne: Form Preview

Friday, September 14 First Semi-Final Hawthorn vs Melbourne, MCG, 7.50pm Hawthorn 2018 Season Record 15 Wins 8 Losses Last 5 Games LOSS Richmond 64-95 WIN Sydney 83-74 WIN St. Kilda 80-76 WIN Geelong 71-60 WIN Essendon 107-103 Last 5 Finals … Read more

Doncaster, Day 2 Preview by Carlo Zuccoli

  Doncaster (England), Thursday September 13th 2018, By Carlo Zuccoli   Ladies’ Day, going good to soft, H. 1.50PM GMT: they will be off and running in the British Stallion Studs EBF “Carrie Red” Fillies Nursery Handicap, Class 2, 6f111y, … Read more

Pete’s Top Six

  CRAIGLEE  STAKES (MAKYBE DIVA) Dulcify 1979 Family of Man 1978 Mahogany 1994 Zabeel 1990 Durbridge 1991 Sovereign Red 1981   Peter Ellis has attended over 10,000 race meetings and has viewed and assessed more than 5 Million race replays. … Read more

Mornington Quaddie Selections by Peter Ellis

Mornington Quaddie Selections by Peter Ellis   Race 5 Weekend Escape [8] Josephine Sea [2] Rewarding Laughter [6] Niamh Chinn Oir [5] Race 6 Call It A Day [1] All Hard Wood [4] Captain Rhett [5] Obscura [2] Race 7 … Read more

WELCOME TO THE NEW FLEMINGTON by James Murphy

So the VRC reckons Flemington will be the world’s premier racecourse once its all bells and whistles new Members Stand officially opens for business on Derby Day.   It’s an ambitious target, especially given the fact that Paris Longchamp (as … Read more

ENGLISH ST LEGER MEETING [Day 1] By Carlo Zuccoli

    Doncaster, Wednesday September 12th 2018 going good to soft,   1.50PM GMT: British Stallion Studs EBF Conditions Stakes, Class 2, 6f2y, for 2yo with a total prize money of £ 18.000. On paper Khadeem (IRE) (Dark Angel), paid … Read more

IS WINX THE WORLD’S BEST? By Maxwell Dynamite

Winx’s army of supporters will undoubtedly be out in force to see the great one when she next steps out on Saturday in Sydney in the George Main Stakes. No-one in Australia will brook any argument that she is the best racehorse … Read more

Sale Sep 9 Selections by Peter Ellis

SALE – Sunday September 9 Selections by Peter Ellis Race 1 1. No Shame [13] 2. Amphitrite [2] 3. Adagirl [1] 4. Celestial Shower [5] Race 2 1. Master Rock [10] 2. Honorellay [9] 3. Blue Roche [15] 4. Olive … Read more

Moonee Valley Sep 8 Selections by Peter Ellis

MOONEE VALLEY  Race 1: 1. Naantali (2) 2. Moscow Red (6) 3. Sharing (4) 4. Pleasuring [1] Race 2: 1. Snitzepeg (2) 2. The Avenger (7) 3. Lucky For All (11) 4. Sanctioned [14] Race 3: 1. Approach Discreet (4) … Read more

Melton Harness Selections by Neale Donnelley

MELTON HARNESS TIPS SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 8:   Selections by NEALE DONNELLEY   (NEALE DONNELLEY again had a big night last week at Melton tipping six of the 10 winners on top. From the last three meetings at Melton DONNELLEY has … Read more

West Coast vs Collingwood: Form Preview

Saturday, September 8 Second Qualifying Final West Coast vs Collingwood, Optus Stadium, 8.10pm (AEST)   West Coast 2018 Season Record: 16 Wins, 6 Losses Last 5 Games WIN Brisbane 98-72 LOSS Melbourne 91-108 WIN Port Adelaide 62-58 WIN Fremantle 142-84 … Read more

Sydney vs GWS Giants: Form Preview

Saturday, September 8 Second Elimination Final Sydney vs GWS Giants, SCG, 4.20pm   Sydney 2018 Season Record: 14 Wins 8 Losses Last 5 Games LOSS Hawthorn 74-83 WIN GWS Giants 80-60 WIN Melbourne 87-78 WIN Collingwood 73-71 LOSS Essendon 66-109 … Read more

Rosehill Preview by Neale Donnelley

NEALE DONNELLEY previews the four feature races from Rosehill Gardens this weekend:   Group 2 $200,000 STAN FOX STAKES (1500m): CHRIS WALLER’S boom three-year-old colt THE AUTUMN SUN makes his long awaited return to racing in tomorrow’s Group 2 Stan … Read more

NRL Finals Week 1 Selections by Graeme Kelly

BRISBANE BRONCOS A PREMIERSHIP CHANCE It is not often a team finishing sixth appeals as a genuine NRL premiership contender but that is the case with the Brisbane Broncos. Since veteran coach Wayne Bennett’s dispute with club officials became public the … Read more

Melbourne vs Geelong: Form Preview

Friday, September 7 First Elimination Final Melbourne v Geelong, MCG, 7.50pm   Melbourne 2018 Season Record: 14 Wins 8 Losses Last 5 Games WIN GWS Giants 102-57 WIN West Coast 108-91 LOSS Sydney 78-87 WIN Gold Coast 143-47 WIN Adelaide … Read more

AFL Finals Week 1 Tips by Graeme Kelly

RICHMOND TIGERS OUT TO EXTEND WINX-LIKE RECORD Richmond can be expected to continue the club’s Winx-like record at the Melbourne Cricket Ground by beating Hawthorn in the first AFL qualifying final on Thursday night. The Tigers have won 21 consecutive matches at … Read more

Richmond vs Hawthorn: Form Preview

Thursday, September 6 First Qualifying Final Richmond vs Hawthorn, MCG, 7.20PM Richmond 2018 Season Record 18 Wins 4 Losses Last 5 Games WIN Western Bulldogs 98-95 WIN Essendon 81-73 WIN Gold Coast 125-51 WIN Geelong 85-82 WIN Collingwood 105-77 Last … Read more

Randwick Preview by Neale Donnelley

NEALE DONNELLEY previews the four feature races from Royal Randwick this weekend: Group 3 $160,000 CONCORDE STAKES (1000m): BRILLIANT sprinter REDZEL has been marked an odds-on $1.75 favourite for his racing return in the Concorde Stakes. Last year’s emphatic winner … Read more

Round 25 NRL Selections by Graeme Kelly

PANTHERS IN DANGER IN NRL FINAL ROUND With the NRL finalists decided only one last round match has any real significance. That is the clash between league leaders Melbourne Storm and the fifth-placed Penrith Panthers at AAMI Park on Saturday. The … Read more

Rosehill Aug 25 Selections by Peter Ellis

Race 1: Bella Success (7) Mandylion (2) Palmateer (9) Eugene’s Pick (11) Race 2: Impavido (4) Letter To Juliette (3) Estikhraaj (2) Imanui (5) Race 3: Common Purpose (6) Highway Sixtysix (8) Equal Balance (1) My Blue Jeans (3) Race … Read more

Moonee Valley Aug 25 Selections by Peter Ellis

Race 1: Tulip (6) Merriest (4) Iconoclasm (5) Eusebio (3) Race 2: Paremuus Boy (11) The Passage (13) Strike Force (6) The Avenger [4] Race 3: Multaja (5) Enbihaar (1) Kinky Boom (2) Metronome (8) Race 4: Tiffany’s Lass (10) … Read more

San Domenico Stakes Preview By Neale Donnelley

PREVIEW SAN DOMENICO STAKES By Neale Donnelley ONE-TIME Golden Slipper favourite, PERFORMER, is set to play a major part in the Spring Carnival according to his Hall Of Fame trainer, Chris Waller. Resuming in the Group 3 $150,000 San Domenico … Read more

Melton Harness Selections, August 25 by Neale Donnelley

MELTON HARNESS TIPS AUSTRALASIAN BREEDERS CROWN FINALS Selections by: NEALE DONNELLEY   SATURDAY NIGHT at MELTON we have eight Group 1 Breeders Crown Finals for all age groups – one of the biggest nights on the Australian harness racing calendar: … Read more

Round 23 AFL Tips by Graeme Kelly

LAST ROUND AFL CLIFF HANGER   There is a cliff hanger between the Swans, fifth, and the Hawks, fourth, at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Saturday night to finish the AFL home-and-away season. Although Sydney can be suspect at home … Read more