Only eight runners have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s 2016 Group 1 All Aged Stakes (1400m) at Royal Randwick; offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager.
Press Statement has returned to racing in typically slick form this time and remains outright $3.60 favourite in All Aged Stakes betting markets with leading online bookie Ladbrokes.com.au.
Winner of the Group 1 JJ Atkins (1600m) in only his third career start, Press Statement continued to impress through his Spring Carnival campaign, highlighted by a dominant win in the Group 1 Caulfield Guineas (1600m) in October.
Resuming this time for success in the Group 2 Hobartville Stakes (1400m), the Hinchinbrook colt ran second in the Group 1 Randwick Guineas (1600m) before placing a credible third amongst open company in the Group 1 George Ryder Stakes (1500m) most recently.
Press Statement will leave from the ideal barrier 6 in the All Aged Stakes with leading hoop Hugh Bowman in the saddle.
English is yet to herald much interest in 2016 All Aged Stakes betting markets but remains sole occupant of the second line at a quote of $4.40 for success.
Stamping herself as a filly to following through a 2015 Autumn Carnival campaign highlighted by success in the Group 2 Reisling Stakes (1200m) and second in the Group 1 Golden Slipper (1200m), English was unlucky to miss the Spring Carnival through injury.
Resuming this time for a dominant win in the Group 2 Challenge Stakes (1000m) on March 5th, the daughter of Encosta De Lago ran on for sixth in the Group 1 The Galaxy (1100m) before placing third in the Group 1 TJ Smith Stakes (1200m) last time out.
Sam Clipperton will take the ride on English in the All Aged Stakes, who has been charged with carrying only 54.5kgs.
Malaguerra has so-far received the greatest share of wagers for success in 2016 All Aged Stakes betting markets and represents terrific value as $4.60 third-favourite.
Capping a strong 2015 campaign with consecutive wins in a pair of Flemington minors over 1400m including the Lavazza Short Black on Melbourne Cup Day, Malaguerra returned this time for success in the Listed Bob Hoysted Handicap (1000m).
Having repeated the dose in the Group 3 Kingdom Stakes (1200m) last time out on March 26th, Malaguerra will be partnered by in-form hoop Blake Shinn and will leave from barrier 2 in the All Aged Stakes.
Black Heart Bart ($6) and Kermadec ($6.50) both represent terrific value for money at current All Aged Stakes odds.
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