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Image: Steve Hart Learning to Fly English Heads the Market for the Millennium Now the $3 favorite with Sportsbet for the $2m Inglis Millennium, the Justify filly Learning to Fly was badly drawn in Gate 19 of the 16 runners and 4 emergencies, a race over 1100 meters at Randwick. Purchased by Kia Ora from Coolmore Stud for $900,000 at the 2022 Australian Easter Yearling Sale, she races in Navy Blue Silk of Coolmore with the Kia Ora Stud and other partners. An easy ¾ length winner of the 1000m Wide Stakes on his only race start, and previous 729m…

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That’s strange, because the fourth round of the 2023 Monster Energy Supercross in Houston didn’t have the best on-track action. There were a lot of stories though, which is why ‘Supercross Statistics’ is so quick. There were questions that had to be answered asap! Spoiler alert for readers though: If you get bored of Eli Tomac and Chase Sexton discussions, this might not be for you. Below is a lot of analysis of both of them. If you want to enter the conversation, go to Vital MX stage or @VitalMX on social media. There’s a lot to unpack from Houston…

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Having lost only once in his six career starts, the Queensland sprinter is back in Melbourne for the Uncommon Gems Festival of Racing. James, unusual in terms of running the Group 1 Oakley Plate (1100m) at Sandown two weeks later, will run for the first time in the Group 2 Rubiton Stakes (1100m) at Sandown on Saturday. The Steven O’Dea and Matthew Hoysted-trained Geller made an impression in Melbourne during the spring by taking out the Listed Regal Roller Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield last August. This was followed by wins at Eagle Farm and Dombene, while their first defeat came…

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As the 2023 Asia Cup controversy rages on, reactions from cricketers, fans and pundits are pouring in. With the latest meeting of the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) postponing a decision on the venue of the continental tournament, India’s veteran spinner Ravichandran Ashwin has also joined the social media world by voicing his opinion on the subject. Ashwin has said in a video on his YouTube channel that it is not possible for Pakistan to skip the ODI World Cup in India if the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) refuses to travel to their country for the Asia…

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Indian fans are known to be big enthusiasts of both cricket and cinema. As the Indian cricket team gears up for the upcoming four-match Test series against Australia, one Hindi cinema which is having a good time at the box-office is ‘Pathan’. The Shah Rukh Khan-starrer has grossed over Rs 400 crore in India within just two weeks and has become the fastest among Hindi films to reach the milestone.Apart from India, Pathan fever has had an impressive run abroad as well, which was quite evident from a bizarre tweet by Iceland Cricket, in which they suggested that Team India…

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Australia T20I captain Aaron Finch has called time on his illustrious international career which included leading Australia to their maiden ICC Men’s T20 World Cup trophy. Finch led Australia in a world record 55 ODIs along with 76 men’s T20Is before announcing his retirement on Tuesday. The long-serving white-ball skipper represented Australia in 254 internationals across all formats, playing five Tests, 146 ODIs and 103 T20Is.The ICC quoted Finch as saying in Melbourne Cricket, “Realizing that I will not play until the next T20 World Cup in 2024, now is the right time to step down and give the team…

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Pakistan has the right to host the 2023 Asia Cup© AFPThere is a huge controversy going on regarding Pakistan’s hosting rights of 2023 Asia Cup 2023. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) secretary Jay Shah had earlier said that India will not travel to the neighboring country, while the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is not ready to give up the opportunity of hosting the continental tournament. Despite holding an Asian Cricket Council meeting in Bahrain on Saturday, the boards could not reach a conclusion and will meet again in March. As cricket experts are voicing their views…

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Image: Bruno Canatelli I’m Thunderstruck and Jacquinot complete CF Orr Stakes preparations with morning gallop at Sandown I Am Thunderstruck and Jacquinot travel to Sandown for the Mick Price and Michael Kent Jnr pairing to complete their preparations for the CF Orr Stakes. The Group 1 race over 1400m on Saturday begins at Melbourne’s Festival of Racing and Price and Kent Jr’s runners go to market ahead of final approval on Wednesday. While the two horses took to the track together on Tuesday, they worked separately with the jockeys of their races – Damien Lane atop Jacquinot and Jamie Kah…

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We take a look at the market movers and best backed runners for each race at Kilmore on Tuesday (7/2/2023) With Neds.com.au, there are plenty of big moves for the long shots and those in the market . * Market movers include scratches which may affect some moves.

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