Picaroon, Outlaws Revenge set for Victorian raid

Promising South-East mare Picaroon will chase a third win in succession when she makes her Flemington debut on Saturday.

The Michael O'Leary-trained mare produced a brilliant turn of foot to run down rivals to win the Alcopop Series Final at Morphettville in December and will be trying to give the veteran Mount Gambier horseman - who has produced close to 1000 winners during his 57-year training career - a rare Melbourne winner.

Picaroon sits on the third line of betting behind the Danny O'Brien-trained Americain Angel ($5.50), a last-start Caulfield winner who tackled the Australasian Oaks at Morphettville back in May.

Picaroon will be joined at Flemington by Ryan Balfour's Outlaws Revenge who tackles the $250,000 Group 3 Standish Handicap over the 1200m.

Outlaws Revenge claimed consecutive Listed features in Adelaide before running fifth behind Marabi in the Christmas Stakes over 5 1⁄2 f at Caulfield on Boxing Day.

Dom Tourneur will again make the trip to Melbourne to ride with the horse marked an $8.50 chance with

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