News About 2012 Christmas Cup

Cantonese To Be Given 2013 Perth Cup Shot

Cantonese To Be Given 2013 Perth Cup Shot

Bjorn Baker has put spelling plans on hold for consistent stayer Cantonese and will instead test him at Group 2 level in the 2013 Perth Cup (2400m) on New Year’s Day. The decision comes after the five-year-old stayer excelled with a six-length win on Saturday when getting up to the longest trip of his career…

Cantonese the Order of the Day in 2012 Christmas Cup – Results

Cantonese the Order of the Day in 2012 Christmas Cup – Results

Bjorn Baker’s consistent stayer Cantonese continued his outstanding campaign in winning style at Rosehill today as he produced a dominant performance to win the Listed 2012 Christmas Cup (2400m) by four lengths. The five-year-old jumped well and was immediately taken to the lead by experienced front-running jockey Jim Cassidy. The front of the field was…

Christmas Cup 2012 – Betting Tips

Christmas Cup 2012 – Betting Tips

The feature race in Sydney this weekend is the Listed 2012 Christmas Cup (2400m) at Rosehill which will see 10 horses compete for $100,000 in prizemoney. Topping the market is in in-form gelding Cantonese ($3.30) from the Bjorn Baker stable who is slightly ahead of veteran last-start winner Fiumicino ($4.20). Also featuring under double figures…

Punters Speak Cantonese – Christmas Cup 2012 Odds

Punters Speak Cantonese – Christmas Cup 2012 Odds

Bjorn Baker’s consistent stayer Cantonese has opened top of the odds for the 2012 Christmas Cup at Rosehill Gardens this Saturday, the five-year-old looking to atone for their last start loss at the track a fortnight ago. A final field of 10 gallopers were accepted for in this year’s $100,000 Listed Uncle Tony’s Christmas Cup…

Rawiller Confident Fiumicino Can Salute In 2012 Christmas Cup

Rawiller Confident Fiumicino Can Salute In 2012 Christmas Cup

Jockey Nash Rawiller is certain that he can continue his flawless record aboard Fiumicino in the Listed Christmas Cup at Rosehill Racecourse this Saturday December 15, 2012. Rawiller partnered Fiumicino in his last start win in the Listed ATC Cup at Warwick Farm on December 1. The jockey feels that based on that run, the horse…

King Utah to Turn Tables in 2012 Christmas Cup

King Utah to Turn Tables in 2012 Christmas Cup

This Saturday Port Maquarie trainer Wayne Wilkes will saddle-up his progressive galloper King Utah who is set for a rematch with their last start conqueror Fiumicino in the Christmas Cup 2012 at Rosehill Racecourse. Nine-year-old Zabeel gelding Fiumicino, a dual Group 1 winner, got the better of Bradbury’s Luck five-year-old King Utah last time out…

Fiumicino Heads Christmas Cup 2012 Field

Fiumicino Heads Christmas Cup 2012 Field

Evergreen Hawkes-trained veteran Fiumicino heads a 10-horse 2012 Christmas Cup field for the feature race in Sydney this weekend, the nine-year-old Zabeel gelding after back-to-back stakes wins. Fiumicino improved on their third to early 2013 Melbourne Cup betting fancy Puissance De Lune in the Bendigo Cup over the mile and a half when they went…

Moriarty on Track for 2012 Christmas Cup

Moriarty on Track for 2012 Christmas Cup

Chris Waller’s consistent European import Moriarty is set to step up in distance this Saturday when the in-form five-year-old races over the mile and a half for the first time here in Australia for the Christmas Cup 2012 at Rosehill Gardens. The Clodovil gelding has been racing down under with Waller since the start of…

Christmas Cup 2012 Target for Trajet

Christmas Cup 2012 Target for Trajet

Liam Birchely’s evergreen Brisbane galloper Trajet will get his chance to match it against stakes class in Sydney this Saturday having been nominated for Rosehill’s 2012 Christmas Cup. The Good Journey seven-year-old was one of 11 nominees for this year’s edition of the $100,000 Listed Christmas Cup (2400m), the mile and a half handicap used…

Classy 2012 Christmas Cup Nominations Released

Classy 2012 Christmas Cup Nominations Released

A classy list of end-of-season stayers make up the Christmas Cup 2012 nominations for the popular Sydney Summer Racing Carnival clash running at Rosehill Gardens this Saturday. The top-rated horse among the 11 nominated for this year’s edition of the $100,000 Listed Christmas Cup (2400m) is the Michael, Wayne and John Hawkes-trained Fiumicino who comes…