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Hawks Bay Wins Historic Darwin Cup 2012 – Results

Hawks Bay Wins Historic Darwin Cup 2012 – Results

Neil Dyer’s gallant old galloper Hawks Bay defied the odds on Monday night to win the 2012 Darwin Cup for the second year on the trot, the seven-year-old breaking a weight carrying record to do so.

After finishing second in both the 2009 and 2010 editions of the Northern Territory’s premier race, 12 months ago the Black Hawk gelding ...

Darwin Cup Betting Tips 2012

Darwin Cup Betting Tips 2012

Tonight the 2012 Darwin Cup will bring Fannie Bay Racecourse to life and to help our readers around Oz place the winning bet below we have our insider Darwin Cup betting tips.

Due to jump as Darwin Race 9 at 5:35pm the $185,000 Carlton Mid Darwin Cup (2000m) field is down to 12 hopefuls with the Stephen Brown-trained Bolton...

Bolton Heads 2012 Darwin Cup Odds

Bolton Heads 2012 Darwin Cup Odds

Stephen Brown’s top local galloper Bolton is the firming favourite to take out the Darwin Cup 2012 this afternoon as they attempt to win the Northern Territory’s prized race for the first time.

Bolton tops the odds for the Darwin Cup 2012 - © Steven Dowden

Scheduled as the last at Darwin tonight (Darwin Race 9 at 5:35pm) the ...

Darwin Cup 2012 Final Field & Barrier Draw

Darwin Cup 2012 Final Field & Barrier Draw

The Northern Territory’s premier race is this Monday’s 2012 Darwin Cup, the final field and barrier draw for which has now been released.

Due to bring a bumper nine-race program to a close at Fannie Bay Racecourse at 5:35pm (local time) on Monday, this year’s edition of the $185,000 Carlton Mid Darwin Cup (2000m) has drawn a full field ...

Tough Darwin Cup 2012 for Hawks Bay

Tough Darwin Cup 2012 for Hawks Bay

Veteran galloper Hawks Bay has a tough test ahead in Monday’s 2012 Darwin Cup, the Neil Dyer-trained champ seeking back-to-back wins and a weight-carrying record in the Northern Territory’s premier race.

Hawks Bay is looking for back-to-back wins in the Darwin Cup

The seven-year-old Black Hawk gelding from Kyneton has contested the past three Darwin Cups producing two ...

Sheahan Attracts 2012 Darwin Cup Penalty

Sheahan Attracts 2012 Darwin Cup Penalty

Stephen Brown’s Metric Mile winner Sheahan has attracted a 1.5kg penalty for the Darwin Cup 2012, Fannie Bay’s headline event running this coming Monday August 6.

Taking their race record to five wins from 12 starts, Zabeel four-year-old Sheahan held off stablemate Bolton by a half-length to win the traditional Darwin Cup lead-up on Saturday, the $47,000 ...

Darwin Cup 2012 Nominations & Weights

Darwin Cup 2012 Nominations & Weights

Defending champion Hawks Bay leads the 2012 Darwin Cup nominations and weights with the Neil Dyer-trained six-year-old being allocated a hefty 64.5kg for their title defense in the Darwin Cup Carnival’s marquee event.

Twelve months ago the consistent Black Hawk gelding put an easy four lengths on their closest rival Palmyra Boy when running away to win the ...

Hawks Bay to Defend 2012 Darwin Cup Title

Hawks Bay to Defend 2012 Darwin Cup Title

Experienced gelding Hawks Bay has returned to the Northern Territory before his defence of the $180,000 2012 Darwin Cup (2000m) next month.

The Victorian-based six-year-old took was dominant when taking out the 2011 event by four lengths and trainer Neil Dyer is expecting him to again produce a good performance.

“Without getting too carried away I’d like to think he ...