News About 2012 Grafton Cup

2012 Grafton Cup Results – Shamardashing Wins in Patinack Quinella

2012 Grafton Cup Results – Shamardashing Wins in Patinack Quinella

Nathan Tinkler’s Patinack Farm operation took out the pinnacle event of the Clarence River Jockey Club’s $1 million July Carnival this afternoon with race favourite Shamardashing and betting outsider Saint Encosta running the Grafton Cup 2012 quinella.

Shamardashing wins the 2012 Grafton Cup

Shamardal five-year-old Shamardashing jumped as the $3.20 favourite to win the $150,000 Listed Maclean Bowling ...

2012 Grafton Cup Betting Tips & Selections

2012 Grafton Cup Betting Tips & Selections

The headline race of the Clarence River Jockey Club’s $1 million July Carnival runs at Grafton Racecourse today and to help our reader’s back a winner below we have the Races.com.au team’s insider Grafton Cup 2012 tips and betting selections.

Shamardashing is the Races.com.au team's tip to win today's 2012 Grafton Cup

While this year’s edition of the $150,000 Listed ...

Gazza Guru Eyes Grafton Cup 2012

Gazza Guru Eyes Grafton Cup 2012

Stephen Farley’s veteran Wyong galloper Gazza Guru will be out this afternoon to maintain their flawless record at Grafton Racecourse when the rising eight-year-old tackles a top field in the 2012 Grafton Cup.

Gazza Guru will shoot for their third win from as many starts at Grafton in today's 2012 Grafton Cup

The Street Cry gelding has twice ...

Shamardashing Heads Grafton Cup Odds 2012

Shamardashing Heads Grafton Cup Odds 2012

Patinack Farm’s consistent Shamardal gelding Shamardashing has opened top of the 2012 Grafton Cup odds ahead of Thursday’s showdown.

Shamardashing has opened favourite at bookmaker.com.au to win the 2012 Grafton Cup

While a number of other bookies around Australia have the Ross Stitt-trained Southern Shimmer installed as the surprise favourite for the $150,000 Listed Maclean B.C. Grafton Cup...

Lloyd Likes Shamardashing for 2012 Grafton Cup

Lloyd Likes Shamardashing for 2012 Grafton Cup

Newly Brisbane-based jockey Jeff Lloyd is excited about the coming week and his book of rides across New South Wales including the mount on the John Thompson-trained Shamardashing in the 2012 Grafton Cup on Thursday.

Shamardashing will be ridden by Jeff Lloyd in the 2012 Grafton Cup on Thursday

South African-bred Lloyd recently returned from a stint riding in ...

Stitt Seeks 2012 Ramornie – Grafton Cup Double

Stitt Seeks 2012 Ramornie – Grafton Cup Double

Taree horseman Ross Stitt will vie for the prestigious Grafton Cup Carnival feature double over the next two days saddling up livewire chances in both the Ramornie Handicap and the headline event of the festival, the 2012 Grafton Cup.

Youthful Jack is at a nice price to win the 2012 Ramornie Handicap on Wednesday

Wednesday sees the first leg ...

Grafton Cup 2012 Field & Barrier Draw

Grafton Cup 2012 Field & Barrier Draw

This Thursday the action of the Clarence River Jockey Club’s $1 million July Grafton Cup Carnival will hit fever pitch with the festival’s premier event, the 2012 Grafton Cup, set to light up the track.

Hume is the topweight of the 2012 Grafton Cup field

Set to run as Grafton Race 6 at 3:22pm the $150,000 Listed Maclean Bowling ...

Gazza Guru set for 2012 Grafton Cup

Gazza Guru set for 2012 Grafton Cup

Wyong gelding Gazza Guru has been confirmed for next week’s Listed $150,000 2012 Grafton Cup (2350m).

Gazza Guru (left) is set for the 2012 Grafton Cup

The Stephen Farley-trained seven-year-old won the South Grafton Cup at the carnival last year but will step up to the main event after some solid results in black-type races following his 2011 carnival ...

Castlemagne King Chasing 2012 Grafton Cup Start

Castlemagne King Chasing 2012 Grafton Cup Start

Experienced gelding Castlemagne King will be racing for a spot in next week’s Listed $150,000 2012 Grafton Cup (2350m) when he lines up in today’s Grafton Cup Prelude (2100m).

The Basil Ryan-trained six-year-old has been in excellent form of late and if he can continue that and win today, Ryan is likely to enter him in the Grafton feature....

Thompson to Cull Queen’s Cup 2012 Nominations

Thompson to Cull Queen’s Cup 2012 Nominations

Patinack Farm’s head trainer John P Thompson may have nominated four from his stables for the 2012 Queen’s Cup at Eagle Farm this weekend but he could be down to just one horse at acceptance stage as he also eyes on Thursday week’s Grafton Cup.

The latest Group race of the Queensland Winter Racing Carnival, the $150,000 ...