News About 2012 Lord Mayor’s Cup

Doomben Cup Day – Race Scratchings 19/5/12

Doomben Cup Day – Race Scratchings 19/5/12

The fine weather seen in Queensland throughout the week has continued into the weekend which should make for a bumper day of racing at Doomben today. The track is currently rated as dead (4) and is expected to firm throughout the day which means there have been limited scratchings across the eight-race card. Headlining the…

Strong Lord Mayor’s Cup Field 2012 Revealed

Strong Lord Mayor’s Cup Field 2012 Revealed

A strong line-up of 11 quality gallopers will face off in the 2012 Lord Mayor’s Cup field at Doomben Racecourse this Saturday including five New Zealand bred horses. Due to jump at 1:20pm as Doomben Race 3 on Saturday the $115,000 Carlton Mid Lord Mayor’s Cup (1600m) is shaping up as an intriguing showdown between…

Heathcote’s Dual Lord Mayor’s Cup 2012 Hopes

Heathcote’s Dual Lord Mayor’s Cup 2012 Hopes

This Saturday Brisbane’s premier trainer Rob Heathcote will saddle up a double pronged attack on one of Doomben Cup Day’s major support races with Solzhenitsyn and Fillydelphia both to be accepted for the 2012 Lord Mayor’s Cup. The field for this year’s edition of the $115,000 Group 3 BTC Lord Mayor’s Cup (1600m) is due…

Miss Keepsake to Regain Pride in 2012 Lord Mayor’s Cup

Miss Keepsake to Regain Pride in 2012 Lord Mayor’s Cup

This Saturday on Doomben Cup Day Sydney’s Joe Pride will be hoping to see a return to form from his smart mare Miss Keepsake who races in the BTC Lord Mayor’s Cup 2012. The Keeper five-year-old, formerly prepared in New Zealand by Andrew Scott and raced as My Keepsake, joined Pride’s Warwick Farm operation early…

Doomben Cup Day Nominations – BTC Lord Mayor’s Cup 2012

Doomben Cup Day Nominations – BTC Lord Mayor’s Cup 2012

One of the seven Group race highlights on Saturday’s Doomben Cup Day program will be the 2012 BTC Lord Mayor’s Cup which has drawn a diminutive but classy list of 11 gallopers at nomination stage. Racing Queensland extended nominations for the $115,000 Group 3 Carlton Mid Lord Mayor’s Cup (1600m) until 9am this morning but…

2012 Lord Mayor’s Cup Tips & Betting Preview

2012 Lord Mayor’s Cup Tips & Betting Preview

To save our Sydney punters time scrolling over the form guide for this weekend’s black type feature the team at Races.com.au has done the hard work and below we have made our insider Lord Mayor’s Cup 2012 tips and betting selections for Rosehill on Saturday public knowledge. Due to jump as Rosehill Race 6 at…

Waterhouse & O’Hara Back Herculian Prince – Lord Mayor’s Cup 2012

Waterhouse & O’Hara Back Herculian Prince – Lord Mayor’s Cup 2012

Ace Sydney trainer Gai Waterhouse and jockey Kathy O’Hara are quietly confident heading into this weekend’s 2012 Lord Mayor’s Cup at Rosehill Gardens that they can get the job done with race favourite Herculian Prince. The six-year-old Yamanin Vital gelding is out to break a lengthy drought when they take on nine quality rivals in…

Herculian Prince Leads Lord Mayor’s Cup Odds 2012

Herculian Prince Leads Lord Mayor’s Cup Odds 2012

They may be close to 20 months without a win to their name but Gai Waterhouse’s former Group 1 champion Herculian Prince is being tipped to return to form in the 2012 Lord Mayor’s Cup at Rosehill this Saturday opening as the clear favourite in the markets. A final field of 10 gallopers are engaged…

Southern Skye Set for 2012 Lord Mayor’s Cup

Southern Skye Set for 2012 Lord Mayor’s Cup

Paul Perry’s Broadmeadow-based galloper Southern Skye will be looking to bounce back in the Lord Mayor’s Cup 2012 at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday after a last start failure at Randwick. The Danasinga five-year-old looked to be improving in form earlier in the autumn when they finished a close second to Single in the Listed Sky…

Lord Mayor’s Cup 2012 Final Field & Barrier Draw

Lord Mayor’s Cup 2012 Final Field & Barrier Draw

With the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival kicking off in Queensland with BTC Cup Day, and the mighty Black Caviar shooting for her 21st on the trot in Adelaide, there is certainly lots to like about the weekend racing action and Sydney fans won’t miss out either with the 2012 Lord Mayor’s Cup running at Rosehill…