News About 2013 Australian Cup

Super Cool Wins 2013 Australian Cup – Flemington Results

Super Cool Wins 2013 Australian Cup – Flemington Results

Three-year-old Super Cool beat a strong field of older horses to claim Group 1 honours in the $1 million 2013 Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington today. The Fastnet Rock gelding was heavily backed throughout the week and he justified that with a stunning turn of foot on the back of a perfect ride from Michael…

Updated Australian Cup Odds 2013

Updated Australian Cup Odds 2013

This afternoon one of the best weight-for-age races of the Melbourne Festival of Racing will run at Flemington Racecourse with a crack line-up of staying types set to face off in the 2013 Australian Cup– the updated betting odds for which are detailed below. Running as Flemington Race 7 at 4:00pm the $1 million Group…

Woorim Out of 2013 Newmarket Handicap – Flemington Scratchings

Woorim Out of 2013 Newmarket Handicap – Flemington Scratchings

Queensland gelding Woorim has been scratched from the Group 1 2013 Newmarket Handicap (1200m) which is of course the marquee event on the Super Saturday program at Flemington.  The 2012 Oakleigh Plate winner was found to be sore and was a forced withdrawal from the $1 million race. The good news is the weather is…

Eclair Surprise Out of 2013 Australian Cup

Eclair Surprise Out of 2013 Australian Cup

The 2013 Australian Cup field has been reduced to 12 runners following the scratching of Eclair Surprise this morning. The five-year-old South Australian gelding was withdrawn from the $1 million feature after vets found him to be lame in his near foreleg. Eclair Surprise was rated a $41 chance at in what was to be…

Super Cool is 2013 Australian Cup Market Mover – Betting Update

Super Cool is 2013 Australian Cup Market Mover – Betting Update

Three-year-old Super Cool presents the biggest danger to 2013 Australian Cup favourite Green Moon. Well, at least as far as the punters are concerned. The Mark Kavanagh-trained gelding has been the best-backed runner in the $1 million weight-for-age feature and is now at $4.40 after opening at $5.50 earlier this week. There’s no denying the…

Will There be 2013 Australian Cup Celebrations for Mr Moet?

Will There be 2013 Australian Cup Celebrations for Mr Moet?

Mr Moet will start among the top chances in the 2013 Australian Cup (2000m) but will connections be popping corks after the $1 million race? There is no denying the Perth Stayer has been in terrific form in his Melbourne preparation to date but the $1 million Australian Cup is always a tough race to…

Australian Cup 2013 Betting Update and Tips

Australian Cup 2013 Betting Update and Tips

As one of the autumn’s premier weight-for-age races, the Group 1 2013 Australian Cup (2000m) is always hotly anticipated. The good news is the countdown is nearly over, with a quality field set to line up in the $1 million event at Flemington on Saturday. Current favourite to win the Australian Cup is Melbourne Cup winner…

Will Super Cool Beat Older 2013 Australian Cup Rivals?

Will Super Cool Beat Older 2013 Australian Cup Rivals?

Mark Kavanagh-trained gelding Super Cool heads into Saturday’s Group 1 $1 million 2013 Australian Cup (2000m) as one of two three-year-olds in the race. But that doesn’t mean he is without a chance. Especially according to the punters. The son of Fastnet Rock is the market mover in the field, having been backed in from $5.50 to…

Can Green Moon Justify 2013 Australian Cup Favouritism?

Can Green Moon Justify 2013 Australian Cup Favouritism?

He’s already won Australia’s biggest race but can Melbourne Cup winner Green Moon cement his position as one of the top gallopers in the country by winning the Group 1 $1 million 2013 Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington on Saturday? The import has received plenty of support in betting and is a $3.80 favourite to claim…

Prebble in Spirit for 2013 Newmarket Handicap Boom

Prebble in Spirit for 2013 Newmarket Handicap Boom

Globetrotting hoop Brett Prebble’s biggest ride on the weekend may be aboard Melbourne Cup winner Green Moon in the Australian Cup, but he is also excited over his chances in Flemington’s other Group 1 race having been booked to ride Queenslander Spirit Of Boom in the Newmarket Handicap 2013. The Singapore-based Aussie jockey has been…