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Solzhenitsyn Wins 2013 Lord Mayor’s Cup – Stradbroke Next

Solzhenitsyn Wins 2013 Lord Mayor’s Cup – Stradbroke Next

A class edge combined with a well executed Michael Rodd ride saw Solzhenitsyn add another feature win to his resume in the Group 3 2013 Lord Mayor’s Cup (1600m). After jumping from a wide barrier, Rodd showed initiative to drive forward on the short-priced favourite. At $2.40, Solzhenitsyn was a clear top elect and the…

Lord Mayor’s Cup 2013 Betting Tips

Lord Mayor’s Cup 2013 Betting Tips

This Saturday another bumper Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival meet will run at Doomben Racecourse for Doomben Cup Day, one of the support acts on the program being the 2013 Lord Mayor’s Cup. Scheduled as the fourth race on the card this year’s $115,000 Group 3 Carlton Mid Lord Mayor’s Cup (1600m) features a field of…

Solzhenitsyn Leads 2013 Lord Mayor’s Cup Odds

Solzhenitsyn Leads 2013 Lord Mayor’s Cup Odds

The threatening weather in Brisbane hasn’t stopped the bookies installing local hope Solzhenitsyn as the clear favourite for Saturday’s Lord Mayor’s Cup 2013 at Brisbane’s Doomben Racecourse. Had trainer Rob Heathcote not missed the cut off then it would be the $500,000 Group 1 Doomben Cup (2000m) and not the $115,000 Group 3 Carlton Mid…

Lord Mayor’s Cup 2013 Field Released

Lord Mayor’s Cup 2013 Field Released

One of the key support races on the Doomben Cup Day program in Brisbane this Saturday is the 2013 Lord Mayor’s Cup where Rob Heathcote’s Stradbroke Handicap-bound sprinter Solzhenitsyn is the headline acceptor. The ace Brisbane trainer’s maiden, and to date only, Group 1 winner having taken out the Toorak Handicap over the Caulfield mile…

Solzhenitsyn Needs it Dry in 2013 Lord Mayor’s Cup

Solzhenitsyn Needs it Dry in 2013 Lord Mayor’s Cup

Group 1 winner Solzhenitsyn is likely to start as favourite in Saturday’s Group 3 2013 Lord Mayor’s Cup (1600m) at Doomben but only if the weather allows. The rain that turned the opening day of the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival into a swamp at Eagle Farm on Saturday has continued early this week and if…

Solzhenitsyn Tops Nominations for 2013 Lord Mayor’s Cup

Solzhenitsyn Tops Nominations for 2013 Lord Mayor’s Cup

It wasn’t the first-choice race for Solzhenitsyn but the Robert Heathcote-trained gelding tops nominations for Saturday’s Group 1 2013 Lord Mayor’s Cup (1600m) at Doomben. The Group 1 winner was originally being aimed at Saturday’s Doomben Cup (2000m) but a blunder saw Heathcote miss the deadlines for first acceptances. But it may well be a…