News About 2013 Perth Cup Day

Cantonese Arrives in WA for Perth Cup 2013 Bid

Cantonese Arrives in WA for Perth Cup 2013 Bid

After sweating on getting a suitable flight from Sydney to Perth, Warwick Farm-based trainer Bjorn Baker can now look forward to 2013 Perth Cup Day with his interstate visitor Cantonese having arrived in WA on Friday morning ahead of their raid on the summer’s most popular race. “He’s in Perth now and appears to have…

Doctor Fremantle’s Perth Cup 2013 Operation

Doctor Fremantle’s Perth Cup 2013 Operation

One of four interstate entries for the 2013 Perth Cup on January 1, former European galloper Doctor Fremantle will be out to break a lengthy three year winning drought when they run at Flemington this weekend in the lead-up to their trip west. Currently prepared by Mornington horseman Sam Pritchard-Gordon the eight-year-old Sadler’s Wells stallion…

Full Reign Ready for 2013 Perth Cup Challenge

Full Reign Ready for 2013 Perth Cup Challenge

They may be well down the ante-post markets for the Perth Cup 2013 on New Year’s Day but the Peter & Matthew Giadresco-trained Full Reign is ready for the challenge according to connections. The Blackfriars four-year-old is one of 32 stayers making up the early entries for the $500,000 Group 2 Golden River Developments Perth…

Macedonian Represents Moody in Perth Cup 2013

Macedonian Represents Moody in Perth Cup 2013

Victoria’s leading trainer Peter Moody has nominated for his veteran Zabeel seven-year-old Macedonian in the 2013 Perth Cup, the talented stayer adding another dimension to the New Year’s Day feature on January 1. Of the 32 nominations for the $500,000 Group 1 Golden River Developments Perth Cup (2400m) this year four were interstate raiders including…

Mr Moet & Playing God to Top 2013 Perth Cup Weights

Mr Moet & Playing God to Top 2013 Perth Cup Weights

Following the release of the Perth Cup 2013 nominations, RWWA racing manger and chief handicapper David Hunter has indicated that local Group 1 champions Mr Moet and Playing God would top the weights for the New Year’s Day classic. Running at Ascot Racecourse on January 1, 2013, the $500,000 Group 2 Golden River Developments Perth…

Pelicano Targets Perth Cup 2013

Pelicano Targets Perth Cup 2013

Angaston-based trainer Tony McEvoy has an ambitious summer plan for his promising four-year-old Pelicano who will race in this weekend’s Werribee Cup as a hopeful lead-up to the 2013 Perth Cup in WA on New Year’s Day. The Court Of Jewels gelding has been a super consistent force so far winning five and placing in…

2013 Perth Cup Nominations Released

2013 Perth Cup Nominations Released

The biggest New Year’s Day race meeting is WA’s always popular Perth Cup Day on January 1, 2013 with nominations for the day’s marquee event the Perth Cup 2013 now out. Perth Racing received 32 early entries for next year’s edition of the $492,575 Group 2 Golden River Developments Perth Cup (2400m) including the usual…