News About 2013 Perth Cup

Talent Show Wins 2013 Peth Cup in Upset

Talent Show Wins 2013 Peth Cup in Upset

Long-priced outsider Talent Show produced shock upset to upstage her more-fancied rivals in the Group 2 2013 Perth Cup (2400m) on Tuesday. Paying $31, the six-year-old only gained a start in the field when favourite Chester Road was scratched but showed she was more than up to the task when producing an outstanding finish to…

Wide Draw No Issue for Cantonese in 2013 Perth Cup

Wide Draw No Issue for Cantonese in 2013 Perth Cup

Bjorn Baker believes consistent stayer Cantonese will not be hampered by a barrier 19 draw in Tuesday’s Group 2 $500,000 2013 Perth Cup at Ascot. The Warwick Farm trainer is confident the five-year-old has the versatility to either push forward or take a sit depending on the tempo that is delivered in the New Year’s…

Chester Road Draws Wide – 2013 Perth Cup Barrier Draw

Chester Road Draws Wide – 2013 Perth Cup Barrier Draw

Early 2013 Perth Cup (2400m) fancy Chester Road has suffered a blow in the lead-up to the $500,000 feature on Tuesday after drawing wide in barrier 17. The Adam Durrant-trained gelding is the top elect in early markets and heads into the race on the back of a runner-up finish to stablemate Mr Moet in…

Perth Cup 2013 Final Field Released

Perth Cup 2013 Final Field Released

As expected Mr Moet heads the field for the Group 2 $500,000 2013 Perth Cup (2400m) which will take place at Ascot on Tuesday. A full 16-horse field, plus four emergencies, has been named with the Railway Stakes winner out to break a weight-carrying record when he lines up with 59kg on New Year’s 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…

2012 WA St Leger – Betting Tips

2012 WA St Leger – Betting Tips

The 2012 WA St Leger will run at Ascot Racecourse tomorrow December 22, 2012, and here you will find the latest betting tips for the race. We have tipped Pop Culture to salute in the 2012 WA St Leger, who is paying odds of $2.15 to claim the win at . The four-year-old finished fourth…

Bridgestone To Head to 2013 Perth Cup After Breaking Drought

Bridgestone To Head to 2013 Perth Cup After Breaking Drought

Neville Parnham-trained stayer Bridgestone booked a place in the Group 2 2013 Perth Cup when breaking a 29-month drought with victory in the ATA Handicap (2200m) at Ascot on Wednesday. The Neville Parnham-trained gelding had failed to pass the post in front since the Dayana Plate in July 2010 but showed toughness to score a…

Summer Cup 2012 – Nominations Released

Summer Cup 2012 – Nominations Released

A strong 12-horse nominations list has been announced for the Group 3 $125,000 2012 Summer Cup (2400m) which will take place at Rosehill on Boxing Day. Among the list of experienced and emerging stayers is Cantonese who has been entered by trainer Bjorn Baker as a back-up in case travel plans to the 2013 Perth…

Full Reign On Show in Pre 2013 Perth Cup Test

Full Reign On Show in Pre 2013 Perth Cup Test

Punters will gain further insight into 2013 Perth Cup (2400m) chance Full Reign when he steps out in the ATA Handicap (2200m) at Ascot today. The four-year-old has been tipped as an emerging contender for the Group 2 Perth Cup which will take place as part of Perth’s Summer Racing Carnival on New Year’s day….

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…