News About 2013 Scone Cup

No Soft Spring for Baker’s Royale Princess Series Hope

No Soft Spring for Baker’s Royale Princess Series Hope

While a $2.4 million bonus is on offer for Bjorn Baker’s Twilight Royale next year, the filly won’t be given an easy Sydney Spring Racing Carnival this time in with her trainer eyeing the lucrative Princess Series.

Twilight Royale will contest the Princess Series of races this Sydney Spring Carnival. Photo: Sarah Ebbett.

Connections of the rising Testa ...

Spring Plans for Scott’s Speedy 2013 Scone Cup Winner

Spring Plans for Scott’s Speedy 2013 Scone Cup Winner

Colin Scott’s smart Victorian stayer Speediness will be aimed at the Sydney and Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival riches later in the year after a well-earned break following their gutsy win in the Scone Cup 2013 this afternoon.

2013 Scone Cup winner Speediness will be spelled ahead of a Spring Carnival return. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The five-year-old Testa ...

2013 Scone Cup Tips & Selections

2013 Scone Cup Tips & Selections

Today the feature race of the two-day Scone Cup Carnival will take centre stage in NSW with the Scone Cup 2013 set to run as Race 7 at 4:02pm (AEST) and to help you back the winners in a wide open field below are the exclusive Races.com.au team’s Scone Cup betting tips.

Raspberries is the Races.com.au team's tip to ...

Raspberries Defends Scone Cup Title in 2013

Raspberries Defends Scone Cup Title in 2013

This afternoon a class field of stayers will face off in the 2013 Scone Cup including the defending champ Raspberries who trainer Peter Snowden rates as a very good chance of taking out consecutive editions of the late autumn classic.

Raspberries is back to defend her Scone Cup crown this afternoon. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Darley’s prolific head trainer, ...

Speediness 2013 Scone Cup Horse to Beat – Bennett

Speediness 2013 Scone Cup Horse to Beat – Bennett

Rival trainer Greg Bennett may be saddling up Kaypers in this afternoon’s Scone Cup 2013 after they snuck into the field as the first emergency but it is the better fancied Speediness who he is tipping as the one to beat.

Speediness is the horse to beat in the Scone Cup 2013 according to rival trainers. Photo: Race Horse Photos ...

Lees Shoots for Ortensia Stakes 2013 Trifecta

Lees Shoots for Ortensia Stakes 2013 Trifecta

In-form Broadmeadow trainer Kris Lees may be eyeing his third consecutive quinella at a major weekend meet at Brisbane on Saturday but he will also have one eye on Scone where he will vie for the 2013 Ortensia Stakes trifecta with three stablemates running in the classic.

Kris Lees will saddle up three 2013 Ortensia Stakes hopes including Emotional Circus ...

2014 Dark Jewel Classic to Run as Group 3

2014 Dark Jewel Classic to Run as Group 3

Tomorrow at Scone on the second day of the Scone Cup Carnival the fillies and mares’ Dark Jewel Classic will run as a Listed feature but has received an upgrade to Group 3 status from 2014 on.

Mouro is favourite for today's 2013 Scone Cup. Photo: Steve Hart.

One of five black types on the program at the country NSW ...

Mouro Leads 2013 Scone Cup Betting Odds

Mouro Leads 2013 Scone Cup Betting Odds

Last start Rowley Mile champion Mouro has opened top of the odds to win another New South Wales country feature this Friday with the four-year-old heading the Scone Cup 2013 betting.

Rowley Mile winner Mouro is the top fancy for Friday's 2013 Scone Cup. Photo: Steve Hart.

Tony McEvoy’s Adelaide-based Grand Slam four-year-old is one of a full ...

Spring Dreams on the Line for Speediness in Scone Cup 2013

Spring Dreams on the Line for Speediness in Scone Cup 2013

Colin Scott’s progressive galloper Speediness could set themselves up for their first genuine spring carnival campaign later in the year should they run well in tomorrow’s 2013 Scone Cup.

Speediness is after a big end of campaign run in Friday's Scone Cup 2013. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The Testa Rossa five-year-old takes on a descent field of ...

2013 Scone Cup Field – Beaten Up Scratched

2013 Scone Cup Field – Beaten Up Scratched

After attracting a capacity field at acceptance stage the Scone Cup 2013 line-up is already down one runner following the almost immediate withdrawal of the Chris Waller-trained Beaten Up.

Epsom Handicap winner Fat Al carries the big 61kg topweight in the Scone Cup this Friday.

The headline race of the always popular Scone Cup Carnival this year’s edition ...