News About 2014 Darwin Cup

2014 Darwin Cup Winner Saturday Sorcerer Works Magic

2014 Darwin Cup Winner Saturday Sorcerer Works Magic

Stuart Gower’s Adelaide raider Saturday Sorcerer made it back-to-back wins at Fannie Bay Racecourse in the NT on Monday afternoon completing the Metric Mile – Darwin Cup 2014 double with a brave victory in the latter.

The Any Given Saturday gelding took their record to four wins from 21 starts when beating home a quality field in the lucrative ...

2014 Darwin Cup Betting Tips

2014 Darwin Cup Betting Tips

This afternoon a dozen quality stayers will face off in the Darwin Cup 2014up the top end, betting tips from the Races.com.au team for the handicap clash detailed below.

Cantonese is inside the Races.com.au's 2014 Darwin Cup trifecta tip for this afternoon. Photo: Steve Hart.

Running as Race 9 at 5:40pm at Fannie Bay Racecourse, this year’s $200,000 ...

Shinn Unfazed by wide Darwin Cup Draw for Cantonese

Shinn Unfazed by wide Darwin Cup Draw for Cantonese

Yet to receive much more than a sprinkling of wagers for success in this afternoon’s featured Darwin Cup (2000m), jockey Blake Shinn is confident a wide barrier draw will not affect the chances of notable stayer Cantonese.

Jockey Blake Shinn is confident of Darwin Cup success for Cantonese, despite a wide barrier draw. Photo: Steve Hart

Returning to racing ...

2014 Darwin Cup Barriers & Betting Odds

2014 Darwin Cup Barriers & Betting Odds

Barriers and odds are now out for Monday’s Darwin Cup 2014 at Fannie Bay Racecourse with former Victorian galloper Smarty Mac the narrow favourite after a favourable mid-field draw.

The Dick Leech-trained seven-year-old, who has been based in Darwin for only a month, pays $4.60 in the Ladbrokes.com.au markets for $200,000 Carlton Mid Darwin Cup (2000m) running as Race ...

Spartan Eagle Ready for Darwin Cup Distance

Spartan Eagle Ready for Darwin Cup Distance

With another year of racing up there sleeve the Bob Richard-trained Spartan Eagle looks even more ready to go the distance in the 2014 Darwin Cup as they did before the race was called off last year.

The Niello gelding was a five-year-old last Darwin Cup Carnival when travelling up to the Top End from their Morphettville base in ...

2014 Darwin Cup Field Released

2014 Darwin Cup Field Released

A capacity final field of stayers has been announced for Monday’s Darwin Cup 2014 field including three last start winners looking to secure back-to-back wins.

Cantonese is one of two Neil Dyer-trained Victorian raiders in Monday's 2014 Darwin Cup field. Photo: Steve Hart.

Running as Darwin Race 9 at 5:40pm (local) time next week, this year’s $200,000 Carlton Mid Darwin ...

2014 Darwin Cup Nominations & Weights

2014 Darwin Cup Nominations & Weights

Next Monday, August 4, sees the Northern Territory host their premier race of the year with nominations for Fannie Bay’s Darwin Cup 2014 now out.

Cantonese is one of the top 2014 Darwin Cup nominees for next Monday's feature race. Photo: Steve Hart.

There are 22 stayers making up the early entries for this year’s $200,000 Group 1 Carlton ...

Cantonese on 2014 Darwin Cup Mission

Cantonese on 2014 Darwin Cup Mission

Cantonese races in Darwin's Metric Mile ahead of their Cup bid next month. Photo: Steve Hart.

Next month’s Darwin Cup 2014 is the main target this time in for the Neil Dyer-trained Victorian raider Cantonese who races at Fannie Bay for the fourth time on the trot this weekend.

The Redoute’s Choice six-year-old has been racing exclusively in Darwin ...