News About 2015 Bagot Handicap

Averau Targets 2015 Adelaide Cup

Averau Targets 2015 Adelaide Cup

After an impressive three and a half length victory in the Listed Bagot Handicap (2800m) at Flemington Racecourse on January 1, five-year-old mare Averau will bypass the Tasmanian Cups in favour of the Group 2 Adelaide Cup (3200m) during the autumn. Both the Group 3 Hobart Cup (2200m) and Group 3 Launceston Cup (2400m) in…

Tasmanian Targets for 2015 Bagot Handicap Winner Averau

Tasmanian Targets for 2015 Bagot Handicap Winner Averau

Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival riches could be awaiting Thursday’s Bagot Handicap 2015 winner Averau after the mare’s emphatic Flemington win on New Year’s Day. The Group 3 Hobart Cup (2400m) on February 9 and the Group 3 Launceston Cup (2400m) on February 25 were both named as possible targets next month for the Peter Morgan…

Bagot Handicap 2015 Field & Betting: De Little Engine Clear Favourite

Bagot Handicap 2015 Field & Betting: De Little Engine Clear Favourite

Danny O’Brien’s local four-year-old De Little Engine has opened clear favourite in the 2015 Bagot Handicap field and betting odds to win his fourth on the trot this spring – summer racing season. The in-form Encosta De Lago gelding is one of 13 remaining hopefuls in this Thursday’s $150,000 Listed Bagot Handicap (2800m) field at…

Hurdy Gurdy Man Heads 2015 Bagot Handicap Nominations & Weights

Hurdy Gurdy Man Heads 2015 Bagot Handicap Nominations & Weights

Darren Weir’s veteran stayer Hurdy Gurdy Man is the top-rated and weighted of 18 gallopers nominated for the major support race at Flemington on Thursday, the Bagot Handicap 2015. The distance feature of New Year’s Day in Melbourne, this summer’s $150,000 Listed Bagot Handicap (2800m) is shaping up as a top showdown in which Street…

Smerdon Aims for 2014 Bagot Handicap with Spinderbella

Smerdon Aims for 2014 Bagot Handicap with Spinderbella

Due to a bit of bad luck, five-year-old mare Spinderbella has been scratched from her last two starts but trainer Robert Smerdon is confident he can get her campaign back on track in a benchmark 96 over 2040m at Moonee Valley this Saturday. The Listed Bagot Handicap (2800m) at Flemington on New Year’s Day is…

2015 Mornington Cup Long Term Goal for Mujadale

2015 Mornington Cup Long Term Goal for Mujadale

Stawell trainer Paul Jones has nominated the Mornington Cup 2015 next April as the long term autumn aim for his Ballarat Cup winner Mujadale. Seven-year-old Mujahid gelding Mujadale has been in top form over the past month winning a provincial cups double thanks to victories in the Ararat Gold Cup (2000m) and then the Listed…