News About 2015 Grafton Cup

Bonfire Scores Record 2015 Grafton Cup Win

Bonfire Scores Record 2015 Grafton Cup Win

Gai Waterhouse’s classy import Bonfire carried the hefty top weight to a brave all-the-way win in record time at Grafton Racecourse on Thursday afternoon in the Grafton Cup 2015. The money came for the in-form Manduro six-year-old in the hours leading up to the $150,000 Listed Blanchard Haulage Grafton Cup (2350m) and Bonfire jumped the…

Waller Can Reign 2015 Grafton Cup

Waller Can Reign 2015 Grafton Cup

Jockey Glyn Schofield is confident a rails run from barrier one aboard the in-form Reigning can hand trainer Chris Waller his maiden win in the Grafton Cup 2015 this afternoon. A field of 14 gallopers remains for this year’s $150,000 Listed Grafton Cup (2350m), which runs as Grafton Race 7 at 3:55pm (AEST) as the…

2015 Grafton Cup Betting Tips

2015 Grafton Cup Betting Tips

The Clarence River Jockey Club’s premier event runs this afternoon with the Grafton Cup 2015 lighting up the track, betting tips for the handicap clash detailed below. Due to run as Grafton Race 7 at 3:55pm (AEST), the $150,000 Listed Blanchard Haulage Grafton Cup (2350m) originally drew 16 final acceptors. Two scratchings however leave a…

2015 Grafton Cup Within Shoreham’s Reach

2015 Grafton Cup Within Shoreham’s Reach

The Grafton Cup 2015 will be a test but is not outside of Shoreham’s reach according to the galloper’s Rosehill-based horseman Gerald Ryan. Reset five-year-old Shoreham is one of 15 remaining gallopers in this Thursday’s $150,000 Listed Blanchard Haulage Grafton Cup (2350m) following the early scratching of the David Vandyke-trained Maurus. Kapour from the in-form…

Bonfire Spot On for Grafton Cup 2015

Bonfire Spot On for Grafton Cup 2015

He may have the top weight and wide gate but the Gai Waterhouse-trained import Bonfire is spot on physically and form-wise ahead of Thursday’s 2015 Grafton Cup. A six-year-old son of Manduro, Bonfire is only lightly raced for his age having had 15 starts for just the two wins. That’s a record Waterhouse is confident…

Deserving 2015 Grafton Cup Odds for Dream Folk

Deserving 2015 Grafton Cup Odds for Dream Folk

Warwick Farm-based horseman Gregory Hickman is hopeful heading into Thursday’s Grafton Cup 2015 but admits the $15 odds for the handicap clash being offered for his runner Dream Folk accurately represents his chances. Due to jump as Race 7 at 3:55pm (AEST) on Thursday afternoon, the $150,000 Listed Grafton Cup (2350m) field features 16 stayers…

Kapour Tops Grafton Cup 2015 Betting

Kapour Tops Grafton Cup 2015 Betting

Ciaron Maher’s visiting Victorian Kapour has opened clear favourite in the 2015 Grafton Cup betting markets for this Thursday’s July Carnival feature race. Running as Race 7 at 3:55pm (AEST) as the headline event on Grafton Cup Day, this year’s $150,000 Listed Blanchard Haulage Grafton Cup (2350m) field features 16 stayers. Heading the Grafton Cup…

2015 Grafton Cup Field Features Kapour

2015 Grafton Cup Field Features Kapour

Ciaron Maher’s last start Winter Cup winner Kapour is one of the headline final acceptors for the Grafton Cup 2015 field this Thursday at the Clarence River Jockey Club’s biggest race day. Held on the second meeting of the two-day July Grafton Cup Carnival in New South Wales, this year’s $150,000 Listed Blanchard Haulage Grafton…

Bonfire Tops 2015 Grafton Cup Nominations & Weights

Bonfire Tops 2015 Grafton Cup Nominations & Weights

Gai Waterhouse’s smart import Bonfire is installed as the 59kg top weight among the bumper crop of Grafton Cup 2015 nominations and weights for next Thursday’s July Carnival feature. The headline race of the annual festival, this year’s $150,000 Listed Grafton Cup (2350m) attracted 23 early entries with Manduro six-year-old Bonfire sitting top of the…

Kapour Wins 2015 ATC Winter Cup for Maher

Kapour Wins 2015 ATC Winter Cup for Maher

Ciaron Maher can do no wrong this winter, the flying Caulfield-based horseman scoring yet another feature race win with his improving import Kapour beating them home in the ATC Winter Cup 2015 at Rosehill over the weekend. Maher’s season has undoubtedly been highlighted by the dual Group 1 success of his classy mare Srikandi who…