News About 2016 Adelaide Cup

Purple Smile Wins 2016 Adelaide Cup: Consolation for Baster

Purple Smile Wins 2016 Adelaide Cup: Consolation for Baster

After losing the Group 1 Australian Cup (2000m) on protest at Flemington on the weekend jockey Stephen Baster was all smiles at Morphettville on Monday winning the Adelaide Cup 2016 aboard the David Hayes & Tom Dabernig-trained Purple Smile. Baster and his roughie hope Awesome Rock were first past the post in this year’s Australian…

Rawiller Confident On Real Love in Adelaide Cup 2016

Rawiller Confident On Real Love in Adelaide Cup 2016

Darren Weir’s former Perth Cup winning mare Real Love jumps short-priced favourite in Monday afternoon’s 2016 Adelaide Cup after the scratching of her star stablemate Signoff, but jockey Brad Rawiller was already confident in his mount. Last spring’s Melbourne Cup winning trainer Weir was forced to scratch the last start Lord Reims Stakes winner Signoff…

2016 Melbourne Cup Long Term Aim for Signoff

2016 Melbourne Cup Long Term Aim for Signoff

After missing this week’s Adelaide Cup due to an elevated temperature, the Darren Weir-trained Signoff’s long term target is a spring return targeting the country’s premier two mile feature the Melbourne Cup 2016. Irish import Signoff was nearing odds-on territory to take out Monday afternoon’s $400,000 Group 2 Adelaide Cup (3200m) and retain his undefeated…

2016 Adelaide Cup Tips & Selections

2016 Adelaide Cup Tips & Selections

This afternoon in South Australia one of the few genuine two-mile cup races still running down under takes place at Morphettville Racecourse, the insider Races.com.au tips for the Adelaide Cup 2016 found below. Due to run as Morphettville Race 7 at 4:15pm (local), this season’s $400,000 Group 2 Adelaide Cup (3200m) originally drew a final…

Weir Duo Dominate 2016 Adelaide Cup Betting Odds

Weir Duo Dominate 2016 Adelaide Cup Betting Odds

Darren Weir heads to Morphettville Racecourse on Monday launching a dual-pronged attack on the Adelaide Cup 2016 with the top two in betting Signoff and Real Love. Running as Morphettville Race 7 at 4:15pm (local), this year’s $400,000 Group 1 Adelaide Cup (3200m) field is near capacity with 18 runners including the Weir-trained stablemates. Signoff…

2016 Adelaide Cup Field & Barriers: Signoff Draws 2

2016 Adelaide Cup Field & Barriers: Signoff Draws 2

Red hot favourite and top weight for next Monday’s Adelaide Cup 2016 at Morphettville Racecourse, the Darren Weir-trained Signoff has come up with an inside barrier two draw as he looks to salute for the punters in South Australia on March 14. Due to run as Morphettville Race 7 at 4:15pm (local) on Monday, this…

Signoff Tops 2016 Adelaide Cup Weights & Odds

Signoff Tops 2016 Adelaide Cup Weights & Odds

Darren Weir’s smart six-year-old Signoff is the headline nominee for the Adelaide Cup 2016 heading the entries, weights and early betting markets for the Morphettville two mile classic next Monday. A total of 25 stayers make up the nominations for this season’s $400,000 Group 2 Adelaide Cup (3200m), including two from the Melbourne Cup winning…

Roy Higgins Winner Real Love Onto 2016 Adelaide Cup

Roy Higgins Winner Real Love Onto 2016 Adelaide Cup

Melbourne Cup winning trainer Darren Weir will chase another prestigious two mile race next start with impressive mare Real Love heading into the Adelaide Cup 2016 on the back of a gutsy Flemington win in Saturday’s Roy Higgins Quality. The stable already has a livewire hope for the $400,000 Group 2 Adelaide Cup (3200m) at…

Australian Guineas Hope Last Bullet Out of Autumn

Australian Guineas Hope Last Bullet Out of Autumn

The 2016 Australian Guineas hopes of smart Adelaide youngster Last Bullet have been dashed with the three-year-old ruled out of the Autumn Carnival with a pelvic fracture. Prepared in Morphettville by John Hyam, the three-year-old High Chaparral gelding competed in Melbourne last season running 14th in the Group 1 Caulfield Guineas (1600m). His last run…

2016 Adelaide Cup Option for Ferro Nero

2016 Adelaide Cup Option for Ferro Nero

After scratching out from a mid-week Sandown-Lakeside run on Wednesday the Nigel Blackiston-trained Ferro Nero will run this Saturday at Flemington on way to a possible Adelaide Cup 2016 raid in March. Blackiston’s Melbourne-trained Savabeel four-year-old was one of a host of scratchings across the Ladbrokes Park Lakeside card due to the hot weather in…