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2017 Adelaide Cup Hopes Nominated for Lord Reims Stakes

2017 Adelaide Cup Hopes Nominated for Lord Reims Stakes

A host of key Adelaide Cup 2017 contenders are nominated for a lead-up run into the two mile feature this weekend at Morphettville Racecourse in the Lord Reims Stakes.

De Little Engine is one of the 2017 Adelaide Cup horses nominated for the Lord Reims Stakes at Morphettville this Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Running on Saturday in South Australia, ...

2017 Launceston Cup Results: Big Duke Beats Count Da Vinci

2017 Launceston Cup Results: Big Duke Beats Count Da Vinci

The Darren Weir-trained favourite Big Duke saluted for the punters in the 2017 Launceston Cup results in Tasmania on Wednesday reversing the order of the Hobart Cup quinella with a win over Count Da Vinci.

Race favourite Big Duke (pictured at Moonee Valley) enjoyed a classy win in the 2017 Launceston Cup for Darren Weir. Photo: Ultimate Racing ...

Weir Chases Fifth Win in Hobart Cup 2017

Weir Chases Fifth Win in Hobart Cup 2017

One of Victoria’s leading trainers Darren Weir has just the one runner in Big Duke as he looks to secure a fifth success in the 2017 Hobart Cup this Sunday.

Big Duke gives trainer Darren Weir the chance to secure a fifth Hobart Cup win in the 2017 edition on Sunday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Weir has enjoyed four previous ...

Up Cups To Head Hobart Cup 2017 Weights

Up Cups To Head Hobart Cup 2017 Weights

The defending champion Up Cups could be set to give the weight away to his rivals in Tasmania on Sunday carrying top weight in the 2017 Hobart Cup field with the likely non-acceptances of Master Of Arts.

Current top weight Master Of Arts is unlikely to run in Sunday’s Hobart Cup 2017 field. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Of the ...

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.

Jockey Stephen Baster (pictured at Caulfield) atoned for a protest loss in the Australian Cup winning the 2016 Adelaide ...

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.

After a second in the race last year jockey Brad Rawiller is confident of taking out the 2016 Adelaide Cup aboard the ...

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.

Scratched Adelaide Cup contender Signoff heads to the paddock to prepare for a 2016 Melbourne Cup bid in the spring. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

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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.

Real Love is the race favourite and Races.com.au tip to win this afternoon’s 2016 Adelaide Cup. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Due to run as Morphettville Race ...

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.

Real Love is the second favourite to beat home stablemate Signoff in the 2016 Adelaide Cup this Monday for Darren Weir. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Running as Morphettville Race 7 at 4:15pm...

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.

Race favourite and top weight Signoff shoots for three wins from as many Morphettville starts in ...