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Prince Of Penzance Included In 2014 Mornington Cup Field

Prince Of Penzance Included In 2014 Mornington Cup Field

Prince Of Penzance has been included in the 2014 Mornington Cup final field; with trainer Darren Weir electing to keep the progressive stayer in Victoria rather than head to Tasmania for the Group 3 Launceston Cup (2400m). The Pentire gelding has performed strongly throughout his summer preparation, winning at Moonee Valley on December 28 by…

2014 Mornington Cup Nominations Released

2014 Mornington Cup Nominations Released

The 2014 Mornington Cup nominations have been released; with sixteen stayers a chance of chasing direct entry into the Caulfield Cup in the Listed event at Mornington next Wednesday. Headlining the Mornington Cup nominations is Darren Weir-trained Prince Of Penzance, who stamped himself as the favourite for the race with his tough win in the Listed…

Sandown Cup 2013 Final Field Announced

Sandown Cup 2013 Final Field Announced

A quality field of 12 staying types has been accepted to square off in Saturday’s 2013 Sandown Cup, the Zipping Classic Day feature to run at Caulfield Racecourse this year. With a track upgrade happening at Sandown Racecourse, this weekend’s feature Melbourne meet has been transferred to Caulfield with one of the day’s top events…

Ibicenco Heads 2013 Sandown Cup Nominations

Ibicenco Heads 2013 Sandown Cup Nominations

Peter Moody’s Geelong Cup winner Ibicenco may have been outclassed in the ‘race that stops a nation’ but they are back on Zipping Classic Day this Saturday for a shot at the Sandown Cup 2013. Held this year at Caulfield Racecourse while Sandown undergoes an upgrade, this year’s $150,000 Listed Sandown Cup (3200m) is one…

Award Season Gains Mornington Cup 2013 Start

Award Season Gains Mornington Cup 2013 Start

Kris Lees’ highly spruiked Sydney Award Season has gained a start in this afternoon’s 2013 Mornington Cup as the first emergency following yesterday’s scratching of Dame Claire much to the relief of their Broadmeadow-based trainer. When markets for the $350,000 Listed Mornington Cup (2400m) were first released it was Tuscan Fire heading the odds however…

Carey Eyes Caulfield Cup 2013 Ballot Exemption at Mornington

Carey Eyes Caulfield Cup 2013 Ballot Exemption at Mornington

Local trainer Pat Carey has accepted for a quartet of his stayers in Wednesday’s 2013 Mornington Cup as he looks to qualify one of them for a far more ambitious target later in the year – the $2.5 million Group 1 BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m). Victoria’s richest country cup clash, the $350,000 Listed Mornington Cup…