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2014 Ipswich Cup Nominations Released

2014 Ipswich Cup Nominations Released

A talented list of 18 runners have been nominated for an appearance in this weekend’s featured Ipswich Cup (2150m) in Queensland, highlighted by several noted performers throughout the 2014 racing calendar so-far.

Angola has been included in nominations for the 2014 Ipswich Cup. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

Contesting a total of four race victories and a further seven minor ...

2014 Sydney Cup Winner is The Offer

2014 Sydney Cup Winner is The Offer

Talented stayer The Offer has produced an incredible final straight sprint to continue his strong run of form this season and win the major Group 1 Sydney Cup (3200m) on day 2 of The Championships at Royal Randwick this afternoon.

The Offer has produced an incredible turn of foot to win the 2014 Sydney Cup. Photo: Steve Hart

Jumping only ...

Waller Dominates 2014 Neville Sellwood Stakes Nominations

Waller Dominates 2014 Neville Sellwood Stakes Nominations

Leading Sydney trainer Chris Waller has included seven horses in the 2014 Neville Sellwood Stakes nominations, but only a couple of his gallopers are expected to contest the Group 1 event.

Boban has been included in the nominations for the 2014 Neville Sellwood Stakes, but is unlikely to contest the Group 2 event. Photo by: Steve Hart

Headlining the Waller-trained ...

2014 Newmarket Handicap Day Scratchings And Track Report

2014 Newmarket Handicap Day Scratchings And Track Report

Super Saturday is one of the biggest days on the Australian racing calendar and there is plenty of exciting racing right across the Flemington card; headlined by the Group 1 Newmarket Handicap (1200m) and Group 1 Australian Cup(2000m).

Shamexpress will defend his title in the 2014 Newmarket Handicap at Flemington this afternoon. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

There ...

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).

Prince Of Penzance will be chasing his second straight win when he runs in the Mornington Cup this Wednesday. Photo by: Race ...

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.

Prince Of Penzance upset Laidback Larry and He's Your Man to win the Mornington Cup Prelude at Caulfield last weekend. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Headlining the Mornington Cup nominations ...

Young UK Hoop Scores New Year’s Day Win on Outback Joe

Young UK Hoop Scores New Year’s Day Win on Outback Joe

Young UK apprentice jockey Oisin Murphy enjoyed a stakes win to start the New Year at Flemington Racecourse on Wednesday saluting in the $150,000 Listed Bagot Handicap (2800m) aboard progressive stayer Outback Joe.

Regular rider for famous English trainer Andrew Balding, Murphy is currently on loan to Melbourne’s Danny O’Brien for our summer.

On New Year’s Day 2014 ...

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.

Award Season has earned a start in the Mornington Cup this afternoon. Photo: Steve Hart

When markets for the $350,000 Listed Mornington Cup (2400m) ...

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).

Prelude winner Durnford is the best fancied of Pat Carey's four Mornington Cup acceptors this ...

Tuscan Fire Narrow 2013 Mornington Cup Betting Favourite

Tuscan Fire Narrow 2013 Mornington Cup Betting Favourite

Dan O’Sullivan’s consistent six-year-old stayer Tuscan Fire has opened favourite in the Mornington Cup 2013 odds for this Wednesday but there are a number of rival gallopers hot on their heels in the markets.

Tuscan Fire has opened early favourite to win the 2013 Mornington Cup this Wednesday. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

Running as Mornington Race 8 at ...