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2017 Caulfield Cup a Target for Egg Tart

2017 Caulfield Cup a Target for Egg Tart

Trainer Chris Waller has underlined the Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) as the likely major target for Egg Tart, who has returned to the Rosehill horseman’s stables following a short break. Egg Tart has been a standout for Waller in 2017 and will is amidst an impressive winning streak which now spans six; highlighted by…

Sense Of Occasion scores overdue G1 win in 2017 Doomben Cup

Sense Of Occasion scores overdue G1 win in 2017 Doomben Cup

Consistent galloper Sense Of Occasion scored an overdue Group 1 win in taking out the $650,000 Hardy Brothers Doomben Cup (2000m) at Doomben today. A late finishing burst from the Kris Lees trained Sense Of Occasion ($9) saw him outstay Star Exhibit ($8.50) with the Gold Coast trained Rudy ($31) running a brave race to…

Ongoing battle for favouritism for 2017 Doomben Cup

Ongoing battle for favouritism for 2017 Doomben Cup

The ongoing battle continues between It’s Somewhat and Articus for favouritism for the Group 1 $650,000 Hardy Brothers Doomben Cup (2000m) at Doomben today. The two highly fancied gallopers have been alternating positions at the top of the market order at Ladbrokes.com.au since the final field for the Doomben Cup was released on Wednesday with…

2017 Doomben Cup Tips & Odds Update

2017 Doomben Cup Tips & Odds Update

The Doomben Cup 2017 takes centre stage in Brisbane on the weekend, our insider betting tips and the latest odds on the weight-for-age winter classic detailed below. Two gallopers are nearly equal favouritism in the markets for Saturday’s $650,000 Group 1 Doomben Cup (2000m) with It’s Somewhat ($4.40) and Articus ($4) the ones the punters…

Doomben Cup 2017 Form Guide & Preview

Doomben Cup 2017 Form Guide & Preview

The second Group 1 of the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival takes place on Saturday and below punters will find a comprehensive 2017 Doomben Cup form guide analysis and betting preview on the weight-for-age feature. Sixteen stayers face off in this year’s $650,000 Group 1 Hardy Brothers Doomben Cup (2000m) when the classic runs as Doomben…

Beadman To Make 2017 Doomben Cup History

Beadman To Make 2017 Doomben Cup History

Interim head Godolphin trainer Darren Beadman is chasing his own unique page in the Doomben Cup 2017 history books on Saturday as he prepares to saddle-up the favourite in Brisbane’s Group 1 classic. A former champion jockey, Beadman enjoyed success on the other side of the saddle riding the Gai Waterhouse-trained Juggler to victory in…

Doomben Cup 2017 Betting: It’s Somewhat v Articus

Doomben Cup 2017 Betting: It’s Somewhat v Articus

The bookies are taking no chances with the flying Darren Weir stable as he prepares to win the big one in Brisbane on Saturday with his French import Articus gaining on the favourite It’s Somewhat in 2017 Doomben Cup betting. A capacity field of weight-for-age winter horses face off in this weekend’s $650,000 Group 1…

It’s Somewhat Leads 2017 Doomben Cup Field

It’s Somewhat Leads 2017 Doomben Cup Field

The now Darren Beadman-trained Godolphin galloper It’s Somewhat is out to continue his winning streak heading the Doomben Cup 2017 field in Brisbane on Saturday. Set to run as Doomben Race 7 at 4:01pm (AEST), this season’s $650,000 Group 1 Hardy Brothers Doomben Cup (2000m) has attracted a capacity field of weight-for-age hopefuls. Heading the…

Sound Proposition sweating on a run in the 2017 Doomben Cup

Sound Proposition sweating on a run in the 2017 Doomben Cup

Kiwi trainer Andrew Scott is sweating on a start for Sound Proposition in the Group 1 $650,000 Hardy Brothers Doomben Cup (2000m) at Doomben on Saturday. Sound Proposition is currently number thirty-one in the order for entry for the Doomben Cup but Scott, who trains in partnership with Lance O’Sullivan at Matamata, is hopeful of…

2017 Doomben Cup Nominations Attract 35 Hopefuls

2017 Doomben Cup Nominations Attract 35 Hopefuls

Racing Queensland received 35 Doomben Cup 2017 nominations for the Group 1 weight-for-age clash that will take place on Saturday May 20 during the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival. One of the early elite level features of the festival and the sole major for the staying types, this year’s $650,000 Group 1 Hardy Brothers Doomben Cup…