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Mujadale Primed for Ballarat Cup Defence

Mujadale Primed for Ballarat Cup Defence

Mujadale posted an impressive start-to-finish win in the 2014 Ballarat Cup (2200m), and trainer Peter Jones is confident the eight-year-old is in the right form to successfully defend his crown in the featured country race on Saturday.

Mujadale is primed for a big performance in Saturday’s 2015 Ballarat Cup. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

Jumping from the gates well in ...

Foundry Tops 2015 The Bart Cummings Field & Odds

Foundry Tops 2015 The Bart Cummings Field & Odds

A ballot exemption for the iconic Melbourne Cup is up for grabs at Flemington Racecourse this Sunday on Turnbull Stakes Day for the winner of The Bart Cummings 2015 where the early favourite is the Robert Hickmott-trained Foundry.

Foundry (outside) is the favourite to take out the 2015 The Bart Cummings and Melbourne Cup ballot exemption at Flemington ...

2015 Harry White Classic Field & Odds: Top 2 Hard to Split

2015 Harry White Classic Field & Odds: Top 2 Hard to Split

The bookmakers are having a hard time separating the top two chances in the opening black-type race in Melbourne on Underwood Stakes Day this weekend with Excess Knowledge and Albonetti batting for favouritism for Saturday’s Harry White Classic 2015.

Excess Knowledge is current narrow favourite to take out the 2015 Harry White Classic over 2400m at Caulfield on Saturday. ...

Tuscan Fired Up for 2015 Mornington Cup Bid

Tuscan Fired Up for 2015 Mornington Cup Bid

Ballarat trainer Dan O’Sullivan has named March’s Mornington Cup 2015 as the long range aim for his evergreen veteran Tuscan Fire who races again at Flemington this weekend.

Tuscan Fire could shoot for a second Mornington Cup win next March. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The Tuscanos eight-year-old is engaged to run in the $80,000 The Spotless Western Health Cup...

Hurdy Gurdy Man Will Tackle Werribee Open Handicap

Hurdy Gurdy Man Will Tackle Werribee Open Handicap

Darren Weir’s Hurdy Gurdy Man has made a name for himself in country cups over the past two seasons after winning the Woodford, Hobart, Murthoa, and Hamilton Cups.

Hurdy Gurdy Man, who has missed out to Mujadale (pictured) his last two times out, will run in the Werribee Open Handicap next month. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

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Mujadale Leads All The Way to Win 2014 Ballarat Cup

Mujadale Leads All The Way to Win 2014 Ballarat Cup

In a thrilling front-rolling effort the Paul Jones-trained stayer Mujadale led all the way today to secure his second provincial cup win in as many starts taking out the Ballarat Cup 2014 in Victoria.

Mujadale (pictured here at Flemington) won the 2014 Ballarat Cup for local jockey Kevin Forrester. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The Stawell-based Mujahid seven-year-old backed ...

Veteran Ready to Fire in Ballarat Cup 2014

Veteran Ready to Fire in Ballarat Cup 2014

Despite having the hefty 60kg top weight to lump around his local track at Ballarat Racecourse on Saturday the Dan O’Sullivan-trained Tuscan Fire is in top form and ready to go in the 2014 Ballarat Cup.

Tuscan Fire (outside) is a top fancy despite a big weight in the Ballarat Cup 2014 this weekend. Photo: Sarah Ebbett.

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Smerdon Hopes 2014 Ballarat Cup Odds are Right

Smerdon Hopes 2014 Ballarat Cup Odds are Right

Caulfield’s Robert Smerdon hopes the Ballarat Cup 2014 bookies have it right after they surprisingly installed his in-form mare Spinderbella at the top of the odds for Saturday’s showdown.

Spinderbella is favourite for the 2014 Ballarat Cup this Saturday. Photo: Sarah Ebbett.

The last black-type of the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival, the $200,000 Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m) on the ...

2014 Ballarat Cup Betting Update

2014 Ballarat Cup Betting Update

18 stayers plus one emergency are set to run in the Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m) on Saturday, offering punters a variety of excellent betting opportunities.

Spinderbella is favourite to win the Ballarat Cup in the fixed-odds betting market. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

The $200,000 race is the stand-alone feature on the Saturday program at Ballarat Racecourse.

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2014 Ballarat Cup Final Field & Barrier Draw

2014 Ballarat Cup Final Field & Barrier Draw

A capacity field of 18 gallopers plus one emergency has accepted for the Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m) this Saturday, the stand-alone feature on the program at Ballarat Racecourse.

Tuscan Fire headlines the final field for the 2014 Ballarat Cup and will enjoy a start from barrier one. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Headlining the field are both Fat ...