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Mornington Cup Prelude 2013 Odds – Elusive King Narrow Favourite

Mornington Cup Prelude 2013 Odds – Elusive King Narrow Favourite

Peter Moody’s in-form five-year-old Elusive King has opened favourite for this Saturday’s 2013 Mornington Cup Prelude at Melbourne’s Caulfield Racecourse after a nice run at Flemington last time out. The Elusive Quality gelding is one of 12 staying types engaged for the $120,000 Listed National Jockeys’ Trust Mornington Cup Prelude (2000m) on the weekend, Elusive…

2013 Mornington Cup Prelude Final Field Revealed

2013 Mornington Cup Prelude Final Field Revealed

This Saturday Caulfield Racecourse will host a quartet of Listed features, one of which is the Mornington Cup Prelude 2013 for horses heading towards the $200,000 Listed Mornignton Cup (2400m) on February 13. The $120,000 Listed Prelude is run over 2000m and will run as Race 5 at 3:25pm as the last of the four…

Mornington Cup Prelude 2013 Nominations

Mornington Cup Prelude 2013 Nominations

A large nominations list has been announced for the Listed 2013 Mornington Cup Prelude (2000m) which will take place at Caulfield on Saturday. A decent 24-horse group of horses have been entered for the $120,000 event which gives runners a chance to press their claims ahead of the 2013 Mornington Cup on February 13. As…

2012 Cranbourne Cup Betting Odds & Preview – Sunday Racing

2012 Cranbourne Cup Betting Odds & Preview – Sunday Racing

This weekend after the action of Caulfield Guineas Day on Saturday, Sunday’s headline event is also in Melbourne with the Cranbourne Cup 2012. Due to run as Cranbourne Race 8 at 3:58pm (AEST) the $200,000 Listed Cranbourne Cup (2025m) has this year drawn a capacity field of 16 starters plus an emergency with a relatively…

Cranbourne Cup 2012 – Final Field and Barrier Draw

Cranbourne Cup 2012 – Final Field and Barrier Draw

All the talk this week is of course about Caulfield Guineas Day on Saturday, which means the 2012 Cranbourne Cup (2025m) on Sunday has become something of a forgotten race. But a big field including plenty of decent stayers will ensure it is as exciting as always, with 16 horses named to contest the $200,000…

Warrnambool Cup 2012 Nominations

Warrnambool Cup 2012 Nominations

Two time Group level winner Larry’s Never Later heads nominations for the Listed $200,000 2012 Warrnambool Cup (2350m) that will take place as the feature event on a 10-race card this Thursday. The versatile Jim Conlan-trained gelding is a regular metropolitan runner and will head to the Warrnambool with promising form on his side after…

Domesky the 2011 Ballarat Cup winner

Domesky the 2011 Ballarat Cup winner

Domesky defied a betting drift ($5.50 out to $6.50) to pick the Listed 2011 Ballarat Cup on a dead track today. The win gave trainer Mick Kent and jockey Brad Rawiller back to back Ballarat Cup winners with My Bentley having won the 2010 edition. Domesky was suited by the quick pace up front set…

2011 Ballarat Cup betting preview and tips

2011 Ballarat Cup betting preview and tips

The 2011 Ballarat Cup betting is wide open with the Peter Moody trained Rothera ($4.40) favourite with . The weight of having the leading trainer and jockey Luke Nolen on top of his recent win in the Eclipse Stakes at Sandown Hillside is on everyone’s mind. And yesterday’s rain at Ballarat will do Rothera no…

2011 Ballarat Cup Field & Barrier Draw

2011 Ballarat Cup Field & Barrier Draw

This Sunday Ballarat Racecourse will come to life hosting one of the final black-type staying showdowns of the year, the Ballarat Cup 2011, acceptances for which were taken by Racing Victoria on Thursday. A near-capacity field of 17 stayers make up the final field for the $150,000 Ballarat Cup (2200m) this year, the handicap feature…

Ballarat Cup 2011 Nominations & Weights

Ballarat Cup 2011 Nominations & Weights

While the action of the Perth Summer Racing Carnival heats up Ascot Racecourse over in WA this Saturday, the end-of-season racing continues in Victoria with the 2011 Ballarat Cup. Headlining an exciting 10-race Saturday program, the $150,000 Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m) has attracted 22 horses at nomination stage this year. Topweight of the entries is…