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Canny Ballad Scores Upset 2016 Darwin Cup Win

Canny Ballad Scores Upset 2016 Darwin Cup Win

On Monday the Northern Territory’s premier race was run and won in an upset with eleventh hour addition Canny Ballad taking out the Darwin Cup 2016.

Canny Ballad (outside, pictured at Warwick Farm) scored an upset win in Monday’s Darwin Cup 2016 at Fannie Bay. Photo: Steve Hart.

The early scratching of Alice Springs Cup winner Montalto from the ...

2016 Darwin Cup Tips & Odds Update

2016 Darwin Cup Tips & Odds Update

This afternoon the Darwin Cup 2016 takes centre stage up in the Top End, betting tips and the latest odds on the Northern Territory’s showcase detailed below.

Our Valdivia is the Races.com.au tip to win Monday’s 2016 Darwin Cup. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

Due to run as Race 9 as the last on the program at 5:25pm (local), this year’s $200,000 ...

2015 Winter Challenge Distance Issue for Canny Ballad

2015 Winter Challenge Distance Issue for Canny Ballad

Wyong Cup-bound gelding Canny Ballad will use Saturday’s Winter Challenge 2015 as a stepping stone to longer distance assignments this campaign despite the unsuitably short length of the Rosehill showdown.

Canny Ballad (outside) will run in Saturday’s 2015 Winter Challenge despite being suited to more distance. Photo: Steve Hart.

The John Thompson-trained son of Dream Ballad, turning six on ...

2015 Wyong Cup Bid for Canny Ballad

2015 Wyong Cup Bid for Canny Ballad

Randwick-based trainer John Thompson will saddle-up Canny Ballad at Rosehill Gardens this weekend for the galloper’s first run under his care with an eye on a Wyong Cup 2015 start in September.

Canny Ballad (outside) is 2015 Wyong Cup bound this September but runs at Rosehill this weekend. Photo: Steve Hart.

A winner of five of his 26 starts to ...

Fiveandahalfstar Set to Resume in 2015 Southern Cross Stakes

Fiveandahalfstar Set to Resume in 2015 Southern Cross Stakes

Nine sprinters have accepted for the Group 3 Southern Cross Stakes (1200m), which is running at Royal Randwick Racecourse on Saturday.

Fiveandahalfstar is one of nine horses set to tackle the Southern Cross Stakes at Randwick on Saturday. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Headlining the field is the Anthony Cummings-trained Fiveandahalfstar, who is set to have his ...

2015 Southern Cross Stakes Nominations Released

2015 Southern Cross Stakes Nominations Released

The Group 3 Southern Cross Stakes (1200m) is one of four Group races running at Royal Randwick Racecourse this Saturday, marking the official commencement of the autumn racing carnival.

After a 22 month absence due to injury, Fiveandahalfstar is set to resume in the Southern Cross Stakes on Saturday. Photo by Steve Hart.

14 sprinters were nominated for the race ...

2014 Craven Plate Odds: Rising Romance Jumps to Favourite

2014 Craven Plate Odds: Rising Romance Jumps to Favourite

A final field of just six stayers will line-up for the Group 3 Craven Plate (2000m) on Saturday, after early favourite Hawkspur was scratched from the race.

Rising Romance shoots to Craven Plate betting favourite after scratching of Hawkspur. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Chris Waller-trained gelding was due to enjoy the rails under jockey Tye Angland after drawing ...

2014 Craven Plate Attracts Final Field of Just Seven

2014 Craven Plate Attracts Final Field of Just Seven

The final field and barrier draw has been announced for the Group 3 Craven Plate (2000m), due to run at Royal Randwick Racecourse this Saturday as part of Epsom Handicap Day.

Hawkspur leads the final field for the 2014 Craven Plate at Randwick this Saturday. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Ten of the nominations declared on Monday have dropped out ...

International Talent Dominates 2014 Craven Plate Nominations

International Talent Dominates 2014 Craven Plate Nominations

The 2014 Craven Plate field is set to be dominated by international stayers after nominations for the Royal Randwick race were taken today.

Sacred Falls is one of nine horses nominated by Chris Waller for the Craven Plate. Photo by Steve Hart.

17 quality stayers declared for the Group 3 Craven Plate (2000m), with 14 of the nominations coming from ...

2014 Newcastle Cup Field & Odds

2014 Newcastle Cup Field & Odds

This Thursday the Sydney Spring Racing Carnival action moves to Newcastle Racecourse with the Newcastle Cup 2014 taking centre stage with a 15-horse field.

Wyong Cup winner Multilateral is favourite for Thursday's Newcastle Cup 2014. Photo: Steve Hart.

Running as Race 7 at 4:40pm on the second day of the two meeting Newcastle Cup Carnival this year’s field for the ...