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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…

2010 JRA Cup Final Field & Barrier Draw

2010 JRA Cup Final Field & Barrier Draw

The 2010 JRA Cup, to run under the lights at Moonee Valley this Friday night, has drawn a capacity field of 14 horses including many that are either seeking a qualification for the Caulfield Cup or looking to move up the order of entry. The winner of the $200,000 Group 3 JRA Cup (2040m) will…

Herculian Prince & Speed Gifted Favourites in 2010 The Metropolitan Betting

Herculian Prince & Speed Gifted Favourites in 2010 The Metropolitan Betting

Leading online bookmaker have opened their ante-post betting markets for the $350,000 Group 1 AJC The Metropolitan (2400m) at Randwick, with geldings Herculian Prince and Speed Gifted opening as equal favourites. Both the Gai Waterhouse-trained Herculian Prince and Lee Freedman’s Speed Gifted are paying $10 to win the 2010 The Metropolitan on October 2 through…

Chartreux Wins 2010 Schweppes WATC Derby

Chartreux Wins 2010 Schweppes WATC Derby

On Saturday at the esteemed Ascot racecourse in Perth, up-and-coming Victorian stayer Chartreux secured a coveted Group 1 win in the $500,000 Group 1 WATC Derby (2400m). Trained by masterful Flemington-based mentor David Hayes, interstate raider Chartreux ($5.50) defeated many local hopefuls including the Neville Parnham-trained Bridgestone ($4.50) with the $3.50 favourite and Melvista Stakes…

2010 Schweppes WATC Derby Final Field & Preview

2010 Schweppes WATC Derby Final Field & Preview

This Saturday Perth’s premier racecourse at Ascot will be home to the 123rd running of the time-honoured $500,000 Group 1 WATC Derby (2400m). Fifteen top three-year-old gallopers will contest the 2010 Schweppes WATC Derby including two runners from the stables of local trainer Neville Parnham. Parnham has his Blackfriars colt God Has Spoken jumping from…