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Melbourne Cup 2012 Next for Geelong Cup Winner Gatewood

Melbourne Cup 2012 Next for Geelong Cup Winner Gatewood

John Gosden’s exciting British raider Gatewood continued the strong form of the internationals in the Geelong Cup winning the race thanks to some brilliant late sectionals, likely earning a start in the 2012 Melbourne Cup at Flemington next month. Making up for a luckless seventh in their Australian debut when beaten five and a half…

2012 Geelong Cup Odds Update – Brigantin New Favourite

2012 Geelong Cup Odds Update – Brigantin New Favourite

Andre Fabre’s exciting French raider Brigantin has been heavily backed in the Geelong Cup 2012 odds for this afternoon’s important Melbourne Cup lead-up and is now favourite for the mile and a half feature. Two other champions from France have secured the Geelong Cup – Melbourne Cup double over the past two years with Americain…

Gatewood Opens Favourite in Geelong Cup 2012 Odds

Gatewood Opens Favourite in Geelong Cup 2012 Odds

Despite the hype on French-trained galloper Brigantin it is the John Gosden-trained British raider Gatewood who has opened the early favourite in the 2012 Geelong Cup odds for this Wednesday’s highly anticipated clash. The status of this year’s $300,000 Group 3 Geelong Cup (2400m) is the highest ever after the race produced the past two…

Melbourne Cup Horses Saturate Geelong Cup 2012 Nominations

Melbourne Cup Horses Saturate Geelong Cup 2012 Nominations

Next Wednesday, October 24, one of the most crucial 2012 Melbourne Cup lead-up races will take place in Victoria with the $300,000 Group 3 Geelong Cup (2400m), nominations for which are now out. This year the 2012 Geelong Cup has attracted 23 early entries, all but two of which are also still in the running…

WATC Derby 2012 Odds & Nominations

WATC Derby 2012 Odds & Nominations

Early entries and odds for the upcoming 2012 WATC Derby in Perth have now been released, Vaughn Sigley’s promising Blackfriars colt Rohan topping the early markets for the Ascot feature. Set to run at Ascot on Saturday April 14, the $400,000 Group 2 W.A.T.C. Derby (2400m) attracted 78 nominations, five of which have since been…

Keith F Nolan Classic 2012 Betting Update

Keith F Nolan Classic 2012 Betting Update

With the bumper day of racing at Rosehill now out of the way, the horse racing world turns their attention to Sunday where the feature event is the Illawarra Mercury Keith F Nolan Classic 2012 which will be held at Kembla Grange Racecourse. A field of nine three-year-old fillies will line up to contest the…

Quinn Seeks Record Breaking 2012 Keith F Nolan Classic Win

Quinn Seeks Record Breaking 2012 Keith F Nolan Classic Win

This Sunday Rod Quinn will be looking to become the most successful jockey in the Keith F Nolan Classic’s history when he shoots for victory aboard the Guy Walter-trained Appearance. Set to run as Kembla Grange Race 6 at 4:16pm, the $150,000 Group 3 Illawarra Mercury Keith F Nolan Classic (1600m) field is down to…

She Goes To Rio Heads 2012 Keith Nolan Classic Nominations

She Goes To Rio Heads 2012 Keith Nolan Classic Nominations

After opting not to late nominate his Canberra Guineas winning She Goes To Rio for Saturday’s Coolmore Classic at Rosehill, Sydney horseman Anthony Cummings will take the improving filly to Kembla Grange on Sunday for the Keith Nolan Classic 2012. While the Group 1 Coolmore Classic (1500m) boasts a lucrative total prize pool of $600,000,…

Nominations – Phar Lap Stakes 2012

Nominations – Phar Lap Stakes 2012

The 2012 Phar Lap Stakes stands as a a key race on a bumper nine-race card to take place at Rosehill Gardens this weekend as part of 2012 Coolmore Classic Day. A total of 18 horses have been nominated for the $175,000 Group 2 event which is exclusively open to three-year-old horses and will be…