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2017 Albury Gold Cup Field & Odds: Cool Chap v Goldstream

2017 Albury Gold Cup Field & Odds: Cool Chap v Goldstream

The bookies are having a hard time separating the top two chances in the Albury Gold Cup 2017 field and odds for Friday afternoon with Cool Chap and Goldstream sharing favouritism in the markets. Due to run as Race 6 at 4:25pm (AEDT), this season’s $180,000 Listed Commercial Club Albury Gold Cup (2000m) field features…

Clark Rides Dark Eyes to Victory in Canberra Cup 2017

Clark Rides Dark Eyes to Victory in Canberra Cup 2017

Jockey Tim Clark celebrated back-to-back wins in the 2017 Canberra Cup on Sunday with success aboard the Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott-trained Dark Eyes. Last autumn racing season Clark took out the $200,000 Listed Canberra Cup (2000m) aboard Hippopus (2016) for the same stable he won the handicap for over the weekend. Jumping the $3.60…

2017 Canberra Cup Field & Betting: Dark Eyes Early Favourite

2017 Canberra Cup Field & Betting: Dark Eyes Early Favourite

The Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott-trained Sydney stayer Dark Eyes has opened early favourite in Canberra Cup 2017 betting to take out the black-type clash at Thoroughbred Park on Sunday. A final field of 13 hopefuls is engaged for this weekend’s edition of the $200,000 Listed Canberra Cup (2000m), which runs on the same card…

Hobart Cup 2017 Betting Tips & Odds Update

Hobart Cup 2017 Betting Tips & Odds Update

Some of the best betting to be had on the weekend is down in Tasmania when the 2017 Hobart Cup runs on Sunday, tips and the updated odds for the mile and a half Group 3 found below. The $200,000 event has attracted a 10-horse field and is set to run as Hobart Race 8…

Big Duke Odds-On in Hobart Cup Betting 2017

Big Duke Odds-On in Hobart Cup Betting 2017

Despite a wide barrier draw for Sunday’s Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival feature the Darren Weir-trained Big Duke has opened odds-on favourite in 2017 Hobart Cup betting. Running as Race 8 at 4:10pm (AEDT), this season’s $200,000 Group 3 Hobart Cup (2400m) field features just the ten stayers and Weir’s in-form import Big Duke jumps from…

Freedman’s Cool Chap in 2017 Hobart Cup

Freedman’s Cool Chap in 2017 Hobart Cup

Team Freedman believe the stable has a key chance in the Hobart Cup 2017 field on Sunday with Group 1 performed Cool Chap travelling to the Apple Isle for the race. Just ten stayers make up the field for this summer’s $200,000 Group 3 Hobart Cup (2400m) including a very strong contingent of interstate raiders….

Weir Chases Fifth Win in Hobart Cup 2017

Weir Chases Fifth Win in Hobart Cup 2017

One of Victoria’s leading trainers Darren Weir has just the one runner in Big Duke as he looks to secure a fifth success in the 2017 Hobart Cup this Sunday. Weir has enjoyed four previous victories in the Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival staying feature with: True Courser (2006), Offenback (2008), Gotta Keep Cool (2009) and…

2017 Hobart Cup Field of 10 Released

2017 Hobart Cup Field of 10 Released

A 10-horse Hobart Cup 2017 field has been announced ahead of the Tasmanian staying showdown this Sunday with the reigning champion Up Cups to carry top weight. After the non-acceptance of the original highest three handicapped entries – Master Of Arts (59kg), Chance To Dance (58.5kg) and Kapour (57kg) – the David Brunton-trained Up Cups…

2017 Hobart Cup Nominations & Weights

2017 Hobart Cup Nominations & Weights

The key race in Tasmania on the weekend is Sunday’s Hobart Cup 2017, nominations and weights for which are headed by the Darren Weir-trained Master Of Arts. Continuing the action of the Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival, this season’s $200,000 Group 3 Hobart Cup (2400m) attracted 19 nominations. Sitting top of the Hobart Cup weights with…

Payne on Manageress in Ballarat Cup 2016

Payne on Manageress in Ballarat Cup 2016

Cranbourne’s Cindy Alderson has engaged the services of last year’s Melbourne Cup winning jockey Michelle Payne to ride her mare Manageress in the 2016 Ballarat Cup this Saturday. Magnus five-year-old Manageress is one of a full field of stayers in the $300,000 Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m) this spring jumping from barrier two with Payne aboard…