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2015 Warrnambool Cup Tips & Selections

2015 Warrnambool Cup Tips & Selections

Today the headline race of the Warrnambool Racing Carnival takes place in country Victoria with the Warrnambool Cup 2015, betting tips for the handicap clash found below. This year’s $200,000 Listed Sungold Milk Warrnambool Cup (2350m) runs as Race 8 at 3:20pm (AEST) this afternoon and originally attracted 15 final acceptors. The field has been…

2015 Warrnambool Cup Field Features Tooleybuc Kid

2015 Warrnambool Cup Field Features Tooleybuc Kid

This Thursday the always-popular Warrnambool Cup 2015 takes centre stage at Warrnambool Racecourse and one of the sure-to-be favourites in the official field is the Darren Weir-trained Tooleybuc Kid. Last Warrnambool Racing Carnival the local Wangoom-based Weir enjoyed seven winners that saw him score a $41,000 Mercedes, which was on offer to any trainer who…

2014 Cranbourne Cup Field Released for Sunday

2014 Cranbourne Cup Field Released for Sunday

This Sunday Victoria will host its latest Spring Cups clash with the Cranbourne Cup 2014 set to take place, the field for the black type showdown now out. Following the release of 27 nominations earlier in the week there are now 15 final acceptors set to face off in this year’s $200,000 Listed Cranbourne Cup…

Poste Restante Earns Summer Cup 2012 Call Up

Poste Restante Earns Summer Cup 2012 Call Up

The 2012 Summer Cup at Rosehill Gardens on Boxing Day is now firmly on the agenda for Poste Restante after Desleigh Forster’s smart mare posted her second win on the trot over the weekend in Brisbane. The Postponed four-year-old, formerly prepared in New Zealand, joined Forster’s Eagle Farm stables midway through the year and has…

Booming Heads Queen’s Cup 2012 Odds

Booming Heads Queen’s Cup 2012 Odds

In-form Kiwi galloper Booming has opened as the pronounced favourite in the 2012 Queen’s Cup odds ahead of the popular winter feature running at Eagle Farm this Saturday. Coming off a gallant second to former New Zealander Ginga Dude in the Group 3 Tatt’s Cup (2200m) at Eagle Farm a fortnight ago, Jeff Lynds’ veteran…

Thompson to Cull Queen’s Cup 2012 Nominations

Thompson to Cull Queen’s Cup 2012 Nominations

Patinack Farm’s head trainer John P Thompson may have nominated four from his stables for the 2012 Queen’s Cup at Eagle Farm this weekend but he could be down to just one horse at acceptance stage as he also eyes on Thursday week’s Grafton Cup. The latest Group race of the Queensland Winter Racing Carnival,…

2012 Queen’s Cup Nominations Released

2012 Queen’s Cup Nominations Released

The latest race to run over the two-mile Melbourne Cup distance takes place this Saturday in Queensland with the Queen’s Cup 2012 at Eagle Farm Racecourse. Headlining the weekend’s winter racing action the $150,000 Group 3 Queen’s Cup (3200m) has drawn just 12 nominations this year. There is plenty of quality in the off-season stayers…

2012 BTC Chairman’s Handicap Betting Tips & Selections

2012 BTC Chairman’s Handicap Betting Tips & Selections

Aside from the BTC Cup at Doomben Racecourse this Saturday the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival action also includes the Chairman’s Handicap 2012, the Races.com.au team’s insider tips for which can be found below. A seemingly below-par field of 13 gallopers has been accepted for this year’s edition of the $115,000 Chairman’s Handicap (2000m), running as…

Chairman’s Handicap 2012 Odds Lead by Six O’Clock News

Chairman’s Handicap 2012 Odds Lead by Six O’Clock News

Kiwi raider Six O’Clock News has opened the favourite to win the Chairman’s Handicap 2012 at Doomben on BTC Cup Day this Saturday but is the veteran Zabeel gelding capable of saluting for the punter in their first run in Australia since the spring of 2009? Due to jump as Doomben Race 5 at 2:30pm…

2012 Chairman’s Handicap Field & Barriers Released

2012 Chairman’s Handicap Field & Barriers Released

The final field and barrier draw for the BTC Chairman’s Handicap 2012 at Doomben Racecourse this Saturday has now been released with a smart 13-horse line-up assembled. Set to run as Doomben Race 5 at 2:30pm on BTC Cup Day the $115,000 Group 3 BOQ Albany Creek Chairman’s Handicap (2000m) is shaping up as an…