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Cup Attracts a Stayer’s Dozen

Cup Attracts a Stayer’s Dozen

Despite its potential to unveil a genuine Melbourne Cup contender, being run over the same testing two-mile distance as its famous Flemington counterpart, this year’s Stayer’s Cup at Rosehill has attracted just 12 entries.

The feature event running at Rosehill Gardens this Saturday, the $100,000 Listed Stayer’s Cup (3200m) originally only drew five horses when nominations closed on Tuesday.

After ...

Launceston Cup 2011 Betting Tips & Odds

Launceston Cup 2011 Betting Tips & Odds

Today the $225,000 Group 3 Launceston Cup (2400m) will continue the action of this year’s Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival and below we have the exclusive 2011 Launceston Cup betting tips.

The 2011 Launceston Cup field features 16 quality gallopers lead by the punters’ favourite, #3 Bid Spotter.

Horse Racing Tip Our tip for the winning Launceston Cup Quinella...

2011 Launceston Cup Final Field & Preview

2011 Launceston Cup Final Field & Preview

On Wednesday February 23 the latest Group race feature of the 2011 Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival will take place at Mowbray Racecourse in Launceston with the $225,000 Group 3 AAMI 2011 Launceston Cup (2400m).

The 2011 Launceston Cup has attracted a capacity 16-horse final field plus two emergencies.

Top-rated and weighted Launceston Cup acceptor this year is the Troy Blacker-trained ...

2011 Hobart Cup Won by Bid Spotter on way to Launceston Cup

2011 Hobart Cup Won by Bid Spotter on way to Launceston Cup

Sydney raider Bid Spotter took out the 2011 Hobart Cup in an upset result on Sunday February 13, the Graeme Rogerson-trained gelding one of three long-priced roughies in the winning Hobart Cup Trifecta this year.

The $300,000 Group 3 Hobart Cup (2200m) is Tasmania’s richest race for thoroughbreds and Sunday’s result was the sixth consecutive year an interstate runner claimed ...

My Bentley to Target 2011 Melbourne Cup after Ballarat Cup Win

My Bentley to Target 2011 Melbourne Cup after Ballarat Cup Win

The Michael Kent-trained My Bentley could target the 2011 Melbourne Cup next spring racing carnival after the six-year-old coasted to victory in the $130,000 Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m) on Sunday.

My Bentley ($5.50) and jockey Brad Rawiller proved too good for their rivals, scoring victory over a length ahead of Peter Snowden’s Kidnapped ($8.50) while long-priced outsider Allanthus ($26) was ...

2010 Ballarat Cup Field, Form & Betting

2010 Ballarat Cup Field, Form & Betting

The feature horse race this Sunday November 20th will take place in Victoria with the $130,000 Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m) set to light up the track, the feature running on a Sunday for the first time in history.

The 2010 Ballarat Cup has drawn a final field of 16 quality stayers with the Peter Snowden-trained Kidnapped the top-weight with ...

2010 Eclipse Stakes Won by Viking Hero

2010 Eclipse Stakes Won by Viking Hero

On Saturday November 13 Betfair Park Sandown Hillside hosted the final Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival meeting and towards the end of the day four-year-old Viking Hero claimed a long overdue victory in the $125,000 Group 3 Eclipse Stakes (1800m).

In a brave display on a Heavy 9 track at the Sandown Racecourse, the Michael Moroney-trained Viking Hero ($7.50) dug deep ...