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Writer Tops 2012 Townsville Cup Nominations

Writer Tops 2012 Townsville Cup Nominations

Rockhampton gelding Writer heads a 24-horse list of nominations for Saturday’s $100,000 2012 Townsville Cup (2100m).

Trained by David Stafford, the rising seven-year-old scored the biggest victory of his career last month when taking out the $100,000 Rockhampton Cup in his home town.

A son of Hemingway, the successful country gelding backed up his victory with a solid fourth in ...

Full Field for 2012 Rockhampton Cup

Full Field for 2012 Rockhampton Cup

A full field of 16 horses plus five emergencies has been named for Saturday’s $100,000 2012 Rockhampton Cup (1600m) that contains a number of local hopes as well as some southern invaders.

Carrying the top weight of 58kg is Cody Morgan-trained gelding Prussian Secret who has plenty of metropolitan experience and earlier this year ran fourth to Raspberries in ...