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Voila Ici Heads 2013 Grafton Cup Weights

Voila Ici Heads 2013 Grafton Cup Weights

Weights for next week’s Grafton Cup 2013 have now been released with the Peter Moody-trained Voila Ici the highest handicapped of the 32 stayers entered for the centenary edition of the Clarence River Jockey Club’s showcase race. Set to light up Grafton Racecourse on Thursday July 11, this year’s $150,000 Listed Dogherty Constructions 100th Grafton…

Quality Grafton Cup Nominations 2013 Announced

Quality Grafton Cup Nominations 2013 Announced

Next Thursday, July 11, the Clarence River Jockey Club will host their headline race with the 2013 Grafton Cup lighting up the track for the 100thtime. There are 32 nominations for the iconic $150,000 Listed 100th Grafton Cup (2350m) including eight last start winners. One of the most notable entries is the Joe Pride-trained Destiny’s…

Grafton Cup 2013 Target for De Fine Lago

Grafton Cup 2013 Target for De Fine Lago

After catching the eye with a narrow Moonee Valley win on the weekend connections of the Tony Vasil-trained De Fine Lago have confirmed a 2013 Grafton Cup target for the veteran galloper. A rising eight-year-old son of Delgao Brom, De Fine Lago held on in a tight finish on Saturday to beat home Upbeat by…

Munce Shatters Glass with Fifth Brisbane Cup Win

Munce Shatters Glass with Fifth Brisbane Cup Win

Champion jockey Chris Munce bagged his fifth Brisbane Cup victory and his second in as many years at Eagle Farm today with emerging stayer Tullamore upsetting race favourite Glass Harmonium. Prepared by Gai Waterhouse in Sydney, Savabeel four-year-old Tullamore was given a gun run from Munce in the $300,000 Group 2 Brisbane Cup (2400m), proving…

Growl is 2010 Hobart Cup Winner

Growl is 2010 Hobart Cup Winner

Yesterday the David Hayes-trained Growl claimed an upset victory in one of Tasmania?s most anticipated races, the $400 000 Group 3 AAMI Hobart Cup (2200m) at Elwick Racecourse. A seven-year-old Montjeu gelding, Growl ($12.20), ridden by Brad Rawilla, defeated De Fine Lago ($6.50) by four lengths with roughie Dream Pedlar ($30.20) in third. It was…