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Taiyoo Heads 2015 Lord Reims Stakes Field

Taiyoo Heads 2015 Lord Reims Stakes Field

After nominating for three hopes from his Ballarat stables, Victorian horseman Darren Weir has accepted for just Taiyoo in the Lord Reims Stakes 2015 at Morphettville Racecourse this weekend. The Haradasun gelding is the likely favourite in a 10-horse field of stayers accepted to face off in the $115,000 Group 3 James Boags Premium Lord…

Renew Takes Out Sandown Cup

Renew Takes Out Sandown Cup

Clear favourite Renew has delivered young trainer Archie Alexander an impressive staying victory this afternoon, displaying a keen turn of foot in the final straight to take out the Listed Sandown Cup (3200m). Jumping from the gates well, Renew settled well within the pack of eleven at Sandown; allowing early leaders Distillation, Ancient King and…

2014 Adelaide Cup Final Field Released

2014 Adelaide Cup Final Field Released

The 2014 Adelaide Cup final field and barrier draw has been released; with a field of sixteen runners set to contest the Group 2 event at Morphettville on Monday. Perth Cup winner Black Tycoon will carry the top weight of 59kg in the Adelaide Cup and had his winning chances diminished further when connections drew…

Distillation Claims 2014 Group 3 Lord Reims Stakes

Distillation Claims 2014 Group 3 Lord Reims Stakes

Well-trialled local Distillation has dictated the pace only 800 metres into running and maintained control to claim the 2014 Group 3 Lord Reims Stakes (2600m) at Morphettville Racecourse ahead of Base and Waltzing To Win this afternoon. Having jumped from the gates fairly, the classy Half Hennessy gelding initially took up a place on the…

Tuscan Fire 2013 Adelaide Cup Betting Favourite

Tuscan Fire 2013 Adelaide Cup Betting Favourite

The pre-post market has been released for the Group 2 $400,000 2013 Adelaide Cup (3200m) which will take place at Morphetville on Monday, March 11. Heading the market is Tuscan Fire ($4.40) who has been in outstanding form this preparation. The Ballarat-based gelding was last seen dominating the Listed Mornington Cup by three lengths which was…