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Prelude Win Earns Durnford 2013 Mornington Cup Shot

Prelude Win Earns Durnford 2013 Mornington Cup Shot

The Mornington Cup 2013 on Wednesday week is now firmly on the agenda for Pat Carey’s local four-year-old after Durnford won the $120,000 Listed National Jockeys’ Trust Mornington Cup Prelude (2000m) at Caulfield Racecourse over the weekend. Coming off a nice second at Sandown from last month the Helenus gelding saluted as  $9 chance in…

Defending Champ Heads 2013 Hobart Cup Weights

Defending Champ Heads 2013 Hobart Cup Weights

Last year’s winner Geegees Blackflash heads the weights for Sunday week’s $225,000 Group 3 2013 Hobart Cup (2400m). The six-year-old has been asked to carry 59.5kg which is one kilogram more than he had when saluting in Tasmania’s biggest race last summer. Also being asked to carry heavy imposts are Gai Waterhouse-trained pair Kinnersley and…

Mornington Cup Prelude 2013 Odds – Elusive King Narrow Favourite

Mornington Cup Prelude 2013 Odds – Elusive King Narrow Favourite

Peter Moody’s in-form five-year-old Elusive King has opened favourite for this Saturday’s 2013 Mornington Cup Prelude at Melbourne’s Caulfield Racecourse after a nice run at Flemington last time out. The Elusive Quality gelding is one of 12 staying types engaged for the $120,000 Listed National Jockeys’ Trust Mornington Cup Prelude (2000m) on the weekend, Elusive…

2013 Mornington Cup Prelude Final Field Revealed

2013 Mornington Cup Prelude Final Field Revealed

This Saturday Caulfield Racecourse will host a quartet of Listed features, one of which is the Mornington Cup Prelude 2013 for horses heading towards the $200,000 Listed Mornignton Cup (2400m) on February 13. The $120,000 Listed Prelude is run over 2000m and will run as Race 5 at 3:25pm as the last of the four…

Northern Raiders Included in 2013 Hobart Cup Nominations

Northern Raiders Included in 2013 Hobart Cup Nominations

The Tasmanian locals will have to ward off some tough competition in their feature race this year with a number of interstate challengers set to make the trip south for the Group 3 2013 Hobart Cup (2400m) on February 10. Thirty five horses have been nominated for Tasmania’s biggest race including runners from the stables…

Mornington Cup Prelude 2013 Nominations

Mornington Cup Prelude 2013 Nominations

A large nominations list has been announced for the Listed 2013 Mornington Cup Prelude (2000m) which will take place at Caulfield on Saturday. A decent 24-horse group of horses have been entered for the $120,000 event which gives runners a chance to press their claims ahead of the 2013 Mornington Cup on February 13. As…

Kinnersley Heads 2012 Tattersall’s Cup Odds

Kinnersley Heads 2012 Tattersall’s Cup Odds

The Gai Waterhouse-trained Kinnersley has opened favourite to atone for their Ipswich Cup loss and take out the Tattersall’s Cup 2012 at Eagle Farm Racecourse this Saturday. The Al Maher five-year-old went out as the shortie in the Ipswich Cup markets last weekend but didn’t salute for the punters, instead finishing a half length away…

Tattersall’s Tiara 2012 for Mid Summer Music Next Race

Tattersall’s Tiara 2012 for Mid Summer Music Next Race

The closing Group 1 of the current racing season will be the 2012 Tattersall’s Tiara in Brisbane on Saturday week, the fillies and mares elite level earmarked for Peter Moody’s upset Stradbroke Handicap winner Mid Summer Music. Exceeding Moody’s expectations of her Oamaru Force six-year-old Mid Summer Music stole the show at Eagle Farm last…

Pink Ribbon Cup 2012 Odds & Betting Guide

Pink Ribbon Cup 2012 Odds & Betting Guide

While the big racing action this weekend is in Sydney for Doncaster Mile Day at Royal Randwick, Victoria’s Caulfield Racecourse will also host a crack day’s racing headlined by the 2012 Pink Ribbon Cup where a tight market features plenty of livewire chances. Due to run at 3:15pm as Caulfield Race 6 on Saturday the…

2012 Pink Ribbon Cup Field – Melbourne Cup Hope in the Mix

2012 Pink Ribbon Cup Field – Melbourne Cup Hope in the Mix

This Saturday Caulfield Racecourse will host Melbourne’s latest black type event with the Pink Ribbon Cup 2012, formerly the Anniversary Vase, taking centre stage where imported galloper and Melbourne Cup hopeful Seville will make their Australian race debut. Recent Lloyd Williams-purchased Galileo four-year-old Seville is one of 12 confirmed starters plus two emergencies engaged to…