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Tuscan Fired Up for 2015 Mornington Cup Bid

Tuscan Fired Up for 2015 Mornington Cup Bid

Ballarat trainer Dan O’Sullivan has named March’s Mornington Cup 2015 as the long range aim for his evergreen veteran Tuscan Fire who races again at Flemington this weekend. The Tuscanos eight-year-old is engaged to run in the $80,000 The Spotless Western Health Cup (2000m) on Saturday where he’ll be out to atone for his fifth…

Mujadale Leads All The Way to Win 2014 Ballarat Cup

Mujadale Leads All The Way to Win 2014 Ballarat Cup

In a thrilling front-rolling effort the Paul Jones-trained stayer Mujadale led all the way today to secure his second provincial cup win in as many starts taking out the Ballarat Cup 2014 in Victoria. The Stawell-based Mujahid seven-year-old backed up from an Ararat Gold Cup victory over 2000m from November 9, local Ballarat jockey Kevin…

2014 Ballarat Cup Final Field & Barrier Draw

2014 Ballarat Cup Final Field & Barrier Draw

A capacity field of 18 gallopers plus one emergency has accepted for the Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m) this Saturday, the stand-alone feature on the program at Ballarat Racecourse. Headlining the field are both Fat Al and Tuscan Fire, who’ll each carry the top weight of 60kg in the race – up to six kilos more…

2014 Doomben Cup Results – Streama Wins Fourth Group 1

2014 Doomben Cup Results – Streama Wins Fourth Group 1

Popular mare Streama recorded her fourth victory at Group 1 level with a typically professional performance in the 2014 Doomben Cup this afternoon. Jockey Blake Shinn opted to push forward on Streama in the early stages of the race and settled the Stratum mare in a beautiful condition just behind the leaders Leebaz and Fat Al….

10-Horse 2014 Doomben Cup Field Announced

10-Horse 2014 Doomben Cup Field Announced

A final field of 10 smart gallopers is engaged to face off in the Doomben Cup 2014 this weekend as the Group 1 action of the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival continues. Included in the field for this year’s $500,000 Group 1 Titan Energy Services Doomben Cup (2000m) are all three of the late entries that…

Moody Duo to Run in 2014 Doomben Cup Field

Moody Duo to Run in 2014 Doomben Cup Field

Melbourne’s top trainer Peter Moody has confirmed connections will be accepting for two of his three Doomben Cup 2014 entries for this Saturday with Fat Al and Floria to represent the stable. Moody nominated for a trio of stayers in this year’s $500,000 Group 1 Titan Energy Services Doomben Cup (2000m) however American-bred stallion Kitten…

Streama Claims Strong Win in 2014 Hollindale Stakes

Streama Claims Strong Win in 2014 Hollindale Stakes

Talented and consistent performer Streama has produced a strong sprint in the final straight to win the featured Group 2 Wimmers Soft Drinks A.D. Hollindale Stakes (1800m) on the Gold Coast ahead of Mr O’Ceirin and Precedence. Jumping from the gates only fairly, the Stratum mare settled well off the pace of early leaders Fat…

I’m Imposing Among 2014 JRA Plate Nominations

I’m Imposing Among 2014 JRA Plate Nominations

Chris Waller’s Group 3 winning import I’m Imposing is one of the trainer’s five JRA Plate 2014 nominees for the Royal Randwickshowdown this weekend. Waller has nominated for five from his in-form stables, his contingent dominating the early entries for this Saturday’s $150,000 Group 3 Japan Racing Association Plate (2000m). A nice race for the…

2014 Doncaster Mile Form Guide & Betting Preview

2014 Doncaster Mile Form Guide & Betting Preview

This weekend in Sydney the race fans are treated to a bumper day’s racing at Royal Randwick, the meeting’s four Group 1 features headlined by the Doncaster Mile 2014. Running as Randwick Race 8 at 4:30pm (AEST), this year’s $3 million Group 1 The Star Doncaster Mile (1600m) features a capacity field and plenty of…

2014 Doncaster Mile Barrier Draw

2014 Doncaster Mile Barrier Draw

The 2014 Doncaster Mile barrier draw is set has had an impact on the betting markets for the Group 1 event; with a number of the leading contenders drawing wide gates for the $3.5 million race that will be run at Royal Randwick this weekend. Team Hawkes-trained Messene is currently a clear favourite in 2014 Doncaster…