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Itstheone Wins Ballarat Cup

Itstheone Wins Ballarat Cup

Itstheone has given Mark Kavanagh another victory after winning today?s $130,000 Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m).

Starting as favourite for the race, Itstheone had a perfect run under jockey Kerrin McEvoy with a final sprint to make the lead in the final 200m.

The topweight of the race was New Zealand stayer Gallions Reach, which carried an impressive 57.5kg past ...

Five New Zealand Horses Qualified For Melbourne Cup

Five New Zealand Horses Qualified For Melbourne Cup

This year’s Melbourne Cup will feature five New Zealand horses including Daffodil, Capecover, Harris Tweed, Spin Around and Gallions Reach.

Although New Zealand has not produced a Melbourne Cup winner since Ethereal in 2001, Kevin Gray’s mare Daffodil is a strong Cup contender while Spin Around and Gallions Reach are definite longshots.

Daffodil:

Trained by Kevin Gray and ridden by ...

Vigor One Step Closer To Melbourne Cup

Vigor One Step Closer To Melbourne Cup

Vigor is one step closer to securing his position in Tuesday’s Melbourne Cup after two Bendigo Cup runners are likely to withdraw.

Kiwi stayers Gallions Reach and Capecover are unlikely to run in the Melbourne Cup after disappointing runs in yesterday’s Bendigo Cup.

Gallions Reach ran himself out to finish a close fifth however his trainer Richard Yuill stated ...

Bendigo Cup – Last Chance For Melbourne Cup Start

Bendigo Cup – Last Chance For Melbourne Cup Start

Today’s $150 000 Listed Jayco Bendigo Cup (2200m) will be the final lead-up race for a number of Melbourne Cup hopefuls including topweight entries Capecover and Gallions Reach.

The seven-year-old gelding Capecover had apparent feet problems earlier in the season but is now one hundred percent better, fit, in form and ready for the race according to his New ...