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Grafton Cup 2017 Tips & Betting Preview

Grafton Cup 2017 Tips & Betting Preview

One of the genuine winter feature races runs on Thursday afternoon and below are our insider 2017 Grafton Cup betting tips plus the latest odds on the staying showdown. Heading the 15-horse field for this season’s $160,000 Listed Grafton Cup (2350m) allocated the 59kg top weight is Kiwi raider Benzini. The Adrian & Harry Bull-trained…

2017 Grafton Cup Odds Update: Supply And Demand Favourite

2017 Grafton Cup Odds Update: Supply And Demand Favourite

Despite a wide gate and notable rise in weight the in-form Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott-trained Supply And Demand remains clear favourite in Grafton Cup 2017 betting for this Thursday. One of 15 winter stayers in the mix for the $160,000 Listed McKimms Real Estate Grafton Cup (2350m), Supply And Demand chases a fourth win…

Bonfire Scores Record 2015 Grafton Cup Win

Bonfire Scores Record 2015 Grafton Cup Win

Gai Waterhouse’s classy import Bonfire carried the hefty top weight to a brave all-the-way win in record time at Grafton Racecourse on Thursday afternoon in the Grafton Cup 2015. The money came for the in-form Manduro six-year-old in the hours leading up to the $150,000 Listed Blanchard Haulage Grafton Cup (2350m) and Bonfire jumped the…

Waller Can Reign 2015 Grafton Cup

Waller Can Reign 2015 Grafton Cup

Jockey Glyn Schofield is confident a rails run from barrier one aboard the in-form Reigning can hand trainer Chris Waller his maiden win in the Grafton Cup 2015 this afternoon. A field of 14 gallopers remains for this year’s $150,000 Listed Grafton Cup (2350m), which runs as Grafton Race 7 at 3:55pm (AEST) as the…

2015 Grafton Cup Within Shoreham’s Reach

2015 Grafton Cup Within Shoreham’s Reach

The Grafton Cup 2015 will be a test but is not outside of Shoreham’s reach according to the galloper’s Rosehill-based horseman Gerald Ryan. Reset five-year-old Shoreham is one of 15 remaining gallopers in this Thursday’s $150,000 Listed Blanchard Haulage Grafton Cup (2350m) following the early scratching of the David Vandyke-trained Maurus. Kapour from the in-form…

Bonfire Spot On for Grafton Cup 2015

Bonfire Spot On for Grafton Cup 2015

He may have the top weight and wide gate but the Gai Waterhouse-trained import Bonfire is spot on physically and form-wise ahead of Thursday’s 2015 Grafton Cup. A six-year-old son of Manduro, Bonfire is only lightly raced for his age having had 15 starts for just the two wins. That’s a record Waterhouse is confident…

Kapour Tops Grafton Cup 2015 Betting

Kapour Tops Grafton Cup 2015 Betting

Ciaron Maher’s visiting Victorian Kapour has opened clear favourite in the 2015 Grafton Cup betting markets for this Thursday’s July Carnival feature race. Running as Race 7 at 3:55pm (AEST) as the headline event on Grafton Cup Day, this year’s $150,000 Listed Blanchard Haulage Grafton Cup (2350m) field features 16 stayers. Heading the Grafton Cup…

2014 Grafton Cup Tips

2014 Grafton Cup Tips

Despite so many early scratchings, seven and counting, from the Grafton Cup 2014 field the Clarence River Jockey Club’s showcase race is still shaping up as a cracker with a number of livewire chances for punters to take note of. Running as Grafton Race 7 at 3:53pm this afternoon, the $150,000 Listed Grafton District Services…

Clark Tips Queenstown to Go The Distance in Grafton Cup

Clark Tips Queenstown to Go The Distance in Grafton Cup

Hot favourite for this afternoon’s 2014 Grafton Cup, Queenstown is ready to thrive over the distance according to jockey Tim Clark. Clark replaces Tommy Berry aboard the progressive Stratum mare, four-year-old Queenstown one of two in today’s $150,000 Listed GDSC Grafton Cup (2350m) for top Sydney trainer Gai Waterhouse. Waterhouse has also accepted for the…

Brave Ali Latest 2014 Grafton Cup Scratching

Brave Ali Latest 2014 Grafton Cup Scratching

Today’s Grafton Cup 2014 field is down to 12 runners after originally drawing 19 final acceptors following yet another early scratching from the classic with Brave Ali coming out. The in-form Tony Gollan-trained seven-year-old was one of the top fancies for the $150,000 Listed GDSC Grafton Cup (2350m) that takes centre stage as Race 7…