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Wistful Leads 2014 Lord Mayor’s Cup Odds

Wistful Leads 2014 Lord Mayor’s Cup Odds

After two close calls in her two most recent runs, John O’Shea’s in-form mare Wistful has opened narrow favourite to end the frustration and finally beat them home in the Lord Mayor’s Cup 2014 this weekend. The Tiger Hill four-year-old is one of 13 hopefuls lining up in this Saturday’s $125,000 Group 3 Programmed Property…

Kiwi Historian Heads Lord Mayor’s Cup 2014 Field

Kiwi Historian Heads Lord Mayor’s Cup 2014 Field

Gary Alton’s New Zealand-trained stayer Historian is one of 13 gallopers set to face off in the opening Group race of Doomben 10,000 Day, the 2014 Lord Mayor’s Cup to run as Doomben Race 4 at 1:20pm this Saturday. Leading the field for this year’s $125,000 Group 3 Programmed Property Services Lord Mayor’s Cup (1615m)…

Cameo Heads 2014 Lord Mayor’s Cup Nominations

Cameo Heads 2014 Lord Mayor’s Cup Nominations

Darley-owned Scone Cup winning mare Cameo is the headline nominee for the Lord Mayor’s Cup 2014 running at Doomben this weekend. The John O’Shea-trained Shamardal four-year-old improved on some disappointing form for previous trainer Peter Snowden to win the Listed Scone Cup (1600m) in an upset as a 20-1 outsider last Friday. She’s now set…

Scone Cup 2014 Betting Tips

Scone Cup 2014 Betting Tips

On Friday the opening meeting of the two-day Scone Cup Carnival is headlined of course by the 2014 Scone Cup – betting tips and exotic selections for which are detailed below. This year’s $200,000 Listed Emirates Park Scone Cup (1600m) features a final field of 17 acceptors, 16 assured of a run and one emergency…

Bell Loaded for 2013 Hawkesbury Gold Cup Assault

Bell Loaded for 2013 Hawkesbury Gold Cup Assault

Queensland-based jockey Timothy Bell is gearing up for a big day at Hawkesbury on Thursday where he will continue his association with the Grant Allard-trained Loaded in the Hawkesbury Gold Cup 2013. Bell rode the Flying Nicko six-year-old last start at Doomben where the duo combined to win the Listed Tattersall’s Mile (1600m) on July…

Golden Rose Hopes Among 2013 The Rosebud Nominations

Golden Rose Hopes Among 2013 The Rosebud Nominations

The race towards the Sydney Spring Racing Carnival’s premier race for three-year-olds, the 2013 Golden Rose, is officially on with nominations out for the $100,000 Listed The Rosebud (1200m) running this Saturday. A traditional lead-up for youngsters heading towards a shot at the $1 million Group 1 Golden Rose Stakes (1400m), held this year at…

2013 Villiers Stakes Target for Loaded Tattersall’s Mile Winner

2013 Villiers Stakes Target for Loaded Tattersall’s Mile Winner

Loaded will head towards the Villiers Stakes 2013 in Sydney at the end of the year after the Gosford-based galloper showed their class with a black type win in the $80,000 Listed Tattersall’s Mile (1600m) at Doomben on the weekend. Grant Allard’s in-form Flying Nicko five-year-old posted their third straight win for the winter on…

2013 Tattersall’s Mile Trifecta Tip

2013 Tattersall’s Mile Trifecta Tip

On Saturday one of the final black type races of the Queensland Winter Racing Carnival will run at Doomben Racecourse with the Tattersall’s Mile 2013– betting tips featuring the Races.com.au team’s top three selections for which are listed right here. Due to light up the track as Race 7 at 3:45pm (AEST) this year’s $80,000…

Tattersall’s Mile 2013 Betting – Lucky Hussler Nears Odds On Territory

Tattersall’s Mile 2013 Betting – Lucky Hussler Nears Odds On Territory

After a number of close calls this Queensland Winter Racing Carnival progressive three-year-old Lucky Hussler has opened the short priced favourite to win Saturday’s Tattersall’s Mile 2013 at Doomben. Now prepared on the Gold Coat by David Kelly the former Kent Fleming-trained Husson gelding pays $2.10 through to take out the $80,000 Listed Tattersall’s Mile…

Whittington Heads 2013 Canonbury Stakes Field

Whittington Heads 2013 Canonbury Stakes Field

Gai Waterhouse’s Golden Slipper 2013 fancy Whittington will take their next step towards the world’s richest juveniles’ race when they resume in the $100,000 Listed Canonbury Stakes (1100m) at Rosehill Gardens this Saturday. One of 10 two-year-old colts and geldings engaged in this year’s Canonbury Stakes, promising Tale Of The Cat colt Whittington races for…