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2015 Premier’s Cup Betting Tips & Selections

2015 Premier’s Cup Betting Tips & Selections

To get the top racing action of Doomben 10,000 Day underway in Brisbane on Saturday a small but classy field will face off in the Premier’s Cup 2015, betting tips for the handicap clash found below. The opener at Doomben Racecourse is due to jump at 11:32am (AEST) with a field of just eight facing…

Wish Come True Leads 2015 Premier’s Cup Field & Odds

Wish Come True Leads 2015 Premier’s Cup Field & Odds

Peter Moody’s consistent cups performer Wish Come True gets another shot at another black type staying feature this season when on Saturday the galloper jumps favourite in Brisbane’s Premier’s Cup 2015. Kicking off the Doomben 10,000 Day action as Race 1 at 11:32am (AEST), this year’s $125,000 Group 3 Channel 7 Premier’s Cup (2020m) features…

2015 Premier’s Cup Nominations Feature Escado

2015 Premier’s Cup Nominations Feature Escado

Matt Laurie’s Caloundra Cup runner-up Escado is one of the most notable nominations taken for the Premier’s Cup 2015 at Doomben Racecourse this weekend in Brisbane. One of eight Group status races on the program for Doomben 10,000 Day on Saturday, this year’s $125,000 Group 3 Channel 7 Premier’s Cup (2000m) has attracted 11 early…

Hvasstan to Race and Retire in Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival 2015

Hvasstan to Race and Retire in Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival 2015

Hvasstan is likely to have run his last race for Moe trainer Peter Gelagotis who confirmed a stud deal had been made with a Queensland operation meaning the 2015 Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival campaign was calling the galloper with a new trainer in the Sunshine State. The five-year-old Fastnet Rock stallion has a career as…

Veteran Ready to Fire in Ballarat Cup 2014

Veteran Ready to Fire in Ballarat Cup 2014

Despite having the hefty 60kg top weight to lump around his local track at Ballarat Racecourse on Saturday the Dan O’Sullivan-trained Tuscan Fire is in top form and ready to go in the 2014 Ballarat Cup. Running as Race 8 at 4:40pm (AEDT), this year’s $200,000 Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m) features a capacity final field…

2014 Ballarat Cup Barrier Disaster for Hvasstan

2014 Ballarat Cup Barrier Disaster for Hvasstan

Moe-based trainer Peter Gelagotis is disappointed about the wide barrier his galloper Hvasstan has to overcome in Saturday’s Ballarat Cup 2014 on Melbourne’s stand-along Ballarat Cup Day meeting. The five-year-old Fastnet Rock stallion suffered a nasty blow when coming up with the outside gate for the $200,000 Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m), Hvasstan to jump from…

Hvasstan Ready for Ballarat Cup Success

Hvasstan Ready for Ballarat Cup Success

While yet to secure much of a consistent run of form over six starts through the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival, trainer Peter Gelagotis is confident the conditions of Saturday’s Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m) offer classy five-year-old Hvasstan the ideal opportunity for a return to the winner’s circle. Placing a close second to stable mate Mourinho…

Lidari Claims 2014 Blamey Stakes

Lidari Claims 2014 Blamey Stakes

Talented five-year-old Lidari has led from start to finish to win the 2014 Group 2 Blamey Stakes (1300m) to cap a memorable race card at Flemington Racecourse this afternoon. Having jumped from the gates well, Lidari took the lead just 200 metres from the start and dictated a comfortable mid-pace from Foundry and Hvasstan, before…

2013 Mackinnon Stakes Form Preview & Betting Guide

2013 Mackinnon Stakes Form Preview & Betting Guide

The Mackinnon Stakes 2013 is shaping up as a top showdown between some last-chance Melbourne Cup hopefuls at Flemington Racecourse this Derby Day, and below we take a look at the race history, form guide and betting stats. One of four Group 1 highlights of the weekend in Melbourne, this year’s $1 million Group 1…

Nine Horse 2013 Mackinnon Stakes Field Released

Nine Horse 2013 Mackinnon Stakes Field Released

After earlier announcing Mourayan would not run on Victoria Derby Day and instead go straight in next week’s Melbourne Cup, owners Lloyd and Nick Williams have decided to start the stayer in Saturday’s Mackinnon Stakes 2013 field. Scratched from today’s Bendigo Cup where they would have carried the 61.5kg top-weight, Alhaarth stallion Mourayan is also…