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2016 Kilmore Cup Win Breaks Drought for Hazzabeel

2016 Kilmore Cup Win Breaks Drought for Hazzabeel

Ciaron Maher’s Perth expat Hazzabeel finally broke through for his maiden Victorian win on Sunday breaking a year long drought with success in the Kilmore Cup 2016. Originally raced in W.A. but trained by Gai Waterhouse, the now six-year-old son of champion sire Zabeel hadn’t been seen in the winner’s stall since his Ascot win…

Kenjorwood Tops 2016 Kilmore Cup Field & Weights

Kenjorwood Tops 2016 Kilmore Cup Field & Weights

The Darren Weir-trained Kenjorwood is set to carry top weight in Sunday’s Kilmore Cup 2016 field in inland Victoria as he looks for his first win since the winter. A seven-year-old son of Snippetson, Kenjorwood is one of a capacity field of milers engaged in this year’s $130,000 Listed Kilmore Cup (1600m) which runs one…

Rhythm To Spare Wins 2015 Kilmore Cup

Rhythm To Spare Wins 2015 Kilmore Cup

Michael Moroney’s in-form galloper Rhythm To Spare enjoyed his first black-type win since May last year when Mark Zahra guided the six-year-old to victory in Sunday’s Kilmore Cup 2015. Carting the equal 60kg top weight along with eventual sixth-placed Good Value, Flemington-trained Pins gelding Rhythm To Spare enjoyed an on-pace ride before a strong late…

2015 Kilmore Cup Ideal for Longeron

2015 Kilmore Cup Ideal for Longeron

Co-trainer Wayne Hawkes has been thrilled with the form and class displayed by Longeron since his racing return a fortnight ago and is confident the conditions of Sunday’s 2015 Kilmore Cup (1600m) will play directly into the strengths of the six-year-old. Longeron jumped from the gates well in the Emirates Airline Handicap (1400m) at Flemington…

2015 Kilmore Cup Aim for Rhythm To Spare

2015 Kilmore Cup Aim for Rhythm To Spare

A brave Flemington win on Emirates Stakes Day carrying top weight has trainer Michael Moroney eyeing a Kilmore Cup 2015 run with his six-year-old miler Rhythm To Spare. On Saturday the Pins gelding broke a notable winning drought taking out the $100,000 Antler Luggage Handicap (1600m) on the final Melbourne Cup Carnival meeting with 60kg…

2015 Kilmore Cup Field – Backstedt Out Wide

2015 Kilmore Cup Field – Backstedt Out Wide

Regional racing fans will enjoy a hotly contested Listed Kilmore Cup (1600m) on Saturday with 13 horses set to tackle the mile. David Hayes & Tom Dabernig’s Backstedt is the headliner of the field but will need to overcome a wide start from barrier 12 with Stephen Baster. The five-year-old gelding will have a quick…

2014 Kilmore Cup on the Cards for Freshwater Storm

2014 Kilmore Cup on the Cards for Freshwater Storm

Kilmore Cup 2014 in February is the long term summer aim for Tony Parker’s in-form grey Freshwater Storm who vies for their fourth win from five starts at Flemington this weekend. Yet to be tested in black type company the One Cool Cat five-year-old races for the 25th time on Saturday in the $80,000 Dorevitch…