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148 Melbourne Cup 2014 Nominations Released

148 Melbourne Cup 2014 Nominations Released

Nominations for the most highly anticipated race of the year were taken by Racing Victoria today with 148 stayers entered for the Melbourne Cup 2014, up from 135 last spring. Run as Flemington Race 7 on the first Tuesday of November, this year’s $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) has again attracted a…

2014 The Metropolitan Nominations Feature 87 Entries

2014 The Metropolitan Nominations Feature 87 Entries

A host of spring cup hopes feature in the 87 nominations released for The Metropolitan 2014, entries for both it and two other Sydney Spring Racing Carnival features taken by the Australian Turf Club(ATC) today. The ATC took 96 nominations for the $400,000 Group 1 Moet And Chandon Spring Champion Stakes (2000m) on October 11,…

Mr Chard Wins 2014 Rowley Mile

Mr Chard Wins 2014 Rowley Mile

Returning to the track in exceptional form this time in, talented seven-year-old Mr Chard has completed an exceptional final straight sprint to win the 2014 Listed Rowley Mile (1600m) at Hawkesbury this afternoon. Jumping from the gates well, Mr Chard settled in ideal position on the heels of early leaders Travolta and Tougher Than Ever,…

Mr Chard Charging for Rowley Mile Win

Mr Chard Charging for Rowley Mile Win

This afternoon Tony McEvoy’s in-form veteran Mr Chard will continue his excellent comeback campaign jumping one of the top fancies in the 2014 Rowley Mile at Hawkesbury. Currently leading the markets for the $100,000 Listed ILG XXXX Gold Hawkesbury Rowley Mile (1600m) at a firming price of $4.60, the seven-year-old son of Al Samer comes…

2014 Rowley Mile Betting – Top Four Hard to Split

2014 Rowley Mile Betting – Top Four Hard to Split

Four smart milers dominate the betting for this afternoon’s Rowley Mile 2014 at Sydney’s Hawkesbury Racecourse with the bookies having a hard time separating the chances of the consistent quartet. Originally this year’s $100,000 Listed ILG XXXX Gold Hawkesbury Rowley Mile (1600m) drew a final field of a dozen acceptors. Two early scratchings from Scottish…

La Amistad Leads 2014 Hawkesbury Rowley Mile Field

La Amistad Leads 2014 Hawkesbury Rowley Mile Field

The Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes-trained La Amistad kicks off their Spring Cups’ campaign in Sydney at Hawkesbury this Thursday heading the 2014 Rowley Mile field. One of a dozen final acceptors for this year’s $100,000 Listed ILG XXXX Gold Hawkesbury Rowley Mile (1600m) the Redoute’s Choice mare is also nominated for all the Melbourne…

Waller Dominates 2014 Warwick Stakes Nominations

Waller Dominates 2014 Warwick Stakes Nominations

Four-time Sydney premiership winning trainer Chris Waller will saddle-up a host of his middle-distance stars this weekend nominating an incredible nine from his stables for Saturday’s Warwick Stakes 2014. One of the feature races on the Royal Randwick program on the weekend, the $175,000 Group 2 Warwick Stakes (1400m) has attracted a total of 18…

2014 Caulfield Cup Odds – Rising Romance v The Offer

2014 Caulfield Cup Odds – Rising Romance v The Offer

Two very different gallopers are currently sharing top spot in the updated Caulfield Cup 2014 odds following this week’s nominations with New Zealand-trained mare Rising Romance and Gai Waterhouse’s Sydney Cup winner The Offerdoing battle for the punters’ love. In the newly released markets for this year’s $3 million Group 1 BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m),…

Admire Rakti to Offer further International Presence to Melbourne Cup

Admire Rakti to Offer further International Presence to Melbourne Cup

Continuing to grow as a major target for talented international stayers since being taken out by the late, great Vintage Crop in 1993, the Melbourne Cup is once again set to feature contestants from all corners of the globe in 2014 with Japanese sensation Admire Rakti the latest runner confirmed for a trip to Australia…

Winter Cup 2014 Odds – Destiny’s Kiss Short Favourite

Winter Cup 2014 Odds – Destiny’s Kiss Short Favourite

Joe Pride’s last start Stayers Cup winner Destiny’s Kiss has opened hot favourite to win the 2014 Winter Cup and make it back-to-back victories in Sydney on Saturday. There are only nine hopefuls left in the mix for this year’s $100,000 Listed Perfection Fresh Winter Cup (2400m) following the early withdrawal of the Gerald Ryan-trained…