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Rawiller Confident on Taiyoo in Ballarat Cup 2016

Rawiller Confident on Taiyoo in Ballarat Cup 2016

Jockey Brad Rawiller is happy to be continuing his association with the Darren Weir-trained Taiyoo who he rates a great chance of scoring back-to-back country cup wins in Saturday’s 2016 Ballarat Cup.

Last start Kyneton Cup winner Taiyoo (inside) is a livewire chance in the 2016 Ballarat Cup field this weekend. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

Last time out on ...

2016 Ballarat Cup Betting: Cool Chap Narrow Favourite

2016 Ballarat Cup Betting: Cool Chap Narrow Favourite

Lee & Anthony Freedman’s four-year-old stayer Cool Chap has opened narrow favourite in an open Ballarat Cup 2016 betting market for the last of the Melbourne spring Black-Types this weekend.

Cool Chap is narrow early favourite to win Saturday’s 2016 Ballarat Cup in country Victoria. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Due to jump at 4:40pm (AEDT) as Ballarat Race 8, ...

2016 Chester Manifold Stakes Nominations Released

2016 Chester Manifold Stakes Nominations Released

The 2016 Chester Manifold Stakes nominations have been released and 15 horses remain a chance to contest the Listed event that will be held at Flemington on Saturday.

Dances On Stars has the chance to return to winning form in the 2016 Chester Manifold Stakes at Flemington this weekend. Photo by: Daniel Costello

The Chester Manifold Stakes is often used ...

2015 Kevin Heffernan Stakes Nominations: 4 For Lindsay Park

2015 Kevin Heffernan Stakes Nominations: 4 For Lindsay Park

After winning the race 12 months ago with Fast ‘N’ Rocking, Lindsay Park trainers David Hayes & Tom Dabernig are back for the Kevin Heffernan Stakes 2015 with a quartet of nominations for Saturday’s Sandown showdown.

Gracious Prospect (pictured) ran the same place in the same lead-up race as stablemate Fast ‘N’ Rocking did before winning the Kevin Heffernan Stakes ...

Fawkner Out of Zipping Classic 2014 Field

Fawkner Out of Zipping Classic 2014 Field

Robert Hickmott’s Cox Plate runner-up Fawkner has been ruled out of a run in Saturday’s 2014 Zipping Classic field, the seven-year-old to be sent to the paddock instead.

Fawkner won’t contest Saturday’s 2014 Zipping Classic. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Hickmott and owner Lloyd Williams dominated the race formerly known as the Sandown Classic with four-time champion and the ...

Lord Van Percy Out of 2014 Zipping Classic with Tendon Problem

Lord Van Percy Out of 2014 Zipping Classic with Tendon Problem

A run in the Group 2 Zipping Classic (2400m) has been ruled out for British stayer Lord Van Percy this Saturday after it was revealed the four-year-old has tendon problems.

Lord Van Percy will no longer run on Zipping Classic Day due to a tendon issue. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

The gelding had scans yesterday which revealed a ...

Spillway Will Most Likely Run in 2014 Zipping Classic

Spillway Will Most Likely Run in 2014 Zipping Classic

David Hayes & Tom Dabernig have nominated British horse Spillway for both the Group 2 Zipping Classic (2400m) and Group 3 Eclipse Stakes (1800m) at Sandown this Saturday.

Spillway will likely run in the Zipping Classic this Saturday, though the Eclipse Stakes remains an option. Photo by Steve Hart.

Both races make up 2014 Zipping Classic Day, which is ...

Au Revoir’s 2014 Zipping Classic Start Still Uncertain

Au Revoir’s 2014 Zipping Classic Start Still Uncertain

French import Au Revoir was nominated for the Group 2 Zipping Classic (2400m) at Sandown this Saturday, although connections remain unsure if the four-year-old will actually run in the race.

Connections have yet to decide if Au Revoir will take on Spillway (pictured) in the Zipping Classic on Saturday. Photo by Steve Hart.

While the Andre Fabre-trained entire has ...

2014 Sandown Cup Nominations Released

2014 Sandown Cup Nominations Released

The Listed Sandown Cup (3200m) may not be a Group race but that hasn’t stopped the race from attracting a talented field of classy stayers.

Unchain My Heart is set to run in the Sandown Cup after finishing 16th in the Melbourne Cup last Tuesday. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

The Cup is one of nine black-type races taking ...

2014 Zipping Classic Nominations Released

2014 Zipping Classic Nominations Released

This weekend at Sandown Racecourse the last of the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival features will play out including the Zipping Classic 2014.

Fawkner leads nominations for Saturday’s Zipping Classic. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

Nominations for the $350,000 Group 2 Deadly Design Zipping Classic (2400m) have been extended until 10am (AEDT) on Tuesday following the entry of only 13 ...