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Index Linked Heads 2015 Brisbane Cup Nominations

Index Linked Heads 2015 Brisbane Cup Nominations

After scratching out from the Eagle Farm Cup last Saturday the Chris Waller-trained Caloundra Cup champ Index Linked is nominated for the Brisbane Cup 2015 at Doomben Racecourse this weekend. On a day featuring three Group 1 Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival majors, the $300,000 Group 2 Evergreen Turf Brisbane Cup (2200m) runs as part of…

Tall Ship is the 2015 Warrnambool Cup Winner

Tall Ship is the 2015 Warrnambool Cup Winner

Talented stayer Tall Ship has justified his clear favouritism in the 2015 Warrnambool Cup (2350m) this afternoon; displaying an incredible turn of foot in the final straight to hit the line four lengths in the clear of his rivals. Jumping from the gates well, jockey Brad Rawiller settled Tall Ship in prime position within the…

Tall Ship Tops Warrnambool Cup 2015 Betting Odds

Tall Ship Tops Warrnambool Cup 2015 Betting Odds

One of three horses prepared by last year’s winning trainer Darren Weir, Tall Ship has opened top of the odds to take out Thursday’s 2015 Warrnambool Cup in country Victoria. The highlight of the annual Warrnambool Racing Carnival, this year’s $200,000 Listed Sungold Milk Warrnambool Cup (2350m) features a final field of 15 stayers. Twelve…

2015 Warrnambool Cup Field Features Tooleybuc Kid

2015 Warrnambool Cup Field Features Tooleybuc Kid

This Thursday the always-popular Warrnambool Cup 2015 takes centre stage at Warrnambool Racecourse and one of the sure-to-be favourites in the official field is the Darren Weir-trained Tooleybuc Kid. Last Warrnambool Racing Carnival the local Wangoom-based Weir enjoyed seven winners that saw him score a $41,000 Mercedes, which was on offer to any trainer who…

Tanby Tops 2015 Warrnambool Cup Nominations & Weights

Tanby Tops 2015 Warrnambool Cup Nominations & Weights

Mick Cerchi’s veteran galloper Tanby is out to improve on a failed last start run in the Pakenham Cup having been nominated for Thursday’s Warrnambool Cup 2015. The Galileo eight-year-old, winner of the Group 2 Adelaide Cup (3200m) on March 9 is one of 24 nominations for this week’s $200,000 Listed Sungold Milk Warrnambool Cup…

Real Love Leads 2014 Queen’s Cup Betting

Real Love Leads 2014 Queen’s Cup Betting

A large field of 15 stayers will line up at Ascot Racecourse on Saturday for the newly-promoted Group 3 Queen’s Cup (2200m), one of six black-type races running in support of the Group 1 Kingston Town Classic. Despite the large field size, only two of the runners are offering single figure odds at , which…

2014 Queen’s Cup Final Field & Barrier Draw

2014 Queen’s Cup Final Field & Barrier Draw

15 talented stayers will be on show at Ascot Racecourse this Saturday after the final field was released for the Group 3 Queen’s Cup (2200m). The race contains two headliners – God Has Spoken and Talent Show – who will both carry the top weight of 59kg and have drawn opposite ends of the barrier…

Pike Hoping to Tick Tick Bloom in Belmont Guineas 2014

Pike Hoping to Tick Tick Bloom in Belmont Guineas 2014

Top Perth hoop William Pike has opted to partner with the Adam Durrant-trained Tick Tick Bloom in the 2014 Belmont Guineas this weekend after being given the choice of four in the showdown. Continuing the action of the Belmont Winter Carnival, this Saturday the three-year-olds take to the track for the $100,000 Listed Belmont Guineas…