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Cassidy Still Confident of 100th Group 1 in 2013 Epsom Handicap

Cassidy Still Confident of 100th Group 1 in 2013 Epsom Handicap

Veteran hoop Jim Cassidy is still confident in can bag a century of Group 1 winners despite his Epsom Handicap 2013 mount Riva De Lago drawing out wide for Saturday’s Royal Randwick major. Cassidy stays in Sydney this weekend, primarily to stay on Chris Waller’s Golden Rose winner Zoustar for their next run in the…

The Metropolitan 2013 Barrier Draw & Field

The Metropolitan 2013 Barrier Draw & Field

Bringing the Epsom Handicap Day racing action to a close in Sydney on Saturday will be the 2013 The Metropolitan which has drawn a field of potential spring staying stars. Running as Randwick Race 9 at 5:25pm (AEST), this year’s $400,000 Group 1 McGrath Estate Agents Metropolitan (2400m) features a field of 15 final acceptors….

Moriarty Untapped Chance in 2013 The Metropolitan

Moriarty Untapped Chance in 2013 The Metropolitan

While his contingent for The Metropolitan 2013 at Royal Randwick on Saturday isn’t quite as imposing as his three-pronged attack on the Epsom Handicap, trainer Chris Waller believes he’s got a genuine shot at the classic with his Brisbane Cup winner Moriarty. Sydney’s leading horseman will saddle-up last start Bill Ritchie Handicap winner Boban, his…

The Metropolitan Hopes Nominate for 2013 Colin Stephen Quality

The Metropolitan Hopes Nominate for 2013 Colin Stephen Quality

Some promising spring stayers have been nominated for the Colin Stephen Quality 2013, the handicap clash to run as part of the Rosehill racing action on Saturday. A total of 14 runners are currently entered for the $125,000 Group 3 Colin Stephen Quality Handicap (2400m) this year, the Sydney Spring Racing Carnival event a nice…

Newcastle Cup 2013 Results – Winning Glory Salutes

Newcastle Cup 2013 Results – Winning Glory Salutes

Winning Glory has survived a fast finish from Lucripetous to win the 2013 Newcastle Cup at Newcastle Racecourse today. The six-year-old was unchallenged for most of the final straight, however, Lucripetous flew from the back of the pack to go down by a nose. Peal Of Bellsplaced third in the 2013 Newcastle Cup after also…

Newcastle Cup 2013 Field & Betting Update

Newcastle Cup 2013 Field & Betting Update

This afternoon the Newcastle Jockey Club will host its showcase race with the 2013 Newcastle Cup lighting up the track at Broadmeadow as Race 7 at 4:40pm (AEST). After originally attracting a full field of 16 hopefuls there has been three notable early withdrawals from the field. The biggest defector who won’t be lining up…

Danas Best Heads 2013 Newcastle Cup Odds

Danas Best Heads 2013 Newcastle Cup Odds

Gai Waterhouse is set to step up the spring campaign of an untapped stayer among her ranks with Danas Best the early favourite to win Thursday’s Newcastle Cup 2013. The Danasinga four-year-old hasn’t raced in black type company since joining Waterhouse’s Tulloch Lodge stables earlier in the year, before which they were prepared by Lee…

Perry Shoots for Maiden Newcastle Cup Win

Perry Shoots for Maiden Newcastle Cup Win

Local Broadmeadow-based trainer Paul Perry will on Thursday look to break his maiden status in his home town Cup saddling up the in-form Ghost Protocol in the 2013 Newcastle Cup. Perry has been blessed with success winning major races both in Australia and aboard. However the $175,000 Group 3 XXXX Gold Newcastle Cup (2300m) has…

Ironstein Headlines Newcastle Gold Cup 2013 Nominations

Ironstein Headlines Newcastle Gold Cup 2013 Nominations

Veteran stayer Ironstein has been allocated the top weight of 59kg for the Group 3 Newcastle Gold Cup (2300m) that will be run at the home of the Newcastle Jockey Club on Thursday September 19. Ironstein struggled in his first two runs after returning from the spelling paddock, finishing ninth in the Listed Winter Challenge (1500m)…

Kingston Town Stakes Betting Tips 2013

Kingston Town Stakes Betting Tips 2013

A field of possible Spring Cup types faces off in the last at Rosehill Gardens this Saturday, and below are the Races.com.au team’s exclusive 2013 Kingston Town Stakes betting tips and selections. Scheduled as Golden Rose Day Race 8 at 5:10pm (AEST) this year’s $125,000 Group 3 Kingston Town Stakes (2000m) field of 15 features…