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2014 Sydney Cup Barrier Draw

2014 Sydney Cup Barrier Draw

Imported Irish stayer Voleuse De Coeurs was the big loser of the 2014 Sydney Cup barrier draw; with the talented mare set to jump from barrier 16 in the Group 1 event at Royal Randwick on Saturday. Voleuse De Coeurs will carry the top-weight of 58 kilograms in the Sydney Cup and trainer Mike Moroney believes…

2014 Roy Higgins Stakes Final Field and Barrier Draw

2014 Roy Higgins Stakes Final Field and Barrier Draw

A particularly talented field has been confirmed for the 2014 Listed Roy Higgins Stakes (2600m) at Flemington on Saturday, including Prince Of Penzance. Prince Of Penzance has been one of the country’s most consistent performers since debuting in March last year, having claimed five wins from 10 starts and finishing outside the places on only…

Instrumentalist May Forgo Spell for Adelaide

Instrumentalist May Forgo Spell for Adelaide

Currently displaying undoubtable career-best form, talented stayer Instrumentalist is eyeing a possible run in the Group 2 Adelaide Cup (3200m) despite stable representative Justine Hales suggesting a stint in the spelling paddock was likely following a strong victory in the Listed Mornington Cup yesterday. Hunting down pre-post favourite Prince Of Penzance and sustaining a perfectly-timed sprint to…

Instrumentalist Sustains Late Charge to Win 2014 Mornington Cup

Instrumentalist Sustains Late Charge to Win 2014 Mornington Cup

Chris Waller-trained Instrumentalist has produced a brilliant finish to win the 2014 Listed Mornington Cup (2400m) from the well-back five-year-old Travolta and a strong finishing Macedonian. With immediate entry into the 2014 Group 1 Caulfield Cup in October featuring as the race’s biggest prize, clear favourite Prince Of Penzance traded the lead with Laidback Larry…

Prince Of Penzance Included In 2014 Mornington Cup Field

Prince Of Penzance Included In 2014 Mornington Cup Field

Prince Of Penzance has been included in the 2014 Mornington Cup final field; with trainer Darren Weir electing to keep the progressive stayer in Victoria rather than head to Tasmania for the Group 3 Launceston Cup (2400m). The Pentire gelding has performed strongly throughout his summer preparation, winning at Moonee Valley on December 28 by…

2014 Mornington Cup Nominations Released

2014 Mornington Cup Nominations Released

The 2014 Mornington Cup nominations have been released; with sixteen stayers a chance of chasing direct entry into the Caulfield Cup in the Listed event at Mornington next Wednesday. Headlining the Mornington Cup nominations is Darren Weir-trained Prince Of Penzance, who stamped himself as the favourite for the race with his tough win in the Listed…

2014 Hobart Cup Final Field Released

2014 Hobart Cup Final Field Released

The 2014 Hobart Cup final field has been released; with a number of Victorian-trained gallopers set to make the trip across to the Apple Isle for the Group 3 event. Michael Kent-trained Epingle has performed strongly since starting her spring campaign in October and will have the opportunity to breakthrough for the maiden win of her…

2013 Grand National Nominations Stacked With Talent

2013 Grand National Nominations Stacked With Talent

The 2013 Grand National Hurdle (3900m) is set to be the most exciting Hurdle race of the season with eight talented jumpers nominated to run in the $200,000 race at Sandown this Sunday. The field is headlined by superstar Black and Bent who will be aiming to bounce back up after two surprise losses over hurdles…

Black And Bent Breaks Record – 10th Straight Jumps Win

Black And Bent Breaks Record – 10th Straight Jumps Win

Gun Victorian jumper Black And Bent has pencilled his name into the history books, winning his 10th consecutive race over the hurdles at Sandown today. The $100,000 2013 Jack Dow Memorial Hurdle was the seven-year-old’s first jumps race in more than a year but it was just like riding a bike. The Robert Smerdon-trained gelding…

Tuscan Fire Heads Monday’s 2013 Adelaide Cup Odds

Tuscan Fire Heads Monday’s 2013 Adelaide Cup Odds

Dan O’Sullivan’s in-form Ballarat galloper Tuscan Fire has opened narrow favourite to win Monday’s Adelaide Cup 2013 at Morphettville, the veteran of 42 starts having only recently found their best form. A bumper 20-horse field of stayers is engaged for this year’s edition of the $400,000 Group 2 Adelaide Casino Adelaide Cup (3200m), set to…