News About Martinvast

2015 Mornington Cup Field & Barrier Draw Released

2015 Mornington Cup Field & Barrier Draw Released

A capacity field of 14 runners plus three emergencies has accepted for the Listed Mornington Cup (2400m), which is running this Saturday. With a ballot exemption for the Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) during the spring awarded to the winner of the Mornington Cup plus a total of $350,000 in prize money on offer, it’s…

Bagot Handicap 2015 Field & Betting: De Little Engine Clear Favourite

Bagot Handicap 2015 Field & Betting: De Little Engine Clear Favourite

Danny O’Brien’s local four-year-old De Little Engine has opened clear favourite in the 2015 Bagot Handicap field and betting odds to win his fourth on the trot this spring – summer racing season. The in-form Encosta De Lago gelding is one of 13 remaining hopefuls in this Thursday’s $150,000 Listed Bagot Handicap (2800m) field at…

Hurdy Gurdy Man Heads 2015 Bagot Handicap Nominations & Weights

Hurdy Gurdy Man Heads 2015 Bagot Handicap Nominations & Weights

Darren Weir’s veteran stayer Hurdy Gurdy Man is the top-rated and weighted of 18 gallopers nominated for the major support race at Flemington on Thursday, the Bagot Handicap 2015. The distance feature of New Year’s Day in Melbourne, this summer’s $150,000 Listed Bagot Handicap (2800m) is shaping up as a top showdown in which Street…

2013 Christmas Cup Betting Tips & Selections

2013 Christmas Cup Betting Tips & Selections

Tipping this Saturday’s Christmas Cup 2013 winner in Sydney has become decidedly harder after three early scratchings have left a field of just five runners in the Kensington feature, all of which are battling for favouritsm. One of the Sydney Summer Racing Carnival staying majors, this year’s $100,000 Listed Inglis Christmas Cup (2400m) has lost…

Eight Horse 2013 Christmas Cup Field Announced

Eight Horse 2013 Christmas Cup Field Announced

One of the key support races on the Villiers Stakes Day program in Sydney on Saturday is the Christmas Cup 2013 where a small eight horse field of stayers is set to face off. Held this year at the Kensington track after the course proper at Randwick failed to recover from a recent track upgrade,…

Martinvast Set for Christmas Cup 2013 Back Up

Martinvast Set for Christmas Cup 2013 Back Up

After a nice third at the track just last weekend, Martinvast is a good chance of backing up seven days later this Saturday in the 2013 Christmas Cup. Their local Sydney based trainer Gerald Ryan was pleased with not only their performance at Randwick’s Kensington track on December 7, but also the way the Hurricane…

43 Perth Cup 2014 Nominations Taken

43 Perth Cup 2014 Nominations Taken

The countdown is on until the big New Year’s Day race in WA with the 2014 Perth Cup nominations released by Racing and Waging Western Australia (RWWA) this week. A total of 43 staying types are entered for this summer’s $500,000 Group 2 Golden River Developments Perth Cup (2400m) including many of the big name…