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Capacity 2016 Scone Cup Field Released

Capacity 2016 Scone Cup Field Released

A capacity field of provincial stayers will face off in Friday’s Scone Cup 2016, the final acceptances and weights led by the Fred Cowell-trained Mighty Lucky.

Tales Of Grimm defends his title in Friday’s Scone Cup 2016. Photo: Steve Hart.

Suffering an early blow with a wide gate 14 draw for this year’s $200,000 Listed Emirates Park ...

Mighty Lucky Tops 2016 Scone Cup Nominations & Weights

Mighty Lucky Tops 2016 Scone Cup Nominations & Weights

This Friday the Scone Cup 2016 takes centre stage in the Hunger Region in NSW, nominations for the mile feature led by the Fred Cowell-trained Mighty Lucky.

Mighty Lucky is the top-weighted of the 2016 Scone Cup nominations for Friday’s feature. Photo: Steve Hart.

A total of 32 horses are entered for this year’s $200,000 Listed Emirates Park ...

Casino Dancer Tough 2015 Villiers Stakes Chance

Casino Dancer Tough 2015 Villiers Stakes Chance

Jockey Glyn Schofield has described his Villiers Stakes 2015 ride Casino Dancer as a “machine” and rates the super tough mare a livewire hope in the Royal Randwick summer showdown on Saturday.

Casino Dancer is a big hope at good odds for Saturday’s 2015 Villiers Stakes according to jockey Glyn Schofield. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

A bumper field of 20 ...

2015 Villiers Stakes Nominations Feature Telepathic

2015 Villiers Stakes Nominations Feature Telepathic

Chris Waller’s ATC Cup winning mare Telepathic is one of the headline nominations taken for the feature race in Sydney this weekend, the Villiers Stakes 2015 taking centre stage at Royal Randwick.

ATC Cup winner Telepathic is nominated for a 2015 Villiers Stakes back-up at Royal Randwick this weekend. Photo: Steve Hart.

A five-year-old daughter of Mossman, Telepathic ...

2015 Eclipse Stakes Betting: Malice vs Worthy Cause

2015 Eclipse Stakes Betting: Malice vs Worthy Cause

Two hopefuls are currently battling for top spot in the Eclipse Stakes 2015 betting markets ahead of the Sandown showdown on Zipping Classic Day with Malice and Worthy Cause the top fancies for the handicap clash.

Malice is narrow favourite to win the 2015 Eclipse Stakes at Sandown this Saturday on Zipping Classic Day. Photo: Steve Hart.

Set to run ...

2015 Gosford Gold Cup – Pelicano in Barrier 1

2015 Gosford Gold Cup – Pelicano in Barrier 1

Listed Gosford Gold Cup (2100m) headliner Pelicano has been given a big advantage in Friday’s race after drawing the inside start from barrier one.

Pelicano will jump from barrier one in the Gosford Gold Cup on Friday. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Tony McEvoy-trained gelding is one of 10 stayers set to tackle the $150,000 race at Gosford Racecourse...