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2014 Ballarat Cup Final Field & Barrier Draw

2014 Ballarat Cup Final Field & Barrier Draw

A capacity field of 18 gallopers plus one emergency has accepted for the Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m) this Saturday, the stand-alone feature on the program at Ballarat Racecourse. Headlining the field are both Fat Al and Tuscan Fire, who’ll each carry the top weight of 60kg in the race – up to six kilos more…

Weir Tackles 2014 Ballarat Cup with Trio of Gallopers

Weir Tackles 2014 Ballarat Cup with Trio of Gallopers

Ballarat based trainer Darren Weir is giving it his all this Saturday in his local Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m), delivering a triple-pronged attack on the race. Weir told RSN Radio that he would accept with all three of his nominated horses in the $200,000 race – Hurdy Gurdy Man, At First Sight, and Mobaco. He…

Mobaco Still 2013 Cox Plate Bound Despite Ascot Failure

Mobaco Still 2013 Cox Plate Bound Despite Ascot Failure

They may have been disappointing in their latest assignment at Royal Ascot but European horseman Luca Cumani still plans to bring Mobaco down under as part of his Melbourne Cup 2013 contingent in the spring. The four-year-old son of Slickly failed to perform on June 21 when finishing a well beaten ninth behind Forgotten Voice…

OTI Strengthen Melbourne Cup 2013 Contingent

OTI Strengthen Melbourne Cup 2013 Contingent

Growing Australian-based racing syndicate OTI are on the hunt yet again for that champion stayer to win the world’s richest handicap having purchased a quartet of new European thoroughbreds that will be aimed at the 2013 Melbourne Cup this spring. They had a strong contingent of gallopers present at last year’s Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival…