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Japanese Duo Head 2015 Doncaster Mile Nominations

Japanese Duo Head 2015 Doncaster Mile Nominations

Two Japanese-trained raiders head the Doncaster Mile 2015 nominations taken by Racing NSW today along with those for the seven other Group 1 The Championship races this Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival. A total of 139 gallopers make up the early entries for this year’s $3 million Group 1 The Star Doncaster Mile (1600m), the handicap…

Caravan Rolls On Wins 2014 Geelong Cup

Caravan Rolls On Wins 2014 Geelong Cup

The Group 3 Geelong Cup (2400m) was a bizarre race, with horses stopping and starting at every turn. Zanbagh was third for most of the beginning before falling back to eighth while Like A Carousel got stuck at the end of the pack before coming home for a third place finish. One horse that didn’t…

2014 Geelong Cup Betting Update

2014 Geelong Cup Betting Update

A field of 13 stayers will run in the 2014 Geelong Cup on Wednesday, offering punters a variety of betting options and the chance to back a winner. The Group 3 Geelong Cup (2400m) will run as Race 7 at 4:00pm (AEDT) with a prize pool of $300,000. More than half of the field is…

Headline Entries Missing From 2014 Geelong Cup Final Field

Headline Entries Missing From 2014 Geelong Cup Final Field

13 horses will run in the Group 3 Geelong Cup (2400m) on Wednesday, after the final field and barrier draw was released on Monday morning. The final field looks different than many had expected, with the top five horses in the weights all being removed from the $300,000 race over the weekend. Lloyd Williams’s pair…

2014 Geelong Cup Nominations Feature Caulfield Cup Horses

2014 Geelong Cup Nominations Feature Caulfield Cup Horses

A handful of horses accepted to face off in Saturday’s Caulfield Cup field have also now been nominated to possibly back-up in next Wednesday’s Geelong Cup 2014. Racing Victoria today took 30 nominations for the $300,000 Group 3 Geelong Cup (2400m) running at Geelong Racecourse on October 22. Five of those early Geelong Cup entries…

Mourinho to Step Up to Group One following 2014 Cranbourne Cup Win

Mourinho to Step Up to Group One following 2014 Cranbourne Cup Win

The Peter Gelagotis-trained Mourinho posted the biggest win of his career on Sunday after taking out the Listed Cranbourne Cup (2025m) at Royal Randwick Racecourse. A step up to Group One is now being considered for the seven-year-old gelding, according to stable manager Manny Gelagotis who said Mourinho deserved the chance of running at racing’s…

2014 Cranbourne Cup Field Released for Sunday

2014 Cranbourne Cup Field Released for Sunday

This Sunday Victoria will host its latest Spring Cups clash with the Cranbourne Cup 2014 set to take place, the field for the black type showdown now out. Following the release of 27 nominations earlier in the week there are now 15 final acceptors set to face off in this year’s $200,000 Listed Cranbourne Cup…

Spring Cups Campaign for More Than Sacred

Spring Cups Campaign for More Than Sacred

New Zealand Oaks winning mare More Than Sacred joins Robert Smerdon’s Victorian stables this spring for one final preparation targeting the 2014 Caulfield and Melbourne Cups before retiring to serve as a broodmare. Kiwi import More Than Sacred will feature in Tuesday’s nomination for the $3 million Group 1 BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m) with updated…

Will Habibi Salute for 2013 Australian Oaks Punters?

Will Habibi Salute for 2013 Australian Oaks Punters?

After a nice Aussie debut two weeks ago Donna Logan’s New Zealand Derby winning filly Habibi is back on Doncaster Mile Day shooting for her maiden Group 1 win down under in the Australian Oaks 2013, but can the top fancy get the job done for favourite backers? The Ekraar three-year-old goes into Saturday’s $550,000…

Australian Oaks Tips 2013 – Habibi The One To Beat?

Australian Oaks Tips 2013 – Habibi The One To Beat?

Looking at the 2013 Australian Oaks betting markets for this Saturday’s Doncaster Mile Day showdown at Royal Randwick it is New Zealand Derby winner Habibi who is being spruiked as the filly to beat, but is she the best tip for the classic? Set to jump at 3:35pm (AEST) as Randwick Race 7 the $550,000…