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Newcastle Cup 2016 Tips & Odds Update

Newcastle Cup 2016 Tips & Odds Update

Beaumont Racecourse in Newcastle is host to the 2016 Newcastle Gold Cup this Friday, betting tips and the latest odds for the staying showdown detailed below. Set to run as Race 7 at 4:40pm (AEST), this season’s $175,000 Group 3 XXXX Gold Newcastle Cup (2200m) is at capacity with 14 starters plus an emergency runner….

Junoob Tops 2016 Newcastle Gold Cup Nominations & Weights

Junoob Tops 2016 Newcastle Gold Cup Nominations & Weights

The Chris Waller-trained veteran stayer Junoob leads a bumper list of Newcastle Gold Cup 2016 nominations for this Friday’s feature race at Beaumont Racecourse. A total of 17 hopefuls make up the nominations for the $175,000 Group 3 Newcastle Gold Cup (2200m) this spring, including two from the star Sydney stables of Waller. Waller has…

Junoob Tops Tight 2016 Wyong Gold Cup Field & Odds

Junoob Tops Tight 2016 Wyong Gold Cup Field & Odds

Sydney’s ace trainer Chris Waller is aiming for another dominant day at the track at Wyong this afternoon saddling up the favourites in both Black-Type features including Junoob in the Wyong Gold Cup 2016. One race earlier on the card Waller has his smart mare Elle Lou as the odds-on favourite at in the $120,000…

2016 The Metropolitan Aim for Sir John Hawkwood

2016 The Metropolitan Aim for Sir John Hawkwood

John Thompson has identified October’s The Metropolitan 2016 as the main spring target for his recent stable acquisition Sir John Hawkwood. The eight-year-old Sir Percy gelding joined Thompson’s Sydney base a fortnight back, the evergreen veteran having yet another stable change. A winner of seven of his 26 career starts to date for just over…

Off Pace Geelong Cup 2015 Ride for Orbec

Off Pace Geelong Cup 2015 Ride for Orbec

Orbec may be a market drifter for Wednesday’s 2015 Geelong Cup but the import’s trainer John Thompson is confident a quiet off-pace ride in the Spring feature keeps the horse in the mix. A full field lines-up in this year’s $300,000 Group 3 Geelong Cup (2400m), the mile and a half country Victorian feature often…

Dandino Leads 2015 Geelong Cup Betting Odds

Dandino Leads 2015 Geelong Cup Betting Odds

The now Darren Weir-trained former Caulfield Cup runner-up Dandino is favourite to return to the winner’s stall for the first time in over two years with a Geelong Cup 2015 win in country Victoria this Wednesday. The European import was still prepared in Britain when he travelled down under on the back of a USA…

Quest For More Tops 2015 Geelong Cup Field

Quest For More Tops 2015 Geelong Cup Field

Melbourne Cup-bound European raider Quest For More will carry top-weight in Wednesday’s Geelong Cup 2015 in Victoria as the Roger Charlton-trained galloper chases a start in the ‘race that stops a nation’. The Teofilo six-year-old has his debut down under in this week’s $300,000 Group 3 Geelong Cup (2400m) after failing to gain a run…

The Metropolitan 2015 Betting Tips

The Metropolitan 2015 Betting Tips

There are three Group 1s running on Epsom Handicap Day in Sydney this Saturday with the card coming to a close with the 2015 The Metropolitan, betting tips on the staying classic found below. Due to jump as Randwick Race 9 at 5:20pm (AEST), this year’s $750,000 Group 1 McGrath Estate Agents Metropolitan (2400m) field…

2015 The Metropolitan Form Guide & Preview

2015 The Metropolitan Form Guide & Preview

The last event on a bumper nine race Royal Randwick program on Epsom Handicap Day in Sydney this Saturday is the meeting’s third Group 1 feature, The Metropolitan 2015 form guide and betting preview found below. There are 14 hopefuls in the mix for this year’s $750,000 Group 1 McGrath Estate Agents Metropolitan (2400m) after…

Magic Hurricane Heads The Metropolitan 2015 Odds

Magic Hurricane Heads The Metropolitan 2015 Odds

In-form Godolphin galloper Magic Hurricane is an early fancy with the bookmakers to step up in class this Saturday in Sydney and win the 2015 The Metropolitan Handicap at Randwick Racecourse. John O’Shea’s six-year-old son of Hurricane Run has had 15 starts to date, the European import having been raced in Australia since June of…