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2016 Pakenham Cup Betting Tips & Odds Update

2016 Pakenham Cup Betting Tips & Odds Update

The feature race in Victoria on the weekend is Saturday’s Pakenham Cup 2016, betting tips and the updated odds on the staying showdown found below. Set to run as Race 7 at 4:40pm (AEDT) as part of a nine event card at the West Gippsland region track, this year’s $200,000 Listed Pakenham Cup (2500m) field…

2016 Pakenham Cup Field and Barrier Draw Completed

2016 Pakenham Cup Field and Barrier Draw Completed

Fourteen stayers have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s Listed Pakenham Cup (2500m), following the completion of a barrier draw for the Victorian feature race this morning. Pilote D’essai stormed home to win the Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m) a fortnight ago, and has been confirmed by the Lindsay Park operation in the 2016…

Pakenham Cup Distance a Concern for Desert Jeuney

Pakenham Cup Distance a Concern for Desert Jeuney

Desert Jeuney’s pedigree suggests that he should perform well at staying distances, however trainer Nigel Blackiston has revealed that he is unsure if the six-year-old will get the trip when he lines up for the Listed Pakenham Cup (2500m) on Saturday. By prominent sire Desert King, who most famously produced equine superstar Makybe Diva, Desert…

Cinnamon Carter A Chance in 2016 Pakenham Cup

Cinnamon Carter A Chance in 2016 Pakenham Cup

In-form mare Cinnamon Carter is a definite chance in a class edition of the Pakenham Cup 2016 in Victoria on Saturday according to her trainer Robbie Laing. Laing stables the Al Maher mare at Clyde and on the weekend the five-year-old will line-up in the $200,000 Listed Pakenham Cup (2500m), which runs a Saturday fixture…

Mix-Up for Swacadelic in Pakenham Cup 2016

Mix-Up for Swacadelic in Pakenham Cup 2016

Warrnambool trainer Aaron Purcell is hoping mixing up the distances and jockeys for his in-form stayer Swacadelic will be the key to unlocking the horse’s winning form in the 2016 Pakenham Cup on the weekend. The headline race in Victoria on Saturday this season’s $200,000 Listed Superior Food Services Pakenham Cup (2500m) attracted a bumper…

Badawiya Still Thousand Guineas 2015 Bound

Badawiya Still Thousand Guineas 2015 Bound

A non-black type race at Pakenham is the ‘Plan B’ for Mick Price’s 2015 Thousand Guineas hope Badawiya after a bad gate ruled her out of a run at Caulfield last weekend. The promising daughter of Al Maher was scratched from a run in the feature race in Melbourne last Saturday after drawing poorly for…

Moody Galloper Returns Positive Swab

Moody Galloper Returns Positive Swab

Peter Moody has been ordered to appear before stewards after one of his horses returned a positive swab following a recent Pakenham meeting. Lethal Arrow returned the positive swab after winning a 0-68 handicap at Pakenham on May 17. A urine sample obtained by the Racing Analytical Service found that Lethal Arrow had traces of…

Friday Horse Racing – February 11, 2011

Friday Horse Racing – February 11, 2011

Punters around Australia are gearing up for the 2011 CF Orr Stakes at Caulfield tomorrow, the first Group 1 race of the season, but first there are six Friday race meetings running today to enjoy an autumn bet on. Racing will take place in New South Wales, Queensland the ACT and Victoria today, February 11,…

Friday Horse Racing February 4

Friday Horse Racing February 4

It is shaping up as an action-paced day for horse racing fans and punters in Australia this Friday with eight TAB meetings taking place all over the country. From country meets early this afternoon to the highly anticipated twilight metro meets at Moonee Valley and Canterbury tonight, there are plenty of top class showdowns to…

Saturday Horse Racing for 8th January

Saturday Horse Racing for 8th January

Despite a few race days being abandoned there are still nine quality TAB horse racing meetings running today, Saturday 8 January 2011, including metropolitan racing in Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide and Perth. Metropolitan racing at Eagle Farm in Brisbane as well as racing on the Gold Coast today have both been abandoned due to the wet…