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2016 Sydney Cup Nominations: Eight for Waller

2016 Sydney Cup Nominations: Eight for Waller

Leading horseman Chris Waller will shoot for his third Sydney Cup success in 2016 nominating for eight stayers in the Royal Randwick classic on Day 2 of The Championships on April 9.

Chris Waller’s Sydney Cup quinella from last autumn Grand Marshal (outside) and Who Shot Thebarman (inside) are both among the 85 nominations for 2016. Photo: Steve Hart.

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Up Cups Gets Up to Win 2016 Hobart Cup

Up Cups Gets Up to Win 2016 Hobart Cup

A rejuvenated Up Cups continued a gun run of Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival form on Monday afternoon to hand his Seven Mile Beach-based trainer David Brunton with a maiden Hobart Cup success.

Melbourne galloper Beliveau (pictured at Moonee Valley) finished a brave third in the 2016 Hobart Cup behind winner Up Cups. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

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Top Weight Leads 2016 Hobart Cup Betting Odds

Top Weight Leads 2016 Hobart Cup Betting Odds

Despite being forced to carry the top weight in Monday’s Hobart Cup 2016, the Peter Moody-trained Victorian raider Metaphorical is installed as the favourite for the latest Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival feature.

Top weighted mare Metaphorical is narrow favourite in early 2016 Hobart Cup betting for Monday’s Tasmanian feature. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

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Metaphorical Tops 2016 Hobart Cup Field

Metaphorical Tops 2016 Hobart Cup Field

Peter Moody’s visiting Victorian stayer Metaphorical headlines the Hobart Cup 2016 final acceptances for Monday’s Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival feature.

Peter Moody’s mare from Melbourne Metaphorical carries top weight in Monday’s 2016 Hobart Cup in Tasmania. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

Set to run as Hobart Race 7 at 4:35pm (local time), this summer’s $200,000 Group 3 Hobart Cup (2400m) has ...

Vilanova Heads 2016 Hobart Cup Nominations & Weights

Vilanova Heads 2016 Hobart Cup Nominations & Weights

Chris Waller’s Sydney-trained galloper Vilanova is the top-rated and weighted nomination for Tasmania’s Hobart Cup 2016 on Monday, February 8.

Sydney galloper Vilanova is allocated top weight for Monday’s 2016 Hobart Cup in Tasmania. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The Commands five-year-old is one of a bumper 28 early entries taken for this summer’s $200,000 Group 3 Hobart Cup (2400m).

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Jiayuguan Tops 2015 Christmas Cup Odds

Jiayuguan Tops 2015 Christmas Cup Odds

John Thompson’s mile and a half specialist Jiayuguan is favourite to continue her ace 2400m record when she lines-up over the distance at Randwick Racecourse in the Christmas Cup 2015 this Saturday.

Sir John Hawkwood is second favourite to take out the 2015 Christmas Cup over 2400m at Randwick this weekend. Photo: Sarah Ebbett.

Eleven stayers are left to ...

Instrumentalist Heads 2015 Christmas Cup Field

Instrumentalist Heads 2015 Christmas Cup Field

Chris Waller’s former Mornington Cup winning import Instrumentalist shoots for his first win in over a year leading the field and weights for Saturday’s Christmas Cup 2015 at Randwick Racecourse.

2015 Christmas Cup top weight Instrumentalist is one of three Chris Waller-trained stayers in the Randwick clash this Saturday in Sydney. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

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2015 Christmas Cup Nominations: Three for Waller

2015 Christmas Cup Nominations: Three for Waller

Last year’s winning trainer Chris Waller has three early entries in his attempt to take out Saturday’s Christmas Cup 2015 at Randwick Racecourse and go back-to-back in the Villiers Stakes Day feature.

Vilanova is one of three 2015 Christmas Cup nominations for last year’s winning trainer Chris Waller this weekend at Randwick. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Nominations for this year’s $100,000 ...

2015 Queensland Derby Form Guide & Betting Preview

2015 Queensland Derby Form Guide & Betting Preview

Three Group 1 races headline the Doomben action on Saturday including the Queensland Derby 2015, a detailed form guide and betting analysis for the three-year-olds’ classic found right here.

Werther is the firming favourite to take out the 2015 Queensland Derby at Doomben Racecourse this weekend in Brisbane. Photo: Daniel Costello.

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Cassidy Misses 2015 Stradbroke Handicap Day

Cassidy Misses 2015 Stradbroke Handicap Day

Evergreen veteran hoop Jim Cassidy will miss out on a ride this Stradbroke Handicap Day 2015 at Doomben Racecourse due to injury.

Jim Cassidy will miss out on 2015 Stradbroke Handicap Day due to a torn hamstring sustained at Rosehill last Saturday. Photo: Sarah Ebbett.

The Hall of Fame jockey tore his hamstring at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday and won’t ...