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Hypurr Kicks off Down Under on Villiers Stakes Day 2012

Hypurr Kicks off Down Under on Villiers Stakes Day 2012

Former Hong Kong galloper Hypurr kicks off the final chapter of their career this Saturday when they make their down under debut for new trainer Joseph Pride in the 2012 Razor Sharp Handicap at Warwick Farm’s Villiers Stakes Day. The Aussie-bred Fastnet Rock six-year-old is only lightly raced for their age having run 16 times…

Strawberry Boy Tops 2012 Colin Stephen Quality Odds

Strawberry Boy Tops 2012 Colin Stephen Quality Odds

Ms Gai Waterhouse is gearing up for a super day at Rosehill Racecourse on Saturday saddling up three odds-on favourites at the Sydney Spring Racing Carnival meet, one of which is Strawberry Boy in the Colin Stephen Quality 2012. Earlier in the day Waterhouse’s Cox Plate-bound supermare More Joyous will start at a Black Caviar…

Waterhouse Duo in Colin Stephen Quality 2012 Final Field

Waterhouse Duo in Colin Stephen Quality 2012 Final Field

Top Sydney trainer Gai Waterhouse will saddle up a double pronged attack on the 2012 Colin Stephen Quality field at Rosehill this Saturday including her recent Wyong Gold Cup winner Julienas. The Cape Cross five-year-old is one of just eight stayers accepted for this year’s $125,000 Group 3 Colin Stephen Quality (2400m), the race considered…

Metropolitan-Bound Kelinni Among 2012 Colin Stephen Nominations

Metropolitan-Bound Kelinni Among 2012 Colin Stephen Nominations

Chris Waller’s smart four-year-old Kelinni will use this Saturday’s Colin Stephen Quality Handicap 2012 at Rosehill Gardens as a stepping stone towards another more prestigious Sydney Spring Racing Carnival feature, the gelding eyeing off a run in The Metropolitan next month. The son of Refuse To Bend was one of only seven gallopers nominated for…

Newcastle Cup 2012 – Betting Tips

Newcastle Cup 2012 – Betting Tips

The bumper two-day 2012 Newcastle Cup carnival continues today with the most anticipated race of the carnival of course the Newcastle Cup. The scratching of Chris Waller’s Kelinni takes one big gun out of the race while Todd Howlett’s Double Crescent has also been withdrawn. That leaves nine horses in the field for Newcastle’s premier…

2012 Newcastle Gold Cup Field & Odds Update

2012 Newcastle Gold Cup Field & Odds Update

The premier race held at Sydney’s Newcastle Racecourse each year takes place today with the Newcastle Gold Cup 2012 set to light up the track as Race 7 at 4:40pm this afternoon. Originally the field for the $200,000 Group 3 Newcastle Gold Cup (2300m) attracted 11 hopefuls but the list of confirmed starters is now…

Newcastle Cup 2012 – Nominations

Newcastle Cup 2012 – Nominations

A strong 18-horse list of nominations have been announced for next Thursday’s Group 3 2012 Newcastle Cup (2300m). The race is often used as a lead-up to a number of the spring’s big feature staying races and as such has attracted plenty of quality entrants. Among them is the Gai Waterhouse-trained import Glencadam Gold who…

Kelinni V Julienas Round 2 – Wyong Cup 2012

Kelinni V Julienas Round 2 – Wyong Cup 2012

Promising stayers Kelinni and Julienas will go head to head for the second time this campaign when they line up in the Listed 2012 Wyong Cup (2100m) on Friday. The two were the only horses who looked a chance over 2200 metres at Warwick Farm on August 25 as the Chris Waller-trained Kelinni got the…

Smart 2012 Wyong Gold Cup Nominations

Smart 2012 Wyong Gold Cup Nominations

One of the spring’s early cup clashes is scheduled to run in New South Wales this Friday with the 2012 Wyong Gold Cup nominations now out. A total of 14 gallopers have been entered for this year’s edition of the $150,000 Listed Wyong Gold Cup (2100m) including two from the stables of Chris Waller. Waller…

Rangirangdoo Headlines 2012 The Metropolitan Nominations

Rangirangdoo Headlines 2012 The Metropolitan Nominations

The first round of nominations have been released for the Group 1 The Metropolitan, which is set to run at Royal Randwick Racecourse on Saturday October 6, 2012. A total of 97 horses have been nominated for the race, including Rangirangdoo. The eight-year-old is set to make his return to spring racing, despite the many…