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Drake International Cup 2013 Field – Cox Plate Day

Drake International Cup 2013 Field – Cox Plate Day

This Saturday at Moonee Valley’s Cox Plate Day it’s one of the last chances for a number of long-shot Melbourne Cup hopes to stake their claims for the November classic when they run in the 2013 Drake International Cup. Running as Race 7 at 3:40pm (AEST) this year’s $250,000 Group 2 Drake International Cup (2500m)…

Ironstein Headlines Newcastle Gold Cup 2013 Nominations

Ironstein Headlines Newcastle Gold Cup 2013 Nominations

Veteran stayer Ironstein has been allocated the top weight of 59kg for the Group 3 Newcastle Gold Cup (2300m) that will be run at the home of the Newcastle Jockey Club on Thursday September 19. Ironstein struggled in his first two runs after returning from the spelling paddock, finishing ninth in the Listed Winter Challenge (1500m)…

Capacity Caloundra Cup 2013 Field Announced

Capacity Caloundra Cup 2013 Field Announced

A bumper field of stayers have been accepted to face off in Queensland’s marquee race this weekend with 18 confirmed starters plus two emergencies engaged for the 2013 Caloundra Cup. Set to light up the Sunshine Coast track as Race 8 at 3:40pm (AEST) on Saturday, this year’s $200,000 Listed Yalumba Caloundra Cup (2400m) is…

Smith Sees Magic 2013 Caloundra Cup Result

Smith Sees Magic 2013 Caloundra Cup Result

Brian Smith is preparing for a big Caloundra Cup Day at the Sunshine Coast this Saturday, the Eagle Farm-based horseman especially happy with his chances in the day’s headline event with Za Magic to line-up in the Caloundra Cup 2013. This year’s edition of the $200,000 Listed Yalumba Caloundra Cup (2400m) drew 25 nominations on…

Tattersall’s Cup 2013 Nominations Out

Tattersall’s Cup 2013 Nominations Out

All the early entries for Saturday’s Tattersall’s Tiara Day races at Eagle Farm are now out including those for the staying feature on the card, the 2013 Tattersall’s Cup. There are 16 nominees for this year’s edition of the $200,000 Group 3 Carlton Draught Tattersall’s Cup (2200m) with some classy types in line for the…

Colin Stephen Handicap 2011 Tips & Market Movers

Colin Stephen Handicap 2011 Tips & Market Movers

One of the feature black-type races on quality Rosehill racing programme for this Saturday, the 2011 Colin Stephen Handicap betting markets have seen plenty of action since odds were released, punters keen to get behind a number of the stayers engaged in this spring carnival clash. Running as Rosehill Race 7 at 4:40pm (local time),…

Lamasery Commands 2011 Colin Stephen Handicap Field & Betting

Lamasery Commands 2011 Colin Stephen Handicap Field & Betting

David Vandyke’s classy Commands gelding Lamasery is being tipped as the horse to beat in this weekend’s $125,000 Group 3 Colin Stephen Handicap (2400m), the five-year-old out to stake their claims for Saturday weeks 2011 Metropolitan Handicap. A winner of eight of their 14 starts to date Lamasery is one of 11 final acceptors for…

2011 Metropolitan Handicap Hopes in Colin Stephen Nominations

2011 Metropolitan Handicap Hopes in Colin Stephen Nominations

One of the final traditional lead-up races to the Metropolitan Handicap 2011 will take place at Rosehill Racecourse this Saturday with the running of the $125,000 Group 3 Colin Stephen Handicap (2400m). The 2011 Colin Stephen Handicap nominations attracted 14 gallopers, all but one of which are heading towards a start in one of the…

2011 Newcastle Gold Cup Odds Tip Gai for Success

2011 Newcastle Gold Cup Odds Tip Gai for Success

Sydney’s leading lady of racing Gai Waterhouse is being tipped to win back-to-back editions of the Newcastle Gold Cup this afternoon with the money rolling in for her contender, Essence Of Success. The highlight event of the two-day Newcastle Gold Cup Carnival is the $185,000 Group 3 Newcastle Gold Cup (2300m) running as Newcastle Race…

Tinseltown Sparkles in Queensland Cup

Tinseltown Sparkles in Queensland Cup

It was a case of sixth time lucky for Kiwi trainer Mike Moroney on Saturday as Tinseltown took out the 3200m Queensland Cup at Eagle Farm. Moroney was sure that his gelding could run a strong two miles, however after five unsuccessful attempts at the distance (since March 2009), he could have been forgiven for…