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2011 Ballarat Cup betting preview and tips

2011 Ballarat Cup betting preview and tips

The 2011 Ballarat Cup betting is wide open with the Peter Moody trained Rothera ($4.40) favourite with . The weight of having the leading trainer and jockey Luke Nolen on top of his recent win in the Eclipse Stakes at Sandown Hillside is on everyone’s mind. And yesterday’s rain at Ballarat will do Rothera no…

Kent Looks to Go Back-to-Back in Ballarat Cup 2011

Kent Looks to Go Back-to-Back in Ballarat Cup 2011

Following the success of My Bentley in the final Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival cup 12 months ago, Cranbourne horseman Mick Kent will return to Ballarat this Sunday seeking his second straight win saddling up two gallopers in the 2011 Ballarat Cup. Due to jump at 4:12pm (local time) as Race 8 on Sunday, the $150,000…

2011 Ballarat Cup Field & Barrier Draw

2011 Ballarat Cup Field & Barrier Draw

This Sunday Ballarat Racecourse will come to life hosting one of the final black-type staying showdowns of the year, the Ballarat Cup 2011, acceptances for which were taken by Racing Victoria on Thursday. A near-capacity field of 17 stayers make up the final field for the $150,000 Ballarat Cup (2200m) this year, the handicap feature…

Ballarat Cup 2011 Nominations & Weights

Ballarat Cup 2011 Nominations & Weights

While the action of the Perth Summer Racing Carnival heats up Ascot Racecourse over in WA this Saturday, the end-of-season racing continues in Victoria with the 2011 Ballarat Cup. Headlining an exciting 10-race Saturday program, the $150,000 Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m) has attracted 22 horses at nomination stage this year. Topweight of the entries is…

2011 Listed Parmalat Manihi Classic – Nominations Released

2011 Listed Parmalat Manihi Classic – Nominations Released

The 2011 Listed Parmalat Manihi Classic nominations have been released for the race that will run as part of Robert Sangster Stakes Day this Saturday March 26, 2011, at Morphettville Racecourse. The $80,000 Listed Parmalat Manihi Classic is a quality handicap race run over a sprint distance of 1,200 metres. Only 16 horses have nominated…

Fast Future Wins 2011 Launceston Cup

Fast Future Wins 2011 Launceston Cup

The Russell Cameron-trained Victorian raider Fast Future scored an upset win in the $225,000 Group 3 Launceston Cup (2400m) this afternoon beating home a quality field in the final group race of the Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival. The eight-year-old Generous gelding showed none of his age and improved greatly on their last start ninth in…

2011 Launceston Cup Final Field & Preview

2011 Launceston Cup Final Field & Preview

On Wednesday February 23 the latest Group race feature of the 2011 Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival will take place at Mowbray Racecourse in Launceston with the $225,000 Group 3 AAMI 2011 Launceston Cup (2400m). The 2011 Launceston Cup has attracted a capacity 16-horse final field plus two emergencies. Top-rated and weighted Launceston Cup acceptor this…

2011 Hobart Cup Won by Bid Spotter on way to Launceston Cup

2011 Hobart Cup Won by Bid Spotter on way to Launceston Cup

Sydney raider Bid Spotter took out the 2011 Hobart Cup in an upset result on Sunday February 13, the Graeme Rogerson-trained gelding one of three long-priced roughies in the winning Hobart Cup Trifecta this year. The $300,000 Group 3 Hobart Cup (2200m) is Tasmania’s richest race for thoroughbreds and Sunday’s result was the sixth consecutive…

Hobart Betting Tips – 2011 Hobart Cup

Hobart Betting Tips – 2011 Hobart Cup

The much anticipated 2011 Hobart Cup will take place on Sunday February 13, 2011. The race will run as Race 7 and will be worth $300,000 in prize money. The Group 3 Hobart Cup has once again attracted a smart field, but the Races.com.au team has put together our best tips in order to make…

Final Field & Barrier Draw – 2011 Hobart Cup

Final Field & Barrier Draw – 2011 Hobart Cup

Hobart is looking forward to an exciting day this Sunday February 13, 2011, with the running of the 2011 Hobart Cup. The Group 3 Hobart Cup’s final field was announced today, with a full 16 horse field plus two emergencies listed. The 2011 Hobart Cup  is a weight-for-age race run over a distance of 2,200…