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105 The Metropolitan 2013 Nominations Taken

105 The Metropolitan 2013 Nominations Taken

The race toward the Sydney Spring Racing Carnival majors heated up today with Racing NSW taking the early nominations for three Group 1 showdowns including the 2013 The Metropolitan. One of the carnival’s premier handicap clashes and a lead-up for the spring cups in Melbourne, this year’s $400,000 Group 1 The Metropolitan (2400m) is set…

Reuben Percival Goes for The Metropolitan 2013 Again

Reuben Percival Goes for The Metropolitan 2013 Again

Having run a brave third to stablemate Glencadam Gold in the race last Sydney Spring Racing Carnival the Gai Waterhouse-trained Reuben Percival has the 2013 The Metropolitan Handicap on the agenda again this season. The veteran Al Akbar seven-year-old races at Moonee Valley on the weekend set to carrying the 61kg top weight with returning…

Mr O’Ceirin Wins 2013 Grafton Cup

Mr O’Ceirin Wins 2013 Grafton Cup

Mr O’Ceirin produced an exceptional staying performance to win the Listed Grafton Cup (2350m) and enhance his Spring Carnival credentials this afternoon. The five-year-old gelding was well backed on track in the lead-up to the race and punters were delighted when he held on to record a narrow victory from Yulalona and Reuben Percival. Mr…

2013 Grafton Cup Field Announced – Capacity for Centenary

2013 Grafton Cup Field Announced – Capacity for Centenary

A classy capacity field of stayers is accepted to face off in the 100th edition of the Clarence River Jockey Club’s premier event with the Grafton Cup 2013 acceptances closing today. Lighting up Grafton Racecourse this Thursday, July 11, the $150,000 Listed Dougherty Constructions 100th Grafton Cup (2350m) features a full 16 starters plus three…

Voila Ici Heads 2013 Grafton Cup Weights

Voila Ici Heads 2013 Grafton Cup Weights

Weights for next week’s Grafton Cup 2013 have now been released with the Peter Moody-trained Voila Ici the highest handicapped of the 32 stayers entered for the centenary edition of the Clarence River Jockey Club’s showcase race. Set to light up Grafton Racecourse on Thursday July 11, this year’s $150,000 Listed Dogherty Constructions 100th Grafton…

Winter Cup 2013 Runs Today – Monday July 1, 2013

Winter Cup 2013 Runs Today – Monday July 1, 2013

After the continued heavy rain in Sydney saw Saturday’s Rosehill Gardens meeting abandoned, the 2013 Winter Cup and the other events on the card were postponed until today. And despite early concerns over another desertion, stewards have deemed the track safe for racing following a dawn inspection. Now Monday punters get to enjoy a black…

Destiny’s Kiss Leads Winter Cup 2013 Odds

Destiny’s Kiss Leads Winter Cup 2013 Odds

Despite never having raced in black type company before the Joe Pride-trained Destiny’s Kiss has opened the short priced favourite to win Saturday’s 2013 Winter Cup at Rosehill Gardens. Just 11 stayers are accepted for this year’s edition of the $100,000 Listed Winter Cup (2400m) which is set to run as Rosehill Race 5 at…

Destiny’s Kiss Heads 2013 Winter Stakes Nominations

Destiny’s Kiss Heads 2013 Winter Stakes Nominations

Joe Pride’s Grafton Cup hopeful Destiny’s Kiss rill vie for back-to-back Rosehill wins in Sydney this Saturday, the four-year-old heading nominations for the Winter Stakes 2013. One of the major stakes races of the weekend the $100,000 Listed ATC Winter Stakes (2400m) has drawn 12 end-of-season stayers at nomination stage, the early favourite of which…

Tuscan Fire Narrow 2013 Mornington Cup Betting Favourite

Tuscan Fire Narrow 2013 Mornington Cup Betting Favourite

Dan O’Sullivan’s consistent six-year-old stayer Tuscan Fire has opened favourite in the Mornington Cup 2013 odds for this Wednesday but there are a number of rival gallopers hot on their heels in the markets. Running as Mornington Race 8 at 4:00pm (AEST) this year’s edition of the $350,000 Listed Centrebet Mornington Cup (2400m) drew 14…

Classy Mornington Cup 2013 Field Released

Classy Mornington Cup 2013 Field Released

This Wednesday the mid-week racing action at Mornington will see the latest Melbourne Festival of Racing stakes showdown take place with the lucrative 2013 Mornington Cup stealing the show. Scheduled as Race 8 at 4:00pm (AEST) this year’s $350,000 Listed Mornington Cup (2400m) has drawn a capacity final field of 14 starters plus three emergencies….