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Bumper 2013 Ballarat Cup Nominations Taken

Bumper 2013 Ballarat Cup Nominations Taken

A big list of gallopers are fighting for a spot in Sunday’s Ballarat Cup 2013 in Victoria this weekend after nominations for the black type clash were taken today. There are 30 horses making up the early entries for this year’s $200,000 Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m) including the defending champion King Diamond. Jarred McLean’s Danewin…

Kiwi Caloundra Cup Winner 2013 With Zennista

Kiwi Caloundra Cup Winner 2013 With Zennista

Lisa Latta’s New Zealand-trained mare Zennista proved the form line coming out of the Brisbane Cup on Saturday with her big win in the 2013 Caloundra Cup. Relishing the Heavy (9) track at the Sunshine Coast the Zenno Rob Roy five-year-old, a $5.50 chance in betting, was too good for her rivals in the $200,000…

Anagold Vies for Ipswich – Caloundra Cup 2013 Double

Anagold Vies for Ipswich – Caloundra Cup 2013 Double

Despite their narrow Ipswich Cup victory last start, Bryan Guy’s Gold Coast-based mare Anagold is at juicy odds to complete a Queensland Winter Racing Carnival double with a victory in Saturday’s 2013 Caloundra Cup on the Sunshine Coast. Twelve months ago Michael Moroney’s interstate raider Shenzhou Steeds completed the double backing up from their Ipswich…

Shenzhou Steeds Leads 2013 Caloundra Cup Betting

Shenzhou Steeds Leads 2013 Caloundra Cup Betting

Defending champ Shenzhou Steeds has opened narrow favourite to score successive victories in Saturday’s Caloundra Cup 2013 at the Sunshine Coast. The Michael Moroney-trained gelding enjoyed a massive seven length success in last winter’s $200,000 Listed Caloundra Cup (2400m) when relishing a Heavy (10) track, and will be back for another shot at the title…

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…

Caloundra Cup 2013 Nominations Released

Caloundra Cup 2013 Nominations Released

While the Group 1 action is over for the season the Queensland Winter Racing Carnival continues up at the Sunshine Coast this Saturday with 2013 Caloundra Cup Day, the namesake race for which has drawn a bumper 25 nominations. One of three stakes on the Sunshine Coast program for Saturday, this year’s $200,000 Listed Yalumba…

2013 Tattersall’s Cup Winner Rialya Eyes Two Mile Prize

2013 Tattersall’s Cup Winner Rialya Eyes Two Mile Prize

Connections of Adelaide-based stayer Rialya are considering staying on in the sunshine state to target the $150,000 Listed Queensland Cup (3200m) next month after their gritty win in the Tattersall’s Cup at Eagle Farm today. Breaking a lengthy 16 month winning drought the Lloyd & Gary Kennewell-trained Kempinsky gelding hadn’t won a race since the…

Tattersall’s Tiara Day Best Bets 2013

Tattersall’s Tiara Day Best Bets 2013

Today, Saturday June 22, the Group 1 action of the Queensland Winter Racing Carnival comes to a close with 2013 Tattersall’s Tiara Day– our best bets of the day to help you clean out the bookies detailed below. It’s a bumper line-up at Eagle Farm Racecourse with five of the eight scheduled races holding black…

Tattersall’s Cup 2013 – Tips

Tattersall’s Cup 2013 – Tips

The cream of the nation’s staying crop may be preparing for spring but the Group 3 2013 Tattersall’s Cup (2200m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday will still feature some reasonable gallopers. From a punting perspective it is an intriguing race, with no clear favourite in what is set to be a closely run affair. Some late…