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Scone Cup 2017 Tips & Odds Update

Scone Cup 2017 Tips & Odds Update

This afternoon the 2017 Scone Cup takes place in the Hunter Region of NSW and our insider betting tips and exotic selections on the mile showdown are detailed below. Running as Scone Race 7 at 3:57pm (AEST) the starting line-up for the $200,000 Listed Darley Scone Cup (1600m) is down to 15 runners after a…

2017 Scone Cup Betting: Fabrizio v Moher

2017 Scone Cup Betting: Fabrizio v Moher

Fabrizio coming off the Hawkesbury Cup win is the clear favourite in Scone Cup 2017 betting to get the job done again on Friday but there’s also attention in the markets on Moher to turn the tables. Due to run as Scone Race 7 at 3:57pm (AEST), this season’s $200,000 Listed Darley Scone Cup (1600m)…

2017 Dark Jewel Classic Field & Odds: Top Two Hard to Split

2017 Dark Jewel Classic Field & Odds: Top Two Hard to Split

Two mares are currently installed as equal favourites in the Dark Jewel Classic 2017 odds on the field of female gallopers facing off in the handicap clash at Scone Racecourse on Saturday. Continuing the action of the Scone Cup Carnival, this season’s $200,000 Group 3 Emirates Park Dark Jewel Classic (1400m) features 15 hopefuls and…

Capacity Scone Cup Field 2017 Released

Capacity Scone Cup Field 2017 Released

A full field of milers will face off in the 2017 Scone Cup on Friday including the Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott-trained Hawkesbury Cup winner Fabrizio. Set to run as Scone Race 7 at 3:57pm (AEST) on Friday afternoon, this season’s $200,000 Listed Darley Scone Cup (1600m) has attracted the capacity 16 runners plus four…

Mile Test in Scone Cup 2017 for Famous Seamus

Mile Test in Scone Cup 2017 for Famous Seamus

After declaring a trip to Brisbane for the winter with veteran sprinter Famous Seamus would be a “waste”, Hawkesbury-based trainer Noel Mayfield-Smith confirmed plans to run the galloper in Friday’s 2017 Scone Cup over a mile. The headline event of the two-day Scone Cup Carnival, this season’s $200,000 Listed Scone Cup (1600m) will see eight-year-old Elusive…

2017 Doomben 10,000 Return for The Monstar

2017 Doomben 10,000 Return for The Monstar

Brett Cavanough’s sprinter The Monstar is ready for a return to racing getting thrown straight in the deep end first-up with a Group 1 Doomben 10,000 run in Brisbane this weekend. The six-year-old son of California Dane has just his second start at Doomben Racecourse on Saturday taking on a gun field of winter weight-for-age…

Fabrizio Heads 2017 Scone Cup Nominations & Weights

Fabrizio Heads 2017 Scone Cup Nominations & Weights

The Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott-trained Hawkesbury Cup winner Fabrizio is out to continue his success this campaign heading the Scone Cup 2017 nominations and weights for Friday’s feature race. A bumper 24 stayers are nominated for this year’s $200,000 Listed Scone Cup (1600m) with handicaps on the early entries topped by Fabrizio and the…

Petition Ready for Black Type Targets

Petition Ready for Black Type Targets

Trainer Lee Freedman is confident that Petition is ready to step up to black type company at her next start, but revealed that he is yet to settle of a specific target for the talented three-year-old. Petition returned to the track for a smart win in the Buxton Real Estate Maiden Plate (1225m) at Geelong…

Tiara Next for Dark Jewel Classic Winner Danish Twist

Tiara Next for Dark Jewel Classic Winner Danish Twist

Newcastle’s Kris Lees has confirmed plans to head to Brisbane next month for a crack at the 2016 Tattersall’s Tiara with his in-form Dark Jewel Classic winner at Scone on Saturday, Danish Twist. Lees has done a masterful training job keeping the Dane Shadow four-year-old going across a long campaign that kicked off in mid-February…

Pajaro Scores Upset 2016 Scone Cup Win

Pajaro Scores Upset 2016 Scone Cup Win

Peter & Paul Snowden’s roughie shot Pajaro scored an upset win in Friday’s 2016 Scone Cup improving on a failed last start run in the Hawkesbury Cup to take out the mile feature from the outside alley. On April 30 the Align five-year-old was 14th to Amovatio in the Group 3 Hawkesbury Gold Cup (1600m)…