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Retirement Round Up – Big Exodus of Stars

Retirement Round Up – Big Exodus of Stars

Over the past couple of weeks, a large number of gallopers have had the curtains pulled down on their racing careers. Some will begin careers at stud, some will become showjumpers, while others are destined for a life of leisure in the paddock. Miss the news of some of these retirements? Then keep reading for a run…

Secret Admirer Retired After Brave Doomben Cup Run

Secret Admirer Retired After Brave Doomben Cup Run

Grahame Begg’s dual Group 1 winning mare Secret Admirer has officially been retired this week following her courageous swansong run in the Doomben Cup over the weekend. The five-year-old daughter of Dubawi bows out of racing with a record of three wins and an impressive 15 minor placings from 28 career starts for a tidy…

2013 Doomben Cup Won by Beaten Up – Chris Waller Quinella

2013 Doomben Cup Won by Beaten Up – Chris Waller Quinella

Chris Waller’s classy imports Beaten Up and Foreteller made it a one-two finish for the leading Sydney trainer in the Group 1 2013 Doomben Cup (2000m) today. Beaten Up was running fourth-up on the back of some solid results and in a testament to Waller’s training ability, he peaked when it counted. Classy grey gelding…

2013 Doomben Cup Day – Can the Non Winners Become Winners?

2013 Doomben Cup Day – Can the Non Winners Become Winners?

The sun is beating down, the track is a Dead 5 and a bumper day of racing is set to take place for Doomben Cup day in Brisbane. In fact, conditions are just about perfect. But will the ideal racing conditions allow two Group 1 winners who have become serial “non winners” to return to…

Doomben Cup 2013 Tips & Exotic Selections

Doomben Cup 2013 Tips & Exotic Selections

The Group 1 racing action of the always popular Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival continues this weekend with the festival’s premier staying event – 2013 Doomben Cup betting tips and exotic selections for the showdown detailed below. All the punters will be hanging around Doomben Racecourse for Race 7 at 3:40pm (AEST) on Saturday with a…

2013 Doomben Cup Form Guide & Betting Preview

2013 Doomben Cup Form Guide & Betting Preview

This Saturday the action of the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival continues at Doomben Racecourse with the running of the Doomben Cup 2013, the Races.com.au’s exclusive form guide analysis and betting preview for which is detailed below. Set to run as Doomben Race 7 at 3:40pm (AEST) this year’s $500,000 Group 1 Kirks Doomben Cup (2000m)…

Doomben Cup Odds 2013 – Lights Of Heaven & Foreteller Co-Favourites

Doomben Cup Odds 2013 – Lights Of Heaven & Foreteller Co-Favourites

Two gallopers are now battling for favouritism in the newly released 2013 Doomben Cup odds with Peter Moody’s in-form mare Lights Of Heaven and the Chris Waller-trained Group 1 winner Foreteller both installed at the top of the markets for Saturday’s feature race. A final field of 14 hopefuls were accepted for this year’s $500,000…

Doomben Cup 2013 Swansong for Secret Admirer?

Doomben Cup 2013 Swansong for Secret Admirer?

There is a strong chance that this Saturday’s 2013 Doomben Cup in Brisbane could be the farewell race for Grahame Begg’s classy Sydney mare Secret Admirer who vies for her third Group 1 victory before retirement. While nothing is set in concrete Begg said the $500,000 Group 1 Kirks Doomben Cup (2000m) might just turn…

Waller Dominates Doomben Cup 2013 First Acceptances

Waller Dominates Doomben Cup 2013 First Acceptances

He may sadly have lost one of his hopefuls with Stout Hearted put down this week but Sydney’s premier horseman Chris Waller is still the dominant trainer with three entries in the 2013 Doomben Cup first acceptances taken today. Due to run at Doomben Racecourse Saturday week, May 18, the $500,000 Group 1 Doomben Cup…

Quality 2013 Doomben Cup Nominations Released

Quality 2013 Doomben Cup Nominations Released

Thirty nine horses have been included in initial nominations for the Group 1 2013 Doomben Cup (2000m) which takes place as the winter’s most lucrative staying race at Doomben on May 18. There is no shortage of quality and among the big names entered are Peter Moody-trained pair Lights Of Heaven and Manighar. The pair…