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2013 Geelong Cup Winner Ibicenco Sweats on Melbourne Cup Penalty

2013 Geelong Cup Winner Ibicenco Sweats on Melbourne Cup Penalty

Trainer Peter Moody and connections at OTI Racing will be sweating on the decision from Racing Victoria’s Greg Carpenter on what Melbourne Cup penalty, if any, he hands down to today’s Geelong Cup 2013 winner Ibicenco. The dour stayer worked for their win in this year’s $300,000 Geelong Cup (2400m) run on an unsuitably Heavy…

Drake International Cup 2013 Field – Cox Plate Day

Drake International Cup 2013 Field – Cox Plate Day

This Saturday at Moonee Valley’s Cox Plate Day it’s one of the last chances for a number of long-shot Melbourne Cup hopes to stake their claims for the November classic when they run in the 2013 Drake International Cup. Running as Race 7 at 3:40pm (AEST) this year’s $250,000 Group 2 Drake International Cup (2500m)…

2013 Caulfield Cup Day Scratchings & Track Report

2013 Caulfield Cup Day Scratchings & Track Report

One of the biggest days on the Australian racing calendar is finally here with Caulfield Racecourse to play host to an exciting ten race Caulfield Cup Day 2013card. The feature race is the $2,500,000 Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) that is set to be run with its compete 18 horse field; with emergencies Forgotten Voice,…

2013 Caulfield Cup Barrier Draw – Favourites Draw Wide

2013 Caulfield Cup Barrier Draw – Favourites Draw Wide

Favourites Hawkspur and Dandino have both drifted in 2013 Caulfield Cupbetting markets after drawing outside barriers for the $2.5 million event that will be run at Caulfield Racecourse on Saturday. Chelmsford Stakes winner Hawkspur drew barrier 16 (and will likely jump from barrier 14), while European-trained Dandino drew barrier 19; with both likely need a…

Official Caulfield Cup 2013 Field Announced

Official Caulfield Cup 2013 Field Announced

The 2013 Caulfield Cup (2400m) final field has been released; with eighteen runners as well as four emergencies included in the field for the world’s richest 2400 metre handicap race that will be run at Caulfield Racecourseon Saturday. 22 horses were paid up for at the final acceptance stage for the Caulfield Cup and the…

The Metropolitan Winner Seveille 2013 Melbourne Cup Chance

The Metropolitan Winner Seveille 2013 Melbourne Cup Chance

Team Williams look to have uncovered their best chance of taking out the ‘race that stops a nation’ this spring with progressive stallion Seville earning talks of a Melbourne Cup 2013 bid after their win in the $400,000 Group 1 The Metropolitan (2400m) in Sydney today. The Galileo five-year-old improved on recent runs and posted…

Lidari’s Epsom Handicap 2013 Hoop Locked In

Lidari’s Epsom Handicap 2013 Hoop Locked In

A third jockey change in as many runs this time in will see the Peter Moody-trained French import Lidari race in Saturday’s 2013 Epsom Handicap with Peter Robl aboard. Moody’s Acclamation four-year-old gets into the $500,000 Group 1 Epsom Handicap (1600m) this weekend at Royal Randwick on the 52kg minimum. Their light weight allocation should…

Quality Stayers Included In 2013 Craven Plate Nominations

Quality Stayers Included In 2013 Craven Plate Nominations

A number of quality stayers have been included in the nominations for the Group 3 Craven Plate (2000m) that will be run at Royal Randwick on Saturday. Headlining the Craven Plate nominations are the Robert Hickmott-trained foursome of Fawkner, Masked Marvel, Mourayan and Seville but all four are not expected to be included in the final…

Moriarty Leads 2013 Hill Stakes Odds

Moriarty Leads 2013 Hill Stakes Odds

Chris Waller may have withdrawn three of his chances in the race but the triple Sydney premiership winning trainer will still saddle-up the favourite in Saturday’s Hill Stakes 2013 at Royal Randwick in Moriarty. Waller made his 2013 Caulfield Cup favourite Hawkspur from the $200,000 Group 2 Bacardi Hill Stakes (2000m) on George Main Stakes…

Beaten Up Heads Hill Stakes Field 2013

Beaten Up Heads Hill Stakes Field 2013

After defecting from the meeting’s headline race, Chris Waller’s Doomben Cup champion Beaten Up will have a somewhat easier assignment at Randwick this Saturday racing in the 2013 Hill Stakes. Originally the imported Beat Hollow gelding was among the entries for the $350,000 Group 1 George Main Stakes (1600m). However Waller, who will still saddle-up…