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Snowden’s Solemn Gosford Gold Cup 2014 Chance

Snowden’s Solemn Gosford Gold Cup 2014 Chance

Trainer Peter Snowden is willing to forgive his Summer Cup failure Solemn as they look to bounce back from their dead last Boxing Day finish with a better effort in Friday’s 2014 Gosford Gold Cup. The Bernardini four-year-old was a $6 chance in the Group 3 Summer Cup (2000m) at the end of last month…

2014 Gosford Gold Cup Nominations

2014 Gosford Gold Cup Nominations

This Friday the Gosford Gold Cup 2014will take centre stage at the provincial Sydney meet, nominations for which are now out. One of three black types on the Gosford race card for the January 10 race day, this year’s $125,000 Listed Gosford Gold Cup (2100m) has attracted a dozen early entries. The top rated hope…

ATC Cup Winner Leads 2013 Summer Cup Odds

ATC Cup Winner Leads 2013 Summer Cup Odds

Gai Waterhouse’s last star ATC Cup winning five-year-old Travolta has opened top of the markets to make it back-to-back stakes wins in this Thursday’s Summer Cup 2013 in Sydney. The headline race of Boxing Day, the $125,000 Group 3 Summer Cup (2000m) is set to run as Randwick Race 6 at 4:20pm (ASEST). Originally drawing…

Travolta Tops 2013 Summer Cup Field & Weights

Travolta Tops 2013 Summer Cup Field & Weights

This Boxing Day, Thursday December 26, a host of black type racing is headlined by Sydney’s Summer Cup 2013 at Royal Randwick where the Gai Waterhouse-trained Travolta is set to carry the top weight. The Handsome Ransom five-year-old is one of 12 remaining chances in this year’s $125,000 Group 3 Summer Cup (2000m) following the…

Johnson Enjoys Fairytale Return To Australian Racing

Johnson Enjoys Fairytale Return To Australian Racing

Veteran trainer Murray Johnson has enjoyed a fairytale return to Australian racing with his first runner Correggio victorious in the Happy 60th Birthday Tom Bishop (1309m) at Seymour yesterday. Johnson spent the better part of three decades operating as a trainer in the United States but returned home to work with brother Tim at Ealing…

Australian Derby 2013 Form Guide and Preview

Australian Derby 2013 Form Guide and Preview

The time-honoured 2013 Australian Derby (2400m) is nearly upon us, with 10 three-year-old stayers set to line up to compete for $1.5 million in prizemoney at Randwick on Saturday. Black Caviar may be stealing the show in the TJ Smith but there are still plenty of people buzzing about Derby favourite It’s A Dundeel. The classy…

It’s A Dundeel $1.25 in 2013 Australian Derby Betting Market

It’s A Dundeel $1.25 in 2013 Australian Derby Betting Market

He’s not quite at Black Caviar odds but classy New Zealand colt It’s A Dundeel is considered close to a “good thing” in the market for the Group 1 2013 Australian Derby (2400m) at Randwick on Saturday. The Murray Baker-trained triple Group 1 winner is at $1.25 at as he attempts to claim the third…

It’s A Dundeel Heads Australian Derby 2013 Field

It’s A Dundeel Heads Australian Derby 2013 Field

Murray Baker’s flying Kiwi raider It’s A Dundeel is the headline acceptor for the 2013 Australian Derby field this Saturday, the exciting colt looking to complete the autumn 3YO triple crown. The son of High Chaparral scored their maiden Group 1 victory in Sydney last spring in the Spring Champion Stakes over the 2000m at…

It’s A Dundeel Heads 2013 Rosehill Guineas Nominations

It’s A Dundeel Heads 2013 Rosehill Guineas Nominations

Murray Baker’s flying New Zealand galloper It’s A Dundeel will vie for the Randwick – Rosehill Guineas 2013 double this weekend backing up from a win in the former at Rosehill Gardens this Saturday. The three-year-old High Chaparral colt enjoyed their maiden Group 1 victory during the spring after travelling across the Tasman to enjoy…

Pierro Heads Strong 2013 Hobartville Stakes Field

Pierro Heads Strong 2013 Hobartville Stakes Field

Gai Waterhouse’s glamour colt Pierro heads a quality 12-horse field named to contest the Group 2 2013 Hobartville Stakes (1400m) at Rosehill on Saturday. The star three-year-old will be running first-up when he jumps from barrier nine with Nash Rawiller in the saddle but his imposing record has failed to scare off too much competition….