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Dwyer Could Have Heir To The 2018 Queensland Derby Throne

Dwyer Could Have Heir To The 2018 Queensland Derby Throne

Caulfield’s Henry Dwyer has next winter’s Queensland Derby 2018 on the agenda for a full brother to Melbourne Cup winner Prince Of Penzance, Heir To The Throne. The three-year-old Pentire gelding out of Royal Successor is shaping up as a nice Derby hope in the new season, Dwyer hoping to capitalise on his $200,000 purchase from…

2017 Ballarat Cup Odds: Mr Garcia Firming Favourite

2017 Ballarat Cup Odds: Mr Garcia Firming Favourite

European expat Mr Garcia is all the rage in Ballarat Cup 2017 betting for the weekend, the now Darren Weir-trained stayer under $3 to continue his undefeated record down under intact. Thirteen spring stayers face off in Saturday’s Listed $300,000 Ballarat Cup (2200m) including the former Andreas Wohler-trained Mr Garcia in gate nine with apprentice…

Ballarat Cup 2017 Field & Barriers: Grey Lion Draws Well

Ballarat Cup 2017 Field & Barriers: Grey Lion Draws Well

The 2017 Ballarat Cup is the key Victorian race taking place on the weekend and the talented OTI Racing-owned import Grey Lion has come up trumps with barrier three for the Saturday feature. Due to run as Race 8 at 4:40pm (AEDT), this season’s Listed $300,000 Ballarat Cup (2200m) attracted a field of 13 stayers….

2017 Ballarat Cup Nominations Feature Mr Garcia

2017 Ballarat Cup Nominations Feature Mr Garcia

European expat Mr Garcia is scheduled to have his maiden start with new trainer Darren Weir, the former Andreas Wohler-trained five-year-old among the Ballarat Cup 2017 nominations for Saturday. A bumper 28 stayers make up the early entries for this season’s Listed $300,000 Ballarat Cup (2200m), including Paco Boy gelding Mr Garcia. Kerrin McEvoy rode…

Capacity 2016 Ballarat Cup Field Released

Capacity 2016 Ballarat Cup Field Released

This Saturday the lucrative Ballarat Cup 2016 steals the show in country Victoria with a capacity field of stayers accepted to face off in the staying showdown. Set to run as Race 8 at 4:40pm (AEDT), this season’s $300,000 Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m) features a full 18 starters plus four emergencies awaiting a run. Sitting…

Danjeu Tops 2016 Bagot Handicap Field & Betting

Danjeu Tops 2016 Bagot Handicap Field & Betting

Despite a nasty barrier draw for his Standish Handicap Day assignment this Friday at Flemington the Chris Waller-trained Sydney raider Danjeu has opened narrow favourite in Bagot Handicap 2016 betting for New Year’s Day. The key support race on the January 1 line-up in Melbourne, this summer’s $150,000 Listed Bagot Handicap (2800m) originally attracted a…

2015 Werribee Cup Field & Barrier Draw

2015 Werribee Cup Field & Barrier Draw

Darren Weir’s 60kg top weight Tall Ship leads a field down to 10 gallopers for the feature race in Victoria on the weekend, Sunday’s Werribee Cup 2015. The $120,000 Listed TAB Werribee Cup (2600m) originally attracted 11 hopefuls before the early scratching of Jamie Edwards’ Severn Road. Due to jump as Race 6 at 3:45pm…

2015 Werribee Cup Assignment for Sonntag

2015 Werribee Cup Assignment for Sonntag

A lower than expected class of gallopers for Sunday’s Werribee Cup 2015 has Caulfield horseman Henry Dwyer seriously considering a run in the Victorian Cup clash with his Ballarat Cup placegetter Sonntag. Teofilo five-year-old Sonntag came off a string of poor runs when finishing near last on four occasions including his 14th behind Almoonqith in…

Tall Ship Tops 2015 Werribee Cup Nominations

Tall Ship Tops 2015 Werribee Cup Nominations

Nominations for this Sunday’s Werribee Cup 2015 are now out with the Darren Weir-trained Tall Ship the highest rated stayer in the mix for the Victorian feature. Entries for this season’s $120,000 Listed Werribee Cup (2600m) have been extended until 10am (AEST) on Wednesday with 14 original nominations taken for the handicap clash. Among those…

Junoob Is The 2015 Ballarat Cup Winner

Junoob Is The 2015 Ballarat Cup Winner

Junoob produced a tough staying performance to deliver jockey Brad Rawiller his fourth career win in the 2015 Ballarat Cup this afternoon. Junoob took mixed form into the Ballarat Cup and had not recorded a race win since he took out the Group 2 Hill Stakes (2000m) over 12 months ago, but he returned to…