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Southern Shimmer Leads 2012 Lismore Cup Field & Odds

Southern Shimmer Leads 2012 Lismore Cup Field & Odds

Ross Stitt’s Taree galloper Southern Shimmer is set to jump the short-priced favourite in this afternoon’s Lismore Cup 2012, the smart stayer out for the Dubbo Cup – Lismore Cup double. Five-year-old Southern Shimmer, who shares the sire Southern Image with reigning Caulfield Cup winner Southern Speed, won the Dubbo Cup over the mile last…

2012 Grafton Cup Betting Tips & Selections

2012 Grafton Cup Betting Tips & Selections

The headline race of the Clarence River Jockey Club’s $1 million July Carnival runs at Grafton Racecourse today and to help our reader’s back a winner below we have the Races.com.au team’s insider Grafton Cup 2012 tips and betting selections. While this year’s edition of the $150,000 Listed Maclean Bowling Club Grafton Cup (2350m) isn’t…

Gazza Guru Eyes Grafton Cup 2012

Gazza Guru Eyes Grafton Cup 2012

Stephen Farley’s veteran Wyong galloper Gazza Guru will be out this afternoon to maintain their flawless record at Grafton Racecourse when the rising eight-year-old tackles a top field in the 2012 Grafton Cup. The Street Cry gelding has twice raced at the Clarence River Jockey Club’s premier course for two victories including last year’s South…

Lloyd Likes Shamardashing for 2012 Grafton Cup

Lloyd Likes Shamardashing for 2012 Grafton Cup

Newly Brisbane-based jockey Jeff Lloyd is excited about the coming week and his book of rides across New South Wales including the mount on the John Thompson-trained Shamardashing in the 2012 Grafton Cup on Thursday. South African-bred Lloyd recently returned from a stint riding in Hong Kong and has had no trouble picking up the…

Stitt Seeks 2012 Ramornie – Grafton Cup Double

Stitt Seeks 2012 Ramornie – Grafton Cup Double

Taree horseman Ross Stitt will vie for the prestigious Grafton Cup Carnival feature double over the next two days saddling up livewire chances in both the Ramornie Handicap and the headline event of the festival, the 2012 Grafton Cup. Wednesday sees the first leg of the popular double run at the Clarence River Jockey Club’s…

Grafton Cup 2012 Field & Barrier Draw

Grafton Cup 2012 Field & Barrier Draw

This Thursday the action of the Clarence River Jockey Club’s $1 million July Grafton Cup Carnival will hit fever pitch with the festival’s premier event, the 2012 Grafton Cup, set to light up the track. Set to run as Grafton Race 6 at 3:22pm the $150,000 Listed Maclean Bowling Club Grafton Cup (2350m) has this…

Wagga Wagga Cup 2012 Betting Update – Favourite Firms

Wagga Wagga Cup 2012 Betting Update – Favourite Firms

The punters are coming hard and fast for the Gai Waterhouse-trained favourite Rain Drum to win this afternoon’s 2012 Wagga Wagga Cup, the in-form Sydneysider the genuine betting market mover. After opening at a quote of $3.80 to win the $140,000 Listed Jam Media 2012 Wagga Wagga Cup (2000m) at earlier this week, four-year-old Fastnet…

Vintedge Ready for 2012 Wagga Wagga Cup

Vintedge Ready for 2012 Wagga Wagga Cup

This afternoon the always popular Wagga Wagga Cup 2012 will run in New South Wales, one of the top chances in the feature being the Chris Waller-trained Vintedge who is tipped for a return to form. Due to run at 4:15pm the $140,000 Listed Jam Media 2012 Wagga Wagga Cup (2000m) field is down to…

Southern Shimmer Set to Shine – 2012 Wagga Wagga Cup

Southern Shimmer Set to Shine – 2012 Wagga Wagga Cup

One of the top fancies for Friday’s Wagga Wagga Cup 2012 is Taree-based four-year-old Southern Shimmer, their dedicated trainer Ross Stitt confident heading into the staying showdown. Southern Image gelding Southern Shimmer was last seen running a good third behind Marden in an 1800m handicap at Randwick’s Kensington track on Anzac Day. They step up…

Agent Bauer Out for Murrumbidgee – Wagga Wagga Cup 2012 Double

Agent Bauer Out for Murrumbidgee – Wagga Wagga Cup 2012 Double

Gwenda Markwell’s in-form five-year-old Agent Bauer will attempt to become just the second horse in history to take out the Murrumbidgee Cup – Wagga Wagga Cup double when they line up in the Wagga classic on Friday. Formerly known as the Wagga Prelude the Murrumbidgee Cup was run and won over the 1800m at Wagga…