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2013 Tattersall’s Mile Final Field Released

2013 Tattersall’s Mile Final Field Released

The Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival may be over for another year but there is still black type racing left this season with the Listed Tattersall’s Mile (1600m) set to be run at Doomben on Saturday. The field is headlined by defending champion Firebolt who will be making his first race start since being transferred from the…

Bendigo Cup 2012 – Preview and Tips

Bendigo Cup 2012 – Preview and Tips

One of the biggest country cups in Australia takes place tomorrow with the Listed $250,000 2012 Bendigo Cup (2400m) set to feature a reasonable field of stayers. The withdrawal of the Lloyd Williams-owned Excluded has opened up the race, leaving Queensland gelding Spechenka as the only runner still involved in 2012 Melbourne Cup acceptances. Excluded…

Excluded Out of 2012 Bendigo Cup – Chasing 2012 Melbourne Cup Berth

Excluded Out of 2012 Bendigo Cup – Chasing 2012 Melbourne Cup Berth

Lloyd Williams-owned gelding Excluded has been scratched from the $250,000 Listed 2012 Bendigo Cup (2400m) in favour of chasing direct qualification into the 2012 Melbourne Cup by running in the Group 3 2012 Lexus Stakes (2500m) at Flemington on Saturday. The five-year-old was one of 14 acceptors for tomorrow’s Bendigo Cup but was unlikely to…

Excluded Heads 2012 Bendigo Cup Field

Excluded Heads 2012 Bendigo Cup Field

Lloyd Williams-owned stayer Excluded heads a 14-horse field for Wednesday’s Listed $250,000 2012 Bendigo Cup (2400m) for which he will carry the topweight of 58kg. The five-year-old remains in the acceptances for the 2012 Melbourne Cup but even a dominant victory is unlikely to see him receive enough of a penalty to make the field….

City Tattersalls Club Cup 2012 Betting Tips

City Tattersalls Club Cup 2012 Betting Tips

This Saturday in Sydney another mile and a half feature other than Victoria’s Caulfield Cup could hold the key to a Melbourne Cup start for a number of stayers, the 2012 City Tattersalls Club Cup betting tips and preview detailed below. Due to jump at 3:40pm (AEST) 25 minutes before the 2012 Caulfield Cup takes…

2012 Melbourne Cup Hopes Run at Randwick

2012 Melbourne Cup Hopes Run at Randwick

This Saturday a number of genuine Melbourne Cup 2012 hopefuls will have their latest run in Sydney facing off in the $100,000 Listed City Tattersalls Club Cup (2400m) at Royal Randwick as they look to make the cut for the world’s richest handicap. The 2012 City Tattersalls Club Cup is an alternative mile and a…

Spechenka Cruises to 2012 Queen’s Cup Win

Spechenka Cruises to 2012 Queen’s Cup Win

Ben Ahrens’ always gallant galloper from Beaudesert Spechenka enjoyed the third stakes win of their career on Saturday taking out the Queen’s Cup 2012 at Eagle Farm Racecourse. The Danachenka six-year-old capped off a typical hit-and-miss campaign as they relished the step up to 3200-metres and posted their 12th turf triumph in the $150,000 Group…

Booming Heads Queen’s Cup 2012 Odds

Booming Heads Queen’s Cup 2012 Odds

In-form Kiwi galloper Booming has opened as the pronounced favourite in the 2012 Queen’s Cup odds ahead of the popular winter feature running at Eagle Farm this Saturday. Coming off a gallant second to former New Zealander Ginga Dude in the Group 3 Tatt’s Cup (2200m) at Eagle Farm a fortnight ago, Jeff Lynds’ veteran…

White City Out for Three on the Trot – 2012 Queen’s Cup

White City Out for Three on the Trot – 2012 Queen’s Cup

Local Bryan Dais-trained stayer White City will shoot for their third straight win this weekend as the Zabeel six-year-old steps up to Group company for the Queen’s Cup 2012 at Eagle Farm Racecourse. The in-form gelding comes off back-to-back wins during the Queensland Winter Racing Carnival, White City having won just three of their 34…

Queen’s Cup Field 2012 Revealed

Queen’s Cup Field 2012 Revealed

The final field for this Saturday’s 2012 Queen’s Cup at Eagle Farm Racecourse has been revealed with just 11 gallopers taking up the two mile challenge. Due to jump as Eagle Farm Race 6 at 3:11pm, the $150,000 Group 3 Queen’s Cup (3200m) is traditionally run as the Queensland Cup and holds only Listed status….