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Ironstein Headlines Newcastle Gold Cup 2013 Nominations

Ironstein Headlines Newcastle Gold Cup 2013 Nominations

Veteran stayer Ironstein has been allocated the top weight of 59kg for the Group 3 Newcastle Gold Cup (2300m) that will be run at the home of the Newcastle Jockey Club on Thursday September 19. Ironstein struggled in his first two runs after returning from the spelling paddock, finishing ninth in the Listed Winter Challenge (1500m)…

Peal Of Bells Possible Melbourne Cup Horse 2013

Peal Of Bells Possible Melbourne Cup Horse 2013

After a scintillating seven length romp on the weekend’s Stayers Cup in Sydney, the Gwenda Markwell-trained Peal Of Bells has entered early calculations for the 2013 Melbourne Cup this November. The five-year-old Clangalang gelding ran away with their sixth win from 23 starts at Randwick Racecourse on Saturday blowing their rivals out of the water…

2012 Villiers Stakes Mission for Kinnersley

2012 Villiers Stakes Mission for Kinnersley

Gai Waterhouse’s last start Goulburn Cup winner Kinnersley is set for their next mission in the Villiers Stakes 2012 in Sydney before a trip to Brisbane is on the cards this summer. The Star Thoroughbreds-owned Al Maher six-year-old scored their sixth career success on November 25 when they carried a hefty 59kg to a second-up…

Adroitly Justifies Favouritism to Win 2012 Stayers Cup

Adroitly Justifies Favouritism to Win 2012 Stayers Cup

Odds-on favourite Adroitly has justified his short price at Rosehill today, taking out the 2012 Stayers Cup (3200m) ahead of Roi D’Jeu. Following the scratching of Reuben Percival yesterday, the Peter Snowden-trained four-year-old was backed into $2.00 and produced an excellent run at the back end of the race in heavy conditions. With the track…

Reuben Percival Scratched from 2012 Stayers Cup

Reuben Percival Scratched from 2012 Stayers Cup

Odds-on favourite Reuben Percival has been scratched from today’s $100,000 2012 Stayers Cup (3200m) at Rosehill Gardens. The five-year-old is not believed to have suffered any injuries but has been sent to the paddock for a much deserved spell after a tough preparation. A son of Al Akbar, Reuben Percival has been racing since March…

Stayers Cup 2012 Tips & Selections

Stayers Cup 2012 Tips & Selections

While the Ipswich Cup Day action takes centre stage in Queensland this weekend, over in Sydney the black type racing continues at Rosehill Gardens with the 2012 Stayers Cup, the Races.com.au team’s insider tips and betting selections for which are detailed below. Betting markets on the $100,000 Listed Sydney Markets Limited Stayers Cup (3200m), scheduled…

2012 Stayers Cup Betting Update – Adroitly Market Mover

2012 Stayers Cup Betting Update – Adroitly Market Mover

Peter Snowden’s up-and-comer Adroitly is the early market mover ahead of Saturday’s Stayers Cup 2012 at Rosehill Gardens with the price easing on former odds-on favourite Reuben Percival. There are just eight horses left in the field for the $100,000 Listed Stayers Cup (3200m) in Sydney this weekend after the early scratching of #7 The…

Reuben Percival Tops Stayers Cup Odds 2012

Reuben Percival Tops Stayers Cup Odds 2012

Gai Waterhouse’s defending champion Reuben Percival has opened the odds-on favourite to post back-to-back wins in the 2012 Stayers Cup at Rosehill Gardens in Sydney this Saturday. The Al Akbar gelding enjoyed a strong five length victory over Splendid Honours in the $100,000 Listed Stayer’s Cup (3200m) in the wet 12 months ago and looks…

Roi D’Jeu in Doubt for 2012 Stayers Cup

Roi D’Jeu in Doubt for 2012 Stayers Cup

Exciting Kiwi galloper Roi D’Jeu could be scratched from the Stayers Cup 2012 at Rosehill this Saturday with trainer Craig Ritchie advising Racing NSW stewards that the six-year-old is suffering from a mild foot abscess to the off fore hoof. While the Montjeu gelding was cleared by Ritchie’s stable veterinarian, Racing NSW veterinary officers will…

Adroitly Steps Up for Stayers Cup 2012

Adroitly Steps Up for Stayers Cup 2012

One of Sydney’s leading trainers Peter Snowden will saddle up his first ever two-mile runner on Saturday when his progressive four-year-old Adroitly takes on a crack field in the 2012 Stayers Cup at Rosehill Gardens. The Octagonal gelding won the Listed WJ McKell Cup (2400m) at Randwick two starts back before their close last-start fourth…