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2017 Warrnambool Cup Results: High Church Wins for Weir

2017 Warrnambool Cup Results: High Church Wins for Weir

Record breaking Victorian horseman Darren Weir continued his domination at The ‘Bool enjoying his fourth straight Warrnambool Cup win with High Church saluting for the punters in outstanding fashion on Thursday afternoon. Dubbed ‘The King of the ‘Bool’, Weir has now won the Warrnambool Cup on five occasions including the past four on the trot…

Master Zephyr Heads 2016 Warrnambool Cup Field & Odds

Master Zephyr Heads 2016 Warrnambool Cup Field & Odds

Melbourne Cup winning trainer Darren Weir shoots for back-to-back success in his local cup race on Thursday afternoon saddling-up the favourite Master Zephyr in the Warrnambool Cup 2016. The headline event of the annual Warrnambool Carnival, this year’s $200,000 Listed Sungold Milk Warrnambool Cup (2350m) has attracted an above capacity field of stayers. There has…

Girl Guide to Thrive in Wangoom Handicap 2016

Girl Guide to Thrive in Wangoom Handicap 2016

Local Group 1 winning horseman Ciaron Maher is confident he can secure his maiden Wangoom Handicap in 2016 with his recent stable acquisition Girl Guide one of the best fancied in the Warrnambool feature on Wednesday afternoon. Maher has a stellar record during the annual Warrnambool Carnival with the jumpers especially and has a stable near…

2016 Wangoom Handicap Field & Betting Odds

2016 Wangoom Handicap Field & Betting Odds

Today the Warrnambool Racing Carnival continues with Black-Type action on the Victorian race card thanks to the running of the Wangoom Handicap 2016. Due to run as Warrnambool Race 8 at 3:20pm (AEST) on the bumper 10-race program, this year’s $150,000 Listed Midfield Group Wangoom Handicap (1200m) originally attracted a full 16 starters plus two…

2015 Christmas Handicap Option for Written Up

2015 Christmas Handicap Option for Written Up

Kyneton horseman George Osborne said a wet Adelaide track on Boxing Day would tempt him to run his weekend Moonee Valley Written Up in black-type company for the Christmas Handicap 2015 at Morphettville. A five-year-old son of Written Tycoon, Osborne’s progressive gelding Written Up posted his first victory since success at Moe back in mid-October…

Royal Island Posts Strong Win in 2015 Wangoom Handicap

Royal Island Posts Strong Win in 2015 Wangoom Handicap

Talented five-year-old Royal Island has posted a career-best victory to date at Warrnambool this afternoon; displaying an incredible turn of foot in the final straight to take out the Listed Wangoom Handicap (1200m) with complete ease. The start of the 2015 Wangoom Handicap was delayed slightly as leading contender Sino Eagle was unsettled in his…

2015 Warrnambool Cup Field Features Tooleybuc Kid

2015 Warrnambool Cup Field Features Tooleybuc Kid

This Thursday the always-popular Warrnambool Cup 2015 takes centre stage at Warrnambool Racecourse and one of the sure-to-be favourites in the official field is the Darren Weir-trained Tooleybuc Kid. Last Warrnambool Racing Carnival the local Wangoom-based Weir enjoyed seven winners that saw him score a $41,000 Mercedes, which was on offer to any trainer who…

Tried And Tired Leads 2015 Wangoom Handicap Field & Odds

Tried And Tired Leads 2015 Wangoom Handicap Field & Odds

The opening black-type of this week’s Warrnambool Racing Carnival is the Wangoom Handicap 2015 on Wednesday where the Leon & Troy Corstens-trained Tried And Tired is the early favourite despite his hefty top weight. Set to run as Warrnambool Race 7 at 3:20pm (AEST) on Wednesday, this year’s $150,000 Listed Midfield Group Wangoom Handicap (1200m)…

Banca Mo Shortens Following Scratchings – 2013 Warrnambool Cup Betting

Banca Mo Shortens Following Scratchings – 2013 Warrnambool Cup Betting

Already a short-priced favourite in a big 2013 Warrnambool Cup (2350m) field, Tasmanian gelding Banca Mo has shortened further following some key scratchings from the $200,000 event. Mick Kent’s import Tac De Boistron has been withdrawn from the race as has Robert Smerdon’s Black And Bent. The scratchings have seen Banca Mo firm into $2.80 as…

Brisbane Winter Trial for Banca Mo in 2013 Warranmbool Cup

Brisbane Winter Trial for Banca Mo in 2013 Warranmbool Cup

Tasmanian gelding Banca Mo can earn a trip to the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival if he can continue his current run of form in the Listed 2013 Warrnambool Cup (2350m) on Thursday. The son of Tough Speed will chase a third straight win in Warrnambool after winning the Pakenham Cup in late March before backing that…