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2014 Banjo Paterson Final Winner Marked for Bendigo Cup

2014 Banjo Paterson Final Winner Marked for Bendigo Cup

Ciaron Maher’s flying Irish import Marksmanship could be set for a Bendigo Cup run this spring after defending their undefeated status for their new trainer with a Banjo Paterson Series Final 2014 win at Flemington over the weekend. The Galileo stallion is a castoff from the Lloyd Williams-owned team, the former Robert Smerdon-trained six-year-old having…

Winter Cup 2014 Odds – Destiny’s Kiss Short Favourite

Winter Cup 2014 Odds – Destiny’s Kiss Short Favourite

Joe Pride’s last start Stayers Cup winner Destiny’s Kiss has opened hot favourite to win the 2014 Winter Cup and make it back-to-back victories in Sydney on Saturday. There are only nine hopefuls left in the mix for this year’s $100,000 Listed Perfection Fresh Winter Cup (2400m) following the early withdrawal of the Gerald Ryan-trained…

2014 Winter Cup Field – Destiny’s Kiss Accepts

2014 Winter Cup Field – Destiny’s Kiss Accepts

After trainer Joe Pride considered bypassing Saturday’s race in favour of a Grafton Cup run, reigning champ Destiny’s Kiss has been accepted for the Winter Cup 2014 at Rosehill Gardens. Only six stayers were originally nominated for this year’s $100,000 Listed Perfection Fresh Winter Cup (2400m), the headline race in Sydney this weekend. Ryan then…

2014 Andrew Ramsden Stakes Nominations

2014 Andrew Ramsden Stakes Nominations

The other two mile feature at Flemington Racecourse aside from the iconic Melbourne Cup runs this weekend with a field of stayers to face off in the Andrew Ramsden Stakes 2014. A total of 17 horses make up the nominations for this year’s $150,000 Listed Andrew Ramsden Stakes (3200m) running as one of two stakes…

Zephyron Heads 2014 WJ McKell Cup Nominations

Zephyron Heads 2014 WJ McKell Cup Nominations

Last start Lord Mayor’s Cup winner Zephyron will seek another Sydney win this weekend as the headline nominee for the WJ McKell Cup 2014. Yesterday Racing NSW received 17 nominees for this year’s $100,000 Listed WJ McKell Cup (2400m), the premier race running at Royal Randwick on Saturday. One of the early fancies is the…

Mourayan Headlines 2014 Easter Cup Field

Mourayan Headlines 2014 Easter Cup Field

Mourayan has been included in the 2014 Easter Cup field and will face a capacity field in the Group 3 event at Caulfield on Saturday. Mourayan has not recorded a race win since he took out the Group 1 Sydney Cup (3200m) during the 2013 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival, but has performed extremely well in two…

Sydney Cup Horses Head 2014 Chairman’s Handicap Nominations

Sydney Cup Horses Head 2014 Chairman’s Handicap Nominations

A field of potential 2014 Sydney Cup horses are set to face off in the $300,000 Group 2 Schweppes Chairman’s Handicap (2600m) at Randwick Racecourse this Saturday including early favourite The Offer. Nominations for this weekend’s quality handicap clash, an ideal final run for stayers looking to back up in Saturday week’s $1 million Group…

Favourites all draw wide for 2014 Golden Mile

Favourites all draw wide for 2014 Golden Mile

A talented field of 16 have accepted positions in the final field for the Listed Golden Mile (1600m) at Bendigo racecourse this weekend, including exciting five-year-old Fat Al. Having amassed six wins and four places from only 12 race starts to date, Fat Al (barrier 9) has returned to the track in 2014 in good…

2013 Caulfield Cup Entry Zabeelionaire Out of Spring

2013 Caulfield Cup Entry Zabeelionaire Out of Spring

Leon Corstens has decided to abandon Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival plans with his former SA Derby winner Zabeelionaire who won’t be bought back for the Caulfield Cup 2013 as was originally on the cards. The now five-year-old Zabeel stallion was one of the top three-year-olds a couple of years back but has failed to really…

Zabeelionaire Heads 2013 Gala Supreme Handicap Nominations

Zabeelionaire Heads 2013 Gala Supreme Handicap Nominations

Kyneton-based trainer Leon Corstens is hoping the rain stays away in Melbourne this week so his former Group 1 winner Zabeelionaire gets the chance to return to form on a dry track in the Gala Supreme Handicap 2013. One of two $100,000 features on the Flemington program for Saturday, the Gala Supreme Handicap (2000m) attracted…