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2015 Spear Chief Handicap Nominations

2015 Spear Chief Handicap Nominations

Nominations are now out for the Spear Chief Handicap 2015 at Doomben Racecourse this weekend, the black type mile clash one of a host of support races on the Queensland Oaks Day program in Brisbane. A bumper list of 18 early entries makes up the possible runners in Saturday’s $100,000 Listed James Boag’s Premium Spear…

Bewhatyouwannabe Posts Impressive Members’ Handicap Win

Bewhatyouwannabe Posts Impressive Members’ Handicap Win

Five-year-old Bewhatyouwannabe has posted arguably a career-best win to date at Doomben Racecourse this afternoon; producing a strong turn of foot in the final straight to take out the Listed Members’ Handicap (1600m). Bewhatyouwannabe jumped from the gates only fairly but managed to settle into a good rhythm and found positive running position off the…

Babel Heads 2014 Belle Of The Turf Stakes Nominations

Babel Heads 2014 Belle Of The Turf Stakes Nominations

This Friday Gosford Cup Day is set to run on the Central Coast with the day’s sole Group race being the Belle Of The Turf Stakes 2014 where the Peter Snowden-trained Babel is the top rated nominee. A total of 15 fillies and mares have nominated for this year’s edition of the $125,000 Group 3…

Travolta Tops 2013 Summer Cup Field & Weights

Travolta Tops 2013 Summer Cup Field & Weights

This Boxing Day, Thursday December 26, a host of black type racing is headlined by Sydney’s Summer Cup 2013 at Royal Randwick where the Gai Waterhouse-trained Travolta is set to carry the top weight. The Handsome Ransom five-year-old is one of 12 remaining chances in this year’s $125,000 Group 3 Summer Cup (2000m) following the…

Australia Day Cup 2012 Nominations Released

Australia Day Cup 2012 Nominations Released

What better way to celebrate the green and gold spirit than a good old fashioned horse race? And what better race to bet on next Thursday than the aptly named 2012 Australia Day Cup at Warwick Farm, nominations for which are now out. The Australian Turf Club (ATC) took a relatively small number of entries…

Winning Glory Tipped for That in Gosford Gold Cup Odds 2012

Winning Glory Tipped for That in Gosford Gold Cup Odds 2012

David Payne’s 2012 Gosford Gold Cup hopeful is One Cool Cat, One Cool Cat gelding Winning Glory that is, the four-year-old opening top of the odds for Thursday evening’s showdown. Winner of the Summer Super Saver (1900m) at Canterbury on Christmas Eve, Winning Glory was last seen coming within a long-neck of winner Straight Albert…

Gosford Gold Cup 2012 Final Field & Barrier Draw – Straight Albert in One

Gosford Gold Cup 2012 Final Field & Barrier Draw – Straight Albert in One

The final field for the 2012 Gosford Gold Cup, scheduled to run this Thursday at Gosford Racecourse, has been released with 14 gallopers accepted for the popular summer cup clash, likely favourite Straight Albert drawing the inside barrier. Magic Albert four-year-old Straight Albert, now under the preparation of Warwick Farm horseman Guy Walter, took their…

2012 Gosford Gold Cup Weights Released

2012 Gosford Gold Cup Weights Released

Today Racing NSW released the handicaps for next Thursday’s Gosford Gold Cup 2012, Gai Waterhouse’s Group 2 winning galloper King Lionheart topping the weights for the popular provincial clash. One of 19 summer stayers nominated for the $125,000 Listed Gosford Gold Cup (2100m) this year, Al Maher five-year-old King Lionheart has been allocated a hefty…

Gosford Gold Cup 2012 Nominations

Gosford Gold Cup 2012 Nominations

One of the best early year provincial Cup clashes is set to run next Thursday, January 12, with the 2012 Gosford Gold Cup, nominations for which were taken by Racing NSW today. This year 19 early entries were nominated for the $125,000 Listed Gosford Gold Cup (2100m), including last year’s third placegetter Alexander Of Hales….