News About: 2013 Adelaide Cup

Adelaide Cup Could be too Hot for My Ex Mate

Adelaide Cup Could be too Hot for My Ex Mate

6 Mar, 2013

Predicted scorching weather for Monday’s Group 2 Adelaide Cup (3200m) presents a challenging task for local hope My Ex Mate.

The Adelaide gelding shot into contention for South Australia’s major staying race on Saturday when winning the Group 3 Lord Reims Stakes by 2 1/2 lengths in mild conditions.

But the start before in the …

Baster’s Loss is Avdulla’s Adelaide Cup Gain

Baster’s Loss is Avdulla’s Adelaide Cup Gain

6 Mar, 2013

Stephen Baster’s suspension has resulted in good news for Sydney jockey Brenton Avdulla who has picked up the key Adelaide Cup (3200m) ride on Lucky Angel.

Brenton Avdulla has picked up the ride on Lucky Angel (pictured) in the Adelaide Cup. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Baster failed in his appeal against a 12-meeting …

Heavy Adelaide Cup Challenge for Talent Show

Heavy Adelaide Cup Challenge for Talent Show

28 Feb, 2013

Perth Cup winner Talent Show is a confirmed starter for Monday week’s Group 2 Adelaide Cup (3200m) but she’ll line up with a hefty task in front of her.

The six-year-old mare will chase the rare cups double carrying 57kg, the fourth highest weight behind Titch (59kg), Shadows In the Sun (58.5kg) and Tuscan Fire …