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McCreery best wet tracker of Waller’s 3 Doomben Cup runners

McCreery best wet tracker of Waller’s 3 Doomben Cup runners

19 May, 2017

Market drifter McCreery is the best wet tracker of trainer Chris Waller’s three runners in Saturday’s Group 1 $650,000 Hardy Brothers Doomben Cup (2000m) at Doomben.

McCreery, above, is the best wet tracker from Chris Waller’s 3 Doomben Cup runners. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Doomben track was rated a Heavy 9 on Friday afternoon …

Thompson pair to relish wet track for Doomben Cup

Thompson pair to relish wet track for Doomben Cup

19 May, 2017

Trainer John Thompson’s wet track specialists Maurus and Astronomos will relish the soft conditions when they line up in the Group 1 $650,000 Hardy Brothers Doomben Cup (2000m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Maurus, above, will handle a rain affected track for the Doomben Cup. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Doomben track was rated a Soft …

It’s Somewhat reinstated as favourite for Doomben Cup

It’s Somewhat reinstated as favourite for Doomben Cup

17 May, 2017

Doncaster Mile winner It’s Somewhat has been reinstated as favourite following the barrier draw for Saturday’s Group 1 $650,000 Hardy Brothers Doomben Cup (2000m) at Doomben.

It’s Somewhat, above, has been reinstated as the favourite for the Doomben Cup following the barrier draw. Photo by Steve Hart.

It’s Somewhat, with James Doyle to ride, drew …

Doomben Cup favourite Articus draws midfield barrier

Doomben Cup favourite Articus draws midfield barrier

17 May, 2017

Favourite Articus is certain to get a good run after drawing barrier eight in the capacity field for the Group 1 $650,000 Hardy Brothers Doomben Cup (2000m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Articus, above, has drawn barrier 8 in the Doomben Cup at Doomben. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

A field of sixteen plus two emergencies …

Weir’s Doomben Cup fancies Articus and Star Exhibit arrive safely

Weir’s Doomben Cup fancies Articus and Star Exhibit arrive safely

17 May, 2017

Darren Weir’s Doomben Cup favourite Articus and stablemate Star Exhibit have arrived safely in Brisbane ahead of Saturday’s Group 1 assignment.

Doomben Cup favourite Articus, above, has arrived safely in Brisbane. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Weir has been frustrated over the last couple weeks with the continual cancellation of flights from Melbourne to Brisbane …

Byrne going for Doomben G1 Double on Cylinder Beach in Doomben Cup

Byrne going for Doomben G1 Double on Cylinder Beach in Doomben Cup

16 May, 2017

Doomben 10000 winning jockey Jim Byrne is going for an historic Doomben G1 Double on Saturday if he can win the Group 1 $650,000 Hardy Brothers Doomben Cup (2000m) on outsider Cylinder Beach.

Jockey Jim Byrne, above, will be chasing a Doomben G1 winning Double when he rides Cylinder Beach in the Doomben Cup at …

Beadman has It’s Somewhat primed for Doomben Cup

Beadman has It’s Somewhat primed for Doomben Cup

15 May, 2017

Former champion jockey Darren Beadman will complete a dream honeymoon period as head trainer for the massive Godolphin racing empire in Australia if It’s Somewhat can win the Group 1 $650,000 Hardy Brothers Doomben Cup (2000m) at Doomben on Saturday.

It’s Somewhat, above, is primed to give Darren Beadman his first G1 win as a …

Mongolian Wolf’s place in the Rough Habit Plate is up in the air

Mongolian Wolf’s place in the Rough Habit Plate is up in the air

11 May, 2017

The Group 3 $125,000 Mittys Rough Habit Plate (2000m) at Doomben on Saturday is trainer Darren Weir’s preferred option for dual acceptor Mongolian Wolf.

Mongolian Wolf, above, is an acceptor for the Rough Habit Plate at Doomben and the Noel Rundle handicap at Caulfield. Photo by Steve Hart.

Weir is hoping suitable travel arrangements can …

Articus back in contention for Doomben Cup

Articus back in contention for Doomben Cup

9 May, 2017

European import Articus will now head to Queensland for the Group 1 $650,000 Hardy Brothers Doomben Cup (2000m) at Doomben on May 20 following his return to winning form at Flemington last Saturday.

Import Articus, above, is now one of the main chances for the Doomben Cup at Doomben. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Articus …

It’s Somewhat can give Beadman early G1 win in Doomben Cup

It’s Somewhat can give Beadman early G1 win in Doomben Cup

8 May, 2017

Former champion jockey and newly appointed head trainer for Godolphin’s Australian operation Darren Beadman will get a great chance to saddle up an early Group 1 winner with It’s Somewhat in the Group 1 $650,000 Hardy Brothers Doomben Cup (2000m) at Doomben on May 20.

Doncaster Mile winner It’s Somewhat, above, is the early favourite …