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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 …

Weir hopeful to get Doomben Cup favourite Articus on a flight

Weir hopeful to get Doomben Cup favourite Articus on a flight

16 May, 2017

Victoria’s leading trainer Darren Weir is hopeful of getting the favourite Articus on a flight to Brisbane to compete in the Group 1 $650,000 Hardy Brothers Doomben Cup (2000m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Articus, above, is the the early favourite for the Doomben Cup at Doomben. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Weir has had continuing …

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 …

Articus is not certain to take off in A.D. Hollindale Stakes

Articus is not certain to take off in A.D. Hollindale Stakes

4 May, 2017

A delay is securing a suitable flight could postpone Articus’ Queensland debut in the Group 2 $358,000 Attwood Marshall A.D. Hollindale Stakes (1800m) at the Gold Coast on Saturday.

It’s Somewhat, above, is the early favourite for the A.D. Holllindale Stakes at the Gold Coast. Photo by Steve Hart.

If a flight from Melbourne can’t …

2017 Ladbrokes Mornington Cup Results: Tally Wins

2017 Ladbrokes Mornington Cup Results: Tally Wins

25 Mar, 2017

Tally upstaged the well-backed The Gold Trail to win the 2017 Ladbrokes Mornington Cup and claim ballot-free exempt entry into the Caulfield Cup.

Tally got his nose in front at the right time to win the 2017 Ladbrokes Mornington Cup. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

European stayer The Gold Trail was extremely well-backed in the …

Our Ivanhowe to be withdrawn from The BMW

Our Ivanhowe to be withdrawn from The BMW

24 Mar, 2017

Super mudlark Our Ivanhowe will be withdrawn from the Group 1 $1.5m The BMW (2400m) at Rosehill on Saturday morning after failing to pass a vet’s check this afternoon.

Our Ivanhowe, above, has failed to pass a vet’s check and will be withdrawn from The BMW at Rosehill. Photo by Steve Hart.

Racing New South …

Jameka firms in The BMW Betting despite wet track concerns

Jameka firms in The BMW Betting despite wet track concerns

23 Mar, 2017

Caulfield Cup winner Jameka continues to firm in The BMW betting despite trainer Ciaron Maher having some concerns about another heavy track at Rosehill on Saturday.

Trainer Ciaron Maher has some concerns about Jameka, above, handling a heavy track in The BMW at Rosehill. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Jameka remains the $3.80 favourite, in …

Dark Eyes looking at 2400m for 1st time in Mornington Cup

Dark Eyes looking at 2400m for 1st time in Mornington Cup

23 Mar, 2017

In-form galloper Dark Eyes will be looking at 2400m for the first time when he steps out in the Listed $300,000 Ladbrokes Mornington Cup at Mornington on Saturday.

Dark Eyes, above, will be stepping up to the 2400m for the first time in the Ladbrokes Mornington Cup at Mornington. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Ladbrokes …

The Gold Trail early favourite for 2017 Mornington Cup

The Gold Trail early favourite for 2017 Mornington Cup

22 Mar, 2017

Well performed English stayer The Gold Trail has been installed the early favourite for the Listed $300,000 Ladbrokes Mornington Cup (2400m) at the Metropolitan graded stand alone meeting at Mornington on Saturday.

Jockey Craig Williams, above, rides English stayer The Gold Trail in the Ladbrokes Mornington Cup at Mornington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The …

Jamkea to face heavy track in 9 horse The BMW field

Jamkea to face heavy track in 9 horse The BMW field

22 Mar, 2017

Caulfield Cup winner Jameka will have to adapt to a heavy Rosehill track if she is to find her way back into the winner’s stall in the Group 1 $1.5m The BMW (2400m) on Saturday.

Jameka, above, will have to handle a heavy track if she is to win The BMW at Rosehill. Photo by …