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Pemberley peaking for Tattersall’s Cup

Pemberley peaking for Tattersall’s Cup

23 Jun, 2017

Victorian stayer Pemberley is set to peak on Saturday when he takes on a small field in the Group 3 $200,000 Carlton Mid Tattersall’s Cup (2200m) at Doomben.

Pemberley, above, is set to beak in the Tattersall’s Cup at Doomben. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Ciaron Maher trained Pemberley is having his fifth start …

Tucanchoo scratched from Tattersall’s Cup, betting reshuffle

Tucanchoo scratched from Tattersall’s Cup, betting reshuffle

22 Jun, 2017

Bookies at Ladbrokes.com.au were forced to frame a new betting market for Saturday’s Group 3 $200,000 Carlton Mid Tattersall’s Cup (2200m) at Doomben following the early scratching of the favourite Tucanchoo.

Rudy, above, is the new favourite for the Tattersalls’ Cup at Doomben. Photo by Daniel Costello.

The Team Hawkes trained Tucanchoo was the $2.25 …

Tucanchoo early favourite for Tattersall’s Cup

Tucanchoo early favourite for Tattersall’s Cup

21 Jun, 2017

Veteran stayer Tucanchoo has been installed the early favourite for the Group 3 $200,000 Carlton Mid Tattersall’s Cup (2200m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Tucanchoo, above, has been installed the favourite for the Tattersall’s Cup at Doomben. Photo by Steve Hart.

The rising eight year old has drawn barrier seven in the eight horse Tattersall’s Cup …

2017 Tattersall’s Cup  nominations extended

2017 Tattersall’s Cup nominations extended

19 Jun, 2017

The Tattersall’s Racing Club has extended the nomination deadline for the Group 3 $200,000 Carlton Mid Tattersall’s Cup (2200m) at Doomben on Saturday after only fourteen horses were entered.

Rudy, above, is among the nominations for the Tattersall’s Cup at Doombem. Photo by Daniel Costello.

A maximum field of sixteen can run in the Tattersall’s …

2017 Caulfield Cup the Target for Ruthven

2017 Caulfield Cup the Target for Ruthven

13 Jun, 2017

Trainer Ciaron Maher has confirmed that the 2017 Caulfield Cup will figure as the major Spring Carnival target for Ruthven, after the three-year-old stormed home to win the Group 1 Queensland Derby (2200m) last weekend.

Ruthven flew home to win the Group 1 Queensland Derby at Doomben last weekend. Photo: Steve Hart

Ruthven was sent …

Capital Gain to be set for the Australian Derby

Capital Gain to be set for the Australian Derby

12 Jun, 2017

Newly crowned Group 1 winner Capital Gain will head to the spelling paddock before being set for an Australian Derby campaign during the 2018 Sydney Autumn Carnival.

Capital Gain, above winning the J.J. Atkins at Doomben, will be set for the 2018 Australian Derby at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Trainer Paul Butterworth is still …

Ruthven is the 2017 Queensland Derby Winner

Ruthven is the 2017 Queensland Derby Winner

10 Jun, 2017

Hugh Bowman’s experience has been the difference at Doomben this afternoon and the leading Sydney hoop has partnered Ruthven to a dominant win in the Group 1 Queensland Derby (2200m).

Ruthven was dominant in the 2017 Queensland Derby at Doomben this afternoon. Photo by: Steve Hart

Jumping from the gates well, Bowman allowed Ruthven to …

Ruthven set to peak in 2017 Queensland Derby

Ruthven set to peak in 2017 Queensland Derby

9 Jun, 2017

Trainer Ciaron Maher is expecting Ruthven to peak for Saturday’s Group 1 $600,000 Channel Seven Queensland Derby (2200m) at Doomben and turn the tables on arch rival Volatile Mix.

Volatile Mix, gold cap and white sleeves, beats Ruthven, blue and lime hoops, above in the South Australian Derby at Morphettville. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

Ruthven …

Queensland Derby’s reduced distance will suit Shocking Luck

Queensland Derby’s reduced distance will suit Shocking Luck

8 Jun, 2017

The reduced distance of 2200m for the Group 1 $600,000 Channel Seven Queensland Derby at Doomben on Saturday will suit Kiwi three year old Shocking Luck.

Volatile Mix, above with yellow cap and white sleeves, will jump from the outside gate in the Queensland Derby at Doomben. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

Two starts back Shocking …

Melody Belle remains short priced favourite after J.J. Atkins barrier draw

Melody Belle remains short priced favourite after J.J. Atkins barrier draw

7 Jun, 2017

Kiwi filly Melody Belle remains a short priced favourite for the Group 1 $600,000 BMW J.J. Atkins (1600m) at Doomben on Saturday even though she has drawn in the second half of the fifteen horse field.

Jim Byrne, above, rides Capital Gain in the J.J. Atkins at Doomben. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Melody Belle drew …