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Domesky too classy in Ballarat Cup 2011

Domesky too classy in Ballarat Cup 2011

20 Nov, 2011

Trainer Mick Kent and jockey Brad Rawiller combined to win consecutive Ballarat Cups with backmarker Domesky today.

The two men, who won the 2010 edition with My Bentley, planned and executed a win based on reverse psychology.

It was commonly thought Ballarat was favouring leaders during the day and if true Domesky had little hope.…

2011 Ballarat Cup – summary, ratings and tips

2011 Ballarat Cup – summary, ratings and tips

20 Nov, 2011

Rating out of ten – Strengths and Weaknesses and Unknowns.

1. ROTHERA Rating 7:

  • S: Loves wet ground, with leading top trainer Peter Moody and jockey Luke Nolen.
  • W: Never won with 59kg, never raced over 2200m.
  • U: Never raced over 2200m or at Ballarat.

2. ILLUSTRIOUS BLUE Rating 2:

  • S: Can stay the distance.
Paddy aiming to be hometown hero in 2011 Ballarat Cup

Paddy aiming to be hometown hero in 2011 Ballarat Cup

18 Nov, 2011

Paddy O'Reilly (right) will look to become a hometown hero in the Ballarat Cup

Astute trainer Robert Smerdon’s will rely on TABsportsbet $9 chance Paddy O’Reilly to give him a second hometown victory in Sunday’s Listed $150,000 Sportsbet.com.au 2011 Ballarat Cup, (2200m).

Smerdon and his family have a long Ballarat history, but the race has …

Kent aiming for back to back Ballarat Cups

Kent aiming for back to back Ballarat Cups

17 Nov, 2011

Domesky is one of two runners in the Ballarat Cup for trainer Michael Kent

Cranbourne trainer Michael Kent is aiming for back to back wins in the $150,000 Ballarat Cup(2200m) on Sunday.

Kent, who won the 2010 Cup with My Bentley, runs Domesky and Red Buttons in the Listed event.

Domesky returned to something like …

Unusual Suspect may lead in Caulfield Cup

Unusual Suspect may lead in Caulfield Cup

15 Oct, 2011

Unusual Suspect may lead the Caulfield Cup today

There could be a surprise leader on today’s Caulfield Cup with Mick Kent advising steward’s that bolter Unusual Suspect will be allowed to stride without being restrained.

The slow paced predicted for the Cup by many may now be turned on its head.

Kent with three runners …

Kent’s 2011 Caulfield Cup trio best in wet

Kent’s 2011 Caulfield Cup trio best in wet

13 Oct, 2011

Absolutely is trainer Mick Kent's best hope in the Caulfield Cup

Cranbourne trainer Mick Kent is hoping the Melbourne weather lives up to it infamous unpredictable self and splats egg on the face of the weather bureau.

Kent will be represented by Unusual Suspect, Absolutely and Domesky in Saturday’s 2011 $2.5m Caulfield Cup (2400m) and …