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Freedman pair battle for Ballarat Cup favouritism

Freedman pair battle for Ballarat Cup favouritism

18 Nov, 2016

The Lee and Anthony Freedman trained Nozomi and Cool Chap are fighting for favouritism for the Listed $300,000 Ballarat Cup (2200m) at Ballarat on Saturday.

Cool Chap, above, will have no trouble running the 2200m of the Ballarat Cup at Ballarat. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Cool Chap has always been hovering near the top …

Taiyoo the pick of Weir’s Ballarat Cup runners

Taiyoo the pick of Weir’s Ballarat Cup runners

16 Nov, 2016

The powerful Darren Weir stable will have a possible four runners in the Listed $300,000 Ballarat Cup (2200m) at Ballarat on Saturday.

Taiyoo, above, is the stable pick in the Ballarat Cup at Ballarat. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

Racing manager Jeremy Rogers is leaning towards Taiyoo being the pick of the crop but is expecting …

Step up in distance will suit Magnapal in Ballarat Cup

Step up in distance will suit Magnapal in Ballarat Cup

15 Nov, 2016

Co-trainer Terry O’Sullivan is banking on the step up in distance to 2200m to help the chances of Magnapal in the Listed $300,000 Ballarat Cup at Ballarat on Saturday.

Magnapal, above in light blue colours, will step up in distance in the Ballarat Cup at Ballarat. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Magnapal’s Spring form isn’t …

Lady Le Fay can give Waller back to back Ballarat Cup wins

Lady Le Fay can give Waller back to back Ballarat Cup wins

15 Nov, 2016

Six year old mare Lady Le Fay can give champion trainer Chris Waller back to back wins in the Listed $300,000 Ballarat Cup (2200m) at Ballarat on Saturday.

Lidari, above, is one of five Darren Weir trained gallopers entered for the Ballarat Cup at Ballarat. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Waller collected the winning …

Australian Cup On The Agenda For Eclipse Stakes Winner Turnitaround

Australian Cup On The Agenda For Eclipse Stakes Winner Turnitaround

12 Nov, 2016

Trainer Matthew Williams has revealed that the 2017 Australian Cup is the long-term goal for Turnitaround after he returned to winning form in the 2016 Eclipse Stakes at Ladbrokes Park this afternoon.

Turnitaround, above, winning the Eclipse Stakes at Sandown. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Turnitaround drew towards the outside of the Eclipse Stakes, but …

Charlevoix to take on WFA in Zipping Classic

Charlevoix to take on WFA in Zipping Classic

8 Nov, 2016

Track specialist Charlevoix is set to step up dramatically in class and distance when he tackles weight for age for the first time in the Group 2 $300,000 Zipping Classic (2400m) at Sandown on Saturday.

Charlevoix, above, will tackle weight for age for the first time when he lines up in the Zipping Classic at …

Money For Puccini In Villiers Stakes Betting

Money For Puccini In Villiers Stakes Betting

11 Dec, 2015

Puccini has been backed into 2015 Villiers Stakes odds of $12, but trainer Darren Weir believes that the inconsistent galloper will need plenty of luck to win the Group 2 event at Royal Randwick tomorrow.

Brad Rawiller has been booked to ride Puccini in the 2015 Villiers Stakes at Royal Randwick this weekend. Photo by: …

Slate On Edge can bounce back in Festival Stakes

Slate On Edge can bounce back in Festival Stakes

24 Nov, 2015

New South Wales country trainer Brett Thompson is confident that Slate On Edge can bounce back from a disappointing last start when he lines up in the Listed $150,000 Festival Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Slate On Edge can bounce back in the Festival Stakes at Rosehill. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Thompson took …

Casino Dancer Takes Out Eclipse Stakes

Casino Dancer Takes Out Eclipse Stakes

14 Nov, 2015

The consistent Casino Dancer produced another strong performance to take out the 2015 Eclipse Stakes at Sandown this afternoon.

Casino Dancer continued her excellent spring campaign with a strong win in the Eclipse Stakes. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Casino Dancer produced the best performance of her career to date to take out the Group …

Jacquinot Bay to settle better in Eclipse Stakes

Jacquinot Bay to settle better in Eclipse Stakes

13 Nov, 2015

Lindsay Park co-trainer Tom Dabernig is expecting Jacquinot Bay to settle better in the early and middle stages when he lines up in the Group 3 $150,000 mypunter.com Eclipse Stakes (1800m) at Sandown on Saturday.

Trainer Tom Dabernig is hoping Jacquinot Bay will settle better in the Eclipse Stakes at Sandown. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.…