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Complete 2017 Scone Cup Form Guide

Complete 2017 Scone Cup Form Guide

10 May, 2017

The 2017 Scone Cup Form Guide is vital ready for punters and racing fans ahead of the featured country cup at New South Wales’ Scone Racecourse on Friday afternoon.

Reigning champion Pajaro will take his place in Friday’s 2017 Scone Cup field. Photo: Steve Hart

The 2017 Scone Cup has drawn a talented and capacity …

Capacity field for 2017 Scone Cup

Capacity field for 2017 Scone Cup

10 May, 2017

A capacity field of sixteen will line up in Friday’s Listed $200,000 Scone Cup (1600m) at the stand alone metropolitan class meeting at Scone.

Fabrizio, above, has drawn nicely at barrier four in the Scone Cup at Scone. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

As well as a final field of sixteen, there are four emergencies …

Famous Seamus gives the mile another go in the Scone Cup

Famous Seamus gives the mile another go in the Scone Cup

10 May, 2017

Trainer Noel Mayfield-Smith is willing to give Famous Seamus another attempt over the mile again in Friday’s Listed $200,000 Scone Cup at Scone.

Famous Seamus, above, will be tested over 1600m again in the Scone Cup at Scone. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Famous Seamus is best known as a sprinter and reached the highest levels …

Kevin Heffernan Stakes nominations attract several G1 winners

Kevin Heffernan Stakes nominations attract several G1 winners

8 Nov, 2016

Group 1 winners Under The Louvre, Lucky Hussler and Famous Seamus are among the fifteen nominations for the Group 3 $150,000 Kevin Heffernan Stakes (1300m) at Sandown on Saturday.

Famous Seamus, above, is chasing back to back wins in the Kevin Heffernan Stakes at Sandown. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Noel Mayfield-Smith trained Famous …

Chetwood scores all the way win in Cameron Handicap

Chetwood scores all the way win in Cameron Handicap

16 Sep, 2016

A smart front running ride from Tim Clark saw Chetwood led all of the way to take out the Group 3 $150,000 Australian Bloodstock Cameron Handicap (1350m) on the Beaumont track at Newcastle today.

Cameron Handicap winner Chetwood is trained by John O’Shea, above. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Clark let Chetwood stride to the front …

Dry track the key to Famous Seamus’ chances in Victory Stakes

Dry track the key to Famous Seamus’ chances in Victory Stakes

27 Apr, 2016

Trainer Noel Mayfield-Smith is banking on a dry track for Saturday’s Group 2 $200,000 National Fire Industry Association QLD Victory Stakes (1200m) at Doomben to help Famous Seamus find some winning form.

Famous Seamus needs a dry track to produce his best in the Victory Stakes at Doomben. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Famous Seamus …

Four extra entries boost Victory Stakes nominations

Four extra entries boost Victory Stakes nominations

26 Apr, 2016

Four extra entries have boosted the nominations for the Group 2 $200,000 Victory Stakes (1200m) at Doomben on Saturday from six to ten.

Charlie Boy, above, is one of four late entries for the Victory Stakes at Doomben. Photo by Daniel Costello.

The Brisbane Racing Club was forced to extend the nomination deadline until Tuesday …

Oliver to miss the ride on Fell Swoop in Victory Stakes

Oliver to miss the ride on Fell Swoop in Victory Stakes

26 Apr, 2016

Champion Melbourne jockey Damien Oliver will miss the ride on the in-form Fell Swoop in the Group 2 $200,000 Victory Stakes (1200m) at Doomben on Saturday because of suspension.

Fell Swoop is one of six horses nominated for the Victory Stakes at Doomben. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Oliver pleaded guilty to a charge of …

Newcastle Newmarket Handicap added to Golden Slipper Race Day

Newcastle Newmarket Handicap added to Golden Slipper Race Day

16 Mar, 2016

The Group 3 $125,000 Newcastle Newmarket Handicap (1350m) has been added to the Golden Slipper Race Day at Rosehill on Saturday following the cancellation of the Beaumont Track meeting at Newcastle today.

Famous Seamus will carry the top weight in the rescheduled Newcastle Newmarket Handicap at Rosehill. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Stewards were forced to …

Java tested over 1000m for 1st time in City Of Greater Dandenong Stakes

Java tested over 1000m for 1st time in City Of Greater Dandenong Stakes

3 Dec, 2015

Trainer Lee Freedman is keen to see Java settle off the pace when he tackles the 1000m for the first time in the Listed $120,000 City Of Greater Dandenong Stakes (1000m) at Sandown on Saturday.

Java will be tested over the 1000m for the first time in the City Of Greater Dandenong Stakes at Sandown. …