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Canny Ballad scores upset win in 2016 Darwin Cup

Canny Ballad scores upset win in 2016 Darwin Cup

2 Aug, 2016

One of the outsiders of the field Canny Ballad scored an upset win in the $200,000 Carlton Mid Darwin Cup (2000m) at Fannie Bay on Monday.

Canny Ballad, above in white colours, running second at Warwick Farm early in his career. Photo by Steve Hart.

Canny Ballad went into the Darwin Cup on the back …

Clarke gives Lightinthenite great chance to win back to back Darwin Cups

Clarke gives Lightinthenite great chance to win back to back Darwin Cups

1 Aug, 2016

Leading Northern Territory trainer Gary Clarke is giving Lightinthenite a great chance of winning back to back Darwin Cups at Fannie Park today.

Lightinthenite, above red and white colours, will take on stablemate Finke in the Darwin Cup. Photo by Steve Hart

Lightinthenite made it a one act affair in last year’s $200,000 Carlton Mid …

Moon Devil is lone Darwin Cup runner for Forster

Moon Devil is lone Darwin Cup runner for Forster

1 Aug, 2016

Moon Devil will be the lone runner for trainer Angela Forster in the $200,000 Carlton Mid Darwin Cup (2000m) at Fannie Bay today after she was forced to scratch Montalto on Friday.

Lightinthenite, above red and white colours, is one of the main fancies for the Darwin Cup. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Port Lincoln …

Finke race day favourite for Darwin Cup

Finke race day favourite for Darwin Cup

1 Aug, 2016

The Gary Clarke trained Finke holds a slight advantage over stablemate Lightinthenite for favouritism for the $200,000 Carlton Mid Darwin Cup (2000m) at Fannie Bay today.

Lightinthenite, above red and white colours, could take on stablemate Finke in the Darwin Cup. Photo by Steve Hart.

Finke has firmed into $3.80 with Ladbrokes.com.au while Lightinthenite remains …

Clarke has the 2 favourites in Darwin Cup

Clarke has the 2 favourites in Darwin Cup

29 Jul, 2016

Leading Northern Territory trainer Gary Clarke will saddle up the two top fancies, Lightinthenite and Finke, in the $200,000 Carlton Mid Darwin Cup (2000m) at Fannie Bay on Monday.

Tommy Berry, above, will ride Royal Request in the Darwin Cup at Fannie Bay. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Finke is in line to collect …

Our Valdivia races into Darwin Cup calculations after Metric Mile win

Our Valdivia races into Darwin Cup calculations after Metric Mile win

25 Jul, 2016

In-form five year old Our Valdivia raced into Darwin Cup calculations with a tough win in the $50,000 Sky Racing Metric Mile (1600m) at Fannie Bay in Darwin last Saturday.

Our Valdivia, above, is one of the main chances for the Darwin Cup. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

The Lisa Lefoe trained Our Valdivia made it …

Finke no certainty to chase $100,000 Ladbrokes Bonus in Darwin Cup

Finke no certainty to chase $100,000 Ladbrokes Bonus in Darwin Cup

21 Jul, 2016

Northern Territory’s glamour three year old Finke is no certainty to chase the $100,000 Ladbrokes Triple Crown Bonus he is eligible to collect if he wins the $200,000 Carlton Mid Darwin Cup (2000m) at Fannie Bay on August 1.

Lightinthenite, above red and white colours, has been installed the early favourite for the Darwin Cup. …

Lightinthenite early favourite for Darwin Cup

Lightinthenite early favourite for Darwin Cup

20 Jul, 2016

The Gary Clarke trained Lightinthenite has been installed as the early favourite for the $200,000 Carlton Mid Darwin Cup (2000m) at Fannie Bay in Darwin on August 1.

Lightinthenite, above red and white colours, could take on stablemate Finke in the Darwin Cup. Photo by Steve Hart.

Lightinthenite is one of four gallopers Clarke has …

$100,000 Ladbrokes Triple Crown Bonus awaits Finke

$100,000 Ladbrokes Triple Crown Bonus awaits Finke

18 Jul, 2016

Local three year old Finke is in line to win the Ladbrokes Triple Crown Bonus of $100,000 after taking out the second leg of the three race series with his victory in the $135,000 Ladbrokes NT Derby (2000m) at Darwin’s Fannie Bay race course last Saturday.

Lightinthenite, above red and white colours, could take on …

Lightinthenite Far Too Good In 2015 Darwin Cup

Lightinthenite Far Too Good In 2015 Darwin Cup

4 Aug, 2015

Lightinthenite justified his clear favouritism to record a dominant win in the 2015 Darwin Cup at Fannie Bay yesterday afternoon.

Hugh Bowman (pictured after winning the Crown Oaks) capped off an outstanding season with a Darwin Cup victory. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett

Lightinthenite stamped himself as a clear favourite for the Darwin Cup when he …