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2015 Alice Springs Cup Field Released

2015 Alice Springs Cup Field Released

2 May, 2015

The 2015 Alice Springs Cup field has been released and a capacity field of 12 gallopers are set to contest the $110,000 race on Monday afternoon.

Prince Albert will have the chance to record the biggest win of his racing career to date in the Alice Springs Cup. Photo by: Jenny Barnes

Leading Adelaide trainer …

Disrupted Darwin Cup Preparation For Spartan Eagle

Disrupted Darwin Cup Preparation For Spartan Eagle

31 Jul, 2014

Spartan Eagle has had a disrupted preparation for the 2014 Darwin Cup, but trainer Bob Richard is confident that the tough gelding is close to his best ahead of the $200,000 race on Monday.

Spartan Eagle is set to face the likes of Lightinthenite in the Darwin Cup on Monday. Photo by: Steve Hart

Spartan …

Hawks Bay Out To Break Own Weight Record In Darwin Cup

Hawks Bay Out To Break Own Weight Record In Darwin Cup

5 Aug, 2013

Veteran galloper Hawks Bay will have to break a weight carrying record if he wants to win his third straight Darwin Cup at Fannie Bay this afternoon.

The eight-year-old has won the last two Darwin Cups and will look to make it three in a row in today’s $200,000 race.

Hawks Bay has been allocated …

Trainer Wrapped With Darwin Cup Favourite

Trainer Wrapped With Darwin Cup Favourite

31 Jul, 2013

Trainer Bob Richard said he could not be happier with Spartan Eagle ahead of the 2013 $200,000 Darwin Cup (2000m) at Fannie Bay next Monday.

Spartan Eagle picked up the biggest win of his racing career with a dominant six length victory against a quality field in the Metric Mile (1600m) and is now a …