News About: Winter Cup

No Grafton Cup for Jiayuguan, will run in Queensland Cup

No Grafton Cup for Jiayuguan, will run in Queensland Cup

13 Jul, 2016

Trainer John Thompson is keen to test Jiayuguan at ‘two miles’ and will run the French import in the Listed $100,000 Variety Queensland Cup (3200m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Jockey Damian Browne, above, will ride Jiayuguan in the Queensland Cup at Eagle Farm. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Jiayuguan is also an acceptor for the …

Foreign Prince to set the pace in Grafton Cup

Foreign Prince to set the pace in Grafton Cup

12 Jul, 2016

Front runner Foreign Prince will again be asked to set the pace in the Listed $160,000 McKimms Real Estate Grafton Cup (2350m) at Grafton on Thursday.

Foreign Prince can set the pace in the Grafton Cup. Photo by Steve Hart.

Foreign Prince has won six of his seven victories from the front and trainer David …

First Bloom Has A Go at Winter Cup Distance

First Bloom Has A Go at Winter Cup Distance

1 Jul, 2016

A small field devoid of genuine star stayers has convinced Scone horseman Greg Bennett to “have a go” at the Winter Cup over the mile and a half with his soon-to-retire mare First Bloom on Saturday.

First Bloom has her first 2400m run in Saturday’s 2016 Winter Cup at Rosehill Racecourse. Photo: Race Horse Photos …

Winter Cup Odds on the Drift for Tucanchoo

Winter Cup Odds on the Drift for Tucanchoo

30 Jun, 2016

Tucanchoo’s 2016 Winter Cup odds have drifted this week, despite the talented six-year-old having produced a typically smart performance at black type level only one week ago.

Tucanchoo is on the drift in Winter Cup betting markets. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell

Tucanchoo has been a strong performer for Team Hawkes through his entire nineteen start career …

Winter Cup to Determine Path for Foreign Prince

Winter Cup to Determine Path for Foreign Prince

29 Jun, 2016

A 2016 Grafton Cup berth is on the line for Foreign Prince when the talented gelding lines up for his first start over a mile and a half in Saturday’s Listed Winter Cup (2400m) at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse.

Foreign Prince will line up in Saturday’s Listed Winter Cup at Rosehill Gardens. Photo: Steve Hart

Foreign …

Winks and Our Voodoo Prince back together at Moonee Valley

Winks and Our Voodoo Prince back together at Moonee Valley

30 Jul, 2015

The winning combination of jockey James Winks and Our Voodoo Prince is back together in the $90,000 Jockey Celebration Day Handicap (2040m) at Moonee Valley on Saturday.

Jockey James Winks will combine with Our Voodoo Prince in the Jockey Celebration Day Handicap at Moonee Valley. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Winks is the last …

Waterhouse chasing back to back Grafton Cups with Bonfire

Waterhouse chasing back to back Grafton Cups with Bonfire

9 Jul, 2015

First Lady Of The Turf Gai Waterhouse will be chasing back to back wins in the Listed $150,000 Blanchard Haulage Grafton Cup (2350m) when she saddles up Bonfire at Grafton today.

Trainer Gai Waterhouse will be chasing back to back Grafton Cup wins with Bonfire. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Waterhouse won last year’s version of …

Kapour On Top Of Grafton Cup Betting

Kapour On Top Of Grafton Cup Betting

8 Jul, 2015

Imported stayer Kapour is currently available at 2015 Grafton Cup odds of $3.50 and he is a clear favourite to make it two wins on the trot in the Listed event tomorrow afternoon.

Kapour will have the chance to record his second straight victory when he contests the 2015 Grafton Cup tomorrow afternoon. Photo by: …

Waller pair draw 1 – 2 in Grafton Cup

Waller pair draw 1 – 2 in Grafton Cup

6 Jul, 2015

The Chris Waller trained pair of Reigning and Danchai have drawn the two inside barriers for the Listed $150,000 Blanchard Haulage Grafton Cup (2350m) at Grafton on Thursday.

Danchai, the grey on the inside, and Banca Mo, blue and green colours, are set to clash again in the Grafton Cup at Grafton. Photo by Daniel …

Gosh A Chance In Winter Cup

Gosh A Chance In Winter Cup

26 Jun, 2015

Gosh is currently available at 2015 Winter Cup odds of $21, but Chris Waller believes that the imported stayer is a genuine winning chance in what he believes is a very weak edition of the Listed event.

Danchai (inside) is one of three Chris Waller-trained gallopers in the 2015 Winter Cup field. Photo by: Daniel …