-->

Tucanchoo early favourite for Tattersall’s Cup

Deposit $100
to get

$250*

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

Deposit $50 bet with

$200*

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

Deposit $25
to get

$75*

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

Deposit $250
to get

$250*

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

Veteran stayer Tucanchoo has been installed the early favourite for the Group 3 $200,000 Carlton Mid Tattersall’s Cup (2200m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Tucanchoo, above, has been installed the favourite for the Tattersall's Cup at Doomben. Photo by Steve Hart.

Tucanchoo, above, has been installed the favourite for the Tattersall’s Cup at Doomben. Photo by Steve Hart.

The rising eight year old has drawn barrier seven in the eight horse Tattersall’s Cup field with Tommy Berry in the saddle again after the pair combined for a last start second in the $100,000 Kensei Handicap (2000m) at Rosehill last Saturday.

The Team Hawkes trained Tucanchoo has been racing consistently of late with three placings from his last three starts with a third three starts in a 1400m Handicap at Flemington followed by a second over 1800m in a Rosehill Handicap on June 3.

The Hawkes Team is hoping Tucanchoo can go one better than last year when the Pentire gelding ran second to Index Linked in the 2016 Tattersall’s Cup which was run at Eagle Farm.

Ladbrokes.com.au have Tucanchoo as the $2.25 favourite for the Tattersall’s Cup just ahead of the Gold Coast trained Rudy at $3.50 and Ciaron Maher’s stayer Pemberley at $3.70.

Rudy has drawn barrier two with Tim Clark back in the saddle replacing Hugh Bowman who was aboard the Helen Page trained gelding last start for a fifth to Chocante in the Group 2 $300,000 Evergreen Turf Brisbane Cup (2200m) at Doomben on June 10.

Clark is no stranger to Rudy and was aboard him at his two previous starts at Doomben for a third to Sense Of Occasion in the Group 1 $650,000 Hardy Brothers Doomben Cup (2000m) followed by a second to Single Gaze in the Group 2 $200,000 Pages Event Equipment Hire P J O’Shea Stakes (2200m).

Corey Brown sticks with Pemberley who has drawn the outside barrier in the eight horse field and is coming off a last start third in the Brisbane Cup.

The remainder of the field are at double figure odds with Morendi and War Baby sharing the next line of betting at $18.

Morendi has drawn barrier six with Michael Cahill booked to ride while War Baby, with Larry Cassidy from gate four, is stepping up sharply in class after scoring a six and a half lengths win in the $100,000 BenchMark 80 Handicap over 2150m on Ipswich Cup Day last Saturday.

About The Author

Mark Mazzaglia

Mark is a passionate journalist with a life-time involvement in the racing industry. He spent many years as an analyst and form expert at the Courier Mail and also has hands-on experience working with some of Queensland’s top trainers.

70 Comments

  1. http://fiesta.gamigo.com

    That is really fascinating, You are a very professional blogger.
    I’ve joined your rss feed and look forward to seeking extra of your great post.
    Additionally, I have shared your site in my social networks

  2. Kelvin

    I’m really impressed with your writing skills and also with the layout on your blog.
    Is this a paid theme or did you customize it yourself?
    Either way keep up the nice quality writing, it’s rare to see a
    nice blog like this one today.

  3. computer protection professionals

    Definitely believe that which you stated. Your favorite justification appeared to be on the internet the easiest thing to be
    aware of. I say to you, I definitely get irked while people think about worries that they plainly don’t know about.
    You managed to hit the nail upon the top and also defined out the whole thing without having side effect , people could take
    a signal. Will probably be back to get more. Thanks

  4. theater systems

    I got this web page from my pal who told me concerning this website and now
    this time I am visiting this web site and reading very informative
    articles at this place.

  5. constant backup keys

    Hi there, I enjoy reading through your article post.
    I like to write a little comment to support you.

  6. Lelio Vieira Carneiro Junior

    I will immediately take hold of your rss feed as I can’t to find your email subscription hyperlink or newsletter service.

    Do you’ve any? Please let me recognize in order that I may just subscribe.
    Thanks.

  7. water car

    Hi there, You’ve done an incredible job. I will definitely digg it and personally recommend to my friends.
    I’m confident they’ll be benefited from this site.

  8. uae travel

    Hey! This is my first visit to your blog! We are a group of volunteers and starting a new project
    in a community in the same niche. Your blog provided us
    beneficial information to work on. You have done a marvellous
    job!

  9. Lelio Vieira Carneiro Junior

    Asking questions are really good thing if you are not understanding something totally, except this post provides fastidious understanding even.

  10. best deal estate real

    Good post. I learn something totally new and challenging on websites
    I stumbleupon on a daily basis. It will always be interesting to read articles from other authors and practice
    something from their sites.

  11. used kia cars

    I’m gone to convey my little brother, that he should also pay a quick visit this weblog on regular basis to take updated from hottest news.

  12. exhaust systems

    Stunning story there. What occurred after? Take care!

  13. chief operating officer job description

    Having read this I thought it was really enlightening.
    I appreciate you spending some time and effort to put this article together.

    I once again find myself personally spending a significant amount of time both reading and commenting.
    But so what, it was still worth it!

  14. apple ipad

    Do you mind if I quote a few of your posts as long as I
    provide credit and sources back to your site?
    My blog is in the exact same niche as yours and my visitors would certainly benefit from a lot
    of the information you present here. Please let me know
    if this okay with you. Thank you!

  15. avon business

    Hello! This post could not be written any better!

    Reading this post reminds me of my old room mate! He always kept talking about this.
    I will forward this write-up to him. Fairly certain he
    will have a good read. Many thanks for sharing!

  16. Errol

    First off I would like to say wonderful blog! I had a quick question that I’d like to ask if you don’t mind.
    I was interested to know how you center yourself and clear your mind before writing.

    I’ve had a tough time clearing my thoughts in getting my ideas out there.
    I truly do take pleasure in writing however it just seems
    like the first 10 to 15 minutes are generally lost simply just trying
    to figure out how to begin. Any ideas or hints? Many thanks!

  17. confederate-trader.com

    You need to be a part of a contest for one of the highest quality websites on the internet.
    I am going to recommend this blog!

  18. Jasper

    you are actually a excellent webmaster. The web site loading velocity
    is amazing. It seems that you are doing any distinctive trick.
    Moreover, The contents are masterwork. you have performed a excellent process on this
    subject!

  19. Athena

    Hi, its good paragraph concerning media print, we all be aware of media
    is a wonderful source of data.

Leave a reply

Your email address will not be published.