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Query Over Ballarat Cup Distance for Observational

Query Over Ballarat Cup Distance for Observational
November 17th, 2016

Trainer John Sadler concedes that there is a question mark over whether or not talented gelding Observational will get the distance when he lines up for the 2016 Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m) on Saturday. A former Macedon Lodge runner, Observational has made only one appearance at a distance greater than…

Taiyoo Primed for 2016 Ballarat Cup

Taiyoo Primed for 2016 Ballarat Cup
November 17th, 2016

Jockey Brad Rawiller is confident that Taiyoo can post consecutive country cup victories when he takes to the barriers for the featured 2016 Ballarat Cup (2200m) on Saturday. Taiyoo has been a strong and consistent performer throughout his entire racing career so far and will enter the Ballarat Cup with…

Lady Le Fay to Fire in 2016 Ballarat Cup

Lady Le Fay to Fire in 2016 Ballarat Cup
November 16th, 2016

Chris Waller is confident that Lady Le Fay will be perfectly suited to the conditions of the race and track when she lines up for the featured 2016 Ballarat Cup (2200m) in Victoria on Saturday. Lady Le Fay has been a strong and consistent performer at black type level this…

Lindsay Park Stablemates Ready for 2016 Ballarat Cup

Lindsay Park Stablemates Ready for 2016 Ballarat Cup
November 15th, 2016

Stable foreman for Lindsay Park, Gary Fennessy is pleased with stable mates Rising Romance and Pilote d’Essai ahead of their appearance in Saturday’s Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m). Both horses have reportedly taken very well to their work in the lead-up to the featured country cup, and carry similar form into…

2015 Ballarat Cup Ideal for Prince Cheri

2015 Ballarat Cup Ideal for Prince Cheri
November 20th, 2015

Trainer David Vandyke has been thrilled with the form displayed by Prince Cheri through recent weeks and is confident the talented stayer is a realistic chance of success in Saturday’s 2015 Ballarat Cup (2200m). Posting four wins and a further three minors through only 14 career starts so far, Prince…

Gelagotis Disappointed with wide 2014 Ballarat Cup Draw for Hvasstan

Gelagotis Disappointed with wide 2014 Ballarat Cup Draw for Hvasstan
November 21st, 2014

Having steadily built to the task over the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival so-far, trainer Peter Gelagotis revealed he has been thrilled with the condition of classy stayer Hvasstan but is disappointed to have allocated the wide and awkward barrier 19 for tomorrow’s Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m). Claiming four wins and…

Spinderbella Primed for 2014 Ballarat Cup Success

Spinderbella Primed for 2014 Ballarat Cup Success
November 20th, 2014

Returning to racing in exceptional form over the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival, trainer Robert Smerdon is confident the running conditions of Saturday’s Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m) will play into the strengths of classy mare Spinderbella. Finishing a close second in a minor over 1600m first-up on September 17th, Spinderbella charged…

Price Confident in 2014 Ballarat Cup Chances of Count Of Limonade

Price Confident in 2014 Ballarat Cup Chances of Count Of Limonade
November 20th, 2014

Returning to racing in typically competitive form through the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival so-far, trainer Mick Price is confident classy import Count Of Limonade is in the right form to take out Saturday’s Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m). Count Of Limonade failed to beat a single runner home in the Wedrive…

Tuscan Fire Primed for 2014 Ballarat Cup Success

Tuscan Fire Primed for 2014 Ballarat Cup Success
November 18th, 2014

Running on to finish a credible fourth amongst classy competition in the Listed James Boag’s Premium Stakes (1800m) last time out on Melbourne Cup Day, trainer Dan O’Sullivan is confident of a return to the winner’s circle for classy gelding Tuscan Fire in Saturday’s Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m). Securing nine…

Sysmo Primed for 2014 Ballarat Cup

Sysmo Primed for 2014 Ballarat Cup
November 18th, 2014

Running an agonizingly-close second to Atacama in the Listed James Boag’s Premium Stakes (1800m) on Melbourne Cup Day, trainer Tony McEvoy is confident classy runner Sysmo is in the right form for success in Saturday’s Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m). Securing four wins and a further nine minor places from just…