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2011 Melbourne Cup copycat Dunaden

2011 Melbourne Cup copycat Dunaden

To put it in nursery rhyme jargon – copycat from Ballarat went to school and got the strap. That could be said about Dunaden’s French trainer Mikel Delzangles who is following the footsteps of his former boss Alain Du Royer-Dupre by trying to win the Group 1 $6m 2011 Melbourne Cup. And by the price…

Geelong Cup 2011 Results – Winner Dunaden Firms in Melbourne Cup Odds

Geelong Cup 2011 Results – Winner Dunaden Firms in Melbourne Cup Odds

For the second year in a row a French-trained raider has won the Geelong Cup as the top-weight of the race at their first start on Australian soil, Mikel Delzangle’s Dunaden following in the hoofsteps of reigning Melbourne Cup hero Americain by taking out the 2011 Geelong Cup in a significant result. Already assured of…

Geelong Cup 2011 Form & Betting Tips

Geelong Cup 2011 Form & Betting Tips

One of the non-traditional but now formerly recognised lead-up races to the iconic Melbourne Cup takes place at Geelong today, the $225,000 Group 3 Geelong Cup (2400m), and below the Races.com.au crew have the exclusive Geelong Cup form guide analysis and betting tips. Due to jump at 4:00pm (AEDST) as Geelong Race 7– the 2011…

Melbourne Cup 2011-Bound Bauer Eases in Geelong Cup Odds

Melbourne Cup 2011-Bound Bauer Eases in Geelong Cup Odds

On Wednesday Luca Cumani’s crowd favourite Bauer will run in the 2011 Geelong Cup in a do-or-die bid to get a second shot at the world’s richest handicap, the $6 million Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m). The always gallant nine-year-old grey galloper is one of 13 stayers engaged in the $225,000 Group 3 Geelong Cup…

Punters Come for Dunaden in 2011 Geelong Cup Betting

Punters Come for Dunaden in 2011 Geelong Cup Betting

Money has started to come in for overseas raider Dunaden to win the Geelong Cup 2011 on Wednesday, the punters backing a second successive victory in the feature by a French-trained galloper following Americain’s success last year. Nicobar six-year-old Dunaden is prepared by Mikel Delzangles who once worked as assistant to Americain’s esteemed trainer Alain…

Tanby Tops Geelong Cup 2011 Odds

Tanby Tops Geelong Cup 2011 Odds

The Lloyd Williams-owned and Robert Hickmott-trained Tanby has opened at the top of the odds for the 2011 Geelong Cup on Wednesday, the in-form Galileo five-year-old seeking success in the handicap showdown with the hopes of moving a step closer to a Melbourne Cup 2011 start. Tanby was last seen running a gallant second when…

Geelong Cup Field Has It All To Play For In 2011

Geelong Cup Field Has It All To Play For In 2011

The 2011 Geelong Cup field has a lot to live up to this year as they seek to repeat the success the event has had in recent times. Just last year Americain passed through this race on his way to winning the 2010 Melbourne Cup title in tremendous circumstances. A group of 13 will be…

Americain Regains Melbourne Cup 2011 Betting Favouritism

Americain Regains Melbourne Cup 2011 Betting Favouritism

Defending Melbourne Cup winner Americain has been reinstated at the top of the 2011 Melbourne Cup odds, the French-trained stayer equal favourite for the ‘race that stops a nation’ with boom German import Lucas Cranach. Betting markets on the $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m), which will run as Flemington Race 7 on…