News About 2011 Melbourne Cup Day

Oliver On A Roll Into Melbourne Cup With Race 6 Win

Oliver On A Roll Into Melbourne Cup With Race 6 Win

After going down narrowly to Hot Snitzel last start Combat Kitty has bounced back to claim Race 6 at Flemington on 2011 Melbourne Cup Day.

Combat Kitty found plenty of trouble in the run and had to do a lot of work to get clear but once she found the front there was no pegging her back.

The pace was ...

Another Big Payout In Race 4 On Melbourne Cup Day 2011

Another Big Payout In Race 4 On Melbourne Cup Day 2011

Rough chance Sophies Spirit has held of a strong finishing Little Surfer Girl in Race 4 on Melbourne Cup Day

There’s been yet another big win on Melbourne Cup Day at Flemington, this time Sophie’s Spirit getting up over 1400m in the 2011 Herald Sun Stakes.

Once again it was far from a clear cut finish with the result going ...

Niwot Form Strengthens for Melbourne Cup 2011 – Norsqui Wins Race 3

Niwot Form Strengthens for Melbourne Cup 2011 – Norsqui Wins Race 3

Norsqui, who was beaten by Melbourne Cup runner Niwot back in May, has wins Flemington Race 3

The formline on Niwot heading into the 2011 Melbourne Cup this afternoon is looking stronger by the minute after Walter McShane’s progressive Tasmanian stayer Norsqui got up in the third event on Melbourne Cup Day at Flemington.

Norsqui had the run of the ...

2011 Melbourne Cup Day Results – Race 2

2011 Melbourne Cup Day Results – Race 2

Race favourite Foxstar has won the 1700m TAB Sportsbet Australia Stakes

It’s been a turbulent few days for Hugh Bowman but he’s at least back on some sort of a high after winning race two on Melbourne Cup Day at Flemington.

Bowman rode Sangster to win the Victorian Derby on Saturday before having to cut plenty of weight in anticipation ...

Melbourne Cup Day Tips 2011 – Full Program

Melbourne Cup Day Tips 2011 – Full Program

Melbourne Cup Day 2011 shapes as one to remember with a massive ten race card featuring some of the best horses we have anywhere in the country.

The main event Melbourne Cup is obviously what everyone waits for there’s no doubt the depth of quality in the support  races helps make the day so special.

While the battle for spots ...

Melbourne Cup Day 2011 Fields & Race Day Preview

Melbourne Cup Day 2011 Fields & Race Day Preview

The meeting every race fan, punter and fashionista around Australia and abroad eagerly awaits for each year is nearly here, with the 2011 Melbourne Cup Day to take place next Tuesday, November 1, and here the Races.com.au team take a look at the Flemington fields, race favourites and race previews for Cup Day.

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