News About 2011 Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival

Melbourne Cup Betting & Odds 2011 – Americain Favourite

Melbourne Cup Betting & Odds 2011 – Americain Favourite

The 2011 Melbourne Cup bettingmarkets are out with the latest market fluctuations following the final field and barrier draw announcements. There were some big losers and some big winners as there always is in the barrier draw with a wide gate so often suicide in a field of this size. That being said they can…

Black Caviar Horse atop Patinack Farm Classic 2011 Odds

Black Caviar Horse atop Patinack Farm Classic 2011 Odds

It is not just this Saturday’s Schillaci Stakes betting that superstar sprinter Black Caviar is dominating, Peter Moody’s undefeated queen also opening as the clearcut futures favourite for the 2011 Patinack Farm Classic. The $1 million Patinack Farm Classic (1200m) will run on the final Group 1 meeting of the Melbourne Cup Carnival, Emirates Stakes…

My Kingdom Of Fife out of 2011 Cox Plate & Spring Carnival

My Kingdom Of Fife out of 2011 Cox Plate & Spring Carnival

Chris Waller’s ace spring contender My Kingdom Of Fife has been withdrawn from the 2011 Cox Plate and the remainder of the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnivaldue to a hoof injury. Imported Kingmambo six-year-old My Kingdom Of Fife, formerly owned by the Queen when racing in Europe, looked in red hot form ahead of the season’s…

Mosheen Cements Spot in Thousand Guineas 2011 Field & Betting

Mosheen Cements Spot in Thousand Guineas 2011 Field & Betting

Robert Smerdon’s in-form filly Mosheen is closing in on 2011 Thousand Guineas betting favourite Atlantic Jewel, firming in her price to win Wednesday week’s showdown after her brilliant victory in the $250,000 Group 2 Edward Manifold Stakes (1600m) at Flemingtonon Sunday. Fastnet Rock three-year-old Mosheen, runner-up to superstar colt and Friday night’s Manikato Stakes winner…

The Bart Cummings Results Confirm Mourayan for Melbourne Cup 2011

The Bart Cummings Results Confirm Mourayan for Melbourne Cup 2011

Yesterday Flemington Racecourse hosted a bumper Melbourne Cup Preview Day and living up to its namesake produced a number of genuine 2011 Melbourne Cup chances including winner of the $200,000 Listed The Bart Cummings (2500m), the Robert Hickmott-trained Mourayan. Owned by the infamous racing personality Lloyd Williams, Alhaarth five-year-old Mourayan on Sunday backed up from…

Moment Of Change out of 2011 Caulfield Guineas & Bill Stutt Betting

Moment Of Change out of 2011 Caulfield Guineas & Bill Stutt Betting

In blow for punters that had early money on boom three-year-old Moment Of Change, leading Victorian trainer Peter Moody decided this morning to spell the horse immediately and officially withdraw them from the Caulfield Guineas 2011 field and betting. Barley A Moment gelding Moment Of Change goes to the paddock undefeated having won both their…

Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes 2011 Winner Toorak Toff Eyes Emirates Stakes

Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes 2011 Winner Toorak Toff Eyes Emirates Stakes

Connections of Saturday’s 2011 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes winner Toorak Toff will not be lured by Australasia’s weight-for-age championship, trainer Rick Hore-Lacy confirming the galloper will bypass next month’s $3 million Cox Plate in favour of the Emirates Stakes during the Melbourne Cup Carnival. Show A Heart four-year-old Toorak Toff broke a 13 month drought…

Melbourne Cup Winner Americain Ruled out of Caulfield Cup 2011

Melbourne Cup Winner Americain Ruled out of Caulfield Cup 2011

After only yesterday being paid up for at second declaration stage for the 2011 Caulfield Cup, Australian co-owner Gerry Ryan has since confirmed French raider Americain will not contest the $2.5 million feature and will instead be saved to focus on going back-to-back in the famed Melbourne Cup. There were 80 horses left in the…

Hong Kong Raiders Debut on Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes Day 2011

Hong Kong Raiders Debut on Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes Day 2011

The first two international raiders to have arrived in Melbourne for the Spring Carnival, the John Moore-trained Hong Kong duo Silver Grecian and Mighty High, will make their Australia race debuts at Caulfield this Saturday. Of the pair, Silver Grecian is the headline runner this weekend as they prepare to be saddled up for the…

Cummings Left With Two Cox Plate 2011 Second Acceptors

Cummings Left With Two Cox Plate 2011 Second Acceptors

Maestro trainer Bart Cummings has just two chances remaining to secure his third straight success in Australasia’s weight-for-age championship with 2011 Cox Plate second declarations taken today. There are now 59 hopefuls heading towards a start in the famed $3 million Group 1 Cox Plate (2040m) at Moonee Valley on October 22, including two from…