News About 2012 Australian Cup

My Quest For Peace to Race on for Sydney Autumn Carnival 2013

My Quest For Peace to Race on for Sydney Autumn Carnival 2013

After a failed spring cups bid down under and after being overlooked for an invitation to the Hong Kong International Race Day in December, OTI’s My Quest For Peace will stay on Australia under the preparation of Peter Moody and target the 2013 Sydney and Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival features.

My Quest For Peace will return in the autumn ...

Manighar Wins 2012 Australian Cup – Flemington Race 7 Results

Manighar Wins 2012 Australian Cup – Flemington Race 7 Results

Manighar has won the 2012 Australian Cup at Flemington in a thrilling photo finish today March 10, 2012.

The six-year-old gelding just out-bobbed Caulfield Cup winner Southern Speed on the line in what was just one of many nail biting finishes on track today.

Race favourite Americain finished in third, while Precedence ran home to nab fourth position.

Manighar has ...

Flemington Super Saturday 2012 – Scratchings

Flemington Super Saturday 2012 – Scratchings

A bumper day of racing is soon to begin at the famous Flemington Race Course, with the first race scheduled to jump at 12.08pm (AEDT).

The two feature races of the day, the 2012 Newmarket Handicap and the 2012 Australian Cup, have each have lost a key runner.

Bel Sprinter has been scratched from the 2012 Newmarket Handicap

Australian ...

2012 Australian Cup – Can Manighar Beat the Favourites?

2012 Australian Cup – Can Manighar Beat the Favourites?

French gelding Manighar is one of five imports that will be chasing Australian Cup honours at Flemington tomorrow.

The Peter Moody trained six-year-old has been in good form heading in to the 2000 metre Group One stayers’ event and remains a chance of upsetting the favourites.

Manighar is third favourite to take out the 2012 Australian Cup

He finished third ...

Illo Can Upset Americain – 2012 Australian Cup

Illo Can Upset Americain – 2012 Australian Cup

When German race favourite Lucas Cranach was today ruled out of the 2012 Australian Cup, another German horse in Illo came in to the mix as $5.50 second favourite at bookmaker.com.au.

Illo can upset Americain in the 2012 Australian Cup

The six-year-old will have to topple 2012 Melbourne Cup winner Americain to take top honours over the 2000 metres but ...

Can Americain Win Flemington’s Other Famous Cup – Australian Cup 2012

Can Americain Win Flemington’s Other Famous Cup – Australian Cup 2012

They are the raging favourite following the withdrawal of top elect Lucas Cranach, but can former Melbourne Cup hero Americain salute in the other famous cup race at Flemington and take out the 2012 Australian Cup this Super Saturday of Racing?

Americain is out to repeat the same Melbourne Cup - Australian Cup double two years apart as Shocking ...

Australian Cup 2012 Form Guide Analysis & Tips

Australian Cup 2012 Form Guide Analysis & Tips

One of the premier races taking place around the nation this Saturday is the 2012 Australian Cup at Flemington’s Super Saturday of Racing, the classic weight-for-age showdown looking like Americain’s for the taking, or is it?

Illo is the Races.com.au team's upset pick to win the 2012 Australian Cup

With former favourite Lucas Cranach injuring their leg and ...

Cummings’ One Illof a chance Chance in Australian Cup 2012

Cummings’ One Illof a chance Chance in Australian Cup 2012

Maestro Hall of Fame trainer Bart Cummings looks to have a very strong contender in Illo as he vies for an incredible 14th victory in the Flemington’s other famous cup, the 2012 Australian Cup, which would set a national record for wins in a single Group 1 race.

Bart Cummings will shoot for a record-breaking 14th win in ...

Lucas Cranach Out of Australian Cup 2012 – Betting Update

Lucas Cranach Out of Australian Cup 2012 – Betting Update

Trainer Anthony Freedman’s belief that Americain was the deserving 2012 Australian Cup favourite has eventuated as the ruling top elect for the Flemington Super Saturday feature, Lucas Cranach, has been scratched due to injury.

Lucas Cranach has been ruled out of the 2012 Australian Cup and the remainder of the autumn carnival

Yesterday Freedman said that while he ...

Americain Should Top 2012 Australian Cup Odds – Freedman

Americain Should Top 2012 Australian Cup Odds – Freedman

Trainer of Saturday’s Australian Cup 2012 top elect Lucas Cranach, Anthony Freedman believes highly-rated rival Americain should be installed at the top of the odds for the Flemington Super Saturday showdown.

Americain is the horse rival trainer Anthony Freedman believes should be topping the 2012 Australian Cup odds

Former French-trained stayer Americain, winner of the 2010 Melbourne Cup and ...