News About 2012 Melbourne Cup Carnival

2012 Emirates Stakes Day Tips

2012 Emirates Stakes Day Tips

Emirates Stakes Day 2012 will bring the Melbourne Cup Carnival to a close this Saturday, November 10, and with two Group 1 features, a race full of Melbourne Cup hard luck stories and plenty of other exciting events on the card so there is something for everyone at the Flemington meeting. Flemington racing is due…

Patinack Farm Classic Betting Tips 2012

Patinack Farm Classic Betting Tips 2012

The 2012 Patinack Farm Classic is set to run at Flemington Racecourse as part of the Emirates Stakes Day action and while the bookies have Sea Siren as their clear pick, does the team at Races.com.au have the same Patinack tip? Set to jump at 2:15pm (AEST) as Flemington race 5, the $1 million Group…

Gollan Vies for 2012 Patinack Farm Classic Quinella

Gollan Vies for 2012 Patinack Farm Classic Quinella

Queensland horseman Tony Gollan is preparing to saddle-up a double pronged attack on the Patinack Farm Classic 2012 at Flemington tomorrow with half-brothers Temple Of Boom and Spirit Of Boom both set to run in the Emirates Stakes Day showdown. Running as Flemington Race 5 at 2:15pm (AEST) the $1 million Group 1 Patinack Farm…

2012 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Betting Tips

2012 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Betting Tips

One of the key support races on the Emirates Stakes Day program at Melbourne’s Flemington Racecourse this Saturday will be the Queen Elizabeth Stakes 2012 – betting tips and preview for which are detailed below. After Melbourne Cup Carnival’s final two Group 1 races have been run and won there is still reason for the…

Mental In the Zone for Patinack Farm Classic 2012?

Mental In the Zone for Patinack Farm Classic 2012?

They are one of the top three fancies for the 2012 Patinack Farm Classic but can the Peter Snowden-trained Mental get in the zone and turn the tables on their last-start conqueror Sea Siren in the Emirates Stakes Day feature at Flemington on Saturday? Four-year-old Lonhro gelding Mental, a winner of six of their 11…

Ironstein Set for Queen Elizabeth Stakes 2012 Title Defense

Ironstein Set for Queen Elizabeth Stakes 2012 Title Defense

This Emirates Stakes Day Gerald Ryan’s veteran Zabeel gelding Ironstein will look to score their second successive Queen Elizabeth Stakestitle as they also vie for a juicy $100,000 bonus. The $100,000 is on offer to any horse that was balloted out of this year’s Melbourne Cup and that subsequently wins the $250,000 Group 3 Queen…

Is Buffering a 2012 Patinack Farm Classic Chance from Barrier 15?

Is Buffering a 2012 Patinack Farm Classic Chance from Barrier 15?

They may have failed to break their Group 1 duck as the beaten favourite last start, and be facing a field of similar rivals this Saturday on Emirates Stakes Day, but can Buffering overcome the odds and the extreme outside barrier to win the Patinack Farm Classic 2012 on Emirates Stakes Day? One of the…

Can Sea Siren Win 4th Group 1 in Patinack Farm Classic 2012?

Can Sea Siren Win 4th Group 1 in Patinack Farm Classic 2012?

She’s already a triple Group 1 winner and on Saturday the John O’Shea-trained Sea Siren has opened top of the markets to make it a quartet in the 2012 Patinack Farm Classic at Flemington Racecourse, but can the mighty mare get the job done in an open field full of talent? There are three single-figure…

2012 Emirates Stakes Form Guide Facts & Betting Stats

2012 Emirates Stakes Form Guide Facts & Betting Stats

The final day of the Melbourne Cup Carnival runs at Flemington Racecourse this Saturday and the meeting’s marquee event is the Emirates Stakes 2012 – form guide facts and a detailed betting analysis for the mile classic detailed below. Set to run as Flemington Race 6 at 3:00pm (AEST) the $1 million Group 1 Emirates…

General Truce Scores Upset Crown Oaks Day Win

General Truce Scores Upset Crown Oaks Day Win

Once again displaying their affinity for short courses Ricky Maund’s small statured but big hearted galloper General Truce scored a thrilling late win in the $150,000 Listed 50 Years of Fashions on the Field Stakes (1000m) at Flemington’s Crown Oaks Day. Ridden to perfection by Steven Arnold who wasted below his pet riding weight to…