News About 2012 Prix de l’arc de Triomphe

Arc Wins Out over 2012 Melbourne Cup for Salomina

Arc Wins Out over 2012 Melbourne Cup for Salomina

Australian-owned German Oaks winning mare Salomina is likely to stay in Europe and head towards the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe in France instead of a trip down under for the Melbourne Cup 2012 this spring according to her connections. Prepared by Peter Schiergen in Germany the four-year-old daughter of Lomitas is undefeated to date…

Camelot Heads Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe Odds

Camelot Heads Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe Odds

Aiden O’Brien’s undefeated young colt Camelot has opened at the top of the early market at the Aussie bookmakers to win on of France’s most prestigious events, the 2012 Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe at Longchamp Racecourse in October. Proving to be the best online bookie for not just local markets but the international features…

Dunaden Unlikely for 2012 Melbourne Cup

Dunaden Unlikely for 2012 Melbourne Cup

Connections of reigning Melbourne Cup winner Dunaden are leaning towards keeping the French stallion at home for the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe in Paris this October instead of giving them their chance to defend their title in the Melbourne Cup 2012 at Flemington the following month. The Mikel Delzangles-trained Nicobar six-year-old was the most…

Japanese Raider Beat Black Targets Melbourne Cup 2012

Japanese Raider Beat Black Targets Melbourne Cup 2012

Shock Tenno Sho winner in Japan last week five-year-old Beat Black could Australia bound with connections considering a trip down under to target the iconic 2012 Melbourne Cup this spring. The progressive stayer had never even won a stakes race before they took out the $3.4 million, Grade 1 Tenno Sho over the two miles…

2012 Melbourne Cup Not Confirmed for Dunaden

2012 Melbourne Cup Not Confirmed for Dunaden

Reigning Melbourne Cup winner Dunaden is far from a sure thing to defend his title in the ‘race that stops a nation’ this spring carnival, the Melbourne Cup 2012 scheduled to light up Flemington Racecourse on Tuesday November 6. The Mikel Delzangles-trained Dunaden travelled down under and in an amazing effort repeated the feat achieved…