News About 2013 Hardwicke Stakes

2013 Melbourne Cup Hope Dandino Ready for Hardwicke Stakes – Royal Ascot

2013 Melbourne Cup Hope Dandino Ready for Hardwicke Stakes – Royal Ascot

Australian-owned 2013 Melbourne Cup hope Dandino will give punters an early insight into his spring chances when he steps out in the Group 2 Hardwicke Stakes (2400m) at Royal Ascot on Saturday.

The six-year-old was bought by Australian Thoroughbred Bloodstock in February who have beefed up their team to aim at the Caulfield and Melbourne Cups.

ATB-owned stayer Jakkalberry finished ...

2013 Melbourne Cup Hope Mount Athos Primed for Royal Ascot

2013 Melbourne Cup Hope Mount Athos Primed for Royal Ascot

Mount Athos is set to add some extra interest for Australian viewers at at the Royal Ascot Carnival, with the 2013 Melbourne Cup fancy to contest the Group 2 Hardwicke Stakes (2400m) on Saturday.

Mount Athos will run at Royal Ascot on Saturday. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

High profile international trainer Luca Cumani has already confirmed the six-year-old will ...

2013 Melbourne Cup Hope Dandino to Run at Royal Ascot

2013 Melbourne Cup Hope Dandino to Run at Royal Ascot

Australian-owned stayer Dandino will run at Royal Ascot next month before being set for a tilt at the 2013 Melbourne Cup.

The six-year-old was bought by Australian Thoroughbred Bloodstock with the goal of targeting the spring staying features but will first contest the Hardwicke Stakes on June 22.

Formerly prepared by James Fanshawe, Dandino has been transferred to Newmarket trainer ...