News About 2014 Australian Cup

2014 The BMW Betting Update – It’s A Dundeel Drifts

2014 The BMW Betting Update – It’s A Dundeel Drifts

It’s A Dundeel has drifted significantly in 2014 The BMW betting markets after Racing New South Wales Stewards reported yesterday that the son of High Chaparralhad shown signs of lameness on Monday. It’s A Dundeel was on the second line of 2014 The BMW betting markets, but is now out to a quote of $4.80;…

2014 The BMW Next for Australian Cup Winner Fiorente

2014 The BMW Next for Australian Cup Winner Fiorente

After becoming just the fourth horse in history to secure the Melbourne Cup – Australian Cup double on the weekend, the supreme Gai Waterhouse-trained import Fiorente is now Sydney bound for a shot at The BMW 2014. The Monsun stallion caught the eye last prep with their ultra-impressive Melbourne spring campaign that culminated with a…

2014 Newmarket Handicap Day Scratchings And Track Report

2014 Newmarket Handicap Day Scratchings And Track Report

Super Saturday is one of the biggest days on the Australian racing calendar and there is plenty of exciting racing right across the Flemington card; headlined by the Group 1 Newmarket Handicap (1200m) and Group 1 Australian Cup(2000m). There have been no scratchings from either of the Group 1 events this afternoon and the Flemington…

2014 Australian Cup Form and Tips

2014 Australian Cup Form and Tips

The 2014 Australian Cup (2000m) will feature as one of two major Group 1 events alongside the Newmarket Handicap at Flemington on Saturday, and has been confirmed to feature a talented field of nine runners. Having returned to the track in scintillating formm with an incredible turn of foot to win the Group 2 Peter…

Melbourne Cup Winner Leads 2014 Australian Cup Odds

Melbourne Cup Winner Leads 2014 Australian Cup Odds

Gai Waterhouse’s star Melbourne Cup winner from the spring Fiorente continues to dominate betting for the Australian Cup 2014 at Flemington Racecourse ahead of this weekend’s staying major. The imported Monsun six-year-old entered the history books on the first Tuesday of November in their final run last prep saluting for the punters in the $6.2…

Oliver Offered Best Chance of Australian Cup Glory on Fiorente

Oliver Offered Best Chance of Australian Cup Glory on Fiorente

Having partnered star stayer Fiorente to two wins from as many starts including the 2013 Melbourne Cup (3200m) and Group 2 Peter Young Stakes (1800m) first-up in February, champion jockey Damien Oliver is confident of success in this weekend’s Australian Cup (2000m); a race that had so far eluded his otherwise glittering career. Having contested…

Foreteller Set for 2014 Australian Cup Test

Foreteller Set for 2014 Australian Cup Test

Jockey Craig Newitt has an ace association with Newmarket Handicap Day having enjoyed plenty of success on the Flemington meeting over the years, something he believes he can continue when he partners with Foreteller in the 2014 Australian Cup. The now $1 million Group 1 Darley Australian Cup (2000m) has been a happy hunting ground…

Fiorente Favourite in 2014 Australian Cup Nominations & Betting

Fiorente Favourite in 2014 Australian Cup Nominations & Betting

Gai Waterhouse’s Melbourne Cup winning stayer Fiorente is well and truly back and ready to win again this time in dominating the nominations and odds for Saturday’s Australian Cup 2014. Punters are treated to a host of Group 1 features around the country this weekend, two of which will run at Flemington Racecourse including the…

Hucklebuck in Peak Condition Ahead of Guineas

Hucklebuck in Peak Condition Ahead of Guineas

Leading trainer Philip Stokes is happy with the condition of talented three-year-old Hucklebuck ahead of this weekend’s Australian Guineas (1600m) following a final hit-out at Morphettville this morning. Having claimed two wins from as many starts this preparation, including the Group 3 CS Hayes Stakes (1400m) at Flemington last time out (February 15th), Stokes told…

Pakal Set for Busy Autumn Campaign

Pakal Set for Busy Autumn Campaign

German import Pakal will contest this weekend’s Group 2 Peter Young Stakes (1800m) before moving on to appearances in the Group 1 Australian Cup (2000m) on March 8th and Group 1 The BMW (2500m) on April 5th, OTI Racing’s Terry Henderson revealed today. Having opened his 2014 account third behind Chase The Rainbow and Star…