News About 2014 Emirates Stakes

Smokin’ Joey Heading to 2014 Railway Stakes

Smokin’ Joey Heading to 2014 Railway Stakes

Seven-year-old Smokin’ Joey is set to emulate his 2013 campaign by travelling to Perth for the Group 1 Railway Stakes (1600m) straight after running in the Group 1 Emirates Stakes (1600m). Last year the gelding finished runner-up in the Emirates before finishing last in the Railway. Trainer Wez Hunter is hoping for an opposite result…

The Cleaner Heading to 2014 Railway Stakes

The Cleaner Heading to 2014 Railway Stakes

Cult hero The Cleaner will get one final run this season before heading to the paddock after a gallant third finish in the Group 1 Emirates Stakes (1600m) on Saturday. Trainer Mick Burles was all set to put the seven-year-old in the paddock after the great run at Flemington, with the $1 million Australian Cup…

Contributer Still Favourite In Emirates Stakes Betting

Contributer Still Favourite In Emirates Stakes Betting

There has been consistent support for Contributer in 2014 Emirates Stakes betting markets and the imported galloper is set to start the Group 1 event at Flemington this afternoon as a clear favourite. Contributer was purchased by Godolphin after previously being prepared by Ed Dunlop in the United Kingdom and he made his Australian racing…

2014 Emirates Stakes Favourite Faces Challenges

2014 Emirates Stakes Favourite Faces Challenges

Godolphin five-year-old horse Contributer is favourite to win the Group 1 Emirates Stakes (1600m), which is the feature race of Stakes Day at Flemington on Saturday. Contributer is $5 favourite in the Emirates Stakes betting market at , followed by Hooked and Lucky Hussler at $7. He may be the race favourite but hoop James…

2014 Emirates Stakes is Best Trip for The Cleaner

2014 Emirates Stakes is Best Trip for The Cleaner

Hoop Steve Arnold, who will partner The Cleaner for the fourth successive time this Saturday in the Group 1 Emirates Stakes (1600m), believes the feature race of Stakes Day at Flemington is the perfect trip for the cult horse. The Cleaner has won eight of his total 13 starts over 1600 metres, including four of…

2014 Emirates Stakes Betting Tips

2014 Emirates Stakes Betting Tips

The ever exciting Melbourne Cup Carnival will come to a close for another year on Saturday, ending with Stakes Day, the feature race of which is the Group 1 Emirates Stakes (1600m). A maximum field of 16 entires and geldings are set to contest the 2014 Emirates Stakes, after the sole emergency Spy Decoder was…

2014 Emirates Stakes Form Guide & Preview

2014 Emirates Stakes Form Guide & Preview

The Group 1 Emirates Stakes (1600m) is the feature race on the final day of the 2014 Melbourne Cup Carnival at Flemington tomorrow, once again drawing a strong field of runners over the mile distance. 17 horses have declared for the race with a field limit of 16, which means if there is a late…

Desert Jeuney Primed for Emirates Stakes Success

Desert Jeuney Primed for Emirates Stakes Success

Finding particularly competitive form since returning to racing this time in, trainer Nigel Blackiston has been thrilled with the results secured by classy five-year-old Desert Jeuney and is confident he will lay a great account for himself in Saturday’s featured Group 1 Emirates Stakes (1600m) at Flemington. Claiming a competitive total of four race wins…

Thompson Hooked on Emirates Stakes Success

Thompson Hooked on Emirates Stakes Success

Purchased by Sean Buckley at the recent Patinack Farm dispersal sale, trainer John Thompson is confident classy miler Hooked is more than a chance of breaking through for a maiden victory at the highest level of Australian racing in Saturday’s featured Group 1 Emirates Stakes (1600m) at Flemington. Returning to racing in undoubtable career-best form…

Hucklebuck Primed for Emirates Stakes

Hucklebuck Primed for Emirates Stakes

Confirmed amongst a capacity field of 16 for Saturday’s Flemington feature, trainer Phillip Stokes has revealed classy miler Hucklebuck is in peak condition leading into the Group 1 Emirates Stakes (1600m) and is confident a maiden victory at the highest level of Australian racing in more than within his means this weekend. Securing a commendable…