News About 2014 Goodwood Cup

Bin Suroor Confident of Melbourne Cup Success for Cavalryman

Bin Suroor Confident of Melbourne Cup Success for Cavalryman

Placing an agonising close second in three editions of the Race That Stops a Nation, trainer Saeed bin Suroor has revealed he is confident of breaking through for a maiden victory in the Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m) this year with exciting and in-form stayer Cavalryman. No stranger to the Australian headline race, Cavalryman travelled…

Cavalryman’s Melbourne Cup 2014 Weight Concerns

Cavalryman’s Melbourne Cup 2014 Weight Concerns

After a win the Goodwood Cup last week, jockey Kieren Fallon is concerned 2014 Melbourne Cup hope Cavalryman could be out-weighted in the ‘race that stops a nation’ down under this November. The two combined last Thursday night to score an upset win over stable mate Ahzeemah with the Saeed Bin Suroor-trained Halling stallion Cavalryman…

Goodwood Quinella Boost Melbourne Cup 2014 Claims

Goodwood Quinella Boost Melbourne Cup 2014 Claims

Global racing operation Godolphin strengthened their claims for two internationals ahead of the 2014 Melbourne Cup down under this November with stablemates Cavalryman and Ahzeemah running one-two overnight in the Goodwood Cup. Scoring an upset result in the Group 2 Artemis Goodwood Cup (3200m) in Britain where the Queen Elizabeth-owned Estimate was short-priced favourite, the…

Melbourne Cup 2014 Horses Run at Goodwood

Melbourne Cup 2014 Horses Run at Goodwood

Tonight a couple of potential 2014 Melbourne Cup horses in Brown Panther and Cavalryman will face off in the Group 2 Artemis Goodwood Cup (3200m) in Britain. Both gallopers have been earmarked for a shot at the $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) down under this spring, but first must tackle The Queen’s…

Cavalryman Charges into Melbourne Cup 2014 with Newmarket Win

Cavalryman Charges into Melbourne Cup 2014 with Newmarket Win

A smart win overnight in the Group 2 Princess Of Wales’s Stakes (2414m) at Newmarket in Britain has Godolphin’s private trainer Saeed Bin Suroor eyeing a return trip to Oz for a 2014 Melbourne Cup bid with Cavalryman. The veteran Halling stallion posted their ninth career win in the Princess Of Wales’s Stakes when Silvestre…

Brown Panther Stalks Up 2014 Melbourne Cup Odds

Brown Panther Stalks Up 2014 Melbourne Cup Odds

Tom Dascombe’s English galloper Brown Panther has moved up into equal second favouritism in the futures Melbourne Cup 2014 odds down under following their latest run at Royal Ascot. On June 19 the Shirocco stallion, owned by former English football great Michael Owen, caught the eye with their fourth to saluting favourite Leading Light in…