News About 2014 Melbourne Cup Carnival

2014 Emirates Stakes Day Scratchings &Track Report

2014 Emirates Stakes Day Scratchings &Track Report

The 2014 Melbourne Cup Carnival is set to finish with a bang this afternoon with nine interesting races to take place on 2014 Emirates Stakes Day.

Spirit Of Heaven has been scratched from the 2014 Matriarch Stakes at Flemington this afternoon. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

The Flemington track has played perfectly throughout the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival...

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.

Hoop James McDonald thinks Contributer has what it takes to win the challenging Emirates Stakes. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Contributer is $5 favourite in the Emirates Stakes betting market at Ladbrokes.com.au, followed ...

Chautauqua Ready for Biggest Challenge in Darley Classic 2014

Chautauqua Ready for Biggest Challenge in Darley Classic 2014

Boom sprinter Chautauqua, who is fast becoming known as the best current sprint horse in Australia, will face his biggest challenge in the Group 1 Darley Classic (1200m) at Flemington tomorrow.

Explosive Gilgai Stakes winner Chautauqua is ready for the Darley Classic according to jockey Dwayne Dunn. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

The four-year-old gelding has run just ...

2014 Darley Classic Form Guide & Preview

2014 Darley Classic Form Guide & Preview

The Group 1 Darley Classic (1200m) is the key supporting race on Stakes Day at Flemington tomorrow, with 11 of the country’s top sprinters (and two internationals) set to battle it out for their final Group One spring race of the season.

Only two 4YOs have won the Darley Classic in the last 12 years which could mean the end ...

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.

Steve Arnold is confident The Cleaner can run the mile of the 2014 Emirates Stakes really well on Saturday. Photo ...

Lankan Rupee Will Adopt New Tactics in 2014 Darley Classic

Lankan Rupee Will Adopt New Tactics in 2014 Darley Classic

Controlling the race from the front may have won Lankan Rupee the 2014 Manikato Stakes but trainer Mick Price is set to try different tactics in the Group 1 Darley Classic (1200m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Mick Price is hopeful a change in running style can help Lankan Rupee (pictured) beat home Chautauqua in the 2014 Darley Classic. Photo by ...

Queen Elizabeth Will Enhance Bring Something’s 2015 Cups Chances

Queen Elizabeth Will Enhance Bring Something’s 2015 Cups Chances

Victory in the Group 3 Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2600m) at Flemington would mean more to Bring Something and trainer Ken Keys than just the win; it would enhance the gelding’s credentials for the 2015 Caulfield and Melbourne Cup.

If Bring Something can win the Queen Elizabeth Stakes on Saturday, his chances in the 2015 Cups will greatly increase. Photo by ...

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).

Crystal Mile winner Hooked is in great shape to win the 2014 Emirates Stakes. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

A maximum field of 16 entires and geldings are ...

2014 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Betting Tips & Selections

2014 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Betting Tips & Selections

A field of just 10 classy stayers will take on the Group 3 Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2600m) at Flemington this Saturday, the last race day of the 2014 Melbourne Cup Carnival.

Lexus Stakes runner-up Big Memory is our pick to win the Queen Elizabeth Stakes on Saturday. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

The 2014 Queen Elizabeth Stakes is ...

Matriarch Stakes 2014 Tips & Selections

Matriarch Stakes 2014 Tips & Selections

Stakes Day at Flemington on Saturday will round out the action of the 2014 Melbourne Cup Carnival, with five Group races running throughout the day.

Suavito is favourite to win the 2014 Matriach Stakes but his form at the distance says otherwise. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

One of those races is the Group 1 Matriarch Stakes (2000m) or Momentum ...