News About 2015 Melbourne Cup Carnival

Weir Needs Luck For Emirates Stakes 2015 Dream

Weir Needs Luck For Emirates Stakes 2015 Dream

After completing the dream of every trainer in winning the Melbourne Cup earlier this week, Ballarat horseman Darren Weir is downplaying the chances of his stablemates Lucky Hussler and May’s Dream in Saturday’s 2015 Emirates Stakes.

Lucky Hussler is the better fancied of Melbourne Cup winning trainer Darren Weir’s two 2015 Emirates Stakes hopes at Flemington on Saturday. Photo: ...

Disposition Fit Horse in 2015 Emirates Stakes

Disposition Fit Horse in 2015 Emirates Stakes

Co-trainer and Hall of Famer Lee Freedman believes fitness and consistency are the two big advantages for the stable’s Emirates Stakes 2015 hope at Flemington on Saturday Disposition.

After the 2015 Emirates Stakes run on Saturday plans are to take Disposition back to WA for another Railway Stakes run following his second last year. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

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2015 Darley Classic Barrier Suits Buffering

2015 Darley Classic Barrier Suits Buffering

Brisbane’s leading trainer Robert Heathcote believes his old veteran sprinter and crowd favourite Buffering is drawn to win out wider in the Darley Classic 2015 this weekend at Flemington Racecourse.

Five-time Group 1 winner Buffering will be out to lead-all-the-way and win his second Darley Classic in three years down the Flemington straight on Saturday. Photo: Race Horse Photos ...

2015 Emirates Stakes Betting Tips

2015 Emirates Stakes Betting Tips

The Emirates Stakes 2015 lights up Flemington Racecourse as the last of the Melbourne Cup Carnival majors this Saturday, our insider betting tips for the classic mile handicap detailed below.

Myer Classic winning mare Politeness is the Races.com.au upset tip to win Saturday’s Emirates Stakes 2015 on the short back-up at Flemington Racecourse. Photo: Steve Hart.

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Darley Classic 2015 Betting Tips

Darley Classic 2015 Betting Tips

The first of the two Group 1 Emirates Stakes Day feature races headlining the action at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday sees the sprinters take to the track in the 2015 Darley Classic, betting tips for the weight-for-age showdown found below.

Dual Group 1 winning mare Srikandi is the Races.com.au upset tip to win the 2015 Darley Classic on Saturday ...

Emirates Stakes 2015 Form Guide & Betting Preview

Emirates Stakes 2015 Form Guide & Betting Preview

The marquee race at Flemington’s final Melbourne Cup Carnival meeting this weekend is the 2015 Emirates Stakes, a comprehensive form guide analysis and betting preview for which is detailed below.

Kiwi visitor Turn Me Loose shoots for the Crystal Mile – Emirates Stakes 2015 double in Melbourne this spring. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

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2015 Queen’s Cup Field & Odds: Dandino Narrow Favourite

2015 Queen’s Cup Field & Odds: Dandino Narrow Favourite

Runner-up in the 2013 Caulfield Cup, imported stayer Dandino has opened narrow favourite to win the Queen’s Cup 2015 at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday for this year’s Melbourne Cup winning trainer Darren Weir.

2013 Caulfield Cup runner-up Dandino is the early tip by the bookies to win the Queen’s Cup over 2600m on Emirates Stakes Day this weekend. Photo: ...

2015 Maribyrnong Plate Field & Betting Odds

2015 Maribyrnong Plate Field & Betting Odds

John O’Shea’s unraced filly Gloriette has opened narrow favourite in an open field and market for the first on Saturday’s Emirates Stakes Day line-up at Flemington, the Maribyrnong Plate 2015.

Dalradian (inside) and Valliano (outside) are two of the only three 2015 Maribyrnong Plate runners on Saturday with previous race experience. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

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Ambience To Go Distance in 2015 Crown Oaks

Ambience To Go Distance in 2015 Crown Oaks

Sydney-based jockey James McDonald shoots for his first Crown Oaks 2015 victory on Thursday at Flemington Racecourse and is confident his mount Ambience has what it takes to go the distance in the Melbourne Cup Carnival classic.

Ambience is looking to become the fifth filly in seven years to win the Crown Oaks off a Wakeful Stakes run. Photo: Steve ...

2015 Darley Classic Form Guide & Betting Preview

2015 Darley Classic Form Guide & Betting Preview

The first of the two elite level Flemington features on Saturday’s Emirates Stakes Day program sees the sprinters face off in the Darley Classic 2015, a detailed form guide analysis and betting preview for which is detailed below.

Chautauqua is odds-on favourite to salute for the punters at Flemington on Saturday in the 2015 Darley Classic. Photo: Ultimate Racing ...