News About 2016 Australian Cup

2016 Australian Cup Results: Preferment Wins in Protest

2016 Australian Cup Results: Preferment Wins in Protest

A protest by jockey Hugh Bowman has been upheld and Preferment has been crowned the 2016 Australian Cup winner after passing the post second behind the Team Corstens-trained Awesome Rock.

Preferment jumped from the barriers well and took a position just off the pace of Awesome Rock who set only a fair tempo for the talent-rich field from ...

Flemington Test for Bow Creek in 2016 Australian Cup

Flemington Test for Bow Creek in 2016 Australian Cup

Godolphin trainer John O’Shea is quietly confident Bow Creek can salute for the Australian Cup 2016 punters on ‘Super Saturday’, but said how the import handles his first look at Flemington Racecourse will be the test.

2016 Australian Cup favourite Bow Creek has his first look at the famous Flemington track on ‘Super Saturday’. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos....

2016 Australian Cup Betting Tips

2016 Australian Cup Betting Tips

The headline event for weight-for-age gallopers at Flemington Racecourse on ‘Super Saturday’, March 12, is the Australian Cup 2016 – betting tips for which are found below.

Preferment is the Races.com.au team’s upset tip to win the 2016 Australian Cup at Flemington Racecourse on ‘Super Saturday’. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Jumping as Flemington Race 7 at 4:30pm (AEDT) ...

Australian Cup Ideal for Our Ivanhowe

Australian Cup Ideal for Our Ivanhowe

Trainer Lee Freedman was pleased with Our Ivanhowe’s competitive return a fortnight ago and is confident the talented import will be very difficult to beat in the conditions of Saturday’s Group 1 Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington.

Lee Freedman is thrilled with Our Ivanhowe ahead of the 2016 Australian Cup. Photo: Taron Clarke

Jumping from the gates well ...

2016 Australian Cup Form Guide & Betting Preview

2016 Australian Cup Form Guide & Betting Preview

The richest race on the Flemington card for ‘Super Saturday’ this weekend is the weight-for-age Australian Cup 2016, the Races.com.au team’s insider form guide and betting analysis for which is found below.

Peter Young Stakes winner Bow Creek will be hard to stop in Saturday’s 2016 Australian Cup at Flemington Racecourse in Group 1 class. Photo: Ultimate ...

Bow Creek Heads 2016 Australian Cup Field & Odds

Bow Creek Heads 2016 Australian Cup Field & Odds

After breaking his Australian maiden status last start the John O’Shea-trained import Bow Creek is the favourite final acceptor for Saturday’s 2016 Australian Cup field at Flemington Racecourse in Melbourne.

Peter Young Stakes winner Bow Creek is favourite to win again at Flemington this Saturday in the 2016 Australian Cup. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

One of two elite levels ...

Suavito Set for 2016 Australian Cup Test

Suavito Set for 2016 Australian Cup Test

Nigel Blackiston is confident his in-form mare Suavito is ready to take on the boys over 2000m in Saturday’s Australian Cup 2016 at Flemington Racecourse.

Suavito steps up to the 2000m in Flemington’s 2016 Australian Cup this weekend in Melbourne. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The five-year-old daughter of Thorn Park is one of 27 horses still officially entered for ...

Rising Romance Ready for Australian Cup

Rising Romance Ready for Australian Cup

Co-trainer Tom Dabernig has been pleased with the progression made by Rising Romance through her two competitive starts this time and is confident the Group 1 winning mare is ready for a return to winning form in Saturday’s 2016 Australian Cup (1600m) at Flemington.

Rising Romance will contest Saturday’s Group 1 Australian Cup at Flemington. Photo: Steve Hart

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2016 Australian Cup Next for Preferment

2016 Australian Cup Next for Preferment

After a first-up fourth to his star stablemate Winx in the weekend’s Chipping Norton Stakes, the Chris Waller-trained Preferment will head to Melbourne next-up for a shot at the Australian Cup 2016 at Flemington Racecourse on March 12.

Preferment returns to Flemington Racecourse on March 12 for a shot at the 2016 Australian Cup. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

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2016 Australian Cup First Acceptances Leave 27

2016 Australian Cup First Acceptances Leave 27

Twenty-seven horses remain in contention for the Australian Cup 2016 on ‘Super Saturday’ at Flemington Racecourse next month after first acceptances closed on Tuesday.

Fawkner is the highest-rated 2016 Australian Cup first acceptance taken for the March 12 feature at Flemington Racecourse. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

One of two elite level Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival features taking place on March ...