News About 2016 Melbourne Cup Carnival

Emirates Stakes Day 2016: Tips & Preview

Emirates Stakes Day 2016: Tips & Preview

2016 Emirates Stakes Day finishes-up the Melbourne Cup Carnival this Saturday, November 5, at Flemington Racecourse and below are the Races.com.au Flemington tips for all nine races on ‘Family Day’. The racing action kicks off at 12:15pm (AEDT) and continues through until the card closer at 5:45pm (AEDT) with six Black-Type features peppered across the…

Spieth Worthy of Darley Classic 2016 Shot

Spieth Worthy of Darley Classic 2016 Shot

Sydney horseman Bryce Heys is far from announcing his stallion Spieth as a winning hope in Saturday’s 2016 Darley Classic but believes his consistent four-year-old is worthy of a shot at the big time. The $1 million Group 1 Darley Classic (1200m), run down the famous Flemington straight on Emirates Stakes Day to close out…

Scottish Back to Best in Emirates Stakes 2016

Scottish Back to Best in Emirates Stakes 2016

British jockey William Buick is keen to reunite with the Charlie Appleby-trained Scottish in Saturday’s 2016 Emirates Stakes where he believes the Caulfield Cup runner-up will be back to his best dropping in distance. From four runs over 2000m the Teofilo gelding boasts an outstanding record of three wins and a third. He returns to…

2016 Darley Classic Tips & Odds Update

2016 Darley Classic Tips & Odds Update

The Darley Classic 2016 tips for the sprint feature on Emirates Stakes Day this Saturday at Flemington along with the latest odds are listed below. Running as Flemington Race 8 at 5:00pm (AEDT), this weekend’s $1 million Group 1 Darley Classic (1200m) features 12 weight-for-age sprinters. It is a wide open affair in Darley Classic…

2016 Emirates Stakes Tips & Odds Update

2016 Emirates Stakes Tips & Odds Update

The new-look Emirates Stakes 2016 steals the show at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday, betting tips and the latest odds for the weight-for-age classic detailed below. Set to run as Flemington Race 7 at 4:15pm (AEDT) on the final Melbourne Cup Carnival race day, this year’s $2 million Group 1 Emirates Stakes (2000m) – formerly the…

2016 Darley Classic Form Guide & Betting Preview

2016 Darley Classic Form Guide & Betting Preview

The second of the final two Group 1 races for the Melbourne Cup Carnival is Saturday’s Darley Classic 2016, a full form guide and betting preview for the Flemington sprint showdown found below. Due to jump as Flemington Race 8 at 5:00pm (AEDT) featuring a dozen sprinters, the $1 million Group 1 Darley Classic (1200m)…

2016 Emirates Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

2016 Emirates Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

A rejuvenated Emirates Stakes 2016 runs at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday, a detailed form guide and betting preview for the $2 million weight-for-age classic found below. Formerly run a week earlier as the Mackinnon Stakes, for the first time this year the $2 million Group 1 Emirates Stakes (2000m) takes place on the final day…

2016 Matriarch Stakes Field & Odds: Lady Le Fay Favourite

2016 Matriarch Stakes Field & Odds: Lady Le Fay Favourite

The Chris Waller-trained Lady Le Fay is the early favourite in the Matriarch Stakes 2016 field and betting markets to take out the Emirates Stakes Day support race at Flemington on Saturday. Due to run as Flemington Race 6 at 3:30pm (AEDT) as part of the bumper program to close the Melbourne Cup Carnival, this…

Open 2016 Darley Classic Field & Betting Market Released

Open 2016 Darley Classic Field & Betting Market Released

The punters are in for a tough job at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday with a wide open field of sprinters to face off in the Darley Classic 2016. A host of top season three-year-olds are set to bypass the $1 million Group 1 Darley Classic (1200m) this Melbourne Cup Carnival including the Peter & Paul…

2016 Emirates Stakes Field & Odds: The United States Favourite

2016 Emirates Stakes Field & Odds: The United States Favourite

Robert Hickmott’s in-form veteran The United States has opened narrow favourite in Emirates Stakes 2016 betting for this Saturday’s $2 million showdown at Flemington Racecourse. Previously run on Derby Day the Saturday prior as the Mackinnon Stakes, this year’s $2 million Group 1 Emirates Stakes (2000m) has attracted a final field of 13 weight-for-age hopefuls….