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2016 Caulfield Cup Barrier Draw: Jameka in 13

2016 Caulfield Cup Barrier Draw: Jameka in 13

The official 2016 Caulfield Cup barrier draw took place on Tuesday afternoon ahead of the mile and a half classic running this Saturday, October 15, with firm favourite Jameka drawing barrier 13.

2016 Caulfield Cup favourite Jameka is drawn in barrier 13 (of 18) for the Group 1 over 2400m this weekend in Melbourne. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

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Williams Confident with Bondi Beach in 2015 Melbourne Cup

Williams Confident with Bondi Beach in 2015 Melbourne Cup

Four-time Melbourne Cup winning owner Lloyd Williams has a trio of hopefuls lining up as he chases his fifth ‘Loving Trophy’ in the 2015 edition of Flemington’s famous two mile showdown and it could be the lightly-raced Bondi Beach who is his best chance.

Bondi Beach is considered by owner Lloyd Williams as his best of three hopes to ...

Fourth Time Lucky for Happy Trails in 2015 Cox Plate

Fourth Time Lucky for Happy Trails in 2015 Cox Plate

Adelaide horseman Paul Beshara is hoping it is fourth time lucky for his always-honest galloper Happy Trails who runs in Saturday’s Cox Plate 2015 at Moonee Valley having contested the past three editions of the weight-for-age classic.

Triple Group 1 winner Happy Trails runs in his fourth straight Cox Plate this weekend at Moonee Valley Racecourse. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

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36 Cox Plate 2015 Third Acceptances Taken

36 Cox Plate 2015 Third Acceptances Taken

Only 36 weight-for-age hopefuls remain in the mix for the 2015 Cox Plate following this week’s third declarations for the Moonee Valley classic running on Saturday October 24.

Kermadec is the early 2015 Cox Plate favourite following third declarations for the October 24 classic. Photo: Steve Hart.

At second declaration stage last month there were 73 entries still heading towards ...

20 International Cox Plate 2013 Invitations Issued

20 International Cox Plate 2013 Invitations Issued

In a bid to attract a classy internationally rich field of weight-for-age stars for the 2013 Cox Plate this Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival the Moonee Valley Racing Club (MVRC) has sent out 20 invitations to Australasia’s WFA championship in October.

2011 Melbourne Cup winner Dunaden could return to Australia for the 2013 Cox Plate this spring. Photo: Taron Clarke.

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Red Cadeaux to Confirm 2012 Melbourne Cup Bid

Red Cadeaux to Confirm 2012 Melbourne Cup Bid

Ed Dunlop’s gallant runner-up in last year’s edition of the world’s richest handicap Red Cadeaux will put their claims for a return trip down under for the Melbourne Cup 2012 on the line when they race at Royal Ascot on Saturday.

Dunaden and Red Cadeaux could enjoy a Melbourne Cup rematch in the 2012 Hardwicke Stakes at Royal Ascot ...