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Japan’s Satono Crown Earns 2017 Caulfield Cup Ballot Exemption

Japan’s Satono Crown Earns 2017 Caulfield Cup Ballot Exemption

A trip down under for a shot at the Caulfield Cup 2017 could be on the cards for Japanese stayer Satono Crown after the up-and-comer’s Group 1 Takarazuka Kinen (2212m) win at home over the weekend earning him a ballot exemption for the October feature. All the money was on Kitasan Black who jumped odds-on…

Caulfield Cup 2016 Kilos for Order Of St George Worries Williams

Caulfield Cup 2016 Kilos for Order Of St George Worries Williams

Current Melbourne Cup favourite Order Of St George has been allocated equal top-weight for the 2016 Caulfield Cup disappointing his Australian-based part-owner Lloyd Williams. A four-time Melbourne Cup winning owner, Williams has not confirmed a trip down under for the Spring Cups for the Aidan O’Brien-trained Irish stayer Order Of St George. He admitted the…

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 has been unlucky to draw outside in both starts…

Hayes Thrilled with Rising Romance Ahead of Caulfield Cup

Hayes Thrilled with Rising Romance Ahead of Caulfield Cup

Co-trainer David Hayes was thrilled to have added Rising Romance to the Lindsay Park operation at the beginning of the Spring Racing Carnival, and has revealed he could not me more pleased with the condition of the talented Kiwi import ahead of Saturday’s 2015 Caulfield Cup (2400m). Rising Romance began her racing career under the…

Oliver Secures Caulfield Cup 2015 Ride on Snow Sky

Oliver Secures Caulfield Cup 2015 Ride on Snow Sky

One of Australia’s premier jockeys Damien Oliver will shoot for his fifth Caulfield Cup victory this Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival having secured the ride on international raider Snow Sky. Oliver is the most successful Caulfield Cup hoop in recent years with 20 rides for four wins, two seconds and a third, a record he gets…

Japanese Duo Confirm Melbourne Cup 2015 Bid

Japanese Duo Confirm Melbourne Cup 2015 Bid

The connections of two Japanese-trained stayers have confirmed plans to target the 2015 Melbourne Cup at Flemington Racecourse this November with Hokko Brave and Fame Game to make the trip down under. Run on Tuesday November 3, the $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) is the world’s richest handicap and is again set…

Admire Rakti Dies Following Melbourne Cup 2014

Admire Rakti Dies Following Melbourne Cup 2014

The rush of excitement following the 2014 Melbourne Cup quickly turned to sadness as favourite Admire Rakti passed away following the race. Stewards at Flemington Racecourse have confirmed that the Japanese-trained entire collapsed and died in his stalls after the race. Admire Rakti was $6 favourite to win the Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m)…

Best Value 2014 Melbourne Cup Bets

Best Value 2014 Melbourne Cup Bets

The question everyone around Australia is asking themselves right now is, “Which horse should I back in the Melbourne Cup 2014?” So to help answer that below are our Melbourne Cup best value bets. There are 22 horses ready to face off in Flemington Race 7 at 3:00pm, the two mile handicap that brings the…

2014 Melbourne Cup Quinella Betting

2014 Melbourne Cup Quinella Betting

There is just a couple of hours to go until the Melbourne Cup 2014 takes centre stage at Flemington Racecourse so it is time to get your Melbourne Cup quinella bets down. This year’s $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) runs as Flemington Race 7 at 3:00pm (AEDT) and there are 22 horses…

Two Word Melbourne Cup 2014 Form Guide

Two Word Melbourne Cup 2014 Form Guide

Every year the Races.com.au crew put together our exclusive Two Word Melbourne Cup Form Guide and now that we’re only hours away from Flemington Race 7 here is our 2014 edition for ‘The Race That Stops a Nation’. The Melbourne Cup date is the same every spring with the first Tuesday of November set aside…