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Classy Field Confirmed for 2014 Parramatta Cup

Classy Field Confirmed for 2014 Parramatta Cup

The 2014 Listed Parramatta Cup (1900m) will feature a talented pool of nine runners for race 5 at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday, including Her Majesty The Queen-owned Carlton House.

Permit will lead the charge of four Chris Waller-trained horses in the 2014 Parramatta Cup. Photo: Martin King

Having claimed three wins from 12 starts, Carlton House (barrier 5) ...

Late Mail 2013 Melbourne Cup Tips

Late Mail 2013 Melbourne Cup Tips

Melbourne Cup Day 2013 has finally arrived and we have put together the late mail betting tips for the $6 million race.

The late mail tip to win the 2013 Melbourne Cup is Verema, who has drawn ideally in barrier three.

Lloyd Williams, who has six runners in the two mile classic, believes that the five-year-old is going to ...

2013 Melbourne Cup Betting Update – Fiorente Only One Under $10

2013 Melbourne Cup Betting Update – Fiorente Only One Under $10

There are only hours to go before the Melbourne Cup 2013 steals the spotlight at Flemington Racecourse at 3:00pm (AEST) and in the latest betting markets on the ‘race that stops a nation’ Fiorente is the only remaining single figure chance.

Fiorente is the only 2013 Melbourne Cup chance currently under $10 to win. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Earlier ...

Can Dear Demi Do It For the Girls in the 2013 Melbourne Cup?

Can Dear Demi Do It For the Girls in the 2013 Melbourne Cup?

There are three mares in the Melbourne Cup 2013 field including Dear Demi who is out to become the first of her kind to win the iconic handicap since the mighty Makybe Diva made it a triple in 2005.

Dear Demi is one of three mares in the 2013 Melbourne Cup field. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Since the Melbourne ...

Will The 2013 Melbourne Cup Results Fall In Favour Of Verema?

Will The 2013 Melbourne Cup Results Fall In Favour Of Verema?

Verema will be looking to post her third straight win when she runs in the 2013 Melbourne Cup at Flemington tomorrow.

The four-year-old mare won the Group 2 Prix Maurice De Nieuil over 2,800 metres two starts back, before claiming another win in the Group 2 Prix Kergorlayin France over 3,000 metres last run.

Jockey Christophe Lemaire will look ...

2013 Melbourne Cup Trifecta Tip

2013 Melbourne Cup Trifecta Tip

The best way to enjoy the spectacle that is the ‘race that stops a nation’ is to get in on a great Aussie tradition and have a bet on Flemington Race 7 tomorrow, and to help you do that below is the Races.com.au team’s insider Melbourne Cup Trifecta tip 2013.

Fawkner is the Races.com.au's 2013 Melbourne Cup winner tip. ...

Melbourne Cup Barriers 2013 – Fiorente Favourite in 5

Melbourne Cup Barriers 2013 – Fiorente Favourite in 5

The highly-anticipated Melbourne Cup barrier draw 2013 has been determined with early favourite Fiorente drawing ideally in barrier five for trainer Gai Waterhouse shooting for her maiden win in the ‘race that stops a nation’.

Fiorente is set to jump the 2013 Melbourne Cup favourite after drawing ideally with gate five. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Waterhouse’s other chance in ...

Melbourne Cup Field 2013 Announced

Melbourne Cup Field 2013 Announced

Final acceptances revealing the capacity 24-horse Melbourne Cup field 2013 have officially been announced with the stayers lining up in the 153rdedition of the ‘race that stops a nation’ now known.

2011 Melbourne Cup winner Dunaden carries the top weight in the 24-horse field for this year's edition. Photo: Taron Clarke.

Let the betting begin on the $6.2 ...

2013 Melbourne Cup Field & Barriers Out on Derby Day

2013 Melbourne Cup Field & Barriers Out on Derby Day

The countdown is on until the 153rd edition of the ‘race that stops a nation’ with the Melbourne Cup 2013 to light up Flemington Racecourse as Race 7 at 3:00pm (AEST) on Tuesday November 5.

Mount Athos is the new favourite in 2013 Melbourne Cup betting. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

In anticipation of the iconic cup clash the ...

Latest 2013 Melbourne Cup Odds – Mount Athos Second Favourite

Latest 2013 Melbourne Cup Odds – Mount Athos Second Favourite

One of the eight internationals set to go straight into the Melbourne Cup 2013 field Tuesday week without a previous run this spring on Aussie soil, Mount Athos has firmed into second favouritism for the ‘race that stops a nation’ following this morning’s second declarations.

Mount Athos is second favourite for their second shot at the Melbourne Cup this spring. ...