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Mullins Mulls Over Melbourne Cup Bid for Clondaw Warrior

Mullins Mulls Over Melbourne Cup Bid for Clondaw Warrior

Irish horseman William Mullins is seriously considering a trip down under for the 2016 Melbourne Cup on November 1 with his veteran stayer Clondaw Warrior. Racing as a nine-year-old in Europe, the son of Overbury would be a 10-year-old in Australian racing terms and no Melbourne Cup winner in the past 30 plus years has…

Will Dandino Go The Distance In The 2013 Melbourne Cup?

Will Dandino Go The Distance In The 2013 Melbourne Cup?

Dandino will have his first attempt over the 3,200 metre distance when he runs in the 2013 Melbourne Cup this Tuesday at Flemington Racecourse. The seven-year-old produced a fast finishing second placing in the Caulfield Cup last start and will be looking to go one better in the $6 million Cup. Dandino has won eight…

Official Caulfield Cup 2013 Field Announced

Official Caulfield Cup 2013 Field Announced

The 2013 Caulfield Cup (2400m) final field has been released; with eighteen runners as well as four emergencies included in the field for the world’s richest 2400 metre handicap race that will be run at Caulfield Racecourseon Saturday. 22 horses were paid up for at the final acceptance stage for the Caulfield Cup and the…

Dandino Books 2013 Melbourne Cup Bid

Dandino Books 2013 Melbourne Cup Bid

Marco Botti’s Australian-owned stallion Dandino has made it back-to-back American St Leger’s for their trainer, booking their trip down under for the Melbourne Cup 2013 by winning the classic over the weekend. The Newmarket-based Botti prepared last year’s American St Leger winner Jakkalberry before bringing them to Australia for their third behind Green Moon in…

American St Leger Winner Jakkalberry on Track for Melbourne Cup 2012

American St Leger Winner Jakkalberry on Track for Melbourne Cup 2012

The Aussie-owned English galloper Jakkalberry proved they were on track for a trip down under targeting the 2012 Melbourne Cup after the Marco Botti-trained stallion won the inaugural edition of the American St. Leger Stakes in Chicago over the weekend. The Storming Home seven-year-old was purchased by the Victorian-based Australian Thoroughbred Bloodstock earlier this year…