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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 ...

Moody Keeps 2012 Caulfield Cup on the Cards for Manighar

Moody Keeps 2012 Caulfield Cup on the Cards for Manighar

Their grand final goal this spring may be the Cox Plate 2012, but premier Victorian trainer Peter Moody hasn’t completely ruled out the Caulfield Cup 2012 one week earlier for his triple Group 1 winning import Manighar.

Makybe Diva Stakes favourite Manighar could still run in the Caulfield Cup 2012 next month

The seven-year-old Linamix grey resumes racing ...

Secret Formula to Admire for Queen Elizabeth Stakes 2012

Secret Formula to Admire for Queen Elizabeth Stakes 2012

Randwick horseman Grahame Begg believes he has the right formula to win the 2012 Queen Elizabeth Stakes in a Royal Randwick upset on Sydney Cup Day this Saturday as he backs up Secret Admirer in the classic.

Secret Admirer will back up from a Doncaster run in the 2012 Queen Elizabeth Stakes on Saturday

There were 12 early nominations for ...

Green Moon Rises Up 2011 Melbourne Cup Ballot

Green Moon Rises Up 2011 Melbourne Cup Ballot

Prominent thoroughbred owner Lloyd Williams has uncovered another genuine horse in his ever-expanding bid to take out the world’s richest handicap for a fourth time, the Robert Hickmott-trained Green Moon qualifying for the Melbourne Cup 2011 with a gritty win in the $185,000 Group 3 Newcastle Gold Cup (2300m) on Thursday.

Last night Racing Victoria’s chief handicapper Greg Carpenter...