News About Araldo

Caloundra Cup Likely for Araldo Junior

Caloundra Cup Likely for Araldo Junior

Popular runner Araldo Junior appears set for a run in the 2016 Caloundra Cup (2400m) on July 2nd following a gutsy four length win in the Young Members’ Ball Handicap (2500m) at Flemington over the weekend. Araldo Junior was sent off a generous $5.50 chance of success in the staying feature at Flemington on Saturday,…

Araldo Junior Going Forward in Bendigo Cup 2015

Araldo Junior Going Forward in Bendigo Cup 2015

Michael Moroney confirmed plans to instruct jockey Craig Newitt to go forward in the 2015 Bendigo Cup aboard the progressive Araldo Junior this afternoon, but said they could sneak into a spot just off the pace if need be. A versatile German import and half-brother to Moroney’s ill-fated Melbourne Cup runner Araldo, the Medicean five-year-old…

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…

Can Moroney Win His Second Melbourne Cup with Araldo?

Can Moroney Win His Second Melbourne Cup with Araldo?

Michael Moroney is one of just four trainers with horses in the 2014 Melbourne Cup field who have previously won the distinguished race. The trainer has seen 18 horses run the race, three of which placed in the top three. Brew brought home the win back in 2000 and he has seen another two of…

Outside Melbourne Cup Barrier 24 for Araldo

Outside Melbourne Cup Barrier 24 for Araldo

Local horseman Michael Moroney has described his 2014 Melbourne Cup hope Araldo and the team as “well practiced in bad barriers” after the in-form stallion came up with the outside gate in the 24 horse field for Tuesday’s Flemington classic. Moroney and connections opted not to give Araldo, who was sitting on the cusp of…

2014 Melbourne Cup Betting Update

2014 Melbourne Cup Betting Update

A talented field of 24 local and international stayers has been confirmed and the barrier draw completed for the 2014 Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington Racecourse next Tuesday, offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Charging home to secure an impressive victory in the Group…

2014 Melbourne Cup Barrier Draw Completed

2014 Melbourne Cup Barrier Draw Completed

The 2014 Melbourne Cup barrier draw has been completed, confirming the capacity field of 24 with gates for Tuesday’s Race That Stops a Nation at Flemington Racecourse. Charging home to secure an exceptional victory in the Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) last time out on October 18th, talented Japanese raider Admire Rakti is offered a…

2014 Melbourne Cup Barrier Draw Live this Evening

2014 Melbourne Cup Barrier Draw Live this Evening

After the action of Victoria Derby Day all the attention will turn to the 24 top class stayers from around Australia and abroad facing off back at Flemington next Tuesday, and the Melbourne Cup 2014 barrier draw will take place live from the track tonight from 7pm (AEDT). Melbourne Cup final acceptances for the $6.2…

Melbourne Cup Odds Continue to Firm for Araldo

Melbourne Cup Odds Continue to Firm for Araldo

Steadily building to the task over four starts this time in, classy German import Araldo’s 2014 Melbourne Cup odds have continued to shorten all week as a guaranteed start in the Race That Stops a Nations has drawn closer, and appear likely to firm more with confirmation of a berth on Saturday morning. Securing a…

2014 Melbourne Cup Field Confirmed this Afternoon

2014 Melbourne Cup Field Confirmed this Afternoon

After the racing action of today’s Victoria Derby Day finishes up the official Melbourne Cup 2014 field will be released followed by the all-important barrier draw live from Flemington Racecourse. This year’s edition of the $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) will run back at the track this coming Tuesday, November 4, featuring…