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2017 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Results: Melbourne Cup The Long-Term Goal For Vengeur Masque

2017 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Results: Melbourne Cup The Long-Term Goal For Vengeur Masque

The 2018 Melbourne Cup will be the long-term goal for Vengeur Masque after he returned to winning form with a very tough victory in the 2017 Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Flemington this afternoon. Vengeur Masque narrowly missed out on a place in the 2017 Melbourne Cup when he was narrowly beaten in the Group 3…

Qewy Tops 2017 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Field & Betting

Qewy Tops 2017 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Field & Betting

After UK connections at Godolphin opted not to accept into the Melbourne Cup field with Bendigo Cup winner Qewy, the Charlie Appleby-trained raider is firming favourite in Queen Elizabeth Stakes 2017 betting to win a consolation prize at Flemington this Saturday. A key support act on the Emirates Stakes Day card, the Group 3 $300,000…

Geelong Cup 2017 Betting Update: Gallic Chieftain Favourite

Geelong Cup 2017 Betting Update: Gallic Chieftain Favourite

The Darren Weir-trained French import Gallic Chieftain is firming favourite in 2017 Geelong Cup betting to win his way into the Melbourne Cup ballot field this Wednesday. A quality 12-horse field faces off in this season’s Group 3 $300,000 Geelong Cup (2400m), the form of which has stacked up in plenty of recent Melbourne Cup…

2017 Caulfield Cup Results: Boom Time Upset Winner

2017 Caulfield Cup Results: Boom Time Upset Winner

Australian Racing Hall of Fame trainer David Hayes has enjoyed the most incredible Caulfield Cup 2017 result winning the world’s richest mile-and-a-half handicap with 50/1 shot Boom Time who he also owns. Training in partnership with his son Ben and nephew Tom Dabernig, Hayes celebrated his third Caulfield Cup success with Boom Time joining his…

Caulfield Cup 2017 Tipping: Best Roughies

Caulfield Cup 2017 Tipping: Best Roughies

It is a wide open field for the world’s richest mile-and-a-half classic this afternoon in Melbourne, our insider 2017 Caulfield Cup tipping guide on the best roughies to back for the win detailed below. There are currently just three single-figure fancies in the 17-horse field for the Group 1 $3.15 million BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m),…

2017 Caulfield Cup Trifecta Tip: Back These Horses

2017 Caulfield Cup Trifecta Tip: Back These Horses

The Caulfield Cup 2017 will be run and won on Saturday afternoon with 17 stayers facing off in the world’s richest mile-and-a-half handicap, but what three horses will complete the Caulfield Cup trifecta? Due to run as Caulfield Race 8 at 4:30pm (AEDT), this season’s Group 1 $3.15 million BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m) is an…

Caulfield Cup 2017: Lord Fandango Drawn to Win

Caulfield Cup 2017: Lord Fandango Drawn to Win

After a career best performance at the track and distance last weekend the Archie Alexander-trained Herbert Power Stakes winner Lord Fandango has been blessed with the best barrier to take out the 2017 Caulfield Cup on Saturday in an upset. The German-bred Lord Of England entire has had just the six runs down under since…

Boom Time for Debutant Caulfield Cup 2017 Jockey

Boom Time for Debutant Caulfield Cup 2017 Jockey

This Saturday jockey Cory Parish has his maiden ride in a Caulfield Cup field, Lindsay Park booking the Kiwi expat to ride Boom Time in the $3.15 million classic. The David Hayes-led stable has four of the 17 horses in this weekend’s Group 1 BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m) field including the well-drawn lightweight Boom Time…

2017 Caulfield Cup Barriers: Inside Alley an Omen for Harlem

2017 Caulfield Cup Barriers: Inside Alley an Omen for Harlem

Barrier one may look like a favourable gate but when it comes to the inside alley, history is against a win by Harlem in the Caulfield Cup 2017 from the draw this Saturday in Melbourne. The David Hayes-led Lindsay Park stable saddle-up four of the 17 Caulfield Cup horses in this year’s $3.15 million feature…

2017 Caulfield Cup Barrier Draw: Johannes Vermeer in 2

2017 Caulfield Cup Barrier Draw: Johannes Vermeer in 2

The official Caulfield Cup 2017 barrier draw has been completed with Aidan O’Brien’s Irish raider Johannes Vermeer sure to retain favouritism after drawing barrier two. It is a 17 horse field for the Group 1 $3 million BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m) on Saturday after news this morning that the Darren Weir-trained Japanese import Admire Deus…