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Jockeys Aim For Further Glory in 2012 Melbourne Cup

Jockeys Aim For Further Glory in 2012 Melbourne Cup

A Melbourne Cup victory can define the career of a jockey and one lucky rider will add his name to the history books today. Some jockeys, like Rhys Mcleod who will ride Ethiopia, are making their Melbourne Cup debut while Jim Cassidy has been riding in the race for almost thirty years. Only six of…

International Melbourne Cup Horses Considered Leading Chances

International Melbourne Cup Horses Considered Leading Chances

The Melbourne Cup has been dominated by international horses in the last few years and if tomorrows race result reflects the 2012 Melbourne Cup betting market this will continue in 2012. The first four lines of betting in the 2012 Melbourne Cup betting market at are filled with internationally-trained horses with Maluckyday the most fancied…

Melbourne Cup Hopes Head 2012 Geelong Cup Field

Melbourne Cup Hopes Head 2012 Geelong Cup Field

On Wednesday a small but imposing field of seven quality stayers will run towards the Melbourne Cup on the first Tuesday of November when they take place in the Geelong Cup 2012. This year’s $300,000 Group 3 Geelong Cup (2400m) is due to run as Geelong Race 7 at 4:00pm (AEST) and punters and form…

2012 Geelong Cup Prize Money Boost

2012 Geelong Cup Prize Money Boost

One of the crucial Melbourne Cup qualifying races will be worth an additional $75,000 this spring with the Geelong Cup 2012 having had a significant prize money boost. Due to run on Wednesday October 24 the Group 3 Geelong Cup (2400m) has had its total stakes raised from $225,000 to $300,000 confirming itself as one…

Cup Consolation Bonus for 2011 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Winner

Cup Consolation Bonus for 2011 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Winner

This Saturday the Melbourne Cup Carnival concludes with a crack nine-race Emirates Stakes Day program at Flemington where one of the major support races features five gallopers eligible for a $100,000 bonus if they win the $250,000 Group 3 Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2600m). The bonus is being offered by Racing Victoria to any horse whose…

Cumani’s Melbourne Cup Castoffs in Queen Elizabeth Stakes 2011 Field

Cumani’s Melbourne Cup Castoffs in Queen Elizabeth Stakes 2011 Field

This Saturday two European stablemates from the stables of Luca Cumani who missed a start in the 2011 Melbourne Cup, gallant great Bauer and former Chilean galloper Sahara Sun, will get a chance to hand their connections a minor consolation prize by winning the $250,000 Group 3 Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2600m). One of four Group…

Mourayan Scratched from 2011 Melbourne Cup Field

Mourayan Scratched from 2011 Melbourne Cup Field

Lloyd Williams has lost one of his two representatives in the 2011 Melbourne Cup field with his smart stayer Mourayan the first official withdrawal from today’s $6 million Flemington feature. Mourayan was horse No. 10 in the Melbourne Cup field, and their scratching from the ‘race that stops a nation’ means that just 23 horses…

No Bauer But Can Luca Cumani Still Win Melbourne Cup 2011?

No Bauer But Can Luca Cumani Still Win Melbourne Cup 2011?

After concerns earlier in the year that quarantine issues would force an international no-show in Flemington’s showcase race, the 2011 Melbourne Cup field now features a record 11 overseas raiders including two from the stables of high-profile European horseman Luca Cumani. Originally hailing from Italy but now based at Newmarket in England, Cumani has prepared…

Official 24-Horse Melbourne Cup Field 2011

Official 24-Horse Melbourne Cup Field 2011

The final acceptances for Melbourne’s showcase spring carnival showdown, the $6 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m), were taken by Racing Victoria this afternoon and below the Races.com.au team have the official 2011 Melbourne Cup Field. Unsurprisingly, a capacity field of 24 have been accepted for the ‘race that stops a nation’ with defending…

Melbourne Cup 2011 Field Update – Sahara Sun & Linton Withdraw

Melbourne Cup 2011 Field Update – Sahara Sun & Linton Withdraw

With the countdown on for the 2011 Melbourne Cup at Flemington next Tuesday, the final field is beginning to take shape with the official withdrawal of two horses inside the top 24 on the order of entry – the Luca Cumani-trained Sahara Sun and the Lloyd Williams-owned Linton. Chilean Derby runner-up Sahara Sun was 24th…