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Williams Tips Dunaden for 2011 Hong Kong Vase

Williams Tips Dunaden for 2011 Hong Kong Vase

Ace Australian hoop Craig Williams is excited to get back in the saddle of French stayer Dunaden, tipping this year’s Melbourne Cup hero as the horse to beat in Sunday’s Hong Kong Vase 2011 at Sha Tin. Williams missed the winning Melbourne Cup ride, and the chance to become the first jockey to secure the…

So You Think Seals Arc Favouritism

So You Think Seals Arc Favouritism

Former champion Australian racehorse So You Think stormed into favouritism to win the prestigious Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe after another emphatic victory in Ireland. Transferred to the care of leading Irish trainer Aiden O’Brien at the end of last year having previously been trained by the ‘Cups King’ Bart Cummings, dual Cox Plate winner…

2010 Melbourne Cup Form at Flemington Track

2010 Melbourne Cup Form at Flemington Track

There are lots of things to consider when placing your bets on the 2010 Melbourne Cup today, but one of the most important factors is the Melbourne Cup form of the horses at the Flemington track. The $6 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) is scheduled as Race 7 at Flemington today, due to…

Melbourne Cup Odds & Market Movers

Melbourne Cup Odds & Market Movers

Big money is starting to pour in for the top 2010 Melbourne Cup horses with the countdown to the 150th running of the world’s most famous handicap now well and truly underway, which has affected the Melbourne Cup odds at bookies around the country. Our preferred online bookmaker offering Tote + 20% on the Melbourne…

Will Campanologist Win the 2010 Melbourne Cup for Godolphin?

Will Campanologist Win the 2010 Melbourne Cup for Godolphin?

Powerful racing stable Godolphin have two runners in the 2010 Melbourne Cup field as they seek that elusive Loving Trophy, of the duo Campanologist is their top rated chance but can he provide them with a Melbourne Cup win tomorrow? Having had three Melbourne Cup runners-up over the years and one third placegetter, Godolphin have…

How to Pick the 2010 Melbourne Cup Winner – Melbourne Cup Facts & Stats

How to Pick the 2010 Melbourne Cup Winner – Melbourne Cup Facts & Stats

Punters can study the 2010 Melbourne Cup Form all day and night until the 150th edition of the world’s richest handicap jumps as Race 7 at Flemington tomorrow, but for a simple way to pick the Melbourne Cup winner check out the facts and figures below! Multiple Melbourne Cup Winners: Only five horses have won…

International Horses in 2010 Melbourne Cup Field

International Horses in 2010 Melbourne Cup Field

Nine international horses trained outside of Australia and New Zealand will take to the Flemington track for Race 7 tomorrow as part of the 24-horse 2010 Melbourne Cup field. The record number of overseas raiders looking to win the 150th Melbourne Cup means there is a strong chance the most famous Australian horse race and…

2010 Melbourne Cup Odds and Betting Moves

2010 Melbourne Cup Odds and Betting Moves

With just over 24 hours to go until the great race, punters have started to back their Melbourne Cup picks. The Tabcorp owned has had some interesting moves in the market. Bart Cummings trained champion So You Think has been backed from $4 into $3.40. The weight of money so far for So You Think…

Jockey Frankie Dettori Arrives in Australia to Ride Holberg in 2010 Melbourne Cup

Jockey Frankie Dettori Arrives in Australia to Ride Holberg in 2010 Melbourne Cup

Star European jockey Frankie Dettori has arrived in Australia ready to ride Holberg in the 2010 Melbourne Cup at Flemington Racecourse tomorrow, Tuesday November 2. Five-year-old Halling entire Holberg is Melbourne Cup horse number 19 in the 24-horse Melbourne Cup field for tomorrow’s $6 million showdown. Dettori is the number one rider for the revered…

International Horses in the 2010 Melbourne Cup Field

International Horses in the 2010 Melbourne Cup Field

This year, like the last 15 years or so, it is fashionable to attract international runners to the Melbourne Cup seemingly at the expense of some good local candidates. In the past they have had some success but how does this year’s lot shape up. In our view the 2010 Melbourne Cup field is the…