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Americain to Face Four Rivals in 2011 Zipping Classic Field

Americain to Face Four Rivals in 2011 Zipping Classic Field

Half of the horses nominated for the Zipping Classic 2011 at Sandown this Saturday have dropped out of contention at acceptance stage, sure-to-be favourite and former Melbourne Cup winner Americain to face only four rivals. In a field emulating the size of a Black Caviar race these days, the $350,000 Group 2 Zipping Classic (2400m)…

Melbourne Cup 2011-Bound Bauer Eases in Geelong Cup Odds

Melbourne Cup 2011-Bound Bauer Eases in Geelong Cup Odds

On Wednesday Luca Cumani’s crowd favourite Bauer will run in the 2011 Geelong Cup in a do-or-die bid to get a second shot at the world’s richest handicap, the $6 million Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m). The always gallant nine-year-old grey galloper is one of 13 stayers engaged in the $225,000 Group 3 Geelong Cup…