News About Cima De Triomphe

Winter Stakes 2012 Nominations Released

Winter Stakes 2012 Nominations Released

A 14-horse nominations list has been announced for this Saturday’s Listed $100,000 2012 Winter Stakes (1400m) at Warwick Farm.

One of the headline acts is Joseph Pride-trained sprinter See The World who is chasing a third consecutive victory after showing impressive form of late.

King Lionheart is nominated to return from a spell in the Winter Stakes this weekend...

Munsef to Miss Sandown Classic

Munsef to Miss Sandown Classic

International galloper Munsef has been withdrawn from this Saturday?s Group 2 Sandown Classic by his owner Dr. Marwan Koukash.

Koukash has decided to bring an end to the eight-year-old gelding?s Australian campaign following his solid 12th place finish in the Melbourne Cup back on November 3.

Munsef?s trainer Ian Williams was still eager to run the stayer in the ...

Scenic Shot Wins Mackinnon Stakes – Race 5 Results

Scenic Shot Wins Mackinnon Stakes – Race 5 Results

Scenic Shot has won the Group One Mackinnon Stakes, beating many horses which were using the Derby Day feature as a final lead-up to next Tuesday’s Melbourne Cup.

Stealing the lead in the turn to the straight, Scenic Shot closed in on race leader Cima De Triomphe to win by two lengths.

The race started out with Sir Slick...

Vigor Will Run Mackinnon Stakes

Vigor Will Run Mackinnon Stakes

Prolific trainer Danny O’Brien has decided to run Vigor in the Group 1 Mackinnon Stakes at Flemington this Saturday.

Despite not wanting to race the five-year-old this close to the illustrious Melbourne Cup next Tuesday, O’Brien has been left with no other choice to gain the O’Reilly gelding an assured start in the famous Flemington feature.

The decision was made ...

Godolphin Assured A Run In Melbourne Cup

Godolphin Assured A Run In Melbourne Cup

Godolphin stables hope that the addition of blinkers will help Crime Scene in his efforts to take home the Melbourne Cup trophy.

The seven year old worked with the blinkers during this morning’s track work at Sandown and it will be decided on Friday whether he will race with them on Tuesday.

Head trainer Saaed Bin Suroor is scheduled to ...

2009 Mackinnon Stakes Final Field & Barrier Draw

2009 Mackinnon Stakes Final Field & Barrier Draw

The final field and barriers for this Saturday’s Group 1 $750 000 Mackinnon Stakes (2000m) were released this morning.

Jockey Brad Rawiller, who lost the ride on AAMI Victoria Derby fancy Extra Zero, still has a mount on Derby Day due to ride Caulfield Cup winner, Bart Cummings-trained Viewed in the weight-for-age Mackinnon. Viewed drew barrier 9 for the ...

Mackinnon Stakes Run For Cox Plate Winner So You Think

Mackinnon Stakes Run For Cox Plate Winner So You Think

Premier trainer Bart “Cups King” Cummings now plans to run Cox Plate winner, three-year-old colt So You Think, in this Saturday’s Group 1 LKS Mackinnon Stakes at Flemington.

The up-and-coming superstar was originally aimed at the Emirates Stakes (1600m) on November 7th for his next start after his sensational two-and-a-half length victory in the Cox Plate, but Cummings ...

International Raiders Still To Tackle Melbourne Cup

International Raiders Still To Tackle Melbourne Cup

The famous Godolphin stable are still entering Crime Scene into the $5.65 Melbourne Cup on November 3 despite the six-year-old gelding finishing sixth in Wednesday’s Geelong Cup behind winner Leica Ding.

The Geelong Cup is considered one of the major trials for the Melbourne Cup and Crime Scene was always going to do it tough as he carried the top ...

Who Are the Top Contenders for Tomorrow’s Caulfield Cup?

Who Are the Top Contenders for Tomorrow’s Caulfield Cup?

With tomorrow’s Caulfield Cup boasting one of the most open fields in history, punters are finding it harder than ever to decide which of the elite runners to back. There has been much support for the international raiders since the barrier draw on Wednesday, but others aren’t so sure. Here we have a look at the top four horses dominating ...

Shifts In Caulfield Cup Betting Markets

Shifts In Caulfield Cup Betting Markets

With the announcement of Saturday’s Caulfield Cup barrier draw earlier this morning, bookmakers have done a major reshuffle in response to the allocations.

Leading online bookmakers now have Cima De Triomphe, Predatory Pricer and Daffodil all sitting as equal favourites for the $2.5million race at $8.50. Predatory Pricer was early favourite before the barriers were decided, but drawing horribly with ...