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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 the twenty-four jockeys riding ...

The Bart Cummings 2012 Betting Tips

The Bart Cummings 2012 Betting Tips

One of the key support races on the Turnbull Stakes Day program at Flemington on Saturday will be the 2012 The Bart Cummings, the Races.com.au team’s tips for the Melbourne Cup prep race detailed below.

Tanby is a great place bet for The Bart Cummings 2012 this weekend

Set to jump at 2:20pm as Flemington Race 4, the $120,000 ...

Melbourne Cup Winner Efficient Retired

Melbourne Cup Winner Efficient Retired

Gallant old 2007 Melbourne Cup winner Efficient has been retired from racing today due to an old leg injury returning.

2007 Melbourne Cup winner Efficient has been retired from racing

The always popular Lloyd Williams-owned grey is best known for their victory in the ‘race that stops a nation’ back in the spring of 2007 when the famous Melbourne ...

Exceptionally Tops 2012 The Bart Cummings Odds

Exceptionally Tops 2012 The Bart Cummings Odds

Progressive staying mare Exceptionally has opened the clear favourite to win the latest spring cups lead-up and beat home a big field in The Bart Cummings 2012 at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday.

Bendigo Cup winner Tanby is the second favourite for the 2012 The Bart Cummings on Saturday

The Terry & Karina O’Sullivan-trained Ekraar six-year-old will be racing in ...

The Metropolitan 2012 Betting – Can’t Split Top Two

The Metropolitan 2012 Betting – Can’t Split Top Two

Sydney hosts “Super Saturday” at Randwick this weekend, with nine exciting races and none are more anticipated than the Group 1 2012 Metropolitan (2400m).

The $400,000 staying test has attracted plenty of quality horses and the two favourites in betting are currently impossible to split.

Glencadam Gold and Lamasery are both being offered at $4.20 at bookmaker.com.au after showing strong ...

The Bart Cummings 2012 Final Field & Barriers

The Bart Cummings 2012 Final Field & Barriers

The latest Melbourne Cup lead-up race will run at Flemington this Saturday with a smart field of stayers engaged for the 2012 The Bart Cummings.

2007 Melbourne Cup winner Efficient races in the 2012 The Bart Cummings at Flemington this Saturday

Due to jump at 2:20pm as Flemington Race 4 the $120,000 Listed The Bart Cummings (2520m) winner will ...

Efficient Heads 2012 The Bart Cummings Nominations

Efficient Heads 2012 The Bart Cummings Nominations

Winner of the 2007 Melbourne Cup, evergreen nine-year-old Efficient will continue with their sixth Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival campaign running in The Bart Cummings 2012 at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday.

2007 Melbourne Cup winner Efficient runs in the 2012 The Bart Cummings at Flemington this weekend

Run at the same track as the world famous $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates ...

Melbourne Cup Order Of Entry 2012 Released

Melbourne Cup Order Of Entry 2012 Released

Racing Victoria has released the first 2012 Melbourne Cup order of entry for the world’s richest handicap with early favourites Mount Athos and Green Moon both assured of a start in the 24-horse final field at Flemington on the first Tuesday of November.

Second favourite Green Moon is assured of a spot in the Melbourne Cup field for 2012

Earlier ...

Winchester Takes Next 2012 Spring Cups Step

Winchester Takes Next 2012 Spring Cups Step

John Sadler’s imported spring cups hopefuls Winchester is gearing up for their debut down under this weekend after the stallion was given a searching gallop at Caulfield on Tuesday morning.

Formerly prepared in America by Christophe Clemet, Theatrical stallion Winchester joined Sadler’s Flemington stables earlier this year having had 22 starts overseas for six wins – the most recent ...

2012 Naturalism Stakes Nominees Chase Caulfield Cup Ballot Exemption

2012 Naturalism Stakes Nominees Chase Caulfield Cup Ballot Exemption

32 horses have nominated for a start in the 2012 Naturalism Stakes at Caulfield Racecourse this Saturday September 22, 2012.

The horses will be looking to gain a ballot exemption for the $2.5 million Caulfield Cup next month.

Included in the 2012 Naturalism Stakes is Robert Hickmott’s Efficient.

Efficient is nominated for the 2012 Naturalism Stakes.

Efficient, who ...