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Melbourne Cup Betting 2013 – The Roughies

Melbourne Cup Betting 2013 – The Roughies

There has been plenty of talk in the top fancies for Tuesday’s 2013 Melbourne Cup with the likes of the perfectly-drawn favourite Fiorente and the hot-on-her-heels raider Mount Athos dominating the news, but here we take a look at some of the roughies in the pack out for an upset. Melbourne Cup betting favourites have…

Melbourne Cup Hopes Among 2013 Lexus Stakes Nominations

Melbourne Cup Hopes Among 2013 Lexus Stakes Nominations

A field of last chance Melbourne Cup hopes are set to face off in Saturday’s Lexus Stakes 2013, nominations for the Victoria Derby Day support act now out. There is a bumper day’s racing scheduled for Flemington Racecourse this weekend to kick off the four-day Melbourne Cup Carnival, including four Group 1 races. One of…

Underwood Stakes 2013 Field Features 14 Stars

Underwood Stakes 2013 Field Features 14 Stars

A star-studded field of 14 stayers has been accepted for the weekend’s flagship race with a plethora of Group 1 winners to face off in Caulfield’s 2013 Underwood Stakes. Bringing proceedings to a close as Race 9 at 4:55pm (AEST) on Saturday, this year’s $400,000 Group 1 Hyland Race Colours Underwood Stakes (1800m) is shaping…

2013 Melbourne Cup Goal for Ethiopia

2013 Melbourne Cup Goal for Ethiopia

Ethiopia trainer Pat Carey lost no heart from his charge’s 17th-place finish in Saturday’s Doncaster Mile but will send him to the paddock to regroup ahead of a spring campaign that will see him take a shot at the 2013 Melbourne Cup. The Doncaster was the four-year-old’s only start of the autumn and Carey attributed…

No 2012 Melbourne Cup for Ethiopia

No 2012 Melbourne Cup for Ethiopia

Melbourne trainer Pat Carey will remain patient with Australian Derby winner Ethiopia, electing not to enter his stable star in either the 2012 Caulfield Cup or Melbourne Cup. Carey has no doubt the four-year-old is developing into an excellent stayer but will save the prestigious cups events for later in Ethiopia’s career. The talented youngster…

Ethiopia Wins 2012 Australian Derby

Ethiopia Wins 2012 Australian Derby

Highly promising gelding Ethiopia has upset the favourites in the Group 1 $1.5 million Australian Derby at Royal Randwick Racecourse in Sydney today. It was a breakthrough win for the for the Pat Carey-trained horse who had signalled his potential as a stayer when running second in the Alister Clark Stakes at Moonee Valley on…