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2016 Melbourne Cup Betting Update

2016 Melbourne Cup Betting Update

Hartnell remains on top of 2016 Melbourne Cup betting markets after he finished second behind Winx in the Cox Plate at Moonee Valley this afternoon.

Hartnell remains on top of Melbourne Cup betting following his defeat in the 2016 Cox Plate. Photo by: Steve Hart

Hartnell was no match for Winx in the final stages of the Cox Plate – ...

Waterhouse Delighted with Melbourne Cup Favourite The Offer

Waterhouse Delighted with Melbourne Cup Favourite The Offer

Australia’s leading lady of racing Gai Waterhouse knows it is only early days with the 2014 Melbourne Cup still a couple of months away but she’s already delighted with the work current favour The Offer is putting in.

The Offer is Gai Waterhouse's chance at a second Melbourne Cup win in as many years this November. Photo: Steve Hart.

Waterhouse ...

Melbourne Cup Weights 2014 – How The Mares Fared

Melbourne Cup Weights 2014 – How The Mares Fared

Earlier today Racing Victoria’s chief handicapper Greg Carpenter released the 2014 Melbourne Cup weights with the heaviest weighted mare for the Flemington feature being Silent Achiever with 56.5kg.

Silent Achiever is the heaviest weighted mare for the 2014 Melbourne Cup this November. Photo: Steve Hart.

In his 10th year allocating the weights for the world’s richest handicap, Carpenter handicapped ...

Underwood Stakes 2011 Field & Barriers Favour Melbourne Cup Favourite

Underwood Stakes 2011 Field & Barriers Favour Melbourne Cup Favourite

Melbourne racing this weekend at Caulfield is headlined by the 2011 Underwood Stakes, a star-studded field of 15 acceptors in the weight-for-age feature including the current Melbourne Cup 2011 favourite Shamrocker.

Melbourne Cup favourite Shamrocker races second-up in the 2011 Underwood Stakes this Saturday

Danny O’Brien’s classy O’Reilly mare Shamrocker sits at the top of the odds for ...

Littorio Leads Caulfield Cup 2011 Ballot & First Declarations

Littorio Leads Caulfield Cup 2011 Ballot & First Declarations

Connections of last Saturday’s upset Makybe Diva Stakes winner have opted to keep Littorio in contention for the 2011 Caulfield Cup, the seven-year-old now sitting at the top of the ballot for the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival’s $2.5 million handicap showdown next month.

Littorio is the only horse still in contention for the 2011 Caulfield Cup to be ...

Melbourne Cup 2011 Challenge Starts for Scarlett Lady

Melbourne Cup 2011 Challenge Starts for Scarlett Lady

Second-favourite to win the 2011 Melbourne Cup this spring, Graeme Rogerson’s well-performing Kiwi mare Scarlett Lady is set to resume racing for the season at home this Saturday, the Queensland Oaks winner taking on a tough field of rivals in the Group 1 Makfi Challenge Stakes (1400m) at Hawke’s Bay.

Jimmy Choux (pictured) is one of the rivals ...

McDonald Weighs in on Melbourne Cup 2011

McDonald Weighs in on Melbourne Cup 2011

Kiwi riding marvel James McDonald is eagerly awaiting the biggest moment of his jockeying career, the 2011 Melbourne Cup, but to guarantee the mount on Queensland Oaks winner Scarlett Lady the ace apprentice must watch his weight.

Flemington Racecourse - where McDonald hopes to be on Scarlett Lady for the 2011 Melbourne Cup

Graeme Rogerson’s boom Savabeel mare ...

Shamrocker to Emerge Spring Carnival Boss

Shamrocker to Emerge Spring Carnival Boss

Dual Group 1 winning mare Shamrocker has the potential to rule over the weight-for-age features of this year’s Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival according to triple Melbourne Cup winning jockey Glen Boss.

Glen Boss and Shamrocker will get a chance to add to their Group 1 tally together this spring

Boss, most famous for his association with glamour mare and ...

Shootoff Set to Kick Off Cox Plate 2011 Crusade

Shootoff Set to Kick Off Cox Plate 2011 Crusade

Graeme Rogerson may be focused on getting his star mare Scarlett Lady to the Melbourne Cup this spring, but he is also keeping a close eye on the preparation of his Queensland Derby winner Shootoff who is heading towards the 2011 Cox Plate.

Shootoff is heading towards the 2011 Cox Plate

Rogerson enjoyed a stunning Brisbane Winter Carnival, Scarlett ...

Scarlett Lady Aiming For Melbourne Cup 2011

Scarlett Lady Aiming For Melbourne Cup 2011

Queensland Oaks winning filly Scarlett Lady will look to match the feats of Kiwi mare Ethereal by winning the Caulfield and Melbourne Cups during the 2011 Melbourne Spring carnival.

Trainer Graham Rogerson yesterday laid out his plans for the mare who has now won her last six starts.

Scarlett Lady will resume from her spell in New Zealand on August ...