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Kareeming Targets Mornington Cup 2016

Kareeming Targets Mornington Cup 2016

Mornington’s Pat Carey will target his home town cup in April with Kareeming who kicks off a 2016 Morning Cup bid in the Chester Manifold Stakes at Flemington Racecourse this weekend. The five-year-old Nadeem gelding is one of just nine final acceptors for Saturday’s $120,000 Listed Chester Manifold Stakes (1400m) that is due to jump…

The United States Tops 2015 Naturalism Stakes Odds

The United States Tops 2015 Naturalism Stakes Odds

In an open market for a race offering a Caulfield Cup ballot exemption to the winner, the Robert Hickmott-trained import The United States is current favourite to take out Saturday’s Naturalism Stakes 2015 in Melbourne. Racing at 4:45pm (AEST) as Caulfield Race 8, this year’s Naturalism Stakes is known as the $150,000 Group 3 Bendigo…

Midweek Return for 2015 Cox Plate Nominated Ethiopia

Midweek Return for 2015 Cox Plate Nominated Ethiopia

Pat Carey’s former Group 1 winner and Cox Plate 2015 nominated Ethiopia will make a quiet return to racing as a seven-year-old this Wednesday in a Sandown-Lakeside midweek run over 1400m. The now veteran son of Helenus boasts just the one win from his light 18-start career to date, Ethiopia scoring the bulk of his…

The Bart Cummings Betting Preview and Tips

The Bart Cummings Betting Preview and Tips

Just nine runners remain in contention for Saturday’s Group 3 The Bart Cummings (2520m) at Flemington Racecourse, offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Having returned to peak form with an impressive last start victory, classy kiwi import Who Shot Thebarman has opened as and…

The Bart Cummings Final Field and Barrier Draw

The Bart Cummings Final Field and Barrier Draw

Just ten classy stayers have been confirmed in the final field for this weekend’s Group 3 The Bart Cummings (2520m) at Flemington Racecourse, highlighted by the inclusion of several hopeful 2014 Melbourne Cup contestants. Charging home to finish a credible seventh in the 2013 edition of the Race that Stops a Nation, Ethiopia has been…

Ethiopia Out to Pass 2014 Melbourne Cup Ballot

Ethiopia Out to Pass 2014 Melbourne Cup Ballot

Despite no clear Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival having been mapped out for 2012 Australian Derby winner Ethiopia, trainer Pat Carey has the galloper in the mix for the Melbourne Cup 2014 and will look to get him past the first ballot clause before the first Tuesday of November. The now six-year-old son of Helenus is…

2014 Mornington Cup Prelude Weights Released

2014 Mornington Cup Prelude Weights Released

Ethiopia could have the chance to record his first win in almost two years after being included in the 2014 Mornington Cup Prelude nominations. Ethiopia broke his maiden with a win in the 2012 Group 1 Australian Derby (2400m), but has been unable to record another race victory in eleven subsequent starts. The Helenus gelding…

Ethiopia Travels Toward Australian Cup 2014

Ethiopia Travels Toward Australian Cup 2014

Pat Carey’s former Australian Derby winner Ethiopia will look to break a two year drought this coming Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival where they’ll target the 2014 Australian Cup in March. The Mornington-based Carey has named the $1 million Group 1 Darley Australian Cup (2000m) on March 8 as a major autumn aim for his rising…

Complete 2013 Melbourne Cup Results – Finishing Order

Complete 2013 Melbourne Cup Results – Finishing Order

Fiorente has won the $6 million Melbourne Cup at Flemington Racecourse today November 5, 2013. The five-year-old burst through the pack to win the 2013 Melbourne Cup by close to a length ahead of a gutsy Red Cadeaux, who placed in second. It was the second time in three years that Red Cadeaux finished second,…

Melbourne Cup Start on Line for Lexus Stakes Field 2013

Melbourne Cup Start on Line for Lexus Stakes Field 2013

A 15-horse field of stayers has been accepted to run in the $300,000 Group 3 Lexus Stakes (2500m) at Flemington this Saturday, many of which are after the 2013 Melbourne Cup ballot exemption on offer to the winner. Running at 12:45pm (AEST) as the third race on the Victoria Derby Day race program this year,…