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2015 Melbourne Cup Favourite Fame Game Can Deliver

2015 Melbourne Cup Favourite Fame Game Can Deliver

Connections of 2015 Melbourne Cup favourite Fame Game are confident that he can live up to the hype and salute in the Group 1 event at Flemington on Tuesday.

Fame Game remains a dominant favourite in 2015 Melbourne Cup betting markets. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Fame Game was stamped as a leading Melbourne Cup contender as soon as connections ...

Happy Trails Peaking for Australian Cup 2015

Happy Trails Peaking for Australian Cup 2015

Trainer Paul Beshara is brimming with confidence pre-2015 Australian Cup this weekend with his evergreen veteran Happy Trails in peak fitness for the Group 1 Flemington run.

Happy Trails is after his fourth Group 1 trophy in Saturday’s Australian Cup 2015 at Flemington Racecourse. Photo: Sarah Ebbett.

A triple Group 1 winner, seven-year-old Good Journey gelding Happy Trails is ...

Protectionist Under 2015 Peter Young Stakes Odds Says Lees

Protectionist Under 2015 Peter Young Stakes Odds Says Lees

Newcastle horseman Kris Lees is warning punters at Caulfield ahead of Saturday’s Peter Young Stakes 2015 believing his race favourite Protectionist is under the odds first-up over the distance.

Returning Melbourne Cup winner Protectionist could be vulnerable over 1800m in Saturday’s 2015 Peter Young Stakes according to his trainer Kris Lees. Photo: Sarah Ebbett.

German import Protectionist made an immediate ...

2015 Peter Young Stakes Field: Protectionist Returns

2015 Peter Young Stakes Field: Protectionist Returns

Kris Lees’ German import and reigning Melbourne Cup winner Protectionist returns to racing on Saturday as the headline acceptor for Caulfield’s Peter Young Stakes 2015 on Blue Diamond Stakes Day.

2015 Australian Cup claims go on the line for reigning Melbourne Cup winner Protectionist in Saturday’s Peter Young Stakes. Photo: Sarah Ebbett.

Due to jump at 4:35pm ...

Protectionist Leads 2015 Peter Young Stakes Nominations

Protectionist Leads 2015 Peter Young Stakes Nominations

Reigning Melbourne Cup winner Protectionist headlines the Peter Young Stakes 2015 nominations for Caulfield this weekend with the now Kris Lees-trained import kicking off his Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival campaign.

Melbourne Cup winner Protectionist is after a first-up win in the 2015 Peter Young Stakes this weekend like Fiorente did last autumn off a win in the world’s richest ...

Lees Leans Towards Aussie Hoop for Protectionist

Lees Leans Towards Aussie Hoop for Protectionist

Newcastle’s Kris Lees confirmed on Wednesday morning that an Australian hoop was more likely to partner his 2015 Australian Cup-bound import Protectionist over English jockey Ryan Moore this Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival.

Englishman Ryan Moore is “unlikely” to ride Melbourne Cup winner Protectionist again this autumn according to the horse’s new trainer Kris Lees. Photo: Sarah Ebbett.

Lees ...

Protectionist Primed for Autumn Following Impressive Trial

Protectionist Primed for Autumn Following Impressive Trial

The Group 2 Peter Young Stakes (1800m) continues to look more likely as a first point of call for Melbourne Cup champion Protectionist this time in following an impressive barrier trial victory over 1200m at Newcastle on Monday morning.

Protectionist is likely to line up for the Group 2 Peter Young Stakes first-up. Photo: Sarah Ebbett

Jumping from the gates ...

Protectionist Leads 2015 Australian Cup Nominations

Protectionist Leads 2015 Australian Cup Nominations

German raider turned Australian-trained staying champion and Melbourne Cup winner Protectionist is the headline nomination taken for the Australian Cup 2015 this week, the Flemington feature to run in mid-March on Super Saturday.

Melbourne Cup winner Protectionist is the headline 2015 Australian Cup nomination taken this week for the mid-March clash at Flemington. Photo: Steve Hart.

A key meeting ...

Updated 2014 Melbourne Cup Betting: Protectionist Top European

Updated 2014 Melbourne Cup Betting: Protectionist Top European

Andreas Wohler’s German visitor Protectionist is the shortest priced of the European raiders left in the Melbourne Cup 2014 betting markets for Flemington Race 7 at 3:00pm (AEDT) this afternoon in Victoria.

Protectionist is looking to become the first German-trained Melbourne Cup winner in 2014. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

There were originally 11 international raiders in the capacity ...

Admire Rakti Draws Melbourne Cup Barrier 8

Admire Rakti Draws Melbourne Cup Barrier 8

Odds on the Japanese-trained Caulfield Cup winner Admire Rakti are set to firm following the 2014 Melbourne Cup barrier draw, the stallion coming up trumps with barrier eight for next Tuesday’s two mile classic.

2014 Melbourne Cup favourite Admire Rakti is drawn in barrier eight for Tuesday’s two mile showdown. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Barriers for all 24 ...