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Payne to Prepare 2014 Melbourne Cup-Bound Zanbagh

Payne to Prepare 2014 Melbourne Cup-Bound Zanbagh

Plume-based horseman Patrick Payne has taken over the training of the former Guy Walter-trained filly Zanbagh who he’ll prepare for a shot at the Melbourne Cup 2014 this spring.

Zanbagh (outside) is 2014 Melbourne Cup-bound this spring. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

After the sad death of Walter days after he won the Doomben Cup with star mare Streama, ...

Williams Taken With Cox Plate Hope’s Commanding Trial

Williams Taken With Cox Plate Hope’s Commanding Trial

Ace hoop Craig Williams is even more excited about the first-up chances of resuming mare Commanding Jewel this weekend after partnering with the 2013 Cox Plate-bound champ in a Tuesday morning hitout in Melbourne.

Craig Williams is excited to partner with Commanding Jewel first-up in Saturday's Carlyon Stakes. Photo: Steve Hart.

The Leon Corstens-trained daughter of Commands is ...

Bombalatomba’s 2012 Australian Guineas Target

Bombalatomba’s 2012 Australian Guineas Target

Cranbourne trainer Chris Hyland has big autumn plans for his progressive three-year-old Bombalatomba with the Australian Guineas 2012 looking more than just a pie in the sky goal following the youngster’s solid win at Sandown over the weekend.

Posting their second career victory from just six starts the Fast ‘N’ Famous gelding, purchased by Hyland for NZ$40,000, held on to ...

Cups King Relies on German for 13th Melbourne Cup Winner

Cups King Relies on German for 13th Melbourne Cup Winner

Maestro trainer Bart Cummings nominated just five stayers from his Flemington stables for the 2011 Melbourne Cup when entries for the iconic spring showdown closed on Thursday, German import Illo adding interest to the Cups King’s attempt at collecting an unprecedented 13th Loving Trophy this November.

Precedence is the shortest-priced of Cummings Melbourne Cup 2011 entries

Cummings, 83, already ...

You Think ‘Whobe’ Can Win Cox Plate 2011

You Think ‘Whobe’ Can Win Cox Plate 2011

Mark Kavanagh’s ultra consistent galloper Whobegotyou was one of the stars among the 2011 Cox Plate nominations yesterday, the son of Street Cry set to return to Moonee Valley this Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival to have a third crack at the $3 million weight-for-age feature with or without the acceptance of dual defending champion So You Think.

Whobegotyou ...