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2016 Melbourne Cup Day Results: Almandin is the 2016 Melbourne Cup Winner

2016 Melbourne Cup Day Results: Almandin is the 2016 Melbourne Cup Winner

2016 Melbourne Cup Day boasts an exciting ten race card at Flemington Racecourse today, highlighted by the world’s richest two-mile race at 3:00pm AEDT. It is overcast on 2016 Melbourne Cup Day, however a combined total of only 1.8mm of rain through the last week has seen the Flemington track rated a ‘Good 4’. The…

2014 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes Betting Preview and Tips

2014 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes Betting Preview and Tips

The 2014 Group 1 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes headlines a strong Flemington card this weekend and will see a return to the track for the first time in 2014 for several leading contenders. Classy four-year-old Samaready produced a memorable 2013 Spring campaign, Claiming the Group 1 Moir Stakes (1200m) before suffering an exercise-induced haemorrhage partway through…

2014 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes Field And Barrier Draw Released

2014 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes Field And Barrier Draw Released

The 2014 Black Caviar Lightning Stakesfield and barrier draw has been released; with 13 talented sprinters set to contest the Group 1 event at Flemington on Saturday. Talented sprinter Shamexpress is on top of the 2014 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes final field and will looking to maintain his excellent record down the famous Flemington straight….

Kuroshio a Chance to return for Oakleigh Plate

Kuroshio a Chance to return for Oakleigh Plate

Having not been seen since a disappointing ninth in the Flemington Fling (1000m) on Melbourne Cup day, exciting sprinter Kuroshio has been highlighted as a possibility for the Group 1 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) at Caulfield on February 22nd by trainer Peter Snowden. Most notably claiming the Group 2 McEwan Stakes (1000m) from Moment Of Change…

Samaready On Course to Claim First-Up Group 1 Glory

Samaready On Course to Claim First-Up Group 1 Glory

Victorian trainer Mick Price is confident classy mare Samaready can perform from the outset and score a memorable first-up victory in this weekend’s Group 1 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes (1000m) at Flemington. Having not been seen competitively since pulling up lame in last year’s Group 1 Manikato Stakes (1200m) in October, Samaready trialled particularly well…

2014 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes Nominations Released

2014 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes Nominations Released

The 2014 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes nominations have been released; with fourteen sprinters a chance of contesting the Group 1 event at Flemington this weekend. Headlining the nominations is talented mare Samaready, who is set to return to the races for the first time since she suffered an exercise induced pulmonary haemorrhage during the running of…