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Early 2016 Melbourne Cup Tips

Early 2016 Melbourne Cup Tips

Macedon Lodge runner Bondi Beach is on top of early 2016 Melbourne Cup tips, following the completion of the final field and barrier draw for the feature race on Tuesday, this evening. Twenty-four of the world’s best stayers will line up at Flemington Racecourse at 3pm local time on Tuesday for the Melbourne Cup 2016;…

2015 Melbourne Cup Raiders Out to Emulate Vintage Crop

2015 Melbourne Cup Raiders Out to Emulate Vintage Crop

Six of the 11 international Melbourne Cup 2015 raiders in Tuesday’s line-up for the two mile classic at Flemington Racecourse are out to become the first since Vintage Crop to win without the benefit of a previous Australian run. Back in 1993 the Dermot K Weld-trained Irish raider Vintage Crop became the first non-Southern Hemisphere…

Criterion Runs Second Last in Juddmonte International

Criterion Runs Second Last in Juddmonte International

Lindsay Park’s 2015 Cox Plate-bound stallion Criterion ran second last when sixth behind upset winner Arabian Queen overnight in the Juddmonte International at York Racecourse for his final international run before returning home for the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival. The $6 million earner lined-up as an outside chance in the £850,000 Group 1 Juddmonte International…

Undrafted Beats Brazen Beau in 2015 Diamond Jubilee Stakes

Undrafted Beats Brazen Beau in 2015 Diamond Jubilee Stakes

Chris Waller’s star colt Brazen Beau was far from disgraced at England’s Royal Ascot over the weekend when narrowly beaten in the closing stages to run second behind American galloper Undrafted in the Diamond Jubilee Stakes 2015. Waller’s three-year-old son of I Am Invincible was favourite in the markets to win the European Group 1,…

St James’s Palace Stakes Tips and Betting Preview

St James’s Palace Stakes Tips and Betting Preview

Only six runners have been confirmed in the final field for tonight’s Group 1 St James’s Palace Stakes (1600m) at the 2015 Royal Ascot Carnival; figuring as a particularly interesting race from a betting standpoint and offering punters great value for money. Talented Irish three-year-old Gleneagles ($1.55) has returned to racing in exceptional form this…

Williams to Partner Brazen Beau in Diamond Jubilee Stakes

Williams to Partner Brazen Beau in Diamond Jubilee Stakes

Leading Victorian jockey Craig Williams has been confirmed to take the ride on talented three-year-old Brazen Beau should he accept into the final field of the 2015 Group 1 Diamond Jubilee Stakes (1200m) at Royal Ascot next week. Brazen Beau was a standout performer for trainer Chris Waller over the 2015 Autumn Carnival; running second…

Melbourne Cup Jockeys 2012 Statistics & Facts

Melbourne Cup Jockeys 2012 Statistics & Facts

While punters are going crazy over the 24 Melbourne Cup horses in Tuesday’s big race it is important to also consider the form on the 2012 Melbourne Cup jockeys that will be aboard the hopeful stayers in Flemington Race 7. Over the 152-year history of the $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) the…

Will Cavalryman Prove the Best Warrior in 2012 Melbourne Cup?

Will Cavalryman Prove the Best Warrior in 2012 Melbourne Cup?

Godolphin entire Cavalryman heads into the 2012 Melbourne Cup without the fanfare of a number of the other overseas contenders but is an experienced stayer with form on the board. To win the $6 million Melbourne Cup, a horse has to be tough and possess the stamina to run a strong 3200m and the aptly…

Ebor Handicap Winner Willing 2012 Melbourne Cup Contender

Ebor Handicap Winner Willing 2012 Melbourne Cup Contender

The Saeed Bin Suroor-trained Willing Foe has emerged as the latest possible Melbourne Cup 2012 chance from abroad after their smart win in the Ebor Handicap over the weekend in Europe. The lightly-raced Dynaformer five-year-old posted their first win since October 2010 in a tense Ebor Handicap result that was subject to a stewards’ inquiry…

Whitby’s Kiwi Fillies set to Bloom this Spring Carnival

Whitby’s Kiwi Fillies set to Bloom this Spring Carnival

It is going to be a blooming spring racing season for racehorse owner Max Whitby, the Sydney Turf Club (STC) director gearing up for a big Melbourne Spring Carnival thanks to the recent success of his Kiwi fillies Scarlett Lady and Dowager Queen. The star of the two is undoubtedly Savabeel filly Scarlett Lady, the…