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2015 Melbourne Cup Too Early for Bathyrhon

2015 Melbourne Cup Too Early for Bathyrhon

Swedish trainer Pia Brandt has declared the Melbourne Cup 2015 as coming around too soon for her progressive stayer Bathyrhon but has long term plans to target next year’s edition of the ‘race that stops a nation’ down under. A five-year-old son of Monsun, Bathyrhon was last seen racing at Royal Ascot earlier this month…

Buick Expects Gatewood to Finish First Six in 2014 Melbourne Cup

Buick Expects Gatewood to Finish First Six in 2014 Melbourne Cup

William Buick will ride Gatewood in the Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) Tuesday afternoon at Flemington, and the jockey is confident the seven-year-old can finish in the first six. Buick rode the entire in trackwork on Sunday morning at Werribee, noting he was pleased with the feel he gave him. While he is in…

Can Gatewood Win 2014 Melbourne Cup Trophy for OTI?

Can Gatewood Win 2014 Melbourne Cup Trophy for OTI?

OTI Racing have four outside chances in tomorrow’s Melbourne Cup 2014 field including John Gosden’s UK raider Gatewood, but will the galloper’s outstanding form back home hold up when he returns to Australian racing? It was a disaster day for the Terry Henderson and Simon O’Donnell Australian ownership syndication OTI on Saturday with horror gates…

Gatewood Best of OTI’s 2014 Melbourne Cup Horses

Gatewood Best of OTI’s 2014 Melbourne Cup Horses

Part-owner and manager of Australia’s OTI Racing Terry Henderson has declared their UK raider Gatewood as the best of the four Melbourne Cup 2014 s the stable is saddling up on Tuesday at Flemington Racecourse. In a horror result at yesterday’s Melbourne Cup barrier draw, connections of the four OTI-owned horses pulled out three of…

Dour Brambles on Track for Melbourne Cup 2014 Back-Up

Dour Brambles on Track for Melbourne Cup 2014 Back-Up

One of four OTI-owned 2014 Melbourne Cup horses drawn out wide for Tuesday’s Flemington feature, Brambles is on track for the two mile acid test despite a lackluster Victoria Derby Day run. OTI are represented in this year’s $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) by international raiders Gatewood (barrier 22) and Au Revoir…

2014 Melbourne Cup Barrier Draw Completed

2014 Melbourne Cup Barrier Draw Completed

The 2014 Melbourne Cup barrier draw has been completed, confirming the capacity field of 24 with gates for Tuesday’s Race That Stops a Nation at Flemington Racecourse. Charging home to secure an exceptional victory in the Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) last time out on October 18th, talented Japanese raider Admire Rakti is offered a…

Gatewood Gears Up for Melbourne Cup 2014

Gatewood Gears Up for Melbourne Cup 2014

Despite the likelihood of a firm Flemington track for the 2014 Melbourne Cup next Tuesday, Australian connections of the OTI Racing-owned, John Gosden-trained UK raider Gatewood are confident the stallion can make an impact in the ‘race that stops a nation’. There are still officially 38 horses heading towards a run in the capacity 24-starter…

Sandown over Melbourne Cup 2014 for Renew

Sandown over Melbourne Cup 2014 for Renew

Final emergency for Saturday’s Caulfield Cup field, the Marco Botti-trained international raider Renew has been confirmed as no longer targeting the Melbourne Cup with Aussie connections instead eying a win in the 2014 Sandown Cup. Today the OTI-owned UK raider was confirmed as the fourth and last emergency for this weekend’s $3 million Group 1…

OTI Racing Imports Vying for 2014 Caulfield Cup

OTI Racing Imports Vying for 2014 Caulfield Cup

OTI Racing looks set to invade the Melbourne Cup Carnival once again after flying in European horses Renew and Van Percy. The pair is in quarantine at Werribee after arriving alongside the first European contingent of horses last Saturday. Simon O’Donnell, OTI Racing director, visited the Werribee Racecourse Tuesday morning to see how the two…

Gatewood Confirmed For 2014 Melbourne Cup

Gatewood Confirmed For 2014 Melbourne Cup

After missing out on a run in the world’s richest handicap two years ago a Melbourne Cup 2014 assignment has been all but confirmed for the OTI-owned raider Gatewood after their win in France over the weekend. Sunday night saw the John Gosden-trained Galileo stallion post their eighth career win with a tidy two length…